At the IFA 2014 in Berlin, Intel launched the new Intel Core M processor which will power new 2-in-1 devices from a variety of manufacturers including Acer, ASUS, Dell, HP, Lenovo, and Toshiba. Continue reading Intel launches the Intel Core M Processor to power new range of 2-in-1 devices
Bharti Airtel, India’s leading telecommunications company, today announced the launch of Wynk Music, a carrier-agnostic mobile app designed to introduce music lovers to an expert-curated library of over 1.7 million songs. Continue reading Airtel launches Wynk, a carrier-agnostic music service for smartphones
Designed specifically to cater to the automotive industry, the iGO Primo Nextgen aims to raise the navigation software to a new level of usability, easy connectivity and feasibility. It offers easy adaptability to systems and hardware, and is localized to India as well. Continue reading NNG Launch the ‘iGO Primo Nextgen’ Navigation in India
Flipkart, India’s largest e-commerce marketplace, announced the launch of five new tablets under its own brand, Digiflip Pro. The tablets are exclusively available on Flipkart.com, and priced from ₹5,999. Continue reading Flipkart launches five new Digiflip Pro tablets powered by Intel Processors
Over the weekend, Acer India announced the launch of its compact and lightweight 7-inch tablet, the Acer ICONIA A1-713 with voice-calling facility. Continue reading Acer launches ICONIA A1-713, their latest 7-inch Android tablet with voice calling
A bright object lit up the Australian night sky earlier today evening. It’s widely believed to be nothing more than space junk, and not an actual meteor.
At about 10 PM local time, on the 10th of July, there were widespread reports of a bright object streaking across the sky over southeastern Australia. It was initially thought to be a naturally occurring rock which had invaded the Earth’s atmosphere. However, it moved very slowly. Experts later confirmed that the flaming object was a piece of the Soyuz 2-1B rocket which was launched a couple of days back, in order to put a meteorological satellite called, ironically, Meteor M2 in orbit. The witnessed object is just the upper stage of the Soyuz rocket.
It is highly unlikely that anyone would be hit by such space debris, but the sight did cause a massive sensation. There were even occasional fragmentation as one would expect from such an object making reentry into the Earth’s atmosphere. However, the aspect which caught most Australians off-guard was the very slow speed. Here is a video which is being circulated. It was shot using a mobile phone camera:
So, it’s just space debris making a lively reentry.
As was believed, Flipkart, India’s largest e-commerce marketplace, today launched their first tablet under its private brand, the Digiflip Pro XT712. Continue reading Flipkart debuts its maiden Android tablet, the Digiflip Pro XT712
Arise, an Indian consumer electronics brand, has launched a pioneering LED TV ‘For Android’, taking an alternate route to compete in the Smart TV segment. Continue reading Arise India introduces Android-powered Smart TV
Lenovo has launched the all-new A7-50 Android tablet featuring an HD IPS display with wide viewing angle. The 7-inch tablet is just 9.6mm thin, and weighs a mere 360 grams. Continue reading Lenovo launches new 7-inch Android Tablet, the A7-50, in India for ₹15,499
Facebook has acquired Moves, a motion tracking app, according to a blog post by the company. The financial details of the acquisition have not been disclosed yet. It’s also not clear how much funding the company had raised. Continue reading Facebook acquires Motion Tracking App, Moves