• ELECTRONICS
    Intex Aqua Lions N1 With Hike Total Review

    HIGHLIGHTS This super-affordable phone is based on the Hike Total Android platform Some services like Hike Messenger can be used without a data plan The Intex Aqua Lions N1 is priced at Rs. 3,149 before offers Entry-level Android smartphones are about to get a shot in the arm thanks to Android Go, and we saw a couple of announcements about new […]

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    Micromax Bharat Go and Lava Z50 Android Go First Impressions

    Micromax Bharat Go and Lava Z50 Android Go will be released shortly in the Indian market HIGHLIGHTS Android Go is meant for low-end devices and focusses on performance Micromax Bharat Go and Lava Z50 will go on sale in India shortly Neither handset was very quick, but were good enough to be functional While the […]

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    AI Trained in the US Isn’t Necessarily Going to Work in India: Microsoft

    HIGHLIGHTS AI can speed up analysis and improve predictions in healthcare However, training data needs to be checked against local requirements It’s essential to remove bias from the dataset, says Microsoft Microsoft recently announced a partnership with Apollo Hospitals to expand its healthcare AI offering to help detect people at risk of cardiac disease. This is one […]

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    Quick Hit: Darkglass Electronics Alpha·Omicron

    Keeping the two-is-better-than-one mantra going, Darkglass Electronics’ Alpha·Omicron is a somewhat scaled-back version of the company’s Alpha·Omega preamp released last year. It’s essentially the same engine, with its two separate distortion circuits, but the new pedal offers a smaller footprint and $100 off the original’s price tag. The 3-band EQ and additional outputs found on […]

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    Larson Electronics LLC Releases 45 KVA Power Distribution System with Voltage Selector Switch

    KEMP, Texas, April 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Larson Electronics LLC, a leading industrial lighting company, released a power distribution substation that converts 480V AC three phase current into three phase 208Y/120V AC and features a rotary switch allowing step-down voltage selection. This portable power distribution system makes it safe and easy to tap into […]

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    Stretchable, twistable wires for wearable electronics

    A new conductive “felt” carries electricity even when twisted, bent and stretched. Credit: Matthew Catenacci The exercise-tracking power of a Fitbit may soon jump from your wrist and into your clothing. Researchers are seeking to embed electronics such as fitness trackers and health monitors into our shirts, hats, and shoes. But no one wants stiff copper wires […]

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    Acer Predator Orion 9000 Gaming Desktop With Intel Core i9 Processor Launched in India: Price, Specifications

    HIGHLIGHTS Predator Orion 9000 comes with Intel Core i9 Extreme Edition processor It features Acer’s IceTunnel 2.0 technology Desktop will be available from March 21 via Acer and Croma stores Acer India on Wednesday announced the launch of its Predator Orion 9000 gaming desktop – launched initially at IFA 2017 in Berlin. It is touted to be […]

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    Nimbus ExaDrive DC100 Debuted as World’s Largest-Capacity SSD With 100TB Capacity

    HIGHLIGHTS Nimbus Data has launched the ExaDrive DC100 with 100TB of storage The new drive is claimed to be the world’s largest-capacity SSD It takes on Samsung’s PM1643 that has 30.72TB of capacity Countering Samsung’s recent development, Irvine, California-based Nimbus Data has now launched the ExaDrive DC100 as the new world’s largest-capacity solid state drive (SSD) […]

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    AMD to Release Patches to Fix Some Chip Flaws Uncovered by CTS Labs

    Advanced Micro Devices on Tuesday said patches are on the way for recently revealed flaws in some of its chips that could allow hackers to take over computers. AMD expressed confidence that chip vulnerabilities made public last week by Israeli-based security firm CTS Labs could be fixed with firmware patches and updated software that would not slow computers […]

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    New technique of “sewing” crystals together to herald new electronics

    WASHINGTON, March 8 (Xinhua) — American scientists have found a new technique to “sew” two patches of crystals seamlessly together at the atomic level to create atomically-thin fabrics. The study, published on Thursday in the journal Science, has opened up new possibilities for flexible LEDs or atom-thick two dimensional circuits that work both horizontally and […]

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    Heat switch developed for electronics

    Schematic of the thermal switch showing the (a) ON-state with the liquid metal droplet bridging the heat source and sink and (b) OFF-state with liquid metal removed from the channel. (c) Side view image of the fabricated thermal switch device. (d) The ON and OFF thermal resistance circuits based on a 1-D heat transfer model. […]