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ISRO’s Lunar Craft Module Ready for ‘Chandrayaan 2’

India’s second lunar mission to moon under the ‘Cahndrayaan 2’ project has seen the first phase successfully finished with the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) delivering the ‘Orbiter Craft Module Structure’ to ISRO in Bangalore. Chandrayaan-2 mission to moon is the advanced version of the previous moon mission undertaken by the space agency on Oct. 22, 2008. To be launched by ...

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Micromax Canvas Sliver 5 Smartphone Review At First Look: Battery on Flip Side, Service on Bright Side

By Abhijeet Kumar Micromax launched its latest canvas Sliver 5 smartphone on Thursday in New Delhi, claiming it to be the slimmest phone available in the market but not spelling out its target audience for the device, a mistake many had done in the past. To be available for Rs.17,999, the Canvas Sliver 5 measures 5.1mm, which is less than ...

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Sony’s RX100 IV and RX10 II Cameras Storm Camera World

Sony has announced two versatile Cyber-shot cameras — the compact RX100 IV (model DSC-RX100M4) and high-zoom RX10 II (model DSC-RX10M2) cameras, featuring the world’s first 1.0 type stacked model DSC-RX100M4 sensor with advanced signal processing and an attached DRAM memory chip. The high speed signal processing and DRAM memory chip together make it 5 times faster readout of image data ...

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Move Over Nokia, It’s ‘Microsoft Priority’ Now as First Re-Branded Store Opens in Chennai

Microsoft unlocked ‘Nokia Priority’ store which is re-branded Microsoft’s first Priority Reseller in Chennai on Wednesday, in a move to effect rebranding the new acquisition of the Finland-based Nokia handset business for $7.2 billion deal. “We are launching the first Microsoft Priority Reseller Store in Chennai today. In India itself it is a big change for us, which we are trying to ...

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NASA All Set to Launch Next Mars Lander Insight in March 2016 (PHOTOS)

NASA has completed the testing of its most ambitious project pertaining to the Red Planet — a stationary lander called InSight — which will be test-launched in March 2016 to prepared the ground for the manned missions in 2030s. InSight, or Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport, measures the size of a car that will be fully ...

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India’s Astrosat to Join NASA’s Hubble, Russian Spektr R, Japan’s Suzaku to Study Astronomy

India is gearing up to launch its own ASTROSAT, the first dedicated space observatory similar to NASA’s Hubble to study deep space in October 2015. The observatory to be placed in equatorial range for five years will orbit around Earth at 650-km speed, said the Indian Space Research Organisation on Tuesday. Built by Bangalore-based ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC), India hopes ...

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