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Experts Develop New Tool To Predict Eye, Hair And Skin Color

Researchers have developed a novel web tool that can accurately predict eye, hair and skin colour from even a small DNA sample, an advance that can be used when standard forensic profiling is not helpful. The “HIrisPlex-S DNA test” system is capable of generating all three pigment traits from human biological material together using a freely available web tool. The ... Read More »

RCom’s Unlimit, China’s Fibocom Partner to Develop IoT Solution

Reliance Communications’ Unlimit on Wednesday announced a strategic alliance with Chinese telecom gear maker Fibocom to design and manufacture modules for wireless communications and develop Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. Unlimit said the number of connected devices in India is projected to rise from 200 million today to 3 billion by 2020, and nearly every part of the economy will be positively impacted ... Read More »

Researchers Develop Method to ‘Instantly Recharge’ Batteries

HIGHLIGHTS The process takes time similar to refuelling a car at a gas station The innovation could expedite the adoption of electric, hybrid vehicles It would eliminating the time needed to stop and re-charge an EVs battery Researchers from the US have developed a safe, affordable and environment friendly method that can ‘instantly recharge’ batteries of electric and hybrid vehicle. ... Read More »

A brain injury is two times more likely to develop attention problems

A brain injury is two times more likely to develop attention problems People with mild to moderate brain injuries are two times more likely to have developed attention problems and those with severe injuries are five times more likely to develop secondary Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ( ADHD) in an average of seven years after injury, reveals a study. Researchers ... Read More »

LG partners up with Apple, Google, and Microsoft to develop foldable display panels

We’re slowly but steadily heading towards foldable smartphones and Samsung might be the pioneer in the field. It won’t be alone, though, that’s for sure, as LG Display is developing foldable OLED panels itself, with some heavyweight device manufacturers joining its team. A report out of South Korea states that LG’s Display subsidiary has partnered up with Apple, Google, and ... Read More »

Time to develop ‘workable’ policies for foreign students in Britain: Lord Paul

Lord Swaraj Paul requested the government to promote and grow global opportunities for UK students and staff by enhancing mobility programmes and creating an environment that facilitates the recruitment and retention of the best available talent. In picture, Lord Swaraj Paul (File photo) RELATED STORIES Students of Naxal-hit Chattisgarh district study maths through Hindi video lectures No-Detention Policy: Here’s what ... Read More »

Vitamin D-Deficient Kids Likely To Develop Asthma, Allergies

Vitamin D-Deficient Kids Likely To Develop Asthma, Allergies Repeated bouts of vitamin D deficiency in early childhood were linked to higher rates of asthma SYDNEY: Australian researchers have found that children with vitamin D deficiency were more likely to develop asthma and other allergies later in life. Researchers from Western Australia’s Telethon Kids Institute tracked vitamin D levels from birth ... Read More »

New Understanding Of Antibodies Could Help To Develop Potential HIV Vaccines

WASHINGTON: A recent study at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) shows that holes in HIV’s defensive sugar shield could be important in designing an HIV vaccine. It appears that antibodies can target these holes, which are scattered in HIV’s protective sugar or ‘glycan’ shield and the question is now whether these holes can be exploited to induce protective antibodies. Lead ... Read More »

Here Maps won’t develop for Windows 10 Mobile; existing maps won’t be updated

Here, whose Here Maps application was the foundation of Windows Phone mapping for years, has decided to pull out of Windows 10 Mobile development, the company said Tuesday. Worse still, Here has decided to update its Windows Phone 8.1 map applications with critical bug fixes only. The maps themselves won’t be updated, which means their usefulness will degrade over time ... Read More »