Consumer Device

3 Million Drones To Be Shipped In 2017 : Gartner

3 Million Drones To Be Shipped In 2017 : Gartner

February 13, 2017 at 5:55 pm 0 comments

2017 is going to be a great year for drones, be it commercial or personal, if we go by research firm Gartner’s forecasts. The firm says around 3 million drones will be shipped in 2017 showing a growth of 39% over the previous year and it will include both commercialRead More

5Barz India Launches Home IoT Hub

5Barz India Launches Home IoT Hub

February 2, 2017 at 5:35 pm 0 comments

5BARz India, a company that works around enhancing cellular strength at near-dead areas, today launched smart router as well as home IoT hub. Named ‘ROVR’ the smart router and IoT hub can manage and control temperature, humidity, gas detection, motion sensors and cameras which can alert the home owners with aRead More

Xiaomi Launches Smart Air Purifier In India

Xiaomi Launches Smart Air Purifier In India

September 21, 2016 at 6:10 pm 0 comments

Chinese technology startup Xiaomi Wednesday launched its first smart home product in the Indian market. Though the company has plethora of smart home products in China, the first product it launched in India is an air purifier. The air purifier is WiFi enabled and can be controlled from anywhere throughRead More

Apple Launches Apple Watch 2, Partners With Nike

Apple Launches Apple Watch 2, Partners With Nike

September 8, 2016 at 12:54 am 0 comments

Apple today launched the second version of its popular Apple Watch. Called Apple Watch Series 2, the smart watch is priced at $369, though there are some variants also. So what are the specifications? Apple Watch 2 is water proof, Apple calls it swim proof, and is  50 meter waterRead More

Samsung To Showcase Family Hub Smart Refrigerator At IFA 2016

Samsung To Showcase Family Hub Smart Refrigerator At IFA 2016

August 28, 2016 at 10:56 am 0 comments

South Korean electronics major Samsung will display its smart refrigerator that can do multiple things than just keeping the content fresh and cold at the upcoming IFA 2016 to be held in Berlin, Germany. The first look of the smart refrigerator, called Family Hub refrigerator was first displayed at CESRead More

IoT Group Raises $12 Mn For Selfie Drone Business

IoT Group Raises $12 Mn For Selfie Drone Business

July 6, 2016 at 11:41 am 0 comments

Australia’s technology firm IoT Group has managed to rake up investment of $12 million for its proprietary selfie drone camera business. The investment was raised from private as well as corporate investors, the company said. IoT Group claims to be the first company to develop a drone with selfie cameraRead More

MediaTek Offer IoT Solutions For Intex’s Wearable Products

MediaTek Offer IoT Solutions For Intex’s Wearable Products

May 12, 2016 at 2:45 pm 0 comments

Taiwanese electronics chipmaker MediaTek today joined hands with India’s Intex Technologies to develop internet of things enabled products like wearables and smart watches. This partnership has also announced the launch of its first series of smartwatches called iRist during the ongoing Smart Cities India Expo in New Delhi. The firstRead More

Tata Group Enters IoT Space, To Develop Wearables

Tata Group Enters IoT Space, To Develop Wearables

May 3, 2016 at 9:40 am 0 comments

Indian business conglomerate Tata Groups is planning to enter the consumer IoT space with products like wearables in mind. The group wants to develop smart watches for two very distinct categories – industrial and for Yoga enthusiasts. The industrial wearable or smart watches will be launched for Tata’s own employeesRead More

Drone Maker Secures $25 Mn Funding, Launches Hover Camera Drone

Drone Maker Secures $25 Mn Funding, Launches Hover Camera Drone

April 27, 2016 at 1:20 pm 0 comments

Chinese drone maker Zero Zero Robotics on Wednesday launched a consumer hover camera drone that is unlike any other similar products available in the market. The company has also announced it has secured an investment of $25 million from a group of investors that include ZhenFund, GSR Ventures, IDG andRead More

Micromax Eyes 100 Mn Connected Devices By 2018

Micromax Eyes 100 Mn Connected Devices By 2018

April 13, 2016 at 10:41 pm 0 comments

Micromax, India’s only smartphone company to be among global top 10 brands, aims to deliver 100 million connected devices in next two years. At present the company produces smartphones, tablets, laptops and TVs, however, Micromax plans to increase its product portfolio by launching internet of things (IoT) enabled connected eevicesRead More