Daily Blog. 14 Apr, 2021

Happy New Year!!! Yes, that’s right, it’s a new year for people and cultures across, a beginning as per the cultural calendars. For us, we call it Bohag Bihu, a celebration of new beginnings, renewing relations with loved ones and exchanging gifts and food as part of the festivity. Today was a weird week forContinue reading “Daily Blog. 14 Apr, 2021”

Daily Blog. 13 Apr, 2021

I woke up with a pain towards the base of my neck-a throbbing pain that slowly crept towards the upper part of my head. Last night was equally uncomfortable-sleep being broken by sharp juts of pain-something which rarely occurred (maybe once or twice before). I began thinking of yesterday-maybe the sitting posture through out theContinue reading “Daily Blog. 13 Apr, 2021”

4 simple habits

In the month of Dec 2020, I decided to start running (again) daily. Back then I weighed around 95 Kg and I was determined to get back in shape and start feeling leaner and more active. Fast forward to today, daily running coupled with a intermittent fasting diet help me shed around 7 Kg (andContinue reading “4 simple habits”

Door-step delivery of rental cars, new Tile tracker and more @ #techbrief6

1. Nintendo to acquire “Luigi’s Mansion” developer studio. Canadian studio “Next Level Games”, a second-party partner making games only for Nintendo platforms, is in talks for an acquisition by Nintendo. As per Nintendo, the acquisition will help in securing internal development resources and boost collaboration. 2. Niantic acquires SF gaming startup Mayhem. The Pokémon GOContinue reading “Door-step delivery of rental cars, new Tile tracker and more @ #techbrief6”

Bose unveils new earbuds, Twitter focuses on “Spaces” and more @ #techbrief5

1. OnePlus’ Nord line is making its way to the US. OnePlus Nord N10 5G and N100 are releasing in the States on January 15. OnePlus Nord N10 5G specs ($299.99): 6.49-inch 90 Hz LCD display, 128GB of expandable storage, 30W fast charging, Snapdragon 690 processor and 6GB RAM. It also features four rear camerasContinue reading “Bose unveils new earbuds, Twitter focuses on “Spaces” and more @ #techbrief5″

Galaxy Unpacked event announced, new Tesla design spotted and more @ #techbrief4

Samsung confirms Galaxy Unpacked event for January 14. The rumored galaxy lineup – Galaxy S21, S21 Plus, and S21 Ultra – are expected to be unveiled in the event. The event will kick off at 7AM PT / 10AM ET. LG to showcase a transforming, bendable OLED gaming monitor in CES 2021. The monitor wouldContinue reading “Galaxy Unpacked event announced, new Tesla design spotted and more @ #techbrief4”

Apple bans apps hosting secret parties, Facebook’s Ad Integrity head leaves company and more @ #techbrief3

Apple bans app allowing hosting of secret parties. Putting in a fight against the spread of COVID, Apple banned apps like Vybe Together, which allowed people to locate secret indoor house parties in their vicinity (some of such parties included those held in violation of state guidelines). Google search result gets an upgrade – nowContinue reading “Apple bans apps hosting secret parties, Facebook’s Ad Integrity head leaves company and more @ #techbrief3”

Transparent OLEDs, Microsoft hacked and more @ #techbrief2

Through the looking glass (or transparent OLEDs). LG Display will be showcasing a 55-inch see-through OLED TV concepts at CES 2021. Samsung will be launching Galaxy Smart Tags for tracking lost items. These would use Bluetooth connection with nearby devices for boradcasting its location. It is rumored to be powered by replaceable button cell battery,Continue reading “Transparent OLEDs, Microsoft hacked and more @ #techbrief2”

Tesla goes supercharged, Amazon launches TV and more @ #techbrief1

1. Tesla launches world’s largest Supercharger station in Shanghai. The 72-stall facility is located at Jing’an International Center. All the facilities use V2 Superchargers that produce up to 150 kW. 2. Amazon launched its first TV (dubbed “Fire TV edition”) in India. Currently it is retailing in two sizes – 50 Inch (Rs. 29,999.00) andContinue reading “Tesla goes supercharged, Amazon launches TV and more @ #techbrief1”