Category Archives: Technology

Honda Accord Hybrid launched in India at Rs 37 lakh

The Honda Accord Hybrid has been launched in India at Rs 37 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). This is the new flagship sedan for the Japanese automaker and is available in a single top-of-the-line variant and across four colour options. Firstly, the Accord Hybrid is powered by a combination of a 2.4-litre petrol four-cylinder petrol engine and two electric motors that work Read More

Maruti Baleno SHVS likely to be launched next year

The Baleno hatchback from Maruti Suzuki has played a vital role in contributing to the manufacturer’s overall sales numbers in the country. In an effort to strengthen the premium hatchback’s standing in the country, the automaker is developing a mild-hybrid SHVS version of the popular hatchback. Spotted on the country’s streets on numerous occasions, the SHVS version likely to be Read More

Volkswagen EV previewed in patent images

The patented images of Volkswagen’s new EV has been published on the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) website. The new EV is a part of the manufacturer’s potential future electric line-up. The car in the patented images bears an uncanny resemblance to the 2010 Audi A9 Concept. The low-slung sports coupe is indeed futuristic, with no differentiating windscreen, apparent gullwing Read More

5 top phones with best cameras under Rs 15,000

til recently, if you wanted to click great images with a mobile you needed to buy a high-end smartphone. The iPhone, the top Galaxy S, the top HTC phone… or something similar. Even as more affordable phones got better in terms of performance, software, screen and design etc, the one component continues to hold them back — the rear camera. Read More

Videocon Ultra50 with dual WhatsApp feature launched at Rs 8,990

nsumer electronics and home appliances major Videocon on Tuesday launched Ultra50  smartphone with 4G VoLTE network support at a price of Rs 8,990. The phone will available both online and offline from first week of November. The smartphone comes with a curved bezel design with glass finishing on both sides. The device has a 5-inch HD IPS screen supported by Read More

Meizu M3s with 13MP camera, Android 5.1 launched at Rs 7,999

Chinese company Meizu on Tuesday launched its budget smartphone  M3s in India, in exclusive partnership with Snapdeal at a price of Rs.7,999. The Meizu M3s comes with a 5-inch FullHD screen with a 720X1280 pixel resolution. Meizu’s  M3s is powered by a 1GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750 processor. The handset comes in two variants as 2 GB RAM & 16 GB Read More

All you need to know about the new Honda Accord Hybrid

Indians love big cars. If they aren’t SUVs, they have to be long and swanky. Before the Germans came along with full force, it was these Japs like the Accord that gave us a taste of luxury, swanky saloon cars. And even though everyone runs after brands, it is these Japs that offer the best value-for-money propositions amongst the premium Read More

Honda Accord Hybrid to be launched in India tomorrow

The Honda Accord Hybrid will be launched for the Indian market tomorrow. It is the new flagship vehicle from the Japanese automaker and was showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo. It will be the second hybrid car to enter the market and will take on the likes of the Toyota Camry Hybrid and the soon-to-be-launched Volkswagen Passat GTE. Firstly, we Read More

Now make calls with Windows 10 Messenger app

Social media giant Facebook has rolled out a new update to its Messenger app that now lets Windows 10 — just like for Android and iOS — users to make voice and video calls, a media report said. Until now, a user had to leave Messenger for Windows 10 and go to or to make voice or video Read More

Novel method can detect dishonest tweets online

A team of US researchers has developed a unique method that, after analysing online comments or tweets, can find dishonesty levels behind posting those thoughts – a practice also called ‘astroturfing’. Astroturfing is the deceptive practice of presenting an orchestrated marketing or public relations campaign in the guise of unsolicited comments from members of the public. Former US President George Read More