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Weibo looks to reward citizen censors with iPhones, tablets

Weibo is China`s second most popular social media platform after Tencent`s messaging app WeChat.

Sep 27, 2017, 17:16 PM IST
Smartphone shipment to grow 5% globally in 2017: Gartner

Smartphone shipment to grow 5% globally in 2017: Gartner

The overall smartphone shipment is expected to reach nearly 1.6 billion units in 2017.

Jul 05, 2017, 15:49 PM IST
Parents, take note! Smartphones, tablets could cause delayed speech development in your toddler

Parents, take note! Smartphones, tablets could cause delayed speech development in your toddler

 The results support a recent policy recommendation by the American Academy of Pediatrics to discourage any type of screen media in children younger than 18 months.

May 06, 2017, 10:17 AM IST
Just 5 attempts can open Android pattern lock

Just 5 attempts can open Android pattern lock

If you think that the popular pattern lock system in Android smartphones is the best option to safeguard your device, you are mistaken as security researchers have found that it takes just five attempts to break into Android devices.

Jan 24, 2017, 14:54 PM IST
Pinig Tech launches new range of tablets for children

Pinig Tech launches new range of tablets for children

Pinig Tech has launched a new range of tablets for children, providing a wider range of choices for different age groups.

Oct 23, 2016, 17:31 PM IST

Children's brain development: Is your child engaged enough? Take the quiz here

 While gadgets turn out to be a great bribery tool for busy parents for keeping their kids quiet and engaged at home, electonic devices can actually negatively impact your child's brain development.

Aug 19, 2016, 13:39 PM IST

Here's why there are empty spaces in medicinal tablets!

One reason is to give space for additional info about the medicine - expiry dates, chemical composition, method of intake, side effects, etc.  

Jul 14, 2016, 16:00 PM IST
Amazon takes on Flipkart by slashing sellers' commissions

Amazon takes on Flipkart by slashing sellers' commissions

In a bid to take on local e-commerce player Flipkart, American market leader in the same sector Amazon has slashed its seller fees on smartphones and software. 

Jun 17, 2016, 17:44 PM IST
Unbelievable! Hyderabad school using tablets to teach two-year-old kids

Unbelievable! Hyderabad school using tablets to teach two-year-old kids

The move is being opposed by a section of parents who say the use of electronic gadgets for kids of such a tender age is not recommended.

Apr 26, 2016, 10:28 AM IST

Now, type more to cut-down blood pressure

If you are often nabbed by your parents for text messaging, then you must make them read this article as a new study has revealed that typing could help reduce blood pressure.

Jan 20, 2016, 12:40 PM IST
Did you know? Your little one is a tech pro

Did you know? Your little one is a tech pro

If you think that the younger generation is smarter, then you are right as a recent study reveals that two-year-olds are adept at using touch screens and can swipe, unlock and actively search for features on smartphones and tablets.

Dec 22, 2015, 09:49 AM IST
Creativity at its best: A box of medicines or a wedding card!

Creativity at its best: A box of medicines or a wedding card!

A Mumbai-based family has got a wedding card designed resembling a pack of tablets.

Dec 16, 2015, 16:07 PM IST
Cyber Monday sales top $3 billion as discounts spur buyers

Cyber Monday sales top $3 billion as discounts spur buyers

Shopping through mobile devices soared on Cyber Monday.

Dec 02, 2015, 10:17 AM IST

Addictive sleeping pills 'easily available online'

A new report has warned against the addictive sleeping tablets that are easier to buy illegally online than ever.

Nov 06, 2015, 10:19 AM IST
In US, even babies use tablets, smartphones daily for 20 minutes

In US, even babies use tablets, smartphones daily for 20 minutes

 A new study has found that children as young as one in the US are using tablets for more than 20 minutes a day.

Nov 05, 2015, 09:50 AM IST
How to create a Windows 10 app without knowing how to code

How to create a Windows 10 app without knowing how to code

To enhance its customer offering and enable anyone to submit their own Windows 10 apps, Microsoft has released a new version of Windows App Studio.

Nov 04, 2015, 11:27 AM IST

US regulator nod for Jubilant's anti-infection drug

Leading Indian drug maker Jubilant Life Sciences Tuesday announced it had received approval of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its tablets used in treating adults for various infections, including pneumonia.

Jun 23, 2015, 21:31 PM IST
Google search allows tweets on mobile devices

Google search allows tweets on mobile devices

Google has allowed in its search engine tweets for smartphones and tablets users.

May 20, 2015, 14:47 PM IST
Study says phablets eating phones, tablets

Study says phablets eating phones, tablets

According to a new report from Yahoo-owned mobile analytics firm Flurry, smartphone users are increasingly buying phablets as they spend less time talking on the phone and more on screens while playing games, reading or chatting with friends.

May 04, 2015, 11:19 AM IST
Babies as young as six months using smartphones, tablets

Babies as young as six months using smartphones, tablets

More than one-third of babies are tapping on smartphones and tablets even before they learn to walk or talk, according to a new US study.

Apr 27, 2015, 13:11 PM IST