Category: Technology


Wikipedia Founder to Fight Fake News with New Wikitribune Site

London: Jimmy Wales, the co-founder of Wikipedia, is launching a new online publication which will aim to fight fake news by pairing professional journalists with an...


IIITM-K, IBM Develop Real-Time Water Quality Measurement System

Thiruvananthapuram: The Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management – Kerala (IIITM-K), an autonomous institute of the government of Kerala, and...


Navy Successfully Fires First BrahMos Land Attack Missile from Ship

New Delhi: India joined the club of selected few nations as the Navy today successfully fired the BrahMos Land attack supersonic cruise missile from a ship. This variant...


US-Russian Crew Blasts off for Space Station with One Empty Seat

Moscow: A scaled-down, two-man US-Russian crew blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan today for a six-hour ride to the International Space Station, a...


In A First, Red-Eyed Mutant Wasps Created in Lab

California: A jewel wasp has been genetically modified to have red eyes to prove that ‘gene editing’ technology can be used on such small creatures, reported website...


Broadband Expansion may Trigger Dangerous Surge in Space Junk: Study

London: Plans to launch “mega constellations” of thousands of communications satellites to allow for global wireless internet could lead to a rise in collisions and...


Robots to Replace 1 in 3 UK Jobs over Next 20 Years

London: A leading thinktank has urged the British government to spend billions of pounds helping poorly skilled workers in the less prosperous parts of the UK cope with...


Microsoft Shoves Windows 7 And 8.1 Users for Update

New York: Microsoft has started blocking Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 updates for computers running certain new chipsets, reported a UK daily’s website. The...


Samsung Galaxy S8’s Bixby Voice Assistant to be Delayed

Seoul: Samsung has confirmed that its much-anticipated answer to Apple’s Siri will be delayed, reported a UK television channel’s website. The Bixby voice-powered...


UST Global Helps Bosch Say ‘UrSafe’ to Car Drivers and Passengers

UST Global has designed and developed UrSafe to ensure the user’s safety.