Space cups give ISS astronauts zero-gravity espresso experience

New York, Nov 28 ,2015  Last year when Italy sent an espresso machine up to the International Space Station (ISS), researchers wondered how astronauts would sip their double shot espresso in a zero-gravity situation in space.

They came up with six funky-looking cups from a 3D printed transparent…

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GAIL, ISRO join hands to monitor pipeline through special portal

Chennai, Nov 27,2015  Enhancing its pipeline security through an eye in the space, GAIL (India) Ltd on Thursday said it has joined hands with National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC), an arm of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), for the purpose.

In a statement, GAIL (India) sald along with NRSC…

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HTC One A9, Desire 828 dual-SIM announced; to launch in December

New Delhi Nov. 26,2015 (Tech Desk IE) HTC One A9 and HTC Desire 828 dual SIM smartphones were launched in India . Signifying the Taiwanese company’s stress on the Indian market, the two models have been launched here soon after their global announcements.

The HTC One A9 offers a…

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Shilpa Shetty, Raj Kundra launch Viaan Mobiles

Mumbai, Nov 26,2015 Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty and her businessman husband Raj Kundra on Wednesday launched Viaan Mobiles, named for their three-year-old son.

Five variants of the mobile phones, which come with a special personalised service, are priced between Rs.849 to Rs.12,999.
The phones…

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Google Doodle celebrates early human ancestor

New York, Nov 24,2015  (IANS) Google Doodle on Tuesday celebrated the 41st anniversary of the discovery of the world’s most famous early human ancestor — the 3.2 million-year-old ape ‘Lucy’.

‘Lucy’ was the first Australopithecus afarensis skeleton ever found, though her remains are only about 40…

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