Infinix to launch 'India first' smartphone on February 6

New Delhi, Jan 31 :  Infinix, an online smartphone brand from China-based Transsion Holdings, is set to launch a selfie-centric, ‘India first’ smartphone in India on February 6.
According to industry sources, the mid-price segment device in the selfie-centric “S series” will be launched globally after its…

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Slow response forces Apple to halve iPhone X production: Report

Tokyo, Jan 30  Slower-than-expected sales have forced Apple to slash iPhone X production by half for the January-March period — to 20 million units from the earlier planned 40 million units, the media reported.

According to a report in Nikkei Asian Review on Tuesday, the Cupertino-based giant…

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NASA attempts to contact long-lost satellite

Washington, Jan 30  US space agency NASA on Monday said that it’s attempting to contact a satellite it lost more than a decade ago, after it was discovered possibly still alive by an amateur astronomer earlier this month.

“We are attempting to contact the IMAGE satellite via the Deep…

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Facebook AI team teaching chatbots how to talk like humans

San Francisco, Jan 29 :  Facebook Artificial Intelligence Researchers (FAIR) have tested a new approach that teaches bots how to chit-chat like humans.

The team used a special 164,000-utterance data set titled “Persona-Chat” to teach its AI to look for patterns.

“Persona-Chat” consists of more than…

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Satellite to identify barren areas for aquaculture: Suresh Prabhu

Panaji, Jan 28:  Satellite imagery will be used to systematically map brackish and barren tracts of land for development of aquaculture, which is one of the biggest employment generators in the seafood sector, Union Minister for Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu said on Saturday.

Prabhu, while speaking at the inaugural…

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