Technology

The new Zomato for healthcare is helping people figure their way out of the medical maze

The Indian healthcare segment has been growing steadily in the past decade. The introduction of technology-based services has helped increase transparency for people. It has also improved the consistency of available information. Mumbai-based PSTakeCare is one such healthcare initiative. It offers information on doctors and hospitals in the user’s vicinity and allows them to book appointments accordingly. The information available ... Read More »

Samsung Delays Releasing Galaxy S6 RAM Fix and Support for RAW Photography

It was earlier anticipated that Samsung will roll out much-awaited support for RAW photography with Android 5.1.1 Lollipop release. However, it turns out that Sammy isn’t going to shower any more affection to the very latest and popular Galaxy S6 duo. The Android 5.1.1 update that was rolled out for T-Mobile Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge phones didn’t include support ... Read More »

‘India to Have 1.4 Billion Mobile Subscriptions by 2020’

  The number of mobile subscriptions in the country is expected to increase to 1.4 billion by 2020, against 970 million in 2014, driven by rise in affordable devices and services, according to a report by telecom equipment maker Ericsson. The India appendix of the Ericsson Mobility Report, released on Tuesday, shows key trends and forecasts on mobile traffic, subscriptions, ... Read More »

Logitech Launches UE Roll Rugged, Water-Resistant Bluetooth Speaker

Logitech brand Ultimate Ears (UE) has launched a new Bluetooth speaker – Roll, which is designed like a frisbee and comes in a plethora of colours and patterns. It will be available in the US in June 2015, for a retail price of $99.99 (approximately Rs. 6,500). The UE Roll comes in seven different colours and patterns, and they are ... Read More »

Microsoft Aims to Use Drones and Mosquitoes to Help Prevent Epidemics

Microsoft researchers are developing autonomous drones that collect mosquitoes to look for early signs that potentially harmful viruses are spreading, with the goal of preventing disease outbreaks in humans.Project Premonition, launched by American tech company Microsoft, is developing a system that aims to detect infectious disease outbreaks before they become widespread. Project Premonition could eventually allow health officials to get ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Tab E With 9.6-Inch Display Launched

Samsung has launched a new Galaxy Tab-series tablet, the Galaxy Tab E, in Taiwan. The new tablet will be available starting end of June at TWD 6,990 (approximately Rs. 14,500) in Taiwan. So far, there has been no word on the global release of the Samsung Galaxy Tab E.The Wi-Fi only Galaxy Tab E features a 9.6-inch (1280×800 pixels) WXGA ... Read More »

iOS 9 Source Code Tips 2732×2048 Pixel Resolution for Rumoured iPad Pro

Adding to the numerous previous rumours for Apple’s anticipated larger iPad, thought to be called the iPad Pro or iPad Plus, a developer has pointed to strings in the iOS 9 source code strings that indicate support for a 2732×2048 pixels resolution – perfect for the much-reported 12.9-inch iPad Pro tablet. According to a developer named Hiraku Wang (via Apple ... Read More »

Hacking Linked to China Exposes Millions of U.S. Workers

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Thursday announced what appeared to be one of the largest breaches of federal employees’ data, involving at least four million current and former government workers in an intrusion that officials said apparently originated in China. The compromised data was held by the Office of Personnel Management, which handles government security clearances and federal employee ... Read More »

Philae Space Probe Thought Lost Wakes in Comet’s Shadows

The Philae lander space probe thought lost has woken up some seven months after officials thought it marooned in the shadows on a comet, the European Space Agency said on Sunday. ESA said it had received signals from the lander late on Thursday, which began “speaking” with its team on the ground for the first time since it went into ... Read More »

Technology Partners Embrace the MapR 5.0 Platform Providing Data-Driven Security to the Enterprise

      MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced at Hadoop Summit that leading technology vendors have embraced version 5.0 of the MapR Distribution including Hadoop to extend the value of their offerings with real-time Hadoop, security and self-service data exploration and agility. MapR extends its lead in production Hadoop with more innovations in ... Read More »