3D printing technique that creates super soft organ replicas

A team of researchers have found a new 3D printing technique that allows them to replicate biological structures which could be used for tissue regeneration and replicate organs. They claim it is the first research to create structures that are soft ...

App usage grew 6 percent in 2017

App usage grew six per cent in 2017 globally as users continued to spend more than five hours a day on their smartphones, but was still down against the 11 per cent witnessed in 2016, Yahoo's Flurry Analytics said on Thursday. However, the shopping cat...

WhatsApp Group chats can easily be infiltrated: Researchers

A team of German cryptographers has discovered flaws in WhatsApp's Group chats despite its end-to-end encryption, that makes it possible to infiltrate private group chats without admin permission. According to a report in Wired.com, the cryptographers ...

OnePlus 5T ‘Lava Red’ edition launched in India

Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus on Thursday unveiled the OnePlus 5T "Lava Red" edition in India for Rs 37,999. Unlike the original OnePlus 5T which also comes in 6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage configuration, this is 8GB RAM and 128GB onboard storag...

Alcatel tablets now exclusively on online shopping site in India

China-based TCL Communication, which sells Alcatel devices in India, announced at CES 2018 that it will sell Alcatel tablets exclusively through Flipkart. The partnership will make Flipkart an exclusive sales partner for large screen devices in the reg...

Samsung launches Galaxy A8+ smartphone for in India for Rs 32,990

With an aim to make a dent in the market share of Chinese brands in the Rs30,000-40,000 segment, Samsung India on Wednesday launched Galaxy A8+ smartphone with flagship features for Rs 32,990. Galaxy A8+ is Samsung's first smartphone to sport a dual-fr...

Vivo showcases first in-display fingerprint scanning smartphone

Representational Picture Aiming to take on tech giants Samsung and Apple, Chinese smartphone maker Vivo on Tuesday showcased the worlds first in-display fingerprint scanning smartphone at the ongoing Consumer Electronic Show (CES) 2018 here. The first...

Intel CEO says customers’ data safe, patch systems fast

Representational Picture Facing a controversy over the presence of two security flaws in its chips, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich for the first time came out in the open here to allay fears of any data breach. The two vulnerabilities -- "Meltdown" and "Spe...

Why Omni channel retailing and digital payments are here to stay

Representational picture The retail sector and the payments industry are witnessing huge transformations due to changing consumer habits driven by new technologies and the proliferation of mobile devices. Marketing Week revealed that while just a coup...

CENTRiC ‘L3’ smartphone in India for Rs 6,749

Domestic handset-maker CENTRiC Mobiles on Monday launched its budget smartphone CENTRiC "L3" in India for Rs 6,749. "We have launched 'L3' which has all the desired specifications in the right budget. With L3, we aim to become the category leaders," Ma...