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Facebook to Launch New Software Capable of Building AR Experiences

The world’s largest social network, Facebook, has announced a new software, which can be used by developers for building a variety of augmented reality (AR) experiences for Facebook in-app camera, rendering it possible for adding 3-D objects & effects to images. Facebook’s F8 developer conference has given several examples that are similar to filters available

Internet of Things — The Next Big Revolution that Can Transform Every Aspect of our Lives

You have to be living under a rock if you have not heard about Internet of Things (IoT). The opportunities presented by Internet of Things are huge, and it can usher in a new era of communication where each and everything is connected to each other. Along with Big Data, IoT has truly been the

Microsoft Stops Support for Windows 8, Wants Users to Upgrade

In a bid to boost Windows 10 updates, Microsoft today announced that it will be ending security updates and bug fixes to older versions. What it means is that older browsers, including IE – 8, 9, and 10 will stop receiving Microsoft’s technical support, something that can trigger a spate of hacking attacks. End-users can

Top 5 Ergonomic Keyboards in the Market

Organisations around the world are focusing on making the workplace more comfortable for their employees. Ergonomic keyboards are gaining traction among organisations, as they allow for a more natural positioning of the arms and hands. A number of keyboards available in the market today come with an ergonomic design, and companies are investing in providing

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Market Trends, Size, and Forecast

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is widely used in the treatment of decompression sickness. It is also used in the treatment of diabetes and injury caused due to exposure to radiation. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy or HBOT as it is commonly called, supplies oxygen levels to the whole body, aiding the recovery of the body. Owing to its

Will Shrinking Revenues Prompt the Set-Top Box Industry to Change?

The set-top box may have been ubiquitous in our living rooms for some time now, but in a quickly changing landscape, its dominance is being challenged. Whether it’s Apple TV, popularity of online streaming on mobiles, tablets, and laptops, or the ever-dynamic cloud business, consumers today a plethora of options to consume their favourite content.

What’s Driving the Global Home Automation Market?

Home automation, once limited to high-end homes, is quickly gaining traction among buyers, with global revenues rising at a high rate. Consumers are looking at gaining greater control over the miscellaneous items in their home, thereby, providing a much-needed impetus to the global home automation market. Developed Countries Take Charge in Home Automation  The pace

Wireless Charging Market Size, Trends, and Forecast till 2020

The global wireless charging market is expected to witness explosive growth, with estimates that total revenues will surpass the US$ 10 billion mark by 2020. Wireless charging market’s lucrativeness can be gauged from the fact that everyone – from mobile phone makers to furniture companies – are working towards offering wireless charging services. Wireless charging

3 Trends that will Necessitate the Adoption of a More Robust Cyber Security System

As Internet of Things (IoT) evolves to become more than just a buzzword and cloud storage replaces optical discs and USBs, everyone, including corporations, governments, and consumers will need to brace up their online security mechanisms to ensure their privacy is not compromised. As more people use the internet to bank, shop, and stay connected

Demand for Wireless Earphones and Headphones Growing at a Brisk Rate

Sales of wireless earphones and headphones are growing at a higher rate than their wired counterparts. Global shipments of wired earphones and headphones are expected to reach 250.2 million units by 2016, up from 245 million units that are expected to be shipped this year. In contrast, 86 million units of wireless earphones and headphones

Emerging Nations Promise New Wave of Adoption for Video on Demand (VOD) Services

Globally, the consumption of media has witnessed a dramatic change, with laptops, smartphones, and tablets fast gaining traction among consumers. Access to high-speed internet has meant that consumers have the option of choosing what they want to watch, rather than following the schedule. Internet Proliferation Catalyst for Adoption The internet has disrupted the manner in