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Aug
15
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 7:53 PM
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The NSA and governments that want know everything about you might just love this latest invention by the researchers at Stanford University and defense research firm Rafael. The researchers have been able to turn the tiny gyroscope in your android phone into an always on, crude microphone. Why is it a big deal? Well, normally, the smartphone apps need to ask your permission to use your microphone; but they don't need any special permissions to use your phone's gyroscope. This means hackers can...
Aug
14
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by Ankita Katdare at 9:31 PM
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Reliance Digital has launched a new smartphone in its Reconnect series called Reliance Reconnect RPSPE4701, powered by a 1.3 GHz Quad Core processor, that runs a slightly old Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean operating system. This is the third phone in the reconnect series and Reliance India has priced at a price of Rs. 12,999. Featuring a 4.7 inch capacitive touch screen with 1280x720 pixel resolution, the Reliance Reconnect RPSPE4701 phone comes with 1 GB RAM, 8 GB internal storage which is...
Aug
14
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by Chaitanya Kukde at 5:01 PM
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A group of scientists at the Queen Mary University in London has joined hands with Nokia to develop a technology that may enable the cacophony of the traffic noise to charge your mobile phone. Yes, the sound powered charger may be the next cool thing in the tech market where loads of companies are working to find ways of charging devices 'without the wire'. The UK team has made a device about the size of a Nokia Lumia 925 which is coated with 'nanogenerators' which work their magic when exposed...
Aug
14
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by Ankita Katdare at 3:03 PM
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Sony India has today expanded its range of audio devices in India by launching two new headphones and earphones. Sony's headphones have been quite the popular choice for the young Indian market and with the two new headphones are for the bass-lovers among the music enthusiasts. The Sony MDR-X450 headphone is priced at Rs. 1490, whereas the Sony MDR-X250 headphone is priced at Rs. 2190. The cheapest among the lot is the MDR-AS200 earphone, which is designed for those who love to listen music...
Aug
13
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by Sharvari Panchbhai at 4:03 PM
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Researchers across the globe are working to find alternative and efficient ways to tackle the issue of pollution. The major air pollutant carbon dioxide (CO2) is the primary cause of global warming. With an intension to impact the presence of CO2 in air and improve the quality of air, a team of scientists has developed a new sponge-like material that can mop up the greenhouse gas. This brown, sand-like powdery polymer is prepared by linking together many small carbon-based molecules into a...
Aug
12
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by Satya Swaroop Dash at 7:41 PM
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Researchers from the Keio University and the University of Tokyo in Japan have jointly developed the world’s fastest camera that is able to capture consecutive shots with a frame interval of 4.4 trillion frames per second. It is thousand times faster than conventional high speed cameras which can capture an image every one-billionth of a second. Apart from the mind boggling frame-rate, the Sequentially Timed All-optical Mapping Photography (STAMP) camera has a high pixel resolution of 450 × 450...
Aug
12
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by Ankita Katdare at 9:05 AM
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OPPO India has today launched its flagship successor smartphone - the OPPO N1 Mini in India at a price of Rs. 26,990/-. After its official entry into the Indian market in early 2014, the Oppo brand has been growing with leaps and bounds. In fact, if we include the OPPO N1 Mini, the company now has a portfolio of 9 android devices in the country. We have covered some of the best smartphones from OPPO...
Aug
10
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by Ankita Katdare at 10:25 AM
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China's Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre located in the Gobi desert about 1,600 km from Beijing, successfully launched the remote sensing satellite named Yaogan XX along with a Long March 4C carrier rocket at 1:45 p.m. local time. With an aim to conduct land surveys, aid prevention of natural disasters and help monitoring of crop yields, the Yaogan XX satellite is expected to facilitate the scientific experiments that the country's researchers are carrying out in the near future. This is the...
Aug
09
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by Ankita Katdare at 5:33 PM
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ASUS India has come up with its 2014 version of the Asus Fonepad 7 tablet in India with a price tag of Rs. 8,990. The new Fonepad 7 goes with the model number FE170CG and has started selling exclusively on Flipkart, the online retailer. Running on the latest Android OS 4.3, the 7-inch LED tablet sports a 1024 x 600 pixel WSVGA resolution screen and a 1.2 GHz Intel Atom multi-core processor with the company's patented hyper-threading technology. Packed inside the tab is 1GB RAM and 4GB/8GB...
Aug
09
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by Sharvari Panchbhai at 2:12 PM
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Mexican scientists at the Centre for Research and Advanced Studies (CINVESTAV) are trying to build a prosthetic arm that can move when the human brain thinks about its motion. The team hopes that this design will recognize and try to associate with the memory of the arm’s movement stored in the amputee’s brain. It will translate these memory patterns into a set of instructions for the prosthetic arm. These instructions will act as a guideline for the prosthesis’ physical movements....