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Microsoft Store India database hacked

02/12/2012, Microsoft India’s store has fallen under the indignation of being hacked – and even as at press time, the homepage remains inaccessible, with Microsoft posting up the message, “The Microsoft Store India is currently unavailable....

viSparsh Kinect belt helps the blind navigate

02/07/2012, We’re no strangers to technology used to help the less fortunate, but it’s always interesting when it’s done with a device originally intended for gaming – in this case, the Kinect. Well some folks over in New Delhi, India have come up...

Solar-powered I-Slate tablets arriving in 2012

10/10/2011, While technology is one of the reasons why our world is in its current state right now, researchers are all finding ways to make things better. One of the ways they’ve been trying to help is using technology to go green. Deciding to start with the...

Aakash tablet gets a hands-on preview

10/06/2011, Remember the $35 tablet that we covered yesterday? Well, the folks over at Hungry N Foolish were one of the selected people chosen to test the tablet and they have written up their hands-on impression of the device. Judging by their report, they seem...

Aakash: world’s cheapest Android tablet launches in India

10/05/2011, Just when we thought tablets couldn’t get any cheaper than the $99 HP TouchPad, it looks like we’re proven wrong. Today, the Indian government has started offering slightly subsidized Android tablets for $35 apiece. Designed to bring students...

Mobile messages used to help prevent diabetes

09/20/2011, Mobile messages can be used for a variety of things. It can be used to communicate with friends and family, subscribe to services, make purchases, request for information, and several months back it was reported that it could even be used to send...

LG Univa E510 spotted in the wild

09/01/2011, Looking for a mid-ranged Android device? If you are, an LG Android device has been spotted in India called the Univa E510. This isn’t the first time we’ve heard of the device as it has received Bluetooth SIG certification as the E510F and E510G, as to...

India wants to monitor Google and Skype as well

08/10/2011, After recent reports of the Indian government’s intentions to strong arm RIM into compromising the security of its BlackBerry devices, it looks like the country is leaving no stone unturned. Recent reports state that India is also requesting for the...

Samsung Galaxy Tab 750 rolls out in India

08/10/2011, Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 10.1 might be “oppressed” in certain parts of the world, but that does not mean the South Korean consumer electronics giant is going to sit down and sulk in a corner. No sir, they have just released a new tablet...

India bans filesharing websites

07/21/2011, Well it was only just yesterday that we reported about how a 15 year old kid in Sweden got into legal trouble for downloading movies. He’s not the first and he will probably not be the last, but there seems to be an increasing rate of filesharing...

Simmtronics introduces solar powered desktop computer

07/21/2011, When it comes to solar powered computers, having a solar powered laptop like the Samsung NC215S makes sense, due to its portability it can be easily be taken outdoors and be recharged or powered in the sun. Well it looks like Simmtronics Semiconductors...

An ATM designed for the semi-literate and illiterate

07/11/2011, ATM machines to most of us are a common sight, and we don’t really have to think twice about how to use it. Yet there are some places in the world where illiteracy is high, or perhaps the concept of an ATM is foreign, so how do you introduce that part...

Sony Launches New Projector Handycam

07/01/2011, Filming family trips and outings is fun, and it’s a great way to record those memorable moments. However when we want to playback the videos, we either have to wait for the video to be transferred onto the computer or we can crowd around the camera...