Tag Archives: Smartphone

Detect Epileptic Attack with Smartphone App Now

A new app developed by Japanese researchers for smartphones can alert epileptics at least 30 seconds before a seizure helping patients take precautions in the nick of time and avoid physical injuries due to the neuro condition. The team of from Kyoto University which developed the system has entered into a partnership with Kumamoto University and Tokyo Medical and Dental ...

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Switch off smartphone one hour before bed time or else face sleep disorders: Warn researchers

Teenagers should switch off their smartphones at least one hour before bedtime to avoid depression, sleeplessness and other problems, said experts in a new study. Constant use of the mobile phone late into the night increases the risk of sleep-related problems, symptoms of depression and fear of isolation later in life, said researchers who have studied the effect of smartphones ...

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How emotional are people to their smartphones?

People are becoming emotionally attached to their smartphones ever since 2007 when iPhone was launched giving an edge with a computer in their pockets, said researchers from Loughborough University and University of Iceland in Reykjavik. Now apart from making phone calls and sending text messages, smartphone users have immediate access to the Internet, social media and network systems, e-mail accounts, ...

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Sony expands smartwear portfolio in India with SmatWatch 3, SmarkBand talk

Global smartphone maker Sony Monday said it has expanded its smartwear portfolio in India by launching two wearable devices aimed at understanding the user’s movements and way of life. Developed in collaboration with software behemoth Google, the devices are powered by Android Wear, an operating system designed for smartwatches and other wearables and can be paired with a smartphone. “After ...

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CES 2015 Show Hints at Samsung Clinching on to more TVs This Year

Despite reaching the No.2 position in global smartphones segment, South Korea’s Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is not relenting from its erstwhile field of providing home theatres and modern TVs, more so because the tech giant is facing profit erosion for the second consecutive year. The smartphone market proved too competitive that Chinese maker Xiaomi, with its 1.8% margin is giving a nightmare ...

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Indian Origin Scientist Makes Mobile LCD Displays Brighter Now

Those with mobiles on sunny streets must have encountered the problem of dim or dead LCD displays and virtually scurrying for cover to see their small screens and SMS messages or contact numbers on smartphones. Soon, they will be relieved with the new invention made by an Indian-origin scientist and his team. Indian-American scientist Rajesh Menon of Utah Univesity and ...

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Another Chinese Smartphone Gionee 4G LTE Launched in India, in Rs.10000 to 15K Range

Close on the heels of the success recreated in vast Indian smartphones market after Xiaomi and Lenovo, another Chinese smartphone maker Gionee is here to make an impact, with its Gionee 4G LTE enabled smartphone priced cheaper in the range of Rs. 10,000 to 15,000. The Indian smartphone makers Micromax, Lava and Spice are already facing immense competition in competing ...

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