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Facebook-owned WhatsApp has rolled out "Picture in Picture (PiP) mode" for Android users that will allow them to view videos within a chat window, without opening third party pages or apps.

ISRO shortlists 14 firms for transfer of lithium ion cell technology Dec 17 2018

Indian space agency ISRO has shortlisted 14 companies out of over 100 companies that showed interest in its lithium ion cell technology, said a senior official.

NVIDIA sets 6 AI performance records for deep learning workloads Dec 17 2018

Computer chip manufacturer NVIDIA on Monday said it has achieved six Artificial Intelligence (AI) performance records with the release of industry's first broad set of AI benchmarks.

Google Maps introduces auto rickshaw feature for Delhi commuters Dec 17 2018

Google introduced a new feature in its Maps where commuters in Delhi will be able to see auto rickshaws under the "public transport" mode in Maps.

Google not to offer controversial face recognition technology Dec 15 2018

At a time when pressure is mounting on tech companies to utilise facial recognition technology with care to avoid its misuse, Google has said it will not offer the controversial technology for now.

Rocket Lab to launch 10 NASA CubeSats on Sunday Dec 15 2018

In its first mission for NASA, the American aerospace manufacturer Rocket Lab is set to launch 10 small research satellites, or CubeSats, from New Zealand, the US space agency said.

6.8 million users possibly affected by latest photo bug: Facebook Dec 15 2018

US top social media network Facebook admitted that about 6.8 million users may risk their private photos being exposed to third-party apps.

Google's new AI model to help detect diabetic retinopathy Dec 14 2018

Google has developed an Artificial Intelligence (AI) model that can detect diabetic retinopathy with a level of accuracy on par with human retinal specialists, the technology giant said.

India to create innovative AI models for the world in 2019: IBM Dec 14 2018

India is at the forefront of Artificial Intelligence (AI) surge and the next year will see more local innovations from the country with broader adoptions across various sectors globally, a top IBM executive said on Friday.