Google Now may soon work offline

Google could be working on making Google Now, it’s speech recognition-based assistant work for Android users even if they are offline. Speech recognition heavily relies on cloud computing to function optimally. It’s essential as the processing power and memory required is huge. The report reveals that in a recent paper, Google engineers have shared how Read more about Google Now may soon work offline[…]

Google public alerts to offer flood information in India

After the recent spurt in natural disasters in the sub continent, Google has activated a public alert system that would offer valuable information on the water level across 170 areas in India. Through a tie-up with the flood forecasting network of India, Google users could now receive real time information on the water level of Read more about Google public alerts to offer flood information in India[…]

Snapdeal mobile website will now be available in Hindi and Telugu

To enable its customers overcome language barriers and shop online in their preferred regional language, online market place Snapdeal on Tuesday launched its multilingual interface, a company statement said here. From Tuesday, Snapdeal’s user interface on the mobile will be available in Hindi and Telugu. From January 26 Snapdeal will be available in English and Read more about Snapdeal mobile website will now be available in Hindi and Telugu[…]

Ricoh Theta S 360 degree spherical camera with price tag Rs 39,995

Ricoh India today launched a new 360 degree spherical camera Ricoh Theta S for Rs 39,995. The device is the latest addition to the company’s Ricoh Theta series. Ricoh Theta S is a lightweight portable camera, which can capture images of up to 14MP in 360 degrees. It has an enlarged image sensor and F2.0 Read more about Ricoh Theta S 360 degree spherical camera with price tag Rs 39,995[…]

Google Looking to Design Chips for Android Devices

Google, whose software powers the vast majority of smartphones, wants to design the processors that go inside these devices. According to a report, the search giant recently held talks with several chipmakers to lure them to develop processors it designs. The company is hopeful to see devices with these chips in a few years. According Read more about Google Looking to Design Chips for Android Devices[…]

List of Xiaomi Devices That’ll Get The MIUI 7 Update

Xiaomi has introduced quite a few smartphones and all sorts of tech gadgets this year, but hardware isn’t the only thing this company has to offer. They have also introduced a new version of their Android OS, MIUI 7, earlier this year. The company has first introduced the Chinese version of the OS, which was Read more about List of Xiaomi Devices That’ll Get The MIUI 7 Update[…]

After Ola Cabs, Uber India adds Number Masking to keep customer phone numbers nameless

Following Ola Cabs, Uber India has come with a similar feature i.e. telephone number masking in which phone calls between the customer and the driver will be connected utilizing an anonymous telephone number. This is part of Uber’s effort to enhance the security of its customers. The new masking technology of Uber disguises phone numbers. Read more about After Ola Cabs, Uber India adds Number Masking to keep customer phone numbers nameless[…]

Idea Starts ground work to introduce 4G services in 750 towns by first half of 2016

Idea Cellular plans to launch 4G services in 750 towns across 10 circles by the first half of 2016. The country’s third largest mobile operator also plans to introduce from next fiscal its branded digital services applications like Idea Music, Idea Games, Idea Movies and Idea Digital Wallets etc, with focus on regional and vernacular Read more about Idea Starts ground work to introduce 4G services in 750 towns by first half of 2016[…]

A Smart Glove That Converts Sign Language To Speech And Text

There are some inventions that provide you with a thinner and smarter phone and there are some inventions that makes you realize how far we have reached on the curve of advances in technology. Designer and media artist Hadeel Ayoub is a student of University of London and just recently completed her MA in Computational Read more about A Smart Glove That Converts Sign Language To Speech And Text[…]

Google partners with key internet companies to give you a faster mobile web experience

After announcing plans to launch lighter mobile web pages in India earlier this year, Google has taken its effort to optimize user experience to a new level by partnering with internet companies such as Adobe, WordPress, Pinterest, Twitter, Linkedin and several others to ‘make the mobile web experience better for everyone’. In a post on Read more about Google partners with key internet companies to give you a faster mobile web experience[…]