The Power Of Grid Computing

The concept of tapping unused CPU cycles was born in the early 1970s. This was the time when computers were first getting linked together using network engineering. In 1973, Xerox’s Palo...

The Outernet: Information From The Sky

“For 60 per cent of the world’s population, regular Internet access is about as common as flying cars but where the Internet has failed, the Outernet hopes to succeed,” according to...

How Modern Technology Is Changing The Academic Sector

All college graduates leave the final year with hopes of joining some prestigious firm and making a name for themselves in a field of their choice. But they often hit a...

Technologies That Drive Comm. Devices

Evolution of mobile communication has increased the need for faster, quicker and efficient means of sharing data, mobile payments, product tracking, human identification, health and others. Every day we use data-sharing...

Small is the new Smart – A PCB story

Tinier hardware products that deliver larger outputs are always preferred in the domain of technology. The relevance is all the more applicable in the context of wearables and IoT products. Size does...

Is A Smarthome Safe Enough For You

It would be clichéd to begin this article by saying sci-fi visions of the past have now become real. Everybody knows that, and the world of sci-fi has also started dreaming...

Directed Energy Weapons: High-Power Microwaves

Part 1 and Part 2 covered particle beam weapons and their technology, respectively. In this part we look at high-power microwaves (HPMs). In the era dominated by electronic warfare and smartweapons systems...

Media Processors Maximising Performance, Minimising Power

Right from the smartphone in your hand to the dashboard of your car, the embedded media processor is working continuously to deliver what you see and what you hear. It needs...
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Medical Robots Making Way for Improved Operations

Sushruta has been dubbed as the father of surgery for writing one of the most detailed and ancient account of surgical processes. The sushruta samhita, works as a guideline for ayurvedic...
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Your Car Could Be Gone In 60 Seconds Too…

According to a report published in Bloomberg, hackers are able to target vulnerabilities in electronic locks and immobilisers, accounting for about 42 percent of stolen vehicles in London. High priced vehicles...