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
If you’ve ever spent time online in the last couple of years, you’ll have heard about the success of BitCoin, the cryptocurrency whose value seems to get higher every day. You’ve also probably come across Reddit, the 8th most popular website in the world. Reddit allows users to like and share content, and vote on other people’s submissions, creating a community of like-minded content-sharers.Now imagine combining these two into a social platform, where every piece of unique content and every upvoted comment resulted in you receiving cryptocurrency. You’re not the first to imagine it: Meet Steemit – a social media platform that pays in cryptocurrency whenever you post a story up.While 450,000 active users is nowhere near the sort of numbers that major social media networks are running with, it’s more than enough to create a vibrant community, and the promise of earning cryptocurrency for doing something you might already spend your free time … [Read more...] about Meet Steemit, a social media platform that pays in cryptocurrency whenever you post a story up
Butterfly Network Inc. is a U.S. based startup founded by Jonahan Rothberg. The company works towards manufacturing portable semiconductor-based ultrasound systems. The first product from the startup was the Butterfly iQTM. It is considered to be the world’s first system to have an ultrasound on a smartphone.The ultrasound tool can be plugged into the lightning jack of the iPhones. The machine learning algorithms help guide the user to scan their body and look for troubles. Butterfly Network has already got the nod for 13 clinical applications. The applications include cardiac scans and musculoskeletal checks.According to reports, the Butterfly Network has received FDA 510(k) clearance for the “ultrasound-on-a-chip” image system. Butterfly iQ for iPhones is designed specifically to make ultrasound accessible around the world. It helps scan the body for diseases at a very low cost - which is under $2,000. FDA stated that the “ultrasound-on-a-chip” can … [Read more...] about Ultrasound on a smartphone could help save millions of lives!
If you are mulling over what to buy for your gamer friend or the gamer in you, then we are here to rescue you from that dilemma. It can get a little difficult to think what an ideal gamer gift would be. If your friend is an all-time gamer, giving them more games makes no sense. They might already have a lot of games. By adding one more game to their collection, your gift won’t be any different. Why not gift something that could change and enhance their entire gaming experience. Check out what we have got in store for you that could help you buy the best Christmas gifts for PC gamers. List Price: $269.99 Amazon Price: $159.00It is always important to have a correct posture while playing PC games because you need to be relaxed as well as not too relaxed that one goes to sleep. Gaming chairs are designed in a way that it is not very taxing on the back and also provides proper positioning so that the gamer can play for long hours without getting uncomfortable. This is one of … [Read more...] about List of exciting Christmas Gifts for PC Gamers!
Elon Musk makes it a point that he never fades away from our memory. This happens as he pops up in the news headlines every few weeks. Fortunately, this attention is for his new ventures and not negative publicity. It is time to remind ourselves of him once again. This is because Musk is back with a new mission which claims that it will intrigue a number of people. One need not have the complex scientific knowledge to understand the importance of this mission, the name itself will act as a description. Elon Musk has given a glimpse of the next SpaceX moon mission through a number of pictures.It has been almost every space organization’s dream to solve the mystery of the Mars planet. But very few of them are confident of doing so. One of them is SpaceX. In fact, SpaceX believes that by the year of 2024, humans will be setting foot on the planet. In order to make this long journey happen, the organization needs to set up a break spot on the way. This will be identical to the kind … [Read more...] about Latest SpaceX moon mission to be a stopover on the way to Mars