Author: ruchi

  • Samsung Rugby Smart is an Android phone with military grade toughness

    Samsung Rugby Smart is an Android phone with military grade toughness

    If clumsy or buttery fingers is one the reasons you have not treated yourself to the wonders of an Android handset, Samsung has something in store for you. Its latest smartphone, Samsung Rugby Smart, is so tough that you can literally beat this thing up. The handset has been constructed and complied to military standard…

  • Angry Birds Space joins hands with NASA and National Geographic, title launch set for March 22

    Rovio is going to unveil its next title called Angry Birds Space on March 22 which it claims to be the biggest game launch since the original Angry Birds.’ The developers have set grand ambitions for the new game for they are going to be launching this new title simultaneously in mobile gaming, animation, retail,…

  • Oregon Scientific rolls out MEEP! tablet for kids

    Oregon Scientific rolls out MEEP! tablet for kids

    Oregon Scientific has unveiled a new kids-centric tablet called as MEEP! At the recent Toy Industry Association’s 109th American International Toy Fair in New York. Running on Android 4.0, the device comes packed with a 7-inch Neonode zForce touchscreen display encased in toughened housing with a silicon rubber sleeve. The Wi-Fi enabled device also comes…

  • Labor group accuses Foxconn of hiding underage workers during audit

    Labor group accuses Foxconn of hiding underage workers during audit

    Whenever we stumble onto anything about Foxconn, given the company’s history, we yearn to read about something positive. But that did not quite happen even this time. The folks at Apple Insider said that a representative of Hong Kong-based nonprofit SACOM claims that the manufacturing giant was found to hide underage workers during recent audits…

  • LG Optimus 4X HD announced

    LG Optimus 4X HD announced

    MWC is yet to start but LG seems to be on a roll. After Optimus 3D Cube and Optimus 3D Max, the Korean giant has now also confirmed the Optimus 4X HD. LG let out the word through a Korean press release but that didn’t seem to be the roadblock for deciphering the important component.…

  • iPosture will scold you every time you slouch

    iPosture will scold you every time you slouch

    A good posture goes a long way in defining your personality. If you are somebody bound to a desk job, in all probability you’d slouch more than often without even realizing it. Here is a thoughtful gadget that will warn you every time your body swings in ‘slouch mode.’ As most would agree, we’d rather…

  • LG Optimus 3D Max handset unveiled ahead of MWC

    LG Optimus 3D Max handset unveiled ahead of MWC

    Just yesterday we saw LG unveiling its Optimus 3D Cube, the first in the smartphone industry with 3D video editing capabilities. The Korean giant, in its run up for MWC, has announced yet another Optimus beauty equipped with an interesting feature pack. Hailed as Optimus 3D Max, the Android device features a 1.2GHz dual-core TI…

  • Plan UK launches facial recognition billboard that displays ad only to women

    Plan UK launches facial recognition billboard that displays ad only to women

    A new technology is being tested that might bring in a new definition for innovative advertisement stints. This interactive apparatus here uses a high-definition camera to scan pedestrians and identify their genders before pulling up a specific ad. For now the system has shown 90% accuracy rate when it comes to analyzing the person’s facial…

  • Google prepping up Android-based Heads-Up Displays

    Google prepping up Android-based Heads-Up Displays

    Reports are pouring in that Google is prepping up new Android-based smart glasses with a heads-up display which might hit shelves later this year. The New York Times recently cited that Google employees familiar with the project said that the glasses will belong to same price bracket as of current smartphones so one can safely…

  • LG Optimus 3D Cube is the world’s first phone with 3D video editing

    LG Optimus 3D Cube is the world’s first phone with 3D video editing

    LG is putting its best foot forward for this year’s MWC with the announcement of its latest flagship handset called the Optimus 3D Cube. The specs are something that you’d usually expect from the Optimus 3D successor like the 4.3-inch IPS display, 1.2GHz processor, 5-megapixel camera, 16GB of storage, and a 1520mAh battery. The device…