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Gmail for iOS Gets AI-Based Smart Notifications for High-Priority Emails

HIGHLIGHTS Gmail for iOS has received a ‘High priority only’ notification feature It lets you receive notifications only for the high-priority emails The new experience will also reach Android devices Gmail for iOS will now send you notifications only when the emails important to you reach your inbox. Leveraging machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities, the new feature helps ... Read More »

Daiwa 40-inch Smart TV review: Excellent brightness and contrast at monitor prices

Price: Rs 32,990 Rating: ***1/2 Specifications: 40-inch LED panel, 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution, 2 x HDMI, 2 x USB, Ethernet, 2 x 10W RMS box speakers, 1,00,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, built-in WiFi, 1.3Ghz dual core processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB storage, Android 4.4.4, 11kg ​Pros: Slim bezels, excellent display, loud audio output, intuitive Android smart interface, WiFi, quick access buttons on remote, cursor mode on remote, ... Read More »

Unplugged Parenting – the smart new way to have a family digital detox

End the iParenting wars CREDIT: CHRISTOPHER FURLONG/GETTY Do you feel concerned about the amount of time your children spend online?  Do you find technology causes friction as you wrench their screens off them at the dinner table and bedtime? Rare is the parent who will answer no to either of those questions. But then ask yourself this. Do you also endlessly check your ... Read More »

Smart home platform Wink has been acquired by will.i.am

Struggling smart home platform Wink has been acquired by lifestyle and technology company, i.am+, the company owned by musician and hit and miss (but mostly miss) tech entrepreneur will.i.am. Wink has had a rocky existence, starting life as part of the failing tech incubator Quirky, only to be spun-off after Wink went bankrupt. In an emailed statement, Wink said both the app and the ... Read More »

Google Assistant Gets Home Control, Now Controls Smart Homes Without Google Home

Google last month hinted that it’s bringing ‘Home Control’ to Pixel smartphones soon, and it seems the company has finally started the rollout. Unfortunately, the ‘Home Control’ feature on Pixel phones isn’t available to all users and is likely to be limited as of now. A Reddit thread points that the ‘Home Control’ feature was visible on the Google Pixel ... Read More »

OnePlus 3, 3T Receiving OxygenOS 4.0.3 Update With Improved Camera App Stability, Smart Wi-Fi Switcher, and More

Maintaining its reputation of providing frequent updates, OnePlus has now started rolling out OxygenOS 4.0.3 update for OnePlus 3 and 3T smartphones. Along with several improvements to platform, the latest update, still based on Android 7.0 Nougat, brings pre-installed Amazon Prime app for users in India. Users can expect the latest OnePlus software update to be rolled over-the-air (OTA) in ... Read More »

Karbonn Aura Note 4G, K9 Smart 4G, Titanium Vista 4G, K9 Viraat 4G Launched: Price, Specifications, and More

Karbonn has launched four new 4G smartphones in India – the Aura Note 4G, K9 Smart 4G, Titanium Vista 4G, and K9 Viraat 4G. While the last three are 4G variants of smartphones the company had launched earlier, the first is an entirely new offering. The Aura Note 4G and Titanium Vista 4G have been priced by the company at ... Read More »

Toyota’s Smart Key Box Lets You Start Your Car With Your Smartphone

Toyota Motor Corp will pilot its new Smart Key Box technology in fleets used by US car-sharing service Getaround next year, stepping up its push to benefit from new mobility services seen by some as a threat to traditional car ownership. The world’s biggest automaker confirmed last week that it has invested in San Francisco-based Getaround, adding to the partnership ... Read More »

Honor 8 Smart Launched in India: Price, Specifications, and More

  Alongside the launch of Honor 8 smartphone launch, Huawei has also launched the Honor 8 Smart in India. The smartphone is priced at Rs. 19,999, and will be available on Amazon India, Flipkart and Honor Stores online, and major retail stores across the country. For now however, availability details have not been revealed. It will be available in Black, ... Read More »

Google Allo Will Store Chat History After All, to Improve Assistant and Smart Replies

Google announced the Allo instant messaging app, at this year’s Google I/O conference alongside the Duo video chat app. Duo calls are fully encrypted, and Allo also features encryption, however, the company has now confirmed changes to how it stores non-incognito messages. With the launch of the Allo on Wednesday, Google says it will be permanently storing all non-incognito messages. ... Read More »