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  • New flaws surface in the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Yesterday

    New Delhi: While we are sure a lot of you are excited about Samsung's Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, the flaws with these latest smartphones seem to be endless and just puts us off. The Samsung Galaxy S6 might be the best smartphone that the company has made till date,...
  • This camera produces pictures, generates power from pixels Yesterday

    New York: Scientists at Columbia University in New York have successfully built a camera that is capable of producing images using power harvested from the surrounding incident light. The prototype self-powering camera takes an image each second, and in a well-lit scene it can operate indefinitely. The team is led by...
  • The world's first video camera that runs without battery 3 days ago

    New York: The world's first self-powered video camera that runs without a battery and can produce an image each second has been developed by researchers led by an Indian-origin scientist. To develop the prototype camera, researchers designed a pixel that can not only measure incident light but also convert the incident...
  • Sony launches compact cameras with 60x optical zoom 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Sony is bringing the power of superzoom into your pocket with its latest range of cyber-shot cameras which are sleek in design, yet offer powerful zoom. The Sony Cyber-shot HX90V and WX500 are two small point-and-shoot cameras with 30x optical and 60x digital zoom- a Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* lens. Both...
  • Goa Police cracks Fabindia voyeurism case 1 week ago

    Panaji: A week after the hidden camera was detected by Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani at a Fabindia outlet near, police on Saturday claimed to have identified the store staffer who was behind the voyeurism episode. A police official said the accused staffer from Fabindia outlet at Candolim village shifted the...
  • Fabindia top brass grilled: CEO says would regain Irani's trust April 10, 2015

    Panaji: The top brass of apparel retailer Fabindia was on Friday questioned by Goa Police in the CCTV camera case even as its CEO said the company would do everything possible to restore Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani's confidence in it as a customer. Goa Police's crime branch questioned seven top...
  • Goa CCTV row: Fresh summons issued to MD and CEO of Fabindia to record their statement on Thursday April 8, 2015

    Panaji: Under a cloud after the trial room camera episode involving its Goa outlet, fresh summons have been by Police to Fabindia MD and CEO to record their statement on Thursday. Police have summoned 11 more employees of the outlet for quizzing. Fabindia is finding itself in a tough spot as...
  • Nikon launches a selfie stick April 8, 2015

    New Delhi: Even as the world's most travelled and visited destinations have started putting up a 'No Selfie Stick' board outside their premises, it is not deterring camera manufacturers like Nikon to introduce their own selfie sticks, making self-capturing easier. Nikon has introduced its own branded selfie stick for its...
  • Is there a hidden camera in your trial room? 4 ways to find out April 6, 2015

    New Delhi: Shopping for clothes can have almost a therapeutic effect. You see a dress, fall in love with it, buy it after trying it and go home with a new swing in your step. But this experience can easily be marred by the hidden camera in the trial room...
  • CCTV row: Goa court grants anticipatory bail to Fabindia manager on surety amount of Rs 10,000 April 6, 2015

    Panaji: A Goa court on Monday granted anticipatory bail to the manager of Fabindia store in Candolim on a surety of Rs 10,000 after a case was filed by Human Resources Development Minister Smriti Irani. The court has directed Chaitrali Sawant to be present before the Goa crime branch...
  • More trouble for Fabindia, salesman at Kolhapur outlet arrested for filming woman in trial room April 6, 2015

    Kolhapur: More trouble seems to be brewing for Fabindia as a salesman at Kolhapur outlet has been arrested for allegedly shooting a video of a woman while she was in the changing room. According to the CCTV footage, the accused is clearly seen crouching near the trial room. The woman's husband...
  • Trial room voyeurs: UP police conducts searches for hidden camera April 5, 2015

    Lucknow: In line with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister's call for strict action against incidents of hidden camera or video recording in trial rooms, the state police has conducted a series of searches at the malls and showrooms of the city. "After checking at prominent malls in the city yesterday, though...
  • Placement of CCTV camera outside trial room in Fabindia deliberate, say Goa Police sources April 5, 2015

    In an embarrassment for Fabindia, Goa Police sources claimed on Sunday that the placement of CCTV camera outside the trial room was deliberate. Sources added that CCTV camera was not placed according to the plan submitted by Fabindia. Fabindia is finding itself in a tough spot as a case was filed...
  • Easy availability of spy cameras of all sizes, shapes lead to its misuse April 5, 2015

    New Delhi: After Human Resources Development Smriti Irani claims to have detected a CCTV camera facing towards a FabIndia trial room in Goa, many shops are now being inspected to ensure that no such cameras are found inside changing rooms. Despite swift police action, there's no escaping the big world...
  • 'Do I smell a rat to obfuscate BJP national executive meeting,' tweets Lekhi on Irani's CCTV camera row April 4, 2015

    New Delhi: In potentially controversial remarks, BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi on Friday wondered if she "smelt a rat to obfuscate" the coverage of BJP's national executive meeting in Bengaluru by the row over union minister Smriti Irani spotting a hidden camera in the trial room of a garment store in...
  • FabIndia store sealed as HRD Minister Smriti Irani spots CCTV in changing room April 3, 2015

    Panaji: A store operated by fashion boutique chain FabIndia was sealed in Goa on Friday and three to four people were detained for allegedly setting up a CCTV camera which overlooked the store's changing room where central minister Smriti Irani was trying out clothes. As police made the announcement, the North...
  • Goa: HRD Minister Smriti Irani spots a camera outside changing room of FabIndia outlet, FIR filed April 3, 2015

    Calangute: In a shocking case, Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani spotted a camera outside the changing room of a FabIndia outlet in Calangute in Goa. According to the minister, the lens of the camera was pointed towards the changing room at the outlet. Subsequently, she made a call to local...
  • Nun rape case: Arrested man's wife identifies 7 accused from photos March 28, 2015

    Kolkata: The wife of Gopal Sarkar, one of the two men arrested in connection with the nun gangrape case, has identified seven accused persons by their photographs caught on the CCTV camera at the convent school on March 14 night, a senior CID official said on Saturday. "These persons had...
  • New camera technology in next iPhone could help you capture even richer colours March 26, 2015

    New Delhi: Apple has been granted a patent for a new camera technology that will use light-splitting cube to provide improved image quality. This new technology could potentially be incorporated in Apple's next iPhone. The patent states that the new camera will feature three separate imaging sensors and each of them...
  • Delhi Police to install CCTVs in vulnerable areas March 20, 2015

    New Delhi: CCTV cameras will be installed at vulnerable points within the jurisdiction of 44 police stations where the crime graph against women is higher, Delhi Police told the high court on Friday. A division bench of Justice BD Ahmed and Justice Sanjeev Sachdeva took on record the affidavit filed by...
  • IOTY 2014: A selfie camera placed at the venue March 17, 2015

    CNN-IBN's 'Indian of the Year' recognises the Indians whose contribution to the country has strengthened the foundation of our society and has helped build Brand India in the process. This is the ninth edition of the awards which were introduced in 2006. ...
  • Israel's TowerJazz to produce sensors for Intel's 3D cameras March 4, 2015

    Tel Aviv: TowerJazz has won a contract from Intel Corp to produce infrared sensors for Intel's 3D cameras, the Israeli chip manufacturer said on Tuesday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but a market source who asked not to be named estimates that the agreement could be worth hundreds of...
  • Xiaomi Yi Action Camera: Xiaomi launches GoPro Hero challenger at $65 March 3, 2015

    New Delhi: Targeting the budget-conscious consumers, Chinese mobile manufacturer Xiaomi came up with an affordable device at the ongoing Mobile World Congress; this time it is a personal camera. To take on the GoPro camera, Xiaomi launched its Yi Action Camera, which is a compact action-travel camera made for the non-sedentary...
  • Lenovo Vibe Shot: It's a camera. It's a smartphone. It's a crossover device! March 2, 2015

    New Delhi: Lenovo, at Mobile World Congress 2015, introduced a new device - the Vibe Shot. It is the company's first 2-in-1 camera smartphone, a crossover device. "It's first a fabulous camera that shutterbugs will love, and secondly, a performance-laden, standalone smartphone," said Lenovo in a press release. While the mention...
  • Delhi Police to deploy 55000 police personnel on election day February 6, 2015

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has made all the necessary arrangements for the February 7 polls. Patrolling has already started in all sensitive areas to ensure a free and fair election in the city. On the election day, 55000 police personnel will be deployed by the Delhi Police. Reportedly, senior officers...
  • Ahead of voting in Delhi, BJP builds elaborate booth management plan, AAP deploys 6,000 spy cameras February 6, 2015

    New Delhi: As Delhi prepares to vote on Saturday, political parties are making elaborate arrangements to manage the landmark election. While the Aam Aadmi Party claims to have deployed spy cameras to catch any attempt to bribe voters, the Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) is drawing up an extensive booth management...
  • Delhi polls: Distributed more than 2000 spy cameras to volunteers, says AAP February 5, 2015

    AAP says it has distributed video cameras and audio recorders to its workers saying there could be attempts to subvert the poll process. "We are keeping a close eye on allegations of distribution of liquor," said AAP leader Atishi Marlena. ...
  • Delhi Assembly elections: Comparative view of AAP, Congress manifestos; BJP's vision document February 3, 2015

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Congress have released their manifestos for Delhi Assembly elections while the BJP came out with its vision document instead of a manifesto. The BJP's vision document was released on Tuesday, just four days before elections while the Congress released its second manifesto...
  • Tirupati: 184 CCTV cameras installed at major locoations to check theft, terror threats February 1, 2015

    Local police authorites in Tirupati have launched a mission to secure the Temple Town. A hundred and eighty four CCTV cameras have been installed at major locoations to check theft and terror threats. ...