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Meet Opera Neon, Opera’s radical vision for the future of web browsers

Hardware vendors sometimes publicize their visions of the future. So do automakers. Now Opera Software is getting into the game with Neon, the company’s first concept browser. Opera’s new Neon browser for Macs and Windows PCs isn’t game-changing—in fact, rather than a “concept,” it feels more like applying a fresh coat of paint. But Opera also succeeds in paring down ... Read More »

CBSE school associations to meet in Coimbatore to discuss management issues

“Despite representations for the last 25 years, the Government has not heeded to the appeal by the Association of Managements of Private Schools (AMPS) of Tamil Nadu to have a management representative in the board, so that it could help while formulating new policy or change the system,” said AMPS general secretary A T B Bose The office bearers of ... Read More »

IITs to hold joint technology meet for smartest of students to compete

It is said that the proposal to hold the meet came after the group of directors entering a discussion in a meeting held at IIT-Kanpur in the recent times. IIT RELATED STORIES More students see CBSE syllabus as a ticket to NEET Maharashtra government will now regulate pre-schools Women empowerment in India only possible through education: President India’s food production ... Read More »

Audi partners up again to meet rising demand in China

Sources reveal that due to the response from the Chinese market, Audi is bumping up its local production by inking a deal with China’s SAIC Motor Corp that allows them to make cars locally with SAIC. Currently, Audi produces all its cars in China with the FAW Group Corp at two plant locations, one in Foshan near Guangzhou, and the ... Read More »

Will world be able to meet 68.8 million teachers demand by 2030? Check more details of UNESCO report here

On the occasion of World Teachers’ Day, the United Nations Education, Science and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) released a report stating that there is a need to recruit millions of teachers in order to provide quality universal primary and secondary education by 2030, which is the deadline of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The UNESCO Institute for Statistics launched its ... Read More »

Meet Raghuram Rajan’s teacher who now works for tribal people of Madhya Pradesh

Former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan was once the student of ex-IIT Delhi professor Alok Sagar, who left his prestigious IIT job in 1982 to serve the tribal people of Madhya Pradesh. In brief: Know about this noble person The Professor did his Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering and also pursued Master’s from IIT Delhi. After completing PhD from Houston University, Texas, ... Read More »

Meet Robocar, the driverless racing car for the AI-powered Roborace

Formula E has unveiled the AI-powered race car that will be used in its Roborace competition for driverless vehicles. Ten teams, each with two cars, will compete in a series of one-hour races over the Formula E championship season, which starts later this year. All teams will have the same driverless cars; what sets them apart will be the artificial ... Read More »

Meet the Raspberry Pi’s new rival: The $15 Pine 64 finally ships with 4K video support

A war in low-cost computers could be in the making as a new $15 board computer that could challenge Raspberry Pi 3 finally ships. On paper, the Pine 64 is as powerful as the $35 Raspberry Pi 3. It can be a PC replacement, and the most expensive model, with Wi-Fi, is priced at $29. Further reading: 10 surprisingly practical ... Read More »

Meet the Raspberry Pi’s new rival: The $15 Pine 64 finally ships with 4K video support

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Meet Hound, a hands-free virtual assistant that’s smarter and faster than Siri

SoundHound is best known for its music recognition app, which listens to songs and identifies them, in the same vein as Shazam. But for the last nine years, the company has been working on a virtual assistant to rival Siri, Google Now, and Cortana. That app, called Hound, on Tuesday emerged from private beta on iOS and Android with data ... Read More »