Nearing the end of another disappointing campaign, RCB head coach Gary Kirsten has agreed with the need for “structural changes” to turn the fortunes around of the Bengaluru-based franchise, which has under-performed in the IPL – particularly in the last three seasons, including this one, and failed to make the playoffs in each of them.
Spotify is jumping into the voice technology game. The streaming platform is testing voice-controlled advertisements for some users in the U.S., it revealed on a call with investors this week, according to TechCrunch. Currently, the promotions are only for services inside its own app, but that could change over time. Here’s how the technology works: When
Robots are increasingly picking up the slack in package distribution centers. Honeywell and Siemens have unveiled new machines that are capable of autonomously ferrying packages from the tractor trailer to the fulfillment center with surprising accuracy, according to Bloomberg. It comes as consumers increasingly expect two-day or even same-day delivery, causing shipping companies to embrace automation
This Tata Nexon has been modified to look like a PUBG car and the beauty is in the details, like a pan inside the SUV! The Tata Nexon is one of the most popular cars in the sub-4 meter SUV segment, which justifies how common it has become on the streets. Ticking all the right
Stunning images reveal how a laser was used to convert carbon into graphene and form works of art in the process. Chemists from Rice University have teamed up with a Houston-based artist to create the striking images. Because graphene conducts electricity, the technique could be eventually used to create interactive electronic artworks, the team claim.
OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei admits the importance of IP ratings to some extent. OnePlus 7 Pro and OnePlus 7 will have some level of water resistance — but without any IP ratings, OnePlus has confirmed through a teaser video posted on social media. The new video comes just days ahead of the formal OnePlus 7
Vegetables sold by California-based startup Iron Ox might be organic, but the farmer cultivating them is far from it. The company behind the robotic and hydroponic farming system is now taking the first step towards going to market in California. According to a report from The Verge, Iron Ox is partnering with Bay Area produce purveyors Bianchini’s
Older bees pass on immunity-boosting molecules to younger bees in their hives via the royal jelly they share. The bees can make them resistant to diseases in this jelly which larvae feed on, to give the hive a collective immune system. It means that the honeybees nourish the young, essentially meaning that the hive has
A flexible, snakelike robot could serve as a vital lifeline for bringing the northern white rhino back from the brink of extinction. Scientists at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) have partnered with the San Diego Zoo to develop the unique device, which they believe could assist with the artificial reproduction process for rhinos. The northern white rhino
Adaptation is an integral part of any species survival, but rarely does that evolution involve becoming impervious to man-made pollution. In a new report, researchers chronicle how the Gulf killifish developed an unlikely resistance to massive levels of pollution found in the natural habitat, the Houston Ship Channel. ‘Most species don’t survive radically altered environments,’