• iBall Musi Dangle and Musi Square Bluetooth speakers launched


    iBall Musi Dangle and Musi Square are compact speakers and can be paired with smartphones, tablets or any other Bluetooth-enabled device.
    iBall has launched its new range of Bluetooth speakers called Musi Dangle and Musi Square. The devices are priced at Rs 799 and Rs 1,099 respectively. iBall Musi Dangle sports a lancet strap, and Musi Square comes with a carbineer, that makes it convenient to carry around.
    iBall Musi Dangle and Musi Square are packed with a 3W speaker. Te company claims to offer a music playback time of up to 4 hours with the devices. There’s also a built-in microphone that allow users to make and receive calls via a Bluetooth-enabled smartphone.
    “The way we listen to music is changing in this new era of smart phones, tablets and Laptops…. iBall presents exclusive and excellent sound in sub-thousand rupee segme…

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  • Asus ZenBook Flip UX360CA launched in India at Rs 46,990


    Asus ZenBook Flip UX360CA has been launched in India at Rs 46,990.
    Asus ZenBook Flipk UX360CA has been launched in India today at a price of Rs 46,990, and it will be available in retail stores across the country. The ZenBook Flip as the name suggests has a 360-degrees rotatable display. The laptop is made from solid aluminum and is 13.9mm thick, and weighs 1.3kg.
    Asus has given this one a ‘spun-metal finish’ with the “Zen-inspired pattern of concentric circles” design on the cover. It will come in two colour options called Icicle Gold and Mineral Grey. The ZenBook Flip has a 13.3-inch touchscreen with upto QHD+ (3200 x 1800) resolution. The display is an LED backlit starting at FHD (1920×1080) resolution.
    The ZenBook Flip will run the 6th-generation Intel core m7 6Y30 Processor ((4M Cache, up to 2.2 GHz) with Integrated Intel HD Gr…

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  • Fitbit leads wearables, Apple Watch sales slip: survey


    Fitbit, which recently introduced its Charge 2 and Flex 2 fitness bands, captured 25.4 per cent of the market with sales growth of nearly 29 per cent.
    Fitbit extended its lead in the market for connected wearables in the second quarter amid a sharp drop in Apple Watch sales, a survey showed. The survey by research firm IDC said the global wearables market grew 26.1 per cent from a year ago to 22.5 million units.
    Fitbit, which recently introduced its Charge 2 and Flex 2 fitness bands, captured 25.4 per cent of the market with sales growth of nearly 29 per cent, IDC said. Chinese electronics group Xiaomi was second with a market share of 14 per cent, with modest sales growth of 2.5 per cent, according to the survey.
    Apple, which introduced its smartwatch a year ago, saw a 56.7 per cent year-over-year drop in sales of the device, IDC said. App…

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  • Can Apple make listening easy without a headphone jack?


    Apple has a history of preemptively doing away with older technologies, often prompting lamentations from users — at least until they got used to it.
    When Apple shows off its latest iPhone on Wednesday, it will answer a question it hasn’t had to address in years: “What’s it putting in the box?” (Besides the iPhone itself, that is.)
    The iPhone has traditionally shipped with a pair of Apple’s iconic earbuds, made famous in early advertising for the iPod music player. But tech analysts and industry bloggers, citing leaks from Apple’s Asian suppliers, say it looks like the tech giant has decided to do away with the analog headphone jack in the next iPhone.
    That means the earbuds themselves are in for a revamp, one that could hint at Apple’s plans for expanded use of wireless technology.
    The headphone jack…

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