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New method will change the way you charge your devices

The researchers demonstrated their method, called quasistatic cavity resonance (QSCR), inside a specially built 16-by-16-foot room at their lab. 

Feb 18, 2017, 12:47 PM IST
New ultrathin sticker can wirelessly charge your devices

New ultrathin sticker can wirelessly charge your devices

Energysquare is a two-part system that consists of a charging pad and a sticker that is place on the back of any device.

Jan 04, 2017, 14:10 PM IST
Entertainment is driving the 'Internet of Things'

Entertainment is driving the 'Internet of Things'

Consumers are responding to devices and systems that are intuitive.

Oct 22, 2015, 20:25 PM IST

Evaporating water to produce electricity

Can the energy of evaporating water be harnessed to propel self-sufficient devices or produce electricity? A new experiment raises hopes.

Jun 17, 2015, 16:09 PM IST

US FDA knew devices spread fatal ''superbug'' but does not order fix

US health regulators have known since at least 2009 that the medical devices at the center of the "superbug" outbreak at UCLA can transmit lethal infections but have not recommended any new safety requirements, a lapse that threatens patient safety, experts in hospital-acquired infections said.

Feb 20, 2015, 06:48 AM IST
Now, 'smart shoe' devices to power up wearables while you walk

Now, 'smart shoe' devices to power up wearables while you walk

A team of German researchers has built shoe-sized devices to harvest power from the act of walking that can be used to power wearable electronic sensors without the need for batteries.

Jan 16, 2015, 18:46 PM IST

Apple iOS bug makes most devices vulnerable to attack: Researchers

Cybersecurity researchers have warned that a bug in Apple Inc`s iOS operating system makes most iPhones and iPads vulnerable to cyberattacks by hackers seeking access to sensitive data and control of their devices.

Nov 11, 2014, 01:30 AM IST

No-power wi-fi uses radio waves for energy

Battery-free devices that use radio waves as a power source may soon connect to the Internet!

Aug 05, 2014, 16:15 PM IST

Now, gesture control your appliances with wearable ring

A new hi-tech ring reportedly allows wearer to control devices and give input by gesture of fingers.

Mar 02, 2014, 10:39 AM IST

`Too much` popularity could help tech products lose its sheen

Technology users must consider a product attractive, original and edgy before they label those products as cool, according to researchers.

Feb 12, 2014, 12:56 PM IST

N Korea jammed S Korea GPS devices: Report

North Korea used jamming equipment to
block S Korean military communication devices, a report said.

Mar 06, 2011, 13:18 PM IST

‘Liquid pistons’ could lead to new advances in camera lenses

Engineering researchers have developed liquid pistons, which could lead to new devices like micro displacement pumps and liquid switches.

Jan 16, 2011, 18:27 PM IST

‘Liquid pistons’ could lead to new advances in camera lenses

Engineering researchers have developed liquid pistons, which could lead to new devices like micro displacement pumps and liquid switches.

Jan 16, 2011, 18:27 PM IST

6 billion devices to go online by 2020

More than 16 billion devices like smartphones and internet-enabled home appliances will be hooked up to the web by the end of the next decade, a report here says.

Oct 31, 2010, 18:55 PM IST

Nanoscale discovery brings ‘lab on a chip’ devices closer to reality

University of Michigan biomedical engineering professor has discovered a new instance of such a nanoscale phenomenon that could lead to faster, less expensive portable diagnostic devices.

May 19, 2010, 14:33 PM IST

Nanoscale discovery brings ‘lab on a chip’ devices closer to reality

University of Michigan biomedical engineering professor has discovered a new instance of such a nanoscale phenomenon that could lead to faster, less expensive portable diagnostic devices.

May 19, 2010, 14:33 PM IST

BSF for new devices to check Kashmir infiltration

The Border Security Force (BSF) is procuring new equipment that can give out alerts about terrorists from Pakistan sneaking into Jammu and Kashmir, say sources in the paramilitary force.

May 18, 2010, 15:31 PM IST

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