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  Technology   Mobiles & Tabs  15 Aug 2018

Technology, Mobiles tabs, 15 Aug 2018

Former Indian cricket captain Ajit Wadekar dead

He breathed his last at the Jaslok Hospital in South Mumbai.

15 Aug 2018 11:55 PM

Yogi Adityanath govt shunts out SP in Deoria shelter home abuse case

UP CM Yogi Adityanath shunted out SP Rohan Kanay and initiated departmental action against him.

15 Aug 2018 9:10 PM

Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 Plus launched with fingerprint sensor and 8620mAh battery

The tablet is also equipped with a front-facing fingerprint sensor and comes with AI-powered face unlock capabilities.

15 Aug 2018 9:03 PM

Man in UP fractures his penis as child jumps on him while trying to wake him up

Surgeons repaired the injury and the man was finally able to get erections six weeks after the incident.

15 Aug 2018 8:48 PM

Cubans cheer as internet goes nationwide for a day

Cuba’s government said it provided free internet to the Communist-run island’s more than 5 million cellphone users on August 14.

15 Aug 2018 8:41 PM


Almost 57 yrs on, UK returns stolen 12th century Buddha statue to India on I-Day

The bronze statue with silver inlay is one of the 14 statues stolen in 1961 from the Archaeological Survey of India site museum in Nalanda.

15 Aug 2018 8:28 PM

Israel launches 3-year programme to boost cyber industry

Under the three-year programme companies dealing with high-risk R&D will be eligible to receive up to 5 million shekels a year.

15 Aug 2018 8:24 PM

US investor sues AT&T for $224 million over loss of cryptocurrency

AT&T is accused of fraud and gross negligence in connection with the theft of digital currency tokens from his personal account.

15 Aug 2018 8:14 PM

China-linked cyberattacks likely as Malaysia reviews projects

FireEye said it had found indications that cyber espionage activities were increasing throughout Southeast Asia.

15 Aug 2018 8:07 PM

Novel smartphone app can extend battery life

Scientists, including one of Indian origin, have developed an app that can extend the battery life of devices.

15 Aug 2018 7:52 PM


JioPhone 2 to be available for Rs 2,999 via flashsale

JioPhone 2 will go on sale on August 16 and it will be available via the flash sale starting at 12 pm on the company's website.

15 Aug 2018 7:31 PM

Here's how stress hormone prevents Leukemia

This explains why the immune system fails to prevent leukemia from taking hold.

15 Aug 2018 6:34 PM

At least 9 dead, 11 injured in Kabul suicide bomb blast

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blast, which came after several weeks of relative calm in Kabul.

15 Aug 2018 6:32 PM

Scientists show how wealthy people are more likely to indulge in unethical behaviour

A study showed that wealthy people are more inclined to lie while negotiating, cheat to win and endorse unethical practices at work.

15 Aug 2018 6:30 PM

Fight cold with exercise!

Exercise could help people exposed to extreme temperatures protect themselves from the cold.

15 Aug 2018 6:29 PM


Tech giants face hefty fines under Australia cyber laws

Tech companies could reportedly face fines of up to Aus$10 million (US$7.3 million).

15 Aug 2018 6:22 PM

Wi-Fi can now detect weapons and bombs

Next steps include trying to boost accuracy in detecting objects by imaging their shapes and estimating liquid volumes.

15 Aug 2018 6:05 PM

Dispute over large segment of Indo-China border resolved: Ram Madhav

India and China have so far held 20 rounds of Special Representative-level talks to resolve dispute over 3,488-km long LAC.

15 Aug 2018 6:02 PM

Research finds jungle plant that can make people feel similar to a near death experience

Experiences of volunteers who took DMT were compared with those of people who had near death experiences.

15 Aug 2018 5:45 PM

Positive growth in steel sector, trend to continue: Tata Steel

The demand for steel was projected to grow by 5-6 per cent, but it has been 8 per cent, Narendran said.

15 Aug 2018 5:41 PM