FLEXIBILITY

  • Portal: A 6-inch Android smartphone that can be strapped to your arm September 30, 2014

    Washington: A new wearable smartphone that features a flexible 6-inch display and can be wrapped around the lower arm has been invented. The Android based smartphone, called the Portal, is a phone, smartwatch and fitness tracker in one. The water resistant and shatterproof device features 2GB of RAM and 64GB of...
  • LG unveils 18inch flexible and transparent OLED panels, promises 60inch rollable TVs July 10, 2014

    Seoul: LG Display announced that it has developed a 18inch flexible OLED panel that is rollable as well as a 18inch transparent OLED panel. The flexible OLED panel has a 1200x810 pixel resolution and the panel can be rolled up to a radius of 3cm without affecting the function of...
  • LG G Flex curved, flexible smartphone launched in India at Rs 69,999 February 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The LG G Flex, LG's first curved and flexible smartphone that also includes a selfhealing coating on the back, has been launched in India at a price of Rs Rs 69,999. LG says the phone would be available in India from this month. Even before the official announcement, the...
  • Samsung to bring devices with foldable screens in 2015: CEO November 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Having already given a glimpse of its phone with a flexible screen at the International CES gadget show early this year, the company now says it will bring its devices with foldable screens some time in 2015. "At Samsung's Analyst Day, alongside talking serious financial numbers, forward looking...
  • G Flex: LG's curved display phone leaked in images October 14, 2013

    New Delhi: After Samsung, now it's LG's turn to come up with a curved display smartphone. Amidst reports that LG is working on a 6inch curved display phone, dubbed LG G Flex, Engadget published a few leaked press shots of what is claimed to be LG's upcoming phone with a...
  • Samsung's curved display smartphone coming in Oct, LG's in Nov October 7, 2013

    Seoul: LG Electronics Inc's display unit said on Monday it will start mass production of curved smartphone displays as the South Korean phone maker plans to launch a smartphone with the new screens next month to catch bigger rival Samsung Electronics Co Ltd. Samsung said last month it would introduce a...
  • LG to mass produce its flexible OLED panel for smartphones October 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Following the commercial rollout of its first 55inch OLED TV display earlier this year, LG has now announced that it will mass produce the world's first flexible OLED panel for smartphones. LG Display's flexible OLED panel is built on plastic substrates instead of glass. By applying filmtype encapsulation...
  • Central aid to states should be flexible: President July 2, 2013

    Mumbai: Central assistance to any state should have flexibility to address special problems that it might be facing, President Pranab Mukherjee said in Mumbai on Monday. At a function to mark birth centenary celebrations of late VP Naik in the backdrop of severe drought faced by the state in 2013,...
  • LG to unveil unbreakable, flexible 5inch plastic OLED panel May 20, 2013

    New Delhi: After Samsung, now it's time for LG to unveil a flexible display. The company has announced that it will unveil an unbreakable and flexible 5inch plastic OLED panel for mobile devices. The development comes at a time when smart devices are being used more than ever and at...
  • Future devices may have screens that can be rolled out or stretched April 14, 2013

    New York: The touted arrival this year of wearable gadgets such as computer displays strapped to wrists and in wraparound glasses is just a step towards a bigger revolution in screens those that can be bent, folded and rolled up. Once freed from today's relatively heavy, breakable and fixed glass...
  • Indian women prefer more flexibility at workplace, says survey March 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Majority of working women in the country prefer greater flexibility at workplace and they define professional success as the right balance between work and personal life, says a survey. Professional networking site LinkedIn's survey that was released on Monday said that 94 per cent of Indian women felt...
  • CES 2013: Samsung shows off phone with a flexible screen January 11, 2013

    Las Vegas: By showing off a phone with a flexible screen, Samsung is hinting at a day when we might fold up our large phone or tablet screens as if they were maps. The Korean electronics company provided a glimpse of such a device at a keynote speech Wednesday at the...
  • Galaxy Note 2 may have flexible screen: Report August 9, 2012

    New Delhi: The nextgeneration Samsung Galaxy Note may have a flexible screen, according a Mashable report. But don't let the word "flexible" fool you. A flexible screen here does not mean that you will be able to bend the phablet. It instead means that Samsung is expected to make use...
  • A sneak peek into the tablets of the future July 16, 2012

    San Francsico: Tablets with paperthin screens that can be folded and tucked into your back pocket, artificial intelligence and augmented reality the stuff of science fiction may be coming to a store near you. It's been two years since Apple launched the iPad and spawned rival tablets from the likes...
  • IBNLiving: Exercises to strengthen your back December 17, 2008

    Our expert takes you through exercises to improve mobility and flexibility. ...
  • Flexible jobs result in healthier lifestyle: study December 12, 2007

    Houston: You have one more reason to ask for workplace flexibility from your boss. It has now been proved scientifically that if companies provide workplace flexibility and if employees perceive that flexibility as real, then healthier lifestyle habits are put into action by those employees. "People who believe they have flexibility in...
  • We want reciprocal flexibility: Pak December 6, 2006

    Islamabad: Pakistan on Wednesday said President Pervez Musharraf had sought 'reciprocal flexibility' between New Delhi and Islamabad to find a negotiated settlement to the Kashmir issue. Gen Musharraf "was arguing for flexibility on both sides for a negotiated settlement of the Kashmir dispute", a statement issued by Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson...