WhatsApp testing peer-to-peer payments feature in India

San Francisco, Feb 10 Facebook-owned messaging service WhatsApp is testing a new payments feature in India that aims to allow people to send money to their friends on the app, the media reported.
The feature is currently in beta, but has not been publicly announced because it is not…

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NASA's 3-D printable tools could test blood samples on ISS

Washington, Feb 10  To enable astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) to analyse biological samples without sending them back to Earth, NASA researchers, including one of Indian-origin, are developing 3-D printable tools that could handle liquids like blood samples without spilling in microgravity.

Learning how bacteria affect…

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Google Photos gets AI-powered video feature

New Delhi, Feb 9 Google India on Thursday launched a feature on Google Photos that uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) to help users create and share videos ahead of Valentine’s Day.

“Beginning today, users can turn their photos into themed movies via the Google Photos app or on the web…

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Small asteroid to closely pass by Earth on Friday

Washington, Feb 8  An asteroid, estimated to be between 15 and 30 metres in size, will safely pass by Earth on Friday, NASA has said.

The celestial object, designated asteroid 2018 CB, will pass closely by Earth at around 5.30 pm EST (4 am Saturday India time), at a…

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Tech Mahindra, VMware collaborate for Telco network, service transformation

New Delhi, Feb 7 IT major Tech Mahindra and Cloud major VMware on Tuesday announced a collaboration to jointly develop, market, and deliver solutions to accelerate network transformation for Communication Service Providers (CSPs).

Through this expanded relationship, the companies will combine VMware’s production-proven, 5G and OpenStack ready network…

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