October 12, 2011
Aakash was launched in the spirit of friendship »
September 26, 2011
Samsung Electronics, world's second-largest manufacturer of mobile phones, launched its first smartphones based on fourth-generation (4G) communication technology in a bid to meet growing demand f...
August 23, 2011
Microsoft’s new multi-touch mouse is now available in shops and features a touch strip that, according to the company, makes navigating Windows 7 a breeze. The wireless laser mouse, which c...
June 12, 2011
The law of life cycles is one of big forces behind hyper-consumption, write Rachel Botsman and Roo Rogers in ‘What’s Mine Is Yours: How collaborative consumption is changing the...
May 11, 2011
After the Internet, Google is now set to foray into the domain of household appliances - it will produce bulbs, thermostats and dishwashers, and integrate them with wireless technology, the...
April 26, 2011
Sony is planning a tablet computer with a touch panel similar to Apple’s iPad for later this year that the Japanese manufacturer promises will make the best of its gadgetry and entertainm...
April 1, 2011
The government on Tuesday approved a one time grant-in aid of Rs. 378 crore as budgetary support for implementation of GPS-aided Geo Augmented Navigation system (GAGAN).The GAGAN system, es...
March 16, 2011
Today’s smartphones have a multiplicity of applications and functions running in the background, many of them unnoticed by the user.That is, until they drain the phone’s battery...
February 15, 2011
Smartphone maker HTC Corp. is showing off a tablet computer that can be used either with a finger or with a battery-powered “pen” for drawing and note-taking. The Taiwanese comp...
February 1, 2011
A blind man in the U.S. is said to have created history by driving a car around a race track in a test, which could one day lead to all visually impaired people taking to the roads, a media...
October 8, 2011
Jobs' true genius lay in integrating great ideas in ways not envisioned before »
August 30, 2011
Plastic-based flexible electronics, produced in large volume using roll-to-roll processing, inkjet printing or spray deposition, represent the “electronics everywhere” trend of the future, a U.S....
August 23, 2011
A new mouse by LG not only carries out the usual tasks of a computer mouse but also doubles as a scanner. The appropriately named “mouse scanner” is simple to use and allows documents and photos...
May 11, 2011
This discovery will make it possible to improve photoelectrochemical cells. In the same way that plants use photosynthesis to transform sunlight into energy, these cells use sunlight to driv...
April 27, 2011
Apple on Wednesday addressed allegations that iPhones store a record of their users’ movements for up to a year. The company said the idea is based on a misunderstanding, but it also p...
April 2, 2011
The digital signal processing is the future of communication technology and its applications cover a wide spectrum of techniques, Chief Controller, R&D, Defence Research Development Organisat...
March 26, 2011
Vikas Reddy, 26, and Jeffrey Powers, 27, are founders of the Boulder, Colorado-based Occipital, whose creation, RedLaser, is among the top of the list of iPhone ‘must haves.'RedLaser...
March 4, 2011
Apple, Google, Research In Motion (RIM) are neck-and-neck in the cut-throat smartphone market in the U.S., according to a Nielsen survey.While Apple and Google have their own individual ope...
February 14, 2011
Sony Ericsson unveiled in Barcelona its hotly-awaited PlayStation phone, the Xperia Play, which is the company’s riposte to a raft of sophisticated game-playing smartphones offered by rivals...
January 26, 2011
Millions of apps are either freeloaded or bought for smartphones in every corner of the globe. But we need more of these to make life simpler, besides upgrading the existing ones. Geeta Padmanabhan draws up a wish-list