Wednesday, 24 May 2017

Web Updates[ View All ]

WhatsApp Suffers Major Outage on Wednesday

WhatsApp suffered an outage on Wednesday in many parts of the world, with users in India also experiencing issues sending and receiving chats. The outage comes just two weeks after another global outage. Embarrassingly f...

WannaCry Ransomware: Hackers Mint Crypto-Currency With New Mining Technique

A computer virus that exploits the same vulnerability as the global “ransomware” attack has latched on to more than 200,000 computers and begun manufacturing digital currency, experts said Tuesday. The develo...

Bose Accused of Spying on Wireless Headphones Customers With Connect...

Bose Corp spies on its wireless headphone customers by using an app that tracks the music, podcasts and other audio they listen to, and violates their privacy rights by selling the information without permission, a lawsu...

Technology[ View All ]

iPad Air 2 Reportedly Being Offered as Fourth Generation iPad...

Customers who need to replace their fourth generation iPad will now get a newer and more capable iPad Air 2 as a substitute from Apple Stores and authorised service providers, a media report said. Apple is doing this bec...

Apple May Transform Diabetes Care and Treatment

Apple is working on a secret project to develop wearable devices that can monitor the blood sugar of diabetics without using invasive finger sticks, part of a vision that originated with company founder Steve Jobs, CNBC ...

Apple Reportedly Considering Multi-Billion Dollar Investment in Toshiba Chip Unit

Apple Inc is considering teaming up with its supplier Foxconn to bid for Toshiba Corp’s semiconductor business, Japanese public broadcaster NHK reported on Friday – the latest twist in the sale of the world&#...

Samsung Galaxy S8 to Launch Without Bixby Voice on April...

One of the biggest software additions to Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ smartphones is the Bixby digital assistant, but now the company has revealed that the AI-powered assistant will be missing one key feature...

iOS 10.3 Update Brings Cricket Scores, Find My AirPods, and...

Apple has released iOS 10.3, macOS 10.12.4 Sierra, tvOS 10.2, and watchOS 3.2 updates to the general public, after running them in beta for a while. These updates bring bug fixes and improvements across entire Apple&#821...

Science and Innovation[ View All ]

NASA’s Sounding Rocket to Take 1,500 Images of the Sun in 5 Minutes

NASA’s Sounding Rocket to Take 1,500 Images of the Sun...

Scientists will launch on Friday a sounding rocket 320km up into the atmosphere, where in just five minutes, it will take 1,500 images of the...
NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Finds Vast Void Between Saturn’s Rings

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Finds Vast Void Between Saturn’s Rings

The unmanned Cassini spacecraft, after completing two passes in the vast, unexplored area between Saturn’s rings has discovered not much else there, researchers at...
NASA’s Cassini Probe Set for Final Close Flyby of Saturn Moon Titan on Friday

NASA’s Cassini Probe Set for Final Close Flyby of Saturn...

US President Donald Trump will make a special Earth-to-space call from the Oval Office to personally congratulate NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson for her record-breaking...
US-Russian Crew Blasts Off for Space Station With One Empty Seat

US-Russian Crew Blasts Off for Space Station With One Empty...

A scaled-down, two-man US-Russian crew blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Thursday for a six-hour ride to the International Space Station,...
NASA Broadcasts ‘World’s First Live 360 Rocket Launch’ on YouTube

NASA Broadcasts ‘World’s First Live 360 Rocket Launch’ on YouTube

A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket lifted off from Florida on Tuesday, propelling a cargo capsule filled with supplies and science experiments toward...
Space Rains Junk on Spain

Space Rains Junk on Spain

It’s raining space junk in Spain. Rocket fuel tanks, chunks of satellites or something else entirely…In just over one week, three mysterious objects have...

Living[ View All ]

Future of Home Automation

Technology has penetrated every aspect of our lives today. Be it work or leisure, the new and upcoming technological advances have made our jobs a lot easier and also changed the way we relax and have fun. The rise and s...

Importance of Expert Witness Testimony in an Arson Case

In any Arson case an arson investigation expert is considered as an expert witness. This investigator can acquire knowledge about how the fire must have started, whether it was an accident or done knowingly, and many oth...

Rainbow children: how the dip-dye trend has gone from shocking...

Ten years is a long time for any trend to stay relevant, not least a hairstyle. But this year it will be a full decade since the “dip-dye” caught on with a certain type of fashion-conscious woman – think models suc...

Early Sleep Problems Can Lead to Pain Later in Life

Sleep problems in young adults, especially women, are significantly linked to chronic pain and even worsening pain severity over time, researchers report. Overall, 38 percent of young adults with severe sleep problems at...

Property[ View All ]

Manhattan real estate breaks new price records

Reports of the demise of luxury real estate in Manhattan may have been greatly exaggerated — or perhaps just early. Manhattan real estate prices set a new record during the first quarter, with the average price of an a...

Housing Project Launch Prices Drop up to 20% in 3...

Mumbai: Developers in certain micro markets of metros like Delhi-NCR, Mumbai and Bengaluru witnessed a drop of 4-20 per cent in launch prices of residential projects in 2015 over the previous two years, according to a...

Delhi-NCR New Home Launches Down 14% in 2015: Property Consultant

New Delhi: Launches of new homes fell 14 per cent in the Delhi-NCR market last year to nearly 23,000 units due to a slowdown in demand, according to a report by Cushman & Wakefield. The launches of new homes fell fro...

Hyderabad Beats Realty Slowdown as Housing Sales Rise 67%: JLL...

New Delhi: Housing sales in Hyderabad rose 67 per cent to 7,000 units during the period between October 2014 and September 2015 on improved demand from both end-users and investors after formation of Telangana, says a ...