Category: Tech Updates

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Visits Ireland to Discuss Reform Pledge

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is meeting Irish lawmakers on Tuesday after calling for more action from governments to regulate social media. Facebook said Zuckerberg will meet members of parliament Hildegarde Naughton, James Lawless and Eamon Ryan to discuss “a range of policy issues” whilst in Dublin. All three are members of Ireland’s parliamentary communications committee, […]

Paytm Money Gets SEBI Approval for Stock Broking, Projects to Integrate With Exchanges and Depository

Paytm Money will leverage the new approval to enable trading in equities and cash segments Highlights Paytm Money has received approval for membership with BSE and NSE The new development will enable Paytm Money to start offering shares Paytm Money debuted with mutual fund investment support last year Paytm Money, the wealth management arm of […]

Hacks of Macs, Microsoft Cortana are two more reasons why you should install updates

LAS VEGAS–Complexity is the enemy of security, but prompt patching is its strongest ally. Security professionals have made those points for years, but two presentations at the Black Hat USA conference here provided fresh arguments for them–and signs companies are getting snappier at fixing vulnerabilities. What that means for you: When your computer, phone or tablet says […]

New Method to 3D Print Customised Medical Devices Developed

Researchers have developed a 3D printing technology that creates medical devices such as catheters for premature newborns and surgical implants customised according to individual patients. The biomedical devices they are developing will be both stronger and lighter than current models and, with their customised design, ensure an appropriate fit. One specific application of this new […]

Toyota Invests $1 Billion in Artificial Intelligence in US

Toyota is investing $1 billion (roughly Rs. 6,581 crores) in a research company it’s setting up in Silicon Valley to develop artificial intelligence and robotics, underlining the Japanese automaker’s determination to lead in futuristic cars that drive themselves and apply the technology to other areas of daily life. Toyota Motor Corp. President Akio Toyoda said […]

Massive Galaxy Cluster Spotted 8.5 Billion Light-Years Away

Astronomers have discovered a giant cluster of galaxies in a very remote part of the universe that is touted as the most massive structure yet found at such great distance. The galaxy cluster, located 8.5 billion light-years away, was spotted with Nasa’s Spitzer Space Telescope and Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE). Galaxy clusters are gravitationally […]