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Saturday, June 23, 2018

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Facebook to soon add “reactions” button

After a long testing, the iconic “like” symbol of Facebook will be soon comprise of 5 new choices called "reactions". The new "reactions" will be love, haha, wow, sad and angry and will reportedly be coming to Facebook "in the next few weeks." They will be represented by animated images depicting the emotions. The like button will remain but users will...

VisionJet (Private-Jet) Launched at just 12.62 Cr

Cirrus Aircraft came up with world smallest and cheapest Private Jet equipped with amazing features at just Rs 12.62 Cr named as Vision Jet. Its designed keeping a view specially for Private ownership. It will no doubt give a heavy competition to its competitors because of its price and features. Booking have already been started and the rush shows the...

iBall Slide Cuddle with dual 4G SIM support at Rs. 9,999

iBall has launched a new budget tablet -- Slide Cuddle 4G priced at Rs 9,999. The tablet comes with dual 4G SIM support with a download speed of up to 150Mbps. The tablet features a 6.95-inch HD IPS full-capacitive Multi-Touch display. It is powered by an ARM Cortex A53 1.0GHz 64-bit quad-core processor and Mali -T720 graphics core and packs...

UK News Agency Wins Grant For Robot Reporters

London (PTI): One of Britain's leading news agencies has won a 622,000-pound Google grant to run a news service with robot-aided reporters churning out thousands of localised stories monthly, said to be a "game changer" for media outlets. Press Association (PA), which supplies news to outlets in the UK and Ireland, has teamed up with data-driven news start-up Urbs Media for...

Indian-American Develops Handheld Device For Cervical Cancer

Houston (PTI): An Indian-American professor and her team have developed a new handheld, lowcost device that will soon check cervical cancer without using a painful speculum. Nimmi Ramanujam and her team of reseacrhers at Duke University in North Carolina say the "pocket colposcope", which can connect to a laptop or mobile phone, could even lead to women being able to self-screen. Ramanujam...

Google celebrates New Year eve with an animated doodle

Google is all set to welcome 2016 with a cute animated doodle. But this time we would have to wait for the surprise. In the doodle, we can see five birds ready with hats and party popper waiting for an egg to hatch that has 2016 written on it. While one of them keeps a constant eye on the ticking clock, others...

Whatsapp Increase Group Member Limit 100 to 256

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WhatsApp has increased its group member limit from 100 to 256, which seems to be an odd number to increase the limit to. This could be because of server and platform restrictions. Or this could be a testing stage for WhatsApp to see how the users and businesses make use of it, and gradually increase the member number. Well, Facebook...

IIT-Kharagpur Odia Professor Invents Device To Maintain Watch On Sleepy Locomotive Drivers

Bhubaneswar: Odia scientist and Professor at IIT-Kharagpur Aurobinda Routray has invented a device that will send alarm signal in case a locomotive train on duty in the engine dozes off while the train is on the move. The device will alert the Railways authorities when a train driver goes into sleep while behind the wheels and also indicate whether...

Bajaj Auto unveils ‘V’

Bajaj Auto exposes a 150 cc bike ‘V’, which contains metal from India’s first aircraft carrier INS Vikrant. The commuter segment bike is expected to be priced between Rs 60,000 to Rs 70,000. Sales of the bike would commence from March and the final pricing would be announced at that time. “The Bajaj V shall usher a new era in commuter motorcycling....

Google pays tribute to India’s Frida Kahlo on 103rd birthday

Google today celebrates the 103rd birth anniversary of India’s eminent painter Amrita Sher-Gil, also known as the “Indian Frida Kalho”. The search giant has dedicated a simple doodle to Sher-Gil, depicting one of her famous paintings, Three Girls. Amrita Sher-Gil was born in Budapest, Hungary, on 30th January, 1913 to a Punjabi Sikh father and a Hungarian Jewish mother. Sher-Gil is considered among...