Computer

Flipkart Sale Brings Discounts, Offers on Laptops, Tablets, Smartwatches, and More

Flipkart on Tuesday kicked off the Grand Gadgets Days sale that brings discounts on notebooks, hard disks, power banks, printers, tablets, DSLRs, smart fitness bands, and headphones, among other products. The Flipkart sale that will last until Thursday, November 29 brings devices from brands such as Apple, Canon, Fitbit, HP, Epson, Nikon, and Samsung. Flipkart […]

Computer

Logitech G502 Gaming Mouse With 11 Programmable Buttons Launched at Rs. 6,495

Logitech has launched its latest gaming mouse₹ 3,499, the Logitech G502 HERO, in India. The company has revamped the previous G502 variant and it features the latest HERO (High Efficiency Rated Optical) 16K sensor. Other key features of the mouse an advanced optical sensor for tracking accuracy, customisable RGB lighting, custom game profiles, from 200 up […]

Internet

Uber Partners With Bengaluru-Based Happay for Auto Expense Management

Global ride-hailing major Uber on Thursday announced the integration of Bengaluru-based fintech firm Happay’s automated solution to make it easier for business travellers to auto-expense their rides. With this partnership with Happay, “Uber for Business” travellers would be able to automatically submit their receipts for reimbursement. “Business travellers no longer need to punch in their […]

Android

SwiftKey for Android Gets Microsoft Bing Search Bar With Easy Sharing Functionality

Microsoft-owned SwiftKey on Thursday announced the release of a new feature on the SwiftKey for Android third-party keyboard to allow users to search for and share anything on the Internet. The latest update brings a search bar to the Android keyboard and enables users to access search results, take screenshots, crop them accordingly, and share […]

Internet

Facebook Plans to Train 5 Million Indians in Digital Skills by 2021

To help small businesses in India reach the global economy, Facebook is planning to train five million people with digital skills in three years, a top company executive said here on Saturday. With ten ongoing programmes, Facebook has already trained one million people across 150 cities and 48,000 villages with support from 50 partners, the social networking […]

Gadgets

Indian Robotics Company Emotix Launches Miko 2, a Companion for Children

Emotix, a Mumbai-based robotics startup, has launched Miko 2, a companion robot for children. Miko 2 comes two years after the company unveiled Miko, its first robot on the market. The Miko 2 has advanced parental controls, better microphones, a front camera, and improved “emotional intelligence”. This is the third product that Emotix has brought to […]

Gadgets

Leica D-Lux 7 High-End Compact Camera Launched in India at Nearly Rs. 1 Lakh

German camera-maker Leica on Friday announced a new compact camera in its D-Lux series in India that is priced at nearly Rs. 1 lakh. Leica D-Lux 7 with automatic exposure mode, manual setting options and a range of video functions would be available by mid-December in the country, the company said in a statement. With […]

Internet

Flipkart Sale Brings Discounts, Offers on Laptops, Tablets, Smartwatches, and More

Flipkart on Tuesday kicked off the Grand Gadgets Days sale that brings discounts on notebooks, hard disks, power banks, printers, tablets, DSLRs, smart fitness bands, and headphones, among other products. The Flipkart sale that will last until Thursday, November 29 brings devices from brands such as Apple, Canon, Fitbit, HP, Epson, Nikon, and Samsung. Flipkart […]

Android

Popular Android Apps Like Clean Master Reportedly Caught Committing ‘Ad Fraud’

A number of Android apps developed by two popular Chinese developers have been found to be involved in an ad fraud scheme. An app analytics firm discovered that eight apps on Google Play Store with more than two billion downloads have been exploiting user permissions to steal “millions of dollars”. Seven of these apps come […]

Education

How higher education could better serve students — and the world

Four colleges in four years, and four academic fields (wrapped into one self-designed major): that was my convoluted path to a college degree. Much of that time, I swam upstream – struggling against a cascade of policies that ran counter to my vision of education as holistic and engaged with the world. With my older […]