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  • HP launches new tablets, 2-in-1 devices and notebooks in India

    2 April, 2015 3:22 PM 27

    HP today hosted a press event in New Delhi to announce the launch of its new tablets, 2-in-1 devices and notebooks in India. The new range of devices includes HP Pro Slate 8, HP Pro Slate 12, HP Elite x2 1011 G1, HP Pro Tablet 10 EE, HP Pro Tablet 408 G1, HP ElitePad 1000 G2 Healthcare and Rugged Tablets and HP EliteBook Folio 1020. The new HP devices

  • UN body tells Russia to act against human rights abuses

    2 April, 2015 3:00 PM 31

    Geneva: United Nations experts on Thursday called on Russia to repeal laws limiting free speech and targeting homosexuals and urged action to prevent torture, racist crimes and a wide range of other human rights abuses. The 18-member Human Rights Committee also told Moscow it should move to prevent violation of UN pacts that it has signed by insurgents

  • How 'free' mobile apps drain your resources

    2 April, 2015 2:52 PM 46

    New York: There's no such thing as free -- especially when it comes to smartphone apps! A new study by a team, including an Indian-American engineer, reinforces this conventional wisdom. "Ads in 'free' apps drain your phone's battery faster, cause it to run slower, and use more data," said William Halfond, co-corresponding author of the study. The findings

  • Replace beef with chicken to save the climate

    2 April, 2015 2:52 PM 26

    London: Even though vegan diet is the most climate-friendly, we can continue eating animal protein and still make a major contribution to the climate if we replace beef with poultry and eggs, and cut down on our consumption of milk and cheese, says new research. The study by David Bryngelsson from Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden examined

  • Acer Chromebase: All-In-One Boasts Touchscreen

    2 April, 2015 2:43 PM 10

    Acer is offering details about its Chromebase this week, a desktop PC that rounds out an entire series of Chrome-based machines from the low-cost computer maker. This all-in-one features a large screen that allows the device to act like a tablet -- a first for this form factor. Like most all-in-ones, Acer's Chromebase consists of little more than the display

  • Free Apps With Ads Impact Smartphone Performance, Battery Life: Study

    2 April, 2015 2:32 PM 170

    When compared to apps without ads, the researchers found that apps with ads use an average of 16 percent more energy than apps without ads. That lowers the battery life of a smartphone from 2.5 to 2.1 hours on average - or down to 1.7 hours at the high end of energy usage. Researchers at the University of Southern California, Rochester Institute of Technology

  • Audi, Mercedes slug it out for top slot in Indian luxury car market

    2 April, 2015 2:28 PM 6

    NEW DELHI: Race for the top slot in the Indian luxury car market is hotting up with Mercedes-Benz closing in on German rival Audi in the fiscal 2014-15. Audi, the market leader, posted a record sales in 2014-15 with 11,292 units, up 11.51 per cent, from 10,126 units sold in 2013-14. Likewise, Mercedes-Benz also clocked record sales in FY15 at 11,213 units

  • China blasts Google security move as 'unacceptable'

    2 April, 2015 2:28 PM 33

    Beijing: A Chinese cyberspace bureau on Thursday denounced Google for deciding not to recognise the agency's authority after a Beijing-linked security breach, calling the US Internet giant's action "unacceptable and unintelligible". The reprimand from the China Internet Network Information Centre (CNNIC) came after Google said the agency was implicated

  • Elephants come out of jungle, tea workers keep away

    2 April, 2015 2:28 PM 4

    Binnaguri (WB): A herd of 45 elephants, including six calves, entered Binnaguri cantonment in Jalpaiguri district early on Thursday leading to a halt in work at Binnaguri tea estate. The workers of Binnaguri tea garden did not report for duty as the elephants came out of the forest and stood near the army camp. However, there was no news of any damage

  • Cabinet expansion likely on April 08; Anil Desai, Mehbooba Mufti may be inducted

    2 April, 2015 2:28 PM 56

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi may expand his Cabinet on April 08, as per reports on Thursday. PDP MP Mehbooba Mufti, Shiv Sena leader and Rajya Sabha MP Anil Desai are tipped to be inducted into the Union Cabinet. Also, BJP's Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi who is MoS in the present Cabinet may be elevated and Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptulla