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Robin Sinha | Thursday October 16, 2014
Featuring a SIM card slot, the Android-based Puls smartwatch also offers Wi-Fi connectivity, and is powered by an unspecified Qualcomm Snapdragon processor.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 16, 2014
India successfully launched IRNSS 1C on board ISRO's PSLV C26 rocket from the spaceport here at 1.32 am today, moving a step closer to setting up the country's own navigation system on par with Global Positioning System (GPS) of the US.
Reuters | Thursday October 16, 2014
CSR is known for its Bluetooth, GPS, audio processing, automative infotainment, and IoT chips.
Indo Asian News Service | Friday October 10, 2014
"The 1,425kg navigation satellite (IRNSS-1C) will be launched Oct 16 at 1.32am IST onboard a polar rocket (PSLV-C26) from Satish Dhawan space centre at Sriharikota," said Isro.
Agence France-Presse | Friday October 10, 2014
Upcoming 'ultrafast' Internet connections an open up a range of possibilities by delivering 'immersive' experiences and virtual reality, according to the experts polled by the Pew Research Center and Elon University.
World | Associated Press | Monday October 6, 2014
U.S.-British scientist John O'Keefe and Norwegian married couple May-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser won the Nobel Prize in medicine on Monday for discovering the brain's positioning system.
India | Reuters | Friday September 19, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said al Qaeda will struggle to recruit members in the world's second-most populous nation and he praised Indian Muslims for their commitment to fight for the country.
World | Reuters | Friday September 12, 2014
A rare double burst of magnetically charged solar storms will hit Earth anytime after Thursday night, raising concerns that GPS signals, radio communications and power transmissions could be disrupted, officials said on Thursday.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 29, 2014
The most powerful solar flare ever is beginning to rotate to a position directly in line with Earth that, if it hits the ground, can send GPS and communication signals out of gear, the NASA reported.
Indo Asian News Service | Friday August 29, 2014
The flares from sunspot AR 2151 were detected by Nasa's Solar Dynamics Observatory and Solar Helospheric Observatory (Soho).
Reuters | Thursday August 28, 2014
Last month's election in Indonesia highlighted how powerful open data can be in tandem with a handful of tech-smart programmers, social media savvy and crowdsourcing.
World | Reuters | Tuesday August 26, 2014
The European Commission said on Monday it still had confidence in its plans to build a rival to the US satellite navigation system despite a problem with the latest launch of satellites for the network.
World | Agence-France Presse | Saturday August 23, 2014
Two European Galileo satellites launched by a Russian-built rocket on Friday from French Guiana have not reached their intended orbit, launch firm Arianespace said on Saturday.
Jamshed Avari | Wednesday August 20, 2014
The immensely popular hookup app could be turned against those who use it in hostile environments, thanks to a combination of security flaws that make it possible to pinpoint their locations.
Robin Sinha | Tuesday August 19, 2014
The ICENAV 701 in-dash car system is priced at Rs. 39,990, and runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean with Google Play access.
Associated Press | Monday August 18, 2014
The HitchBOT was created by a team of Ontario-based communication researchers studying the relationship between people and technology.
Hitesh Arora | Wednesday August 6, 2014
The new 'smart' addition to Timex's existing Ironman series is up for pre-order, and will only release this fall.
NDTV Correspondent | Monday August 4, 2014
The 7-inch tablet runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, and features an 'enterprise-grade GPS chipset'.
World | Associated Press | Saturday August 2, 2014
A new Global Positioning System satellite has been launched into space.
Cities | Maya Sharma | Sunday July 27, 2014
Installing GPS and CCTV cameras in their buses, not allowing bus drivers to mingle with children and issuing identity cards to all those who come to pick up children - these are some of the new guidelines that the Bangalore police has asked city scho...