3 ways smartphones are helping us with more than ever before

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It’s only a decade since the iPhone came into our lives and, at the time, most of us couldn’t have imagined that in just a few years we’d be organizing our lives through these pocket-sized devices or their Android counterparts. Today, though, even the most non-tech-savvy amongst us can now do pretty much everything they need with their phone. Let’s take a look at just a few of the apps that have drastically changed the way we do things.

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Scientists develop heat-activated ‘bionic penile implant’ to treat erectile dysfunction

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A new prosthesis is promising relief to patients of erectile dysfunction with their heat-activated penile implant. The US researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison claim to have completed successful testing of the implant. The team believes that it can offer betterment in quality of life to 50 percent of men between 40-70 years age group who suffer erectile dysfunction at one or other stage of their lives. Read More…

3D printed Youbionic prosthetic hand can now be pre-ordered for $1,355

Youbionic prosthetic hand

The electronically controlled Youbionic hand has been in development for quite some time now, and now it is ready for commercial use. This 3D printed robotic hand is actuated with muscle movement and works quite well for people having a missing hand. Not only that, the prosthetic hand is ideal for people having some loss in motor function, and also for people who want an increased physical capability. However, I fail to understand why a person having no limb disability would go for this bionic hand.
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Real custom-made sweaters for drones by Danielle Baskin

Drone sweaters

Danielle Baskin, a visual artist, has turned a joke into reality. A theme that is questionable if seen with expectation of utility- sweaters for drones to keep them warm and save battery in winters or in cold conditions. The maker is offering custom-made sweaters for those who believe in rights and quality of life of machines. The sweaters are made in different parts to fit perfectly on specific models. Read More…

Volvo is about to introduce Skype in high-end 90 Series cars

 Volvo 90 Series cars with Skype

The automotive industry has witnessed significant technological growth over the past years or so. Most of us depend on Skype to stay connected to our families, colleagues and clients in our routine personal and professional life. Well, there is good news for fans of Volvo Cars.  The premium car maker has announced that it will introduce Skype into its high-end 90 Series cars. The objective is to make lives easier for their customers by allowing them to stay connected while commuting.
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Jetman and Breitling Wingwakers seen flying together over Dubai

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XDubai, a group known for recording extreme sports in 4K, has posted another incredible video showing famous Jetman Yves Rosy and his partner Vince Reffet flying over the Palm Jumeirah along with Breitling Wingwalker- group of British daredevils that are famous for performing thrilling aerobatic stunts while standing on the wings of flying biplanes. Read More…

Is Apple finally going to Manufacture iPhones in India?

Apple iPhone in India

Apple, the Cupertino giant is planning to make iPhones for the Indian market, and ‘Bengaluru is being looked at seriously’ by them. A report of Thursday claims that top sources in the company confirmed, they are very serious about beginning assembly operations and thereafter full manufacturing iPhones in India by the end of next year.
A report in Times of India also claims – ‘Wistron’, a Taiwanese, original equipment manufacturer for Apple, is setting up a facility in Peenya, Bengaluru’s industrial hub to assemble or manufacture iPhones for the tech giant.
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3D printed Chevrolet Camaro V8 LS3 engine

3D printed Chevrolet Camaro V8 LS3 engine

3D printing has given new life to additive manufacturing possibilities, making possible what earlier was unthinkable. Take for example creating miniature replicas of car engines, just like the one by Keith. Now, Eric Harrell has made a fully working engine modeled on Chevrolet Camaro V8 LS3 engine. The replica engine is 3D printed taking visual clues from images, repair manuals and diagrams. In fact Eric himself admitted that he didn’t have the real engine to make his task easier.

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Kissenger iPhone accessory simulates a kiss in real time

Kissenger iPhone accessory

Smartphones have really changed the way in which you interact with your friends, family and lover. It has made possible on the go video calling capabilities over the internet, so that you never feel alone, especially in a long distance relationship. But there comes a time when you long for physical intimacy. Perhaps, you desperately need Kissenger, a kissing messenger that simulates the caress of a real kiss.
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Samsung CH711 Quantum Dot curved monitor to debut at CES 2017

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Electronics shows are a good place to reveal curved screen monitors, and CES is the best platform of them all. Samsung too is planning to showcase its next iteration of curved screen monitor tailor-made for desktop gamers. At CES 2017, Samsung CH711 Quantum Dot is going to make first appearance, and the South Korean electronics giant is confident of its success as a new age accessory. The lineup of monitors is going to put the user right inside the action while gaming or watching multimedia content.
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