• Saturday, November 29, 2014

  • edailystar banglalink
  • ROBI

Smartphone

YotaPhone 2 dual-screen smartphone gets debut Dec 3

YotaPhone 2 dual-screen smartphone gets debut Dec 3

Smartphones are mostly similar, barring differences in performance, attention to detail and features that these days can seem pretty minor, especially on paper. YotaPhone is a different kettle of fish, a device from a Russian company that boasts a fairly standard smartphone display on one side, but also comes complete with a power-saving...

Bytes Reviews the Symphony Xplorer P10

Bytes Reviews the Symphony Xplorer P10

The P series by Symphony is back with Xplorer P10 - the mighty successor of P5. It is definitely multiple times better than its predecessor but just how good is it? Find out with Bytes To read the full review --> http://tinyurl.com/symphony-p-10

New smartphone app gives sight to the blind

New smartphone app gives sight to the blind

Jonathan Mosen, who has been blind since birth, spent his evening snapping photos of packages in the mail, his son's school report and labels on bottles in the fridge. In seconds, he was listening to audio of the printed words the camera captured, courtesy of a new app on his Apple Inc iPhone. "I...

GP, Symphony launch Mozilla's low-cost smartphone

GP, Symphony launch Mozilla's low-cost smartphone

Leading mobile operator Grameenphone and local handset brand Symphony yesterday launched a Tk 4,650 smartphone that runs on Mozilla's Firefox operating system.   This marks the first joint release of Mozilla's low-cost, open web smartphones by a mobile operator in Asia. The phone, called GoFox F15, is developed by Symphony, the leading mobile phone brand. Customers...

Smartphone app helps save baby's life

Smartphone app helps save baby's life

A Post Falls baby is alive after suffering a medical emergency only to be saved thanks to a mechanic who learned of the child's condition from a smartphone app, reports Fox News Insider. The incident started at Empire Dance Shop at 131 South Sherman in USA. The shop’s Store clerk, Lesley Reckord, a former lifeguard,...

Samsung reveals Gear VR headset and Galaxy Edge

Samsung reveals Gear VR headset and Galaxy Edge

Samsung has unveiled a virtual reality headset and a smartphone whose screen bends around one of its sides. The new kit was revealed at the Ifa tech show in Berlin. In addition to the Gear VR and Note Edge, the company also showed off the fourth standard version of its large-screened Note smartphone, and a...

Mozilla comes up with $33 smartphone in India

Mozilla, a company best known for its Firefox browser, has launched a new low-cost smartphone in India that will retail for 1,999 rupees ($33; £19.90). The phone is only for sale on India's online shopping site, Snapdeal. The Intex Cloud FX runs on Mozilla's Firefox operating system and as such it will be the first low-cost device running that system available in Asia. India's emerging market is regarded as the world's fastest growing for low-cost smartphones. Various emerging markets across Asia are seen...

Mobile phones carry owners' bacterial 'fingerprint'

Mobile phones carry owners' bacterial 'fingerprint'

Smartphones reflect the personal microbial world of their owners, say US scientists. More than 80 percent of the common bacteria that make up our personal bacterial "fingerprints" end up on their screens, a study suggests. Personal possessions, such as phones, might be useful for tracking the spread of bacteria, they report in PeerJ. They reflect our...

Smartphone app helps alcoholics stay sober: Study

Smartphone app helps alcoholics stay sober: Study

A smartphone app for recovering alcoholics that includes a panic button and sounds an alert when they get too close to taverns helped keep some on the wagon, researchers who developed the tool found. The sober app studied joins a host of others that serve as electronic shoulder angels, featuring a variety of options for trying to prevent alcoholics and drug addicts from relapsing. Adults released from in-patient alcoholism treatment centers who got free sober smartphones reported fewer drinking days and more overall abstinence than those who got the usual follow-up support. The results were based on patients' self-reporting on whether they resumed drinking, a potential limitation. Still, addiction experts say the...

Hacker crashes Google Play twice

Hacker crashes Google Play twice

New Android apps and updates were blocked from appearing in Google's Play Store on Monday, after a hacker attacked Google's app publishing system, CNN reports. It's an outage you may not notice -- until it holds up the next update to Candy Crush, Plants v. Zombies or Clash of Clans. But developers are furious. The...

Video Stories »

2014/11/25/ad_1416918491.gif
ksrm
concord

Ads by Google


Ads by Google

  • edailystar
Promoting Knowledge