electronic devices

'Tiny crystals may lead to more powerful digital devices'

A tiny electrical circuit created by researchers may lead to new digital devices with increasing amounts of computational power packed into a smaller space.

Aug 29, 2018, 14:39 PM IST

New method converts tree leaves into electronic devices

The dried leaves were first ground into a powder, then heated to 220 degrees Celsius for 12 hours. This produced a powder composed of tiny carbon microspheres.

Aug 30, 2017, 19:45 PM IST

Scientists discover nano material that could lead to faster, powerful electronics devices!

This new nano material could also lead to smaller, faster and more powerful electronic devices.

May 08, 2017, 19:11 PM IST

Terror outfits' new laptop bombs may evade airport security

The IS and al Qaeda terror groups, developing a bomb small enough to fit in a laptop that could get past airport scanners, may have prompted the US and the UK to ban air travellers from eight Muslim-majority nations from carrying large electronic devices onboard, media reports have said.

Apr 01, 2017, 18:13 PM IST

US, UK ban cabin laptops, other electronic devices on some flights from Muslim-majority nations

The US and UK on Tuesday barred passengers on some international flights from carrying large electronic devices like cameras and laptops as cabin baggage.

Mar 22, 2017, 00:33 AM IST

Want to cool your electronic devices? Pour this 'sand'!

Electronic devices often gets heat up if we use it for a long time and always take time to cool down. 

Jul 13, 2016, 23:33 PM IST

Soon, you could charge your smartphone by walking!

Researchers claimed that they have developed a technology that is capable of powering electronic devices as you walk.

Feb 12, 2016, 17:28 PM IST

First graphene-based LED display paves way for more efficient, flexible electronic devices

First graphene-based LED display has paved way for more efficient flexible and see-through electronic devices, it has been reported.

Feb 03, 2015, 14:38 PM IST

'Miniature' electronic devices come closer to reality

Adaptable electronics is generating significant interest in the scientific community because of the many applications.

Jan 28, 2015, 10:46 AM IST

'Miniature' electronic devices come closer to reality

A new study has recently revealed that it may be possible to develop electronic circuits with reconfigurable pathways that will allow miniaturizing the electronic devices.

Jan 27, 2015, 23:59 PM IST

E-cigarettes contain 10 times amount carcinogens as regular tobacco: Research

E-cigarettes contain 10 times the level of cancer-causing agents as regular tobacco, Japanese scientists said Thursday, the latest blow to an invention once heralded as less harmful than smoking.

Nov 27, 2014, 17:44 PM IST

Turning off electronics helps kids sleep better: Study

 Children who leave electronic devices on at night sleep up to one hour less on average per night, a new US study has found.

Oct 06, 2014, 12:01 PM IST

Children sleep less at night with electronic devices switched on

A new survey has revealed that children, aged between 6 and 17, sleep less when they leave their electronic devices switched on at night.

Sep 07, 2014, 20:09 PM IST

Turning off electronics helps kids sleep better: Study

Children who leave electronic devices on at night sleep up to one hour less on average per night, a new US study has found.

Sep 06, 2014, 14:36 PM IST

Soon, sweat to power small electronic devices

Researchers at the University of California San Diego have designed a sensor in the form of a temporary tattoo that can monitor a person`s progress during exercises. It can also generate electricity from their perspiration.

Aug 13, 2014, 19:59 PM IST

`Spin` technology boon for future electronic devices

Exploiting the electron`s tiny magnetic moment or `spin`, scientists have discovered a new method to efficiently generate and control currents based on the magnetic nature of electrons in semi-conducting materials - offering a radical way to develop a new generation of electronic devices.

Aug 11, 2014, 11:23 AM IST

New graphene-type material created

Scientists have created a new material, related to graphene, which has the potential to improve transistors used in electronic devices.

May 25, 2014, 15:01 PM IST

Soon, gesture recognition system sans batteries to control electronic devices

Researchers including an Indian origin have built a low-cost gesture recognition system that runs without batteries and lets users control their electronic devices hidden from sight with simple hand movements.

Feb 28, 2014, 10:14 AM IST

Now, charge electronic devices by merely walking or driving

A multi-university team of engineers has developed a new device that could be a promising solution for charging smartphone batteries on the go, without the need for an electrical cord.

Feb 21, 2014, 13:32 PM IST

New device to boost data storage capacity of your phone, PC

Scientists have developed a new type of holographic memory device that could provide unprecedented data storage capacity and data processing capabilities in electronic devices.

Feb 20, 2014, 18:07 PM IST