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Trendy ‘Disappearing Messages’ feature how to activate in your WhatsApp

Weeks after WhatsApp rolled out the new ‘Disappearing Messages’ feature on November 5, it is now made available for its Indian users also . This new feature, that lets users turn on/off an option to delete individual and group chats automatically in seven days, will be available across all platforms, including Android, iOS, KaiOS, along Read More…

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New Invention by MIT researcher AlterEgo , Brain Signals to trigger tasks

Time magazine described AlterEgo as something which “doesn’t read your thoughts, but it can enable you to communicate with your computer without touching a keyboard or opening your mouth”.   Arnav Kapur, a 25-year-old post-doctoral scholar at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), invented the device called AlterEgo at the MIT Media Lab.   He made Read More…

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Apple acquired AR technology VR video conferencing Company

Apple has quietly acquired an AR technology startup Spaces, a former project of DreamWorks Animation for an undisclosed amount   “Apple buys smaller technology companies from time to time, and we generally do not discuss our purpose or plans,” a company spokesperson told Protocol via email.   Spaces announced last week that it was shutting Read More…

America Corona Virus Technology

MIT downgraded rating 1 out of 5 for Indian govt Mandatory Aarogya Setu app

1861 founded  Massachusetts Institute of Technology that has produced 95 Nobel laureates as on date has rated all the COVID-19 contact tracing apps in the world.   The App developed by National Informatics Centre was initially handed a rating of 2 out of 5 stars by the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), based on its Read More…

Indian Subcontinent

BSNL 4G services yet to Commence.. Unions Complaints vested interest behind block

[splco_heading size=”15″ align=”left” margin=”30″]It is important to recall here that in order to roll out 4G services, BSNL floated a tender on March 23 this year for the supply, deployment, and maintenance of 4G equipments at 50,000 sites, at a cost of around Rs 9,300 crores.[/splco_heading]   According to the unions, the Central Government had Read More…

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Singapore : 2kg vitamins for 2.7 Kms first attempt of drone service started

Singapore´s first attempt of drone delivery service has begun by taking vitamins to a ship, with its operator saying Wednesday the devices are crucial in reducing human contact during the coronavirus pandemic. The use of drones is part of the city-state´s drive to embrace technological innovation, as well as an effort to tackle a manpower Read More…

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NGT ordered stop of imports of e-waste for Major tech companies

The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has suspended the firms’ eligibility to import, called the extended producer responsibility (EPR) authorisation for several products from April 4.   EPR mandates that the company manages the equipment after its end of life. This is the first time the CPCB has issued suspension orders to any company on Read More…