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Google Smart Contact Lenses Explained

by SiddhuAugust 1, 2014
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Google is developing a smart contact lens, with pharmaceutical giant Novartis, to help patients manage diabetes. Under a new development and licensing deal between Google and the Alcon eyewear division at Novartis, the two companies said they will create a smart contact lens that contains a low power microchip and an almost invisible, hair-thin electronic […]

SITA gets Smartwatch with Boarding Passes

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 28, 2014
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Airlines can now offer their ultra tech-savvy passengers the chance to board their flight with a mere flick of their wrist and scan of their smartwatch. SITA Lab continues to innovate and lead in the area of wearable tech by providing boarding passes for Android watches via its API available now on developer.aero. A simple alert via Android Wear technology […]

Lava rolls out Android 4.4.2 KitKat update through FOTA for Iris 504Q+

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 28, 2014
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LAVA International Limited, a fast growing company in the mobile handset industry, announced Android 4.4.2 KitKat update over FOTA (Firmware- over-the-Air)  for LAVA Iris 504Q+. With its latest update of Android 4.4.2 KitKat, LAVA Iris 504Q+ shall offer an improved user experience through an enhanced user interface, superior battery life and software performance. A new […]

Oplus launches XonPhone 5

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 24, 2014
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Oplus today announced the launch of its revolutionary 5” Smartphone – ‘XonPhone 5’ exclusively on Snapdeal.com, the largest online marketplace in India. The event was held in New Delhi’s Shangri-La Hotel on July 24th, 2014.  Under this partnership between Oplus and Snapdeal.com, the latest smartphone by the former, XonPhone 5 will be exclusively available on […]

Uber for Windows Phone has arrived!

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 24, 2014
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Uber, the popular Taxi app has now hit the shelves of Windows Phone store!  Joel Belfiore of Windows Phone team has confirmed this news by tweeting “Another big-brand, official app on WP! UBER!” . The application is available in most of the Uber operated regions. The Uber application for windows phone is available for free. The […]

Opera Mini and Myntra.com enable easy access to fashionable brands

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 24, 2014
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Opera Mini is one of the most popular mobile browsers in India. It works on most mobile handsets, varying from basic Java phones to the newest smartphones. It features advanced compression technology, which shrinks webpages to as little as 10% of their original size, helping users save on data charges tremendously. This data compression also leads […]

BenQ unveils RL2460HT to stir up the gaming action

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 23, 2014
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BenQ, an internationally renowned provider of digital lifestyle innovations today announced the launch of its fully optimized RL2460HT monitor for high-speed PC and console gaming — perfect for RTS- and MOBA-style games, as well as fighting games. The RL2460HT is equipped with BenQ’s exclusive RevolutionEyes™ technology to provide the visual comfort gamers need for better […]

Google Maps now available in Hindi

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 22, 2014
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As a part of its global initiative to make maps more useful for users locally, Google is launching Google Maps in Hindi. Starting today, people will be able to see Hindi names for cities, localities, important roads, as well as popular points of interest such as public parks and schools, on the new Google Maps and on Google Maps […]

LG’s G3 now in India

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 21, 2014
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LG Electronics’ most eagerly awaited smartphone, the LG G3, was launched in a glittering function at Mumbai’s Mehboob Studio. As a Statesman, Mr. Amitabh Bachchan regaled all present by introducing to them the various features of LG G3. Developed under the ‘Simple is the New Smart’ concept and the successor to the company’s well-received LG G2, […]

Xbox One set to launch in India on September 23. How much does it cost?

by Chethan ThimmappaJune 10, 2014
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Xbox one – The gaming console by Microsoft is all set to launch in India on September 23. Some interesting facts on Xbox one as reported by Tech2 How much does it cost? The Xbox one in India is expected to be available for 39,000 INR approximately. If you want along with Kinect you have […]