Wednesday, August 15, 2018
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How Blue Light Accelerates Blindness

How Blue Light Accelerates Blindness
Are you addicted to your smartphones, laptops and tablets? The blue light emitting from these digital devices can affect your eye's retina and lead to age-related macular degeneration, according to a research led by a professor of Indian-origin.

How Blue Light Accelerates Blindness

Twitter Loses 1 Million Users In Q2, Stock Plummets

Twitter Loses 1 Million Users In Q2, Stock Plummets
As it began to crack down on spammy and inactive accounts, Twitter on Friday reported a drop of 1 million users in the second quarter of 2018 -- with monthly active user count going down from 336 million in the last quarter to 335 million.

Twitter Loses 1 Million Users In Q2, Stock Plummets

Thinking Skin: Indian-Origin Scientist Creating Robotic Hand With A Human Sense Of Touch

Thinking Skin: Indian-Origin Scientist Creating Robotic Hand With A Human Sense Of Touch
This electronic "thinking skin" is made from silicon-based printed neural transistors and graphene - an ultra-thin form of carbon.

Thinking Skin: Indian-Origin Scientist Creating Robotic Hand With A Human Sense Of Touch

Facebook Brings Messenger Kids To Canada, Peru

Facebook Brings Messenger Kids To Canada, Peru

Despite call for withdrawal by experts, Facebook has decided to expand the reach of Messenger Kids by introducing the video calling and messaging app designed for children under 13 to families in Canada and Peru.

Facebook Brings Messenger Kids To Canada, Peru

YouTube Offers Creators New Ways To Earn Money, Will Let Them Set Up Paid Channels

YouTube Offers Creators New Ways To Earn Money, Will Let Them Set Up Paid Channels

YouTube, often criticized for not compensating creators well enough, will allow them to set up paid channel memberships, the company said on Friday.

YouTube Offers Creators New Ways To Earn Money, Will Let Them Set Up Paid Channels

Facebook Wants Users To Give Nude Photos To Stop Revenge Porn

Facebook Wants Users To Give Nude Photos To Stop Revenge Porn

It may sound audacious to some but Facebook thinks that sharing with a trained employee of the company the intimate images that you fear might go viral in the social networking platforms can help it stop their spread, thereby protecting your privacy.

Facebook Wants Users To Give Nude Photos To Stop Revenge Porn