Category Archives: MWC 2014

IBM wants to put the power of the most advanced AI ( Watson ) in your smartphone

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IBM’s Watson is one of the word’s most advanced forms of Artificial Intelligence (AI). The quiz show Jeopardy, which is  already hard enough for us humans, was conquered by Watson.

And now, IBM wants to bring all that AI power to your smartphone. So long, Siri! Wouldn’t it be amazing to have a piece of the most Advanced AI in a device that fits in the palm of your hand? Continue reading IBM wants to put the power of the most advanced AI ( Watson ) in your smartphone

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MWC 2014 : Complete Roundup

Well, we have reached the end of MWC 2014. It was an interesting event with many companies showcasing their flagships and many new innovative concepts. In this article, we show all the major products announced at MWC 2014, at one place, for your ease. Continue reading MWC 2014 : Complete Roundup

Dual Cameras on a smartphone can completely revolutionize smartphone imaging

Dual Cameras on a phone are coming. And they are really good. HTC’s upcoming flagship, codenamed M8 is also rumoured to have a dual-camera smartphone. Corephotonics, an Israeli startup has demonstrated it’s dual camera tech at MWC 2014. Continue reading Dual Cameras on a smartphone can completely revolutionize smartphone imaging

Google Project Ara : A vision for a $50 Lego-esque smartphone.

Google Wants Its Modular Ara Phone to Cost $50

 Parts of a functional Google Project Ara prototype

When Google sold off Motorola to Lenovo, everyone thought why did Google sell it off? But Google still kept a key part of Motorola : It’s Advanced Technology and Research group .

Phonebloks

Phonebloks concept

Motorola collaborated with PhoneBloks to create Project Ara, a modular smartphone. Continue reading Google Project Ara : A vision for a $50 Lego-esque smartphone.

Can’t afford the S5? Dont worry, the Goophone is there for you!

Goophone S5

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The Galaxy S5 debuted about 2 days ago. In that 2 day time frame, knockoff smartphone maker Goophone has managed to churn out a knockoff Goophone S5: For those who can’t afford the S5 but want to flaunt it. Continue reading Can’t afford the S5? Dont worry, the Goophone is there for you!

Motorola : Brace yourselves, Motorola smartwatch coming in 2014

Motorola smartwatch will be unveiled 'within months'

At MWC 2014, Motorola announced that it is currently developing a smartwatch that “addresses many real world issues like design and battery life”  Continue reading Motorola : Brace yourselves, Motorola smartwatch coming in 2014

This Sansisk MicroSD card packs in a whopping 128 GB of memory!

MicroSD card are the goto standard for  memory cards for Tablets and Smartphones. Till now, you had to make do with 64 GB of memory, which is to be honest, a lot : But Sandisk just went ahead and unveiled the Sandisk SDXC with a whopping 128 GB of memory, more memory than you will ever need. Continue reading This Sansisk MicroSD card packs in a whopping 128 GB of memory!

Samsung quietly sneaks in octa-core S5 variant

Samsung Galaxy S5 phone
 

At Samsung’s Unpacked 5 event at MWC 2014, Samsung announced the Galaxy S5 and the Gear FIT. But something was missing. Where were Samsung’s S5 variants for regions without LTE? You see, Samsung usually releases two versions of it’s flagship, one for LTE countries and another for the ones without LTE.

At Samsung’s press conference, Samsung only announced one variant of it’s latest flagship, the Galaxy S5 with the Snapdragon 801 chipset. Now Samsung has sneaked in an octa-core chipset running at 2.1 Ghz clockspeed. Continue reading Samsung quietly sneaks in octa-core S5 variant

Blackberry announces new phones at MWC 2014 ( Jakarta Phone)

Before iPhone, before Android, there was a company called Blackberry. Just like the iPhone is a luxury symbol now, the Blackberry was THE business symbol. Anyone who had a Blackberry signified he/she meant business.

But when the iPhone released in 2007, Blackberry didn’t budge, thinking it cannot be overthrown. But alas! It was wrong. Blackberry is currently on the bottom rungs of the smartphone market. It went from top dog to the underdog.

At MWC 2014, Blackberry announced a couple new phones, including the much rumoured ‘Jakarta’ phone, officially known as the Blackberry Z3. Continue reading Blackberry announces new phones at MWC 2014 ( Jakarta Phone)

Samsung Press Conference at MWC 2014 ( Unpacked 5 )

The time has come. Samsung’s press conference has begun and we’re there for giving you everything about it. Samsung’s event may be MWC 2014’s biggest event. It  may feature the launch of the hugely awaited Galaxy S5, successor to the succesful Galaxy S4. Will the Korean Giant, the company which forms a majority of Android sales, wow the world again? Read on to find out. Samsung has already released the S5’s companion : The Galaxy Gear 2 on 23rd. With that out of the way, Samsung’s event can fully focus on it’s next flagship : The Galaxy S5 Continue reading Samsung Press Conference at MWC 2014 ( Unpacked 5 )