04 Apr 2020
Xiaomi expands its 4K TV range with 70-inch, 65-inch models
As an addition to its range of 4K TVs, Xiaomi has launched two new models in China.
27 Feb 2020
New bug exposes Wi-Fi traffic of billion devices (including phones)
In a major shocker, researchers from antivirus company ESET have raised alarms over a critical security vulnerability plaguing billions of devices around the world.
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.
11 Feb 2020
Tea cafe chain Chaayos raises $21.5 million funding
Chaayos, a technology-led cafe chain which sells a variety of tea and snacks, has raised $21.5 million in a mix of equity and debt funding round led by Think Investment.
06 Feb 2020
Auto Expo 2020: Jio's connected car tech takes center stage
As Indians are witnessing mind-boggling cars in the ongoing Auto Expo 2020, the biggest motor show of the country, telecom giant Reliance Jio grabbed eyeballs with a completely different thing - a connected car system.
06 Feb 2020
Auto Expo 2020: Hero Electric AE-29 e-scooter unveiled
As an addition to its line-up of high-speed e-scooters, Hero Electric has introduced the new AE-29 in India at the Auto Expo 2020.
01 Feb 2020
Scooter rental start-up VOGO raises $35 million funding
VOGO, a Bengaluru-based start-up that provides last-mile connectivity solutions in the form of self-drive rental scooters, has raised $35 million in a Series C round of funding led by Lightstone Aspada.
26 Jan 2020
#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Microsoft's data leak, OnePlus 8 specs, ISRO's Vyommitra, more
This week, some major developments were noted in the tech space.
21 Jan 2020
Vehicle rental start-up Zoomcar raises $30 million in funding
Zoomcar, a Bengaluru-based start-up that allows individuals to rent cars as per their convenience, has raised $30 million in funding.
21 Jan 2020
A hacker leaked passwords of over 5 lakh IoT devices
With the rise of internet-connected devices, from phones and televisions to 'smart' lights, hackers now have new targets to breach into people's homes, harass them in horrifying ways.
08 Jan 2020
#CES2020: Google is not making Assistant smarter, but more useful
This year, Google's blitz at CES was more about making Assistant useful in homes than showing off fancy tricks.
01 Jan 2020
OPPO may soon launch its own smart TV
Chinese tech giant OPPO is actively diversifying its product portfolio, and it could now venture into smart television space.
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.
15 Nov 2019
Micro-mobility start-up Zypp raises Rs. 15 crore from IAN
Gurugram-based micro-mobility start-up Zypp (formerly Mobycy), which is known for providing last-mile connectivity through its e-scooters, has raised Rs. 15 crore in a pre-Series A round of funding.
11 Nov 2019
A hacker just installed Windows 10 on a calculator
Many techies have a knack for 'reinventing' gadgets with new tricks, workarounds.
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.
25 Oct 2019
How hackers can use smart lights to steal your information
In the age of smart homes, buying a smart light bulb is pretty normal.
05 Sep 2019
Reliance Jio Fiber launches today: All you need to know
Reliance Jio is all set to commercially launch Jio Fiber, its fiber-to-the-home broadband service, today.
02 Sep 2019
JioGigaFiber Preview users to get free service for 2 months
Reliance Jio's FTTH service, GigaFiber aka Jio Fiber, which has been in testing phase for over a year now, will be commercially rolled out in the country on September 5 with a welcome surprise for preview customers.
27 Aug 2019
Jio GigaFiber: Here's how you can get a new connection
Reliance Jio is gearing up to commercially launch Jio GigaFiber, its fiber-to-the-home broadband service, on September 5.
26 Aug 2019
Google Nest Hub launched in India for Rs. 10,000
Expanding its portfolio of smart devices in India, Google has launched its Nest Hub in the country for Rs. 9,999.
26 Aug 2019
HarmonyOS v/s Android v/s iOS: What are the differences?
When US' trade ban restricted big technology companies, including Google, to conduct business with Huawei, we all got worried about the future of Android on Huawei/Honor smartphones.
18 Aug 2019
How to apply for Reliance Jio Fiber broadband connection
Reliance Jio looks primed to disrupt the fixed-line broadband service in India. The telecom giant has recently announced its Jio Fiber service and it will be commercially launched from September 5.
17 Aug 2019
OnePlus TV is coming soon: Specifications, name, price and launch
OnePlus is working to launch its first-ever smart TV sometime by the end of September.
14 Aug 2019
OnePlus reveals name and logo of its upcoming smart TV
In a blog post, OnePlus has announced the name and logo of its upcoming TV that is expected to launch on September 26.
12 Aug 2019
Reliance Jio Fiber v/s Competitors: Broadband speed, data plans, price
After a stellar run with its mobile services, Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio looks primed to disrupt the broadband market in India.
12 Aug 2019
OnePlus planning to launch its smart TV on September 26
After a successful run with its smartphone business, OnePlus is set to foray into the home entertainment segment with smart TVs.
11 Aug 2019
JioPhone 3 to JioFiber: Everything Reliance could announce on Monday
On Monday, August 12, Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) will be hosting its 42nd Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Mumbai.
13 Jul 2019
OnePlus TV inching closer to launch: Here's all about it
Just as technology giants continue to focus on foldables and smartwatches, OnePlus is looking to venture into a completely different smart home category.
10 Jul 2019
Five famous and successful IIT-Madras alumni you should know about
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT-Madras) is one of the most prestigious and sought-after institutes for quality technical education in the country.
09 Jul 2019
This start-up by IIT graduate makes garbage bins 'smart'
An IIT-Madras graduate's start-up is all set to make your garbage collection smart.
27 Jun 2019
14-year-old creates dangerous malware, starts bricking thousands of IoT devices
In a strange case, a 14-year-old kid has created a dangerous strain of malware, a program that is spreading in the wild and bricking devices worldwide.
24 Jun 2019
OnePlus TV launch expected soon: Here's everything we expect
Last year in September, CEO Pete Lau had announced that OnePlus was developing a "premium, flagship TV" which might launch in 2019.
18 Jun 2019
Microsoft launches AI labs to train 1.5 lakh Indian students
In a bid to build a future-ready workforce, Microsoft has announced the launch of 10 AI digital labs in India.
18 Apr 2019
5 points to consider before getting a Jio GigaFiber connection
Jio GigaFiber, Reliance's much-awaited Fiber To The Home (FTTH) service, has been delayed owing to last mile connectivity issues.
14 Apr 2019
OnePlus is working on a TV, and not foldable phones
Whether you are ready or not, foldable phones are here. But for OnePlus, the new device format is not a viable option.
30 Mar 2019
Google I/O 2019 schedule released: Details here
Google has released a preview of the schedule for this year's Google I/O event - the Mecca for coders and tech enthusiasts.
30 Mar 2019
#CareerBytes: Courses in Artificial Intelligence (AI) offered by IITs
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is transforming the world. AI is being integrated into various fields like healthcare, banking, transport, defense, and education among others.
22 Mar 2019
Five start-ups that are changing the lives of rural India
India has become one of the fastest growing start-up hubs in the world in recent years. There are tens and thousands of start-ups in the country across various sectors, including technology, media, healthcare, and financial technology, business services among others.
01 Mar 2019
How hackers could have spied on Amazon doorbell's video feed
Amazon's Ring doorbell recently suffered from a major security issue, a bug that allowed hackers to spy on, even modify the video feed of the system.