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Know How Cyber Thieves Steal Gift Card Balances
Security vendor Distil Networks announced on March 24 that it has discovered an automated bot it is calling Gift GhostBot that is being used to steal retail gift card balances in a global attack. Gift cards have once again caused quite a headache for retailers, as cyber criminals are using a botn..
Zyxel Launches Indoor Night Vision Camera
Networking company Zyxel Communications on Monday launched Aurora, an indoor night vision camera that enables users to monitor their homes live in full HD and colour with real-time mobile notifications. With the two-way audio feature, users can record whatever is happening around the camera and o..
Face Recognition Robots Already Making Our Lives A Misery
I ran at Olympic speed for a bus but missed it, so I had to pretend that I always go jogging in a business suit and I ended up a sweaty mess a kilometre from the transport hub. I hate travel. Once at an airport I was chased by R2-D2, and he had a gun. This is not a joke. Terminal three of the int..
Adobe, Microsoft Working Together On Artificial Intelligence
Adobe and Microsoft are jointly working on artificial intelligence (AI) to offer better products and provide customers more automated, intelligence-based experiences, a top Adobe official said here. Brad Rencher, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Marketing, of Adobe said the two tech ..
LeEco Launches New Super4 TV Series In India
Global internet and technology company LeEco on Friday unveiled a new Super4 Series of TVs - Super4 X40, Super4 X43 Pro and Super4 X50 Pro - for the Indian market. Coming on the heels of the earlier blockbuster X3 Series, the Super4 X "ecotvs" offer 4K Panel with HDR10 and wide Colour gamut, high..
Smartphone PIN Can Be Extracted From Heat Traces Of Fingers
The heat traces left on the smartphone screen after typing the PIN or swiping a pattern could give away your secret code, warn researchers. All one needs to steal the code is a thermal-imaging camera as thermal images reveal what parts of the screen were tapped, even after it is left untouched fo..
Windows 10 ‘Creators Update’ Arriving This Month
Microsoft will distribute the final version of the Windows 10 "Creators Update" to testers by the end of this month. Windows 10 Creators Update will enable anyone to create, share and experience in 3-D and mixed reality, connect people faster to those they care about most, and empower every gamer..
Hybrid Smartwatch Revenue To Cross $1 Bn In 2017
The hybrid smartwatch segment will cross $1 billion mark in revenue in 2017, almost doubling annually, market analytics firm Counterpoint Research said. The hybrid smartwatches look and function like traditional analogue watches, but include smart features like step tracking, heart rate monitor, ..
Xiaomi Launches New Headphone In India
Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi on Friday launched in-ear headphone 'Pro HD' at Rs 1,999 in India. "The device sports a rounded, 45-degree angled in-ear design. It comes with hybrid dual-dynamic and balanced armature drivers and packs four different pairs of ear bud sizes to suit every ear shap..
Indian Startups Bet On AI In 2017
As data science gets set to drive the artificial intelligence (AI) market in 2017, a few Indian startups are initiating development of conversational bots, speech recognition tools, intelligent digital assistants and conversational services to be built over social media channels, a joint study by Pw..