09 Apr 2012
College students who often text message during class find it difficult to pay attention to classroom lectures and consequently risk having poor learning outcomes, according to a new study.
09 Jan 2016
Sydney: Children who spend too much time on tablets, mobile phone or television are more likely to gain unhealthy weight not just because of physical inactivity but also due to increased exposure to light, says a new study.
08 Jun 2016
New Delhi: With rapid increase in the number of smartphones, average mobile data consumption per smartphone in India is expected to increase five times and account for 99 per cent of total traffic from mobile phones by 2021, as per a study by telecom gear maker Ericsson.
02 Jan 2016
Karachi: Pakistan will experiment with the pink ball in the final of its premier first-class cricket tournament in preparation for a possible day-night Test against Australia later this year, a cricket official said today.
19 Jul 2016
New York: Social networking giant Facebook has announced its support to "App Event Optimisation" across Facebook, Instagram and its Audience Network from today, promising more installs of apps and actions within the app.
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 Feb 2016
New Delhi: As it hopes to feature among the top three smartphone players in India, Chinese firm LeEco yesterday said that it will advertise its products using Facebook's Immersive Canvas Mobile ads technology.
15 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Education solutions provider Extramarks has launched a new mobile application on the Android platform for smart studying based on the pay-per use model supporting Kindergarten to Class 12 students.
18 Oct 2015
New York: Have you ever wondered as to why using Facebook drains your iPhone's battery like no other app? It is because social networking platform has been constantly tracking your location using your iPhone's GPS.
09 Jul 2015
New York: App ads on Twitter may soon have the option to be video-based, the microblogging site has announced. In a blog post celebrating one year of mobile ads, Twitter gave an inkling of the forthcoming changes.