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Elon Musk to soon give update on brain-computer interface company

10 Jul 2020

Elon Musk to soon give update on brain-computer interface company

A year ago, Elon Musk's secretive start-up Neuralink revealed how it plans to "connect humans with computers" with a novel brain-computer interface (BCI).

#TechBytes: Handy features coming to Microsoft Teams

09 Jul 2020

#TechBytes: Handy features coming to Microsoft Teams

As the world adjusts with the routine of studying/working remotely, Microsoft is continuing the effort to push its dedicated communication and collaboration tool - Teams.

Vivo Y30 with 5,000mAh battery launched, sale at 8 pm

03 Jul 2020

Vivo Y30 with 5,000mAh battery launched, sale at 8 pm

As an addition to its portfolio of budget-friendly handsets, Chinese smartphone maker Vivo has launched the Y30 in India. The device is listed on Flipkart and has gone on its first sale at 8 pm today.

Amazon's next big ambition? A fleet of AI-controlled self-driving cars

26 Jun 2020

Amazon's next big ambition? A fleet of AI-controlled self-driving cars

After Alphabet's Waymo, Tesla, and Uber, online shopping giant Amazon is stepping into the field of autonomous vehicles.

Redmi K20-series gets latest MIUI 12 update: How to install

26 Jun 2020

Redmi K20-series gets latest MIUI 12 update: How to install

Xiaomi has started rolling out the latest MIUI 12 update for its Redmi K20 and K20 Pro smartphones.

Mercedes-Benz, NVIDIA team up to replicate Tesla's style?

24 Jun 2020

Mercedes-Benz, NVIDIA team up to replicate Tesla's style?

Mercedes-Benz has partnered with tech giant NVIDIA to develop and install a next-generation computing platform on its vehicles.

iOS 14: Is this the biggest update for iPhones?

23 Jun 2020

iOS 14: Is this the biggest update for iPhones?

A few hours ago, Apple hosted its first-ever "virtual" WWDC keynote and unveiled the next-generation of its software products - iOS 14, iPadOS 14, tvOS 14, watchOS 7, and macOS Big Sur.

Mercedes-Benz EQC electric SUV to launch in India soon

21 Jun 2020

Mercedes-Benz EQC electric SUV to launch in India soon

Following the release of the GLS SUV, Mercedes-Benz India is planning to launch its debut electric car, the EQC, within the next few weeks.

Amazon is using AI to help employees maintain social distance

16 Jun 2020

Amazon is using AI to help employees maintain social distance

Ever since the coronavirus crisis began, Amazon has been facing criticism over its disappointing efforts to protect employees, particularly those working in the warehouse.

Redmi Note 9 Pro to go on sale today

16 Jun 2020

Redmi Note 9 Pro to go on sale today

Xiaomi's budget-range smartphone, the Redmi Note 9 Pro, will go on sale in India today at 12 pm via Amazon and Mi.com.

#WeeklyRecap: Sony PS5, Android 11 Beta, Twitter Fleets, and more

14 Jun 2020

#WeeklyRecap: Sony PS5, Android 11 Beta, Twitter Fleets, and more

This week, a number of developments were noted in the world of technology, especially for consumer tech enthusiasts.

Novel AI turns blurry shots into clear, HD images

14 Jun 2020

Novel AI turns blurry shots into clear, HD images

Even the best photographers in the world struggle with the problem of blurry shots.

Google Meet gets AI-powered noise cancellation: Here's how it works

10 Jun 2020

Google Meet gets AI-powered noise cancellation: Here's how it works

In a bid to take on Zoom and cash in on the exploding demand for video conferencing, Google is updating its premium virtual meeting app, Google Meet, with the much-needed noise cancellation capability.

Every single day, Google flags over 2,500 crore spam pages

10 Jun 2020

Every single day, Google flags over 2,500 crore spam pages

The ability to produce relevant and reliable results has made Google a leader in the Search segment.

Dell launches 5G-ready Latitude 9510 laptop at Rs. 1.5 lakh

03 Jun 2020

Dell launches 5G-ready Latitude 9510 laptop at Rs. 1.5 lakh

As the latest addition to its portfolio of business laptops, Dell has launched the Latitude 9510 in India.

Vivo X50-series, with novel cameras, high refresh rate screens, launched

02 Jun 2020

Vivo X50-series, with novel cameras, high refresh rate screens, launched

Vivo has launched the X50 series of 5G-enabled smartphones. The range includes X50 and X50 Pro mid-range handsets, and an X50 Pro+ flagship model.

Airlines told to keep middle-seats vacant or give 'wrap-around gowns'

01 Jun 2020

Airlines told to keep middle-seats vacant or give 'wrap-around gowns'

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Monday asked airlines to keep middle seats vacant during journeys to ward off risks of coronavirus transmission.

#LeakPeek: New features of 2020 Kia Seltos revealed

01 Jun 2020

#LeakPeek: New features of 2020 Kia Seltos revealed

As per a leaked document, Kia Motors India will add a host of new features to the 2020 version of its compact SUV, the Seltos.

Soon, Google Assistant will confirm purchases with your voice

27 May 2020

Soon, Google Assistant will confirm purchases with your voice

In a bid to enable a hands-free shopping experience, Google is working to add a new capability into Assistant, a feature that verifies your voice to authorize a purchase.

This stamp-like device can check for COVID-19 infection: Here's how

11 May 2020

This stamp-like device can check for COVID-19 infection: Here's how

In a bid to fight the outbreak of COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, a team of US-based scientists has created a stamp-like device that checks for infection.

Musk aims to connect brain with computer within a year

09 May 2020

Musk aims to connect brain with computer within a year

Last year, Elon Musk's Neuralink revealed implantable 'threads' to connect humans with computers.

Vivo Y30, with quad rear cameras, goes official in Malaysia

07 May 2020

Vivo Y30, with quad rear cameras, goes official in Malaysia

As an addition to its portfolio of budget-friendly smartphones, Vivo has launched the Y30 in Malaysia.

Best 5G smartphones with flagship Snapdragon 865 processor

03 May 2020

Best 5G smartphones with flagship Snapdragon 865 processor

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 865 chipset is currently the preferred choice for all smartphone makers that plan to launch a high-end flagship phone.

Soon, Google Lens will solve your math problems: Here's how

29 Apr 2020

Soon, Google Lens will solve your math problems: Here's how

Dedicated Math apps - like the one from Microsoft - come really handy in helping students understand (and solve) complicated problems.

Google Meet, Duo updated with handy new features: Details here

23 Apr 2020

Google Meet, Duo updated with handy new features: Details here

Given the growing demand for virtual meeting services, Google is racing to upgrade its video calling products and take on the likes of players like Zoom and Microsoft Teams.

Now, ICICI Bank customers can ask Alexa for bank balance

20 Apr 2020

Now, ICICI Bank customers can ask Alexa for bank balance

In a push towards smarter user experiences, ICICI Bank has enabled AI-backed voice banking capabilities.

Google blocks over 18 million malicious COVID-19 messages daily

17 Apr 2020

Google blocks over 18 million malicious COVID-19 messages daily

Ever since COVID-19 outbreaks began, scammers have been taking advantage of people's fears around the disease to phish them for personal/financial information.

Airtel and Apollo Hospitals partner to provide app-based COVID-19 self-testing

15 Apr 2020

Airtel and Apollo Hospitals partner to provide app-based COVID-19 self-testing

Airtel and Apollo Hospitals have come together to offer all Airtel Thanks subscribers free self-testing for COVID-19, the diseased caused by the novel coronavirus.

#GamingBytes: Five tips for Counter-Strike beginners

13 Apr 2020

#GamingBytes: Five tips for Counter-Strike beginners

Most gamers acing popular Battle Royales like PUBG and Fortnite, made their bones playing Counter-Strike.

#WeeklyRecap: New CoronaOven, Apple-Google collaboration, WhatsApp's restrictions, and more

12 Apr 2020

#WeeklyRecap: New CoronaOven, Apple-Google collaboration, WhatsApp's restrictions, and more

This week, the tech industry continued its fight against coronavirus with innovative new solutions and technologies.

Microsoft Teams update brings Zoom-like custom background for video calls

12 Apr 2020

Microsoft Teams update brings Zoom-like custom background for video calls

Microsoft has rolled out an update for its Teams communication platform that introduces custom background support for video calls.

Huawei's latest TV has specifications unheard of in a television

09 Apr 2020

Huawei's latest TV has specifications unheard of in a television

A 120Hz OLED screen, a built-in AI chip, a 24MP pop-up camera, 6GB RAM, and 128GB of built-in storage- they might sound like the specifications of a flagship smartphone but they are not.

IBM is sharing its AI tools to fight COVID-19 crisis

07 Apr 2020

IBM is sharing its AI tools to fight COVID-19 crisis

Following the lead of Google, Apple, and Facebook, tech giant IBM has also joined the fight against the novel coronavirus pandemic.

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Hyundai India postpones the launch of 2020 Verna

28 Mar 2020

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Hyundai India postpones the launch of 2020 Verna

If you were looking to buy the 2020 Hyundai Verna, you might have to wait longer.

Meet Celia, Huawei's answer to Google Assistant, Siri

27 Mar 2020

Meet Celia, Huawei's answer to Google Assistant, Siri

Ever since US banned trade with Huawei, the smartphone ecosystem of the Chinese giant has been left devoid of key Google apps.

Now, Google can translate and transcribe lectures in real-time

18 Mar 2020

Now, Google can translate and transcribe lectures in real-time

In a bid to make long-form foreign speech easier to understand, Google is rolling out a new transcription feature in its Translate app for Android.

Intel's neuromorphic chip can 'smell' 10 different odors

17 Mar 2020

Intel's neuromorphic chip can 'smell' 10 different odors

In a major development, a team of researchers from Intel and Cornell University has trained a neuromorphic chip to 'smell' 10 different odors.

Google Assistant rapping on Eminem's Godzilla!

13 Mar 2020

Google Assistant rapping on Eminem's Godzilla!

After handling day to day tasks and activities, Google Assistant is beginning to show its creative side.

2020 Hyundai Verna breaks cover: What's new?

12 Mar 2020

2020 Hyundai Verna breaks cover: What's new?

After a bunch of teasers and leaks, Hyundai India has finally revealed the 2020 edition of its sedan, the Verna.

Now, Google's AI glasses will help the blind 'see'

10 Mar 2020

Now, Google's AI glasses will help the blind 'see'

A few years ago, Google drew widespread flak for integrating a camera with Glass, its smart eyewear for consumers.