New Delhi, Feb 9 : Chinese smartphone maker LeEco on Tuesday received a mammoth 95,000 orders in 20 seconds for its Le1s smartphones in its second flash sale on Indian e-tail major Flipkart, the company's India chief said.
New Delhi, Feb 9 : Aiming to provide better data connectivity to people, India's telecom watchdog said on Tuesday it is planning to use cable television network in a bigger way to provide connectivity to people.
New Delhi, Feb 9 : The Indian telecom watchdog is likely to carry out another test drive in April to access the random call quality in various parts of the country, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) chairman R.S. Sharma said here on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Feb 9 : Panasonic India on Tuesday announced the launch of P66 Mega, its newest P-Series smartphone which supports 21 Indian languages.
London, Feb 9 : In what is believed to be the earliest evidence of fermentation in Scandinavia, from the Early Mesolithic time period about 9,200 years ago, researchers have discovered 200,000 well preserved fish bones in and around a pit in Sweden.
Sydney, Feb 9 : A French-made robot bus is set to be tested in Australia as part of wider preparations for the use of autonomous vehicles on local roads.
New York, Feb 9 : The Earth is known to be able to restore its temperature equilibrium after a period of natural warming. But the phenomenon tends to be overwhelmed locally by external drivers like greenhouse gases that can cause sustained changes in global temperature in the long run, a study has found.
New York, Feb 9 : A team led by engineers at University of California-San Diego has 3D-printed a tissue that closely mimics the human liver's sophisticated structure and function.
New York, Feb 9 : In the absence of dramatic new global energy strategy, the damaging climate of carbon emissions will grow and persist for millennia, projects new research.
Washington D.C., Feb. 9: A new study has revealed that exposing people to short flashes of light while they are sleeping could be a fast and efficient method of preventing jet lag.
London, Feb 8 : According to a recent study, Saturn's rings have been playing tricks on us by creating an optical illusion.
Bengaluru, Feb 8 : Nanotechnology is the only scientific area where India has a respectable ranking, eminent scientist C.N.R. Rao said on Monday.
New York, Feb 8 : A team of US researchers has built an energy-friendly chip that can perform powerful artificial intelligence (AI) tasks, enabling future mobile devices to implement "neural networks" modelled on the human brain.
Tokyo, Feb 8 : Two Japanese firms have developed an intelligent undershirt that can be connected to a smartphone and provide data on the health of the person wearing it, the media reported on Monday.
Moscow, Feb 8 : An international team of biologists has discovered a new species of luminous fauna in the Red Sea.
Washington, Feb 8 : Aerodynamics engineers including an Indian-origin scientist are studying sports balls to learn lessons in aerodynamics that will help build aircrafts more earth-friendly and allow spacecrafts to take the most efficient route to Mars in the future.
London, Feb 8 : An international team has found unexpectedly cold dust grains in a planet-forming disc nicknamed the "Flying Saucer", about 400 light-years from Earth.
Washington D.C, Feb 8 : The case of global climate change seems to resemble that of non-smokers getting cancer from second-hand smoke as a new study suggests that countries emitting the least amount of gasses ironically suffer the most and vice versa.
London, Feb 7 : Humans are responsible for the spread of a virus that is killing global bee populations, a new research has found.
London, Feb 7 : Underwater sound linked to human activity could alter the behaviour of seabed creatures that play a vital role in marine ecosystems, says a new research.
Kolkata, Feb 7 : Picture this: A bird strikes an aircraft and all that is left is a mass of feathers. What can you do to identify the vulnerable species, save it and ensure safe air travel at the same time? Zooming in on unique genetic labels through DNA barcoding could be the key, say Indian researchers.
Guwahati, Feb 7 : From the Brahmi script of the Gupta age to the rock inscriptions and copper plates dating back to the fourth and fifth centuries, Assam has much to persuade the US-based Unicode Consortium to give it a separate slot for its script and remove the computational intricacies in using it in the digital age. The Unicode Consortium, that gives languages a set of universal characters for use in computers, identifies Assamese as another form of Bengali script, making its use difficult in the digital world.
Pyongyang, Feb 7 : North Korea on Sunday successfully launched a Kwangmyongsong-4 satellite, the Korean Central Television (KCTV) reported.
Tokyo, Feb 7 : The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) will bring forward its planned rocket launch to as early as Sunday, Japanese officials said on Saturday, adding in a press briefing that necessary measures were being carried out.
Washington D.C., Feb. 6: According to a new study, physics behind pancakes could improve surgical methods for treating glaucoma.
New Delhi, Feb 6 : Disputes concerning broadcasting and telecom were brought under a single tribunal because the world is moving towards convergence and mechanisms can also be considered to expedite their early resolution, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday.
New York, Feb 6 : You must have heard about the famous "six degrees of separation" theory that everyone on the planet is connected to everyone else by six other people. Facebook has just upended this theory, saying that world is more closely connected than you might think.
Sydney, Feb 6 : Scientists have discovered that an ancient hoofed mammal had very unusual features similar only to the nasal crests of lambeosaurine hadrosaur dinosaurs, showing a convergent evolution across millions of years between two very distantly related species.
London, Feb 6 : Noise from passing motorboats help double the chances of predators capturing fish as it increases stress levels in young coral reef fish and reduces their ability to flee, according to a study.
Washington D.C, Feb 6 : Unveiling the turbulent past of our sun, a team of researchers has shown 'cannibalism' between stars.
New York, Feb 6 : A selfie posted by a US teenager last month on micro-blogging site Twitter boggled minds across social media as it was hard to tell who's who among the youthful looking women in the photo.
Washington, Feb 6 : A small asteroid that is expected to make its closest approach to Earth on March 5 will pass peacefully without disturbing our world at a distance of between 9,000-17,000 km.
New York, Feb 6 : While looking for malaria that might infect birds in a US zoo, researchers have accidentally discovered for the first time a malaria parasite that infects the white-tailed deer.
Colombo, Feb 6 : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday said that India is ready to assist Sri Lanka in the information technology (IT) sector and set up an IT park in this island nation.
Washington, Feb 6 : The US has welcomed India's ratification of an international convention on nuclear energy accident liability, removing the last hurdle for the landmark India-US nuclear deal and paving the way for US firms to build nuclear plants in India.
San Francisco, Feb 6 : Twitter said on Friday it has suspended 125,000 accounts primarily related to the terrorist group Islamic State (IS) since the middle of 2015.
California, Feb 5 : The 18th and final primary mirror segment is installed on what will be the biggest and most powerful space telescope ever launched.
New York, Feb 5 : A Google engineer has developed a smart Android-powered bathroom mirror which automatically displays the latest updates on date, time and weather, and lets you do voice searches on Google, a media report said.
New Delhi, Feb 5 : The random test drive for call drops by the Indian telecom regulator shows that most of the telecom service providers (TSP) are not meeting the prescribed benchmark.
New Delhi, Feb 5 : US-based tech giant InFocus on Friday launched its BINGO series of smartphones targeted at young users in India.
London, Feb 5 : Scientists have created a new material which lights up if there are molecules from explosives in the vicinity.
New Delhi, Feb 5 : Leading Chinese language internet search provider Baidu Inc. has announced that its popular battery saver app for Android phones - DU Battery Saver - has surpassed 400 million downloads worldwide.
New York, Jan 5 : If you often face a situation where you hear your mobile phone ringing or feel it vibrating but in reality it is not, you may have "ringxiety" and be psychologically primed to detect such signals, according to a study.
Buenos Aires, Feb 5 : Trivia Crack, one of the world's most downloaded mobile game apps, has now been launched in Hindi, according to Etermax, the company behind the popular game.
New York, Feb 5 : Though touted as the strongest material known to exist, polycrystalline graphene has quite low resistance to fracture, US scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have found.
New York, Feb 5 : Researchers, including two Indians, at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed a low-power chip that could help visually-impaired people navigate their environments.
Beijing, Feb 5 : A team of Chinese scientists in Hefei, capital city of east Anhui province, has made an unprecedented breakthrough on an energy generation device that will bring it one step closer to transforming energy into stable, sustainable and controllable resources.
New York, Feb 5 : The technology that charges batteries for electronic devices could help provide fresh water from salty seas, new research has found.
Washington D.C, Feb 5 : An ancient wildebeest-type animal and a dinosaur had several similarities, according to a team of researchers.
New York, Feb 5 : Micro blogging site Twitter is apparently testing a new button on its mobile app for posting GIFs -- a bitmap image format that is widely used on the internet due to its wide support and portability, a media report said.
New York, Feb 5 : Free-software community Mozilla will soon end support for Firefox OS on smartphones after release of the operating system's latest version 2.6, a media report said.
New York, Feb 5 : The Facebook app that enables your conversations with your friends on the popular social network has now made it simple to play chess from a computer or a smartphone.
New York, Feb 5 : Mapping for the first time how the Greenland's ice sheet has moved over time, scientists have found that ice in the interior is moving more slowly towards the edges than it has, on average, during the past 9,000 years.
Washington, Feb 5 : In yet another example of Pluto's fascinating and abundant geological activity, NASA's New Horizon has captured nitrogen ice glaciers carrying an intriguing cargo - numerous, isolated hills that may be fragments of water ice from Pluto's surrounding uplands.
Los Angeles, Feb 5 : The nitrogen ice glaciers on Pluto appear to carry an intriguing cargo: numerous, isolated hills that may be fragments of water ice from Pluto's surrounding uplands.
Hyderabad, Feb 4 : The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid-Tropics(ICRISAT) said on Thursday it has helped develop first machine harvestable variety of chickpea in Andhra Pradesh.
New Delhi, Feb 04 : Moved to a new city and need to settle down quickly? Well, here are some pocket friendly apps that will help you to sort out things and bring you out of a mess.
Washington D.C, Feb 4 : A team of researchers has developed organic crystals that allow creating flexible electronic devices.
Washington D.C, Feb 4 : Have you ever won a competition? If yes, then you must be dishonest, according to a new study.
New York, Feb 4 : Shedding new light on how life began on Earth, scientists, including an Indian-origin researcher, have proposed a new set of cosmic chemical reactions that could have contributed to the formation of life on our planet.