SanDisk Dual Drive OTG flash drive launched in India starting at Rs. 700

Western Digital Corporation has launched new SanDisk Dual Drive with micro-USB and USB 2.0 ports for Android smartphones and tablets. It is the successor of the SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive that was launched back in 2014, but this has a more compact design. It is available up to 128GB capacities, compared to 64GB in the predecessor.  This is … Continue reading “SanDisk Dual Drive OTG flash drive launched in India starting at Rs. 700”

Western Digital Corporation has launched new SanDisk Dual Drive with micro-USB and USB 2.0 ports for Android smartphones and tablets. It is the successor of the SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive that was launched back in 2014, but this has a more compact design. It is available up to 128GB capacities, compared to 64GB in the predecessor.  This is … Continue reading "SanDisk Dual Drive OTG flash drive launched in India starting at Rs. 700"

Beyerdynamic DT 770 Studio

The Beyerdynamic DT 770 Studio headphones are a classic that are still relevant thanks to excellent audio performance, a stable fit, and a reasonable price for what you get.

The Beyerdynamic DT 770 Studio headphones are a classic that are still relevant thanks to excellent audio performance, a stable fit, and a reasonable price for what you get.

IDG Contributor Network: The ultra-optimistic case for AI in business

You’ve seen the headlines: Artificial intelligence is a job killer. It will end humanity. At the very least, it will lead to social unrest.

The truth is, no one really knows what changes AI will bring. What’s indisputable is that it’s already here and it’s getting more prevalent by the day. IDC predicts that worldwide revenues from cognitive and AI systems will grow 59.3% this year to $12.5 billion and will achieve a compound growth rate of 54.4% through 2020, when revenues will hit $46 billion.

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You’ve seen the headlines: Artificial intelligence is a job killer. It will end humanity. At the very least, it will lead to social unrest.

The truth is, no one really knows what changes AI will bring. What’s indisputable is that it’s already here and it’s getting more prevalent by the day. IDC predicts that worldwide revenues from cognitive and AI systems will grow 59.3% this year to $12.5 billion and will achieve a compound growth rate of 54.4% through 2020, when revenues will hit $46 billion.

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Xiaomi Dual Camera smartphone launching in India on September 5 will be Flipkart exclusive

Earlier this week Xiaomi announced a launch event in New Delhi on September 5th to introduce a new flagship dual camera smartphone. Today the company said that the smartphone will be available in India exclusively on Flipkart. It also engaged in a twitter conversation today with celebrities Parineeti Chopra, Daboo Ratnani, Ayushman Khurana and Hardik … Continue reading “Xiaomi Dual Camera smartphone launching in India on September 5 will be Flipkart exclusive”

Earlier this week Xiaomi announced a launch event in New Delhi on September 5th to introduce a new flagship dual camera smartphone. Today the company said that the smartphone will be available in India exclusively on Flipkart. It also engaged in a twitter conversation today with celebrities Parineeti Chopra, Daboo Ratnani, Ayushman Khurana and Hardik … Continue reading “Xiaomi Dual Camera smartphone launching in India on September 5 will be Flipkart exclusive”

Your guide to top tech conferences 2017

IBM InterConnect, Code/Media, SXSW, Google Next, Microsoft WPC, Dreamforce ’17, Adobe Summit…conferences you may have only dreamed of attending! So many technology conferences, so little time (or money).Maybe you’re looking to stay on top of emerg…

IBM InterConnect, Code/Media, SXSW, Google Next, Microsoft WPC, Dreamforce '17, Adobe Summit...conferences you may have only dreamed of attending! So many technology conferences, so little time (or money).

Maybe you're looking to stay on top of emerging trends in your industry, or get a read on what your customers are excited about. Perhaps you're actively networking for customers, vendors or even a new job. Or you might simply be looking to mingle with your peers in more informal surroundings.

Regardless of your intent, there's never a bad reason to maintain a solid network of professionals and experts in your vertical or other fields.

We also know it's hard to keep track of all the great technology conferences you might want to attend in any given month, quarter or year.

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IDG Contributor Network: Serverless computing. What?

There’s a new buzzword in town: serverless computing. To the untrained reader, this can sound like an oxymoron. How can you do computing without a server? I am one of many who think they could have devised a better name. That said, it’s a hot topic among technology professionals and getting a lot of attention. This article will explain in simple terms what serverless computing is, how it works, and the benefits and drawbacks to your organization.

What is serverless computing?

Yes, another new acronym, FaaS, or Function-as-a-Service. The first clarification is that servers are a part of this technology. Second, yes this is a cloud offering vs. on-premises. The reason we use the term serverless, is the cloud vendor provides all of the management and capacity planning functions behind the black curtain. This frees up your internal resources to work on other initiatives.

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There’s a new buzzword in town: serverless computing. To the untrained reader, this can sound like an oxymoron. How can you do computing without a server? I am one of many who think they could have devised a better name. That said, it’s a hot topic among technology professionals and getting a lot of attention. This article will explain in simple terms what serverless computing is, how it works, and the benefits and drawbacks to your organization.

What is serverless computing?

Yes, another new acronym, FaaS, or Function-as-a-Service. The first clarification is that servers are a part of this technology. Second, yes this is a cloud offering vs. on-premises. The reason we use the term serverless, is the cloud vendor provides all of the management and capacity planning functions behind the black curtain. This frees up your internal resources to work on other initiatives.

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OnePlus 3 and 3T OxygenOS beta update brings new OnePlus launcher, new features and optimizations

OnePlus has started rolling out new OxygenOS open betas (Beta 10 for OnePlus 3T and Beta 19 for OnePlus 3) for the 3 and 3T phones that brings several new features including new OnePlus Launcher v2.1 that includes   dynamic icons for Weather and Calendar and also has several new features to the UI along with optimizations. Check … Continue reading “OnePlus 3 and 3T OxygenOS beta update brings new OnePlus launcher, new features and optimizations”

OnePlus has started rolling out new OxygenOS open betas (Beta 10 for OnePlus 3T and Beta 19 for OnePlus 3) for the 3 and 3T phones that brings several new features including new OnePlus Launcher v2.1 that includes   dynamic icons for Weather and Calendar and also has several new features to the UI along with optimizations. Check … Continue reading “OnePlus 3 and 3T OxygenOS beta update brings new OnePlus launcher, new features and optimizations”

OnePlus 3 and 3T OxygenOS 4.1.5 update brings new features, optimizations and bug fixes

OnePlus has started rolling out OxygenOS 4.1.5 update for the 3 and 3T that brings new push notification feature for important information from OnePlus along with updates to its apps, several bug fixes including fix for VoLTE issue on Jio SIMs and optimizations for battery, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS and more. Android version is still 7.1.1, but this … Continue reading “OnePlus 3 and 3T OxygenOS 4.1.5 update brings new features, optimizations and bug fixes”

OnePlus has started rolling out OxygenOS 4.1.5 update for the 3 and 3T that brings new push notification feature for important information from OnePlus along with updates to its apps, several bug fixes including fix for VoLTE issue on Jio SIMs and optimizations for battery, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS and more. Android version is still 7.1.1, but this … Continue reading “OnePlus 3 and 3T OxygenOS 4.1.5 update brings new features, optimizations and bug fixes”

YU YUREKA BLACK launching exclusively on Flipkart on June 1

Last week YU confirmed that it will launch YUREKA BLACK smartphone on June 1st. It has been teasing the smartphone with images and videos on its social channels. Today it has released a new teaser video that confirms that the smartphone will be launched exclusively on Flipkart. YU partnered with Flipkart for the YUNICORN last year. Not … Continue reading “YU YUREKA BLACK launching exclusively on Flipkart on June 1”

Last week YU confirmed that it will launch YUREKA BLACK smartphone on June 1st. It has been teasing the smartphone with images and videos on its social channels. Today it has released a new teaser video that confirms that the smartphone will be launched exclusively on Flipkart. YU partnered with Flipkart for the YUNICORN last year. Not … Continue reading “YU YUREKA BLACK launching exclusively on Flipkart on June 1”

Paytm Payments Bank to start operations from May 23: All you need to know

Last year in December, Paytm announced that it will merge its digital wallet business with Payments Bank. The Vijay Shekhar led company received RBI’s approval to launch  the payment bank in January. Now, Paytm has announced that it is all set to launch Payments Bank on May 23. Renu Satti will be the CEO of Paytm Payments … Continue reading “Paytm Payments Bank to start operations from May 23: All you need to know”

Last year in December, Paytm announced that it will merge its digital wallet business with Payments Bank. The Vijay Shekhar led company received RBI’s approval to launch  the payment bank in January. Now, Paytm has announced that it is all set to launch Payments Bank on May 23. Renu Satti will be the CEO of Paytm Payments … Continue reading "Paytm Payments Bank to start operations from May 23: All you need to know"