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Retailbound Wants to Build a Retail Platform for Gadget Entrepreneurs

So you have a successful crowdfunding campaign. Your product has been funded, manufactured, and shipped. The question is, now what? According to Retailbound, Inc. only one in fifty crowdfunded gadget entrepreneurs manage to get their product on the shelves of major retailers. The team behind Retailbound wants to improve these odds. The Chicago based company has been around since 2008, ... Read More »

Netflix Finally Adds the Ability to Download Content

HIGHLIGHTS Netflix users on iOS and Android can download content to watch offline Only select titles are available for download right now You need to be running the latest version of the Netflix app Netflix has announced you can now download select titles and watch them offline, a feature that should improve its prospects in markets like India where users ... Read More »

Reliance Jio Happy New Year Offer: Your 10 Point Cheat-Sheet

Reliance Jio Happy New Year Offer: Your 10 Point Cheat-Sheet HIGHLIGHTS Reliance Jio is offering another three months of free data to new users Existing customers will also be migrated to the new free offer on Jan 1 Usage limits will go from 4GB a day to 1GB a day Billionaire Mukesh Ambani extended free services being offered by his ... Read More »

Wire App Offers a Clutter-Free Chat Experience

Wire App Offers a Clutter-Free Chat Experience Even though most people use WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger for chatting, there is no dearth of alternatives available. There are privacy-focused options such as Telegram, and sticker-filled apps such as WeChat, so there is a messaging app for every purpose. One such app, Wire, takes a slightly different approach. Wire’s appeal lies in ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7 Allegedly Explodes, Causing Severe Burns to Owner’s Hands

Samsung Galaxy S7 Allegedly Explodes, Causing Severe Burns to Owner’s Hands HIGHLIGHTS Galaxy S7 owner received second and third degree burns due to explosion The owner is yet to reach out to Samsung Several cases of Samsung phones exploding reported in last few months There has been a drastic increase in exploding smartphone cases these days and one of the ... Read More »

Locating a Site to Purchase a Router

You or someone you know might need to buy a new router because the old one you have been using is not performing as well as it should. You should demand nothing less than superb performance from your router. You depend on it when you are doing business or playing games online. Therefore, you should always be on the lookout ... Read More »

Amazon Kindle Oasis Review

HIGHLIGHTS Kindle Oasis is Amazon’s most expensive ebook reader. It ships with a charging cover and has excellent battery life. It’s thinner and lighter than Kindle Paperwhite and Voyage. Paper books have a charm that their digital equivalents have never quite managed to match. As book collectors will no doubt tell you, an ebook reader cannot replicate the fresh smell ... Read More »

Nasa’s Juno Spacecraft Loses Computer Before Close Encounter With Jupiter

Nasa’s Juno spacecraft lost its main computer and science instruments shortly before it was due to make an orbital pass near Jupiter on Wednesday, scuttling highly anticipated close-up observations of the largest planet in the solar system. The US space agency said the glitch followed an unrelated problem last week that prompted it to skip firing Juno’s braking engine, to steer ... Read More »

6 gadgets to replace your old-fashioned switches

LIFX Z is a custom-controlled LED strip which can change up to eight colours Dim the lights, set the mood and prepare for sparkles that you can control with your voice or a smart device. There are lights that help you sleep, lights that act like burglar alarms and fairy lights that twinkle in rainbow colours. We tell you of ... Read More »

AirPods Will Need More Time Before They Are Ready, Apple Says

HIGHLIGHTS Apple announced AirPods on September 7 along with iPhone 7 & 7 Plus It then said AirPods will be available from late October Apple’s AirPods are priced at $159 (Rs. 15,400 in India) Apple said on Wednesday that its wireless AirPods headphones, which were suppose to hit the market this month, will be delayed. The company did not specify ... Read More »