How India caught on the new-age board game culture of the west to create an ecosystem of cafes & communities back home

It is a weeknight. It is also game night for Akhila Phadnis. The 29-year-old board game devotee from north Bengaluru has just spent nearly one-and-a-half hours braving the city’s infamous traffic snarl to reach the eastern suburb of Kodihalli. But her enthusiasm remains unaffected, for Cheating Moth and Codenames await. Her indifference to put herself through a […]

Google Unveils Daydream VR ecosystem; pronounces Headset and Controller at I/O

HIGHLIGHTS Daydream won’t be as state-of-the-art as Rift from Oculus. Google will sell virtual–truth headset with wi-fi motion controller. Google didn’t announce the price for the VR headset. Google desires to play an even larger role in handling people‘s every day lives, while also nudging them into an trade fact, because the net agency responds […]

Xiaomi Announces ‘Mi Ecosystem’ Sub-Brand

At an event in China, Xiaomi on Tuesday announced a new sub-brand called Mi Ecosystem. The new brand is meant to cover products manufactured by Xiaomi’s ecosystem partners. As per Xiaomi, the Mi Ecosystem sub-brand will adhere to the “philosophy of making products that stand out as works of art in daily lives.” It adds […]