Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella on Wednesday launched Skype Lite, a made-in-India avatar of its popular video calling app Skype, which comes loaded with features meant for low-end smartphones. The app, which has been developed at the ...
23 Feb 2017, 9.09 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
More than 58 percent of China's mobile phone users had subscribed to 4G by the end of 2016, Zhang Feng, spokesperson and chief engineer of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT), said yesterday.
18 Feb 2017, 2.50 pm | Source: PTI
It's only two feet tall, it dances, it does push-ups, recognises faces and also clicks selfies. Meet IBM's Watson powered, NAO, a robot that has been built to perform a whole host of functions across the hospitality, banking and a...
17 Feb 2017, 6.00 pm | Source: CNBC-TV18
Wednesday marked the first time in history that any space agency launched more than 100 satellites at a time. Out of the 104 satellites, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) launched with PSLV-C37, 101 were from other countri...
15 Feb 2017, 3.26 pm | Source: NEWS18.com
The Indian space agency has been in the limelight for the past few years for its economical project execution and 100 percent success rate in foreign satellite launches.
15 Feb 2017, 12.59 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
A new version of the iconic phone with an almost indestructible body and long battery life will reportedly be sold for around Rs 4,200 and will be promoted as a second phone for users yearning for simpler times.
15 Feb 2017, 8.54 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Imagine a situation where your car is being stolen in the dead of the night and your smartphone gives you an alert. Once you get the alert, what if you could turn off the engine of your car with a simple smartphone app. Sounds fut...
09 Feb 2017, 10.02 pm | Source: CNBC-TV18
Video creators can now live stream their videos on YouTube, as the streaming site rolled out a mobile live streaming feature today for channels with at least 10,000 followers.
09 Feb 2017, 3.26 pm | Source: PTI
OPPO, Huawei, and Vivo lead other smartphone brands in China in 2016, latest International Data Corporation (IDC) Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker report said.
07 Feb 2017, 3.00 pm | Source: PTI
Researchers from Hiroshima University and National Institute of Information and Communications Technology in Japan have announced the development of a terahertz (THz) transmitter capable of transmitting digital data at a rate exce...
06 Feb 2017, 2.20 pm | Source: PTI
"Apple had a record quarter shipping 78.3 million iPhones in all important holiday season, surpassing Samsung (78 million) in overall smartphone market share," it said.
01 Feb 2017, 11.38 am | Source: PTI
Total mobile phone shipments in 2016 stood at 262 million units, of which smartphones accounted for 113 million (43 percent), while the remaining 149 million were feature phones.
01 Feb 2017, 6.50 am | Source: PTI
On Monday, BHIM app was integrated with UID for making payments. Users can now send and receive money using their 12-digit Aadhaar number.
31 Jan 2017, 3.13 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
From announcing a BPO promotion scheme for the North East to conversion of three core Kisan Credit cards to Rupay cards, President Mukherjee highlighted key schemes to promote digital transactions and entrepreneurship in India.
31 Jan 2017, 1.09 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Whether an Apple or Android phone is used by an American, Syrian, Yemeni, Sudanese, Somalian, Iraqi, Egyptian or Iranian, technology like sunlight does not discriminate between races.
30 Jan 2017, 11.00 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The iPhone 6s sold 12 million units in 2016 or around 2 percent of all phones sold in China, behind the Oppo R9 – the flagship smartphone of the Chinese brand Oppo Electronics – which sold close to 17 million units, capturing ...
28 Jan 2017, 1.56 pm | Source: CNBC
It's a collage of photos and videos that users upload via the main Facebook app which then disappear after 24 hours. Snapchat's own feature, also called Stories, is built on the same concept.
27 Jan 2017, 9.55 am | Source: CNBC
Innovations in artificial intelligence and nanotechnology are on IBM Research's mind as it reveals its five technological predictions for life in 2022.
26 Jan 2017, 5.02 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
A strong component supply coupled with stronger marketing blitzkrieg helped Chinese brands Oppo, Vivo, Lenovo and Xiaomi together garner 46 percent share in comparison to market leader Samsung’s 24 percent.
25 Jan 2017, 11.59 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
According to IDC's report, the slowdown was seen across all city tiers, with a de-growth of 31.7 percent in tier I cities and 29.5 percent in tier II, III and IV cities in November over October.
24 Jan 2017, 2.18 pm | Source: PTI
India is a strategic market for Hyperloop One and the company is in talks with various state governments and engineering services and construction companies.
24 Jan 2017, 8.55 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The number of listed Chinese Internet enterprises reached 91, with an aggregate value of 5. 4 trillion yuan (USD 786.1 billion). Tencent and Alibaba accounted for 57 percent of the total value.
23 Jan 2017, 2.46 pm | Source: PTI
The company is banking on its success of RedMi Note 3 in Indian market in 2016
19 Jan 2017, 5.28 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Rechargeable lithium batteries have helped power the 'portable revolution' in mobile phones, laptops and tablet computers, and new generations of lithium batteries are being developed for electric vehicles and to store energy from...
19 Jan 2017, 5.20 pm | Source: PTI
"The Galaxy C9 Pro will give users the best multimedia experience with its 6' full HD SAMOLED display while providing a powerhouse performance thanks to its advanced processor, 6 GB RAM, huge battery power and storage," Walia said...
19 Jan 2017, 4.44 pm | Source: PTI
While India ruled the app downloads on Google Play Store, China ruled the iOS market. Mark Zuckerberg was the king of apps, with all four top apps in the world now owned by him.
19 Jan 2017, 11.54 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
"Samsung will now focus on large screen devices with display sizes of 5.5 inches and upwards. Samsung today has two devices with screen sizes of six inches," Samsung India, VP (Mobile Business) Manu Sharma told reporters today.
18 Jan 2017, 3.56 pm | Source: PTI
In the patent, Microsoft describes the device - that aims to accomplish what a number of other companies, such as LG and Samsung, are already looking at as smartphones with foldable screens that can open up into a more tablet-like...
17 Jan 2017, 3.58 pm | Source: PTI
Smartphones and tablets already account for more than 60 percent of smart connected consumer devices, up from around 17 percent in 2008, according to research firm IHS Markit. The smartphone install base was four billion in 2016, ...
17 Jan 2017, 2.19 pm | Source: CNBC