US University adds Pokemon Go to its course

Published On: July 31, 2016 07:06 PM NPT By: PTI

WASHINGTON, July 31: Playing Pokemon Go can now help students earn course credits, thanks to a university in the US that has introduced a new class which will incorporate the widely popular augmented reality game.

BlackBerry announces second Android-based smartphone

Published On: July 31, 2016 12:40 PM NPT By: IANS

Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry on Wednesday announced its second Android-based smartphone DTEK50 that combines BlackBerry’s security, privacy and productivity with the Android 6.0 Marshmallow experience.

Xiaomi rolls out first laptop to take on Lenovo, Apple

Published On: July 28, 2016 05:17 PM NPT By: PTI

BEIJING, July 28: Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi on Wednesday rolled out its first laptop, testing the waters in a market that has been flooded with premium tablets.

Karuwa Apps developing Indie Games in Nepal

Published On: July 28, 2016 01:05 AM NPT By: Republica

Gaming industry is still in its infancy in Nepal. Karuwa apps, a Nepali company is led by Gopal Chitaure. They won Gameathon 2015, organized by MIC Nepal and UNICEF Nepal. In a chit-chat with Republica, the CEO shared about the gaming company’s evolution, their current ventures, and the future plans they have and beyond.

KATHMANDU, July 27: The Department of Environment (DoE) under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment (MoSTE) is all set to install air quality monitoring equipment in various 15 places in the Kathmandu Valley, including Dhulikhel.

OnePlus3 hits domestic market

Published On: July 27, 2016 11:02 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 27: OnePlus has launched it's long awaited flagship smartphone OnePlus3 in the domestic market.

Soon watch 3D movies in theatres without glasses

Published On: July 26, 2016 03:49 PM NPT By: Republica

NEW YORK, July 26: If you are tired of wearing those goofy glasses for a 3D movie experience, here comes some good news. Scientists from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Israel`s Weizmann Institute of Science have developed a display that lets you watch 3D films in a heather without eyewear.

Huawei P9 hits store shelves

Published On: July 26, 2016 01:45 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 25: Huawei has launched its much anticipated P9 smartphone in the domestic market.

Xiaomi reduces price of MI 4

Published On: July 25, 2016 08:04 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 25: Vatsal Impex, the authorized distributor of Xiaomi smartphones for Nepal, has slashed price of Xiaomi MI 4.

Mark Zuckerberg challenges Neymar

Published On: July 19, 2016 07:04 PM NPT By: Agencies

Football may not be Mark Zuckerberg’s strong point, but the Facebook founder has thrown down the gauntlet to Brazilian superstar Neymar Jr.