WhatsApp’s updated Privacy Policy: What it’s all about?

Since a couple of days, you might be encountering a pop-up message when you open WhatsApp regarding its updated privacy policy. You get two options, either you agree to the new privacy policy or you have to delete your WhatsApp account w.e.f 8th February, 2021. Here’s everything you need to know about WhatsApp’s updated privacy … Continue reading WhatsApp’s updated Privacy Policy: What it’s all about?

Recovering Audio from an Object’s Surface

Let’s talk about sound and microphones for a second. Microphones are embedded in nearly every single digital device nowadays and their primary purpose is to detect tiny little vibrations in the molecules of air which we call it as ‘sound’ or ‘audio’. Now, what if we could recover those vibrations just by observing the surface … Continue reading Recovering Audio from an Object’s Surface

Are We Running Out of Internet Storage?

In 1 second of you reading this blog post, nearly 2,980,893 emails have been sent worldwide of which 67% are spam emails according to internetlivestats. There are around 4.7 billion internet users in the world right now which comprises nearly 60% of the total population of the entire world. Whoa, wait a minute, where does … Continue reading Are We Running Out of Internet Storage?

Multiple Cameras in a Smartphone. Do you really need them?

Nowadays, almost every smartphone comes with at least three cameras baked right into it. It includes two rear cameras and one front-facing camera. The mid-range segment smartphone camera system may comprise upto 5 cameras (including front-facing camera). But, do these numbers really matter? What’s the purpose of numerous cameras? And, where it all started? 2011: … Continue reading Multiple Cameras in a Smartphone. Do you really need them?

How to Improve Battery Life of a Smartphone?

Do you know why your smartphone's battery performance degrades over a long period of time? Ever wondered whenever you buy a new smartphone, and when you switch it on for the first time, the battery capacity is closer to 50%? Why battery health is important? Will fast charging kill your smartphone's battery life? These are … Continue reading How to Improve Battery Life of a Smartphone?

Wireless Charging in Smartphones

Battery has been the most crucial part in smartphones for all of us. Smartphone batteries have gone through some decent improvements in the past couple of years. The very first battery type which was used in cellphones was the 'Nickel-Cadmium' battery. After that, came the most popular 'Lithium-ion' batteries that totally proved to be game-changing … Continue reading Wireless Charging in Smartphones

What’s CAPTCHA & How Does It Work?

Ever wondered what's the purpose of that checkbox which says 'I'm not a robot' whenever you are filling a contact form on a website or while entering a zoom call? To answer that we have to first understand the concept of 'Turing Test' as well as 'bots' (robots) in the online world and why do … Continue reading What’s CAPTCHA & How Does It Work?

Everything You Need To Know About 5G

1G, 2G, 3G, 4G and now 5G are basically the names of different generations of mobile networks. The first ever generation of mobile networks, which made wireless communication possible is known as 1G which came into existence in early 1980s. This generation of mobile network used analog signals to transmit and receive information. It didn't … Continue reading Everything You Need To Know About 5G

A Camera Which Can See Hidden Objects Around the Corner!

We have come a long way since the first camera was introduced in the year 1816. Meanwhile, we got to see some pretty interesting camera generations which worked almost in the same way fundamentally by capturing light rays from things which were in line of sight of the camera sensor and converting them into what … Continue reading A Camera Which Can See Hidden Objects Around the Corner!

Smartphones Causing Cancer ?

In this age of information and technology, it's almost impossible to imagine your life without smartphones and other digital devices. But, are we using smartphones at the cost of our health? Let's find out. Electromagnetic Spectrum Electromagnetic spectrum is basically a range of electromagnetic waves having different frequencies which are found in nature. The number … Continue reading Smartphones Causing Cancer ?

Neuralink: Do Cyborgs Really Exist ?

Human Brain is undoubtedly the most sophisticated and powerful tool of all time. With over 86 billion neurons packed together, it's larger than any other network. Understanding human brain is very complicated and no one really knows exactly how it works. So, the question that arises is, 'Can we harness the true power of Human … Continue reading Neuralink: Do Cyborgs Really Exist ?

This is how Disney’s ‘Mary Poppins’ stands out in the history of filmmaking!

Disney's Mary Poppins is an American musical classic which was released in the year 1964, directed by Robert Stevenson. This movie won Oscar awards for 5 categories including 'Best Visual Effects'. It was also nominated for 'Best Film' by The Academy. In 1964, computers were in their infancy stage(not literally). The maximum storage capacity at … Continue reading This is how Disney’s ‘Mary Poppins’ stands out in the history of filmmaking!

‘IRON MAN’ Tech in Reality: Holograms

Technology dependence has changed our lives drastically in recent years, but there is more to come. Technology has become an integral part of our lives. Now this technology that we are going to discuss today might be approaching to us in some way or the other. So, without any further ado, let's roll into what's … Continue reading ‘IRON MAN’ Tech in Reality: Holograms

Basic Difference between WORLD WIDE WEB & The INTERNET

Most of us think that the Internet and World Wide Web (WWW) are one and the same, but there are some key differences between them. To understand the basics, let us dive into a teeny-weeny history. The INTERNET Designed by studiogstock/Freepik Your first question might be, 'Who invented the Internet?' There is no 'boss' of … Continue reading Basic Difference between WORLD WIDE WEB & The INTERNET

How the Internet ‘Hacks’ your Brain!

If you feel that what social media or internet can do to your brains or steal information of your behaviour, then this blog post is for you. Just like hackers steal personal information from your social accounts, the same thing is done to your brain also, but in a slightly different way. Let us dive … Continue reading How the Internet ‘Hacks’ your Brain!