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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
Oppo Reno 3 Pro, Reno 3 with 5G support unveiled; check colours, features

Oppo Reno 3 Pro, Reno 3 with 5G support unveiled; check colours, features

The mightier Pro version features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G chipset while the Reno3 is the first smartphone to sport MediaTek`s new Dimensity 1000L system on chip (SoC).

Dec 26, 2019, 18:37 PM IST
Huawei Mate X2 foldable phone to be launched in third quarter of 2020

Huawei Mate X2 foldable phone to be launched in third quarter of 2020

The Mate X2 will adopt a design similar to that of the Samsung Galaxy Fold, which means it will not fold outwards but inwards.

Dec 26, 2019, 14:54 PM IST
Samsung`s Galaxy Fold 2 may have foldable glass display; Check price, features

Samsung`s Galaxy Fold 2 may have foldable glass display; Check price, features

The current Galaxy Fold handset is priced at nearly $2,000 which is not an amount most people are willing to pay and is not accessible to a larger segment of the population.

Dec 26, 2019, 13:31 PM IST
Hacker who held 300mn iPhones to ransom, blackmailed Apple, pleads guilty

Hacker who held 300mn iPhones to ransom, blackmailed Apple, pleads guilty

A self-proclaimed hacker who held over 300 million iPhones to ransom after gaining access to their iCloud details and threatening to factory reset their iPhones has pleaded guilty to blackmailing the

Dec 23, 2019, 11:14 AM IST
Can Facebook take on Google with its own operating system?

Can Facebook take on Google with its own operating system?

By moving to its own OS, Facebook could integrate more indigenous features into its devices - and hopefully privacy - creating custom OS for its AR glasses or Portal devices. The aim at the moment

Dec 22, 2019, 11:00 AM IST
Yuvraj Singh-backed Healthians expands operations in over 30 cities across 7 states

Yuvraj Singh-backed Healthians expands operations in over 30 cities across 7 states

Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh-backed Healthians, which is India's leading health test at home brand, has expanded its operations in more than 30 cities across seven states including Mumbai, Pune,

Dec 20, 2019, 18:51 PM IST
Google fined 150 million Euros by France

Google fined 150 million Euros by France

The fine comes as France and other European countries maintain high levels of scrutiny on major U.S. tech companies such as Google, Facebook , Apple and Amazon, which are often criticised for having

Dec 20, 2019, 16:58 PM IST
Artificial Intelligence may predict long-term risks of heart attack, cardiac deaths

Artificial Intelligence may predict long-term risks of heart attack, cardiac deaths

Researchers have found that machine learning, patterns and inferences computers use to learn to perform tasks, can predict the long-term risk of heart attack and cardiac death.

Dec 20, 2019, 14:11 PM IST
New WhatsApp bug crashes group chat, deletes history forever

New WhatsApp bug crashes group chat, deletes history forever

Urging all users to update WhatsApp to the latest version, security researchers at global cybersecurity firm Check Point identified the flaw that would allow a bad actor to create a malicious group

Dec 17, 2019, 16:57 PM IST
PewDiePie to take a break from YouTube in 2020

PewDiePie to take a break from YouTube in 2020

PewDiePie aka Felix Kjellberg said that he will be away from YouTube for a while in early next year because he is 'very tired'.

Dec 16, 2019, 22:58 PM IST
Oppo Reno3 Pro 5G to come with 90Hz display

Oppo Reno3 Pro 5G to come with 90Hz display

The Reno3 Pro 5G will be joined by a non-5G variant as well as the vanilla Reno3 and its 5G version. The Chinese handset maker has already confirmed that the Reno3 will pack in a 4,035 mAh battery,

Dec 16, 2019, 00:15 AM IST