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Australian Scientists Discover Deep Sea Corals

Australian Scientists Discover Deep Sea Corals

Friday, January 4, 2013 12:26

Australian scientists mapping the Great Barrier Reef have discovered corals at depths never before thought possible, with a deep-sea robot finding specimens in waters nearly as dark as night. A team from the University ...

Earth to be Closest to Sun on Wednesday

Earth to be Closest to Sun on Wednesday

Tuesday, January 1, 2013 16:43

Stargazers will get a celestial treat on New Year with Sun coming nearest to our planet on Wednesday. The Earth will be at its nearest point from the Sun at 10:10 am on Wednesday at a distance of 147 million km, Planetary Society of India General Secretary N ...

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China Launches Rival GPS Satellite System

China Launches Rival GPS Satellite System

Friday, December 28, 2012 12:25

China has launched commercial and public services across the Asia-Pacific region on its domestic satellite navigation network built to rival the US global positioning system. [caption id="attachment_28472" align="alignnone" width="468"] GPS Satellite System[/caption] The Beidou system started ...

World Longest High Speed Rail Line (China)

World Longest High Speed Rail Line (China)

Monday, December 24, 2012 12:11

China will open the world's longest high-speed rail line next week when a link between Beijing and the southern metropolis of Guangzhou is inaugurated, officials said on Saturday, underscoring its commitment to a trouble-plagued transport scheme. [caption id="attachment_28393" align="alignnone" width="468"]...

NASA Probes Set to Smash into Moon

NASA Probes Set to Smash into Moon

Friday, December 14, 2012 10:23

NASA will smash two tiny probes into the Moon on Monday after they spent months gathering data from orbit miles above the lunar surface, the US space agency said Thursday. [caption id="attachment_28055" align="alignright" width="281"] Moon[/caption] "We're not expecting a ...

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RIM Outlines Programme for Enterprise Clients to Adopt BB10

RIM Outlines Programme for Enterprise Clients to Adopt BB10

Friday, December 7, 2012 11:36

Research In Motion outlined a step-by-step programme on Thursday to help its large base of enterprise clients transition across to its soon to be launched new BlackBerry 10 platform. [caption id="attachment_27944" align="alignnone" width="450"] BlackBerry 10[/caption] RIM is betting ...

NASA Aims to Launch Mars Rover Twin in 2020

NASA Aims to Launch Mars Rover Twin in 2020

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 9:41

NASA plans to follow-up its Mars rover Curiosity mission with a duplicate rover that could collect and store samples for return to Earth, the agency's lead scientist said on Tuesday. [caption id="attachment_27862" align="alignright" width="292"] Mars Rover[/caption]...

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Federal Board of Revenue All Google Adsense Payments Can be Taxed

Federal Board of Revenue All Google Adsense Payments Can be Taxed

Friday, November 30, 2012 11:14

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), authority responsible for taxing businesses and individuals in Pakistan, is seeking ways to tax internet giant Google, on the revenue generated through its business in Pakistan, reported The News citing unnamed sources. [caption id="attachment_27810" align="alignnone" width="497"]...

Japan Mobile Phone will Monitor Skin Condition

Japan Mobile Phone will Monitor Skin Condition

Friday, November 30, 2012 9:13

A mobile phone that monitors the user's skin condition, checking for blemishes and colour, was unveiled in beauty-conscious Japan on Thursday. The "Hada Memori" (skin memory) programme allows women to keep tabs on their complexion and track changes over time by storing records in the cloud. [caption id="attachment_27791" align="alignright" ...

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Apple and HTC Settle Global Patent Battle

Apple and HTC Settle Global Patent Battle

Monday, November 12, 2012 9:33

Apple Inc and HTC Corp announced on Saturday a global patent settlement and 10-year licensing agreement that ends one of the first major conflagrations of the smartphone patent wars. [caption id="attachment_27358" align="alignnone" width="468"] HTC[/caption] Apple sued HTC in 2010, accusing ...

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