Facebook has introduced a personal assistant named MoneyPenny. The app was created mainly to be used as a customer service tool for some e-retailers to enable them conduct their business easily; it has features such as video chats, voice recording and stickers. Many other such services exist such as Microsoft’s Cortana and Apple’s Siri, these personal assistants are becoming more intelligent and now respond to people’s queries and gestures.
Sunday, August 2, 2015
Sony recently released its Xperia Z4 tablet which is its slimmest tablet yet. It has a 10 inch HD touchscreen which is both dust- and waterproof. The Xperia Z4 is said to be distinguished by its considerable customization properties, it delivers all the personalization options without the need to download any additional app.
The tablet is on sale in the UK for £499 (150,000 Naira) but pricing has not been officially announced by Sony. The Sony Xperia Z4 tablet is one of the thinnest and lightest tablets available and is available in charcoal black and white colours. As with most Sony devices, the tablet is IP65/68 certified dust and water resistant up to 1.5m. However, this tablet is not as rugged as other Sony devices so don’t put your phone in water.
Sunday, July 19, 2015
Tesla CEO, Elon Musk has announced that his company’s Model S sedan electric car now has the ability to accelerate from from 0 to 60mph in just 2.8 seconds which is amazing for an electric car. This new feature is called “Ludicrous Mode” and will cost buyers $10,000 dollars extra.
The Model S has also been upgraded with a 90 kilowatt-hour battery pack which gives a 300 mile range, cruising at 65mph, with a $3,000 cost.
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Google recently launched a Ramadan companion website and app which was built to help Muslim users organize their fasts and feasts. It was launched at the start of Ramadan and is named ‘My Ramadan Companion‘. Its features include Iftar recipes, local sunrise and sunset times, directions to local Halal restaurants, daily tips on how to have a healthy Ramadan, featured Ramadan-related YouTube content, etc.
Do you like the Mercedes Benz GLK SUV but feel it’s too small? Well, here is a bigger option. Mercedes-Benz is phasing out its GLK SUV from 2016 and is replacing it with a larger SUV called GLC which will be manufactured starting from the 2016 model year and will go on sale in mid-November 2015.
The GLC comes with better safety features, suspension, performance and handling. Daimler AG representative, Thomas Weber said: “Our new GLC represents a further, systematic step in the implementation of our successful SUV philosophy.”