OnePlus is launching OnePlus 5 Tuesday 12 p.m. EDT. known for its affordable yet feature-rich devices. OnePlus 5 will be exclusive to Amazon India, its (first) sale will kick off at 4:30PM on June 22nd.
Qualcomm announced Smart Audio Platform during the Voice and Music Developers Conference 2017 in Shenzhen on on Tuesday, June 13. Qualcomm Smart Audio Platform is the combination of voice-recognition sensor, microphone and speaker for third-party manufacturers to build own speakers from scratch. Qualcomm Smart Audio Platform runs on open source Linux operating system and Google’s Android Things IoT (Internet of Things) platform, comprises far-field microphone technology that can detect “wake” phrases. Continue reading “Qualcomm Smart Audio Platform for Smart Speakers, Wireless Speakers and Headphones”
Plex Live TV is now available in beta, together with Plex Pass subscription ($4.99 per month or $39.99 per year or $119.99 for lifetime subscription), digital tuner and antenna, you’ll have access to US local news, live sports and 86 of the 100 most popular US network television shows from channels like ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, PBS, Univision, Telemundo, and many more.
WannaCry / WannaCrypt ransomware attack has spread throughout the world. Affecting organizations in over 150 countries, tallied damage includes more than 200,000 people infected with the malware and roughly $28,463 paid in bitcoin to decrypt files. And that number may only increase unless companies act to mitigate the threat. Some reports indicate the ransomware attack has been slowed but there are fears we haven’t seen the last of the damage. Desk of EC-Council Group CISO has issued an updated cyber security briefing on standard precautions to protect your systems.
The rapid advancement in science and technology has revolutionized the world of gaming. Among other things, the improvement in technology has also exercised a profound influence on gaming. With portable devices like mobile phones and PSP, you can amuse yourself by playing games at anyplace of your choice. Gone are those days when one used to play black-and-white games “like pong” and “monster maze”. This is the era where artificial intelligence (AI) has made a successful break-through in the gaming world. Undoubtedly, the gaming industry is hard hit by the technological evolution!
Google teamed up with Raspberry Pi Foundation to build the first RPi-compatible kits for AIY Projects: do-it-yourself artificial intelligence for Makers by releasing series of reference kits, starting with voice recognition kit. Voice Kit taps into Google Assistant SDK and Cloud Speech API using AIY Projects Voice HAT (Hardware Accessory on Top) board, stereo microphone and speaker, designed and tested with the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B.
Unihertz just unveiled the world’s smallest 4G smartphone – Jelly on Kickstarter. Jelly is a mini-size smartphone with 2.45″ display size running Android 7.0 Nougat. Estimated to deliver in August 2017. Jelly base model will cost just $109, while Jelly Pro model is priced at $125.
Acer held a product launch event at world’s largest IMAX screen in New York City announced the launch of Acer Aspire Predator Triton 700, equipped with unusual features. The keyboard is placed at bottom, while extended oversized transparent Gorilla Glass SR plate touchpad is above it. Acer Aspire Predator Triton 700 Gaming Laptop design was inspired by transparent gaming desktops, stated by Eric Ackerson, senior product, and marketing manager at Acer, during the event.
NVIDIA announced new version of flagship Pascal architecture graphics card officially dubbed “NVIDIA TITAN Xp”, GPU delivering 12 teraflops (Tflops) of performance, makes use of all 30 of the chip’s streaming multiprocessors (SMs). Titan Xp also runs more parallel-processing CUDA cores and has more memory bandwidth. It’s made using Taiwan Semiconductor’s (TSM) 16-nanometer manufacturing process.
AT&A announced free subscription to Time Warner Inc’s HBO if sign up for Unlimited Plus wireless mobile data plan, eligible for new and existing AT&T customers. A single line on Unlimited Plus costs $90 per month and $185 per month for four lines. Under Unlimited Plus Plan, customers receive unlimited data, talk, and text; online HD video, 10GB of mobile hotspot tethering per month per smartphone.