Around 50,000 students from Telangana, currently in their intermediate first year in colleges in Seemandhra cities, are planning a return journey so as to not lose the local status in Eamcet-2014. As per Eamcet rules, students can appear as local candidates only if they complete their intermediate studies in the same state. In Eamcet 2014, […]
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On September 17, Rockstar Games will unleash the fifth instalment of their legendary Grand Theft Auto series of videogames. But GTA is not alone in the pantheon of great games, here’s a list of hallowed titles that have made the industry a $40 billion behemoth.
Google-acquired WIMM Labs not only provides the talent and technology to build a smartwatch, but actually an Android-based app platform tailored for consumers’ wrists. Google has some smartwatch development projects of its own, and it quietly snapped up Los Altos, Calif.-based WIMM Labs last year to kickstart these efforts. WIMM Labs not only gives Google the talent and technology to build […]
Carmakers are finding new ways to popularise their products among the younger lot: what better way than vidoegames. The spoiler popped up automatically when the speedometer of the new Audi RS7 Sportback moved past 130 kilometres an hour on Charles Bridge in central Prague, creating just enough down force to ensure the tyres gripped the […]
News that Samsung will unveil a “smartwatch” next month has sent rumour mills into overdrive within the tech community as it second guesses what the much-hyped gadget will offer. SEOUL: News that Samsung will unveil a “smartwatch” next month has sent rumour mills into overdrive within the tech community as it second guesses what the […]
While distribution of $50-Aakash tablet has often been delayed in India, other countries — led by the US — are moving ahead with equivalents. New Delhi: After a few minutes on the Aakash, a five-year-old American kid proudly announced he had achieved Level 4 in an addition game. He’d started the day at Level 1. These […]
‘Xiaomi looks a bit like Apple but is really more like Amazon with some elements of Google,’ Lei Jun, founder says. Beijing: Two years after its high-quality, budget smartphone won over millions of Chinese fans, domestic tech firm Xiaomi Tech wants to make more money from online shopping and games than it does from selling its […]
Finance, design and technical knowledge had kept 3-D printing from us. But experts believe 3-D printers could be a part of every home in a few years. Ben Wittbrodt’s room looks like any other 23-year-old’s room — key chains, scale versions of Lego figures four times their actual size, and trinkets for his girlfriend. But […]
Is this cricket game being developed by Big Ants the one we have all been waiting for? Australian game developer Big Ants is working on a new cricket title and it looks like the best cricket game developed to date going by the screenshots. Most of the decent cricket games to date have been published […]
Google made a flurry of announcements last night during a fireside chat with the media. Though most of these features and announcements have been speculated about, they still managed to evoke surprise at the venue. Oh, there weren’t any mention about the new Motorola device at the event in case you were wondering. Here are some of the big announcements that were made by the company.