Augmented Reality: Where It Starts

Ever wondered how in Star Wars holographic projections were made for transferring messages? And in Iron Man, where Tony Stark plays with his hi-tech interactive laboratory, designing his super-cool suits and...

Project Soli: RADAR That Fits Inside A Watch

Google's special division that focuses on designing amazing pieces of electronics and technology has just broken through a new boundary. Project Soli has taken RADAR and placed it into such a tiny...
Buyer's guide Air Conditioner

Beat the Heat with Air Conditioning Solutions

In India, we have hot days and then we have, even hotter days. According to news, every year the heat crosses the past ten years’ record. Bengaluru went all guns blazing...

Operating Systems for Mobiles

An operating system (OS) is a collection of programs that control the application software that users run and provide a link between the hardware and software currently running on the computer....
HGST Ultrastar He

HGST Ultrastar He10: Pretty Serious Storage Options at 8 and 10 TB

HGST led the market to helium and media caching techniques, and its innovator status has given it more experience with the platform. The HGST Ultrastar He10 offered an ideal mix of...

Increase Battery Life Of A Smartphone

Most smartphones these days have huge, high-resolution screens, powerful processors and a lot of memory to multitask and handle extremely complex tasks. These tasks consume a lot of power due to...

Activity Tracker That is Fit For You

"The best project you’ll ever work on is you,” said a wise man once. Most of us being avid DIYers working on interesting electronics projects, adding a project to work on...

Directed Energy Weapons: High-Power Microwaves

Part 1 and Part 2 covered particle beam weapons and their technology, respectively. In this part we look at high-power microwaves (HPMs). In the era dominated by electronic warfare and smartweapons systems...

Exploding Electronic Devices

Life without electronic devices, like mobile phones, computers, laptops, tablets and video games, has become unimaginable, and now the use of electronics is expanding to several other fields, namely, automobiles, space...

More Power to Your Phone With XS Powercard

With smartphones getting smarter, their battery consumption is also increasing. Normally, a person has to charge a phone at least twice daily. But this becomes a headache when travelling, as the...