AI-powered robot dog from Sony to monitor kids and elderly


With the capability to store data of maximum 10 people, the artificial intelligence powered robot dog from Sony’s stable will monitor kids and the elderly through two cameras, it makes it easier to keep an eye on your dear ones. The cameras are housed in the dog‘s nose and tail, along with numerous sensors, whichContinue reading “AI-powered robot dog from Sony to monitor kids and elderly”

AI technologies set to change the face of Insurance sales


Virtual personal assistants like Google Now, Cortana or Mark Zuckerberg’s J.A.R.V.I.S; Artificial Intelligence has touched numerous facets of our life. Gone are the days when AI was considered science fiction – rapidly becoming an integral aspect of today’s business. AI solutions today are helping organizations across the globe in cutting down operational costs, augmenting efficiency,Continue reading “AI technologies set to change the face of Insurance sales”

After Trump’s “locked and loaded” remark, Xi Jinping calls White House for rhetoric restraint


Chinese President Xi Jinping has called US President Trump on Saturday pleading for restraint on the ongoing war of words and actions which would help ease off tensions escalating between the US and North Korea. The call from Chinese President Jinping came after the US declared its military to be “locked and loaded” as wellContinue reading “After Trump’s “locked and loaded” remark, Xi Jinping calls White House for rhetoric restraint”

AI poised to lend fillip to the digital fitness industry


The smart recommendation algorithm introduced by Amazon (as part of its larger AI strategy) was successful in giving their customers an experience of personalized shopping. This veritable technological innovation revolutionized consumerism and the rest is history.  But the billion dollar question is can artificial intelligence be a catalyst for disruption in the fitness industry? Going byContinue reading “AI poised to lend fillip to the digital fitness industry”

Google’s new tool planning to follow your in-store purchases to drive higher Ad revenue


“The data which will be collected by Google can have colossal privacy implications”

Activists concerned for Chinese democracy and human rights activist Liu Xiaobo’s poor treatment in prison


The crushing treatment meted out to political dissenters by China time and again is known the world over. This time however, Nobel Prize winning democracy activist Liu Xiaobo is at the receiving end of it. The 61-year-old cancer-stricken Chinese activist has been campaigning for enhanced democracy and human rights for decades. In fact, the globalContinue reading “Activists concerned for Chinese democracy and human rights activist Liu Xiaobo’s poor treatment in prison”

ISRAEL: Germany will, for the first time, send fighter jets to Israel to participate in a military exercise.


ISRAEL: Germany will, for the first time, send fighter jets to Israel to participate in a military exercise. Via – The Spectator Index

Puberty affects a girl’s cognitive ability, says study


You look yourself in the mirror and notice you are taller than you were a few weeks ago. Fuller and bigger breasts, hair in places you have never had before, the onset of periods, acne – you just wonder what I am turning into? Well, welcome to puberty girls! Puberty is that time of yourContinue reading “Puberty affects a girl’s cognitive ability, says study”

Stark differences in EU and UK propsals on end-to-end encryption citing terrorism concerns


The UK government had to face a major setback with EU’s proposal recently in which it has called for implementation of end-to-end encryption and ban on encryption backdoors across all forms of digital communication, irrespective of their existing priviledges. The said proposal comes as a blow for the UK government, which is endeavouring to curbContinue reading “Stark differences in EU and UK propsals on end-to-end encryption citing terrorism concerns”