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  • Audio-Technica launches ATH-M50xDG Professional Monitor headphones

    13 February, 2015 3:13 PM 32

    Audio-Technica has launched the ATH-M50xDG Professional Monitor headphones, a limited-edition dark green iteration of A-T’s ATH-M50x and part of A-T’s remastered M-Series line of headphones. The ATH-M50x provides critical audio applications including recording, broadcast, DJ and live sound. It comes with professional-grade earpad and headband material

  • Gaming laptop vs Gaming PC vs Gaming Console | The Indian Express

    13 February, 2015 2:51 PM 38

    A laptop, a PC and a video game console can all let you play some of the best new games out there. So which one is right for you? Here’s a quick guide to match your usage to the right device for you. -You want a single device that takes care of your work and play requirements, while remaining portable. -Money or budget isn’t the focal point of your buying

  • Intex unveils Aqua Star L Android Lollipop smartphone at Rs 6,990

    13 February, 2015 2:20 PM 26

    Intex Technologies has launched its first Android Lollipop smartphone in India called Aqua Star L at a price of Rs 6,990. The smartphone runs on a 1.3GHz quad-core CPU with 1GB RAM and 8GB internal memory which can be expanded up to 32GB. Running Android 5.0 Lollipop OS, the smartphone sports a 5-inch FWVGA display with a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels

  • Are you game for this?

    13 February, 2015 2:06 PM 50

    Games available for mobile phones today are much more than just Candy Crush. For those of you who remember starting out with Snake and then moving on to Bounce, life’s pretty good, thanks to the virtual smorgasbord of games available. Here are some of the graphic-heavy ones, those that are totally worth the amount of time (and the money) spent on them. This game was first

  • This is how to spot scammers this Valentine’s Day | The Indian Express

    13 February, 2015 12:24 PM 51

    This month, Indian singles will flock to the multitude of dating services that are available online. Online dating has lost the stigma it once had, in fact a recent study by MindShift Metrics in India found that nearly 67 percent of singles know couples who are dating online and have met via online portals. Their studies also show that by 2040 couples

  • AAP’s Wi-Fi Delhi promise: Here is a reality check

    13 February, 2015 10:27 AM 59

    Delhi is filled with hope, and expectation, as it waits for the Aam Aadmi Party to take charge. One of the things on top of the AAP government’s agenda is its promise to make Delhi a Wi-Fi city. A good chunk of Delhi’s youth also seem to be waiting to see this promise become a reality. However, the idea seems to have trickled down to the Delhi janta

  • 8 million metric tonnes of plastic enter oceans every year

    13 February, 2015 9:30 AM 45

    A staggering eight million metric tonnes of plastic end up in our oceans every year, and that figure could increase by ten-fold over the next 10 years if action is not taken, a new study has warned. The study on 192 coastal countries found between 4.8 and 12.7 million metric tonnes of plastic entered the ocean in 2010 from people living within 50 kilometers

  • Cipla wins major Global Fund tender for AIDS drugs

    13 February, 2015 8:29 AM 30

    In a significant development in the treatment of AIDS patients, Indian pharmaceutical major Cipla has been awarded $188.95 million (around Rs. 1,172 crore) by Global Fund ARV (anti-retroviral) tender. A statement from Cipla said it had been selected as a ‘Panel Supplier’ for a supplier partnership agreement. The contract is effective from January 1, 2015 and will run for a period

  • Why I am not going to pay Rs 12,500 for the Yureka Yu on Amazon

    13 February, 2015 8:05 AM 30

    After I read all the reviews of the budget smartphone Yu Yureka, I was convinced that this is the smartphone I wanted to buy. Since, Yureka is available only on Amazon, that through a flash sale, I had to be in an online queue like other buyers and wait for lady luck to smile. February 12 was my second time on this virtual Amazon queue. During the first

  • Oppo launches Mirror 3 at Rs 16,990

    12 February, 2015 5:02 PM 40

    4.7-inch display with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels along with an 8MP rear camera with LED flash and a 5MP front camera. The rear camera comes with a Sony IMX179 BSI sensor. The smartphone runs on a 1.2GHz 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 quad-core CPU with 1GB RAM. Running Android 4.4 KitKat OS sugarcoated with Color OS 2.0.1, the device offers 8GB of internal