• Microsoft Surface Pro 4 now available at limited period discount

    Microsoft Surface Pro 4 powered by Intel Core m3 processor is available on Amazon India at Rs 58,890 under special discount offer (Source: Nandagopal Rajan)
    Microsoft is now offering a limited period discount on Surface Pro 4 in collaboration with Amazon India and Reglobe. As part of the offer, the Microsoft Surface Pro 4 powered by Intel Core M processor will be available for Rs 58,890 in exchange of their old tablet or laptop.
    The offer is very easy to redeem. Consumers first have to buy a Surface Pro 4 with Core M processor on Amazon India and then enter the order ID and details of the device they want to exchange on Reglobe’s website. Once the order details get verified, consumers will be notified on the exchange value of their old device. Microsoft says there will be an additional cash bonus of Rs 20,000.
    Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is a…

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  • Xiaomi Mi Band 2 revealed by company CEO ahead of May 8 launch

    Xiaomi Mi Band 2 could feature a curved LCD display, a physical home button and come with heart rate sensor (Source: My Drivers)
    Xiaomi could launch the successor to its super cheap Mi Band on May 8. According to My Drivers, the company will launch the new fitness band alongside Mi Max smartphone at an event in Beijing.
    Mi Band has been one of the most affordable fitness tracker in the market for quite a long time. And now Xiaomi founder and CEO Lei Jun has posted a picture of what looks like the Mi Band 2.
    The picture posted by Lei Jun suggests Mi Band 2 will feature a curved LCD display and physical button. The addition of LCD display should allow users to view their activity stats right on the tracker rather than digging on the app.
    Xiaomi had launched Mi Band Pulse in China with a heart rate sensor so it is likely Mi Band 2 will feature heart rat…

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  • Transcend DrivePro 50 with F/1.8 lens and built-in WiFi launched

    Transcend DrivePro 50 is a dashcam capable of recording Full HD images and also has a G-sensor emergency recording function
    Transcend has launched DrivePro 50, its latest car video recorder in India. The DrivePro 50 is the successor to DrivePro 220 and now comes with built-in WiFi and better image sensor.
    Transcend DrivePro 50 features an image sensor with larger f/1.8 aperture for better image reproduction in low-light. It also comes with built-in WiFi and a built-in battery.
     
    Transcend DrivePro 50 is a dashcam capable of recording Full HD images and also has a G-sensor emergency recording function. The DrivePro 50’s built-in G-Sensor instantly triggers the Emergency Recording mode when it detects an impact during recording.
    Transcend DrivePro 50 comes bundled with 16GB microSDHC card slot and starts recording once th…

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  • Google Project Jacquard Smart commuter jacket announced in tie-up with Levi’s

    Google and Levi’s have developed a new jacket that lets users interact with their smartphones by swiping at the garment (Source: Google)
    Google and denim jeans company Levi’s have developed a new jacket that lets users interact with their smartphones by swiping at the garment in various ways, a media report said.
    Called the ‘Commuter Trucker Jacket’, the garment is aimed at cyclists who may be too busy riding and concentrating on their surroundings to reach into their pockets and fiddle with their phones, Forbes reported on Friday citing Paul Dillinger, company head of global product innovation.
    The jacket is apparently waterproof – except for a detachable electronic smart tag that activates a wireless connection between the clothing and a mobile device.
    “If you get this thing dirty, you put it in the washing machine,” said…

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  • Noble Skiodo TV launches 42-inch Smart TV at Rs 49,000

    Noble Skiodo can be connected to with four USB and three HDMI ports
    Noble Skiodo TV has announced the launch of its UHD (4K) Noble 42KT424KSMN01 LED TV. The TV’s built in Wifi will allow you to stream live videos, surf the web, or watch YouTube.
    Noble Skiodo’s remote has a built-in keyboard that allows you to type in your URL with ease. Noble Skiodo has a special feature entitled Sports Mode – promising to enhance the experience of viewing a game.
    The 4K TV allows for a wide viewing angle. Additional features include volume adjustment through bass and treble adjuster along with an auto volume leveler. You can also connect any device to open files, play music, watch videos, etc. using a USB drive. The in-built digital media player supports various media formats.
    Noble Skiodo can be connected to with four USB and three HDMI ports. VGA po…

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  • Corning’s new Gorilla Glass 5 can survive a 1.6 meter drop

    Corning claims that Gorilla Glass 5 survived up to 80 per cent of the time when it was dropped face-down from 1.6 meters
    Corning Incorporated – the company that makes Gorilla Glass for smartphones – has unveiled Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The new cover glass is designed to provide further protection against breakage from everyday drops. In the Corning labs, the Gorilla Glass 5 survived
    In it’s press release Corning Inc said, “Rigorous lab tests show that Gorilla Glass 5 survives drops onto rough, unforgiving surfaces up to four times better than competitive glass designs.” Corning claims that Gorilla Glass 5 survived up to 80 per cent of the time when it was dropped face-down from 1.6 meters onto rough surfaces compared to other glass designs.
    “With each successive generation of Corning Gorilla Glass, we have taken cover glass te…

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  • Xiaomi celebrates 2nd anniversary in India: Offers discounts on Mi 5, Mi 4i and other accessories

    Mi India has announced a couple of new offers for its Mi 5, Mi 4 smartphones, Mi power bank and Mi in-ear headphones.
    Xiaomi, which entered the India market in 2014, is celebrating its second anniversary in the country. Mi India has announced a couple of new offers for its Mi 5, Mi 4 smartphones, Mi power bank and Mi in-ear headphones. Mi Anniversary discounts will be available from July 20 to July 22 on Mi.com online. Some offers are also available on Flipkart. The company also unveiled several new products including Mi power bank with 10,000mAh capacity and Mi Capsule earphones.
    Xiaomi is offering a discount of Rs 2,000 on its Mi 5 smartphone, which is now available at Rs 22,999. Mi 4 gets a discount of Rs 4,000; which now costs Rs 10,999. The smartphone is originally price at Rs 14,999. Mi Bluetooth speaker now costs Rs 500 and can be bou…

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  • Quadcopter Teal speeds up to 137 km/h

    18-year-old designer George Matus decided that conventional UAV flying too slow. The young man was not satisfied even the popular DJI Phantom 4.

    Therefore, the inventor has made his own drone. “Name” new — Teal. Aircraft easily conquers 137 km/h For a drone of this class — a real record. The prototype is equipped with 4 screws and PC NVIDIA Jetson TX1. The latter is responsible for Autonomous flight and obstacle recognition.

    Quadcopter Teal speeds up to 137 km/h

    In addition, Teal is not afraid of the strong wind. Stabilization system to cope with gusts up to 18 m/s. the Cabinet, protected from rain and snow. The machine is controlled with your smartphone. As for the camera, the Creator promises to support 4K. The release will be in late December. Pre-order price is 1300 us dollars….

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