Tag: Technology

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  • BRICS countries stepping up technology transfer

    BRICS countries stepping up technology transfer

    Technological innovation and transfer experts from BRICS and south and southeast Asian countries, as well as scholars of key fields, including biomedicine, clean energy, modern agriculture and digital economy, attended the conference, which was held on Tuesday.

    September 4, 2019
  • LG to roll out 8K OLED TV in global market this month

    LG to roll out 8K OLED TV in global market this month

    The Korean electronics maker launched an 88-inch 8K OLED TV, which has four times as many pixels as the 4K, at home in July, and plans to bring the premium TV to 10 nations, including Germany, the UK and the US.

    September 3, 2019
  • Google alerts your contact when you’re on vacation

    Google alerts your contact when you’re on vacation

    Available for only G Suite (Google's enterprise customers) at the moment and not the ordinary Gmail users, the feature will be fully rolled out globally from September 16, Google said in a statement.

    September 2, 2019
  • Low-cost technology to boost rural economy

    Low-cost technology to boost rural economy

    Already WBCADC has introduced solar dehydrator machines at a cost of Rs 2.20 lakh per unit at Haldibari and Purulia.

    August 28, 2019
  • Cycle of climate~II

    Cycle of climate~II

    Technology owes an apology to ecology. The final epitaph is: we have to live, generations after generations after us have to live, and, to live they have to breathe and we have to embark on ‘a new paradigm for conserving the ecological balance‘. Man has gone through many revolutions throughout history. The revolution that daunts us at this juncture is not a social or political revolution but a revolution of our basic perception, indeed the perception of how we should live and effect a revolution of the future and beyond, a revolution to usher in a quantum shift of our mindset.

    August 22, 2019
  • 5 ways in which gamification can up-skill students

    5 ways in which gamification can up-skill students

    A versatile learning technology, gamification can be used to learn a wide range of subjects.

    July 30, 2019
  • ‘Positive use of technology ensures better education’

    ‘Positive use of technology ensures better education’

    VN Chaturvedi, secretary general, Vidya Mandir Society, speaks about how it is important for academic institutes to utilise the Internet to keep pace with the fast moving world.

    July 10, 2019
  • Self-driving cars can be game-changer for older adults

    Self-driving cars can be game-changer for older adults

    It was also found that older drivers tended to exhibit worse takeover quality in terms of operating the steering wheel, the accelerator and the brake, increasing the risk of an accident.

    July 8, 2019
  • Prospective future of innovation

    Prospective future of innovation

    Technology has caused a paradigm shift in the way the modern citizen communicates while also causing disruptions in our perceptive analogy of everything we have previously been acquainted with.

    July 6, 2019
  • Chatrooms to classrooms

    Chatrooms to classrooms

    Driven by technology, online education is fast gaining popularity even as experts recommend a combination of study methods, reports Rhythm Bhatia.

    July 6, 2019
  • Current way of imparting learning

    Current way of imparting learning

    Self-motivation is an ability to do what needs to be done, without influence from other people or situations. Therefore, it plays a crucial role in the knowledge attainment and academic achievement.

    July 5, 2019
  • Childhood without joy

    Childhood without joy

    There should be some 'me-time' for every child to deviate from the routine and do other things for a change. CV Raman, Jagadish Chandra Bose and Rabindranath Tagore were what they were because their ‘mind was without fear and the head was held high, where the clear stream of reason had not lost its way into the dreary desert sand of dead habit‘.

    June 29, 2019
  • Outfit7’s Talking Tom Hero Dash game launched

    Outfit7’s Talking Tom Hero Dash game launched

    The family entertainment company revealed that its games have now been downloaded over 9 billion times in total and up to 350 million fans play with them every month.

    June 17, 2019
  • How daycares are disrupting stereotypical image of dads

    How daycares are disrupting stereotypical image of dads

    Fathers have started taking special initiatives and volunteer to be involved in their children’s early learning process and have started stepping up to influence and engage more actively in their children’s lives in myriad ways.

    June 14, 2019
  • Why cybersecurity should be an ongoing process

    Why cybersecurity should be an ongoing process

    Considering the fact that the global cybersecurity spend, which currently amounts over $120 billion, is expected to exceed a whopping $300 billion dollars by 2024, most businesses are doing their best to secure their digital frontiers

    May 30, 2019
  • 70% moms in India use smartphone for parenting: Survey

    70% moms in India use smartphone for parenting: Survey

    Smartphone is the most widely used device for parenting, but only 38 per cent would recommend it to their family or friends, said the study by YouGov, an Internet-based market research and data analytics firm.

    May 11, 2019
  • Education 2120: What will education look like 100 years from now

    Education 2120: What will education look like 100 years from now

    With the advancements in technology that are taking place every day, education may soon cease to be something that happens for a fixed amount of time within the confines of 4 walls.

    April 24, 2019