Mous

  • India, China sign 16 pacts worth $20 bn in two days September 18, 2014

    Chinese president Xi Jinping announced investments worth 20 billion dollars over the next five years. Sixteen agreements were signed, which included two industrial parks in India and investments in the Railways. Jinping also invited PM Narendra Modi to visit China next year. ...
  • Hackers now using mice, keyboards, pendrives, other USB devices to hack into computers July 31, 2014

    Boston: USB devices such as mice, keyboards and thumbdrives can be used to hack into personal computers in a potential new class of attacks that evade all known security protections, a top computer researcher revealed on Thursday. Karsten Nohl, chief scientist with Berlin's SR Labs, noted that hackers could load malicious...
  • A new wearable device that can make the indispensable computer mouse obsolete July 10, 2014

    Washington: A thimblelike device that sits at the end of your finger and allows you to interact with the virtual world in three dimensions may render the indispensable computer mouse obsolete. The way in which humans interact with computers has been dominated by the mouse since it was invented in the...
  • Movie mogul Walt Disney's old mansion sold for USD 74 million June 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: An old mansion which once belonged to movie mogul Walt Disney has been sold for USD 74 million, down from its asking price of USD 90 million. The house has been bought by an undisclosed international buyer. Gabriel Brener, coowner of the Houston Dynamo soccer team, bought the Carolwood Estate...
  • 11 keyboard shortcuts to speed up your work and save time October 21, 2013

    Whenever we work on a PC, there are a few basic commands that we commonly follow no matter what all tasks we are performing. Whether we are writing on a word processor, surfing web, or multitasking, we tend to perform some basic functions like opening a new tab, minimising...
  • Doug Engelbart, inventor of computer mouse, dies at 88 July 4, 2013

    San Francisco: Doug Engelbart, the inventor of the computer mouse and developer of early incarnations of email, word processing programs and the Internet, has died at the age of 88. The Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California, where Engelbart had been a fellow since 2005, said Wednesday that it was...
  • Audi launches carshaped wireless computer mouse at Rs 5,599 June 10, 2013

    New Delhi: German luxury car manufacturer Audi has announced the launch of a carshaped wireless computer mouse. It features 2.4 GHz technology with scroll wheel and highresolution 2000 dpi sensor with a minimum range of 6 meter. Audi computer mouse in a sculpted Audi car body is compatible with PC...
  • India to participate in upgradation of Chahbahar port May 4, 2013

    On Board Special Aircraft: India will participate in the upgradation of strategically crucial Chahbahar port in Iran, that gives access to Afghanistan, and the issue will be discussed when External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid holds talks with his counterpart Ali Akbar Salehi. "We have taken a decision. We will collaborate...
  • Trade issues to dominate Khurshid's visit to Iran May 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Ways to increase commercial links with sanctionshit Iran to reduce huge bilateral trade imbalance will be high on the agenda when External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid travels to Tehran on Friday on a threeday visit. India's participation in the upgradation of Iran's Chahbahar port, which gives access to...
  • Jairam Ramesh moots 20-year moratorium on mining in tribal areas March 18, 2013

    Hyderabad: Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Sunday mooted 20-year moratorium on mining in tribal areas of Andhra Pradesh. Addressing a public meeting at G K Veedhi, a an interior tribal area in Visakhapatnam district, he suggested to Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy to impose the ban...
  • India, Britain sign MoUs on education February 21, 2013

    New Delhi: India and Britain on Wednesday signed two MoUs for strengthening educational ties between the two countries. The Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) signed by Minister of State for Human Resource Development Jitin Prasada and British Minister of State for Universities and Science David Willetts will focus on strengthening community colleges,...
  • Game review: 'Epic Mickey 2' is drab, charmless November 30, 2012

    While Mickey Mouse has been the face of The Walt Disney Co. for more than 80 years, I don't think he's anyone's favourite toon. The kids in my family adore Ariel, Simba and Buzz Lightyear, while I have a soft spot for Scrooge McDuck. Mickey is more corporate logo than...
  • Logitech launches the Touch Mouse M600 at Rs 3,999 April 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Expanding its wireless portfolio, Logitech, one of the key providers of personal peripherals for computers and other digital platforms, has announced the launch of its "Touch Mouse M600" in India. Priced at Rs 3,999, it is a wireless mouse that features a touch surface and lets users navigate...
  • HP launches the world's first WiFi mouse in India January 13, 2012

    New Delhi: HP has introduced a firstofitskind WiFi mouse in India. The HP WiFi Mobile Mouse is the first wireless mouse to connect to computer without a USB dongle via a PC's builtin WiFi receiver. According to HP the mouse has up to nine months of battery life, that is more...
  • Justin Timberlake proud of Ryan Gosling October 27, 2011

    Los Angeles: Pop starturnedactor Justin Timberlake has heaped praise on his former 'Mickey Mouse Club' costar Ryan Gosling saying he's one of the finest young actors in Hollywood. The 'Cry Me a River' hitmaker grew up with Gosling and the two castmates even lived together as their TV careers...
  • Gujarat govt gets IT notice on business MOUs March 15, 2011

    Ahmedabad: The Income Tax Department has issued a showcause notice to the Gujarat government seeking details of all MoUs worth over Rs 1000 crore that have been signed by the state government with different companies. The notice comes just three days after Gujarat signed four MoUs with a Canadian provincial...
  • Not so vibrant Gujarat, investors cheat govt January 5, 2011

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government has been highlighting how it is the best investment destination, but they've not revealed how many companies have literally cheated the government over the past decade. The government simply cannot even establish contact with them, let alone getting their projects implemented. Over the past eight years, several MoUs...
  • Scientists create mouse that tweets December 23, 2010

    London: A team of Japanese scientists have created a geneticallymodified "tweeting" mouse which they say will shed new light on how languages evolved. The singing mouse developed by the researchers at the University of Osaka as part of their 'Evolved Mouse Project'are prone to miscopying DNA and are more likely to...
  • Tech Toyz: It's Ganpati special this week September 18, 2010

    On this episode of Tech Toyz we not only celebrate the Ganpati festival but also bring you the lowdown on the best gadgets of all time, Google Instant and the best 'mouse' available in the market. ...
  • Apple redesigns iMac, MacBook; reveals Magic Mouse October 21, 2009

    Apple revamped its desktop and laptop lines on Tuesday, dramatically redesigning the iMac allinone and MacBook laptop. Apple has also added a few updates to its Mac Mini line of smallscale desktops. It introduced a handful of updated peripherals, with a multitouch mouse bringing the most thorough changes. New iMacs The...
  • Voice of Mickey Mouse breathes his last in LA May 21, 2009

    Los Angeles: Soundeffects specialist Wayne Allwine, who followed in the footsteps of Walt Disney to provide the falsetto voice of Mickey Mouse for the past 32 years, has died, Walt Disney Co said on Wednesday. Allwine succumbed to complications from diabetes at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles on...
  • Voice of Mickey Mouse breathes his last in LA May 21, 2009

    Los Angeles: Soundeffects specialist Wayne Allwine, who followed in the footsteps of Walt Disney to provide the falsetto voice of Mickey Mouse for the past 32 years, has died, Walt Disney Co said on Wednesday. Allwine succumbed to complications from diabetes at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles on...
  • Hard to digest: Woman finds mouse in dinner February 4, 2009

    El Paso (Texas): What Maria Gonzalez says she found in her food when she went to Lin's Buffet last Friday night made her lose her dinner. The Texan claimed that a mouse was the main ingredient in her dish at a Chinese buffet. The manager said that the woman might...
  • Photogallery: Mickey Mouse turns 80 November 19, 2008

    To celebrate the 80th birthday of one of the world's most popular cartoon character, Mickey Mouse, Walt Disney cartoon characters Mickey and Minnie Mouse came to Mumbai. Mickey Mouse has been around since 1928 when his first film Steamboat Willie was released and on his 80th birthday he decided to...
  • Pics: Mickey in sari | Slumdog Millionaire | Gambhir ban November 1, 2008

    The world's favorite family entertainer performs live for Indian audiences with his friends Donald Duck, Goofy, Pluto and his sweetheart Minnie Mouse. ...
  • Mouseeating plant debuts in Sydney horticulture show September 27, 2008

    Sydney: Forget traps. A carnivorous plant big enough to devour a mouse or baby rat is among scores of rare and exotic flora on display at Sydney's Royal Botanic Gardens and horticulturists say it can be grown at home. The Nepenthes or Pitcher plant is one of several species of...
  • Mickey Mouse must die, says top Islamic cleric September 18, 2008

    Atlanta: A top Saudi Arabian Islamic cleric has issued a death warrant against the iconic cartoon character Mickey Mouse. Terming Mickey Mouse as one of Satans soldiers, Sheikh Saleh ElLheidan issued a notification to the heads of all Arab TV networks, ordering them to stop distributing Mickey Mouses silly humour. "I advise...