Articles by Singh Rahul Sunilkumar
Explained: How is UN planning to detect methane emissions using satellite data
Methane curb is by far the most effective step towards climate conservation. The new initiative will provide technical or advisory services to help in assessing methane emissions mitigation options.
Updated on Nov 13, 2022 02:51 PM IST
Watch: Nasa's module simulating Mars habitat where crew will stay for a year
Nasa informs that the occupants will undergo simulated spacewalks, scientific research, use of virtual reality and robotic controls, and exchanging communications.
Published on Nov 11, 2022 07:12 PM IST
'16 weeks of base pay...': Zuckerberg's announcements for fired Meta employees
Meta will offer compensation to all the affected employees which includes severance, healthcare, career support among others. Zuckerberg said that layoff was the last resort.
Published on Nov 09, 2022 07:28 PM IST
“Accurate to who?” asks Dorsey as Musk envisions Twitter to be the most accurate
Musk is pressing for Twitter to become a free speech platform devoid of fake information. But it’s easier said than done. Many people, including Jack, are wondering how this will be accomplished.
Published on Nov 07, 2022 03:12 PM IST
Smartphones can help sense bridge failure: Report
Researchers undertook tests that involved traveling across the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco and a reinforced concrete bridge in Italy. They discovered that two smartphones could deliver information with a level of accuracy comparable to 240 stationary sensors.
Published on Nov 07, 2022 11:59 AM IST
Can a user tweet long length video on Twitter? Musk replies
Musk added that the platform will support creator monetization for all forms of content. The new Twitter owner is from the very beginning pressing for monetization feature on the platform where the creators can make money with their content.
Updated on Nov 06, 2022 01:38 PM IST
Scientists develop window film that can cool room without blocking visible light
The newly developed 'Transparent radiative coolers' (TRC) can be employed as window materials to cut cooling energy requirements for buildings and automobiles, which may support significantly in addressing climate change challenges.
Published on Nov 05, 2022 02:59 PM IST
Explained: What is ‘Aadhaar Mitra’, the newly launched chatbot from UIDAI
The new chatbot includes improved functionality such as the ability to track the progress of Aadhaar PVC cards and verify Aadhaar enrolment/update status. Residents can use the bot to register their complaints and follow up on them.
Published on Nov 04, 2022 08:05 PM IST
On Mann Ki Baat, PM's fresh India 'Techade' push; these IIT innovations hailed
PM Modi mentioned about the IInvenTiv fair exhibited in IIT Delhi on 14th -15th October. Total of 75 projects selected from all the 23 IITS were displayed here.
Updated on Oct 30, 2022 01:34 PM IST
Nasa's first and only lander to detect 'Marsquakes' is about to die: Report
InSight lander is the first and only spacecraft to probe Martian earthquakes. It has gathered data on over 1,300 “marsquakes” since arriving on Mars.
Published on Oct 30, 2022 11:29 AM IST
What's trending on Twitter? Check the most talked themes in 2021
The Twitter trends report sheds light on the topics and interests influencing consumer behaviour in the international and Indian markets, thus can help marketers advertise their product more efficiently on the micro-blogging platform.
Published on Oct 28, 2022 11:02 AM IST
What is the significance of 50 methane 'super-emitters' discovered by Nasa?
Methane remains in the atmosphere for approximately ten years, as opposed to hundreds of years for CO2, hence methane emission curbs have a more immediate impact on global warming.
Updated on Oct 27, 2022 05:41 PM IST
Apple's iPhone plant in China hit with Covid-19 outbreak: Report
Although Apple has sought to diversify its supply chain, including starting assembling iPhone 14 in India, Apple still relies massively on China for most of its iPhone production.
Published on Oct 27, 2022 12:27 PM IST
After facing global outage, WhatsApp services online again
On Downdetector, the website which monitors real-time problem & outage, the reported cases by Indian users have dropped to less than 3,000. User reports indicate WhatsApp faced problems since 3:17 AM EDT (12:47 pm).
Updated on Oct 25, 2022 03:36 PM IST
What is partial solar eclipse? How to watch it online? All details
A partial solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between the Sun and Earth, but the Sun, Moon, and Earth are not exactly lined up. It is not recommended to see an eclipse with the naked eye, even for a brief period.
Published on Oct 25, 2022 11:28 AM IST
How Apple's Tim Cook and Google's Sundar Pichai celebrated Diwali
Google CEO Sundar Pichai took to Twitter to share Diwali wishes but in unexpected way. “I celebrated by watching the last three overs (India vs Pakistan cricket match) again today,” he wrote.
Published on Oct 24, 2022 06:14 PM IST
Fired from her job in 2013, this engineer now makes over ₹3.5 crore per year
Her story is motivation for those who struggle to get regular jobs or are fed-up with the 9 to 5 office routine. She advises not to give up even if we don’t fully understand the business we’re trying to launch.
Published on Oct 24, 2022 10:44 AM IST
Apple Watch’s Heart rate monitoring feature saves life of a 12 year girl: Report
Imani Miles’ Apple Watch reportedly continued sending alarms, which her mother Jessica Kitchen later realised were caused by an unusually high heart rate.
Updated on Oct 23, 2022 03:59 PM IST
Explained: What is YouTube handle and how will it help creators?
YouTube content creators will automatically be assigned handle for their channel after November 14, 2022, if they haven’t yet selected. However it can be changed later in YouTube Studio.
Updated on Oct 22, 2022 02:39 PM IST
PM Modi launches Rozgar Mela. Check details on vacancies, sectors
The Narendra Modi government has set a significant target of allotting 10 lakh new jobs in the next one year. In its very first tranche, 75,000 citizens received their appointment letter in a single day.
Updated on Oct 22, 2022 04:05 PM IST
Explained: How Airtel's 5G service differs from Reliance Jio's standalone 5G
Airtel calls its 5G service as ‘5G Plus’ and promises to ‘redefine the way people communicate, live, work, connect and play for years to come.’ While Jio asserts its 5G being‘True-5G network’ and it runs on the Standalone network.
Published on Oct 18, 2022 06:35 PM IST
Apple's iPad Pro tablet launch to be a muted affair?
Apple, which traditionally unveils its products at a spectacular launch event, is likely to issue a press release "in a matter of days" to introduce their newest M2 chip iPad Pro tablets.
Published on Oct 18, 2022 02:47 PM IST
Apple admits iPhone 14 models facing SIM-related issue: Report
Apple said they are investigating the issue and mentions it’s not a hardware problem, advising customers to keep their software up to date.
Published on Oct 18, 2022 11:35 AM IST
Apple Watch often low on battery? Here's how to fix the problem
A Low Power Mode alert prompts you to enable the option when your Apple Watch’s battery drops to 10%. However, you can also turn on the Low Power mode in the smartwatch manually.
Published on Oct 17, 2022 05:47 PM IST
MatchAble, a dating app for differently-abled who wish to swipe right
“About 41 per cent of people with disabilities in India do not get married,” says founder of a dating app which focus on people with special needs.
Updated on Oct 17, 2022 11:57 AM IST
IIT researchers claim their technique could solve stubble burning problem
The researchers have developed a technique through which the unwanted rice straw can be moulded to usable boards that can be used in packaging, home decor, furniture and in temporary construction work by developing required strength.
Published on Oct 15, 2022 04:51 PM IST
Fed up of remembering too many passwords? Google has a solution to your problems
Instead of requiring a password to get into any website or app, users would now have the option to prove their identity using PINs or biometric authentication.
Updated on Oct 14, 2022 08:40 PM IST
Only 5% of mobile users want to switch to 5G technology this year?
The survey stresses the government should work with telecom providers and keep the 5G prices low and work with device makers to find ways of making as many device models compliant through the software updates and keep the prices of entry level 5G devices low.
Published on Oct 14, 2022 12:49 PM IST
Why did a Brazilian court slap $20 million fine on Apple over iPhones?
During the launch of iPhone 12, the first iPhone model to bereft from a charger, Lisa Jackson, Apple’s vice president of Environment, Policy and Social Initiatives, said that there are already 2 billion power adapters in the world, and shipping new adapters with the iPhone 12 only compounds waste.
Published on Oct 14, 2022 11:26 AM IST
What is this fingerprint figure seen in James Webb's Telescope latest image?
This pattern hints how stars and planets might have formed. The fact that the dust shells have survived suggests that the dust can endure in the harsh environment between stars and go on to provide the raw materials for new stars and planets.
Updated on Oct 13, 2022 06:05 PM IST