05 Sep 2012
Nokia and Microsoft Corp took the wraps off the struggling European company's most powerful smartphone on Wednesday, in what may be their last major shot at reclaiming a market lost to Apple, Samsung and Google.
24 Oct 2014
San Francisco: Twitter formally declared war on passwords during a developers' conference in San Francisco, unveiling a new system that allows users to log-in to mobile apps with a phone number.
28 Feb 2016
Hyderabad: UAE-based Aries group of companies is keen to set up a mobiles, tablets and television manufacturing unit in Telangana with an initial investment of USD 125 million, an official statement said.
22 Feb 2016
Ahmedabad: A village in Mehsana district of Gujarat has banned minor girls from using or owning mobile phones claiming that the gadget distracts them from studies.
24 Nov 2015
Kolkata: A mobile phone-based alert system for pregnant women in rural areas was launched here yesterday to help them stay healthy till delivery. Called 'M-Health Service', the service requires the would-be mothers to register via a cellphone.
01 Nov 2015
London: People use their smartphones for an average of five hours a day - about a third of the time they are awake - and check it about 85 times a day, a new study suggests.
01 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Mobile phone production in the country has more than doubled to 11 crore in 2015-16 on the back of duty rationalisation announced in the previous Budget, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said today.
14 Jul 2016
Dhaka: Bangladesh authorities have banned controversial Indian Islamic preacher Zakir Naik's Peace mobile phone, days after banning his Peace TV from airwaves and online, said a media report.
08 Sep 2015
Boston: Mobile phone records can be used to predict the geographical spread and timing of dengue epidemics - the most rapidly spreading mosquito-borne disease worldwide, a new study has found.
04 Jan 2016
Mumbai: An Istanbul-bound flight of Turkish Airlines was called back from the runway here this morning after an 'unclaimed' mobile phone was found on a seat of the Boeing 777 plane.