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Friday, 22-June-2018

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BIGGEST TECH SHOW ON EARTH KICKS-OFF WITH FOCUS ON AI

22 weeks ago
The largest technology show on Earth took off in this hub of the gaming world with Artificial Intelligence (AI) taking centre-stage as the wonder kid of tomorrows world, promising to bring in sweeping changes in everyones concept of technology. The Consumer Electronic Show (CES) 2018 at the Las Vegas Convention Center and other places would showcase products and solutions from almost all the tech giants, bringing in latest innovations and gadgets which would be available for buying or adopting in the coming months. The Consumer Technology Association, which owns and produces the show going on annually for the last ...
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INTEL TECHNOLOGY TO POWER AUTONOMOUS DRIVING

22 weeks ago
Chip giant Intel has announced that two million vehicles from BMW, Nissan and Volkswagen will use Mobileye Road Experience Management (REM) technology to build and rapidly update low-cost, scalable high-definition maps throughout this year. Intel bought Israeli sensor and chipmaker Mobileye last year for $15 billion. In a keynote address at the “CES 2018” here, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich highlighted how data is transforming the world around us and driving the next great wave of technology innovation – from autonomous driving to Artificial Intelligence (AI) to Virtual Reality (VR). Krzanich un...
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KIDS DESIGN SENSOR TO DETECT LPG LEAKS

23 weeks ago
As the incidents of accidental explosions and fires caused by domestic gas cylinders keeps increasing, two Bengaluru youngsters, both teenagers, have designed a sensor which can detect gas leaks and alert people in advance. Purushottam N (14), a Class 9 student of Government High School, Uttarahalli, and his sister Shravani N (16), a first-year Pre-university Commerce student of DayanandSagar College, have designed the sensor to exhibit it at the college’s talent search competition. Purushottam says , “To solve the problem of accidental fires and explosions of gas cylinders, we used Arduino Uno, a micro...
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500 VILLAGES TO GET FREE WI-FI

23 weeks ago
In keeping with its reputation as the Silicon city of India, Bengaluru today can boast of free Wi-Fi being available at most of the tourist spots within the city. Now It has been extended to more areas and from December residents of 500 gram panchayats across the state began using Wi-Fi services to access the internet from the comfort of their homes. The state government initiative to provide 2,560 gram panchayats with free Wi-Fi was launched at the inaugural session of the Bengaluru Technology Summit on November 1  by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah. With more than 90 per cent of the state’s villages...
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INDIA’S SCIENTIFIC VOYAGE OF 2017

25 weeks ago
ISRO’s Starstruck Achievements 104 Satellites successfully launched by ISRO In its thirty-ninth flight (PSLV-C37), ISRO’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle successfully launched the 714 kg Cartosat-2 Series Satellite along with 103 co-passenger satellites on the morning of February 15, 2017, from Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota. This is the thirty-eighth consecutively successful mission of PSLV.  The total weight of all the 104 satellites carried on-board PSLV-C37 was 1378 kg. ...
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MILLIONGENIES’S DREAMS OF MILLIONS OF GENIES

26 weeks ago
There are a plethora of stories in our society on blood relations. Films have been made and counting the associated dialogues regarding blood relationships is practically impossible.  The other side of this coin is the presence of those who play their Holis with blood. Those who live like this, upon getting angry, make it imperative to either bleed or shed the blood of others. There’s even a saying in Hindi that roughly translates to -- the eyes bloodshot with anger. The biggest bane of our civilization is that while the world needs all the blood it can get to save lives, our civilization is more focused on the bloods...
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ENVIRONMENT SECRETARY TURNS TO WHATSAPP

26 weeks ago
The Delhi Environment Department Secretary will sound an alarm on Whatsapp if Air Quality Index (AQI) crosses a particular mark, asking authorities to carry out pollution control measures, official sources said. “On the basis of AQI, an alarm will be triggered by the Secretary (Environment), GNCTD on Whatsapp. The follow-up action by authorities concerned is expected without delay,” an Environment Department communique said. The SOP (standard operating procedure) for controlling severe air pollution in Delhi asks city Municipal Corporations, Public Works Department, Delhi Development Authority and others to carry out...
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FIRST EVER SPACE GALLERY

27 weeks ago
A Space Technology Gallery, set up in an area of about 700 sq meters at the Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum (VITM) in Kasturba Road, Bengaluru, will be a major attraction for visitors. The gallery, the first of its kind in the country, will give a glimpse of space technology, especially India’s space programme. From Aryabhata, India’s first satellite, up to the indigenous shuttle, the air breathing Scramjet engine, and also the yet to be launched solar mission Aditya, the gallery has an impressive interactive display showcasing the variety of satellites developed by ISRO. Inaugurated by...
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LONDON RUNS ON COFFEE, LITERALLY

27 weeks ago
Waste coffee grounds are now used to help power some of London’s buses, according to transport authorities. A biofuel created by blending oil extracted from coffee waste with diesel is to be added to the public transport fuel supply, reports the BBC. London-based technology firm bio-bean Ltd has said it has produced enough coffee oil to power one bus for a year. Transport for London (TfL) has increasingly turned to using biofuels to reduce transport emissions. Londoners create 200,000 tonnes of coffee waste a year, according to bio-bean. The company takes the used grounds from coffee shop...
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NEW SPECIES DEVELOP IN JUST TWO GENERATIONS

28 weeks ago
A study of birds, which live on the Galapagos Islands in the Pacific Ocean, has shown direct genetic evidence that new species can arise in just two generations. The findings, published in the journal Science, are based on a study of a “strange” bird that arrived on a remote island in the Galapagos archipelago 36 years ago. “The novelty of this study is that we can follow the emergence of new species in the wild,” said B. Rosemary Grant from Princeton University in the US. The researchers said that the newcomer belonging to one species mated with a member of another species resident o...
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INNOVATIVE IDEAS OF YOGESH

28 weeks ago
The creative mind has no limitation and this has been proved by innovators time and again. Yogesh Kumar (47), an employee of AG office, Bihar, has the passion to create something new applying his scientific acumen. Though he does not have the have the required degrees in science or technical field but his creativity is above the bookish knowledge. He has made several electronic gadgets useful for day to day life. Now, he is working on providing sunlight in dark rooms. It’s not like that the solution provided by Vastu experts who tell customers to break the wall and make a window or apply a mirror to reflect the sun rays in...
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TECH WHICH CAN SAVE THE EARTH

30 weeks ago
In   honour of — World Environment Protection and Conservation day on November 19th, a day to raise global awareness to take positive environmental action to protect nature and the planet earth here a list of some of the most useful and inspiring technological advances that are assisting conservation. Electric cars Corporations like Tesla, founded by the visionary -- Elon Musk are at the forefront of the era of green cars. Cars like the ones manufactured by Tesla Motors not only run on electricity but also get recharged ...