Tag - technology

ISRO Successfully Tests Indigenous High-Thrust Cryogenic Rocket Engine

The engine develops a thrust of 19 tonnes and will power the cryogenic stage of the GSLV MK-III. The endurance hot test of 800 seconds is approximately 25% longer than the engine burn duration in flight. This is the first high-thrust cryogenic rocket engine India has developed and produces nearly 3...

IISC Is Building Tech That Automatically Detects Traffic Violations

Researchers at the Video Analytics Lab of SERC have developed algorithms that analyse traffic patterns and detect violations. The algorithms have set parameters which mimic existing traffic rules. Any deviation from the set path can be automatically picked up as a violation. The researchers claim...

MIT’s New Server Network Design Ditches RAM To Cut Big Data Costs

Researchers at MIT have built a server network that ditches RAM in favour of cheap and efficient flash storage. By getting the flash drive controllers pre-process data rather than dumping all the work on the CPU, the speed of RAM-less servers was improved. Don't expect your PC or smartphone to...

ISRO To Launch Its Heaviest Commercial Payload On Board The PSLV Today

The 44.4 meter long PSLV-XL will carry a payload of 5 British satellites will weigh 1,440 kg. The rocket will carry three identical DCM3 earth imaging satellites and put them into a 647 km Sun-Synchronous Orbit (SSO). The mission will also put two technology demonstrator auxiliary satellites into...

Tim Cook Believes Diversity At Apple Will Produce The Best Products

He went on to say that the problem of not having enough women in tech was still rampant. There aren't enough female roll models in tech today, and Apple too is sort of the problem. At its Apple Watch event in March only 1 woman was part of the presentation, however, Cook said things will be very...

Mahindra’s Upcoming Cars Will Have Google At Their Heart

Mahindra & Mahindra has joined the Open Automotive Alliance (OAA) to work along with Google and bring ‘Android Auto’ into the dashboards of its future car lineup. The company has already announced that it will bring Android Auto to its flagship XUV 500 and Scorpio SUV. Android Auto basically...