This photo taken from 3-year-old iPhone is the ‘best iPhone’ photo of 2020

A photo clicked on iPhone X by a London-based Indian origin photographer has won her the grand prize and photographer year of the award. The annual iPhone Photography Awards (IPPAWARDS) were announced and street photographer Dimpy Bhalotia was the photographer of the year. Bhalotia, a native of Maharashtra, is based out of London and her […]

‘Great little gadget for removing those annoying and stubborn hairs’: This tool is a painless way to remove unwanted facial hair – and it’s now less than £14 on Amazon

Not only is it faster and easier than plucking one hair at a time, but the LAXCARE Facial Hair Removal for Women also has a built-in LED light, so you’ll never miss a single hair. It’s also small enough to carry in your handbag or purse, just in case you see a stray hair in […]

Keyboards, OSes, pedals, and the other gadgets we liked most in 2015

The initial impressions from the review still hold true almost a full year later: even after hundreds of hours of flight time, the pedals glide like ice skates over a frozen oil. They are perfectly sensitive even to tiny movements without jitter. Whether you need to nudge your ship or plane’s nose by a single […]

Best standing desks if your working from home

Honestly speaking, sitting on our sofa with your laptop might be comfy; but it’s not the best on your posture and long term can induce aches and pains. Even sitting at a desk for too long can eventually wreak havoc, so many people are opting for standing desks.

Fintech companies need to focus on providing resilient front-ends for financial service providers: Government

NEW DELHI: With digital payments constantly growing, financial service providers need to collaborate with fintech developers to build “resilient front-ends” to safeguard consumer interest in view of rising cyber frauds, a top finance ministry official said on Monday. Speaking at a FICCI event on FinTech, K Rajaraman, Additional Secretary in the Finance Ministry, said an […]

New device developed to reduce cost of tracking open heart surgeries

Tracking results of open heart surgeries may soon become easier and cheaper,thanks to a simple, cost effective palm size blood flow meter developed by scientists of the prestigious Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology (SCTIMST) here. India is currently fully dependent on imported blood flow meters to precisely measure blood flow rates […]

Linc Pens announces pocket-sized finger-free sterilising device

Linc Pen and Plastics Limited has announced the launch of Pentonic Covid-19 Killer, a finger-free touch device that aims to keep users safe in cases of unavoidable physical contact. Priced at Rs 150, Pentonic Covid-19 Killer is a pocket-sized, retractable, sterilising marker that can be used on surfaces while one is on the move, like […]

India test fires indigenously-developed hypersonic technology demonstrator vehicle

NEW DELHI: India has successfully flight tested the indigenously-developed hypersonic technology demonstrator vehicle (HSTDV) that is expected to power futuristic long-range missile systems and aerial platforms, officials said. The HSTDV, based on hypersonic propulsion technologies, has been developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), they said. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh congratulated the DRDO […]

Amazon fined by UK regulator over tardy documents release in Deliveroo probe

Britain’s competition regulator fined Amazon 55,000 pounds ($72,364) after the U.S. online giant delayed an investigation into its purchase of a 16% stake in food platform Deliveroo by failing to provide documents on time. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) finally cleared Amazon’s stake purchase in August – 16 months after the company led a […]

HTC’s 9-inch Nexus tablet leaked online

NEW DELHI: Google may soon launch an 8.9-inch Nexus tablet made by HTC, as per a new report. HTC Volantis is the name of the 8.9-inch Nexus tablet, according to Android Police. The site claims to have received information on the possible specs, features, pricing, and even on the form factor of the said device, […]