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IoT and Its Impact on Manufacturing

With digitalization, the manufacturing industry has witnessed an unmitigated reformation, becoming the market space where most of the Industrial IoT (IIoT) projects are materialized, and a market where major IIoT investments are made. IoT is the principal constituent of the most recent industrial transformation, crowning the manufacturing industry the leader amongst the others. The following […]

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Tech giants face hefty fines under Australia cyber laws

The government is updating its communication laws to compel local and international providers to co-operate with law enforcement agencies, saying criminals were using technology, including encryption, to hide their activities. The legislation, first canvassed by Canberra last year, will take into account privacy concerns by “expressly” preventing the weakening of encryption or the introduction of […]

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Nokia 8110 4G Will Get WhatsApp, Announcement Comes After JioPhone Update

Reliance Industries (RIL) on Thursday unveiled a host of new updates and product launches at their it’s 41st annual general meeting (AGM). One of the updates involved the JioPhone receiving WhatsApp and YouTube from July 15. Another was the launch of the new JioPhone 2 which features a horizontal screen viewing, QWERTY keypad, Facebook, YouTube […]

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How to Download YouTube Videos for Offline Viewing

If you’re travelling to a place with no Internet, it’s going to be difficult to get your daily YouTube fix. That’s just one of the many reasons why you might want to download YouTube videos. Once you download videos you can watch them at leisure without having to worry about your Internet connection. We are going to […]

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Google Podcasts App Detailed Ahead of Launch in New Listing

Google Podcasts is about to become a reality, thanks to a product page spotted that reveals details about the upcoming Android app. Having been in the works for a long time now, podcast search is soon about to be official with an app coming soon to the Google Play Store. As for functionality, users can put […]

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Google Maps ‘For You’ Tab Starts Rolling Out to Some Users

In May 2018, Google Maps received several new updates at the company’s I/O 2018 annual developer conference. Among the new features, the Google Maps ‘For You’ tab was announced and was promised to arrive later this year. The new tab offers a customised view of trending places in areas that you choose to view. Users could select areas or dining spots […]

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Amazon Launches Alexa for Hospitality on Echo Smart Speakers, Marriot Signs Up

Amazon has launched a version of Alexa for hotels that lets guests order room service through the voice assistant, ask for more towels or get restaurant recommendations without having to pick up the phone and call the front desk. Marriott has signed up for the service, and will place Amazon Echo smart speakers in 10 hotels this summer, including its […]

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Google Translate App Gets AI-Powered Offline Mode on Android, iOS

Google is rolling out an update to its Google Translate app that will enable translations even when you are offline. In 2016, Google had implemented ‘Neural Machine Translation’ to make its translation tool better than ever before. The technology giant is now introducing the feature in offline mode, and will run in the Google Translate app directly on […]

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Amazon Now Rebranded as Prime Now in India, Prime Members Now Get 2-Hour Ultra-Fast Deliveries

Amazon India on Tuesday announced the rebranding of its grocery offering Amazon Now to Prime Now as it looks to offer more benefits to Prime members. With Prime Now, Amazon will provide exclusive Express 2-hour delivery to Prime members anytime between 6am to 12am (midnight). Also, same-day and next-day delivery will remain available for all customers, in 2-hour slots from […]

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Google Launches Its ARCore Platform in China, Starting With Xiaomi

Google is making ARCore apps for augmented reality (AR) experiences available in China starting with Xiaomi’s Mi Mix 2S smartphones via the Xiaomi App Store, the company tweeted on Monday. It added more partners are coming soon. “Initially, the technology will be available for Xiaomi’s Mix 2S devices via an app in the Xiaomi App Store, but Google has plans […]