NASA’s InSight Mars lander set to launch on May 5

NASA is launching a new spacecraft to Mars, that will study the deep interior of the red planet to learn how all rocky planets and their moons are formed. This is the first time that a space mission will be launched from America’s West Coast, NASA said. Most of US’ interplanetary missions take off from […]

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AI may help search for gravitational waves: Study

Scientists have used artificial intelligence tools to train an AI ‘brain’ to search for gravitational wave signals. Gravitational waves, ripples in space-time caused by massive astronomical events, were first hypothesised by Albert Einstein in 1915. It took another century before the Laser Interferometry Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) detectors in the US first picked up the very […]

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Logitech Hindi keyboard launched in India, price starts at Rs 695

Logitech has launched its first ever Hindi keyboard, which has been developed exclusively for the Indian market. The idea behind the Hindi language keyboard is to empower more users to correspond in their local language. Logitech Hindi keyboard comes in two varieties – wired and wireless. The wired one costs Rs 695, while the wireless […]

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Google Home first impressions: The early days of smart

Voice assistants are slowly becoming the next big thing in the tech world. These speakers can answer queries, give you information as a routine and, of course, play songs from online streaming services. After Amazon’s Echo, Google Home series of smart speakers will become available in India from this month. Here is a first impression. Google Home […]

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Digital Native: Delete Facebook?

One fine day, we all woke up and were told that Facebook sold our data to Cambridge Analytica and then they made dastardly profiles of us to target us with advertisement and political propaganda, so, we made a beeline for #DeleteFacebook. The most surprising part about the expose is how much of a non-event it […]

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Google Pixel 3 name confirmed in Android P’s AOSP code: Report

The Google Pixel 3 name has been confirmed thanks to the Android Open Source Project (AOSP) code for Android P. Google had recently released the developer edition of Android P and the latest reports indicate that the term Pixel 3 has officially made an appearance in the AOSP code. The news was first reported by XDA Developers website, which has also shared […]

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WhatsApp Plus contains malware: Here’s how to delete the app

Cybercriminals have created a fake version of WhatsApp, designed to fetch crucial information, photos, phone numbers from a user’s mobile phone. Security researchers at Malwarebytes Labs, an American Internet security company, have discovered that a fake WhatsApp app has been circulated on the web these days that can affect your smartphone. Dubbed the WhatsApp Plus, the malicious […]

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Dinosaurs were dying off long before asteroid hit: Study

Dinosaurs were in trouble long before the massive asteroid – believed to be the primary cause of their extinction – hit the Earth some 65 million years ago, a study suggests. Researchers from the University at Albany in the US found that the emergence of toxic plants combined with dinosaurs’ inability to associate the taste […]

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