• Apple Watch Nike+ to be available in India on October 28: Here are all the details


    Apple and Nike are touting the Apple Watch Nike+ as the ultimate device for people who run.
    Soon after making Apple Watch Series 2 available in India, the Cupertino giant has unveiled the release date of Nike+ variant as well. The Apple Watch Nike+ will be available on October 28, says the company’s India website. Apple Watch Nike+ will come in two different aluminium case sizes – 38 mm and 42 mm. While the 38mm watch is priced at Rs 32,900; the 32mm costs Rs 34,900. Both the cases cab be paired with four exclusive Nike Sport Band colour combinations including Black/Volt, Black/Cool Gray, Flat Silver/White and Flat Silver/Volt. The Apple Watch Nike+ can be purchased from Nike.com, Nike retail stores and at Apple authorised sellers.
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  • New MacBooks 2016 expected on October 27 as Apple confirms event


    Apple MacBook Air, and Pro 2016 will launch on October 27, according to an announcement from the company.
    Apple has sent out media invites for an October 27 event where it is expected to launch the refreshed MacBook Pro, MacBook Air lineup for 2016. Apple has already got an event page up, which says ‘Hello again’ and adds, “Join us here on October 27 at 10 a.m. PDT to watch the keynote live.” Apple will be streaming the event live as always. The official confirmation comes after a report on Recode said October 27 will be the date for the event. The MacBook overhaul was long overdue, so it’s not surprising this event is taking place, given the September keynote was all about the iPhone 7 and the Apple Watch Series 2.

    With Apple’s invite reading ‘Hello again’ it remains to be seen if there will be some new announcements around Macs and Siri. Ap…

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  • Apple is hosting its MacBook event on October 27: Report


    Apple’s MacBook 2016 lineup will launch on October 27, says a new report. (Source: Reuters)
    An Apple event is on the way, says a new report on Recode. According to the report, the new 2016 MacBook models will be showcased at an event on October 27. Given the MacBooks have gotten an upgrade for sometime now, this was long due. Recent leaks and reports have also hinted about a new redesigned MacBook Pro and MacBook Air this year.
    According to the report, Apple’s event will take place at the company’s Cupertino Campus and not in San Francisco where most product announcements take place. The Recode report comes soon after Japanese blog Macotakara reported Apple’s new MacBook Pro and MacBook Air will ditch regular USB port and MagSafe charging port for the Type-C one.
    The report on Macotakara also adds that Apple will kill off the 11-inch…

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  • Karwa Chauth 2016: Apple iPhone 7, OnePlus 3, Misfit Ray, here are the best gadgets to gift


    Karva Chauth is here, and of course the ultimate smartphone gift to get your spouse is the Apple iPhone 7.
    In this connected lifestyle, gadgets tend to be the most apt and safe gift for any occasion. Whether its Diwali or Karva Chauth, a smartphone can be the right gift. After all everyone gets excited when they open a new device and try it out. So if you’ve still not gotten a gift for your wife or girlfriend, well there are plenty of smartphone options to choose from. Or you can go for fitness bands as well. So ditch the gold this Karva Chauth, and gift a cool gadget to your wife or girlfriend. Here are the top options you can consider:

    Oppo F1s

    Karwa Chauth 2016: Apple iPhone 7, OnePlus 3, Misfit Ray, here are the best gadgets to gift

    Price: Rs 17,990
    The highlight of Oppo F1s is its 16MP front camera which comes with Beautify 4.0. The Beautify 4.0 feature has been upgraded with seven beautify levels and two skins tone modes. The rear…

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  • Samsung’s modular ArtPC Pulse is an unofficial Mac Pro competitor


    Samsung’s ArtPC Pulse offers circular design and unique pulse lighting that also acts as notification system (Source: Samsung)
    Samsung’s competition with Apple in terms of design is not a new story and the Korean smartphone giant has been outdesigning the Cupertino products lately. Having already conquered the smartphone market with great design, Samsung is bringing those elements to PC world. Samsung has announced a customisable, modular desktop with high-end components and a Mac Pro-esque circular design. Samsung’s ArtPC Pulse offers circular design and unique pulse lighting that also acts as notification system. With easy to add module, ArtPC Pulse users can easily customise the storage option.

    Samsung ArtPC Pulse features a customisable band that offers subtle lighting to reflect incoming notifications. T…

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  • Apple’s new MacBook Pro, MacBook Air to come with USB-C ports only: Report


    Apple could reportedly bring the flatter keyboard on the 12-inch MacBook to larger MacBook Pro lineup
    Apple has long been rumoured to refresh its Macbook Pro lineup in October. While Apple seems to be busy fulfilling iPhone 7 orders globally right now, the new leaks hint at the launch of company’s next product plan.
    According to a new report from Japanese blog Macotakara, Apple is planning to launch refreshed 2016 MacBook Pro lineup sometime in October. The report also suggests the launch of refreshed 13-inch MacBook Air at the same event. Apple is reportedly planning to refresh MacBook Pro and MacBook Air lineup with new USB Type-C port and Thunderbolt 3 ports.
    The step seems logical considering the use of USB-C on company’s 12-inch MacBook. First things first, Apple is reportedly ditching the 11-inch MacBook Air to concentr…

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  • VELLO Bike+: Check out the world’s first self-charging electric folding bike


    The energy with this new system is harvested as before by braking and pedaling downhill, just that it now also converts mechanical energy into electrical energy. (Source: vello bike)
    VELLO Bike+ is the World’s First Self-Charging Electric Folding Bike Promising the Ultimate Freedom for Riders Press Release October 18, 2016, Vienna, AUSTRIA- VELLO BIKE+, the world’s first self-charging electric folding bike which allows users to ride forever without needing to plug it in to a socket for a recharge, is a breakout hit on Kickstarter and trending fast having already raised more than 100,000 on the crowdfunding platform. VELLO Bike+ is the first self-charging electric folding bike on the market: the battery can be fully recharged while riding meaning riders will never run out of battery power.
    The energy with this new system i…

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  • Now, smartwatch that recognises gestures, objects


    Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University in the US discovered that a software upgrade that re-purposes the smartwatch’s existing accelerometer enables the device to detect and distinguish a variety of taps, flicks and scratches by the hands and fingers.
    Scientists have developed a new technology that enables smartwatches to recognise gestures such as taps and flicks as well as identify objects held in the user’s hand, making possible new types of interactions with wearable devices. Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University in the US discovered that a software upgrade that re-purposes the smartwatch’s existing accelerometer enables the device to detect and distinguish a variety of taps, flicks and scratches by the hands and fingers.
    This function makes possible new applications that use common gestures to contro…

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  • Logitech announces M221 Silent and M331 Silent Plus mice


    Logitech M221 Silent comes with an 18-month battery life, while the M331 Silent Plus offers a 24-month battery.
    Logitech has announced the launch of M221 Silent and M331 Silent Plus wireless mice in India. The devices are the first quiet mice developed by Logitech. The mice offer a 90 per cent sound reduction as compared to company’s earlier offerings in the same space. Logitech M221 Silent and M331 Silent Plus come with the Quiet Mark seal of approval from Noise Abatement Society. “Whether you work in a shared office space or at home, even small sounds like a mouse click can impair productivity and be disturbing to your colleagues or loved ones,” said Ashok Jangra, Logitech, Cluster Category Head – India & SWA.

    “That’s why we created the M221 Silent and the M331 Silent Plus Mice. Our engineers studied the sources of noise made by a…

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  • Samsung Chromebook Pro’s listing reveals a premium Chrome OS convertible priced at $499


    Samsung Chromebook Pro features metal unibody design, 360-degree hinge and support for a stylus (Source: Samsung)
    Samsung has quitely announced a new premium Chrome OS notebook with the name ‘Chromebook Pro’. Samsung Chromebook Pro is basically a variant of Notebook 7 Spin running Chrome OS instead of Windows 10. The pro aspect in Samsung’s Chromebook Pro comes from its metal unibody design, 360-degree hinge and support for a stylus.

    Samsung Chromebook Pro features a 12.3-inch touch display with a resolution of 2400 x 1600 pixels. The Chrome OS notebook features 4GB RAM and 32GB storage. The notebook is powered by an hexa-core processor clocked at 2GHz coupled with 4GB RAM and 32GB onboard storage. The laptop is made out of metal and features a dedicated slot for stylus. According to Sammobile, Samsung is just not calling it…

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