Google files patent for internet toys to run the home


Google has filed a patent for internet-connected creepy-looking teddy bears and bunny rabbits wh... »

‘Apple shelved plans for TV set more than a year ago’


Apple Inc had scrapped plans of introducing an ultra-high-definition television set more than a... »

Microsoft patents glasses that read emotions

Some applications of the smart glasses could include interrogations and questioning at borders, where the device’s sensors can measure changes in a person’s body temperature, or can pick up very subtle shifts in voice quality.


US technology giant Microsoft has been awarded a patent for smart glasses that allow wearers to... »

New face of computing or still just fancy toys?

Shakthidharan Vadakkepat

With more powerful processors and connectivity options, tablets are also evolving. But can they replace the PC or the laptop? »

Kindle Voyage review: The trodden path or a new journey?

Travel light: The six-inch Kindle Voyage is the lightest and sleekest one yet

Elizabeth Mathew

The most advanced e-reader yet is here, and the Kindle Voyage’s hefty price tag means its right only for bookworms »

Robosoft develops proprietary banking solution for Apple Watch

Udupi-based company Robosoft Technologies develops proprietary banking solution for Apple Watch. File Photo

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The Udupi-based Robosoft Technologies, a mobility solutions partner, has developed a proprietary banking solution for the Apple Watch.  Quoting Rohith Bhat, Chief Executive... »

Apple Watch: Software developers see more apps coming

Customers queue up as they wait to buy the Apple Watch at a store in Paris, France, April 24, 2015. Photo: REUTERS


Software developers who tried on an Apple Watch for the first time on Friday predicted a rush of new apps over the next few months, particularly in areas including health and messaging. D... »

Smile! You are on Transcend’s DrivePro 220 video recorder

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Have you ever felt the need to record your car journey from point A to B? Or submit video evidence in court for an accident that clearly proves beyond reasonable doubt the other guy jumped the... »

Seeing the idiot box in a new light

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Philips’ new range of TVs gets more real and colourful with the addition of Ambilight and a step up to 4K resolution »

The broadening dimensions of 3D printing

Amrit Ramakrishnan

From making toys to coughing up meds, the sky is the limit for this tech »

MobiKwik raises $25 mn from group of investors led by Tree Line Asia

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Mobile wallet firm MobiKwik has raised $25 million in Series B funding from a bunch of investors led by Tree Line Asia. The other investors include Cisco Investments, American Express, and th... »

Microsoft shares details of HoloLens

A man wears a device featuring Windows Holographic technology at Microsoft Build in San Francisco, California April 29, 2015. Photo: Reuters


Less than 100 days after it informed to the world about its innovative HoloLens, Microsoft presented a live demonstration of what it called as the world’s first, and only, fully untethered hologra... »

Apple Watch finally goes on sale

The gadget will not be sold at Apple stores on Friday. File Photo


The Apple Watch launched globally on Friday with a small queue of Japanese tech-addicts lining up in Tokyo for Apple Inc's first wearable gadget, but there was no sign of the excitement usually at... »

Nikon launches new cameras

Hiroshi Takashina (right), MD, Nikon, with Sajjan Kumar, Vice-President. - Photo: GP SAMPATH KUMAR

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Nikon India launched new versions of its Coolpix Spring Series 2015 cameras that come with hi-end features such as power zoom, touch screen monitor and advanced shooting controls. The la... »

Heavy turnout for world's first glimpse of Apple Watch

An Apple Watch can be seen after it went on display at the Sydney Apple store on Friday.


Consumers in Australia flocked to Apple Inc's store in Sydney on Friday to get the world's first up-close look at the tech giant's smartwatch, which the company expects will be its next runaway hi... »

Scoring a crescendo!

S Muralidhar

Creative gives us a pleasant surprise with this near audiophile grade speaker »

Smart enough for the average Tim!

S Muralidhar

Unlike The Watch, you can’t go grocery shopping with this smartband. But, you can track your life…somewhat »

We pick out some cool wireless external hard drives to get you a bit less tangled! »

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