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The highlight of Google’s Daydream VR headset is the controller

Posted on November 11, 2016  in New Gadget

Google’s Daydream View is a sit-down experience in which you use the controller to move yourself around. (Source: Reuters)
By Anick Jesdanun/Associated Press
The best thing about Google’s new virtual-reality headset isn’t the headset at all. In fact, Daydream View would pale compared with Samsung’s Gear VR headset were it not for Daydream’s controller, a handheld device that responds to gestures and other motion.  With Gear VR, I have to move my head to point a cursor at something, then reach for a button on the headset. With Daydream, I can just aim and click the controller in my hand. Sensors in the device tell the headset what I’m trying to do, whether it’s swinging a tennis racket or casting a fishing rod. The headset’s display responds accordingly.

The headset and controller are sold together for $79, starting Thursday. No…

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Xiaomi Mi Sports Bluetooth headset launched: Here are the features

Posted on November 7, 2016  in New Gadget

Xiaomi Mi Sports Bluetooth Headset has been launched in China.
Xiaomi Mi Sports Bluetooth Headset has been launched in China. The wireless in-ear Bluetooth headset is aimed at sports enthusiasts. It has an in-ear design and weighs 17.8 grams. The device will sell in China at 149 yuan (Rs 1,500 approx) starting November 11. Xiaomi Mi Sports Bluetooth earphone bears an IPx4 rating which makes it splash as well as sweat proof.
It comes with five silicone earcups in different sizes that can be changed in different scenarios. For example, motion ear cup is suited for outdoors as it has a semi-enclosed design that cuts noise. The music ear cup has a closed design that lets users enjoy music details.

Xiaomi Mi Sports Bluetooth Headset is backed by 110 mAh battery, whih can to provide up to 7 hours of music. It offers a standby time of up to 11 d…

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