Sunday, October 20, 2019

New technology being tested that aims to prevent 65 percent of pedestrian collisions

Washington — Car makers hope new technology can help save lives. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, deadly pedestrian accidents are up 45 percent nationwide since 2009. The Department of...

The grip of technology

My Internet has been down since the morning of February 7 and, at the time of writing this on February 14, the problem was ongoing. So much for the "we will...

Self-love in the age of technology

As Valentine’s Day rolls around, here’s how technology took centre-stage in our ‘self-love lives’ — for better or worse At 10.30 pm on October 29, 1969, the first message on the Internet was sent...

New technology should dramatically reduce cellphone scam and robocalls

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) There’s new hope in this new year that fewer scam or robo-calls will bother people thanks to new technology and blocking efforts by service providers who are being...

Here’s some of the technology that’s set to make a ‘quantum leap’ in 2019

From foldable cellphones to high tech burgers, more than 4,500 companies showcased their latest technology at CES, the world's largest consumer electronics show which took place in Las Vegas earlier this...

Bengaluru goes from technology capital to talent hub as e-tailers hunt for IT skills

Be it in New York City or a small town in Oklahoma, Target stores look similar in design, but not so when it comes to the way goods are stacked. In a...

IAS aspirant detained over threat to kidnap Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal’s daughter

A man preparing for the civil services examination has been detained for allegedly sending an email last week to Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal’s office threatening to kidnap the AAP leader’s...

Best tech of 2018 – Part 2

Samsung Q8C OLED TV The Q8C maintained its superiority all through the year. Bezel-less design, stunning colour and an aggressive price kept the rest of the competition at bay. Of course if...

CES 2019 highlights: 8K, rollable TVs finally become a reality

Display technology has always been one of the big attractions at international tech conferences such as CES. Royole Corp’s FlexPai and Samsung late last year revived the buzz around the displays...

OnePlus 7: New rumours hint at DSLR-like camera, faster performance

The OnePlus 6T successor is set to launch later this year. Dubbed as OnePlus 7, the smartphone made an unofficial appearance on the web sporting notch-less screen design and unique camera...