Karbonn Titanium S9 has been launched in India with a price tag of Rs. 19,990. The Titanium S9 makes an interesting launch from Karbonn mobiles and the timing of the launch makes us wonder whether Karbonn is looking to take on the rival Micromax head-on. The technical specifications of the phone...
Say hello to 'Water Chip' that takes an entirely different approach to desalination. The chip has been developed by chemists at the University Of Texas at Austin and University of Marburg in Germany as a new methord for the desalination of seawater. It uses lesser energy and is 'dramatically...
Engineers at MIT have succeeded in developing an all-optical transistor that uses light instead of electricity to perform computing. Think of it as a switch that can be turned on by a single photon (which is the basic element of light). Researchers say that this could lead to an entirely new...
LG Electronics has launched in the Indian market a new smartphone called the LG Optimus G Pro - the Android 4.1.2 aka Jelly Bean OS running phablet with a 5.5-inch capacitive display that has a true Full HD IPS Plus LCD touchscreen with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels and a pixel density of...
India's leading Direct To Home (DTH) service provider, Tata Sky has partnereed with Broadom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM) to offer MPEG-4 capable set top boxes all over India. The move will allow Tata Sky to optimise the bandwidth and offer larger number of channel options to all its subscribers....
Woof woof, and that's it! Your dog is the new Alibaba as far as unlocking doors are concerned, the magical spell being just its usual bark. New pet owner and Raspberry-Pi enthusiast David Hunt wanted to let his dog attend its early morning piss-call without having to depend on anyone, and he...
Nissan has launched it's two new variants to the Nissan Micra car with a facelifted 2013 version and the Nissan Micra Active XE. After having sold more than 43,000 units for the last three years, now Nissan India President Kenichiro Yomura is aiming at a figure of selling 2,500 units of the...
Nokia has launched Nokia 207, Nokia 208 and Nokia 208 Dual SIM phones today aimed at providing 3G connectivity to budget users. Nokia have continued with the ‘candy bar’ styling and provided the removable shell feature so that users can style their phone with any colour they want. To add to the...
Tomás Palacios, associate professor of electrical engineering & computer science at MIT is fascinated by two materials - Gallium Nitride & Graphene. He calls them 'Extreme Materials' and has setup a team of 25 graduate students, postdocs and research scientists into two groups, one focusing on...
PayZippy - an online payment gateway service from Flipkart Payment Gateway Services (FPGS) Pvt. Ltd. has been launched exclusively for Indian merchants. The service will allow merchants to accept card payments and it's been under use by Flipkart for quite some time now. The product is currently...