Bihar Assembly Speaker warns members against use of mobile inside House

 Bihar Legislative Assembly Speaker Uday Narayan Choudhary today took strong exception to members using mobile phones inside the House during Assembly proceedings and strongly warned against it.

Mobile and interactive media's good, bad and unknown impact on kids revealed

 A new study has shed some light on mobile and interactive media's good, bad and unknown impact on kids.

Man penalised for speaking on mobile inside court room

A 32-year-old man has been penalised for talking on his mobile phone inside a court room in Kendrapara.

Mobile, Internet services not disrupted in Kashmir on R-Day

 For the first time in a decade, mobile phone and mobile Internet services were not disrupted in Kashmir Valley as part of the security drill for Republic Day celebrations.

Teens' love for technology responsible for addiction as adults
Teens' love for technology responsible for addiction as adults

Teenagers' love for technology is the reason behind addition to it later in their lives.

BJP MLA caught zooming in on Priyanka Gandhi’s pic in Karnataka Assembly
BJP MLA caught zooming in on Priyanka Gandhi’s pic in Karnataka Assembly

In an embarrassment to the Bharatiya Janata Party, which sits in Opposition in Karnataka, a party MLA on Wednesday courted controversy as he purportedly watched the zoomed in photo of Priyanka Gandhi on his mobile phone inside the Legislative Assembly.

Steve Jobs' biopic seeks producer
Steve Jobs' biopic seeks producer

Late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs' biopic has reportedly been put on hold after Sony Pictures declined to produce the project.

Karnataka MLAs` panel slammed for blaming mobiles for rise in rape cases

In a recommendation stoking controversy, a committee of the Karnataka Legislature has proposed a ban on mobile phones in schools and colleges as a step to curb incidents like rape.

e-filing of complaints on mobiles; Delhi Police develop Apps

Soon people will be able to file reports about loss of documents or reoprt a crime on through an indigenously developed messaging service of Delhi Police which will be acknowledged by a receipt digitally signed by police officials.

Don`t talk to kids on mobile: Juhi Chawla

Actress Juhi Chawla in her new role as an anti-radiation activist today advised parents not to talk to their young kids on cell-phones to preempt any risk to their health from radiation.

Extreme use of cellphones may increase brain cancer risk

A new study has revealed that people who use phones excessively are highly prone to brain cancer.

Soon, a device that lets users charge their phones using wind energy

Trinity is a handy wind turbine which lets users charge their phones using wind energy

Mobile more important to Twitter than Facebook

Usage of social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook reportedly depends on mobile experience , with smartphones working more in favour of the microblogging site than the latter.

Let Apps decide your valentine

Be it deciding your look, gift or romantic destination, apps can make your Valentine`s Day special.

Now, `micro-windmills` to power your cellphone

Researchers have developed tiny " micro-windmills" that they have claimed can potentially revive the dead batteries of your cellphone in just a few minutes.

Facebook annual report reveals major shift to mobile

Facebook annual report has revealed that it is successfully making the shift to mobile with almost 50 percent of users accessing the social networking site on their mobiles worldwide.

Mobile carriers failed to use tech fixes to thwart spying: Expert

The world`s mobile phone carriers have failed to implement technology fixes available since 2008 that would have thwarted the National Security Agency`s ability to eavesdrop on many mobile phone calls, a cyber security expert says.

Twitter to launch cookie based retargeted ads on mobile

Twitter is reportedly going to roll out retargeted ads fuelled by browser cookies to target mobile users based on what they surf on the web.

Himachal Pradesh`s prisoners to run mobile canteens

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh flagged off three mobile canteens from the state capital that will be operated by inmates of the state`s jails.

Time spent on screens can affect eyesight

The British spend an average of 11 hours a day looking at screens, reveals a new survey, stressing on its detrimental effects on the eyesight - reduced blink rate and tear evaporation.