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Google Home, Google Wifi, Daydream View, Chromecast Ultra, and Other Announcements

HIGHLIGHTS Google unveiled an array of hardware products on Tuesday The products are the fruits of the unified hardware division The central theme of the products was smart home automation Google at its #MadeByGoogle event unveiled its hardware portfolio, the fruits of the newly-formed hardware division under Rick Osterloh, the former President of Motorola Mobility. Apart from the Pixel and ... Read More »

Honeywell’s Electronic Essentials Accessories Launched in India

Honeywell’s Electronic Essentials Accessories Launched in India Global consumer electronics major Honeywell on Thursday launched its electronic essentials range in India that includes products like surge protectors, cables, car chargers and adapters. The company is launching the products in collaboration with distributor Secure Connection. All the products are offered with a three-year warranty and an easy replacement policy. Starting at ... Read More »

Facebook Starts Rolling Out Shop and Service Sections to Pages

In a move to make its Pages feature valuable for businesses online, Facebook on Thursday announced two new Page sections – Services and Shop – for emerging markets including in India where 57 percent of people on Facebook are connected to a business. The Shop section provides businesses with a new way to prominently display the products they are selling ... Read More »

Philips Launches Range of Connected Health Devices, Including a Health Watch

HIGHLIGHTS Philips announces range of health products meant for home-use Product line-up includes watch, thermometer and blood pressure monitor The products will work with Philips’ HealthSuite app In a move that is unlikely to come as a surprise to anyone, healthcare industry’s tech giant Philips has announced a range of smart products aimed at tracking your various health parameters. The ... Read More »

Amazon One is Amazon’s First Branded Cargo Plane

Seattle-based Amazon is unveiling its first branded cargo plane, one of 40 jetliners that will make up the e-commerce giant’s own air transportation network as it takes more control of its delivery process. The latest push to speed delivery of its products comes as the company ships an increasing number of packages worldwide. Amazon’s parcel volume was an estimated 1 ... Read More »

Lenovo IdeaCentre Y710 Cube, IdeaCentre AIO Y910 Gaming PCs Launched at Gamescom

HIGHLIGHTS The IdeaCentre Y710 Cube is priced at roughly Rs. 86,900 The IdeaCentre Y910 is priced at roughly Rs. 1,20,400 Both the desktops will be available from October Lenovo at Gamescom in Cologne has announced two new gaming desktops running on Windows 10. The IdeaCentre Y710 Cube desktop and IdeaCentre AIO Y910 all-in-one PC are priced at $1,299 (roughly Rs. ... Read More »

USB-IF Announces Charger Certification Programme for USB Type-C Devices

HIGHLIGHTS Certification to be provided if products comply with specifications Issued logo to also carry power capability of product in watts Manufacturers can send their products to organisation for certification There are many USB chargers available on the Internet, but sadly there has been no standard certification that can notify the users if the charger indeed produces the power delivery ... Read More »

Snapdeal Gold Takes on Amazon Prime and Flipkart First

HIGHLIGHTS Snapdeal Gold promises next day free delivery and more You don’t need to sign up or pay for this Snapdeal Gold is only for 100 percent prepaid products Snapdeal has launched a new feature called Snapdeal Gold, which promises free next day delivery, free shipping, and extended purchase protection. This follows Amazon Prime and Flipkart First, both of which ... Read More »

Samsung Expands Payment Business to New Smartwatch Products

Samsung Electronics Co. unveiled its new wristwatch device in Berlin Wednesday, which includes support for contactless payments, as the company pushes to catch up to Apple in a still nascent market of wearable products. At the IFA technology tradeshow, the world’s biggest smartphone maker introduced the Gear S3 Classicand Gear S3 Frontier – two variations of the same base product, ... Read More »

Samsung Testing Its Smartwatches to Work With iPhone

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung wants to reach a wider audience for its wearable accessories Running beta tests of the Gear S3 to ensure compatibility with iPhone No timeframe for when compatible products might be announced Samsung Electronics is gearing up to enable its watches to work with rival Apple’s mobile devices in a bid to reach a wider audience for its wearable ... Read More »