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Importance of e-learning in 21 Century

The world is moving towards automation and technological methods with the passage of time and traditional practices are no longer efficient. Regardless of the industry, it is impossible to survive without accepting technological advancements. Even in the education sector, the concept of blackboard and chalks sounds ridiculous because education can become much more efficient via e-learning. Experts offering assignment help claims that a majority of students demonstrated their unwillingness to experience traditional teaching methods because it is simply “boring”. Continue reading Importance of e-learning in 21 Century

Is Amazon the Only Tech Company Enjoying Tax Breaks?

In an attempt to create new jobs, the government has decided to offer an advantage to giant tech companies like Amazon by offering tax breaks. While this may sound like a great initiative by the government, it might not be the best idea for the economy. Amazon is not the only tech giant enjoying the tax breaks because Tesla and Foxconn received $1.25 billion and $3 billion breaks respectively for building a battery factory and display factory. Continue reading Is Amazon the Only Tech Company Enjoying Tax Breaks?

The Global Popularity of Electric Scooters

From among a range of technologically advanced inventions, electric scooter remains a notable one. Despite the regulations, a couple of electric scooter companies including Lime and Bird launched their scooters in the local as well as international markets. While there are competitors in the industry as well, Bird and Lime are not the only companies in this business. However, these two managed to get over $400 million in funding and have gone international. Continue reading The Global Popularity of Electric Scooters

Three Brand New Ways to Market Your Technology

No one will know just how fantastic your product is unless you let the world know about it, which could be yet another miserable failure if you don’t do it the right way. Although there is an endless option from which you can choose to market your product, however not all of them will suit your business and guarantee adequate feedback.  Nevertheless, the brand new ways in which you can effectively reach your customers have made the whole marketing process less stressful than it has ever been! Continue reading Three Brand New Ways to Market Your Technology


Nokia Making a Comeback Yet Again at MWC 2018

Nokia’s story is an interesting one in the world of mobile phones. From a peak time to suddenly vanishing from markets and now taking off again, Nokia is committed to serving customers who have always been loyal to the brand as well as the new potential markets.

Mobile World Congress has been a crucial platform for Nokia to make important announcements and reveal their new phones. Starting from Nokia 3, 5 and 6 last year and making a surprise entry in the world of mobile phones, MWC 2018 seems to be the boosting point for Nokia due to exceptionally amazing phones revealed. Let us see what they are offering this time! Continue reading Nokia Making a Comeback Yet Again at MWC 2018


Which Amazon Echo is appropriate for you?

There was a time when we used to appreciate an operating system’s personal assistant services. It comes as no surprise to observe the way these personal assistants have evolved in gadgets and their accuracy in identifying voices today.

A great example is that of Amazon’s Echo with Alexa as their personal assistant! Breaking the limits of operating within your phone, Alexa can now work on household commands once programmed that way.

Owners of Amazon Echo need to set up the commands initially after which commands like “Alexa, switch of the lights” are obeyed by the personal assistant. Given the fact that six Echo products are available in the market with Echo 3 expected to arrive by the end of this year, here is a short review of each to help you find the best one for yourself: Continue reading Which Amazon Echo is appropriate for you?


First Power-At-A-Distance Wireless Charging System Has Been Approved By FCC

Right now, it is quite legit to argue that wireless charging is not really wireless because you still need to place your device physically on top of a charging mat to fuel it up. But, it seems that things are likely to be changed from now on, as FCC has recently given approval for the first power-at-a-distance wireless charging system, which is an innovation of Energous. Continue reading First Power-At-A-Distance Wireless Charging System Has Been Approved By FCC


Just Like Facebook, WhatsApp Added Colorful Text Status Update

Today is all about WhatsApp because the messaging app has rolled out status updates that will let you write whatever in your mind on a colorful image background. Well, it all started as a simple text-only feature, later it allowed users to add photos and videos. Now, users have the ability to choose fonts and background colors. Moreover, they can even add links to their status to show something specific.

This is what a spokesperson has to say about it:

“Now you never have to worry about getting the word out to all your family and friends. Whether you’re looking for vacation recommendations or notifying a group about the address for a party, the text-based status feature allows you to update your contacts in a fun and personal way.”

So now, a user has three options to add excitement and creativity to his status. He can go with emojis to accentuate a certain feeling, and with background colors and amazing font options, he can give an absolutely eye-catching look to the status update.


Google Makes Contacts App Available for All Android Phones

Apart from technical reasons, there is one big thing that gave Pixel and Nexus a slight edge over other competing smartphones – a complete access to all of the latest perks (services) from Google. And, Google Contacts was certainly one of those apps. But, wait! Things seem to be changing now as Google has made Contacts app available for all Android phones.

Sounds cool, right?

For those who don’t have clear understanding of what Contacts really is: It is a Google’s app that manages all your contacts. The app was previously accessible on Pixel, Android, Nexus and Google Play Edition phones, but now anyone having Android Lollipop 5 or above can make the most of it.

Contacts is extremely useful for people having multiple Google accounts and looking for a platform that can allow them to access all contacts easily from one channel.

So, if you have been utilizing third-party apps because you don’t have a Pixel, Nexus or Android One, don’t worry. From now on, Contacts will work perfectly on your Android phone as well.


Apple Gets Green Signal to Test 5G Wireless Technology

The FCC has given green signal to Apple to start testing its 5G technology, and that certainly adds the company in the list of those who are already working towards making 5G available to the masses. T-Mobile is expected to launch its 5G technology in 2020, whereas Sprint is going way head as it has plans to launch the technology in 2019. Moreover, Verizon and AT&T are also looking extremely serious to join their competitors.

Apple has always been optimistic to make an impact by improving the efficiency and quality of internet, therefore the company applied for the license in May. While doing this, Apple revealed some of the details about the plan and what objectives it holds.

Well practically, the approach is pretty sensible because it will provide immense technical data relevant to make necessary alterations within the technology before the launch.

As far as the tests are concerned, they will take place at two different locations in Silicon Valley, one in Milpitas and the other one close to Apple HQ in Cupertino. And according to the company, testing will be completed within the time period of one year.