Apple’s Smaller Creation – The 4-inch iPhone SE

Apple recently released the 4 inch iPhone SE. What happened to the crowding race of bigger and thinner phones that can pack a lot more power and add more fun to your phone experience? Did we just regress into the years when phones were small and were used in a very limited way? Even the number of users smartphone manufacturers were dealing with were far lower than today. So what made Apple move back in time to create a phone ...

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Pwn2Own 2016: Oses and Browsers Vulnerability Results

Pwn2Own 2016 has unabashedly left all tech giants in a state of abyss when it comes to desisting security threats. From operating systems to web browsers, everything was exploited by the researchers who competed against each other for the prize.

For the uninitiated, Pwn2Own is a competition that allows security researchers to exploit the vulnerabilities of web browsers for the past year. Winners are paid a substantial sum of money in the form of prize by tech blue chips like Google, ...

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Google Loses Interest in Robotics – Explores Sale Options for Boston Dynamics

Amidst great commendation for its efforts in the field of Artificial Intelligence, Google seems to be losing interest in one of its most visible robotic efforts. Word is out that Google’s parent company, Alphabet, is trying to privately sell Boston Dynamics. The robotics company was about in late 2013 as a part of its robotics division called Replicant.

This gives the company less than three years of association with Google and it appears that Google has already started exploring sale options ...

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Who moved my car?

Researchers Have Developed Ants – Ant Robots – Who Can Move a Car

Recently, I feel like I’m being bombed with new research advancement every day. From robotic clones of dead ones to ant robots that can move a car. Is there any field that has been left untouched by the invigorated tech world? I can hardly think of any such industry that has not been applying robotic science to stay at the forefront. In the universe of robotics, every ...

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Scientists Develop a Material as Strong as Kevlar from Wood

Researchers from KTH Royal Institute of Technology and Chalmers University of Technology conducting a research at the Wallenberg Wood Science Centre are changing the way we look at the forests. The forest industry has been very important for Sweden’s economy. This is why there are a lot of efforts to develop new techniques and methods in which the wood from these forests can be utilized. At the same time, research is conducted to create new products from wood.

The researchers ...

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Pigeons Monitor Pollution, Making Pollution Information More Accessible for the Public

A recent collaboration of Plume Labs – the team that created the superb flying detectors, DigitasLBi, Twitter UK and pigeons have started a campaign that can tell people about the air pollution levels in the region. While all of this sounds really cool, did you go back and read that again to make sure it said pigeons? The truth is that with their ability to evolve to accept urbanization, pigeons have finally made their way to the hiring zone.

In the ...

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Hyperadapt 1.0 – Nike Gives You a Reason Not to Stoop Too Low

If you saw Back to The Future and yearned for those uber-cool, self-lacing, hi-tech looking Nike Air Mag, then let the power of the universe, or should I say Nike, make your dream come true. Nike has announced the world’s first self-lacing shoes – the Nike HyperAdapt 1.0 – which will be hitting the stores later this year. They are an elegant recreation of McFly’s flamboyant high tops. Nike is yet to disclose the prices, and looking at the technology ...

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AceDeceiver – An Insidious Malware Affecting iOS Devices

Apple has been scrupulously keen about keeping malwares out of its systems for decades now. Apple’s systems are revered for their ability to avoid viruses and malwares as much as possible, but it appears that Apple’s meticulous designs have a flaw after all which is being explored by an iOS malware called ACeDeceiver. The first of its kind, this malware does not abuse enterprise certificates which were being done by some iOS malwares in the last two years. Instead, ...

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The Terasem Movement Provides Digital Reincarnation to Dead Ones

“What kind of wife would I be if I left your father simply because he was dead?”

-Jess Walter, Beautiful Ruins

Death doesn’t do as much harm to the person who died than those who are left behind in the abyss of their loved one’s absence. Grieving people often struggle to let go of their dead loved ones. It is being contemplated that very soon, technology will be used for recreating dead ones with the help of synthetic robot clones along with ...

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Connie – A Hilton Worldwide and IBM project to bring AIs into the service industry

Employment opportunities at Hilton Worldwide are not just for humans, robots may soon find a place at Hilton’s plush lobbies. Connie is an IBM creation that now sits near the reception area of Hilton McLean hotel property in Virginia. Connie’s job is work as a concierge to assist visitors and personalize the guest appearance. She can provide information which can help you plan your trips too.

Her name is inspired from the founder of the Hilton brand of hotels – Conrad ...

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