These robots have danced their way to a Guinness World Record

These robots have danced their way to a Guinness World Record
If you thought you were bad at dancing, get ready to feel worse, because 1,069 robots have broken a Guinness World Record set just last year for the "most robots dancing simultaneously" in China. The robots are all named Dobi and are made by Chinese company WL Intelligent Technology. Walking, talking, and doing Tai Chi are some of their abilities on top of the synchronized dancing. WL Tech said the team organized the dance off as a way to display the technology of their robots, which were pro…
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
245 Hits
0 Comments

Sony’s Xperia XZ Premium is unworthy of its name

Sony’s Xperia XZ Premium is unworthy of its name
What defines a premium product? To my mind, it’s the added benefit or advantage of something that you wouldn’t be able to obtain at a lower price. An example might be the $4,000 Focal Utopia headphones with beryllium drivers, whose sound is hard to rival and unobtainable without that extremely rigid material. Or perhaps it’s Coach’s leather briefcases, which justify their price by aging gracefully and gorgeously. Or it could be the expert craftsmanship of Canon’s universally acclaimed L lense…
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
286 Hits
0 Comments

Here come the next generation of Bluetooth wallet trackers

Here come the next generation of Bluetooth wallet trackers
Chipolo just announced the Chipolo Card for wallets, calling it the "world’s thinnest Bluetooth tracker." A bold claim considering the TrackR Wallet 2.0, announced in January, is 0.15-mm thinner. Not that it really matters since neither device is shipping yet. For the most part, Bluetooth trackers from companies like Chipolo, TrackR, Tile, and others have become so small that they're pretty much attach-and-forget. Trackers on lost items emit an audible alarm from their on-board speakers when …
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
224 Hits
0 Comments

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 4GB RAM Variant Spotted on TENAA, Flouting 8GB RAM Rumours

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 4GB RAM Variant Spotted on TENAA, Flouting 8GB RAM Rumours
Samsung unveiled its Galaxy Note 8 smartphone on Wednesday and while the handset was announced to have 6GB RAM, which was also suggested by rumours, we might have another memory variant coming soon. The 4GB RAM variant of Galaxy Note 8 has now been spotted on TENAA website.The TENAA listing of the Galaxy Note 8, spotted by GSMArena, suggests that the South Korean company might introduce a lower memory variant of the smartphone. Interestingly, the 4GB variant of the Galaxy Note 8 seems to come w…
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
187 Hits
0 Comments

iPhone 8 to Sport 3GB RAM, iPhone 7s to Get Copper Option: Reports

iPhone 8 to Sport 3GB RAM, iPhone 7s to Get Copper Option: Reports
If recent rumours are to be believed, then the iPhone 8, along with the iPhone 7s and iPhone 7s Plus are set to be launched on September 12 next month. While no official confirmation has arrived from Apple yet, leaks and rumours have picked up aggressive pace recently. Just a day ago, it was reported that the iPhone 8 will be available in 64GB, 256GB, and 512GB variants, and now fresh reports suggest that it will pack 3GB of RAM. Furthermore, dummy unit photos of the iPhone 7s and iPhone 7s Plus…
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
235 Hits
0 Comments

Jio Phone Booking Starts: Website Crashes, MyJio App Doesn’t Show Pre-Order Option

Jio Phone Booking Starts: Website Crashes, MyJio App Doesn’t Show Pre-Order Option
Jio Phone pre-bookings have finally started but it seems not many people are able to book the handset right. This would come as a disappointment to the millions of consumers who were looking forward to getting their hands on the Jio-branded 4G feature phone since it became official on July 21. Users are unable to open Jio.com website as the website has crashed showing only a Content Server Error, and they are unable to login to MyJio app in one try. The MyJio app and the official website are th…
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
256 Hits
0 Comments

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Battery Put Through More Rigorous Safety Checks, Company Says

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Battery Put Through More Rigorous Safety Checks, Company Says
Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note 8 on Wednesday signalling that it is ready to put the tragic demise of the Galaxy Note 7 in the past. Last year's flagship Galaxy Note from the South Korean giant met an untimely end following multiple fire-related reports. The Galaxy Note 8 is important for Samsung as it hopes to rebuild the trust of its customers. The company has detailed its stringent safety tests for the smartphone, working closely with Underwriter Labs to ensure reliability for the Galaxy N…
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
194 Hits
0 Comments

Amazon’s new algorithm designs clothing by analyzing a bunch of pictures

Amazon’s new algorithm designs clothing by analyzing a bunch of pictures
Amazon has developed an algorithm that can design clothing by analyzing a bunch of images to copy the style and then apply it to new items generated from scratch, reports MIT. Amazon is focussing heavily on fashion, and has previously said it’s looking to become “the best place to buy fashion online,” so designing its own pieces pinned to current trends seems like a logical move. The algorithm was developed by Amazon Lab 126, the company’s research and development hub and uses a tool called …
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
253 Hits
0 Comments

Reliance Jio Offers Up to 10GB of Additional Data to Oppo Smartphone Customers

Reliance Jio Offers Up to 10GB of Additional Data to Oppo Smartphone Customers
Before the bookings of Jio Phone start, Oppo announced on Thursday that the company has joined hands with Reliance Jio to offer special benefits to those customers who will purchase the company's smartphones. With this partnership in place, those customers who purchase an Oppo smartphone and enrol themselves in Jio Prime membership will get additional data benefits.As per the new offer, buyers of Oppo's F3, F3 Plus, and F1 Plus smartphone models can get additional data up to 10GB on every recha…
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
206 Hits
0 Comments

Goldman Sachs Funds Skytap

Goldman Sachs Funds Skytap
Goldman Sachs has pledged $45 million to a relatively unknown cloud company called Skytap that’s based in Seattle. With this round, the total funding for Skytap has touched $100 million and it is planning to have its IPO within the next 18 to 24 months, if everything goes according to the management’s plan. So, what is Skytap and what does it do? Well, Skytap started off as a project at the University of Washington a few years ago. Over the last few years, it has garnered a niche area of the clo…
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
265 Hits
0 Comments