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
January 14, 2011
It is one of the most watched events for consumer electronics, and the CES 2011 in Las Vegas received a big response this year. There were distinct trends at the show. 3D for home and tablet computers stood out. »
December 8, 2010
Inspired by the science fiction movie “I, Robot,” two high school students, one of them an Indian American, have developed a speech recognition technology that has won them a $100,000...
November 24, 2010
It may not much longer to make fuel cells practical and affordable. Fuel cells operate by converting chemical energy (from hydrogen or a hydrocarbon fuel such as methane) into an electric cu...
November 2, 2010
Fate of the World, a new strategy game, could reach new audiences. »
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...
January 19, 2011
In its 14th year now, IIT-Bombay's celebration of science and technology is growing bigger by the year. Some pulsating enthusiasm and touches on the technological innovations that were showcased.
December 9, 2010
Apple will start shipping a new version of its iPad tablet computer by the end of February as it seeks to ward off growing competition from rival devices powered by Google and Microsoft oper...
December 7, 2010
The real story behind the Radia tapes that personally affects you is not the one on corruption or media ethics, but the larger debate between privacy rights and national security. Ajai Sreevatsan explains the various means that are usually deployed by the State to spy on its citizens.
November 17, 2010
Even before it launches its PlayBook early next year, BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) formally joined the high-stakes battle with Apple for the new tablet market.In an online vide...
October 21, 2010
Apple unveiled a new line of Macs on Wednesday, upgrading the notebooks and laptops with features inspired by its popular mobile devices, the iPhone and iPad. “We asked ourselves: What...