Amazon turns ‘Echo’ speaker into smart security system

San Francisco, Sep 21 : Amazon has added a new feature called “Alexa Guard” to its smart speakers “Echo” to turn it into a smart security system. The announcement came as part of the surprise event that the company hosted in Seattle on Thursday to introduce several other Echo-branded smart home devices. “Since Echo speakers […]

DSLR leader Canon unveils its first full-frame mirrorless camera in India

New Delhi, Sep 21 : Japanese camera maker Canon which has been a leader in the professional-grade DSLR camera segment for years on Friday brought its first full-frame mirrorless camera called EOS R to India. The 30.3MP EOS R camera will cost Rs 189,950 and with the EOS R kit (RF24-105mm f/4L IS USM Lens), […]

Vivo V9 Pro to be launched in India in October

New Delhi, Sep 21 : Chinese handset maker Vivo is all set to launch V9 Pro smartphone with 6GB RAM and FHD+ display in India in October. “The smartphone will be priced under Rs 20,000 and house a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660AIE processor with 6GB RAM,” industry sources told IANS on Friday. The upcoming device will […]

Sensex recovers from day’s low, still trades 500 points lower

Mumbai, Sep 21 : Amidst highly volatile trade, the key Indian equity indices slumped, with the S&P BSE Sensex losing over 1,000 points on Friday afternoon, only to recover from the day’s lows within minutes. At around 1 p.m., the Sensex lost 1,127.58 to touch an intra-day low of 35,993.64 points. Sudden and heavy selling […]

Emami Paper to invest Rs 2K cr in Gujarat for greenfield plant

Kolkata, Sep 21 : Emami Paper Mills on Friday said it will invest Rs 2,000 crore for setting up its new manufacturing plant at Bharuch in Gujarat and also for adding capacity in the second phase. Gujarat Chief Minister Vijaybhai Rupani on Friday laid the foundation stone of its greenfield multilayer packaging board project. The […]

Huawei to bring Kirin 980 chipset to India this festive quarter

New Delhi, Sep 21 : Chinese tech giant Huawei on Friday said that the company’s seven nanometre mobile chipset equipped with Artificial Intelligence (AI) capabilities, the Kirin 980, will reach Indian consumers in the fourth quarter of this year. Based on Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturer Company’s (TSMC) 7nm process, Kirin 980 delivers 20 per cent improved […]