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Good news errant downloaders. You can now download a 1GB movie in 0.2 milliseconds ( given your computer can keep up ).
Researchers at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) have reclaimed a world record for data transfer when it managed to transfer fully 43 terabits per second by using single multi-core optical fibre, which was developed by Japanese firm Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT).
The previous record was held since 2011 by the Karlsruhe Institut für Technologie in Germany, who created a network able to reach speeds of 32 terabits per second.
How would you like to own a personal assistant robot for only $499?
Jibo, which almost look like Eve from Wall-E, is an 11 inch tall, 6 pounds robot that can be your photographer when you have a party at home, read stories to your children, order you pizza or shop online. And more as it learns and adapts to your needs.
Creator Cynthia Breazeal, an MIT professor social robotics expert, said in an interview that “Jibo doesn’t replace people and human relationships; rather, it is designed to support, complement and extend what we need from others in an affordable, effective and delightful way so that we can succeed, thrive and grow.”
Bored with your ordinary and lifeless smartphone casing? Check out the following casing that will stand you out and make people turn heads. Thinking about outside-the-box.
Bring out the child in you with these Lego inspired casing. You can actually make your own creation.
Apple’s iPhone 5S and 5C hit 9 million mark in just three days after launch. It has again beat the odds and overwhelmingly exceeded analysts’ expectation. This is a record breaking sales, much higher than 5 million sales of predecessor iPhone 5 last September 2012.
In a press release today , Apple CEO Tim Cook said, “This is our best iPhone launch yet―more than nine million new iPhones sold―a new record for first weekend sales. The demand for the new iPhones has been incredible, and while we’ve sold out of our initial supply of iPhone 5s, stores continue to receive new iPhone shipments regularly. We appreciate everyone’s patience and are working hard to build enough new iPhones for everyone.”
We are one day away from the highly anticipated simultaneous launch of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear at IFA Berlin. Yes, Samsung has officially confirmed it would be showing off a bigger and better phablet together with the smartwatch.
With the latest Note 3 offering, Samsung is expected to continue to dominate the phablet market. Its 6.3 inches Galaxy Mega, unveiled last April, was well received. According to a report from research firm IDC, in the last three months, phablets have sold as much as tablets and laptops combined in the Asia-Pacific region. A total of 25.2 million phablets were shipped in Q2 of 2013, compared with 12.6 million tablets, and 12.7 million portable PCs.