Tag Archives: Space

Amazon India to Expand Its ‘I Have Space’ Programme

HIGHLIGHTS Amazon plans to expand its ‘I Have Space’ programme The programme currently covers 12,500 stores in 180 cities Amazon Store partners delivered between 30 to 40 packages a day With success of its ‘I Have Space’ programme across the country, Amazon has decided to expand it by adding thousands of store owners for delivering its packages, an official spokesperson said on ... Read More »

New housing finance firms eye affordable housing space

Lodha Ventures, Centrum Housing Finance, JM Financial and Piramal Finance have either started giving out home loans this year or are awaiting licences to begin operations. Photo: Mint Bengaluru: New entrants in the mortgage lending space are focusing on providing small home loans to customers in cities and small towns, aided by government schemes and initiatives to promote affordable housing. New ... Read More »

Mouse Sperm Survives in Space, but Could Human Babies?

HIGHLIGHTS Freeze-dried mouse sperm used to produce healthy rodent offspring This raises ethical questions about creating humans in deep space Mouse sperm was freeze-dried and sent for nine month to the ISS Freeze-dried mouse sperm that spent nine months in space has been used to produce healthy rodent offspring back on Earth, Japanese researchers said this week. But could the ... Read More »

Endless Space 2 review: Mood meets 4X strategy

Such is the case with Endless Space 2, the latest and prettiest 4X strategy game from Amplitude. This is the part where I say, “Endless Space 2 has quite a few issues at release” though—and it does. It’s not a flawless game, nor does it feel as fresh as Amplitude’s fantasy spin-off Endless Legend. I love it anyway. [ Further ... Read More »

Government to soon make parking space proof mandatory for vehicle registration

To tackle illegal parking menace and growing number of vehicles, the government will soon ask car buyers to produce a valid a valid parking space certificate in order to get his or her vehicle registered. Venkaiah Naidu, union urban development minister is currently in talks with the transport minister Nitin Gadkari for the same. As plans are in initial stages ... Read More »

Renault Duster Adventure edition available from Rs 9.64 lakh

Renault India has now begun the sale of the Duster Adventure Edition, which is based on the Duster’s facelifted model launched earlier this year. The new edition is available in 85PS and 110PS diesel variants, with pricing from Rs 9.64 lakh to Rs 13.77 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). Like the Duster Adventure edition that was previously sold in the Indian market, ... Read More »

CBSE to DDA: More space required for the civic body

CBSE has requested the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) for more land in the national capital, citing space constraint as their primary reason. They asked the civic body to allocate a piece of land in the national capital besides their current headquarter in Preet Vihar in East Delhi. The senior officials told the Press Trust of India that they have been facing ... Read More »

This week in games: Master of Orion, Endless Space 2, and Witcher 3 GOTY edition

Word is that No Man’s Sky is may be a disappointment, so I guess it’s time for everyone to transfer their unrealistic expectations and hype to some other game. Will you find that game in this news round-up? Maybe. This week, The Witcher 3 gets its Game of the Year edition, Rocket League puts on cartoon boxing gloves, BioShock gets ... Read More »

This week in games: Batman bows to Twitch, Hideo Kojima shows off space whales

Word this week is that anyone who bought a GeForce GTX 970 is entitled to $30 from Nvidia. That puts you one-tenth of the way towards buying a GTX 1070. Class action lawsuits are just the best, right? Oh right, we’re here for video games. Well, this week Hideo Kojima shows off space whales, Darksiders is getting remastered, and a ... Read More »

iPhone 7 color options photographed – no Space Black in sight

A couple of weeks ago we heard that Apple may be bringing back the Black color option for the iPhone 7 – aka Space Black like the Apple Watch has. A leaked photo of several iPhone 7 units pours cold water on that, there is just four of them – Silver and Space Grey, Gold and Rose Gold. Those are ... Read More »