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3 ways app developers keep kids glued to the screen – and what to do about it

October 25, 2022 6:21 pm

To find out just how persuasive kids' apps can be, we applied a well-established model of persuasive design to 132 of the most popular early childhood apps downloaded by Australian families via the Android and iOS app stores.

How LinkedIn became a place to overshare

September 19, 2022 8:40 am

LinkedIn, which was started in 2003, was first known primarily as a place to share résumés and connect with co-workers. It later added a newsfeed and introduced ways for users to post text and videos. The site now has more than 830 million users who generate about 8 million posts and comments daily.

Researchers in South Korea transmit power wirelessly using infrared light

September 08, 2022 11:04 am

A team of researchers from Sejong University in South Korea successfully demonstrated a system that can wirelessly send power over a distance of 30 metres using infrared light.

Delhi-based startup develops anti-pollution helmet

August 23, 2022 10:19 pm

The company claims that the helmet fulfills all mandatory standards and reduces exposure to polluted air by 80 per cent.

Pradhan Mantri Sangrahalaya: 'Thought of how we could make galleries consistent, not controversial'

June 16, 2022 2:07 am

"If a museum is designed in the traditional way with static displays and graphical content, it is likely to go outdated. In digital museums, we can keep it evolving," said Tagbin CEO and design and technology consultant of the Sangrahalaya, Saurav Bhaik

Qualcomm wins fight against $1 billion EU antitrust fine

June 15, 2022 5:51 pm

The court's ruling has dealt a major setback to EU antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager's crackdown on Big Tech.

PM Modi urges use of technology to nourish children

April 19, 2022 3:17 am

Pointing out how the Vidya Samiksha Kendra has missed out on physical activity parameters, Modi stressed on the importance of physical education, which has been made a part of education in the National Education Policy 2020.

Technology-driven travel in 2022: Here's what Indians are interested in and what they can expect

January 28, 2022 8:08 pm

Almost 76 per cent of Indian travellers agreed that technology helps reduce the anxiety associated with travelling.

Leftover cooking oil is powering electric vehicle chargers. Here’s how

January 20, 2022 11:52 am

The cooking oil biofuel is being called “carbon neutral” by the developers.

At IITs, Computer Science students offered job packages worth crores

January 15, 2022 6:28 pm

The highest paying jobs made to IIT students at the end of phase-1 placement season are either for core computer science engineering roles or related to emerging technologies such as AI, machine learning, and data science.


From AI to 5G, here's what is expected in the world of tech for 2019

June 22, 2020 6:07 pm

We take a look at the top trends of tech to expect in 2019, from the growing using of Artificial intelligence to 5G.

How a CIA drone base grew in a desert out of a small commercial airstrip

June 22, 2020 6:16 pm

Officials from the US and Niger have confirmed the location of a new CIA drone base to The New York Times which analyses its construction and location.

Origin stories: Where the Global Positioning System or GPS came from

June 22, 2020 6:21 pm

Can you imagine your smartphone without the GPS? If not, you might want to thank god (or the scientists at MIT) for this day. See more:

Is the bullet train project on track: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:22 pm

#NewsInNumbers What has been the progress on the ambitious bullet train project. See more:

How much top I-T CEOs in India earn: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:22 pm

#NewsInNumbers How much the top CEOs in the I-T industry made in FY18.

A brief history of Amar Bose and Bose Corp.

June 22, 2020 6:22 pm

On Amar Bose's 5th death anniversary, a look at the legacy of Bose Corporation.

Youth in Agartala get advanced training centre for automobile sector

February 21, 2016 4:49 pm

Agartala, Feb 21 (ANI): Latest automobile components on display at a state of the art workshop. Recently, an upgraded automobile workshop with latest computer controlled machines was inaugurated at ITI Indranagar Agartala campus. The aim of the workshop was to develop skills of local youths and provide them with more employment options. The upgraded workshop has been supported by TATA Motors Ltd. Along with TATA Motors Ltd, Bosch, Fleetguard, Wabco, TATA Technologies, Castrol, JK Tyres and ZF Steerings are actively providing training to students on latest technology. Chairman of the National Skill Development Corporation believes the centre will help students sharpen their understanding of modern vehicles. In the age of globalization and cut throat competition, students are expected to have extraordinary skills.The workshop will help students from the Northeastern region to get better know how of latest automobile technology and face future professional challenges.

War against waste starts in Surat

February 19, 2016 5:58 am

Surat, Feb 19 (ANI): The Surat Municipal Corporation had come up with the initiative to clean the city by organising the 4th international conference on ‘Sustainable Municipal Solid Waste Processing Technology for Developing Nations’. The main theme of this conference is ‘War against Waste.’ SMC Commissioner Milind Torwane said as part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Clean India’ Campaign, they organised this conference.

Telecom Minister lauds mobile companies for spreading mobile technology

January 10, 2016 1:22 pm

Mumbai, Jan 10 (ANI): Union Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunications Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday appreciated the mobile companies for spreading mobile technology in the entire country. He said the responsibilities of the mobile operators do not end there; their main responsibility is to provide good service and for this the government is ready to take any strict actions. He further stated that if mobile operators can provide mobile services to villages, they should also provide better services as it is their responsibility.

The LG G4 Review

June 19, 2015 8:46 am