• Facebook’s Surround 360 camera blueprints now available to everyone

    Facebook Surround 360 was first announced during Facebook’s F8 developer conference back in April
    Social media giant Facebook’s Surround 360, its 17-camera array designed to capture video in 360 degrees is now open source — meaning Facebook is making the blueprints available for free to everybody who wants to build a camera. The company has also made available the stitching software used to piece together those types of videos.
    The goal is to encourage camera makers and videographers to shoot more footage in the experimental format and, of course, share it on Facebook, The Verge reported on Tuesday. “At Facebook’s preferred configuration, the camera cost about $30,000 to build and, with the proper parts, can be constructed in about four hours,” The Verge quoted Facebook Engineering Director Brian Cabral as saying.

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  • Dell Inspiron 2-in-1 range has starting price of Rs 32,690

    Dell is only bringing the Inspiron 3000 and 5000 series to India and company has no plans to launch the 7000 series anytime soon.
    Dell has officially launched the 2016 range of Inspiron 2-in-1 notebooks in India. The devices were first showcased at Computex in May.
    Dell is only bringing the Inspiron 3000 and 5000 series to India and company has no plans to launch the 7000 series anytime soon. Dell Inspiron 3000 series includes a 11-inch notebook while Inspiron 5000 series has a 13-inch and 15-inch offering.
    Dell Inspiron 11 3000 is the smallest of all the laptops announced on Tuesday. The laptop can be configured with quad core Intel Pentium or latest sixth generation Intel Core m3 processor. The laptop features an 11.6-inch display with a resolution of 1366 X 768 pixels. In spite of its small form factor, Dell Inspiron 11 3000 serie…

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  • Features MediaTek Helio X30 officially confirmed

    For a long time about the Helio X30 chip went just rumors. Now platform specifications released officially.

    Features declassified operating officer of MediaTek. The Manager said that the SoC will be made on the technology of 10 nm. Responsible for the release of TSMC. Alleged waiver of the integrated graphics Mali — in favor of a PowerVR accelerator. The creators claim that the new GPU is faster and more economical (in terms of energy consumption). There is support for LTE Cat 10, LTE Cat 12, UFS 2.1 and 4-channel LPDDR4 memory (up to 8GB).

    Features MediaTek Helio X30 officially confirmed

    At the core of the processor to ten computing cores: dual Cortex-A35 (2.0 GHz) and four Cortex-A53 (2.2 GHz) and four Cortex-A73 (2.8 GHz). The release of the first devices based on Helio X30 is expected in mid-2017….

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  • F-Wheel iCarbot: 4-wheel “hoverboard”

    “Floating Board” create a. Including the developers of the F-Wheel. However, the company has decided not to complicate things.

    The new product is called iCarbot. The device is equipped with 4 wheels (2 swivel and 2 set the direction). The vehicle weighs 3.4 kg. Maximum speed is 12 km/h Platform is designed for people weighing up to 120 kg Built-in battery lasts for 20 kilometers. Charging takes 120 minutes.

    F-Wheel iCarbot: 4-wheel

    The following dimensions: 39 x 32 cm you Can monitor usage statistics via smartphone. The companion app displays your energy consumption, current location and other data. Price — $461….

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  • Netgear announces Nighthawk Smart WiFi Router in India

    Netgear Nighthawk X4S is a smart WiFi router capable of fast-paced online gaming and 4K HD streaming (Source: Netgear)
    Netgear has launched its new Nighthawk X4S AC2600 Smart WiFi Router in India. The Nighthawk X4S was the winner of 2016 CES Innvotation Award at Consumer Electronics Show in January.
    The Netgear Nighthawk X4S AC2600 WiFi Router (R7800) delivers fastest online gaming and 4K HD streaming for fast-paced gamers. The Smart WiFi Router delivers up to twice the throughput to 160MHz-capable mobile devices.
    Netgear Nighthawk X4S AC2600 is powered by a 1.7GHz dual core processor which delivers a combined speed of 2.53Gbps. Netgear says it delivers up to 1733Mbps on the 5GHz band + 800Mbps on the 2.4GHz band. The router incorporates quad-stream architecture with new Wave 2 WiFi for improved WiFi range. The router also…

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  • Apple is working on virtual reality headsets: report

    Apple is secretly working on Virtual Reality headsets and has a dedicated team for the same.
    Apple has assembled a large team of experts in virtual and augmented reality and built prototypes of headsets that could one day rival Facebook’s Oculus Rift or Microsoft’s Hololens, the Financial Times reported.
    A secret research unit, housing hundreds of staff assembled from acquisitions or poached from other companies, is working on next-generation headset technologies, the FT reported, citing people familiar with the initiative.
    The newspaper had previously reported the hiring of leading virtual reality researcher Doug Bowman by the iPhone maker.
    At the Q1 earnings call, Apple CEO Tim Cook was also asked about virtual reality and whether the company was interested in the field. While he did not divulge any details, the Appl…

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  • Samsung EVO Plus 256GB MicroSD card launched at Rs 12,999

    Samsung EVO Plus 256GB MicroSD has been launched in India at a price of Rs 12,999.
    Samsung EVO Plus 256GB MicroSD card has been launched in India at a price of Rs 12,999. Samsung says this memory card provides consumers with up to 12 hours of 4K UHD video storage.
    The EVO Plus 256GB offers the highest capacity for a microSD card in its class, and Samsung is offering support for smartphones, tablets, 360-degree video recorders, action cameras, and drones with this card.
    The MicroSD card will support 33 hours of Full HD video on the mobile device or action camera, says Samsung. It uses Samsung’s advanced V-NAND technology to offer high read and write speeds of up to 95MB/s and 90MB/s, respectively claims the company.
    According to Samsung, the V-NAND technology will make the EVO Plus ideal for performance, especially with professiona…

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  • BenQ unveils EW2775ZH eye care monitor at Rs 17,500 in India

    BenQ’s 27-inch Rs 17,500 EW2775ZH monitor has AMVA+ (Advanced Multi-Domain Vertical Alignment ‘Plus’) panel, full-HD resolution and 60Hz refresh rate.
    Taipei-based technology major BenQ on Tuesday launched a new eye care monitor in India which is equipped with Low Blue Light Plus and Brightness Intelligence technology that allow users to enjoy high quality audio-visual content without hurting their eyes.
    The Brightness Intelligence Technology detects the amount of ambient light in the viewing environment and automatically adjusts the brightness for the most comfortable viewing experience possible.
    “BenQ’s EW2775ZH Eye Care monitor offers pioneering Low Blue Light plus technology and Brightness Intelligence Technology, tailor made to protect our eyes and enhance our visual entertainment experience simul…

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  • Xiaomi Mi Notebook leak reveals metal unibody design and price

    Xiaomi Mi Notebook is likely to feature metal unibody design and will start at 3,999 Yuan (Source: Weibo)
    Xiaomi is all set to launch two new products tomorrow at a dedicated event in Beijing. According to reports, Xiaomi will launch Mi Notebook and Redmi Pro smartphone.
    Xiaomi has been rumoured to launch a notebook for quite sometime now and the product is likely to launch tomorrow. The latest leak confirms Xiaomi Mi Notebook’s metal unibody design and pricing.
    Xiaomi Mi Notebook is likely to follow Apple Macbook Pro’s design language. The leaked image by GizmoChina hints at metal unibody design with thin bezels and curved edges. The side view shows the notebook with USB-C port for charging and a full size USB port next to it.
    Xiaomi Mi Notebook is likely to come in two variants – one featuring a low-power Core i5 processor and anot…

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  • Popslate 2 case brings a second screen to the rear of your iPhone

    Popslate 2 has a 5-inch screen that also acts as an e-reader and has an integrated battery pack.
    Popslate has launched its second E ink iPhone case called Popslate 2. The iphone case, which is 0.16-inches thin, acts as a second screen for notifications and has a built-in battery. Users can read e-books, make lists and customise news feed for Popslate 2. All of these notifications will appear on the case, at the back of your iPhone.
    The case is available for iPhone 6 and above models. Popslate 2 has a 5-inch screen that also acts as an e-reader and has an integrated battery pack. Popslate 2 features single point smart charge that can be used to charge both the case and iPhone at the same time.
    Popslate 2 provides an extra 9 hours talk time to iPhone. In fact, users can save more on power by offloading activities to the second screen as it req…

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