Parasite strain from cats killing sea otters

Washington D.C. [USA]: Researchers have identified that infection by land-based protozoan parasites such as Toxoplasma and related parasites that come from domestic cats are common causes of illness and death of southern sea otters.

Twitter celebrates hashtag's birthday, releases list of 2019's top trends

New Delhi (India), Aug 23 (ANI): Happy Birthday hashtag! Micro-blogging site Twitter is celebrating the 12th birthday of the hashtag on Friday and to mark the occasion the platform launched an emoji to celebrate the symbol that connects communities and unifies conversations.

Pollution and winter linked with higher rate of angioplasty procedures: Study

Washington D.C. [USA]: Heavily polluted areas have a higher rate of angioplasty procedures to treat blocked arteries than areas with clean air. Procedures are even more common in winter, the most polluted time of year, suggest researchers.

Researchers develop colour-changing artificial chameleon skin

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 22 (ANI): Researchers have developed artificial chameleon skin that changes its colour when exposed to light.

Hyderabad: WhatsApp group admins warned against fake videos

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Aug 20 (ANI): Hyderabad Police Commissioner, Anjani Kumar on Monday said that the strict actions will be taken against administrators of WhatsApp groups found circulating violence videos on the messaging app.

New voice assistant makes web browsing easier for visually impaired

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 19 (ANI): Researchers have developed a new voice assistant that allows people with visual impairments to get web content as quickly and as effortlessly as possible from smart speakers and similar devices.

Is Siri or Alexa making us impolite?

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 18 (ANI): Prompted by growing concerns, researchers analysed if the way we bark out orders to digital assistants like Siri, Alexa, and Google Assistant is making us less polite!

Wearable stickers detect physiological signals from skin

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 17 (ANI): Researchers have developed a way to detect physiological signals emanating from the skin with the help of a sensor that sticks like band-aids and beams wireless readings to a receiver clipped onto clothing.

Scientist developing wearable sensors to sniff out health problems from sweat!

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 17 (ANI): Scientists are developing a wearable skin sensor that can detect what is in your sweat.

Fisixworld is changing the Future of Gadget Repair Industry

New Delhi: Fisixworld has brought a revolution in the gadget repair industry that caters to the needs of almost all strata of the society.

Technical glitch delays Blue Line metro service, ops resume

New Delhi (India), Aug 15 (ANI): Services were resumed on the Blue Line Metro after a brief technical snag had hit the line on Thursday afternoon leading to delay.

LGBTQ creators sue YouTube over alleged discrimination

California [USA]: A group of LGBTQ creators is reportedly filing a lawsuit against YouTube for allegedly discriminating by suppressing recommendations and making it difficult to earn ad revenue.

Biometric data of over 1 million people exposed in major breach of banks, UK police
London [UK], August 15 (ANI): In a major breach of biometric systems used by the UK Metropolitan police, defence contractors, and banks, fingerprint and facial recognition information of more than 1 million people had been left exposed in a publicly accessible database.
Here's why sunscreen is harmful to seawater

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 14 (ANI): Researchers studied how sunscreens release different compounds, such as trace metals and inorganic nutrients into Mediterranean seawater, with unknown effects on marine ecology.

Virginia's TV Man is leaving free 'old' TVs at people's doorsteps Pilot of IndiGo flight aborts takeoff after detecting 'serious error' Designer clothing that allows to manage electronic devices Google remembers Vikram Sarabhai on birth anniversary Enhancement in AI is need of an hour: Study Chhattisgarh: Cong leader held for sharing obscene video on WhatsApp Despite habitat protection, Northern Spotted Owl population is declining A new experiment can help police catch criminals: Study B4U Network’s new Hindi Movie channel launched recently Offering 101 World Television Premieres Technique uses magnets, light to control and reconfigure soft robots: Study Researchers discover ultra-thin wearable electronic device NASA discovers potentially habitable planet 31 light-years away IAF launches mobile game 'Indian Air Force: A cut above' Ear 'tickle' therapy can slow ageing: Study Climate change disrupting plant-pollinator relationship: study Here's how pufferfish got its wacky spines HIV virus spreads through direct cell-to-cell contact Gut bacteria found in mice could help humans with obesity issues Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet train project to be completed by 2023: Piyush Goyal Scientists find clues on how soils may respond to climate change. Nandprayag Nagar panchayat installs sanitary pad vending machine App to help Kawariya's in Meerut ISRO successfully completes launch rehearsal of Chandrayaan-2 Renault India launches the all new duster, 25 brand new features and technology enhancements Researchers develop device for sustainably using geothermal energy Netflix to launch mobile-only streaming plan in India Researchers suggest tips to use recycled plastic Intensive beekeeping not responsible for common bee diseases: Study On World Emoji Day, say hello to new saree emoji Indian flights will save fuel: Air India on Pak opening airspace for civil traffic
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