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NASA’s ‘Out-Of-The-World’ Mars Rover Concept Kicks Off

NASA has unveiled next Mars Rover described as “Out of the World” research station destined for the red planet in 2020 in search of aliens or microbial life beneath the water sources found already with its unique capability to collect core samples and possibly return them Earth in the future. The rover will conduct geological assessments of its landing site ...

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Dhola-Sadiya: Bridge of New Hope Brings North East Closer

Road connectivity in the North-East will see a major transformation when Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates the country’s longest river bridge –the Dhola- Sadiya Bridge in Assam today, May 26, 2017. This new, three lane, 9.15 kilometre bridge has been built over river Lohit, a tributary of the Brahmaputra, linking Dhola in Assam to Sadiya in Arunachal Pradesh, covering the ...

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Apple’s Next Generation iPhone 8? What’s So Great?

Amid heightened competition, Apple is up for grabs of headlines again with its upcoming iPhone 8 fitted with new form factor and advanced features but not compromising on price at $1,000, making it the real upmarket product. Goldman Sachs researcher Simona Jankowski has reportedly circulated a research note on the $1000-iPhone 8 model that has made market analysts sit up ...

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New TATA Nano EV to Rival Mahindra e2o Plus Electric Car ?

The dream car of Ratan Tata Nano is going to transform into an electric vehicle under TAMO brand, swerving into an altogether a new mode for India, is not without reason as the government is likely to moot encouragement for electric vehicles in the near future, including tax concessions. It helps Tata to retain his dream car run on roads ...

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ADB Gives $375 Mln Loan for Visakhapatnam-Chennai Industrial Corridor

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of India signed in New Delhi $375 million in loans and grants to develop 800-kilometer Visakhapatnam-Chennai Industrial Corridor, which is the First Phase of a planned 2,500–kilometer long East Coast Economic Corridor (ECEC). The Corridor is expected to spur development on India’s eastern coast in line with the Government of India’s Make ...

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Nobel Laureate Yunus Opens Ujjivan Bank’s First 5 Branches in Bangalore

Shifting its business focus from microfinance to core banking, Bangalore-based Ujjivan Financial Services opened on Monday, Feb. 6, 2017, five branches in Bangalore with Bangladeshi Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus as the chief guest. One significant feature that Ujjivan Bank will offer is to let its customers unlimited access to ATM transactions on its network and six free transactions on other ...

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Cisco Pays $3.7 Billion, Almost Double to Buy AppDynamics

Cisco Systems is acquiring AppDynamics for a whopping $3.7 billion, almost double the estimated price in its IPO filing that valued the company at $1.72 billion. While AppDynamics is ready to forgo IPO route to profit its promoters, Cisco is keen to add software face under its new market strategy. With the acquisition, Cisco wants end its image as maker ...

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India Welcomes Landmark Carbon Pact by 200 Nations at Kigali

India welcomed the Hydroflurocarbon (HFC) Amendment to the Montreal Protocol, agreed to at the 28th Meeting of Parties at Kigali, Rwanda in a move to make climate change talks more effective and fruitful in the future. The Agreement will lead to a reduction of 0.5 degree in global temp by the end of the century and enable India to achieve the ...

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Did NASA Discover Alien Life on Europa, Jupiter’s Moon?

Today, NASA said it would announce a new discovery, which could be about Europa, an ice-encrusted moon of Jupiter that may be just like Earth in its features such as warm, liquid, and potentially habitable water. The US space agency has sent out a teaser saying it would reveal some "surprising activity" 390 million miles from Earth, based on the ...

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Google Kills Hangout on Air, Launches Duo Video-Calling App; To Release Allo Next

Google has launched the much-awaited Duo, video calling app, similar or slightly tweaked version of other popular video calling options such as Apple’s FaceTime, Microsoft’s Skype and Facebook’s Messenger app. In an official Blog, Google Principal Software Engineer Justin Uberti has posted the features of Google Duo, which he introduced as a simple 1-to-1 video calling app for everyone. Notwithstanding, ...

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Pokemon Go Adds New Camera Features, New Music Track

Pokémon GO, the instantly popular location-augmented reality mobile game, developed by Niantic, and part of the Pokémon franchise has added new features. The Niantic team said its members have been making the most of the sunny California weather by walking long distances and enthusiastically testing all of the refinement and new features in Pokémon GO. They said several updates have ...

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Queen Elizabeth Turns 90, Long Live King!

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London city kicked off celebrations on Queen Elizabeth’s 90th birthday and the royalty including the youngest great grand-daughter Princess Charlotte appeared on the balcony to greet royalty admirers during the Trooping The Colour parade at Buckingham Palace. While the 13-month-old great-granddaughter Charlotte – sucking on a finger – stole the show, the event goes down in memory line as Britain ...

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Selfie Taking to Revolutionize with ROAM-e Drone?

Australian tech firm IoT Group has launched a new “ROAM-e” drone priced A$349 (US $267) that will be hovering over you as are on go and takes your picture in 360 degree format to be streamed live on the Internet and social media. Replacing the selfie sticks or stretching your hand far to get a better selfie picture, users can ...

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