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BUDGAM: Union Minister of State (IC) Ministry of Science and Technology; Minister of State (IC) Ministry of Earth Sciences; MoS of the Prime Minister’s Office and the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Dr Jitendra Singh today opened the newly refurbished Boys’ High School building featuring a smart classroom with a digitized system at …

Ameya DalviMay 30, 2022 11:28:18 AM IST Sonos has made a name for itself as a pioneer in multi-room wireless home audio. Subsequently, they focused on other home audio products like soundbars. Typically a high-end audio brand, the company has just announced its most affordable soundbar in India, the Sonos Ray. The product will be …

MUMBAI: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS) has been positioned among the top three providers of the Top 10 HFS for insurance services. In an evaluation of 18 insurance service providers, TCS ranked number 1 for overall execution, breadth and depth of insurance capabilities, and enterprise scale. “In an age of uncertainty, new …

Popularized by Disney The Mandalorian and James Mangold Ford versus FerrariVirtual Screen Production (VSP) technology has more recently been used in the production of Taika Waititi Thor: Love and Thunder. The result of a unique and innovative combination of technologies, the endless possibilities made possible by VSP are generating worldwide excitement within the digital display …

Mathura: Sanskriti University held its 3rd convocation on its own campus. On this auspicious occasion, guest of honour, Brajesh Pathak, Deputy Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh delivered the convocation speech. Guests of honor were Yogendra Upadhyay, Minister, Department of Higher Education, Science and Technology, Electronics and Information Technology, Government of Uttar Pradesh, Dr (Prof.) Girish …

The Brook is a metaverse recreating 1990s Brooklyn, frequented by The Notorious BIG Image: Courtesy of Burst and Surreal Events Ffrom shopping to listening to a concert through the administrative procedures, the metaverse is full of possibilities. His latest function is to interact with the avatars of deceased musicians like The Notorious BIG. And …

Meta announced that it will begin rolling out updated 3D avatars to Facebook and Messenger, as well as Instagram Stories and DMs starting today. Meta launches new 3D avatars STRONG POINTS Meta has launched updated 3D avatars for Facebook and Messenger in India. It also introduced 3D avatars for Instagram for the very first time. …

Shri Parshottam Rupala, Union Minister of Fisheries, Livestock and Dairy, visited Brazil from May 16-20, 2022 at the invitation of Brazil’s Minister of Agriculture, and conducted a delegation composed of experts from the livestock and dairy farming sector and representatives of the private sector. Shri Rupala had very fruitful discussions with her Brazilian counterpart Mr. …

The winner of this year’s $100,000 MIT Entrepreneurship Competition is commercializing new water desalination technology. Nona Desalination says it has developed a device capable of producing enough drinking water for 10 people at half the price and with 1/10th the power of other water desalination devices. The device is about the size and weight of …

ALIGARH: The UGC Human Resource Development Center of Aligarh Muslim University has organized a “Short Term Course on Academic Writing 2021-2022” for faculty members from various disciplines, including English, Geography, Life Science, Business, Social Science, Hindi, Political Science, etc. and from different parts of the country. Professor PK Kuri, from the University of Burdwan, highlighted …

Mumbai: This is the third time that OMOTEC has won the ISEF (Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair). High school scientists around the world win nearly $8 million in prizes and scholarships at the Regeneron International Science and Engineering Expo. Regeneron ISEF provides a global stage for the best and brightest young scientists and engineers …

WASHINGTON – The World Bank’s Board of Directors today approved the US$250 million COVID-19 Pandemic Learning Loss Recovery Project in Brazil. The program will support Brazil’s strategy to promote the resumption of learning and address school dropout rates related to the emergency health crisis, implementing innovative programs and systems to strengthen the management of learning. …

Mumbai: Mphase (BSE: 526299; NSE: MPHASIS), an IT solutions provider specializing in cloud and cognitive services, today announced plans to hire up to 600 employees for its Guadalajara operations over the next year. The vacancies – which cover a range of functions from application development and infrastructure management (including telecommunications and networking) to end-user support …

SpaceX has announced that its satellite internet service, Starlink, is now available in 32 countries. The company took to Twitter to announce availability details. Interestingly, SpaceX said people who place an order will receive their Starlink service “immediately.” Over the past few months, Starlink has faced major problems providing its services in large parts of …

Carl Pei, the founder of Nothing, hinted at a particular date when responding to one of his Twitter followers. He tweeted “6/9 at 4:20” in response. STRONG POINTS Nothing from Phone (1) was spotted on the Bureau of Indian Standards website. This hints at the imminent launch of Nothing’s first phone in India. Carl Pei, …

MIT seniors Desmond Edwards, Michelle Lee and Syamantak Payra; graduate students Jessica Karaguesian and Tomás Guarna; and Pranav Lalgudi ’21 were honored by this year’s Knight-Hennessy Scholars program. They will travel to Stanford University this fall to begin their doctoral programs. Knight-Hennessy Scholars receive full funding for up to three years of graduate study in …

New Delhi: Describing Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi as one of modern India’s most popular and iconic leaders, Vice President of India Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu today decoded what he called the “Modi Phenomenon” with an elaborate exposition of Shri Modi’s attributes and other contributing factors. He has published a book titled ‘Modi @ 20: …

Monash University researchers will ‘bomb’ signage across Melbourne with stickers containing Braille to highlight the importance of accessibility, as part of this year’s Melbourne Knowledge Week. On Wednesday May 11, experts from the Faculty of Information Technology (IT) Inclusive Technology Research Group will take members of the public to the streets of Melbourne for the …

Aligarh: The inauguration of a week-long event took place on May 6 at the Physics Department of AMU under the “Synergic Training Program Using Science and Technology Infrastructure (STUTI)” supported by the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India. The STUTI program provides a hands-on training program and awareness of state-of-the-art equipment and …

Garmin has launched a new Vivomove Sport smartwatch in India. This is a high-end fitness device from Garmin that offers features like blood oxygen monitoring, heart rate tracking, stress monitoring, and more. The device is priced below the Rs 20,000 segment and will be seen competing with Fitbit Versa 3 and others. The Garmin Vivomove …

Monash University researchers have developed personalized electronic toolkits to help foster STEM knowledge, logical thinking and creativity in people living with intellectual disabilities. Close-up of a working circuit created by a TronicBoard. Image provided. TronicBoards, created by researchers at the Faculty of Information Technology (TI), are a range of custom color-coded printed circuit boards with …

Kashipur: Indian Institute of Management Kashipur has inaugurated its Executive Master of Business Administration in Analytics (EMBA Analytics) for the class of 2022-24 at its Kashipur campus. Professor Kulbhushan Balooni, Director, Indian Institute of Management, Kashipur, Senior Guest of the Programme, Mr. Manoj Nair, MD, Accenture India, and Mr. Anish Srikrishna, CEO, Times Professional Learning …

Do you have a 5G phone but don’t know when you can make the most of your phone’s capabilities? Worry no more as India could get 5G services as early as this year. The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has confirmed that 5G services will be launched in India in 2022. The DoT also revealed that …

The Indian startup scenario has grown exponentially since 2021. An increasing number of investors are gaining confidence and India is on the path to becoming the next unicorn hub. Addressing the large plenary session of the CII Global Unicorn Summit 2022, Vikram Chopra, Founder and CEO of CARS24, along with CEO of NITI Aayog, Amitabh …

New Delhi: Indian pharmaceutical exports have grown by 103% since 2013-2014 from Rs. 90,415 Crores in 2013-14 to Rs. 1,83,422 Crores in 2021-22. The exports achieved in 2021-22 represent the best export performance of the pharmaceutical sector to date. This is remarkable growth with exports increasing by nearly $10 billion in 8 years. Highlighting the …