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The UK government has issued new cybersecurity guidelines for smart cars

The British government today issued a new set of guidelines designed to encourage automakers to make vehicles cybersecurity a priority. UK Transport Minister Lord Callanan says that as autonomous and connected vehicles are increasingly used on British roadways, minimum protections should be established to protect consumers from cyber attacks, whether it’s controlling personal data, or taking control of the vehicle remotely. The goal ... Read More »

Car’s Smart Brake Fails, Runs Into Hostess At Auto Show

The woman reportedly wasn’t badly hurt in the incident. Ouch! That must’ve hurt. A video circulating on social media shows the exact moment a car ran into a hostess at an auto show in Sichuan, China. The car was ironically demonstrating its smart brake system when the incident occurred. According to a post shared by Trending in China on Facebook, ... Read More »

Google Assistant Gets Home Control, Now Controls Smart Homes Without Google Home

Google last month hinted that it’s bringing ‘Home Control’ to Pixel smartphones soon, and it seems the company has finally started the rollout. Unfortunately, the ‘Home Control’ feature on Pixel phones isn’t available to all users and is likely to be limited as of now. A Reddit thread points that the ‘Home Control’ feature was visible on the Google Pixel ... Read More »

OnePlus 3, 3T Receiving OxygenOS 4.0.3 Update With Improved Camera App Stability, Smart Wi-Fi Switcher, and More

OnePlus 3, 3T Receiving OxygenOS 4.0.3 Update With Improved Camera App Stability, Smart Wi-Fi Switcher, and More Maintaining its reputation of providing frequent updates, OnePlus has now started rolling out OxygenOS 4.0.3 update for OnePlus 3 and 3T smartphones. Along with several improvements to platform, the latest update, still based on Android 7.0 Nougat, brings pre-installed Amazon Prime app for ... Read More »

Karbonn Aura Note 4G, K9 Smart 4G, Titanium Vista 4G, K9 Viraat 4G Launched: Price, Specifications, and More

Karbonn has launched four new 4G smartphones in India – the Aura Note 4G, K9 Smart 4G, Titanium Vista 4G, and K9 Viraat 4G. While the last three are 4G variants of smartphones the company had launched earlier, the first is an entirely new offering. The Aura Note 4G and Titanium Vista 4G have been priced by the company at ... Read More »

Toyota’s Smart Key Box Lets You Start Your Car With Your Smartphone

Toyota Motor Corp will pilot its new Smart Key Box technology in fleets used by US car-sharing service Getaround next year, stepping up its push to benefit from new mobility services seen by some as a threat to traditional car ownership. The world’s biggest automaker confirmed last week that it has invested in San Francisco-based Getaround, adding to the partnership ... Read More »

Honor 8 Smart Launched in India: Price, Specifications, and More

  Alongside the launch of Honor 8 smartphone launch, Huawei has also launched the Honor 8 Smart in India. The smartphone is priced at Rs. 19,999, and will be available on Amazon India, Flipkart and Honor Stores online, and major retail stores across the country. For now however, availability details have not been revealed. It will be available in Black, ... Read More »

LeEco Epic 919 Superfans Festival: Le 2, Le Max 2, Le 1s Eco, Smart LED TVs on Offer

LeEco’s big one-day sale is on, and smartphones, television, and accessories are up for grabs on Flipkart and LeMall.com with major offers. The sale is active only for 24 hours, and this Epic 919 SuperFans festival has been introduced for the first time in India. This one-day festival was a huge hit in China, and the company is expecting it ... Read More »

ZTE’s Project CSX Unveils 3 Concepts – Eye-Tracking Smartphone, Smart Glove, and AR Diving Mask

ZTE introduced its Project CSX challenge to crowdsource ideas for new products last month. The company has now finalised three new ideas in phase two of Project CSX, and wants people to submit their concepts for the announced ideas. The company will then build the selected idea into a product. The Chinese telecommunications giant believes that it can build a ... Read More »

Samsung J2 (2016)’s Smart Glow Ring Spotted in Leaked Image

The latest leaked pictures of 2016 edition of Samsung J2 may have given us a glimpse of a feature that could also make its way to Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy Note line-up, if it is received well by the users. The leaked images show the Smart Glow notification ring that was first leaked last month. The pictures have ‘confirmed’ ... Read More »