Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022

Mobile phones


Why registering mobile phones' IMEI number with the govt is now mandatory

September 29, 2022 11:14 pm

The IMEI is a unique 15-digit number that is used to identify a device on a mobile network, acting like a phone’s unique identity.

With rise in phone snatching cases, Bengaluru Police mulls IMEI block system

August 24, 2022 9:36 am

Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime) Raman Gupta said Bengaluru will be the “third city after Delhi and Mumbai to use a system to block IMEI numbers of stolen phones”.

Mobile phones won't be allowed in schools, says Tamil Nadu Minister

June 15, 2022 7:25 am

"Students are not allowed to bring their mobile phones to schools. If brought, the phones would be confiscated from the students and would not be returned," Tamil Nadu Education Minister Anbil Mahesh Poyyamozhi said.

UK-based theatre director Alex Chisholm on live performances for mobile phones in times of social distancing

May 11, 2020 7:11 pm

We look at plays through the prism of our current reality so their meaning changes, says the noted director.

The Great OnePlus 7T & 7T Pro FAQ/ Got a question about the OnePlus 7T and 7T Pro? Here are the answers

November 06, 2019 4:51 pm

The OnePlus 7T and the OnePlus 7T Pro, the two phones have become the talk of the town ever since they were launched. And that is hardly surprising, considering what they were offering. And at surprising prices too. Small wonder people are either getting their hands on these phones or thinking of doing so

From dark spots to acne: How mobile phone addiction can hamper your skin health

May 21, 2019 12:52 pm

When mobile phones get warm, they tend to interrupt the normal melanin production of your skin, causing dark spots and uneven tones in the long run.

Smartphones subscriptions in India to reach 1 billion by 2024: Ericsson

November 27, 2018 4:39 pm

Globally, the third quarter of 2018 saw an addition of 120 million new subscriptions, with China adding 37 million and Indonesia adding 13 million new subscriptions.

Tambo Mobiles TA-4 with 3,000mAh battery launched in India at Rs 6,999

July 11, 2018 5:15 pm

Tambo-TA4 comes with 200 days of replacement warranty along with one-time free screen replacement guarantee for 365 days.

India's mobile manufacturing to touch Rs 1.32 lakh cr by end of 2018: Ravi Shankar Prasad

April 28, 2018 10:18 am

Ravi Shankar Prasad, the Union Electronics and IT minister, has said at an Assocham event that India's mobile manufacturing industry will touch Rs 1.32 lakh crores by the end of 2018.

Reliance's JioPhone emerges leader in Indian feature phone market: Report

February 12, 2018 6:23 pm

JioPhone, Reliance Jio's featue phone, has emerged as a leader in the Indian market, with a 27 per cent share of the market.