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About sherly

I am Sherly, living in the city of Alappuzha, which known as the 'Venice of the East'.

Amazon launches Amazon Echo, a crazy speaker that talks to you

Well this one came out of nowhere: Amazon is building a speaker that’s controlled with your voice. It’s called Echo, and Amazon tells The Verge it will be “shipping in the coming weeks.” Available on an invite-only basis to start,

Swype Keyboard selected as Apple’s latest free App of the Week

Normally priced at $0.99, Swype is one of the new third-party keyboard apps that was released alongside iOS 8, Apple’s newest operating system that enabled systemwide third-party keyboards for the first time. Swype, from Nuance Communications, is a gesture-based keyboard

6 Kinds of killer use Facebook to commit crimes

Researchers have identified six different types of killers who turn to Facebook to lure their victims. The researchers analyzed cases of homicide in which the social networking site had been reported by the media as a significant factor. A reactor

Tips to Keep Your Smartphone Secure

Smartphone practically carry our lives from our personal information to the things we do every single day, every moment. As the world is getting more sophisticated technologically, there are threats of hacking. These phones are not protected from people software

Wristband gives shocks People into Quitting Bad Habits

A wristband that can shock people into giving up bad habits has been developed by an American firm.The ‘Pavlok’ wristband lets the user simply picks a bad habit he or she wishes to tackle and chooses the punishment it will

Samsung Galaxy Grand 3 specifications leaked online

Samsung is expected to launch a new variant of a Galaxy Grand series, that’s Samsung Galaxy Grand 3 . This device has the SM-G7200 series. It has been known to leak due to appear in GFXBench. At Previous, of course

Dell Venue 8 16GB Android Tablet for $150

8-inch tablets occupy a handy niche in the tablet world, offering up more real estate than their diminutive 7-inch cousins, but still falling squarely into the portable category. Today Dell is offering a sweet deal on its recently updated Venue

Google releases new Bookmark Extension Now Live on Chrome Web Store

Google has released a new extension for its Chrome browser called Google Bookmark Manager that would provide a way to keep a record of important websites and pages people want to revisit. Once you’ve signed into Chrome and enabled sync,

Wipro to Expand Operations, Hire 150 more staff in Romania

Wipro, India’s third largest software services firm, on Tuesday said it will expand operations in Romania with the addition of about 150 employees by end of next calendar year. Wipro said in a statement that it plans to increase its

Lenovo No. 3 largest smartphone maker in India after Motorola acquisition

China’s Lenovo has completed its $2.9-billion acquisition of Motorola Mobility, making the Lenovo-Motorola combine the third largest smartphone entity in India. Lenovo said it completed the $2.9 billion purchase on Thursday, adding to a flurry of acquisitions and initiatives aimed