Cyber Criminals To Target Wearables In 2016

Hardware or software, nothing is immune to security threats. With yet another year passing by, Intel Security with McAfee has predicted that attacks on hardware and firmware will continue in the next year too. “The best hockey players navigate within the ice rink, grapple with opposing players, take advantage of opportunities when available, and, critically, as Wayne Gretzky said, always skate to where the puck is going to be—not where…

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Micromax Canvas Nitro 3 E352 with 2GB RAM, 13MP camera now available for Rs. 8130

Micromax launched the Canvas Xpress 4G, it’s new budget 4G smartphone priced at Rs. 6599 earlier today. Now the Canvas Nitro 3 E352 is available for purchase from eBay.in. It has a 5-inch HD screen and runs on Android 5.1 (Lollipop) OS, similar to the Canvas Xpress 4G, but this is powered by an Octa-Core MediaTek processor, has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with LED…

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New teaser suggests Redmi Note 2 Pro will be slim

We already know that Xiaomi is holding a product launch event on November 24. While we were initially expecting the Mi 5 flagship, it’s all but confirmed that the Redmi Note 2 Pro will be unveiled during the event. And Now, it looks like the company has started teasing the features of the handset. A new teaser (see above) posted by the company on its official Weibo account indicates that…

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Meitu V4 Debuts with 21 MP Selfie Cam, Helio X10 CPU, and a Price of $548

Meitu is a rather small Chinese phone maker that just debuted a new selfie-orientated smartphone. It’s called Meitu V4 and it comes with an interesting design called “double V”, sporting metal top and bottom. The new Meitu V4 is a China exclusive and it will have a retail price of $548. Unlike other of it’s kind, the Meitu V4 smartphone packs an impressive 21 MP selfie snapping camera. In fact, Meizu…

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Xiaomi’s President outs teaser image for the Redmi Note 2 Pro

Xiaomi is holding an event on November 24 during which it’s expected to unveil both its next flagship smartphone, the Mi 5, as well as the newest iteration of its affordable phablet – which should be called Redmi Note 2 Pro. And now it’s pretty much confirmed that we’ll see the latter getting official next week. Xiaomi President Lin Bin has posted the image you can see below on Weibo,…

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Samsung SM-W2016 is a flip phone with near S6 power

What if the Galaxy S6 died and was reincarnated in an earlier era, one where flip phones still ruled? It may sound like fan fiction, but TENAA just certified such a device – the Samsung SM-W2016. The flip phone features a glass back with curves on the side that evoke the S6 edge. It has two identical screens (one outside the flip, one inside) – 3.9″ Super AMOLEDs with 768…

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Redmi Note 2 Pro teased by Xiaomi president ahead of Nov 24 announcement

Xiaomi recently scheduled an event on November 24th, to introduce a new product. There were rumors that the company might unveil the Redmi Note 2 and even the Mi 5. Yesterday Lin Bin, co-founder and President of Xiaomi posted a teaser image of the upcoming smartphone in Golden color on weibo. This is the same smartphone that got certified by TENAA last week. The image shows dual-tone LED flash and a fingerprint sensor. The Redmi…

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Apple Watch Magnetic Charging Dock launched for $79

Apple has officially launched its Magnetic Charging Dock for the Apple Watch, after recent leaks. The dock lets you charge the Apple Watch in a flat position with its band open, or on its side, since it has a small adjustable ring in the center. “When docked on its side, your watch automatically goes into Nightstand mode, so you can also use it as your alarm clock,” said Apple. The dock is powered…

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Kingston HyperX Savage USB 3.1 Flash Drive (64GB to 256GB) announced

HyperX, a division of Kingston Technology recently introduced HyperX Savage USB Flash drive, which joins the HyperX Savage family of products that includes, DRAM and SSDs, replacing the DataTraveler HyperX 3.0. It has USB 3.1 Gen. 1 (USB 3.0) support that promises read speed of up to 350MB/s and write speed of up to 250MB/s. Highlights of HyperX Savage USB Flash Drive Blazing fast transfer speeds: HyperX Savage delivers blazing transfer speeds of 350MB/s read and 250MB/s…

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Google’s YouTube Kids App Expands to Regions Beyond the US

Google launched its YouTube Kids application back in February this year for Android and iOS users but restricted it to the US only. The search giant on Tuesday announced the app’s expansion to UK, Ireland, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. The YouTube blog post also states that since its launch, YouTube Kids app has been downloaded over 10 million times in the US. Also mentioned was that videos Wheels on…

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Figment VR iPhone Case Doubles Up as a Virtual Reality Headset

Virtual reality (VR) headsets have been steadily going mainstream. Google’s Cardboard is so far considered as one of the most easily accessible VR devices available for consumers. However, it’s not very durable. Recently, Samsung’s consumer Gear VR headset powered by Oculus VR software went on sale with a price tag of less than $100; though it is available in limited markets. Now, Figment has debuted on Kickstarter with its new…

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Samsung Details Britecell Camera Sensor; Likely to Ship First With Galaxy S7

Samsung on Monday at its Investor Forum detailed its new Britecell camera sensor. The company claimed that its new camera sensor will have enhanced light sensitivity in low light conditions with less colour artefact. Speaking at the event, Kyushik Hong, Vice President, Marketing Team, System LSI Business, Samsungexplained Britecell is the company’s trademark technology (via Galaxy Club) which will replace the green pixels in all traditional Bayer filter pattern in…

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