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Beware! Hackers can record you watching porn on smartphone

Beware! Hackers can record you watching porn on smartphone

According to a study by British security firm Wandera, the cybercriminals threaten to release the footage online if their ransom demands are not met.

Oct 01, 2017, 22:44 PM IST

DNA: Analyzing the effect of the smart phone on your eyes

Analyzing the effect of the smart phone on your eyes and smart phone blindness. To know more watch the full news story.

Sep 11, 2016, 00:58 AM IST

Smartphone game to help reduce schizophrenia symptoms

Researchers at Cambridge University have developed a smartphone game that can help reduce symptoms of schizophrenia.

Aug 10, 2015, 14:18 PM IST
Obama says doesn't text, tweet, or have a smart phone that records

Obama says doesn't text, tweet, or have a smart phone that records

President Barack Obama doesn't send text messages, rarely composes his own tweets, and isn`t allowed to have a smart phone that contains a recording device, he said on Thursday.

Mar 13, 2015, 10:10 AM IST

Amazon to release smartphone later this year: report

Amazon is preparing to release a smartphone in the second half of 2014, thrusting itself into a market already crowded with Apple and Samsung models, a media report has said.

Jun 12, 2014, 19:24 PM IST

What if your smart phone can bounce water off

How about a smart phone or a shoe that repels water so strongly that it causes liquid droplets to “bounce off” its surface!

May 26, 2014, 13:23 PM IST

Soon, a watch by Samsung that works as a phone

Samsung is reportedly developing a smart watch that would work as a smart phone itself. The watch phone is said to launch in June or July.

May 24, 2014, 11:17 AM IST

How to avoid losing your smart phone

Crooks aren't to blame for most smart phones that go missing, but owners are, a new survey has revealed.

May 11, 2014, 12:49 PM IST

Umbrella that gives you rain data via smart phone!

Though rains are still some days away, buying this umbrella that can collect rain data won`t be a bad idea.

May 07, 2014, 14:32 PM IST

Breathe in your smart phone to check cancer signs!

It may sound bizarre but breathing test on smart phones that could check for signs of cancer may be available in next two years.

Apr 28, 2014, 18:59 PM IST

Talk to your smart phone to unlock car!

What about giving a voice command to your smart phone to post Selfies, play songs or even unlock your car!

Apr 20, 2014, 17:03 PM IST

Device that makes smart phone an eye doctor!

What about a smart phone that can click high-resolution pictures of the front and back of the eye that can help specialists sitting in metros advise you in places where health care is less accessible?

Mar 08, 2014, 12:35 PM IST

Move over EVMs, smart phone-based voting technology is here

A team of researchers has designed a mobile voting system optimised for use on a smart phone and tested its usability against traditional voting platforms.

Feb 26, 2014, 13:34 PM IST

Smart phone that maps your room in 3D

Can your smart phone create a 3D-map of a room? Wait a while and that is going to be a reality.

Feb 24, 2014, 21:13 PM IST

Vodacom sees surge in Africa mobile data usage

African mobile phone operator Vodacom on Wednesday reported a 40-percent jump in revenue from data usage in the fourth quarter, as smart phone use continued to grow.

Feb 06, 2014, 03:59 AM IST

Majority of smart-phone health apps pose risks to users` privacy: Study

A new study has revealed that nearly three-quarters of 43 popular health and fitness mobile apps posed a medium-to-high risk to users` privacy.

Sep 25, 2013, 20:28 PM IST

British student to launch bamboo smart phone

A 23-year-old British student will launch a mobile phone made largely from bamboo, The Telegraph reported Thursday.

Feb 02, 2012, 21:49 PM IST

British student to launch bamboo smart phone

A 23-year-old British student will launch a mobile phone made largely from bamboo, The Telegraph reported Thursday.

Feb 02, 2012, 21:49 PM IST

Apple `crowned` global smart phone leader

Apple now tops smart phone rankings while BlackBerry has slipped to the fourth spot.

Aug 06, 2011, 09:42 AM IST

Apple `crowned` global smart phone leader

Apple now tops smart phone rankings while BlackBerry has slipped to the fourth spot.

Aug 06, 2011, 09:42 AM IST