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Amazon orders electric vans from Deutsche Post's StreetScooter

Amazon orders electric vans from Deutsche Post's StreetScooter

StreetScooter has also installed 60 charging stations at Amazon`s distribution centre outside Munich, Deutsche Post said in a statement.

Jan 15, 2020, 19:48 PM IST
Xiaomi sells over 10 lakh devices offline in a single day

Xiaomi sells over 10 lakh devices offline in a single day

Sold devices include smartphones, Mi TVs, Mi ecosystem and accessory products, of which smartphones were the biggest contributors. These devices were sold across Mi Home, Mi Studio, Mi Stores, Mi

Jan 14, 2020, 16:28 PM IST
CES 2020: Lenovo launches foldable PC, Samsung unevils QLED 8K TV

CES 2020: Lenovo launches foldable PC, Samsung unevils QLED 8K TV

Lenovo went a step further in Consumer Electronics Show (CES)  with unveiling the world`s first foldable PC `ThinkPad X1 Fold` and global smartphone maker OnePlus unveiled `Concept One` with color-

Jan 13, 2020, 16:31 PM IST
As Amazon.com flexes its muscle, Seattle moves to curb corporate political donations

As Amazon.com flexes its muscle, Seattle moves to curb corporate political donations

A six-member committee of Seattle City Council has already unanimously approved the measure, making it almost certain that the full nine-member council will pass it on Monday.

Jan 12, 2020, 19:19 PM IST
OnePlus could showcase a 120Hz display phone on January 13

OnePlus could showcase a 120Hz display phone on January 13

This comes at a time when Qualcomm is bringing full support for higher refresh rates in the Snapdragon 865 system on chip (SoC).

Jan 12, 2020, 18:29 PM IST
Galaxy S10 Lite to cost Rs 39,990, pre-order from January 23

Galaxy S10 Lite to cost Rs 39,990, pre-order from January 23

The smartphone will give a renewed push to Samsung`s strategy in the premium segment (priced above Rs 30,000), where its flagship smartphones Galaxy S and Note series have traditionally done very

Jan 11, 2020, 17:14 PM IST
Streaming platforms gain more popularity than ever

Streaming platforms gain more popularity than ever

At the same time, Twitch`s market shares stooped a little. But, it found a new path as the platform launched non-gaming categories recently. 

Jan 10, 2020, 19:56 PM IST
AI powered and invisible: Samsung unveils quirky new keyboard for smart phone

AI powered and invisible: Samsung unveils quirky new keyboard for smart phone

Considering it is not always practical to carry around a big clunky keyboard, Samsung has come up with an ingenious Selfie Type that aims to give the user the best of both worlds.

Jan 09, 2020, 23:43 PM IST
Huami launches smartwatches, wireless earbuds at CES 2020

Huami launches smartwatches, wireless earbuds at CES 2020

The brand has introduced Amazfit T-Rex, Amazfit Bip S, Amazfit PowerBuds, Amazfit ZenBuds, Huami-PAI and Amazfit Home Studio during the event.

Jan 08, 2020, 16:50 PM IST
Amazon introduces Echo Auto in India

Amazon introduces Echo Auto in India

Echo Auto uses a car`s 12V charging socket or USB port and connects to the car`s stereo system for audio playback using auxiliary cable or Bluetooth, the official release notes. It features 8

Jan 07, 2020, 22:42 PM IST
Samsung Electronics says will unveil 'innovative devices' on February 11

Samsung Electronics says will unveil 'innovative devices' on February 11

The move comes as the world`s top smartphone maker seeks to maintain its lead in the foldable phone and 5G phone markets, with rivals plotting a catch-up in the nascent, but growing segments.

Jan 05, 2020, 23:11 PM IST
Segway unveils electric pod that looks more like an egg-shaped wheelchair

Segway unveils electric pod that looks more like an egg-shaped wheelchair

The highlight of the quirky gadget is that it is self-levelling and allows the user to strap in for speedy transportation that goes up to 24 mph. One can also manoeuvre the S-Pod from a handling knob

Jan 05, 2020, 00:04 AM IST
Apple may launch two 'iPhone SE 2' models in 2020

Apple may launch two 'iPhone SE 2' models in 2020

The upcoming iPhone SE 2 models are expected to feature a 5.5 and a 6.1-inch LCD display, Digitimes reported recently. Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo had also suggested there could be another 'iPhone SE

Jan 03, 2020, 16:31 PM IST
Samsung's new Galaxy Book Flex Alpha QLED notebook launched

Samsung's new Galaxy Book Flex Alpha QLED notebook launched

Samsung is all set to launch its next-gen Galaxy smartphone on February 11 at an event in San Francisco.

Jan 02, 2020, 23:25 PM IST
India leads porn consumption on smartphones in 2019

India leads porn consumption on smartphones in 2019

Overall, three in four people are watching porn on their mobiles globally - meaning the devices like desktops and laptops have become secondary choices for them to watch porn, according to adult

Jan 02, 2020, 19:57 PM IST
Google AI to make breast cancer diagnosis more accurate

Google AI to make breast cancer diagnosis more accurate

The samples were fed to the AI, which was trained to scan X-ray images. The system scanned for signs of malignancy through all the 28,000 pictures, after which its findings were matched against the

Jan 02, 2020, 16:08 PM IST
Bentley's first electric car to debut in 2025

Bentley's first electric car to debut in 2025

One of the major differentiators for Bentley will be an all-new model in the electric segment, instead of transforming an existing model to an electric version, Engadget notes.

Jan 02, 2020, 00:00 AM IST
Here are the top budget smartphones of 2019

Here are the top budget smartphones of 2019

The segment under Rs 10,000 grew even more competitive with a shorter refresh cycle. Coming to brands, Xiaomi did well in the segment with Redmi 7A, 7, 8 and 8A, Samsung upped the ante with M30, M30s

Dec 29, 2019, 08:56 AM IST
iPhone owners 167 times more at risk of being hacked: Study

iPhone owners 167 times more at risk of being hacked: Study

The tech experts at UK-based phone case company Case24.com gathered the data by analysing monthly Google search volumes to see how many British people are looking to find information on how to hack

Dec 28, 2019, 11:25 AM IST
Google Chrome hit with bugs, users losing secondary profiles

Google Chrome hit with bugs, users losing secondary profiles

Alert pop-ups began emerging on laptops, desktops and mobile screens, forcing users in India to read the warning that their passwords may have been stolen as part of a data leak.

Dec 27, 2019, 12:22 PM IST