More people reading news on smartphones: Pew survey

By on May 1, 2015 at 11:07 AM.

More people reading news on smartphones: Pew survey

Readers are increasingly shifting to their smartphones to access news than their PCs, says a Pew Research Centre survey. Growth in mobile ad spending has outpaced all other platforms, explaining publishers' determination to tailor their content for the small screen, the study found. More →
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Caltech researchers develop a way to turn smartphone cameras into 3D scanner

By on April 6, 2015 at 11:52 AM.

Caltech researchers develop a way to turn smartphone cameras into 3D scanner

Imagine pulling smartphone out of your pocket, taking a snapshot of an object with its integrated 3D imager, sending it to the 3D printer and within minutes you have reproduced an accurate replica of the original object. This feat may soon be possible because of a new tiny high-resolution 3D imager developed by researchers at California Institute of Technology. More →
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Excessive use of smartphone could give you ‘Text Neck’ — a condition that could wreck your spine

By on November 21, 2014 at 12:21 PM.

Excessive use of smartphone could give you ‘Text Neck’ — a condition that could wreck your spine

A huge part of our day goes into surfing the web, replying to tweets, taking selfies or texting on our smartphone. Now, a new research paper reveals that slumping to read a text or study a selfie can put undue pressure on the neck. More →
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