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US to unveil revised guidelines for self-driving cars

The US automaker General Motors has already asked permission from federal regulators to deploy its first driverless car fleet in 2019.
 

15 Jan 2018

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You might prevent spam in WhatsApp soon

Spam messages are those which a user sends in bulk to its list of contacts. 
 

15 Jan 2018

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Facebook might lose USD 23 billion after announcing changes to News Feed

Facebook was on course to lose 17 billion pounds of its value after it announced it was making changes to its News Feed feature that will allow users to see more updates from family and friends.

14 Jan 2018

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CES 2018 brought disruptive technologies closer to our lives

Artificial Intelligence (AI) being showcased at the CES 2018 exhibition was seen to be entering new areas like farming and sea rescue.
 

14 Jan 2018

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3D printing technique that creates super soft organ replicas

The researchers tested the 3D-printed structures by seeding them with dermal fibroblast cells, which generate connective tissue in the skin and found that there was successful attachment and survival.

14 Jan 2018

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Mr Studiowala decides to prove himself in Bollywood. The newbie filmmaker believes his newest idea will prove to the world that he is a stable genius.

13 Jan 2018

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Snapchat layout design overhaul fetches 83 per cent negative reviews

"The most referenced keywords in the negative reviews include 'new update', 'Stories' and 'please fix'," TechCrunch reported.

13 Jan 2018

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Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to exit Disney's board

In the recent years, Twitter has signed deals with the NFL and MLB, among other sports leagues, to livestream certain games.
 

13 Jan 2018

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Apple apologises for sending data migration notice to US users

In a move to increase transparency and make inroads into China, the first data centre of the Cupertino-based tech giant Apple in China will be put into operation on February 28.
 

13 Jan 2018

China to build 'simulated earth system'

The device can simulate the complicated progress of earth systems. 
 

13 Jan 2018

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Google Duo reportedly works sans app installation

Google’s video chats mobile app was announced at the company’s developer conference in May 2016 and began its worldwide release in August the same year.

13 Jan 2018

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SpaceX Dragon spacecraft to return with key NASA cargo

Dragon is the only space station resupply spacecraft currently able to return cargo to Earth. 
 

13 Jan 2018

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WhatsApp testing 'demote' feature for group chat admins

It will allow one administrator to "demote" other administrators, without first deleting them from the group and then adding again as normal participants.

12 Jan 2018

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Facebook to tweak News Feed to encourage 'meaningful interactions' between people

Facebook is making changes to its News Feed feature that will allow users to see more updates from family and friends than posts from businesses, brands and media.

12 Jan 2018

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Researchers claim WhatsApp group chats vulnerable, company denies

The report, however, did not document any threat to the way end-to-end encryption protects the content of messages sent on WhatsApp.

11 Jan 2018

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OnePlus 5T 'Lava Red' edition launched in India

Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus on Thursday unveiled the OnePlus 5T "Lava Red" edition in India for Rs 37,999.

11 Jan 2018

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WhatsApp Group chats can easily be infiltrated: Researchers

With over 1.2 billion monthly active users, WhatsApp is available in more than 50 different languages around the world and in 10 Indian languages.
 

11 Jan 2018

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YouTube cuts ties with vlogger Logan Paul over Japan suicide video

Paul's channels were removed from YouTube's Google Preferred programme, where brands sell ads on the top five per cent of the platform's content creators, the BBC reported.
 

11 Jan 2018

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World's largest solar thermal plant to be built in South Australia

It will have the capacity to power 90,000 homes with eight hours of full load storage.
 

11 Jan 2018

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New emotionally intelligent robots aim to read human feelings

'Forpheus' is among several devices shown at this week's Consumer Electronics Show which highlight how robots can become more human-like by acquiring "emotional intelligence" and empathy.

11 Jan 2018

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Samsung India launches Galaxy A8+ smartphone

Galaxy A8+ is Samsung's first smartphone to sport a dual-front camera.

10 Jan 2018