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Mandatory test for telecom gadgets from October 1: Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan

All telecom equipment used by operators will have to undergo mandatory testing and get certified by authorised agencies in accordance with specified norms from October 1, Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan has said. She said this when asked whether the Indian government was contemplating a cautious approach with regard to procurement of equipment from Chinese companies, […]

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US to spare Apple watch, many gadgets from new China tariffs

The United States will spare Apple Inc’s Watch and other consumer gadgets from the latest round of tariffs on Chinese goods, a senior administration official said in a last-minute reprieve for the technology industry on Monday. The administration’s proposal for the tariffs on $200 billion of products drew protest from technology companies earlier this year, […]

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Health insurance remains one of the under-penetrated segments in India

Health insurance remains one of the under-penetrated segments in India with only 25-30% of Indians having health insurance. However, like in every other field, technology is likely to play an integral part even in the insurance sector. Even the insurance regulator is batting for the use of wearable devices for life and health insurance policies which […]

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Remember these gadgets from the past? The latest generation of kids don’t know of their existence

1/9 Technology has evolved at an exponential pace since the internet was first made available to the general public in the form of the World Wide Web in 1990. Brick-like cell phones in their earliest avatars in 80s have given way to the sleek tablets and smartphones of today. Developers are forced to work with […]

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Water bottle speaker, foldable Li-on battery: Quirky gadgets to watch out for at CES 2019

As tech giants like Google, LG, Samsung, Intel, AMD and Asus gear up to take centre stage at CES 2019, consumers are in for quite the treat. While not all companies have the ability or resources to make a big splash at CES 2019, certain quaint startups are more than capable of impressing with their innovative, […]

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Jabra noise-cancelling headphones to D-Link 5G Router: Top gadgets of January 2019

CES 2019 is done and dusted, but the excitement is just beginning as innovative gadgets are all set to hit stores soon. Here’s a list of gadgets that will definitely add the oomph factor to your electronic collection: Jabra Elite 85h Wireless Headphones The Jabra Elite 85h wireless noise-cancelling headphones are more than capable of […]