Kerala: Youths fail to save woman's life, but take pictures on mobiles

In a shocking incident highlighting apathy to human life, two youths, who saw a woman fainting on the rail track on seeing an approaching train, failed to rush to her help, but instead took out their mobiles to capture the ghastly scene of the train ramming her.

Mobile phones recovered from inmates of Nagpur Central Jail

Prison authorities at the Nagpur Central Jail recovered 26 mobile phones from the inmates during a search operation.

Young women use cellphone more while driving
Young women use cellphone more while driving

 Female drivers are 1.63 times more likely to use a cell phone while driving than male motorists, finds a new study.

How smartphones are ruining sex lives
How smartphones are ruining sex lives

Have you been feeling dissatisfied with your sex life of late? Your smartphone may be to blame, suggests a study.

Conversations invaded by 'conversationalist' mobiles: Amitabh Bachchan
Conversations invaded by 'conversationalist' mobiles: Amitabh Bachchan

 Megastar Amitabh Bachchan finds it challenging for elders to match the speed with which the youngsters express themselves, as well as wonders how mobile phones nowadays have replaced conversations.

Smartphone shoppers rise significantly in India

Online purchases made through mobile phones in India have grown by more than 100 percent over the past two years, indicating a steep upward trend in e-commerce propelled by expediency, reveals the MasterCard Online Shopping Survey 2014 released here on Wednesday.

'1.7 bn women in emerging economies do not own mobile phones'

Over 1.7 billion females in low-and middle-income countries do not own mobile phones and women on average are 14 percent less likely to own a mobile phone than men -- creating a gender gap of 200 million fewer women than men owning mobile phones, a report said here on Tuesday.

IS cuts off women's hands, beat up men for using mobile phones in Mosul

Islamic State (IS) militants have reportedly cut off the hands of three women in the Iraqi city of Mosul for unknown charges and beat up five men publicly for using mobile phones.

Selfie obsession is not just narcissism

London, Feb 15 (IANS) Is one's love for selfies just an exercise in self-obsession? Perhaps not.

New research suggests that clicking selfie's could actually be an empowering activity, helping young people to develop their identity, and boost confidence and self-esteem.

Smartphone to soon charge its battery from your skin
Smartphone to soon charge its battery from your skin

Researchers at the National University of Singapore are working on a 'skin-based electricity generator' that would derive energy simply from your muscle movement.

More than half a billion people use mobile phones to access Facebook
More than half a billion people use mobile phones to access Facebook

More than half a billion people reportedly access Facebook from their mobile devices.

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Our mobile phones are teeming with bacteria!
Our mobile phones are teeming with bacteria!

A new study has recently provided a deeper insight into how filthy mobile phones are that people use in their daily life.

Our mobile phones are teeming with bacteria!

A new study has recently provided a deeper insight into how filthy mobile phones are that people use in their daily life.

Ashton Kutcher compares newborn babies to phones
Ashton Kutcher compares newborn babies to phones

Ashton Kutcher feels having a newborn baby is like when you get a new mobile phone.

Hindu Mahasabha wants dress code in schools, colleges

The right-wing Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha Monday demanded that a dress code be introduced in schools and colleges and mobile phones be banned on their premises "to check increasing obscenity".

67 percent people across globe prefer watching videos on mobiles: Survey
67 percent people across globe prefer watching videos on mobiles: Survey

A new survey has revealed that 67 percent people across the globe prefer mobile as their primary platform for watching movies, music videos, and TV shows.

663 committed suicide in nine years in Mizoram

At least 663 people have committed suicide over the past nine years in Mizoram, with depression identified as the main cause, a report said Wednesday.

US spies on mobile phones from the sky: Report

 US justice officials are scooping up mobile phone data from unwitting Americans as part of a sophisticated airborne surveillance program designed to catch criminals, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday.

China proposes tougher rules on text message spam

 China has proposed stricter regulations on sending spam to mobile phones, including fines of up to 30,000 yuan ($4,907) for violations, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology said.