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iOS 11.2 Update Now Available to Download on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch: What’s New OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition Announced, Goes on Sale Asus ZenFone Live (ZB501KL) Price Cut in India, Now Available Artificial Intelligence Has Come of Age, Says Nasscom President R Chandrashekhar New AI System Can Detect Bowel Cancer in Less Than a Second Sony Launches New AIBO Robot Dog as It Revives Pet AI Project With self-driving cars a distant dream, here’s how technology is already hitting Indian roads Alberta group helps companies develop technology to drive autonomous vehicles Technology will bring ‘revolutionary changes’ in education sector: Ram Madhav

iOS 11.2 Update Now Available to Download on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch: What’s New

  HIGHLIGHTS All iOS 11-running iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch models are compatible iOS 11.2 includes Apple Pay Cash and faster wireless charging New iOS

OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition Announced, Goes on Sale

HIGHLIGHTS OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition announced for India New Limited Edition to go on sale in the country on December 15 It’s expected

Asus ZenFone Live (ZB501KL) Price Cut in India, Now Available

HIGHLIGHTS ZenFone Live was launched in India in May at Rs. 9,999 It has since already received a price cut, bringing it to Rs. 8,999

Artificial Intelligence Has Come of Age, Says Nasscom President R Chandrashekhar

HIGHLIGHTS Saudi Arabia recently granted citizenship to a robot It is more of a “symbolic gesture” meant to draw the attention, he said “But actually

New AI System Can Detect Bowel Cancer in Less Than a Second

HIGHLIGHTS New AI system can detect colorectal cancer in less than a second It uses an endocytoscopic image to analyse about 300 features of polyp

Sony Launches New AIBO Robot Dog as It Revives Pet AI Project

Japan’s Sony said on Wednesday it has brought back AIBO more than a decade since it last made the robotic dog, as the electronics and entertainment firm seeks to rebuild

With self-driving cars a distant dream, here’s how technology is already hitting Indian roads

Autonomous cars, or self-driving cars as they are popularly called, are no longer a subject of fiction. Global companies such as Uber, Tesla and Google

Alberta group helps companies develop technology to drive autonomous vehicles

The 2013 e6 from Chinese manufacturer BYD has been modified to help develop navigation systems and other equipment created in the province that would be

Technology will bring ‘revolutionary changes’ in education sector: Ram Madhav

NEW DELHI: There would be “revolutionary changes” in education sector with the use of technology and the Internet in the future, BJP general secretary Ram Madhavsaid today, and asked whether

Margate deaf students ‘abused and harmed’

Margate deaf students ‘abused and harmed’

Westgate College and the Royal School for Deaf Children in Margate both shut after the trust that runs them went into administration in December. The CQC has now published details of conditions it found at the college. It said it [...]

April 7, 2016 Education
Geneva prosecutor opens inquiry linked to Panama Papers: Swiss media

Geneva prosecutor opens inquiry linked to Panama Papers: Swiss media

The Geneva prosecutor said on Thursday he had launched a criminal inquiry in connection with the Panama Papers, which revealed the use of offshore companies, including many set up by lawyers and financial institutions in the Swiss city. “We have [...]

April 7, 2016 Business
Fake US university exposes ‘pay-to-stay’ immigration fraud

Fake US university exposes ‘pay-to-stay’ immigration fraud

Officials said the accused knew that the University of Northern New Jersey did not exist, but they were unaware it was a ruse run by immigration agents. The defendants acted as brokers for more than 1,000 foreigners who sought to [...]

April 7, 2016 Education
Scientists stop Duchenne muscular dystrophy with gene editing

Scientists stop Duchenne muscular dystrophy with gene editing

DALLAS, Dec. 31 (UPI) — Scientists used the CRISPR/Cas9 method of gene editing to correct a mutation causing Duchenne muscular dystrophy, reversing the progressive disease in the experiments with mice, according to a new study. DMD is the most common, [...]

April 7, 2016 Health
OROP gets retrospective Cabinet nod

OROP gets retrospective Cabinet nod

The One Rank One Pension scheme, brought in last November to benefit more than 2.5 million ex- servicemen and war widows, on Wednesday received ex-post facto approval from the Cabinet. Under the scheme, pension would be revised on the basis [...]

April 7, 2016 News
‘Cold blasts’ can freeze out phantom limb pain

‘Cold blasts’ can freeze out phantom limb pain

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 6 — While amputees have found few treatments for phantom limb pain, researchers found using cold blast treatments helps to significantly reduce the pain. Image-guided cryoablation effectively reduced pain for patients in a small study at [...]

April 7, 2016 Health
Assam elections: Modi stopping development schemes started by Cong, says Azad

Assam elections: Modi stopping development schemes started by Cong, says Azad

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad today accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of “stopping” all developmental schemes launched by the Congress government in Assam affecting its growth. “Assam is placed in a difficult location geographically. So usually no investment comes [...]

April 7, 2016 News
L. K. Advani’s wife Kamla passes away

L. K. Advani’s wife Kamla passes away

Kamla Advani, the wife of BJP veteran L. K. Advani, died today at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) due to heart failure. Sources close to the family said she complained of uneasiness and breathlessness and was rushed [...]

April 7, 2016 News
Election stirs debate about Fed’s handling of political pressure

Election stirs debate about Fed’s handling of political pressure

Donald Trump says the Federal Reserve has stoked asset bubbles and backs a congressional review of its decisions. Bernie Sanders also wants to “audit” the Fed to make it less beholden to Wall Street. Ted Cruz calls for a return [...]

April 7, 2016 Business
Single-sex schools ‘must adapt for transgender pupils’

Single-sex schools ‘must adapt for transgender pupils’

The Association of Teachers and Lecturers has voted to lobby for better training on the issue for school staff. Schools were “ill-prepared” for such issues, one teacher told the gathering. But practical steps to modify changing facilities, toilets and uniforms [...]

April 7, 2016 Education
FDA approves biosimilar to Remicade for arthritis, IBS

FDA approves biosimilar to Remicade for arthritis, IBS

BETHESDA, Md., April 6 — A drug very similar to Remicade was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for treatment of Crohn’s disease, rheumatoid arthritis, irritable bowel syndrome and other chronic conditions, the agency said. Inflectra is a [...]

April 7, 2016 Health
Kamla Advani passes away

Kamla Advani passes away

Kamla Advani, wife of senior BJP leader L K Advani, died here on Wednesday at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) due to cardiac arrest. The AIIMS report said, “Smt. Kamla Advani, wife of Shri L K Advani, [...]

April 7, 2016 News