Intel Under Threat? Qualcomm enters the PC business with Asus, HP & Lenovo

Intel Under Threat? Qualcomm enters the PC business with Asus, HP & Lenovo

2017-05-31T15:35:22+00:00 On

It’s been anticipated for years, but today at Computex, Qualcomm announced the launch of what can be called a world war in the semiconductor business. The smartphone chipmaker said three PC manufacturers — Lenovo, HP and Asus — will start making computers…

New Cortex A73 chip easily beats Snapdragon 821 inside Google Pixel

New Cortex A73 chip easily beats Snapdragon 821 inside Google Pixel

2016-11-07T15:15:15+00:00 On

The Snapdragon 821, based on Cortex A72 design from ARM, is supposed to be the best in the business, but it’s reign is likely to be cut short — very short — by the release of Huawei Mate 9. The Mate 9…

Zebronics launches Chromecast-like device at Rs 1699 to cast phone screen to TV

Zebronics launches Chromecast-like device at Rs 1699 to cast phone screen to TV

2016-09-26T15:23:25+00:00 On

Zebronics, a Chennai based electronics manufacturer, launched ZEB Cast 100 — similar to Google’s Chromecast device which helps in casting the screen of your phone or device onto a TV or monitor. The device has been priced at just Rs 1,699, compared…

Wipro to sell its cloud service via Oracle platform

Wipro to sell its cloud service via Oracle platform

2016-09-20T17:12:30+00:00 On

Wipro Limited, an India-based information technology, consulting and business process services company, said it had joined Oracle’s Cloud Managed Service Provider (MSP) Program. Wipro’s Boundary Less Data Center offering has been integrated with Oracle’s twin cloud offerings — Infrastructure as a Service…

IIT Guwahati home to India’s latest super computer PARAM-ISHAN

IIT Guwahati home to India’s latest super computer PARAM-ISHAN

2016-09-19T17:28:55+00:00 On

IIT Guwahati unveiled one of India´s fastest and most powerful computer, PARAM-ISHAN. PARAM-ISHAN has power of 250 Teraflops and three hundred tera bites capacity. ¨This will not only augment the research initiatives in the Institute, but also help in creating an ecosystem…

Aurion completes acquisition of Spikes Security; forms Cyberinc for enterprise security

2016-09-16T13:41:58+00:00 On

Aurionpro Solutions, a technology solutions provider, said it completed the acquisition and merger of Spikes Security Inc., a software and hardware solutions company based in California, with its enterprise security division. The silicon Valley based subsidiary for enterprise security will operate under…

AGC Networks to offer self-learning technology from UK’s Darktrace

AGC Networks to offer self-learning technology from UK’s Darktrace

2016-09-08T15:12:30+00:00 On

Darktrace, a British cyber security company, said it partnered with AGC Networks, an India-based technology solutions provider to expand the market for the company´s self-learning technology. “This partnership allows more and more organizations to benefit from Enterprise Immune System technology across Asia,…

Biostar launches its first SSD drive for gamers starting @ Rs 3,250

Biostar launches its first SSD drive for gamers starting @ Rs 3,250

2016-08-27T19:16:04+00:00 On

Biostar, one of the leading manufacturers for Motherboards and Graphic cards, announced the launch of its first Sold State Drive (SSD) category with G300 series for power users and gamers looking for high performance storage starting at Rs 3,250. SSD is similar to a…

Government launches online library for blind people with TCS

Government launches online library for blind people with TCS

2016-08-24T12:11:25+00:00 On

The government, in association with NGOs, set up an online library called Sugamaya Pustakalaya for visually impaired people. This online platform offers e- books across diverse subjects and languages and multiple accessible formats and is powered by TCS access. With the help…

Upcoming Intel Apollo Lake could disappoint going by Broxton Goldmont benchmarks

Upcoming Intel Apollo Lake could disappoint going by Broxton Goldmont benchmarks

2016-06-04T14:34:35+00:00 On

Intel’s upcoming Apollo Lake low-end tablet and PC processor could trail ARM-based chips by a big margin if a benchmarking result from a product using similar technology is any indication. Goldmont, the core inside Apollo Lake is to be the first major update to…

Google Project Ara to soon release modular smartphone, not tablet; could surprise on price

Google Project Ara to soon release modular smartphone, not tablet; could surprise on price

2016-03-25T09:04:10+00:00 On

Google could release one of world’s first truly modular mobile device — one with user-replaceable parts — as early as next month and it won’t be a tablet, but a smartphone, according to person close to the company’s Project Ara unit. “People are…

Reliance LYF brings 4K UHD TV models ahead of Jio launch, price Rs 55k

Reliance LYF brings 4K UHD TV models ahead of Jio launch, price Rs 55k

2016-03-08T09:48:55+00:00 On

Reliance Retail, sister company of upcoming telecom operator Jio, is bringing out two 4K UHD smart TVs in India, sized 50 inch and 65 inch. The 50-inch model will be priced Rs 55,900, while the 65-inch model will be a premium one…

US kids earning lakhs per month using social media – Survey

US kids earning lakhs per month using social media – Survey

2016-02-25T20:34:37+00:00 On

A new survey conducted by one of Canada’s biggest colleges has found that many kids and teens are making serious money by posting promotional photos and videos on their well-connected social media accounts. The research, conducted by Centennial College of Toronto, found…

Lenovo launches India’s first retina-display laptop, Yoga 900 priced Rs 1.22 lakh

Lenovo launches India’s first retina-display laptop, Yoga 900 priced Rs 1.22 lakh

2016-02-08T13:00:42+00:00 On

One of the longstanding gripes of ‘serious’ users of gadgets the world over has been how the high definition display revolution bypassed laptops and arrived straight on smartphones, not the screen that people spend most of their working hours staring at. So,…

LIst of Cheapest 4K Monitors and UHD TVs in India

LIst of Cheapest 4K Monitors and UHD TVs in India

2016-01-16T14:01:41+00:00 On

So you’re upgrading your TV and want to make sure that you futureproof it by buying the best available within your budget. Perhaps you’re buying a new monitor for your PC and want to ensure that it’s got at least as much resolution…

Yu says use of Google-like services declining on mobile, introduces Around Yu

Yu says use of Google-like services declining on mobile, introduces Around Yu

2015-12-17T13:47:10+00:00 On

Yu Televentures has entered the local and classified search business in a big way, baking its app Around Yu into all its new phones, starting with Yutopia. The company is hoping that its ability to implant the app in all its phones…

Install Android Lolipop on your PC with Android-x86 release candidate

Install Android Lolipop on your PC with Android-x86 release candidate

2017-03-19T08:17:21+00:00 On

For those who have too much time on their hands, or are plain curious or have more practical requirements for installing Android on their PC, the x86 project has come up with the ‘release candidate’ of Lolipop version of the mobile operating…

Intel Skylake brings 4k to basic desktops, boosts battery life in cheap laptops, convertibles

Intel Skylake brings 4k to basic desktops, boosts battery life in cheap laptops, convertibles

2015-09-04T11:00:07+00:00 On

Intel has unveiled 40 of its new chips belonging to the Skylake or 6th Generation family. While there many advancements all over, for the price-sensitive customers, the launch gives special reasons to celebrate. FOR DESKTOPS First, the Skylake processors bring 4K UHD…

Build a powerful PC at just Rs 16,990 – Intel advocates new cheaper, smaller desktops via NUCs

Build a powerful PC at just Rs 16,990 – Intel advocates new cheaper, smaller desktops via NUCs

2015-06-18T15:08:27+00:00 On

With the latest generation of Intel’s Broadwell chips demonstrating a great improvement in graphics capabilities, chip giant Intel is getting ready to push its new-format desktop device by teaching consumers how to build a powerful PC for just Rs 16,990 ($270). Earlier,…