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Twitter endeavours to protect users from mental, physical threats: Dorsey

San Francisco |Wednesday, 2019 12:45:04 PM IST

Micro-blogging site Twitter is considering ways to restrict mental and physical threats to its users that are triggered during or due to digital conversation on its platform, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey s

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India, China contribute most to global greenery: NASA

Washington |Wednesday, 2019 1:15:05 PM IST

India and China are leading the way in greening lands, thanks to ambitious tree-planting programs and intensive agriculture in both countries, NASA satellite data has shown.

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Novel AI-based system to counter online dating frauds

London |Wednesday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST

Researchers have developed an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based system to restrict fake profiles designed to con people on dating apps and websites.

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NASA turns Mars sniffer into data-relay satellite for rovers

Washington |Tuesday, 2019 4:45:06 PM IST

NASA's atmosphere-sniffing Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) mission has embarked on a new campaign to tighten its orbit around the red planet to become a data-relay satellite for the US

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More Indian startups ready with solutions to tackle real-life problems: Microsoft

Sydney |Tuesday, 2019 10:45:05 AM IST

India, which saw a tremendous growth in the startup space in the last couple of years, is now witnessing a growth in the business-to-business (B2B) tech startups coming up with innovative ideas to dea

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Visiting Mars next frontier in space: Ex-astronaut Duke

Jaipur |Tuesday, 2019 10:45:05 PM IST

The next big step in space will be the landing of human beings on Mars, and any Indian can do this, said Charles Duke, the youngest spaceologist to walk on the moon at the age of 36.

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Boost for female 'big bang' in science

Canberra |Monday, 2019 10:45:04 AM IST

Nearly 300 women gathered on a global platform in Australia are promoting a "big bang" of women in science, to motivate more girls to take an interest in the field and strive for equality and visibili

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Chimp 'mini-brains' help decode how humans got big brains

New York |Monday, 2019 1:45:04 PM IST

US researchers, including one of an Indian-origin, have created mini brains of chimpanzee - our closest living relative - in laboratory that would help understand the development and organisation of h

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