An app, FingerIO tracks fine-grained finger movements by turning smartphones or smartwatches into an active sonar system using the device's own microphones and speakers.
A man has claimed that he chopped off his left hand's little finger and offered it at Tirupati temple in Andhra Pradesh as a "token of gratitude" after Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi were granted bail.
A golfer who was bitten on the leg by a crocodile while playing at an Australian tourist resort said Tuesday he was partly at fault for hitting his ball in the water and disturbing the aggressive reptile while it sunbaked.
MIT researchers have developed a finger-worn device with a built-in camera that converts written text into audio for the visually impaired.
A court here has convicted a youth, who had robbed a West Bengal-based trader at knife point and later chewed off a finger of a policeman who nabbed him after a scuffle here in 2007.