First Progeria patient dies in Karimnagar

Nihal Bitla, the country’s first progeria patient, is no more. The 15-year-old breathed his last following dehydration at his native Poosala village of Sultanabad mandal in Karimnagar district on Tuesday. Nihal and his parents Bitla Srinivas and Sridevi, who had migrated to Bhiwandi in Maharashtra a decade ago, came to Read More …

NASA’s Juno mission: All You Need to Know

Imagine a planet with more than 60 moons, with a metallic hydrogen subterranean ocean 25,000 kilometres deep, with no solid surface to walk on, with clouds made of ammonia, with massive storms lasting several hundred years and with windspeeds of 400 mph, and with a magnetic field 20,000 times as Read More …

Tech behind bitcoin can help check counterfeiting: RBI

Exactly two years after it issued a caution against use of virtual currency bitcoin, the Reserve Bank of India has come around to appreciate the strengths of the underlying `blockchain’ technology. Blockchain is a digital platform which records all bitcoin transactions in a way that cannot be altered. In December Read More …

‘Li-fi’ 100 times faster than ‘Wi-fi’ tested for the first time

A new company named Velmenni based in Tallin in Estonia, tested a new internet providing service called as ‘Li-fi’ (Light fidelity) in November 2015. The ‘Li fi’ technology uses an LED bulb (Light Emitting Diode) bulb/lamp to give internet signals to a receptor connected to a computer. The technology is Read More …