Can't put your phone down? You may be a nomophobe

 Are you a nomophobe? Researchers can tell!

Google unveils new search app for mobile
Google unveils new search app for mobile

Global search engine Google on Tuesday unveiled a new app that makes mobile users search for their daily needs.

Mobile phone, internet services snapped in Valley on Independence Day

Independence day functions were held across Kashmir amidst heightened security even as mobile phones and mobile internet services were snapped on Saturday as a precautionary measure, in wake of the recent spurt in militant activities in the Valley.

'Smart cap' can detect if milk is fresh
'Smart cap' can detect if milk is fresh

A new 3D printed "smart cap" can now help you know if the milk delivered to you is fresh or not, says a study.

Man arrested for filming women in washroom through mobile in Thane

Police have arrested a 27-year-old man for allegedly setting up his mobile phone in a women's toilet at a private company here.

Phone notifications kill concentration: Study
Phone notifications kill concentration: Study

Mobile phone notifications can ruin your focus even if you do not actually pick up the phone to respond to them, a study says.

Hamas reopens office of Gaza's only mobile phone provider

The Hamas-appointed attorney general in the Gaza Strip reopened the offices of the territory`s only mobile phone provider on Sunday, five days after he ordered them closed over alleged non-payment of taxes.

Teacher dies while charging mobile phone in Jaisalmer

A 35-year-old government primary teacher was electrocuted while charging his mobile phone in a temple near Raiko-ki-Dhani in Jaisalmer district, police said on Sunday.

Asian boy stabs teacher in UK

A 14-year-old Asian boy in the UK on Thursday stabbed his teacher at a school in northern England, apparently over a row over using mobile phone inside the classroom.

DNA: AAP's Jitender Singh Tomar sent to 4-day police custody

Delhi Law Minister Jitender Singh Tomar of the Aam Aadmi Party, arrested Tuesday morning by the Delhi Police for allegedly faking degrees, has been sent to four-day police custody by a Saket court. 

Mobile phone data can predict employment shocks

Mobile phone data can be used to quickly and accurately detect, track and predict changes in the economy at multiple levels, says a new research.

Global smartphone growth to further slow down: IDC
Global smartphone growth to further slow down: IDC

The global smartphone growth is expected to slow further, said a latest mobile phone forecast. It adds that smartphone shipments are expected to grow 11.3 percent in 2015, down from 27.6 percent in 2014.

New sensor detects spoilage of food

Scientists have developed a new sensor that detects ethanol emitted from the spoilage of foods into the head-space of a package.

Madonna reprimanded for texting during show

 Singer Madonna reportedly has a hard time keeping herself away from her phone even when she is in a theatre.

Centre calls for studies on cell phones' health hazards

In the backdrop of the recently concluded spectrum auctions, the science and technology ministry has commissioned research studies on health aspects of mobile phone radiations from 16 scientific institutions, the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) said on Sunday.

Smartphone bill alerts can leave you distressed
Smartphone bill alerts can leave you distressed

Bill alerts from mobile phone companies in your email or via SMS are meant to inform you when you are about to exceed their plan limit and make the things better. But just the opposite may be happening, find researchers.

Mobile on video recording mode found in apparel shop's trial room in Delhi

The store manager of an apparel showroom was arrested after a woman executive allegedly discovered a mobile phone on video recording mode placed inside its trial room.

Sunanda Pushkar murder case: Cell phone records sent to Delhi Police

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.

Now, Charge phone batteries with motion-powered fabric
Now, Charge phone batteries with motion-powered fabric

Scientists have recently created a double-layered fabric out of silver-coated woven textile that can charge the battery of a mobile phone.