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Tokyo SkyTree Builder Plans Potential Space Elevator by 2050

Japan firm Obayashi Corporation claims to go ahead with Space Elevator Project that was shelved by biggies like Google X

Despite biggies like Google X have shelved the science fiction space elevator project, Japan’s Obayashi Corporation is planning to build the coveted future gateway to space for mankind by 2050 with a capacity to carry at least 100 travelers. A space elevator is conceived as a cable fixed to the equator and reaching into space with a counterweight at the ...

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Google Changing Sign-in Page for Gmail

Google has decided to make it easier and simple for its subscribers to sign in, not only for its Gmail but also other services inclduing the opening sign-in pages for Google Chrome, Google app or others. In a message, author of new Google Page Ashley said, "In the next few weeks, the page to sign in to your Google Account ...

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With 20 Satellites Today, ISRO Gallops to Skies, Totals 113 So Far

With the successful launch of PSLV-C32 today, the total number of satellites launched by India’s workhorse launch vehicle PSLV has reached 113, of which 39 are Indian and the remaining 74 from abroad. Past record was set in 2008 when ISRO had launched 10 satellites in a single flight with the PSLV rocket. ISRO is already posing tough competition in ...

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Whatsapp Trying Video Calls as Youtube is on Social Media Again

Whatsapp, now a Facebook venture, is trying to roll out  new feature enabling its users to use its latest new feature video calling. Youtube, a Google venture, is now venturing into social media field that the parent company tried and failed umpteen times. invite basis and those who see it on their smartphones should switch the feature on and activate ...

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Earth Day: 150 Nations to Sign Paris Pact as Google Doodle Celebrates, Key Facts, Celebrity Quotes, and More

As Google with its beautiful doodle reminded people around the world about the Earth Day on April 22, nearly 155 nations will sign the historic Paris Agreement on Climate Change at the headquarters of the United Nations (UN) in New York. The agreement was approved by the 196 Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention of the Climate Change (UNFCCC) ...

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Google Braces for New Google+ Catering Your Hobby

Google Plus is not down yet and Google is re-inventing its use in a new Avatar, this time catering the hobbyist in you, whether you are an avid collector old stamps or ancient watches ot prefer travelling or good at weaving a crime story for your kids. “We’ve spent a lot of time listening to what people using Google+ had ...

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Stagefright 2.0 Affected All Android Devices, New Patch Still to Come

Despite a patch released two months ago by Google and several Android smartphone manufacturers to secure the phones from the Stagefright bug which had affected about a billion Android-powered devices, still security experts warn against fool-proof system. The Stagefright bug allows an attacker to take over an Android device by sending an MMS message, the Stagefright 2.0 allows an attacker ...

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Leaked: Google Nexus 5X, 6P’s to Launch in India by October

Google to unveil its much-awaited Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P in India by October end in the time of Diwali. The tech-giant is launching the phone just before the launch of the latest iPhones in the country. The devices are expected to give tough competition to the Apple’s new phone. The devices will be available both online and offline in ...

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Microsoft and Google to Dismiss Patent Battles

Microsoft and Google have agreed to dismiss their entire pending patent lawsuit against each other. There were about 20 different lawsuits in Germany and the United States involving issues as varied as mobile phones, wireless networking, video decoding and other technologies, reported by The New York Times Also, cases included Motorola Mobility (the smartphone maker that Google sold last year ...

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Modi in US: Major Announcements for Digital India

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Silicon Valley has also come with some major announcements like Wi-Fi in railways stations and broadband connectivity in villages. PM Modi is one of the first Indian leader who managed to speak to a host of Fortune 500 CEOs, during his second US visit. He met Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella, Google’s CEO Sundar ...

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‘Google Fortunetelling’ Seeks Money for Refugees, Not Fortune-Telling App

A new app aimed at creating awareness about the refugee problem is going viral online as it claims itself as betagoogle.com, though it has no connection with search engine Google but fakes the appearance and look similar to Google. Netherlands-based creative communications agency BrainMedia has floated the site, which links to the donations page of UNHCR, the United Nations Refugee ...

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WATCH: Google Reveals ‘Doodle’ Style New Logo

Google has seen a lot of changes over the past 17 years, from the range of products to the evolution of their look and feel. However, this doodle is not a special one-day change. This brand new logo is a permanent change. These changes were made because Google said in a blog-post that, people are interacting with Google product across ...

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Alphabet Inc : Why Google is Opting for a New Entity?

While the appointment of India-born Sundar Pichai is not new as he was promised elevation when he was approached by Microsoft last year before zeroing in on Satya Nadella. Ever since, the offer in the pipeline was over what kind of a company to go for a highly bloated mega entity like Google Inc and Larry Page has called the ...

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Google CEO: Sundar Pichai Takes Over as Larry Page Gives Way

Indian-born Sundar Pichai named as new CEO of Google. The search giant as part of a surprise corporate overhaul saw the company forming a new parent company called Alphabet Inc. A native of Chennai, Pichai, 43, was born and schooled in Chennai. He also captained his school’s cricket team. Later he joined Indian Institute of Technology in Kharagpur (IIT Kharagpur). ...

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Why Twitter is Google’s Best Bet to Buy Now?

Google has announced withdrawal of its much-hyped Google+ not without reason and the latest rumor is that the search giant is eyeing Twitter to replace all its social media needs in one go. Instead of weaning away Facebook-users to its Google+ platform with similar features and four years of uy Twitter, suggested Mashable, the tech website. As a late realization, ...

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Top OnePlus 2 Takes Shot at Rivals Galaxy S6, Xperia Z3+, LG G4

OnePlus 2 has been brimming with tech superiority that it can take on the challenge from the best smartphones in the market today as many have claimed that it would be a “flagship killer”. The flagship killer of 2016, OnePlus Two faces competition from competitors like Sony Xperia Z3+, Samsung Galaxy S6 and LG G4 among others and here is a look ...

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Thank God, Google+ is no More Painful

When Google+ was launched, Google aimed at taking a shot at Twitter and Facebook to make its tens of millions of users of Gmail, its foremost successful product after search, to fall in line and ape the subaltern social media platform. But the overbearing and forceful induction into its stream from unwilling users turned into a fatal experiment that was ...

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