Xiaomi laptop coming soon; likely launch in early 2016

After the huge success of its smartphones giving a tough fight to Apple and Samsung in the market, Chinese handset maker Xiaomi could soon be coming with a laptop which could hit the market as soon as early 2016.

Mouth guard that reads vital health markers via saliva

Engineers have developed a mouth guard that can monitor health markers such as uric acid, lactic acid and cortisol (stress hormone) levels in saliva and transmit the information wirelessly to a smartphone, laptop or tablet.

Delhi Police gets forensic report of Sunanda Pushkar's cell phones, retrieves deleted texts
Delhi Police gets forensic report of Sunanda Pushkar's cell phones, retrieves deleted texts

Gandhinagar-based Directorate of Forensic Science (DFS) experts on Monday submitted a detailed report of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's deceased wife Sunanda Pushkar's cellphone records to the Delhi Police.

Kanye West's rep denies his laptop was stolen in Paris
Kanye West's rep denies his laptop was stolen in Paris

Rapper Kanye West's laptop was not stolen in Paris, despite multiple reports, says his representative.

Lenovo's Superfish bug exposing laptop users to attack

Researchers have found that Lenovo's Superfish bug can easily give way to attackers looking to breach the systems using the security flaws opened up by the software.

Tamil Nadu govt to distribute 11 lakh laptops in 2014-15, 2015-16

As part of fulfilling one of its ambitious electoral promises, the ruling AIADMK on Wednesday said it would distribute over 11 lakh laptops to students free of cost under a scheme for the period 2014-15 and 2015-16 costing Rs 1,100 crore.

Sunanda Pushkar's laptop, cellphones sent for forensic analysis

 Delhi Police has handed over the laptop and mobile phones of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's deceased wife Sunanda Pushkar to Gandhinagar-based Directorate of Forensic Science (DFS), to retrieve crucial data which could help the ongoing probe into her death.

Phones vulnerable to hacking even when Internet is off

Hackers may be able to sneak into your laptop or smartphone just by analysing the low-power electronic signals your device emits even when it is not connected to the Internet, researchers say.

'Chhotoder Chhobi' actor Dulal Sarkar grabs eyeballs at IFFI

 Bengali film 'Chhotoder Chhobi' star Dulal Sarkar was the cynosure of all eyes at the ongoing International Film festival of India (IFFI) as he shot to fame overnight after the screening of the film here.

Oscar Pstorius's family issues statement to forstall electronic communications devices probe
Oscar Pstorius's family issues statement to forstall electronic communications devices probe

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius's family and their legal team issued a press statement on Wednesday in attempt to forestall a pending news report, apparently related to electronic communications devices.

Opposition criticises UP govt for scrapping popular schemes

Opposition parties today criticised the Uttar Pradesh government for discontinuing laptop distribution and unemployment allowance schemes in the state budget, tabled in the Assembly today.

UP CM tables tax-free budget; no money for free laptop scheme

After the drubbing in the recent general elections, Akhilesh Yadav proposed no new taxes in the budget for this year, but made no allocation for his pet schemes such as free laptops for students and allowances for the unemployed.

Glitter nail polish new weapon to protect data

Security experts have discovered a new secret weapon to ensure your laptop and other devices are not tampered with - glitter nail polish.

Now, `pedal-charge` your laptop while working

A US design firm claims to have developed a revolutionary new desk with a built-in cycle, pedalling of which generates electrical power to charge devices such as laptops.

SP`s laptop scheme making Rahul uneasy, claims Azam

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi was feeling uneasy in Uttar Pradesh due to the popularity of laptop scheme launched by the ruling Samajwadi Party government, state minister Azam Khan said on Wednesday.

Goa Legislative Assembly to go paperless

The forthcoming Goa Legislative Assembly session will begin on a green note this time when the six-day-long proceedings will run through trials of being nearly paperless.

Investigators looking into Bhatkal`s laptop, phone for details

Investigators questioning Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal have found a laptop and mobile phone from his possession which are expected to throw up vital clues in unraveling a number of terror modules.

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav distributes laptops in Lucknow University

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav distributed free laptops at Lucknow University.

Goa to distribute 15,000 laptops among students

Goa government will distribute 15,000 free laptops amongst students in the state by the end of July, sources said on Saturday.

Odisha govt to give free laptops to youths

The Odisha government launched State Youth Policy with provisions of free laptops for students belonging to tribal, dalit and BPL categories.