• ELECTRONICS
    Find a new home for your old electronics

    Whether you’re heading off to college, moving into a new place or just need some extra cash, selling your old electronics is a good way to free up some space and earn money at the same time.  You could try selling your gadgets through marketplaces but this often eats up your time and leaves you […]

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    Govt tightens quality checks on imported electronics; smartwatches, CCTV cameras also under scanner

    To check the flow of sub-standard goods in the country, the Ministry of electronics and information technology (Meity) has added 13 more items including smartwatches and CCTV cameras, to the list of imported electronics that will have to undergo stringent quality checks, reports Mint. The 13 new items were added on August 17 to the Electronics […]

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    MIRC Electronics zooms 44% in two days post Q1 results

    MIRC Electronics has hit the upper circuit for the second straight day, up 20% at Rs 24.16 on BSE after the company on Wednesday reported nearly four-fold jump in net profit at Rs 4.50 crore in June quarter (Q1FY18). The company engaged in consumer electronics business had reported a profit of Rs 1.16 crore in a year ago […]

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    Engineering institutes pull plug on electronics courses the most

    The electronics and telecommunication branch of engineering, also referred to as electronics and communication by some universities, has witnessed the highest number of closures across engineering colleges in the country this year. This branch of engineering involves designing and manufacturing the hardware and software systems that run communication devices such as radio, mobile, television and […]

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    Beats Electronics Unveil Noise-Cancelling Headphones ‘Studio3 Wireless’

    Beats Studio3 Wireless retail for 349.95 Euros. (Image: AFP Relaxnews) The brand Beats by Dre, which belongs to Apple Inc., has unveiled its Beats Studio3 Wireless range which it describes as “an incredible sound solution for noise-cancelling headphones.” The products are already available for purchase. Prices start at $349.95. On the outside, very little has […]

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    Hero Electronix sets eyes on IoT, defence electronics

    Hero Electronix, part of the Hero Group, is gearing up to venture into new areas like Internet of Things (IoT), defence electronics and automotive sector, according to a senior company official. The company has identified IoT-enabled home solutions as a priority area as part of its strategy to scale up overall business. “More and more […]

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    New Firewall Claimed to Better Protect Android Devices From Threats

    HIGHLIGHTS A new firewall programme can protect smartphones from malware attacks It can be implemented as a tiny chip, or an independent software module Researchers use machine learning algorithms to monitor smartphones Scientists have developed an innovative firewall programme that can protect smartphones from malicious codes and security threats. Earlier this year, researchers from the […]

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    How to Reset or Hard Reboot an iPhone or iPad

    HIGHLIGHTS Don’t force restart unless your iPhone or iPad is not responding The button combination is different for iPhone 7/ iPhone 7 Plus Hold down the buttons until you see the Apple logo Despite all of Apple’s engineering efforts, there are some times when your iPhone or iPad stops responding to your touch and you need to reset iPhone. And no […]