Author archives: Anna Versai

Verily, previously known as Google Life Sciences is about to change the world by engaging chemists, engineers, doctors and behavioural scientists into their interdisciplinary efforts to use data to identify symptoms of health and diseases. It is sharing the parent company Alphabet with Google and its many expanding businesses. It aims to truly understand health using sensors, digital medical record, Artificial Intelligence, and its processing power to prevent, detect, and manage disease. “Verily” is an archaic English word whic...
Microsoft has a lot of hopes from Lumia 950. It’s the first Smartphone Microsoft will release with Windows 10 OS and without Nokia brand. The firm really looks forward to people with software on their PC opt for a phone that will support the Operating System. Microsoft needs to prove that unlike Windows 7 and 8, Windows 10 Mobile has the features to compete against iOS and Android. Android and iOS together account for 98% of global smartphone market. Let us see if Microsoft will be able to enter the race with its Lumia 950. Here are s...
Wikipedia AI is an Artificial Intelligence engine to analyze the changes made to Wikipedia and as an attempt to improve the quality of its articles. It is an online encyclopedia anyone can edit. This not-for-profit website drastically changed the way we get information. It is one of the ten-most visited sites on the internet. There are loads of changes to Wikipedia articles on day-to-day basis. To monitor these changes and to highlight potentially damaging changes in the articles, Wikipedia started AI project named Objective Revisi...
Microsoft PowerApps is launched under the codename Project Kratos. It is a service for developers or any other individual in the organization to build business apps. This will enable any lay-man to create a business oriented application without any knowledge of code or syntax. This newly launched service is officially available in preview. Although, the preview is available only to invited members and an individual requires permission from his IT department to use the service. As stated by Bill Staples, even in this mobile revo...
  This is the kind of dialog that goes on in the new app called Rumblr, which can be used to set up brawls with strangers. We’re not kidding. Take a look at the pitch on the official website: “Rumblr is an app for recreational fighters to find, meet, and fight other brawl enthusiasts nearby. It encourages users to insult their matched opponents with this pro-tip: tell your match what you don't like about their picture.” Rumblr app is basically like Tinder, except that instead of getting to meet people on dates, you get t...
Scopely was established in 2011, the mobile gaming company who brought the epic form of a zombie apocalypse in the world of gaming. There used to be a time when the market of mobile gaming used to be an undiscovered territory. It was a wide-open market for playing field where well-established high rollers and belligerent startups seemed equal in likely to swim or sink as people around were busy trying to discover how business models and gameplay would function over the new devices. Established names in the market of mobile gaming ...
Finally, the day has arrived when tech giant Google rolls out its final Android Marshmallow release, the latest OS version for android. If you own a Nexus device or a Nexus player, you will be able to scribble through this new version, after downloading OTA (Over-the-air) update of Android Marshmallow. All you need to do is open the setting app, click ‘about tablet’, and select ‘system updates.’ If this service remains unavailable to you still, you can flash manually the factory image of Android Marshmallow on your Nexus device. For o...
This week, Microsoft has come up with its new feature for Outlook, that is, “‘thumbs up’ (Like) and @mention”, as it has decided to bridge the gap between the social media networks and email services. Yesterday, the Tech Goliath announced its plans to further upgrade Microsoft Outlook, the service that caught a huge amount of popularity after its release for an iPhone upgrade client previously by Microsoft. It included exact features from the social media giants Twitter and Facebook. Now, that the features have arrived in ema...
Amazon has finally unveiled latest tablet, Amazon Fire HD 8, from its lineup. Just like an amusement park, the FIRE HD 8 is a fun for the entire family. The tablet offers multiple features that serve all the age group. In order to truly unleash the potential of this tablet, you need to be subscribed to Amazon Prime. This account provides you an access to a large number of TV shows, movies, and free games that you can easily download on your tablet. The addition of Kindle, offers a large variety of books to select and download. ...
When two Russian émigré scientists, Andrei Geim, and Kostya Novoselov won their joint Nobel Prize in physics in 2010, they were applauded by the Nobel committee for their spirit of fleeting playfulness. It was one of the idiosyncrasies of the way the duo worked together. Playing with Scotch tape on a Friday afternoon might sound like a foolish thing to do, but that’s how the scientist-dyad at the University of Manchester chose to explore the electrical properties of tiny flakes of carbon graphite. It was not long before, the nutty ...