Boeing Plans to Increase Automation

Boeing, an aircraft manufacturing company, is planning to purchase Aurora Flight Sciences—a company that specialises in making aviation parts and automated drones. This is a well-calculated step that will help in bringing greater automation to military drones, airliners and air taxis (for personal use) too. According to Greg Hyslop, Chief Technology Officer and Senior VP...

Blue Origin Gearing Up to Take Tourists into Space

According to Bob Smith, the Chief Executive Officer of Blue Origin (an aerospace manufacturer founded and masterminded by Jeff Bezos), by April 2019, a Blue Origin rocket could fly tourists to space. This timeline seems to be different from the one that was promised by Company’s President, Rob Meyerson. He had earlier said that...

Unlimited Whatsapp chat backup on Google Drive Storage

The deal between Whatsapp and Google that was announced earlier this year has come into effect on November 12, allowing 1 billion Whatsapp users to backup their chat history of Whatsapp on Google drive without having to sacrifice their Google Drive’s limited storage quota of 15GB. Unlike before now the users can store their data...

AI- ENHANCED XFINITY CAMERA BY COMCAST

One of the major issues faced by many Americans is that of package theft considering it is hard to prove it and rather time taking apart from the obvious loss of the package itself. Many people opt for Home Security Cameras to deal with the threat; however Comcast has announced that it has taken...

Video call security bug fixed by Whatsapp

The latest bug on Whatsapp’s platform that gave access to hackers to take over users’ applications on answering an incoming Whatsapp video call has been fixed according to the announcement made by Facebook’s messenger app on Wednesday. Technology websites ZDnet and The Register has previously reported that the vulnerability affecting Whatsapp on Android and Apple...

Preparation for Yellowstone’s Supervolcano

A gigantic magma chamber lies beneath the Yellowstone National Park, US. It’s a site known for its hot springs and geysers. But, according to NASA scientists, this area is not that peaceful after all and it can turn into a supervolcano in the future. According to Brian Wilcox of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL),...

November 28: Expected launch date of Nokia 8.1 in India

Rumored global variant of Nokia X7; Nokia 8.1 is expected to be announced by the company in India by the month end. Reports claim the launch date to be November 28 for the Nokia 8.1 whose equivalent Nokia X7 was launched in China last month; however no such confirmation has been obtained from Nokia...

Alibaba Plans to Invest Heavily on Cutting-Edge Technology

In order to compete with the heavy dominance of Silicon Valley in high technology, Alibaba—China’s e-commerce company—is planning to invest a total of $15 billion into research labs with a global network. According to the Company, this massive investment would put to use in establishing research facilities in the United States, Russia, Singapore, Israel...