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  • Hacker
    Dec 05, 2013 11:05 IST

    Tech Tips: Guide to protecting Internet accounts

    Some services including Twitter have responded by disabling the affected passwords. But there are several things you can do to minimize further threats -even if your account isn't among the 2 million that were compromised. Here are some tips to help you secure your online accounts.

  • Heath Ledger
    Dec 04, 2013 16:39 IST

    Comic superheroes inspire games

    From the Joker and Galactus to Superman and Wolverine, the last quarter of 2013 has seen some big game launches that celebrate comic book superheroes and villains.

  • Vuzix M100
    Dec 05, 2013 10:57 IST

    Vuzix's smart glasses go on sale

    It might have arrived six months later than planned and with a price tag double that originally quoted, but the company that builds headsets and heads-up displays for the military has beaten Google in becoming the first to officially launch a smart headset for consumers.

  • YotaPhone
    Dec 05, 2013 11:00 IST

    YotaPhone dual-screen handset goes on sale

    The Russian-built smartphone that features screens on front and rear is now ready to buy in Russia, Germany, France, Spain and Austria.

  • Google Glass
    Dec 04, 2013 09:16 IST

    In first, Google Glass wearer gets driving ticket, pleads not guilty

    Cecilia Abadie, who was wearing the hi-tech eye-wear but says it was not turned on at the time, was charged with speeding and distracted driving on a San Diego area freeway on October 29.

  • Octocopter
    Dec 02, 2013 14:39 IST

    Amazon unveils futuristic drone that will deliver packages to doorsteps

    Want that Amazon order in just 30 minutes? The CEO of the US online retail giant, Jeff Bezos, says he hopes to soon deploy an armada of mini-drones able to drop small packages at your doorstep.

  • Dec 02, 2013 10:58 IST

    New smartphone app to help you save money

    A new smartphone app that keeps tabs on your expenses, creates a monthly budget and suggests ways to curb over-spending has been developed.

  • WhatsApp
    Dec 02, 2013 11:02 IST

    2014 tech trends: messaging apps go mainstream

    WhatsApp and Line already have almost 700 million users between them and Snapchat claims to share 400 million pictures a day, but these huge numbers are just the start.

  • Smart TVs
    Dec 02, 2013 13:17 IST

    Smart TVs, security cams now on hackers' radar: Symantec

    Besides PCs and mobile phones, internet-connected devices like smartTVs, routers and security cameras are also now vulnerable to attacks from cybercriminals, security software provider Symantec said.

  • Android smartphone
    Dec 01, 2013 15:35 IST

    Now, a smartphone app to help you save money: HelloWallet

    On the basis of the financial information you provide to HelloWallet while signing up, the application will instantly show you recent transactions, accounts and a budget summary.

  • Nov 29, 2013 11:16 IST

    Wii U's social plaza preps for 3DS launch

    The MiiVerse, Nintendo's genial social network for the Nintendo Wii U, is to arrive on Nintendo 3DS in December, with a November 27 Wii U service update laying the groundwork.

  • Lumia 525
    Nov 28, 2013 11:01 IST

    Nokia presents latest low-cost smartphone: Lumia 525

    Nokia has confirmed that it will soon release the successor to the Lumia 520, first in Asia and then worldwide. The Lumia 525 is a 4-inch smartphone running Windows 8 and available for less than €200.

  • Microsoft
    Nov 28, 2013 10:46 IST

    Microsoft admits three operating systems is a crowd

    The company accepts that having two tablet platforms has caused confusion and that, as a result, Windows RT's days could be numbered.

  • Moto G
    Nov 27, 2013 11:02 IST

    Motorola low-cost smartphone hits US early

    Motorola's smartphone aimed at cost-conscious consumers hit the US market ahead of schedule on Tuesday, in time for the key holiday season.

  • Instagram
    Nov 26, 2013 11:24 IST

    Messaging coming to Instagram before 2014

    The famous photo editing and sharing app could soon include an instant messaging feature, according to tech news website GigaOM.