New Delhi, May 3 : India is set to give our digital services - which are helping companies counter data fails and provide real-time insights for taking action globally - a much-needed boost in 2016, a top executive of global high-value services provider Concentrix has said.
Beijing, May 3 : A team of Chinese and French speleologists have determined that China's longest cave is around 186 km long, 25 km longer than a measurement from 2014.
Washington D.C., May 3 : Can you imagine of a nano-machine that can navigate in water, sense the environment around them or even enter living cells to fight disease?
New York, May 3 : Scientists have discovered three new species of mouse lemurs - the smallest primates in the world - in Madagascar.
California, May 3 : Earth has a new lightning capital, according to a recent study using observations from the Lightning Imaging Sensor onboard NASA's Tropical Rainfall Measurement Mission.
California, May 3 : Astronomers using the TRAPPIST telescope at ESO's La Silla Observatory have discovered three planets with sizes and temperatures similar to those of Venus and Earth, orbiting an ultra-cool dwarf star just 40 light-years from Earth.
London/Washington, May 3 : Raising the hope to find alien life near us, an international team of astrophysicists has discovered three Earth-sized planets orbiting near the "habitable zone" of a dwarf star -- the first planets ever discovered around such a tiny and dim star.
London, May 3 : Scientists from the University of Cambridge announced Monday evening that they had discovered three earth-sized planets orbiting a dim and cool star 40 light years from Earth which could be the best place to start searching for extra-terrestrial life.
New Delhi, May 2 : Aiming to familarise chldren with famous tales of Panchatantra, Vikram-Betal, Malgudi Days and other stories, a subscription-led video entertainment app nexGTv on Monday launched its latest app nexGTv Kids.
Washington D.C, May 2 : A team of researchers has discovered a mechanism that enables plants to regulate their flowering in a warming world.
Beijing, May 2 : If you love aerial photography and videography, here comes an artificial-intelligence (AI)-powered drone that can take 13MP photos and make 4K video.
Sydney, May 2 : Indian-origin researchers have discovered a new mechanism that enables plants regulate their flowering in response to elevated temperatures.
Washington D.C, May 2 : Now, you will be able to take a temperature in a hard-to-reach spot as a team of researchers has created the world's smallest thermometer from DNA.
New Delhi, May.2 : LG Innotek, a subsidiary group of South Korean multinational electronics company LG Electronics Inc, has developed a new fingerprint sensor which it has slotted into a tiny 0.01-inch (0.03 milimeter) space cut into the underside of the smartphone cover glass.
Washington, May 2 : The Hubble Space Telescope has captured a hidden galaxy located just over 110 million light-years away in the constellation of Pisces (The Fish).
Sundernagar, May 1 : Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Sunday launched 'Rajiv Gandhi Digital Student Yojna' here in this town in Mandi district, said an official statement.
New York, May 1 : Imagine a brain-machine interface that does not just figure out what sounds you want to make, but what you want to say.
Sydney, May 1 : A new type of nature-inspired membrane can significantly boost the performance of fuel cells and transform the electric vehicle industry, researchers have found.
New York, May 1 : Schools that provide each student with a laptop computer, as well as the appropriate support for both students and teachers, see significant improvement in academic achievement, a new study suggests.
New York, May 1 : American aerospace manufacturer and space transport services company Space Exploration Technologies Corporation (SpaceX) has released a stunning 360-degree video of the landing of the Falcon 9 rocket on a drone ship in the ocean.
New Delhi, April 30 : Our growth in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region is set to explode and India is one of the key engines to drive Adobe's revenue generation in the digital marketing space, a senior Adobe executive has said.
London, April 30 : It may give you goosebumps but researchers now report that an ancient rocky body from Earth's formation has returned after billions of years in cold storage somewhere in deep space.
New Delhi, April 30 : Rigorous travel and unpredictable weather often make business attire uncomfortable. It is while thinking of alternatives that made Aman Advani set up his innovative, high-tech men apparel brand, inspired by the spacesuits of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
New York, April 30 : Micro-blogging website Twitter has retired "Magic Recs" -- an effective bot account that used to send users direct messages (DM) recommending viral accounts or Tweets to follow.
Washington D.C, Apr 30 : According to a recent study, a unique fragment from Earth's formation has returned after billions of years in cold storage.
New York, April 30 : The wait was finally over on Saturday when social media giant Facebook rolled out the much awaited Facebook and Messenger apps on Windows 10 after several months of beta testing.
Washington D.C, Apr 30 : If remains of baby Titanosaur is anything to go by, they probably were almost independent from the moment they were born.
California, Apr 30 : A powerful combination of observations and computer simulations is giving new clues to how the moon got its mysterious "tattoos" -- swirling patterns of light and dark found at over a hundred locations across the lunar surface.
Washington, April 30 : New NASA research has given new clues to how the moon got its mysterious "tattoos" -- swirling patterns of light and dark found at over a hundred locations across the lunar surface.
Kolkata, April 29 : Self-driving shuttles for in-campus travel, designed by a team of ex-students from IIT-Kharagpur's Robotics Research Group, would reduce operating costs by 40 to 60 percent, a statement from the institute said on Friday.
California, Apr 29 : In 1969, NASA Ames Research Center received an unusual call for help: a local woman was still bleeding weeks after giving birth, despite every attempt to halt it - including nine surgeries.
California, Apr 29 : Scientists are getting closer to finding worlds that resemble our own "blue marble" of a planet. NASA's Kepler mission alone has confirmed more than 1,000 planets outside our solar system -- a handful of which are a bit bigger than Earth and orbit in the habitable zones of their stars, where liquid water might exist.
New Delhi, Apr.29 : Popular instant messaging service WhatsApp is expected to add some new features like a 'call back' feature soon which would allow users to call back friends with just a tap of button without opening the app.
London, April 29 : The image-recognition technology in a self-driving car can learn to respond to unfamiliar objects on the road akin to the responses of a human driver, say researchers.
New York, April 29 : Google Translate - a free service that instantly translates words, phrases and web pages between English and over 100 other languages -- turned 10 on Friday.
New York, April 29 : Firefighters entering burning buildings, athletes competing in the broiling sun and workers in foundries may soon be able to carry their own, lightweight cooling units with them, thanks to a nanowire array that cools, say researchers.
London, April 29 : If you find that you just can't "unfriend" your well connected friend on Facebook because he may make your real life hell, your are probably right. According to researchers, socially well connected people may become online troublemakers on Facebook for those who avoid them.
New York, April 29 : Taking a break from the tradition where Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin shared the company's progress and vision every year, this time it was Indian-origin CEO Sundar Pichai who updated the world with some of Google's achievements and key highlights.
London, April 29 : British astronaut Tim Peake, currently on the International Space Station, will command a robot to roll around a giant sandpit in Stevenage town that simulates the surface of Mars.
London, April 29 : Recent discoveries of exoplanets have rekindled hope for other advanced technological civilisations that may have ever existed near us, researchers have found.
Kolkata, April 29 : Self-driving shuttles for in-campus travel, designed by a team of students from IIT-Kharagpur's Robotics Research Group, would reduce operating costs by 40 to 60 percent, a statement from the institute said on Friday.
London, April 29 : Serious gamers generally avoid touchscreens because these devices lack physical buttons due to which the key press timing in touchscreen input is unpredictable, a team of Finnish researchers has found.
New York, April 29 : After reporting dismal results this week, micro-blogging website Twitter is no longer pitted against social networks like Facebook and is now categorised under the "news" section in the Apple's App Store.
London, April 29 : The very oldest pieces of rock on Earth -- zircon crystals -- are likely to have formed in the craters left by violent asteroid impacts that peppered our nascent planet rather than via plate tectonics as previously believed, researchers report.
Washington, April 29 : Using data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and other optical telescopes, astronomers have developed a powerful new method for investigating dark energy - the mysterious energy that is currently driving the accelerating expansion of the universe.
California, Apr 29 : Astronomers have used data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory, ESA's Planck and a large list of optical telescopes to develop a powerful new method for investigating dark energy, the mysterious energy that is currently driving the accelerating expansion of the universe.
California, Apr 29 : Nearly 10 billion years ago, the black hole at the center of a galaxy known as PKS B1424-418 produced a powerful outburst. Light from this blast began arriving at Earth in 2012. Now astronomers using data from NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope and other space- and ground-based observatories have shown that a record-breaking neutrino seen around the same time likely was born in the same event.
New Delhi, April 28 : Rahuri Municipal Council in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar district on Thursday became the country's first civic body to attain integration with the government's 'digital locker' initiative for issuance of all essential documents directly to the applicant's online account, Communications Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said here.
New Delhi, April 28 : Smartphone maker Huawei and its sub-brand Honor on Thursday welcomed government's decision to make a panic button mandatory for all mobiles phones from next year.
New York, April 28 : Not just connecting you with friends, interaction with fellow students on social networking website can help you focus and study better, say researchers.
New York, April 28 : Get ready to say good morning to Twitter in classroom soon as the micro-blogging can help teachers engage students in a more efficient way and better prepare them to take on New-Age challenges, researchers reveal.
California, Apr.28 : With Google's free online calendar, it is easy to keep track of life's important events all in one place. But what if the Google Calendar also fixes time for your office meetings.
Washington D.C, Apr 28 : An alarming new study has suggested that by 2030s, declining oxygen levels will likely be evident in many of the world's oceans.
Washington D.C, Apr 28 : Sniffing the aroma of rosemary essential oil could help improve the brain power of elderly people, a new study claims.
California, Apr 28 : NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has nearly finished crossing a stretch of the most rugged and difficult-to-navigate terrain encountered during the mission's 44 months on Mars.
California, Apr 28 : NASA is assisting public health officials, scientists and communities to better understand Zika virus and try to limit the spread of the disease it causes.
London, April 27 : A team of scientists has shown in unprecedented detail the surface of Mars -- including the location of Beagle-2, the British landing spacecraft -- using a revolutionary image stacking and matching technique.
New Delhi, April 27 : Norwegian telecom giant Telenor has cut the valuation of its India operations by nearly USD 375 million and said its operations in the country were under pressure, even as it looks forward to acquiring spectrum in the upcoming auctions at reasonable rates.
Mumbai, April 27 : India is one of the leading countries for Adobe's revenue generation in digital marketing globally, a senior executive of Adobe Systems India Pvt Ltd said here on Wednesday, adding that the Asia Pacific region is the fastest growing market for the company and stands among the top 10 markets in the world.
Washington, Apr 27 : Flaring of waste natural gas from industrial oil fields in the Northern Hemisphere is a potential source of significant amounts of nitrogen dioxide and black carbon to the Arctic, according to a new NASA study.