Google Daydream – The Internet Giant Steps Up the VR Game

Google I/O 2016 has been engulfing us in a storm of announcements and expectations from the internet giant. Just when the world began to get bored dabbling with smartphones and everything it had to offer, Google announced its far-reaching Daydream VR initiative. With this latest Google initiative in the much anticipated universe of VR, things in the mobile world may change very quickly.

Better graphical representation, higher resolution and an advanced set of sensors may soon be the need of the ...

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What the F*** is that?

WTFIT Bot Identifies Objects in Photos, Helps You Know Your Surroundings Better

How often have you seen a picture and not known what it could possibly be or what it is called? An architecture, a building, an animal, a plant or a thing that you are unable to recognize. It puts us in a position where we continue to rack our brains to get an answer. WTFIT can probably be your answer the next time you are in a situation like ...

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Can Robots be the Future of Disney Theme Parks?

Disney World does not plan to stay ‘as is’ when it comes to technology and progress. A robot is in making which can be the possible introduction of robots to Disney World. Disney’s Hybrid Hydrostatic Transmission and Human Safe Haptic Telepresence Robot which wears the name tag “Jimmy” may soon replace cuddly costumes with state-of-the-art robots.

The robot can mimic the motions of a human by paying close attention to detail. In a recent video released by Disney, you will be ...

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Pepper the Robot

Who is Pepper?

Pepper is a kind-hearted humanoid robot which is a joint effort of a French robotics company Aldebaran Robotics and SoftBank Mobile. Pepper has been designed and programmed to understand and respond to human emotions, the bot adapts itself according to the behavior of his speaker.

The partnership of the two companies began in 2012 when SoftBank wanted an emotionally intellectual and a sweet robot to intermingle with their customers. It took two years to build Pepper and finally Pepper ...

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LinkedIn and the Dark Web Have a History to Share

117 Million LinkedIn Account Details from the 2012 Theft Go on Sale

The web seems to be getting darker by the day as we come across hackers and breached information being sold on the internet almost every day. LinkedIn recently suffered another setback when the company found out that the 2012 breach was far worse than they had figured. The same hacker who had taken responsibility for the disclosure of several passwords in 2012 claims to have the details of 117 ...

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Google is working on Making Android Auto Even Better

For every sci-fi movie enthusiast who has been waiting for the future to hold automated cars and flying hover boards, Google’s labs has some very innovative brains trying to make these things possible. Google’s I/O conference held this week, announced a few big updates to Android Auto which gave people the chance to peek into the future of cars and automotive interface.

A Qualcomm modified Maserati Ghibli was used to show the new features of Android Auto. The modified car ...

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WESA Finally Established!

It took a year of concentrated dialogues after which WESA – World ESports Association has been finally founded.     WESA is an effort to make e-sports more professional for which ESL has been working diligently with many well-known industries prominent e-sports teams to make vulnerable and all-encompassing organization to supervise consistent tourney protocols, player representation as well as income distribution for teams.

WESA intends to get all the e-sports participants like the teams, players, organizers and broadcasters, together for a ...

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Facebook Trusts Human Presence to Select Trending News

Certain secretly disclosed documents reveal how Facebook trusts the antiquated news standards on top of its algorithms to learn the trends, happening newsflash and stories that should be put up for the one billion users who visit the social network everyday. This comes as a shock to all, especially for a social giant as Facebook to rely on obsolete standards when there are so many waiting to browse its pages. Is it worth all the risk?

The company was recently accused ...

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Sunrise to be Integrated with Microsoft Outlook

On Wednesday, Microsoft declared to shut down the popular app Sunrise which they bought for $100 million in 2015. For the Sunrise lovers; the app will be seen till the 31st August, 2016. As an alternative the company promises to roll out the features of Sunrise into Outlook.

Sunrise was designed by previous Foursquare engineers and soon had a huge fan following for its flawless integration with different online services, even information and social network sites like Facebook, LinkedIn and ...

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Is Amazon’s Video Direct a Challenge to the Video Whoppers- YouTube or Vimeo?

Amazon is all set to take on YouTube, Netflix, Vimeo and other online video platforms. The retail company launched its online video services where users can upload videos and be paid royalties as well. The viewers can watch the videos for free, buy or rent the content with advertisements. The Prime members of Amazon can benefit an ad free version with additional benefits. The company offers access to proficient television shows and movies through Prime Video.

For now the videos can ...

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