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What today’s fitness technology means for tomorrow’s office

    At 5:37 a.m., Nina’s alarm softly begins to buzz and glow. It has calculated her recovery time based on her previous day’s workout and monitored her sleep tracker to identify the best point in her REM cycle to wake her up. After rising, she grabs a healthy breakfast and her PrepPad or Drop connected kitchen scale records the ... Read More »

Xolo Chromebook Review: Handy Device For Enterprises

      Google Chrome OS has been developed on the Chrome browser which has become hugely popular and successful. Google, which has also made the OS capable of running Android apps and games, recently launched three Chromebooks (laptops that run on the Chrome OS) made by three different manufacturers in India targeted at different segments of consumers with attractive ... Read More »

Researchers Find New Way To Treat Diabetic Blindness

    US researchers said they have found a new way to restore the eyesight in patients who have a blinding eye disease caused by diabetes. The key is to block a second blood vessel growth protein, along with one that is already well-known, when it comes to treating and preventing diabetic retinopathy, the most common diabetic eye disease, they ... Read More »

Nasa Preparing ISS for Arrival of Commercial Spacecraft

    Nasa engineers are set to prepare the International Space Station (ISS) for the future arrival of US commercial crew and cargo vehicles. On May 27, robotics flight controllers at Nasa’s Johnson Space Centre in Houston will detach the large Permanent Multipurpose Module (PMM), used as a supply depot on the orbital laboratory, from the Earth-facing port of the ... Read More »

Apple: Briton Sir Jonathan Ive promoted to technology giant’s chief design officer

    British technology guru Sir Jonathan Ive has been promoted to Apple’s chief design officer, it has been revealed. In an interview with writer, actor and presenter Stephen Fry for the Daily Telegraph, the gadget expert confirmed the promotion from senior vice president of design to take up the new role. Sir Jonathan – known as Jony – is ... Read More »

Changing the mindset towards financing enterprise technology

    It has long been common for businesses to lease technology assets such as PCs, printers, hand-held devices, and copiers rather than buying them outright. This is not surprising because having a recurring payment model, rather than outright ownership of such IT assets, offers a number of inherent benefits. The standardization of technology company-wide, assurance that technology remains current ... Read More »

VC to host Emerging Technology Complex ribbon cutting

    Victoria College’s Emerging Technology Complex will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday. The event is free and open to the public. This state-of-the-art facility, comprised of the three-story Conference and Education Center and the two-story Industrial Training Center, will officially be open to the public June 1. “The Emerging Technology Complex ... Read More »

UST Global’s ‘iSafe’ wins ‘Best Use of Mobile Technology’ at Elets Knowledge Exchange Awards

    UST Global, a leading digital technology services company, on Monday stated that its mobile app ‘iSafe’ has won the award for ‘Best Use of Mobile Technology’ at the Elets Knowledge Exchange Awards 2015 at Goa. ‘iSafe’ also appears as a safety feature in Thiruvananthapuram City Police (TCP) mobile app, which helps the residents to seek emergency police help ... Read More »

Wearable technology poised to surge: things all CEOs & CIOs must know

    Even when our fixture with smartphones as the ‘all-controlling’ hub continues to gather steam, there is yet another revolution ready to shake things up. Wearable devices, tagged for long as the “next big thing” has truly arrived and in a big way. Here are some astonishing numbers that would just enable us to size things up: According to ... Read More »

In California, Technology Makes “Droughtshaming” Easier Than Ever

    California’s drought is turning neighbor against neighbor, as everyone seems to be on the lookout for water wasters. Take Los Angeles resident Jane Demian, for example. She recently got a letter from the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power’s Water Conservation Response Unit, about an unverified report of prohibited water use activity at her home in the ... Read More »