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Dubai enrolls world’s first robotic cop

New Delhi: From patrolling roads in Lamborghinis and Ferraris, to aiming for creating a robotic force which will make up a quarter of the existing by 2030, Dubai has already taken the first step in this direction.

Dubai police have enrolled a robotic officer which stood attentive at the foot of Burj Khalifa – the world’s tallest tower, on Wednesday Night. The tourists and the passersby had the time of their life as they snapped selfies photos as souvenir by its side. The robot wears a police cap, while moving on wheels. With a touch-screen computer as its chest which can be used to report a crime or inquire about speeding tickets, it is also equipped with a camera that transmits live images to the operations room and can also identify the wanted suspects.

Women Vle Workshop

Minister of Electronics & IT Inaugurates Workshop to Train VLEs

New Delhi: A workshop on “CSCs as GST Suvidha Provider” to train the top performing VLEs and the State level representatives of CSC SPV for enabling implementation of GST scheme especially in rural India through CSC was organized here today. Common Services Centers are proposed to act as a GST Suvidha Provider. CSCs have been identified to facilitate the roll out of GST especially in rural India. CSCs will help merchants’ registration, filing returns and support them in fulfilling various requirements under GST. They will mobilize, conduct training and create advocacy of GST implementation across the country. 
 

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ConveGenius to redefine K-2 education through ‘CG Slate Plus’ on Samsung Tablet

The innovative product will be exclusively available on Flipkart at an attractive price of INR 15,999

 

New Delhi: Making education more appealing to kids – that’s what ConveGenius, India’s leading educational technology company, aims to achieve with its flagship product, CG Slate. The simple yet effective device, mapped NCERT curriculum for grades K-5 and received an overwhelming response from parents across the country. Now, the company plans to launch its more evolved and enhanced version– CG Slate Plus for Grades K-2 – on Samsung Tablet, India’s leading consumer electronics manufacturer. The fun learning device equipped with world-class hardware will be available for INR 15,999 exclusively on Flipkart, the channel partner for CG Slate rollout.
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Apple has an official permit to test self-driving cars in California

A document submitted to California regulators by Apple about how they plan to train the operators of their new technology of self driving cars, the latest clues to the company's autonomous vehicle technology aspirations. Apple was granted permission to test self-driving cars on April 14 by the california Department of Motor vehicles but the company never revealed anything about this plan.

A 41 pages of  Apple application documents submitted to the Reuters by the state, to provide some clues about the highly secret self-driving effort, Which is has never openly acknowledged.

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NASA's Cassini, Mission to Saturn

NASA's Cassini craft will now finally  move to  flyby Saturn's haze-enshrouded moon. Prior to this  mission Titan dive into the ringed planet to mark the top of the 20 years of long journey. This dive is the mission's final move for up-close observations of the lakes and seas of liquid hydrocarbons that unfold across the moon's northern polar region, and also the last probability to use its powerful measuring instrument to pierce the haze and build elaborated pictures of the surface.

Closest approach to Titan is planned for 11:08 pm PDT on April 21 (11:38 am IST April 22).