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Microsoft HoloLens AR Headset Wanted by US Army for the Battlefield

Virtual- and augmented-reality headsets haven’t had much traction in the consumer market, but they’re finding a place on the battlefield. The US Army said Thursday that it has awarded Microsoft a $480 million contract to supply its HoloLens headsets to soldiers. The Microsoft HoloLens head-mounted displays use augmented reality, which means viewers can see virtual imagery superimposed […]

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Google Pixel Buds’ Real-Time Translation Now Available to All Assistant-Optimised Headphones

Google unveiled its first wireless headphones Pixel Buds alongside the Pixel 2 series last year. The Pixel Buds’ key highlight was that they supported real-time translation, thanks to Google Assistant optimisation, but they worked only with the Pixel Phones exclusively. However, Google has now quietly rolled out support for the real-time translation feature for all Assistant-optimised headphones, which will work with all […]

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Nikon Z7, Z6 Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras Launched in India Alongside Nikkor Z Lenses

Nikon on Wednesday launched its recently unveiled Nikon Z7 and Nikon Z6 full-frame mirrorless cameras, the first such offerings for the company. Taking on Sony in the segment, Nikon also launched its new Nikkor Z series lenses in the country, featuring a new larger diameter mount. The two cameras, one high-end and one mid-range, are physically identical, but differ in terms of […]

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Myntra Blink Go Fitness Tracker, Its First Smart Wearable Device, Launched at Rs. 4,199

Flipkart-owned online fashion marketplace Myntra on Wednesday launched its first smart wearable device, the Blink Go. Priced at Rs. 4,199 (MRP), the fitness band was developed at Innovation Labs of Myntra-Jabong, and it is the first product it has launched from the lab after the recent acquisition of Witworks. The wearable will be available starting from Myntra’s End […]