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Samsung Sero rotating TV launched at Rs. 1.25 lakh

11 Nov 2020

Samsung Sero rotating TV launched at Rs. 1.25 lakh

South Korean tech giant Samsung has launched a rotating 4K QLED TV in India.

Realme 7 gets new features and improvements via OTA update

12 Sep 2020

Realme 7 gets new features and improvements via OTA update

Realme has started rolling out a new update for its latest mid-ranger, the Realme 7.

Audi e-tron becomes the most popular electric SUV in Europe

19 Jul 2020

Audi e-tron becomes the most popular electric SUV in Europe

The Audi e-tron has emerged as the most popular electric SUV in Europe. In Norway, it made up for 92% of all the Audis sold, while in Iceland, the number stood at 93%.

2020 Honda City launched in India at Rs. 10.90 lakh

15 Jul 2020

2020 Honda City launched in India at Rs. 10.90 lakh

Japanese automaker Honda's much-anticipated fifth-generation City sedan has finally been launched in India.

Ahead of launch, 2021 Jeep Compass (facelift) spotted testing

14 Jul 2020

Ahead of launch, 2021 Jeep Compass (facelift) spotted testing

Jeep is planning to launch the facelifted version of its flagship SUV, the Compass, in India early next year.

Audi unveils e-Tron S and e-Tron S Sportback electric cars

08 Jul 2020

Audi unveils e-Tron S and e-Tron S Sportback electric cars

Expanding its portfolio of electric cars, German automaker Audi has pulled the covers off two of its performance models, the e-Tron S, and e-Tron S Sportback.

India-bound Audi Q5 (facelift) unveiled: Check what's new

29 Jun 2020

India-bound Audi Q5 (facelift) unveiled: Check what's new

German automaker Audi has unveiled the facelifted version of the Q5 SUV.

Samsung Frame TV 2020, Smart TV models launched in India

17 Jun 2020

Samsung Frame TV 2020, Smart TV models launched in India

Samsung has launched its next-generation Frame TV 2020 in three different sizes.

2020 HP 14s, Pavilion x360 14 laptops launched in India

10 Jun 2020

2020 HP 14s, Pavilion x360 14 laptops launched in India

Expanding its range of "always connected" laptops, HP has launched the 2020 editions of the 14s and Pavilion x360 14 in India.

India-bound 2021 Audi A3 breaks cover: Details here

21 Apr 2020

India-bound 2021 Audi A3 breaks cover: Details here

German automaker Audi has pulled the covers off the 2021 edition of its premium sedan, the A3. The next-generation model comes with a revamped and sportier design, updated interiors, and new mild-hybrid engines.

Here's what the Jeep Compass (facelift) will offer

21 Apr 2020

Here's what the Jeep Compass (facelift) will offer

Jeep India is working to launch the facelifted version of one of its popular SUVs, the Compass, in the country by the end of this year.

OnePlus 8 Series launch event: Everything OnePlus announced today

14 Apr 2020

OnePlus 8 Series launch event: Everything OnePlus announced today

OnePlus has announced its latest crop of flagship smartphones, namely the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro. Both the handsets come with a new punch-hole design, latest Snapdragon 865 chipset, 5G support, and improved cameras.

Amazon's Alexa can help with preliminary coronavirus diagnosis: Here's how

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.

Cortana loses key skills as Microsoft focuses on 'personal productivity'

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.

Lexus launches LC 500h sports car at Rs. 1.96 crore

31 Jan 2020

Lexus launches LC 500h sports car at Rs. 1.96 crore

Toyota-owned Lexus has launched its ultra-luxurious sports coupe, the LC 500h, in India today.

Apparently, Siri and Cortana are really bad at first-aid advice

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.

Lexus to launch LC 500h sports car on January 31

11 Jan 2020

Lexus to launch LC 500h sports car on January 31

Lexus, the luxury vehicle brand owned by Japanese automaker Toyota, is all set to launch the LC 500h performance-oriented car in India on January 31.

#TechBytes: Some fun tricks you can try on Echo speaker

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.

Amazon Alexa tells user to kill herself for 'greater good'

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.

Amazon launches its first-ever portable Echo smart speaker 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.

Mi Smart LED Desk Lamp 1S launched via Mi Crowdfunding

26 Nov 2019

Mi Smart LED Desk Lamp 1S launched via Mi Crowdfunding

As the latest addition to its portfolio of smart home products, Xiaomi has launched the Mi Smart LED Desk Lamp 1S in India today via the company's crowdfunding platform.

Browser bug exploited to hack Amazon Alexa: Details here

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.

How Alexa, Google Assistant can be hacked using lasers/flashlight

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.

Xiaomi Mi Air Purifier 3 launched: Should you buy it?

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.

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Alexa spying, Facebook redesigned, inflammable batteries, and more

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.

Hackers can spy on you via Alexa, Google Assistant

22 Oct 2019

Hackers can spy on you via Alexa, Google Assistant

Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa dominate as two incredibly impressive AI-powered voice assistants.

Now, you can talk to Alexa in Hindi: Details here

18 Sep 2019

Now, you can talk to Alexa in Hindi: Details here

Amazon's Alexa voice assistant can now take and answer commands in Hindi.

Google Assistant nails IQ test, beats both Alexa and Siri

19 Aug 2019

Google Assistant nails IQ test, beats both Alexa and Siri

AI-based voice assistants power modern-day gadgets and make them truly smart in ways more than you can imagine.

This 'smart-bed' can sense your snoring and make it stop

02 Aug 2019

This 'smart-bed' can sense your snoring and make it stop

About 50% of people have had a snoring problem at some point in their lives. Given how greatly sleep impacts your health, it's imperative to get a good night's sleep.

2020 Audi Q3 Sportback unveiled, priced at Rs. 31 lakh

25 Jul 2019

2020 Audi Q3 Sportback unveiled, priced at Rs. 31 lakh

German automaker Audi has pulled the covers off its 2020 Audi Q3 Sportback SUV.

Soon, Alexa could detect heart attacks: Here's how

20 Jun 2019

Soon, Alexa could detect heart attacks: Here's how

Alexa can handle plenty of queries, but scientists think that the device could soon have the power to detect heart attacks.

Baby thinks her name is 'Alexa', thanks to Amazon Echo

16 Jun 2019

Baby thinks her name is 'Alexa', thanks to Amazon Echo

Smart assistants, like Amazon Alexa, have become a part of our daily lives.

Soon, Facebook could offer products with its own AI assistant

31 May 2019

Soon, Facebook could offer products with its own AI assistant

After Google, Apple, and Amazon, Facebook could be the next big technology giant to jump on the bandwagon of voice-activated products.

Now, you can ask Alexa to forget conversations: Here's how

30 May 2019

Now, you can ask Alexa to forget conversations: Here's how

Alexa, the digital voice assistant from Amazon, is getting a handy new privacy feature, one you can use to delete your voice recordings instantly.

#ScareAlert: Amazon to record even before you say "Alexa"

24 May 2019

#ScareAlert: Amazon to record even before you say "Alexa"

AI-powered smart assistants have been making quite an impression with their ability to understand/handle queries.

Apparently, Amazon's Alexa employees can find out where you live

25 Apr 2019

Apparently, Amazon's Alexa employees can find out where you live

Amazon Alexa is great at handling queries - be it ordering food, getting a cab, or keeping you entertained.

#FinancialBytes: 5 apps to help homemakers manage finances better

04 Apr 2019

#FinancialBytes: 5 apps to help homemakers manage finances better

Financial management, planning, and budgeting are essential skills homemakers should have in order to run their household smoothly.

#TechBytes: 5 bizarre Alexa skills you should check out

24 Mar 2019

#TechBytes: 5 bizarre Alexa skills you should check out

Amazon's Alexa speakers have grown immensely popular in the Indian market, thanks to their ginormous collection of third-party skills.

#FinancialBytes: 5 apps to help homemakers manage finances better

12 Mar 2019

#FinancialBytes: 5 apps to help homemakers manage finances better

Financial management, planning, and budgeting are essential skills homemakers should have in order to run their household smoothly.

CES 2019: Biggest product announcements from Samsung's keynote

09 Jan 2019

CES 2019: Biggest product announcements from Samsung's keynote

At the ongoing Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Samsung has showcased some really cool stuff leveraging AI and machine learning capabilities.