• ELECTRONICS
    Samsung Galaxy S9+ Tipped to Sport 3.5mm Headphone Jack

    HIGHLIGHTS USB Type-C components suggests the phone will sport the 3.5mm jack The headphone is present in the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 8 These are images of prototypes, final product is yet to be produced We are a day closer to the imminent launch of the Samsung Galaxy S9 series, and that means more leaks and […]

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    Google Lunar XPrize Stands to Give Industrial 3D Printing a Boost

    HIGHLIGHTS Google Lunar Xprize sees more 3D-printed moon mission models SpaceIL is among five teams vying for Google’s $30 million India’s Team Indus is also eyeing to win the prize In what promises to be one small step for space travel, and one giant leap for the next generation of manufacturing, an Israeli startup is […]

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    Inside the Mission Control Centre for ‘Bharat ka Moonshot’

    HIGHLIGHTS The XPRIZE is a competition for privately funded space exploration TeamIndus is one of only five finalists competing for the Lunar XPRIZE Its lander is also carrying rival Team Hakuto’s Sorata rover Picture this: you’re in a darkened command centre, with several rows of desks – each with monitors on them – all lined […]

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    Robot DJ Puts the Tech Into Techno for Czech Clubbers

    These days artificial intelligence is so advanced that robots trade shares, make restaurants suggestions and diagnose diseases. But can a robot get a dance floor jumping? It is a question that Prague’s Karlovy Lazne Music Club has endeavoured to answer by employing a specially adapted former automotive industry robot as a DJ in the popular nightspot. The […]

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    Best New Features in 2018 Laptops

    Over the past year, consumers have seen a number of exciting developments in laptops, and more are coming in the next few months. That could make 2018 a good time to consider a new laptop. Once the 2018 computers arrive in stores in the coming months, you’re likely to find more quad-core processors, which help speed […]

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    Nokia 9 Protective Case Listed Online, Tips Curved-Glass Display

    HIGHLIGHTS Nokia 9 case is listed on Amazon’s UK site The case suggests a dual-edge, curved glass display of Nokia 9 The smartphone is expected to be launched before year’s end While HMD Global is busy in updating its existing Nokia smartphone lineup with the latest Android experience, a protective case of the unannounced Nokia 9 has emerged online. The case, […]

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    Panasonic Eluga C with Bezel-Less Display, Dual Cameras Launched: Price, Specifications

    HIGHLIGHTS Panasonic Eluga C sports a 5.5-inch thin-bezel display Eluga C has a MediaTek MT6750T SoC The smartphone is listed in Taiwan for TWD 6,000 (roughly Rs. 12,900) Following the footsteps of companies like Xiaomi and Sharp, Panasonic has launched the Eluga C with a bezel-less display and a dual camera setup. The new smartphone has been debuted in Taiwan with […]

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    Phablet Shipments to Overtake Regular Smartphones in 2019, Says IDC

    The global smartphone market is expected to see steady if unspectacular growth in the next few years, as consumers turn increasingly to large-screen handsets known as “phablets,” a market tracker said Wednesday. A report by the research firm IDC said phablets – with displays larger than 5.5 inches (14 centimetres) – will account for some 40 percent (611 million units) […]

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    Synaptics In-Display Fingerprint Sensor Mass Production Begins With ‘Top 5 OEM’

    HIGHLIGHTS Claimed to be faster than alternatives like facial recognition Synaptics says it has started mass production with a “top 5 OEM” New sensors said to be as fast as the current FS9100 range on Galaxy S8 Synaptics, the California-based mobile component manufacturer, announced the mass production of its optical in-display fingerprint sensors on Tuesday […]

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    Nokia 9, Nokia 6 (2018) Said to Receive 3C Certification, Mystery Nokia Models Spotted

    HIGHLIGHTS Nokia 6 (2018), Nokia 9 are listed with model number TA-1054 and TA-1042 Nokia 9 would have three variants Nokia 8 (2018) would be among two unrevealed Nokia smartphones While HMD Global is preparing new Android updates for its existing smartphone portfolio, the rumoured Nokia 6 (2018) and Nokia 9 smartphones have reportedly reached China’s 3C (China Compulsory Certification). A […]