Technology

Not Apple or Google: Why the future of wearable technology lies in academia

      For a glimpse of what is, what might have been and what may lie ahead in wearable devices, look beyond branded tech and Silicon Valley start-ups to the messy labs, dry papers and solemn conferences of academia. There you’d find that you might control your smartphone with your tongue, skin or brain; you won’t just ‘touch’ others ... Read More »

In The Dystopian Home Of The Future, Robots Have The Search Warrants

        Although this image was captured during police and armed forces exercises in Sweden, it contains a strong message about our common future. The machine is an explosive ordnance disposal robot-and it’s searching a mockup home. Equipped to search for homemade bombs using sensors and remote cameras, the robot can act on behalf of the authorities. There’s ... Read More »

New Algorithm Enables Control Over Swarms of Robots With Swipe of a Finger

  Researchers have created a robotic coverage algorithm that allows control over a fleet of robots with the swipe of a finger. Using a tablet and a red beam of light, Georgia Institute of Technology scientists have developed a system that can potentially control large teams of robots, which is relevant in manufacturing, agriculture and disaster areas. “It’s not possible ... Read More »

Nasa Launches 3D Space Container Challenge for Students

    Nasa is calling students in the age group from five to 19 to help the space agency design 3D containers that could be used in space. Nasa, along with the American Society of Mechanical Engineers Foundation, has launched a series of “Future Engineers” 3D Space Challenges for students focused on solving real-world space exploration problems. The 3D Space ... Read More »

Nvidia Grid Now Supports Full-HD 60FPS Video Game Streaming

      Nvidia’s Grid video game streaming service that launched late last year just added another feature in the form of full-HD (1080×1920 pixel) streaming at 60 frames per second. It’s the gold standard for most gamers on console and PC (though the latter can arguably do better). The move to 1080p and 60 frames per second makes it ... Read More »

Will technology wipe real estate professions off the map?

    The world of science and technology continues to revolutionize the world, and, along the way, legacy systems became obsolete. New technologies brought about a change in protocol. A change in the system brings in a chain of advantages and disadvantages that optimizes the organizational structure and affects lives as well. Call it a change for the better. One ... Read More »

Fuel Saving Technology Saving Fleets Big Money

    You can, and in a big way, according to a new study from the North American Council for Freight Efficiency(NACFE), a group that aims to double the efficiency of the continent’s trucking fleet. Its Annual Fleet Fuel Study of more than 53,000 tractors and 160,000 trailers, operated by 14 fleets, achieved fuel savings of U.S.$477 million in 2014 ... Read More »

Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTSH): Today’s Pre-Market Leader Stock

    Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation provides information technology (IT), consulting, and business process services worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Financial Services, Healthcare, Manufacturing/Retail/Logistics, and Other. CTSH has a PE ratio of 25.5. Currently there are 16 analysts that rate Cognizant Technology Solutions a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. The ... Read More »

Opinion: Here’s my grand unifying theory of today’s tech trends

        As a technology-law blogger, I monitor emerging developments in information technology. What’s hot in IT today? Any short list would have to include social media, mobile, wearable technology, the Internet of Things, cloud computing and Big Data. That list is all over the map, right? So, what’s the connection between, say, social media and the IoT? ... Read More »

Breaking the entry barrier of enterprise Information Technology & Consulting Sector

      IT Consulting and Service industry earned $ 516 billion in 2010, with a compound annual growth rate (CARG) of 3.9 % from 2006 to 2010. Integration and development were the most lucrative segments in the industry catering 49.3% of its total value. Total revenue of $ 254.2 billion was earned from these two sectors. Enterprise Information Technology ... Read More »