Quantum Break is the future of gaming

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Quantum Break is so much more than just another shooter. It, quite possibly, is the future of gaming. Remedy, the studio behind one of my personal all-time favourite games, Alan Wake, have been working on Quantum Break for a fair bit now. The seamless integration of a video game with a live-action miniseries mustn’t have

Meet The Men Who Set Up India’s First Professional Online And Offline Gaming League

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Gaming, in all its varied forms, has always been perceived as a purely recreational activity — something about its ability to devour enormous units of time and electricity, without any evidence of physical benefit, has always kept it outside the realm of productivity. In the last two decades, however, gaming has evolved into a billion dollar multimedia juggernaut, with an ever-increasing base of fans whose median age, globally, hovers around the early

Mercedes-Benz Launches the GLC

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Mercedes-Benz India launched the svelte looking GLC SUV in India. The GLC is their latest middle weight luxury SUV that sits right in between the smaller GLA and the more plush GLE. The GL-prefix now accompanies Merc’s entire range of SUVs in India starting from the GLA and going up to the G63 AMG. The

An App That Charts India’s IT Industry Growth

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Do you know when programming was first taught in India? Or when computer science first made its way into our classrooms? Sure, most of us know that Bengaluru is India’s Silicon Valley, but do you know when India began to manufacture software? Information technology has been one of the country’s greatest successes, and it is to document the development of this story that S. ‘Kris’ Gopalakrishnan, co-founder Infosys — one

Anand Madanagopal’s Cardio-Monitoring Device Is Revolutionising The Field

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At the recent Startupindia Launchpad event earlier this year, it was Bengaluru-based firm Cardiac Design Labs that walked away with the top honours, bagging the Google Grand Jury Prize for its mobile intelligent remote cardiac monitor — MIRCaM. For founder Anand Madanagopal, it was the icing on the cake to a life-long ambition — to provide comprehensive, advanced cardiac diagnostics to the masses at an affordable price. Simply put, the

7 Things You Should Know About Google Pixel

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Make way for Google’s new Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones, the pre-bookings for which will begin from October 13.  Here are 7 things you should know about Google’s new Pixel The new Pixel smartphones are available in two screen sizes: 5 inch and 5.5 inch. Built using aerospace-grade aluminium unibody, the two devices feature a

The Best Flagship Smartphones You Can Buy

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This year, we’ve seen a range of high end smartphones being released. Some were great, some were just about okay, a few were just experiments and some even exploded. As is usual, many of these have become top sellers, while others haven’t done well, despite their individual product strengths. The price bracket of these flagship