Yahoo Inc has bought Blink, a mobile messaging startup whose app lets users send messages that will self-destruct at a time set by the sender. The deal, which Blink announced on its website, comes days after rival Snapchat settled charges with U.S. regulators that accused it of deceiving consumers by promising that photos sent on… Read More »
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If you live in the U.S, for as little as $1500 you can now participate in Google’s Explorer program that gives you a chance to test drive their latest invention – The Google Glass. This latest announcement comes a month after an initial 24 hour sale sold out. A stamp-sized electronic screen mounted on the… Read More »
Was the $500 asking price of Xbox One too high? Well, Microsoft thinks so, and has so far announced a drop in price by $100. But the new price doesn’t come without its own twist. Fans will have the option of enjoy the gaming console without the Kinect peripheral. Starting June 9th, the Xbox One… Read More »
Apple is rumored to unveil the next incarnation of its popular iPhone series in August — a month earlier than industry watchers were generally expecting. A 11.9cm screen version of the iPhone 6 will reach stores in August, media reports said Monday, without specifying which markets would receive the phone first. A 13.9cm or 14.2cm… Read More »
On Monday, Nokia announced the launch of a USD 100 million Connected Car fund to be managed by Nokia Growth Partners (NGP). The fund will identify and invest in companies whose innovations will be important for a world of connected and intelligent vehicles. Nokia is already a major player in the automotive industry providing… Read More »
We had a chance to talk to Harold Tan of SunJack, a division of GigaWatt Inc about their portable solar charger that supports infrastructure development in third world countries. Indiegogo campaign to popularize the device. Take a look at what he had to say about this new must have gadget. Hi Harold, please tell us a bit about… Read More »
The first rule of riding in Google’s self-driving car, says Dmitri Dolgov, is not to compliment Google’s self-driving car. We’ve been cruising the streets of Mountain View for about ten minutes. Dolgov, the car’s software lead, is sitting shotgun. Brian Torcellini, the project’s lead test driver (read: “driver”), is sitting behind the wheel (yes, there… Read More »
We had a chance to talk to Colin NG of Lincogn Technology Ltd about their new invention- Bluegic and their exciting campaign on Indiegogo. Check out our Q&A session. Hi Colin, thanks for taking the time to talk to us. Please give us a brief background about yourself (education, employment etc) I have a masters… Read More »
We had a chance to talk to Bryan Payne of Salmon Social about their exciting new app and their Indiegogo campaign. Take a look at the Q&A session and let us know what you think! Hi Bryan, please give us a brief background about yourself? I am the Co-founder / President of Embassy Digital, the largest… Read More »
We had a chance to talk to Ashwin Kumar about their new invention, the Empowerment bottle and their exciting campaign on Indiegogo. Check out our Q&A session. Hi Ashwin, please give us a brief background about yourself I migrated from Fiji Island in 1999 with my family of two children and my wife. My qualification from… Read More »