Technology

Is Apple planning to produce cars?

Apple aims to begin producing an electric vehicle by early 2020, Bloomberg cited people with knowledge of the matter as saying, a seemingly aggressive target for a mobile devices maker with little experience in car manufacture. Apple is encouraging its “car team” of about 200 people to meet that goal as per the reports. But Apple may decide to scrap its car-making effort, or delay it, if executives grew unhappy

FaceBook Marketing Startup “TORO” purchased by Google

Google announced that it has acquired Toro, a startup company led by Amitt Mahajan and Joel Poloney that helps developers promote their apps on Facebook. It was formally known as Red Hot Labs. The commercials have not been disclosed. The San Francisco-based startup Toro is known to offer services and tools to help software engineers promote their user numbers. The founders had previously co-founded MyMiniLife, which played a key role

Accessories that can Damage your Car

Going overboard with accessories can make your car look better but can destroy other aspects. 1. Huge rims While big rims can definitely look good, a lot of times people go overboard with their choice of wheel sizes. Making a shift from stock 15-inch wheels to slightly larger and sportier 16-inch ones wouldn’t be much of a problem, but when you start going more than 2 or 3-inches over the

Apple Acquired Patent for Touchless Screens

Apple was granted a patent on Tuesday for technology that allows its devices to read physical gestures and respond based on hand movements. That could lead to a major shift in how its users interact with their computers. Microsoft and Samsung already incorporate gesture controls into some of their products, peraps the most widely known being the Microsoft's Xbox Kinect motion sensor. Apple, however, could bring about a new era

Selling Goods through Facebook?

Facebook is coming with new features and exploring more dimensions which can prove beneficial to its users. After Facebook planning for a dislike button, it is currently testing a new feature which allows its users to sell goods while they are posting something to a group, according to a report on The Next Web. The report also affirmed that some users have noticed a ‘Sell Something’ button right next to

Is Apple planning for Solar-Powered MacBooks?

Charging your laptop has always been a thing of concern for the users. They always have to find a place where they find a plug point to charge their laptops. But it seems that MacBook users are soon going to be benefited as in near future you might be able to charge your laptop by just sitting in the sun. This technology can soon be put into use since Apple

Printing Photos from iPhone

Cameras have become a thing of past due to the invention of Digital photography. In current time where smart phones comes with cameras that sometime provides better features than normal cameras, the use of cameras have taken a back seat. But, there comes a time when you feel nostalgic about the old days where you were able to take printout of the picture. To take out instant printout of your

Generating Electricity using Discarded Laptop Batteries

According to the researchers at IBM, nearly around 50 million lithium-ion laptop batteries get discarded every year. If we make use of these batteries, they can be used to provide electricity storage that is sufficient enough to light up homes in poor countries. In the conference held at San Jose earlier this month, the researches at IBM Research India – Bangalore found that at least 70 percent of all the

Most important inventions of the 21st Century

Technology has made the lives of we people extremely easy. You can finish every work by just "one touch or one click". Due to technology, the world has received many benefits. Below is the list of major technological inventions of the 21st Century which have changed our life. Apple iPod (2001) Apple iPod, the Portable MP3 players had been around for over more than a decade. The iPod launched with

Dislike button in Facebook

Much was said about having a ‘Dislike’ button on Facebook, where users have the choice of disliking the posts which they don’t like. Finally Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook said at Q&A session in California, “Facebook is thinking about adding a way to “dislike” posts on the site.” They are planning to do so, as disliking the posts in one of the most requested features the users want to have