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Spanish Football League To Have VAR Technology
The Spanish Liga Santander will have a system of video assisted refereeing (VAR) in operation in two years' time. Sanchez Arminio, the President of the Referees Technical Committee at the Spanish Football Federation, said the VAR system will be used in the league at the start of the 2019-20 seaso..
China For Stronger Cooperation With US In Next-Gen Nuclear Power Technology
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has called for closer cooperation between China and the US in developing the next-generation nuclear power technology, a media report said. The Chinese Premier's assertion came as he met with Bill Gates, co-founder of Microsoft and chairman of TerraPower, here on Friday..
Technology-Based Policing To Be Delhi Police’s Future
The Delhi Police, by 2020, aspires to adopt "technology based policing" by using smart policing, artificial intelligence, and self-learning systems among other advanced technologies, it was announced on Friday. The plan was discussed in a review meeting chaired by Lt Governor Anil Baijal on the f..
Facebook Launches Workplace Chat App For Desktop
Facebook on Thursday launched the desktop version of its Workplace Chat app that can be downloaded by anyone on PC, Mac, Android or iOS. "Now, we're offering a messaging-focused experience through Workplace Chat, both on desktop and mobile," said Julien Codorniou, Vice President, Workplace by Fac..
Amazon Announces All-New Kindle App
Global e-tailer Amazon on Tuesday announced an all-new Kindle app that is designed for book lovers and provides easy access to the most popular Kindle features. "We've built the new Kindle app from the ground up for book lovers, giving readers easy access to everything they might want to do with ..
WhatsApp Confirms Group Voice Calls In Latest Update
Giving its over one billion users more power to connect, WhatsApp has confirmed group voice calls in its latest beta version of Android. According to WaBetaInfo, a popular website that tests new WhatsApp features early, the 2.17.70 beta WhatsApp update has confirmed group calls. "The 2.17.70 i..
This Technology May Speed Up Home Internet
A new technology promises to speed up slow Internet at home, say researchers, adding that the new hardware can enable speed up to 10,000 megabits-per-second (Mbps) or 10 gigabits-per-second (Gbps). For a super-fast yet low-cost broadband connection at home in Britain, the new receiver technology ..
Japanese Firm Sues Apple Over ‘Animoji’ Feature In iPhone X
Tokyo-based firm Emonster that owns the trademark for "Animoji" in the US, has filed a lawsuit against Apple for using the same word for a feature in the iPhone X. Emonster owns an iOS app called "Animoji" that lets people send emoji that are animated in a loop like GIFs. The iPhone X's "Animo..
Facebook ‘Building 8’ Head To Quit Just After 18 Months
Regina Dugan, head of Facebook's secretive research lab "Building 8", is leaving the company, just after 18 months at the helm. "Today I am announcing that early next year I will be leaving Facebook to focus on building and leading a new endeavour. I will be working with leadership over the next ..
Apple Watch App Notification Saves US Man’s Life
A man in US has claimed an Apple Watch app notification saved his life after it detected signs of a life-threatening blood clot in his lungs and alerted him to get medical attention. New York resident James Green, 28, got an alert from the HeartWatch app, which monitors a person's heart rate cons..