In today’s so-called smart home, you can dim the lights, order more toothpaste or tell the kids to go to bed simply by talking to a small Wifi-connected speaker, such as Amazon’s Echo or Google’s Home.

Perceived smart

March 18, 2017 00:35 am

The individuals who view themselves as smart and hard-working also seem to be perceived by others as smart and hard-working

BHAKTAPUR, March 14: The Jagati Office of the Department of Transport Management, Bhaktapur, has started distributing new smart license from Monday.

KATHMANDU, March 6: TCL has brought 55-inch UHD smart television in the Nepali market.

Dumb phones -- handsets that just make calls and send texts were set to disappear as technology moved on, but they have survived in emerging markets and among nostalgics of simpler devices in the West.

Smart homes

February 24, 2017 11:14 am

Imagine coming home from a long day’s work and you open the door, and the lights immediately turn on a shade past dim – just the way you like it. It’s 8:00 pm by the time you freshen up and as you sit down in the living room to relax, your sound system automatically turns on your favorite tune.

Toshiba Smart TV exhibition held

February 13, 2017 09:31 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: Toshiba held a ‘Toshiba Smart TV Exhibition’ in KL Tower, Kathmandu, on Friday.

Short & Smart: Styles for short hair

January 6, 2017 00:29 am

Established fifteen years ago, Galz Beauty Parlor is run by the three Shrestha sisters. The eldest sister, Osha Mulmi Shrestha, started working when she was sixteen and though experienced, she still travels abroad for trainings to enhance her beauty and makeup skills.

KATHMANDU, Dec 28: Smart Appliances Pvt Ltd -- a sister concern of KL Dugar Group -- on Monday organized a gathering of its dealers from across the country. On the occasion, the company also announced the release of its OLED TV and its future line up.

SMART at Apex College

December 20, 2016 22:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: Apex College organized a program entitled Systematic Management Application and Reinforcement Techniques (SMART) on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 13: It has come to light that the smart driving license issued by the Bagmati Transport Management Office has three major errors.

KATHMANDU, Nov 17: Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) is preparing to install smart meters in the Kathmandu valley as its pilot project in its bid to control the power leakage due to technical errors, and for the convenience of customers.

KATHMANDU, Oct 19: A year after launching the 'smart driving license' in the Bagmati zone, the Department of Transport Management (DoTM) is all set to launch the same across the country.

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: The Department of Transport Management is to bring the 'smart card system' into force to issue the driving license across the country from the next month.

Does your home really need a “smart speaker” that can answer questions, turn off the lights or play music when you ask? You may be about to find out.

SEOUL, Sept 12: Move over, earphones! You may soon be able to answer phone calls just by placing your finger in your ear, thanks to a new wearable smartwatch strap developed by a Korean company.

LOS ANGELES, Aug 25: Songstress Jennifer Lopez and her on-and-off boyfriend Casper Smart have reportedly called it quits.

A group of Ph.D. students from the MIT Media Lab and researchers from Microsoft Research have come up with a temporary tattoo with which you can control your smartphone.

KATHMANDU, July 29: Navin Distributors Pvt Ltd -- the exclusive distributor of Kent products for Nepal -- has launched yet another model of Kent Superb Smart RO Water Purifier.

KATHMANDU, June 27:: Smart Telecom Pvt Ltd has erected 50 towers in the capital to facilitate its customers.