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, Japanese electronic giant Sony launches smart wearables in India

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, Japanese electronic giant Sony launches smart wearables in India

On Monday, Japanese electronice giant launched its latest range of smart wearbles-SmartWatch 3 and SmartBand Talk- in India. “SmartWatch 3 is the first smartwatch specifically designed for the latest Android Wear updates, while, SmartBand Talk allows users call handling and voice control functions from their wrists”, Sony India said in a statement. Priced at Rs […]

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How secure is Android? Disclose expert Anant Shrivastava

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How secure is Android? Disclose expert Anant Shrivastava

Anant Shrivastava, creator of Android Tamer, a Linux environment specially designed for Android Testing, speaks to Krishna Bahirwani and shares his thoughts about how safe Android is after the WebView vulnerability How does Android security differ from iOS security? Android was conceptualised with open development model and hence Initial focus was more on keeping it […]

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Google to enter mobile-payment services, negotiating deal with Softcard

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Google to enter mobile-payment services, negotiating deal with Softcard

Google is in talks to buy mobile-payments company Softcard, TechCrunch reported on Friday. The deal could help pair Google with the largest US wireless carriers to battle Apple Inc and its new Apple Pay service, TechCrunch said. Google to enter mobile-payment services, negotiating deal with Softcard The deal may be valued below $100 million, the […]

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STUDY: Facebook Inc. (FB) Continues To Be The Most Popular Site But Youngsters Prefer Instagram, Says Pew Research

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STUDY: Facebook Inc. (FB) Continues To Be The Most Popular Site But Youngsters Prefer Instagram, Says Pew Research

New Delhi, Ambika Choudhary Mahajan (dazeinfo): Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) continues to be the most popular social networking site with online American adults, in spite of its growth having stagnated over the last year. 71 percent of the adult internet users in the US use this platform actively to stay connected to friends, family, neighbours, ex-classmates […]

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German team develops `smart shoe` devices to power up wearables while you walk

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German team develops `smart shoe` devices to power up wearables while you walk

A team of German researchers has built two devices that will fit into your shoe, to harvest power when you walk, that can then be used to charge your smartphone. Two separate devices have been developed, a “shock harvester” that generates power when the heel strikes the ground and a “swing harvester” that produces power […]

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Saffron brigade RSS wants Modi government to ban Flipkart, Amazon and eBay in India?

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Saffron brigade RSS wants Modi government to ban Flipkart, Amazon and eBay in India?

New Delhi: The RSS reportedly wants Indian e-retailers such as Flipkart to be banned in addition to Amazon and eBay. Claiming that foreign e-commerce firms such as Amazon and eBay are ‘killing domestic players in the Indian market’, the economic wing of the RSS has asked the government to ban them. However, that is not […]

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Microsoft announces cheapest Windows Phone

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Microsoft announces cheapest Windows Phone

Microsoft has announced new Lumia 435 and Lumia 532 with lowered prices to increase sales of Windows Phone by reaching a wider group of potential buyers. According to The Verge, the Lumia 435 and Lumia 532, both measuring 4 inches in size will cost less than 100 dollars before the usual taxes and subsidies. Priced […]

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Google partners with auto suppliers on self-driving car

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Google partners with auto suppliers on self-driving car

Internet search company Google Inc has begun discussions with most of the world’s top automakers and has assembled a team of traditional and nontraditional suppliers to speed efforts to bring self-driving cars to market by 2020, a Google executive said on Wednesday. “We’d be remiss not to talk to the biggest auto manufacturers. They’ve got […]

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Facebook puts warning labels on graphic videos

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Facebook puts warning labels on graphic videos

NEW YORK CITY: Facebook is putting warning labels on graphic videos that members upload and share with friends, the leading social network has said. The California-based Internet giant will also prevent potentially shocking or upsetting video clips from popping into News Feeds of members whose profiles say they are younger than 18 years old. Facebook […]

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India to have 213 million mobile users by June 2015

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India to have 213 million mobile users by June 2015

Driven by strong adoption of cheaper smartphones and affordable data plans, the number of mobile Internet users in India is expected to reach 213 million by June this year, says a report. According to the ‘Mobile Internet in India 2014’ by industry body Internet & Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and IMRB International, the number […]

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