Rohit Lanjekar

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Russian planes bring fear and hope to Syrian city in Assad heartland

Syria,World news,Middle East and North Africa,Bashar al-Assad,Russia,The Observer,News<p>Residents of Latakia are divided as to whether Moscow’s military buildup will lead to religious repression or liberate them from terrorists

HTC's woes reflect Taiwan's troubles in high tech

In 2008, when most cellphone makers were still producing old-style models with push buttons, Taiwan's HTC designed one of the first Google Android smartphone handsets. By 2011, HTC smartphones enjoyed market share over 10% worldwide, gaining a following even in the United States.<p>But as fast as …

China

Paralyzed man walks again using brain-computer link

A brain-to-computer technology that can translate thoughts into leg movements has enabled a man paralyzed from the waist down by a spinal cord injury …

Even 'basic' girls are tired of their cheating VW Jettas

Well, this didn't take long. Former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn's office probably hasn't even been packed yet, and the jokes about his scandal-ridden former employer have already begun to fly.<p>Today, we'll be featuring the team from <i>Funny Or Die</i>, which has opted to not only skewer Volkswagen for …

Volkswagen

Kyocera's 'Haptivity' will bring force feedback to touch screens

Regardless of how much we get used to touch screens, they never compare to mechanicla buttons and the confidence they provide. Feedback is an important part of operating technology with conviction, something we have lost with touch-operated smartphones. Why do you think cameras still use actual …

Why BlackBerry's CEO Says He's Making an Android Phone

After much speculation and hopes that BlackBerry would release an Android phone, the struggling business device maker finally caved to the pressure …

Android Phones

Sony Xperia M2: Available in the UK Now

First announced at MWC earlier this year, Sony is finally bringing the 4G mid-range Xperia M2 Android smartphone to the UK.<p>Originally touted for a gradual rollout starting last month, not a lot has been heard from the device since Barcelona back in February, though it seems it has started creeping …