OnePlus reportedly cheated to manipulate its benchmark scores and make the OnePlus 5 look better

23 Jun oneplus-5-launch-photo-the-tech-portal

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

Who doesn’t want good scores in tests? And we are often prepared to go to great lengths to achieve those scores. However, cheating isn’t exactly something that is to be recommended as a way because not only are you fooling yourself regarding your capabilities, you are also fooling others.  Which is why reports of OnePlus manipulating benchmark scores to make its OnePlus 5 smartphone seem super awesome, have us worried. Continue reading 

Samsung Achieves 220 Lumens per Watt with New Mid-Power LED Package

23 Jun samsung-india

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in advanced component solutions, has announced that it has begun mass producing a new mid-power LED package, the LM301B, which features the industry’s highest luminous efficacy of 220 lumens per watt. The package is well suited for a range of LED lighting applications including ambient lighting, downlights and most retrofit lamps. Continue reading 

Amazon will now let prime members order and try clothes, from their homes

23 Jun amazon

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

Amazon has come up with a brand new service that will allow users to order clothes. Now there is nothing new in that right? Well, not only will you be able to order clothes, but you will also be able to try them out — right in your very own house and then, if you think they suit you — make the payment. Continue reading 

Epistar Accelerates R&D of Micro-LED

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Epistar on 21st June announced its financial results, reporting a fully utilized capacity of blue LED as well as a sustained production of AlInGaP LED despite subtle growth in both the output of light sources and the orders for LED backlighting and little possibility to raise prices of its products. The company estimated a 15% QoQ rise that could possibly push up 2Q17’s revenue close to the number in 2Q16. Epistar also expected a decent financial performance in 3Q17 supported by the chip production for LED lighting, AlInGaP LED and infrared LED. Continue reading 

TrendForce Projects Prices of NOR Flash Products to Go Up by 20% Sequentially for 3Q17 as Supply Scarcity Continues

23 Jun NOR-FLASH-1-624x423

Increasing demand for AMOLED panels from smartphone brands and the rising production of ICs for Touch with Display Driver Integration (TDDI) has propelled the growth of the NOR Flash market in the recent period, according to DRAMeXchange, a division of TrendForce. Continue reading 

Apple and Health Gorilla team up to make health records available on the iPhone: Report

23 Jun apple-health-990x603

By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

Over the past few weeks, reports of Apple working on a completely new project that turns your iPhone into a repository of medical record data have surfaced on the interwebs. It has been said that Cupertino wants the iPhone to become a ‘one-stop shop’ for your health reports and CNBC now has another insider scoop about these efforts. Continue reading 

Motorola Solutions releases 2016 Corporate Responsibility Report

23 Jun Lenovo-Buys-Motorola-003-630x354

Motorola Solutions  has released its 2016 Corporate Responsibility Report, which marked progress in carbon emissions reduction, energy efficiencies, philanthropic support and employee development. Continue reading 

EV Group Optimizes Resist and Lithographic Processing for Plasma Dicing for Advanced Semiconductor Packing Applications

22 Jun tech image

EV Group (EVG), a leading supplier of wafer bonding and lithography equipment for the MEMS, nanotechnology and semiconductor markets, has announced it is demonstrating optimized pre-processing solutions for the implementation of plasma dicing for advanced semiconductor packaging applications. Continue reading 

Nissan seeks multiple autonomous vehicle patents to test its technology on Indian roads

22 Jun Screen-Shot-2017-03-01-at-12.31.41-AM

By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

With the advent of autonomous mobility capabilities across the globe, there’s not much longer before self-driving vehicles will be traversing the Indian roads as well. However, Japanese carmaker Nissan has already initiated the process to bring its autonomous technology stack, known as ProPilot autonomous driving system, to the country. Continue reading 

Tim Cook calls for making coding mandatory in schools, President Trump for “sweeping transformation of the federal government’s technology”

22 Jun donald-trump-tp-default

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

A high powered meeting took place earlier today, that saw members o the tech community sit down with President Donald Trump and members of the US administration. Albeit, the meeting was less crowded than what it should have been,with several tech honchos leaving president Trump’s councils over disagreements with his policies. Continue reading