LG is planning to unveil a suite of monitors at CES next month, including an ultrawide 5K display that sports VESA’s DisplayHDR 600 badge, one of the three new HDR certifications. The LG 5K Ultrawide monitor is targeted at photographers, video editors, and app developers. Thunderbolt 3 pot on the monitor will enable transmission of 5K resolution images at 60Hz using a single cable. Moreover, the ultrawide monitor features 4-side edge borderless design and slim Edge-Arcline Stand.The first monitor is a 32UK950, a 32-inch 4K monitor with HDR support, Thunderbolt 3 connectivity, 98-percent P3 color gamut coverage, and Nano IPS technology similar to LG’s LED TVs.“Most of us spend hundreds of hours in front of monitors every month and yet it’s one of the least likely products to get upgraded when higher productivity is desired. With these latest premium monitors from LG, we wanted to communicate that LG is absolutely committed to delivering the best possible screen … [Read more...] about LG 5K Ultrawide Monitor to be unveiled at CES 2018
The launch of Nokia 9 was expected sometime in January next year, but the details of the handset have been leaked out in advance. The latest leak trickles down from FCC (Federal Communications Commission) in the U.S. Just a few days back, the company received a 3C certification in China for the 9-series. Usually, mobile companies take the certificates and permission from FCC a few weeks before the launch. Therefore, one can assume that the phone might release quite soon.According to the reports, the handset is expected to be of 5.5-inch, which is slightly larger than the Nokia 8 (5.3-inch). The display will be that of OLED which is manufactured by LG. It is contrary to the Nokia 8 which features an IPS LCD display. The processor is going to be of Snapdragon 835 chip which was the same as Nokia 8. The documents show that the phone will have space for 128GB built-in storage. Nokia 9 seems to have an impressive battery of 3,250mAh. The RAM of the handset model has not been revealed in the … [Read more...] about Leaked features of Nokia 9 reveal it’ll be exceptionally fine.
Recently Google Technology Company announced its new augmented reality project, ARCore which got everyone excited. But, it seems like the news was dumbed down when Google announced that they will be stopping their first AR project dubbed, Tango. Google has decided to draw its focus to the development of ARCore and thus will be pulling the plug on Project Tango in March next year.The company tweeted that they will be shutting down Tango on March 1st, 2018. The tweet thanked the developers’ community and also mentioned that they will now be continuing with ARCore only.Tango was Google’s first augmented reality venture. They knew the potential of AR and therefore launched the program in November 2014. The first Google Tango phone was released in 2016 with the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro. The hardware used to support this AR included sensors and cameras that could see in 3D space. Although it looked quite promising, it never seemed to take a good momentum. Asus Zenfone AR, which was … [Read more...] about Google Tango to go offline for good in March 2018
After Amazon and Google came out with smart speakers accompanied by a virtual assistant, Apple thought of following suit. And once Apple started with their experiments, you can’t expect Samsung not to follow their footsteps. Samsung has always taken its rivalry with Apple quite seriously. On many occasions have tried to come at par with it. According to Bloomberg reports, Samsung smart speakers are soon to be launched in the first half of 2018.DJ Koh, the chief executive of Samsung Mobile confirmed that the company will be coming out with their own smart speaker. According to someone from the company, Samsung executive Patrick Chomet, who joined the company last year, will be heading the team.Unlike the Amazon Echo, the Samsung smart speakers will not be coming along with a touchscreen. The speakers will be replaced with lights on top of them for the visual feedback. The device is said to be running on Bixby, the virtual assistant, from Samsung Electronics. The speakers can be … [Read more...] about Samsung Smart Speakers to assist homes in 2018
So, you’ve got some cash burning a hole in your pocket, and you’d like to invest it in something? Perhaps you could try Forex or more traditional stock market routes? The problem with traditional investment is, it takes time and a lot of money to really see a return. For the investor in a hurry, the 21st century has the answer to your problem. Cryptocurrency. Here is our guide to 5 of the most promising cryptocurrencies that can be had for much less than the price of a BitCoin.PROS: Easy to use, secureCONS: Designed to be easy to use, so people with technical knowledge might be tempted by the more complicated offeringsDash: Digital + cash is a cryptocurrency with a flashy website. It sort of looks like Paypal, actually, which is no big surprise as apparently, it’s intended to be the most ‘user-friendly’ cryptocurrency, like the sort of thing your parents could get into without too much trouble.The important question is: Should you invest in it?Dash is up … [Read more...] about Five Most Promising Cryptocurrencies Other Than Bitcoin
We care not only about how long a smartphone battery can last but also how quickly it can charge so we’re never run out of power. Considering we’re reached the zenith when it comes to smartphone design, it should be a no-brainer that the next batch of smartphones coming out should be more energy efficient. Turns out, Samsung Electronics Co. has a different opinion and the only way it could show it is by botching the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S9’s battery life.Qualcomm made announcements last week, revealing quite a few interesting details about the Snapdragon 845. We assumed that a lot of high-end smartphones coming out in 2018 will be powered by the Snapdragon 845, including Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+. After all, one of Snapdragon 845’s primary feature is that it supports super-fast charging. The feature called Quick Charge 4+ can recharge a phone’s battery up to 15% faster while keeping the phone’s temperature up to 3 °C cooler and is up to 30% … [Read more...] about Samsung’s Galaxy S9 is going to be a massive disappointment, all thanks to a botched decision!
Samsung seems to be getting geared up for Christmas and luring their audience by giving them something that they might really need. The holiday season is approaching soon, and people have already started making tight budgets in order to buy gifts for not only their families but for themselves as well. Samsung Notebook 9 seemed quite simple in the previous year. The design was standard thin-and-light, and also managed to get the main things right. Even then, the device did seem to miss showy features like a hybrid design or a high-resolution display. In early 2017, the company added a folding hinge for 2-in-1 tablet use and pen-shaped instrument, stylus. By 2018, Samsung will be giving a new face-life by introducing 4 new models.The laptop models are based on premium magnesium-aluminum alloy, Metal 12. This means that the devices won’t weigh more than 2.84 pounds at the most. The Notebook will be providing 16GB of system memory and 512GB of SSD storage. Apart from that, the … [Read more...] about The New Samsung Notebook 9 Upgrades to Push the Ante Up
During the event of Google Pixel 2, the company had announced that they shall be launching AR stickers. That dream has finally come true for all picture lovers. Those in possession of a Pixel phone can now easily be privy to the service. Google AR stickers will include things like Foodmoji, balloons, 3D text and other festival-related stuff. Furthermore, it is also said that Pixel users shall have the opportunity to get clicked with their favorite characters from Stranger Things as well as Star Wars.Google has been trying to constantly keep up with the trend of Augmented Reality (AR). And today, it has been able to reach out to the masses with their launch of new “AR Stickers.” The Google AR stickers are considered to be a part of the new AR strategy which has something to do with ARCore. The augmented reality framework dubbed ARCore will enable Tango AR tricks but sans the extra hardware.In order to add more fun and be cool, Google will also be launching the camera feature … [Read more...] about Stranger Things to Star(rt) Wars on Google Phones
Earlier this month, we had reported that Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ are likely to be unveiled at the Consumer Electronic Show in January 2018. Surmising and revelation about the Samsung Galaxy S9 are growing each passing day, with more details emerging about the 2018 flagship Samsung.According to a report from GSMArena, leaked screenshots revealed an updated S-Health app with instructions for users to place their fingers below the camera to measure their heart-rate. Advanced sensors are placed below the camera on the Galaxy S8, S8+ and the Note 8.The leaked screenshot reveals the sensor and the flash will be on the right side of the camera.We had reported earlier, the S9 will come with 4GB RAM while the Galaxy S9+ will come with 6GB RAM. Both the Galaxy phones are said to come with a dual camera set up.The phones will be decked with Snapdragon 845 or Samsung’s recently revealed Exynos 9810 chipset both of which are built on a 10nm processor. In addition, both the S9 and S9+ will … [Read more...] about All You Need To Know About The Upcoming Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+
When a complete unknown startup called Light came up and announced their plans on launching a new camera that would be better than a DSLR, we somewhat got a little excited. When they promised us that they would change the way we took photographs, we got more impatient. The much awaited Light L16 seems to be full of contradictions. What could have been an impressive piece of technology, clicking great images, now works no better than a normal phone camera.To get to the basics of it, the L16 makes use of 16 camera modules with varying focal lengths. “Computational photography” is used to fuse the individual photos with depth data that could produce results like a DSLR. Light’s approach towards the functioning is truly game-changing. The incredible zoom range is awe inspiring as it ranges from 28-150mm.But at the same time there seem to be quite a few contradictions. Although it’s just the size of an Amazon Kindle, it seems to be using up more image data than … [Read more...] about Light L16 Review: The Good, The Bad and The Contradictory