Month: May 2016

Reviewing Sony’s Xperia X

Sony has been absent from the smartphone scene for quite a long time now. Even though Sony did release a few phones, however issues in the launches kept them from capturing the spotlight, so much that Sony was about to become irrelevant in the mobile arena. However, all of this changes with Sony’s newest installment; Xperia X. Xperia X is part of the family which comprises of three other phones namely the Xperia XA, Xperia XA Ultra and Xperia X Performance. Xperia X proper appeals to the high budget class whereas the Xperia XA lands on the middle of...

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Targeting all smartphone markets segments; ASUS’ ZenFone 3 Series

The popular Taiwanese electronics manufacturer recently unveiled three new smartphones as a part of their Zenvolution Press event which occurred at COMPUTEX 2016. The phones were unveiled by the firm’s Chairman Jonney Shih and are titled as ZenFone 3, ZenFone 3 Ultra and ZenFone Deluxe. ZenFone 3 Deluxe ($499) ZenFone 3 is the company’s flagship device this time around and boasts a unibody aluminum alloy frame which is beautiful to look at and lends a premium feel to the device. The phone has a 5.7 inch full HD Super AMOLED display which is further enhanced by having a 100%...

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HP’s New Gaming Line Codenamed Omen

HP is aiming to take the gaming world by storm by introducing their new breed of gaming products titled as Omen. The series targeted at the general gamer audience will include a variety of products such as laptops, desktops, and accessories. The series would be available at various prices depending on the specifications including cheaper notebooks and high-end towers. The Series was launched today and as of this moment included four products. The products are currently at the higher end of the price spectrum and include two laptops, a tower, and a display. The two laptops in the series...

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Intel & Huawei partner up for Smart Bus Solutions across Dubai

Intel has finally partnered with Huawei and will be implementing the X86 Platform for Huawei’s IOT gateway which was designed for their Smart Bus Solution. The news comes after Dubai Government’s announcement about making Dubai the smartest city in the world. In line with the vision set out by Government of Dubai, Intel and Huawei signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), which was centered on creating smarter buses to improvise the transportation system in Dubai. The X86 platform designed by Intel will be implemented in Huawei’s IOT gateway which was specifically designed to create a Smart Bus Solution. Implementation...

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Google Assistant – Transition from soulless robots to good pals

Virtual Assistants and machines are undoubtedly smart; however, they make pretty dull companions. Google knows this and has set out on a journey to make their own personal assistant. On the recent I/O conference, Google announced its own version of virtual assistant which and labeled it simply as Google Assistant. The assistant would be similar to Apple’s Siri and Amazon’s Alexa which would be able to answer simple questions and follow simple commands but there is a slight twist. Google aims to make the user more personable and to do that Google has enlisted artists to solve the problem....

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