Electronics

OnePlus 5 to get Face Unlock, CEO confirms

OnePlus 5 is finally get the popular Face Unlock feature available only the latest flagship from OnePlus, OnePlus 5T. Face Unlock is OnePlus’ feature, similar to Apple’s Face ID, that enables users to quickly have a look at their smartphone to unlock it. For the disappointed OnePlus 5 users, joy is just around this Christmas, as the co-founder and CEO of OnePlus, Carl Pei, has confirmed that Face Unlock will be available as a feature on OnePlus 5 very soon.

iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus launched with new Retina HD displays, A11 chipset and wireless charging

Apple just announced the launch of new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus devices with new glass and aluminium designs and features new retina HD displays with True Tone technology. The new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus now come with the most durable glass ever and comes in 3 beautiful colors. Both the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are powered by A11 bionic chip, the same that comes with the iPhone X, which was launched today too.

iOS 11 is official, a recap of key mentions that were announced with iOS 11

Today morning at the Apple WWDC 2017, the Cupertino based giant announced the launch of a iOS 11. The new iOS upgrade brings in a range of interesting features to iOS powered devices. This is by far the largest iOS upgrade for iPad machines ever. Some of the key mentions that were announced with the launch of iOS are discussed here: ApplePay, ARKit that brings in a powerful augmented reality platform with iOS, DND mode while driving, improved Apple Pencil integration on the iPad, Files app to make file management easier on the iOS, improved Siri, improved photography experience on the iPhone devices and redesigned App Store.

Apple announces HomePod, a Google Home, Amazon Echo competitor at 349 USD

Apple’s hosting the WWDC 2017 conference at San Jose’s Mcenery Convention Center from Jan 5 to 9, and this morning we saw major Apple personalities grace the keynote stage and announce some really cool products and software upgrades. One of the major announcements that the company dropped was the launch of a new homespeakers by the name of HomePod. Calling it a revolutionary product to Reinvent home music, the HomePod from Apple will enable users to play high quality music throughout your home.

Android creator's Essential phone wants to change your premium smartphone experience for your lifetime

Andy Rubin’s Essential smartphone is finally off the wraps and is available for purchase in the United States. The Essential phone has been hyped for quite sometime now, and by looking at the specs, the hype’s been healthy all along. Essential creator Andy Rubin says that he wanted to bring in real passion and craftsmanship to the smartphone category, and wants to make the high-end quality available for all. Thus, Essential was born.

Ixigo Glass is the latest, revolutionary meta search tool for travelers

Ixigo announced it’s largest ever product ever in Ixigo Glass. Ixigo Glass is a wearable glass that enables users to search for information on things around them in real-time. The news comes off a Twitter post by the founder. Ixigo Glass constantly looks out for items along your line and projects visual information about them in seconds. Ixigo claims that this has been in works for over 3 years now, and with strong presence of machine learning, predictive analysis and augmented reality, this is by far the most interesting piece of tech after Google Glass for consumers on constant travel.