J&K CM directs police to provide security to cell operators

In the wake of a spate of attacks on telecom facilities in Kashmir, Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today directed police to provide security to mobile towers besides those managing them and thwart any attempt to disrupt cellular services in the Valley.

Centre asks JK govt to ensure security of telecom towers

 Concerned over a series of attacks on telecom towers in the state, the Centre today asked Jammu and Kashmir government to ensure security of communication infrastructure and come out with an action plan to deal with militants' threat.

Dolphins raise voices to communicate in noisy waters
Dolphins raise voices to communicate in noisy waters

When their water environment becomes noisy, dolphins put in extra effort, raising their voices in order to communicate.

Scientists one step closer to developing ultra-high-speed quantum computers
Scientists one step closer to developing ultra-high-speed quantum computers

 Researchers were recently able to integrate core circuits of quantum teleportation on a single photonic chip, which will help in developing ultra-high-speed quantum computers and strengthening the security of communication.

Individuals who say right things at right time become leaders

A new study has recently revealed that great leaders sync their brain activity with the followers during communication process.

Irregularities in Earth's atmosphere can distort GPS signals
Irregularities in Earth's atmosphere can distort GPS signals

Scientists are studying the irregularities in Earth's upper atmosphere, that can distort GPS signals, to help overcome their effects on communications.

Dr Subhash Chandra Show: Importance of communication and social networking

Dr Subhash Chandra, Chairman of Essel Group, addressed a group of 600 students at Manipal University in Jaipur.

During the interactive session, students quizzed Dr Chandra about the importance of Social Media Networking and if that supersedes the importance of personal communication.

Toddlers can learn to communicate from videos

Children as young as two years old can learn certain communication skills from a video, such as how to use signs in sign language, scientists have found.

World's oldest butchering tools aided human language evolution over 2 million yrs ago

A new study has revealed that world's oldest butchering tools gave evolutionary edge to human communication over 2 million years ago.

New method for fast Bluetooth data sharing
New method for fast Bluetooth data sharing

 Spanish researchers have devised a new method that ensures that information is shared quickly and effectively using Bluetooth technology.

India's internet users to cross 300 million
India's internet users to cross 300 million

 The number of internet users in India would reach 302 million by December 2014, registering a year-on-year growth of 32 percent over last year, a study said here Wednesday.

Families that play Facebook games together, stay together
Families that play Facebook games together, stay together

 A new research has suggested that Facebook games may actually do some good by breaking down both communication and age barriers within the family.

New lab at MIT to analyse Twitter messages
New lab at MIT to analyse Twitter messages

Twitter will provide the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) with $10 million over the next five years to analyse every tweet that has gone out since the network was launched in 2006.

Human brains can communicate directly with each other
Human brains can communicate directly with each other

 A new has revealed that an international team of neuroscientists and robotics engineers have demonstrated the viability of direct brain-to-brain communication in humans.

Monitor your toddler's speech with this App
Monitor your toddler's speech with this App

A new App can help parents monitor the speech, language and communication development of their toddlers.

Britain moves to keep email, phone data for security

Britain said on Thursday it would rush through emergency legislation to force telecoms companies to retain customers` data for a year, saying the move was vital to protect national security following a decision by Europe`s top court.

Congress declares media team for UP

Former UP minister Satyadev Tripathi was named the head of the media department of state Congress.

New breakthrough could help improve telecommunication technology

Researchers have performed a study that can induce certain improvements to reduce the payload mass as well as to ensure the signal stability in communication and GPS-navigation satellites.

RCI director gets Homi J. Bhabha award

G. Satheesh Reddy, director of the Research Centre Imarat (RCI), the avionics hub of DRDO`s missile complex, has been named for the Indian Science Congress Association Homi J. Bhabha Memorial Award for 2013-14.

Individuals tend to communicate more with similar people

A recent study on temporal motifs has revealed that social interactions are more common between individuals with similar traits, as well as multiple common acquaintances.