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New smartphone to automatically disconnect call if “aur batao” phrase used more than thrice

New smartphone to automatically disconnect call if “aur batao” phrase used more than thrice

Jun 14, 2014 Comments

Adding a bit of common sense to the smartphones, a new phone has been launched that has feature of disconnecting the call if ‘aur batao’ or ‘aur bataiye’ phrase gets used for more than three times.

After self-driving car, Google working on developing self-slapping mosquito

After self-driving car, Google working on developing self-slapping mosquito

May 29, 2014 Comments

Google is now working on creating a self-slapping mosquito, which will slap itself to death the moment it bites a human being.

IIT Delhi develops “Famometer” to measure amount of defamation

IIT Delhi develops “Famometer” to measure amount of defamation

May 26, 2014 Comments

“The Famometer is a foolproof device to determine how much a person has been defamed by another person,” said the professor leading the research at IIT Delhi.

Bangalore BPO cab driver invents car that can run just by blowing horns

Bangalore BPO cab driver invents car that can run just by blowing horns

Apr 6, 2014 Comments

An accidental discovery by a BPO cab driver in Bangalore has led to a breakthrough invention of a car that that can move using no fuel at all.

Women across country stage dharna against ‘Hide Last Seen’ feature on Whatsapp

Women across country stage dharna against ‘Hide Last Seen’ feature on Whatsapp

Mar 16, 2014 Comments

Irate female protesters were seen staging dharna at Jantar Mantar holding placards saying ‘Right To Spy’ and wearing Anna-styled ‘Main Hoon NSA’ caps.

Google designs Smart Cameras that will not record scenes of MPs getting rowdy in Parliament

Google designs Smart Cameras that will not record scenes of MPs getting rowdy in Parliament

Feb 20, 2014 Comments

Since MPs can’t be forced to behave, Google has proposed installation of “smart cameras” in Parliament. These cameras will smartly filter scenes that bring shame to democracy.

Samsung launches Android powered smart sleeping mattress

Samsung launches Android powered smart sleeping mattress

Feb 4, 2014 Comments

Samsung has forayed into sleeping mattress business and introduced Sleepy 2014, which is a technologically advance “smart mattress” running on Android 4.4.

IRCTC website running slow due to fog: committee report

IRCTC website running slow due to fog: committee report

Dec 20, 2013 Comments

A high level technical committee formed by IRCTC to look into the perennial problem of the website running slow has come up with its interim report.

Engineering college creates artificial sky inside hostel to show sunrise to students

Engineering college creates artificial sky inside hostel to show sunrise to students

Nov 24, 2013 Comments

After giving up any hopes of its students changing their lifestyle in accordance with the laws of the nature, an engineering college has decided to take help of technology to bring nature nearer to the students.

Family tattoos their BBM PINs on forehead, talk with each other only through BBM

Family tattoos their BBM PINs on forehead, talk with each other only through BBM

Oct 25, 2013 Comments

Taking the ongoing frenzy of sharing BBM PINs to a new level, all members of a family from Delhi have tattooed their PINs on their forehead to share it with entire universe.