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Sunday, August 18, 2019

‘city killer’ came very close to Earth!

USA:Asteroid 2019 OK, which has been dubbed as ‘city killer’ came very close to Earth last week, flying at a speed of nearly 15...

“Agricopter” an easy solution for spraying pesticides in the field

Chennai: Students at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras have developed a "smart agricopter" to eliminate manual spraying of pesticides in agricultural fields and...

iphone should made in US- said Trump

Washington: US President Donald Trump on Friday ruled out a tariff waiver for Apple products made in China, reported The Hindu.“I want Apple to build...

Jio to introduce Gigafiber network

Mumbai: After disrupting the Indian mobile telephony market, Reliance Jio is all set to storm the wired broadband market with its commercial launch slated to...

Laxman Muthiyah found a bug in Instagram; got $30,000

Chennai: Laxman Muthiyah has won $30,000 as a part of a bug bounty programme after he spotted a flaw in Instagram. He is a Chennai-based...

‘Face App’: Senator Chuck Schumer asks FBI to review

New York: Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer asked the FBI to review a Russian company’s trendy smartphone app called Face app, which has now become popular...

Twitter Anniversary!

Twttr, a small service which is a "group send" SMS application was launched for public use on July 15, 2006,July 15, is one of the...

Here is how fishes change gender, scientists break the mystery

Melbourne: Scientists have, for the first time, unlocked the mystery of how 500 species of fish -- including the famous clownfish -- change their gender...

Twitter will come up with advanced features

San Francisco: Most popular social media platform Twitter is going to change its outlook. Twitter is a Micro-blogging site teasing its 321 million global users...

Google to introduce “Shoelace”, a new social media platform

New York: After the failure of Orkut and Google Plus, technological giant Google is going to introduce Shoelace, a new social media platform. It is...

Chandrayaan 2 ready to launch on July 15

Sriharikota: ISRO is set to launch its second moon mission, Chandrayaan 2, next week, on 15 July.A 2:51 am time slot has been set for...

Earliest evidence for ritualised cannabis smoking unearthed in ancient tombs

China:The earliest evidence of cannabis smoking was unearthed in a burial site in China by a group of Archeologist. As per the new evidence,...

Anti-malaria drug may mitigate hereditary hearing loss says study

Washington:The anti-malarial drug artemisinin can help in mitigating hearing loss, caused by heredity and genetic disorders, a study has found. The study was conducted by researchers...

Jupiter to be at its biggest and brightest this week; will...

Washington: During this month of June, Jupiter will be appearing its biggest and brightest in the sky, offering everyone the opportunity to get a...

Sleep determines one’s personality claims new study

London:A recent study published in the European Journal of Personality suggests that sleep determines one's personality. The study suggests that the quality of sleep...

Climate change affecting global food production, says study

London:Climate change is having a negative impact on global food production, specifically affecting the production of key crops, says a recent study. The world's...

Body parts respond to day and night independently from brain, suggests...

California: Can your liver sense it when you are staring at a television screen or cellphone late at night? It seems so, and when such...