ISRO Sets Up Viewing Gallery to See Rocket Launches Up Close

Photo Credit: Twitter/ ISRO Thousands of ardent space watchers Monday got to see and feel the vibrations of PSLV-C45 launch first hand, courtesy a viewing gallery set up by ISRO, just three kilometres from the launch site. The gallery is part of the Space theme park which will have a…

Zomato Expands Online Ordering, Food Delivery Services to 17 More Indian Cities

Food ordering app Zomato on Monday announced an expansion of its online ordering and food delivery services to 17 new cities in India, taking the total to 213 cities. The new cities are Bulandshahr, Shahjahanpur, Solan, Palwal, Rewari, Machilipatnam, Nandyal, Bhimavaram, Ongole, Srikakulam, Kadapa, Kottayam, Kollam, Khanna, Gurdaspur, Ambur, and…

Facebook Reform Pledge Doubtful, German Minister Says After Meeting Zuckerberg

German Justice Minister Katarina Barley Germany’s justice minister voiced scepticism Monday about Facebook’s willingness to reform, speaking after a Berlin meeting with its founder Mark Zuckerberg. “For the past year, Mark Zuckerberg has been speaking about Facebook’s responsibility to society, democracy and the privacy of more than two billion people,”…

Election Commission Joins Twitter Ahead of Lok Sabha Polls

  The Election Commission of India on Friday joined Twitter ahead of the Lok Sabha elections while the micro-blogging site also launched a special election emoji aimed at encouraging participation in election-related discussions, encouraging more people to go and vote. Available in 12 languages, the election emoji would feature an…

Google Stadia Will Use AMD GPUs but Not CPUs, AMD Confirms

  Google confirmed that its Stadia game streaming service uses GPUs manufactured by AMD at the time of its official launch announcement at this year’s GDC conference. However, the company was not as forthcoming regarding the CPUs that it has decided to use in its Stadia datacentres. The only information released…