05 Jul 2020
Honda to launch 2020 City in India on July 15
Following the release of the BS6-compliant WR-V crossover, Japanese automaker Honda has now decided to launch the fifth-generation iteration of the City in India on July 15.
28 Jun 2020
#AutoBytes: These new cars will be launched in July
The nationwide lockdown forced several automakers to postpone the launch of their new cars in India. However, with the increasing ease in restrictions, many companies are gearing up to announce their latest offerings.
25 Jun 2020
Honda opens bookings for its 2020 City in India
Honda has started accepting bookings for both the diesel and petrol variants of the upcoming 2020 City.
18 Jun 2020
Ahead of launch, 2020 Honda City's key specifications revealed
Honda has revealed the key features and specifications of its all-new fifth-generation City that is likely to be launched in India next month.
09 Jun 2020
Flipkart gets AI-powered shopping assistant: Here's how it works
In a bid to expand its reach in India, Flipkart is rolling out a new smart 'shopping assistant'.
03 Jun 2020
Courtesy coronavirus, hotel industry stares at oblivion; recovery unlikely soon
In the months to come, nations are bound to ease restrictions. Some, like India, have already started. But it will be long before the hotel industry bounces back to the pre-coronavirus days.
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.
17 Apr 2020
The all-new OxygenOS on OnePlus 8 series: Details here
Alongside the recent unveiling of OnePlus 8 series, OnePlus has also announced several improvements to its Android 10-based OxygenOS operating system.
13 Apr 2020
2020 Honda City to come with Alexa support, suggests leak
Honda is set to launch the 2020 edition of its much-anticipated sedan, the City, in India once the COVID-19 pandemic situation comes under control.
31 Mar 2020
Now, Apple can tell if you're at risk of COVID-19
As the number of deaths from the novel coronavirus disease continues to increase, Apple is striving to help the public screen themselves for an infection.
29 Mar 2020
Xiaomi launches new a 65-inch 4K TV, Air Purifier 3H
Expanding its product portfolio in the European market, Xiaomi has launched a new smart television and an air purifier through an online event.
28 Mar 2020
Amazon's Alexa can help with preliminary coronavirus diagnosis: Here's how
In a bid to allay all your concerns regarding the novel coronavirus disease, Amazon has built a new triage tool in Alexa.
22 Mar 2020
Amazon Prime Video finally gets support for multiple user profiles
Amazon has finally introduced a profile management feature that lets you create multiple user profiles within one account, a feature Netflix offered for years.
15 Mar 2020
D2h Stream Android set-top box, Alexa-enabled Magic Stick launched
Rivaling Airtel and Tata Sky, Dish TV-owned D2h has launched its own Android-based D2h Stream set-top box in India. The STB aims to bring satellite TV and OTT content to your TV along with all the Android TV OS goodies.
29 Feb 2020
Cortana loses key skills as Microsoft focuses on 'personal productivity'
Cortana, the Microsoft-built digital assistant that goes against the likes of Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa, is backing out of the match now.
25 Feb 2020
Clever 'AI suitcase' will help visually impaired people navigate
Japan is developing a one-of-a-kind robot to help visually impaired people navigate.
25 Feb 2020
Here's what different ring colors on your Amazon Echo mean
Amazon's Echo devices, known for their handy Alexa-powered features, sport fancy light rings.
17 Feb 2020
Want to avoid eavesdropping? Try the novel 'mic-jamming' bracelet
Despite being incredibly helpful, smart home devices carry the risk of abuse - cases where hackers exploit bugs and listen to private/intimate conversations of unsuspecting people.
06 Feb 2020
Indians told Alexa 'I love you' once every minute
Alexa's ability to handle day-to-day tasks is appreciated globally. But according to Amazon, no one loves the assistant more than Indians, who, surprisingly enough, have been confessing their feelings to the AI.
31 Jan 2020
Apparently, Siri and Cortana are really bad at first-aid advice
While modern-day smart assistants can handle a number of queries, they are not really good at first-aid advice.
04 Jan 2020
#CES2020: Samsung to showcase robots capable of reading facial expressions
In a matter of days, Samsung plans to host an event at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
29 Dec 2019
#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Alexa suggests suicide, messaging app spying, WhatsApp fraud, more
Even as the world celebrated Christmas this week, there were some interesting developments in the sphere of technology.
26 Dec 2019
#TechBytes: Some fun tricks you can try on Echo speaker
Amazon's Alexa-powered Echo device can be a really powerful digital aide - if you know how to use it.
24 Dec 2019
Amazon Alexa tells user to kill herself for 'greater good'
Recently, a paramedic student in the United Kingdom was left horrified after seeking the help of Amazon's virtual assistant Alexa to study.
23 Dec 2019
Apple, Google, Amazon teaming up to build open smart home
In a major move, Apple, Google, and Amazon are teaming up for a project to create open smart homes.
19 Dec 2019
Best gadgets to start your 2020 on a 'tech' note
If we can look past the innumerable data leaks, the year 2019 has been great in the tech world. Over the past 11.5 months, we have seen impressive smartphones, laptops, wearables, and other essential tech gadgets.
13 Dec 2019
Now, hear Samuel L. Jackson's voice on your Echo device
If you are tired of listening to the usual voice of Alexa on your Echo device, there is now an alternative - Samuel L. Jackson.
11 Dec 2019
Amazon's Fire TV-based Onida smart TVs launched in India
Amazon has partnered with Onida to launch its Fire TV-based smart televisions in India.
04 Dec 2019
Amazon launches its first-ever portable Echo smart speaker in India
In a major surprise, Amazon has added another member into its smart speaker family in India - a new avatar of Echo Input.
01 Dec 2019
#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Google Nest Mini, Facebook's outage and more in tech
The last week of November was a quiet one from the perspective of security issues, as we didn't witness any new bugs or vulnerabilities.
28 Nov 2019
Now, Amazon's Alexa will talk with emotions. Scary times ahead!
A virtual assistant with emotions? Are we in Black Mirror-esque dystopian world?
21 Nov 2019
2019 BMW 3-Series v/s Mercedes C-Class: Which one is better?
The latest editions of the BMW 3 Series and Mercedes C-Class are out there waiting for your money. But with both models offering newer, sportier designs, improved performance, better safety features, and several new hi-tech stuff in the cabin, which one should you invest in?
10 Nov 2019
Browser bug exploited to hack Amazon Alexa: Details here
When it comes to smart assistants, Amazon's Alexa is one of the undisputed winners.
09 Nov 2019
How Alexa, Google Assistant can be hacked using lasers/flashlight
Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa, Apple's Siri have long drawn flak, primarily due to concerns around how they store/use our intimate user conversations.
07 Nov 2019
Xiaomi Mi Air Purifier 3 launched: Should you buy it?
As an addition to its portfolio of home appliances, Xiaomi has launched the Mi Air Purifier 3 in India.
04 Nov 2019
'Camgirl' porn sites leaked private data of millions: Details here
In a major incident, a number of 'camgirl' porn sites have exposed the private data of millions.
30 Oct 2019
Mi Smart Bedside Lamp 2 launched in India via crowdfunding
Expanding its product portfolio, Xiaomi has launched the Mi Smart Bedside Lamp 2 in India via its crowdfunding platform.
27 Oct 2019
#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Alexa spying, Facebook redesigned, inflammable batteries, and more
The fourth week of October brought some very interesting stuff for tech enthusiasts.
23 Oct 2019
Best gadgets, smartphones, and earbuds to gift this Diwali
No matter the age or interests, everyone loves a new gadget. And with Diwali just around the corner, you're probably thinking of buying gifts for your friends and family.
23 Oct 2019
Amazon, Flipkart sale: Top deals on Samsung smart TVs
Samsung, the world's leading smartphone manufacturer, is also known for its hi-tech smart TVs.