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September 2015

IoT is happening at Amazon's fulfilment Warehouses

Amazon's drones have a long way to become reality, but the real magic of the Internet of Things (IoT) is already happening at Amazon's va…

Make In India is growing at a rapid pace

I support Digital India & ideas towards the mission of Make in India.. I believe & I can vision the thoughts of PM Narendra Modi for India. …

Why the fuss about Zuckerberg changing his profile pic ?

www.Internet.org looks so imminent now, that every bit of effort taken by people and communities across the internet seems so futile. I'm ma…

Twitter Is Testing A Polling Feature for Its Website and Mobile Apps

Twitter is getting ready to test a polling feature that the company has been working on for some time. The company has made the feature available…

Pride is the root of all Evil

I have spent some considerable time... Considering things like this, and I noticed something about sin. All sin seems to stem from Pride. Sins of de…

Sunder Pichai Welcomes Indian PM to Silicon Valley

Sundar Pichai , CEO of technology giant Google , today said India has long been an exporter of talent to technology companies, but is now undergoin…

False Vacuum Collapse

The basic idea is that the resting state of the universe is state which has the lowest amount of energy. We see this all the time, this is why cry…

Imgur Compromised through XSS exploit by Attacker

Soon after the news broke down that ' 4chan has been sold to Hiroyuki Nishimura, founder of 2chan ' the platform started falling apart. Ap…

Fascist Chennai College

Click to Enlarge For some reason Chennai prides itself on moral policing. Parents support these policies too. They don't understand how harm…

Will Steam Box Deliver?

Win 10 isn't total shit and seems to have much less consumer backlash. If Valve don't get Steam boxes on the market soon (and they're alr…

Olivia Hallisey a High School Teenager Built an Inexpensive Ebola Test

A 16-year-old Olivia Hallisey from Greenwich, Connecticut saw news reports of the devastation caused by last year's Ebola epidemic in West A…

Migrant Crisis In Libya

Well, in your next installment of a world gone nuts - there is the other migrant crisis in Libya. Not too sure I like this report because it seems…

BJP Accuses AAP on Onion Scam

(Photo credit:  Wikipedia ) The BJP spin masters are accusing the AAP govt of an onion price scam via Aaj Tak channel ! Accusing the AAP govt o…

The World’s Largest Green Roof Proposed by Apple

Apple may soon have some mild competition as the most famous attraction in Cupertino , California., though they would probably welcome it: A deve…

Inauguration of the 'Electronics at School' Project in Kerela

Looking to promote the teaching of basic computer science in schools, the state government today said that all schools in Kerala, both government …

Reality behind the 'True Love' Notion

Who's to decide what "true" love or "really, really" loving someone means? In my perspective of the world people are egocent…

Elon Musk to launch 4000 Satellites for World Wide Connectivity

From what I've read, he plans to have 4000 satellites in Low Earth Orbit (LEO) rather than the usual Geostationary Orbit, which is a differen…

Intelligence affects the Survival of Species in the Long Run

Consider a planet similar from Earth: very suitable for life, with vegetal and animal life forms thriving onside.   Imagine if one of these life f…

The Dark Web

A great documentary on deep web and silk road back . It is the internet black market. I can only imagine sites like these will continue to pop up as…

Amazon Introduces Cheap Tablets Starting $50

In a breezy modern home atop one of the city’s steep and iconic hills, Amazon representatives told a small gathering of journalists on Wednesday abo…

Rosary Pea 75 times more deadly than Ricin

From a young age we’re warned not to eat random berries and fruits we may come across. But did you know that some of the most lethal plants are co…

Me You and Nobody is Important in this Universe

There's not a single human being is vital to the operation or continuation of the human species . Even the most "important" person on …

Indian girl responds to hypocrite America

I'm sure most of you would have probably seen this video on YouTube yet I post it for those who haven't seen it. This video by the brilliant…

A Modern Sci-fi Story

It was the year 2871. It started soon after the successful mapping of the galaxy in 2844. A time in my life when my spirit was high, when everythi…

Facebook dislike button to become Reality

Facebook may soon become less civil as the result of equality. After years of desire from the user base, Mark Zuckerberg announced the company w…

200,000 People have been killed in Syrian Civil War

It is estimated that over 200,000 people have been killed during the Syrian civil war. That's a lot of lives. Lives. In a striking representa…

Twitter facing new class action Suit for Scanning Messages

Twitter is facing a new possible class action suit that accuses the company of violating user privacy. The lawsuit states that the company has bee…

Internet after Ad-block

There is definitely a reckoning coming, and I'm not convinced there's still time to save ads by blocking ads. Maybe 5 years ago, that woul…

Facebook extends React Native to Android

The JavaScript development technology lets developers create Web, iOS, and Android apps with the same core set of code. Facebook today is unveili…

It felt Ridiculous

I had a dream that one day there would be an Ubuntu release that wasn't accompanied by a promise of the actually finished version some time in …

Ok Google !

I still don't understand why Google doesn't provide things like a Drive client and Picasa natively for Linux . On the one hand they t…

Opinion: Violence and Women

In-response to   All violence is male-generated: Maneka Gandhi Violence is a trait of all animals. Since humans have learnt to control it, humans…

Indian Railways to get Wi-Fi Service from Google

Google and Indian Railways have partnered together for ' Project Nilgiri ' which aims to set up more than 400 Wi-fi hotspots . IBTimes re…

'Technically Steve Jobs was not fired' - Wozniak

"One of the things we know about Steve Jobs is that “At 30, Steve Jobs was wildly successful, fabulously wealthy and a global celebrity. An…

Nanoscale Solar Cells Outperform Traditional Technology

Scientists have designed a novel type of nanoscale solar cell . Initial studies and computer modelling predict these cells will outperform tradi…

No Place for Randomness

I believe that in competitive games ( card games , video games , etc) should not have any form of randomness in them. I think it reduces skill by le…

BJP is not development Oriented Government

"The BJP which came to power in some states and in centre with a huge promise made to the people of the country like "Sab-ka-saath,sab-…

Dull Weather

A Milk Diary Engineer explains 'Distribution of Milk in India'

The vast majority of Indian milk distribution is usually carried out at "ambient temperature" meaning it isn't cooled in any way, …

Apple Pencil

Apple unveiled their newest lineup of high-tech goodies Wednesday and it’s an impressive slate. However, Internet users have questioned the value …

Opinion: Apple Special Event

Apple came out with "new" stuff.   Most of this stuff was already being done by competing companies. Notably the Microsoft Surface P…

Incredible India !

If you want to think of India , don't think of it as a monolithic country (as people tend to of Africa, too...) where everyone looks the same,…

Nintendo Confirms Pikmin 4 is in Development

Pikmin has been one of the more recent IPs Nintendo has created, and one it can call upon to help boost sales of any given hardware platform. Th…

I am drifting away Every Night

There was a time when I was happy from Inside (mentally) unlike what I am right now. With every passing day I could feel the happiness inside me fad…

Blue Light from your Smartphones Can Kill Eye Cells

The blue light powering new devices including phones, tables and monitors are so bright they can damage your eyes. Many of the displays we all use…

Girl Speaks Fluent American

She's either a brilliant 13 year old, or one of those people who just looks one age, sounds another, and acts another. It's definitely ha…

Adblock Plus Blasphemy

I've noticed that there's a bigger issue than harmless ads. I've been using ad-block plus relatively early. I had no idea YouTube eve…

Biological Differences

There are a lot of biological differences between genders and races that have major effects on people’s lives. What people need to understand is tha…