The coronavirus outbreak has not only impacted China, but countries around the world are battling the disease with about 3,000 reported deaths so far and over 82,000 confirmed cases. Currently there are no licenced vaccines for COVID-19 and doctors are treating patients with a combination of drugs. … [Read more...] about Editor’s Take | Drug companies in race to find vaccine and eliminate COVID-19
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Affordable neckbands are leading the charge of migration from wired to wireless in this category," IDC India Market Analyst Anisha Dumbre said.At the same time, truly wireless devices with improved battery life and connectivity are attracting users to spend more, Dumbre added. … [Read more...] about India’s wearables market records 14.9 mn units shipment in 2019: IDC
The Xbox Series X will use the Variable Rate Shading (VRS) technique, which allows the GPU to focus effects on individual objects rather than the entire screen. VRS results in more stable frame rates and higher resolution without impacting final image quality. Microsoft's new gaming console will also support hardware-accelerated DirectX Raytracing, delivering accurate reflections and true-to-life lighting in real-time. … [Read more...] about Microsoft confirms several specifications and features of the next-gen Xbox Series X
All four smartphones on the list feature a 64-megapixel primary sensor on the back. However, the Poco X2 is the only one that uses a Sony sensor as opposed to a Samsung’s ISOCELL GW1 sensor. The great part of these 64-megapixel sensors is the amount of details they capture. But there can be only one winner, and for us, it has to be the Galaxy M31. And although the Poco X2 puts up a pretty valiant fight, we believe Samsung’s hardware at this price point has caught up to the Chinese players while its software is marginally better. The Galaxy M31 is also the only phone at this price point that can capture video in 4K resolution with both back and front cameras. However, the Poco X2 holds the title for the best smartphone for capturing portrait selfies. … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy M31 vs Poco X2 vs Realme X2 vs Redmi Note 8 Pro: Which is the best smartphone under Rs 20000?
“The idea was a suit made of hundreds of small cameras, all filming what’s around them whilst also producing a hologram of what’s behind the suit wearer,” says Alex Holmes, The Invisible Man‘s production designer. “So a camera on the suit’s back is filming backwards, but the image it is filming is appearing on the front of the suit as a hologram, as a layer over the iris of each camera. All cameras and holograms combined, the theory went, would then produce the effect of invisibility because an image of whatever is behind the suit wearer at any one time was being projected on the front of the suit.” … [Read more...] about ‘The Invisible Man’ is the techie film you didn’t see coming