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Mobile camera to call help when onlookers click pics of accident victims

Mobile camera to call help when onlookers click pics of accident victims

Aug 26, 2013 Comments

It is perhaps the discovery of the decade. Munna Mobile, a school dropout and owner of a mobile repair shop in Dharavi has built a mobile camera that helps accident victims.

Micromax launches smartphone that will function even when on fire

Micromax launches smartphone that will function even when on fire

Aug 9, 2013 Comments

In a bid to counter Sony’s waterproof smartphone Xperia, Micromax has announced that they will soon come up with a fireproof phone that will withstand flames of any magnitude.

Tata Sky subscribers organize Havan to keep rain away during Champions Trophy

Tata Sky subscribers organize Havan to keep rain away during Champions Trophy

Jun 8, 2013 Comments

Tata Sky subscribers in Mumbai are going to organize a Havan at Azad Maidan to keep rains away from Mumbai during the ongoing Champions Trophy in England.

Samsung Galaxy S4 to disconnect call if you raise middle finger

Samsung Galaxy S4 to disconnect call if you raise middle finger

Mar 16, 2013 Comments

Samsung has announced a breathtaking new feature for its latest smartphone Galaxy S4. The phone will automatically disconnect a voice call you are on, if you raise your middle finger.

India to induct robots in police force for human touch

India to induct robots in police force for human touch

Jan 14, 2013 Comments

After many experts and activists complained that the policemen in the country, especially in the National Capital Region, lacked sensitivity and compassion while dealing with anguished citizens, the government has decided to induct robots in the police force.

Widespread panic as Canon announces Camera integrated with Facebook

Widespread panic as Canon announces Camera integrated with Facebook

Jul 13, 2012 Comments

Facebook users, who complain about being bombarded with pictures posted by their friends on their ‘timeline’, could face even more severe bombardment now as Canon has released a DSLR camera that is integrated with Facebook.

Now you can charge mobile battery by sending an SMS

Now you can charge mobile battery by sending an SMS

Jun 25, 2012 Comments

Cellphone subscribers in India have the options of transferring talk-time, gift vouchers, or even money to their friends in need, but a new technology will now allow transfer of the most vital element of a mobile phone – battery level.

IRCTC launches swimsuits, will open only after multiple attempts

IRCTC launches swimsuits, will open only after multiple attempts

Jun 19, 2012 Comments

To stop incidents like wardrobe malfunction or random stripping acts by wannabe Poonam Pandeys, IRCTC has launched range of innerwear and swimsuits that will open only after multiple failed attempts – just like the IRCTC website.

Colleges to have smartcard in toilets to find out who drew sketches on the wall

Colleges to have smartcard in toilets to find out who drew sketches on the wall

Jun 8, 2012 Comments

Inspired by Planning Commission’s idea of having smartcards in toilets, many schools and colleges in India are considering adopting the same technology to better plan and manage campus activities. While Planning Commission had thought of smartcards to provide security, educational institutes are installing them to find out culprits who draw offensive sketches and write rude messages on the walls of the toilets.

Google sends special invite to Manmohan Singh to try Project Glass

Google sends special invite to Manmohan Singh to try Project Glass

Apr 6, 2012 Comments

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who is known to just look around at things without responding to real human beings, has been chosen by Google to try out Project Glass – special spectacles with features of a smartphone. PMO has been sent a special pair of glasses, which was worn by the Prime Minister during a parliamentary session for a brief time.