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SAVI Laser Camera to Replace Long Lenses to Capture Distant Photography: Indian Origin US Scientist

Two US university labs have developed a unique camera that can ditch the long lenses ore even telescopes to capture distant images, using holography technique called SAVI. It employs a single beam, multiple images and sophisticated software to capture detailed images from a distance. The technique stands for ‘Synthetic Apertures for long-range, subdiffraction-limited Visible Imaging’ and it uses coherent light ...

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Airtel’s Belated Offer: 10 GB/M Free 4G Data with Riders Galore; How it Stacks up with Jio?

Airtel has woken up to depleting customer base by offering 30 GB of free 4G data under what it calls a ‘Surprise Offer’for its postpaid customers. The Airtel customers will now get 10 GB of data per month, for the next three months free of cost. But now Airtel’s postpaid customers should subscribe to the surprise scheme through the MyAirtel ...

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OPPO A57 Selfie Smartphone Price Reduced, Now Available at Rs.13950 (Review Video)

Oppo A57 smartphone by Chinese maker that had hit the Indian market at Rs. 14,990 on February 3, 2017 has begun rolling out discounts worth Rs.1,000 with the new price going at Rs.13,950 in Oppo stores all over India. Last week, the smartphone was launched in Pakistan too. The selfie-focused smartphone has a 5.20-inch HD LCD display with a 2.5D curved ...

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7 New Miniature Frog Species Found in Western Ghats

Delhi University researchers found seven species of miniature frogs which are smaller than a child’s thumbnail in the Western Ghats with vividly different traits of insect-like calls and secretive habitats. Unlike other frogs which are active during the night time, these frogs are active both in night and day time. Out of seven species, four measure just 12.2 to 15.4 ...

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Budget 2017-18: Different in Style, Progressive in Spirit

Budget 2017-18, presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday has three significant changes embedded in it but the significant change above all these cosmetic features is the progressive improvement in spirit. First, presentation of Budget advanced to 1st February to enable the Ministries to operationalise all activities from the commencement of the financial year. Secondly, merger of Railways Budget ...

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Why Mahesh Babu’s ‘Brahmotsavam’ Failed? Blame it on Post-Production ?

When Telugu actor Mahesh Babu’s 2012 film ‘Businessman’ failed despite following close on the heels of the success of ‘Dookudu’, the reason was attributed to rushing the post-production to fewer days than the industry average of months together. When Microfinance Monitor pointed out the real reason, few takers were there for the theory of less post-production time for some of ...

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Google Kills Hangout on Air, Launches Duo Video-Calling App; To Release Allo Next

Google has launched the much-awaited Duo, video calling app, similar or slightly tweaked version of other popular video calling options such as Apple’s FaceTime, Microsoft’s Skype and Facebook’s Messenger app. In an official Blog, Google Principal Software Engineer Justin Uberti has posted the features of Google Duo, which he introduced as a simple 1-to-1 video calling app for everyone. Notwithstanding, ...

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Why PM Modi’s 3rd Independence Day Speech Radically Different? (Photos)

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s third address to the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on 70th Independence Day, Monday, is noticeably different from his earlier two speeches delivered from the podium in the past, indicating a huge and radical shift in Modi Think-Wave. While rhetoric was pervasive with references to Mahatma Gandhi, Sardar Patel, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, ...

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HP Spectre, World’s Thinnest Laptop But Weighs More, Makes India Debut

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Claimed to be the world’s thinnest laptop, HP Spectre is making its India debut on June 21 almost five months after its launch worldwide. The HP Spectre is 10.4mm thin, weighs 1.1kg compared to Apple’s 12-inch Retina MacBook that is 13.1 mm thick and weighs 920 grams. The launch is timed to offset Apple’s forthcoming ultra-thin 13 and 15-inch “MacBooks” ...

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