Category Archives: Gadgets

Xiaomi Mi Home Rakes in Rs. 5 Crores Sales Revenue in First 12 Hours

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi opened its Mi Home offline store in Bengaluru on May 20 The company says it had a sales revenue of Rs. 5 crores The company also plans to open 100 more store in India in next 2 years Chinese tech company Xiaomi has a lot of hopes pinned on its own foray into the offline market… Read More »

Google I/O 2017: Android Now Runs on 2 Billion Monthly Active Devices

Google’s Android operating system has reached a milestone by powering 2 billion monthly active devices around the world, the company said. Google’s vice president of engineering Dave Burke that Android has “the largest reach of any computing platform of its kind”, Xinhua reported on Thursday. Based on the Linux kernel and designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices, Android… Read More »

Analysis: Wireless gadgets tie us down more than ever

While the wireless future we’ve been promised is so close, it’s tethered to the reality that every “wireless thing” still needs a wire to charge. Thinkstock photo I have come across a surprising problem with my wireless AirPods, and it’s made me stop traveling with them. It’s not any performance defect. They work well. And when I’m running… Read More »

TomTom Touch Review

TomTom, the navigation and mapping company, entered the domain of GPS running watches four years ago. The Dutch company has infused its background and knowledge into its wearables, and produced some worthy products for athletes. But with its latest entry, the Tomtom Touch, it is taking on the much bigger casual fitness market. As such, the Touch tracks… Read More »

EU plans further e-commerce antitrust investigations to empower consumers

E-commerce businesses may face further antitrust investigations, the European Union’s top competition watchdog has warned. The European Commission hopes these investigations will lead to more choice and lower prices for consumers, online and off. It has just wrapped up a two-year study of business practices that raise competition concerns in the e-commerce sector, and published its final report… Read More »

Get Cooking Accurately With the Meld Knob + Clip

Many people enjoy making a home cooked meal. Unfortunately, the joys of cooking can quickly turn to frustration. Your family or a phone call distracts you and now the food’s burnt. You find a recipe that looks promising but vague directions or differences in cookware ruin your efforts. Lazy cooks or those that value accuracy might find a… Read More »

Best Gadget Gifts for Geeks, Top Picks for 2015

Update: See the latest list of gifts for the techies on your list at The Best Gadget Gifts. Tech gadgets can make great gifts for business partners, clients, and tech savvy team members. And with plenty of new innovations being released each year, there are lots of new gadgets to choose from for the people on your 2015… Read More »

This Sick Video Drone Is the Future of Inescapable Advertising

Advertisers have found ways to bombard us with promotions no matter what we’re doing: watching TV, checking social media, and even when streaming music. But the future of advertising could be even more invasive when the next public event you attend is full of flying video drones projecting inescapable video everywhere you look. NTT Docomo, one of Japan’s… Read More »

Sony A9 Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera With 20fps Burst and 4K Video Recording Launched

Sony just announced the A9 full-frame mirrorless camera at an event in New York, which succeeds its A7 series of full-frame cameras. The camera takes the best of Sony’s camera technologies (be it mirrorless or DSLR) and crams it into a body that’s smaller than most DSLRs in the market. The Sony A9 will go on sale this… Read More »

Voonik partners with Truecaller to enhance shopping experience

Online fashion retailer Voonik has tied up with communication platform Truecaller for ease of delivery of orders from Voonik and to on-board new users on Voonik using their Truecaller credentials. The company has partnered with Truecaller’s products TrueSDK and Truecaller Priority services. The Truecaller Priority sign up will allow customers to identify IVR or delivery verification calls while… Read More »