Samsung has released its 9 series of notebooks and tablets. One of note is the new 15 inch Notebook 9.
The 9 is an extreme “light weight” in its class, coming in at just 2.7 pounds. One of the lightest to date of any 15 inch tablet.
Android fans will find much to like about the device.
The chassis is sleek and thin. The design is simplistic in a silver case. Continue reading Samsung Goes Light With Notebook 9
Power banks have become an important lifeline today. The modern phones as we know them have become so powerful and this is true with each launch. The consumption of power has also increased. Companies add features and there are so many apps that will use up your power. This takes a toll on the battery too. There are some features that actually use your power even when the phone is not being used. With this in mind, a private charger is a very important thing in our lives today.
Even with the demands that are made on our phones on a daily basis and the battery requirements, most phone companies keep on going for the slimmer smartphones. Continue reading An Overview of the Power Bank
Voice User Interface design (VUI) at a full swing is gradually turning advanced and popular these days. Digital personal assistants such as Amazon’s Alexa, Apple’s Siri, Google Now and Microsoft’s Cortana, are regularly advancing to become the best available voice assistant in the market.
Since, the launch of Echo, the voice assistant device by Amazon in December 2014, till today approximately 8.2 million devices are sold, and the return of voice search continues to scale. MindMeld’s Internet Trends Report of 2016, stats that 60% of people last year started using voice search, and in the last six months 41% of people started.
A prediction by BCC research asserts that at an annual growth rate of 12.1%, the global market for voice recognition technologies of $104.4 billion in 2016 will rise to $184.9 billion in 2021.
This wave is being driven by technological advancements and deep learning, which lets the developers build systems that have outstanding accuracy for the tasks like speech recognition, language and image analysis.
Microsoft, in 2016 announced that its most recent speech-recognition system reached equivalence with human transcribers in identifying human speech.
The pace at which voice technology is advancing, it’s changing the way we interact with our devices. Continue reading 5 Tips That Can Help You Master Your Voice User Interface Design
While drones are constructed for recreational purposes, you can also use them for professional aerial photography and videography, to inspect bridges, cargo carrying, wildlife tracking, and a wide range of other drone-related activities.
People who should consider investing in a drone
There is no harm in anyone owning a drone but you should highly consider investing in one if you love conventional remote controlled machines. These can be cars, boats, helicopters and many other units. Continue reading What You Need To Know About Drones
When it is time for a new computer do you go with a used model or a brand new one? The experts will tell you that first you should know what you will do with the computer. Are you using it for work? For high end gaming? For checking social media accounts and emailing? Because computers get more and more powerful all the time something that is a few years old just won’t be able to compete with something brand new unless you don’t need or anticipate needing it for anything full on fancy.
Old computers are behind in a lot of things, the operating system is a big one. Continue reading New or Used Computers?
If you have rechargeable batteries, it’s your responsibility to take good care of them, for them to give you a long service. The cool thing is that there are plenty of things you can do to make it possible. Some of the things you can do include:
Tips on how to maintain your batteries
There are plenty of stuff you should do. Continue reading How To Maintain Your Re-Chargeable Batteries
Rechargeable batteries save you money as you don’t have to dispose them after use. All you need to do is recharge them and put them back to work.
Types of rechargeable batteries
The batteries are of many types. The most common types are:
Nickel-cadmium: They were the first units to get into the market. While they are great as they charge fast and perform excellently in cold environments, their main flaw is that they suffer from memory effect. Continue reading Understanding Rechargeable Batteries