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  • Baidu to Open Source Its Self-Driving Technology

    Baidu has opened up its driverless car technology for automakers to use as it aims to be the default platform for autonomous driving in a bid to challenge the likes of Google and Tesla. The Chinese internet giant said on Wednesday that the new project named Apollo, will provide...
  • Job-stealing robots: A growing concern

    DAVOS, Switzerland: Open markets and global trade have been blamed for job losses over the last decade, but global CEOs say the real culprits are increasingly machines. And while business leaders gathered at the annual World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos relish the productivity gains technology can bring, they...
  • Faraday Future impressed all the right people at CES2017

    The world got its first look at the Faraday Future FF 91 SUV during a Las Vegas drag race last week. It was a fitting debut for a car that was designed and built in less than two years: It flew off the line in an event building, only...
  • Google Assistant Expected To Get Keyboard Input

    Assistant is Google’s clever, voice-activated companion, with the operative phrase being voice-activated, that is, unless for those who use Allo, which actually features a typing input aside from voice commands. The Pixel and the Pixel XL, Google’s self-branded flagships, and Google’s Amazon Echo rival Home, come with Assistant, but it...
  • Google Toilet Locator to help you find loos across India!

    Ever had to wait for hours to go to a decent toilet just because you didn’t know if any were around, or because the ones you found were simply too dirty? Those days may be soon behind you, because the Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD) is launching a Google...
  • MIT Unveils Tech Designed to Enable Wireless VR

    According to a recent news post from MIT, researchers at the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) have developed a prototype called “MoVR,” which can make any VR headset operate wirelessly. The system uses special high-frequency radio signals called “millimetre waves” (mmWaves), that allow for the untethered transfer...
  • 11-Year-Old Pune Girl’s Doodle Featured on Google India

    November 14, birthday of India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, is celebrated as Children’s Day in India and Google is continuing its tradition of featuring the doodle by winner of its Doodle 4 Google contest on google.co.in on Children’s Day. “Happy Children’s Day! Meet the Doodle for Google winner!”, says the hover text...
  • Google VR Daydream View headset Review

    The platform, which was developed by Google, provided nearly anyone and everyone with an Android-powered smartphone with the taste of virtual reality – and without having to invest such a huge sum of money in the process, something that made it accessible to a broad range of people. Fast...
  • Tesla Will Start Charging for Its Fast Charging Network

    Electric car maker Tesla Motors plans to start charging new customers for use of its fast charging network, which it refers to as its Superchargers. In a blog post on Monday morning, the company announced that customers who buy cars after January 1, 2017 will have 1,000 miles of...