Xiaomi has launched an affordable wearable in the form of Mi Band 4C in Malaysia. The new fitness tracker from Xiaomi comes with a heart rate monitor and flaunts a colour display. The company has launched the Mi Band 4C in Malaysia as of now and there is no official word as to whether Xiaomi will launch it in India or not. The Mi Smart Band 4C is priced at 99 MYR in Malaysia which translates to around Rs 1,750 in India. The device comes with a 1.08-inch TFT colour display and is powered by a 130mAh battery which the company claims to provide up to 14 days of battery life. This fitness tracker is quite basic and provides heart rate monitoring, step counting and other regular exercise tracking. The device can be taken for a swim as it is water resistant up to 5ATM. Tis fitness tracker also provides notifications to incoming calls and messages. In India, Xiaomi is selling the Mi Band 4 at 2,299. It offers a 0.95-inch colour AMOLED display with customisable watch faces. With a claimed … [Read more...] about Xiaomi Mi Smart Band 4C with heart rate monitor launched in Malaysia
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Before the pandemic, Robbins and her team worked to install water tanks and plumbing in homes a lot like her grandparents’. That includes a 1,200-gallon tank buried deep enough underground to keep the water from freezing, and pipes to bring hot and cold water into the home. Since many homes without water are also off-the-grid, they also provide solar panels that can power a water pump, lights, and other devices. The project’s staff fills up the tanks monthly with water from nearby wells, saving families the trip. They’ve brought running water to 300 homes on the Navajo Nation this way since 2016. … [Read more...] about The Navajo Nation faced water shortages for generations — and then the pandemic hit
Keeping your home clean is a lot of work — especially if you're in need of good help. The Roborock S5 robotic vacuum cleaner and mop was designed to give you the extra help you need and make it easy to ensure your floors are always clean when you come home from work for the day. … [Read more...] about Let the Roborock S5 Smart Vacuum and Mop tidy up at its lowest price ever
From the Editor’s Desk At this point, Google should just launch the Pixel 4a with the Pixel 5 With delay after delay pushing back the Pixel 4a's launch into July and possibly August, it would make a lot of sense for Google to simply call it the Pixel 5a and launch it alongside the Pixel 5 in October. … [Read more...] about Amazon Echo Dot with Clock is 50% off in this amazing smart speaker deal
To take a phone built using only the Android Open Source Project (the free and open-source version of Android) and turn it into a phone that can use all of Google's services and apps requires you to put files into folders inside the running system. You can't do that unless you have the permissions level of the system itself, and you can't replace or overwrite files that are in use. People using custom ROMs or devices with an unlocked bootloader can flash these files manually through a custom bootloader or boot script, but that doesn't help most people. … [Read more...] about What are Google Mobile Services (GMS) and why does my phone need them?