Bots

Twitter whistleblower brings his critiques to Congress

Among his most serious accusations is that Twitter violated the terms of a 2011 FTC settlement by falsely claiming that it had put stronger measures in place to protect security and privacy of users.

published on : 13th September 2022

Over 150 endangered vultures poisoned to death in southern Africa 

Park officials in South Africa said they were investigating the incident, adding some of the carcasses appeared to have been harvested for their body parts.

published on : 12th August 2022

Dealing with technology’s dark side  

Man has created machines and the masters should not become slaves of their own creation. If today we are letting technology use us, then the problem lies with us, not with tech.  

published on : 31st July 2022

Merging schools will benefit students: AP Education Minister 

The Education Minister said that the merger of schools was initiated to lay a solid foundation for students at the primary level.

published on : 26th July 2022

Bot battle: Tech that could decide Twitter's Elon Musk lawsuit

The information Twitter has or has not provided on its tally of fake or spam accounts is Musk's stated reason for backing away from the deal -- a move that prompted the firm to sue him this week.

published on : 15th July 2022

Musk abandons plans to buy Twitter over fake accounts

The dispute is likely to play out at the Delaware Court of Chancery in the US state of Delaware where Twitter will need to prove that fake accounts comprise only 5% of all accounts on Twitter.

published on : 9th July 2022

Twitter says it removes 1 million spam accounts a day

Musk has argued, without presenting evidence, that Twitter has significantly underestimated the number of these "spam bot" -- automated accounts that typically promote scams and misinformation.

published on : 8th July 2022

Indian enterprises keen to use bots: Report

Organisations are using automation and intelligent assistants such as chatbots to help employees make better decisions.

published on : 7th July 2022

Firefighting robots to douse infernos, help save lives in Delhi, says AAP government

Atul Garg, Director, Delhi Fire Service, said that these robots have been purchased for a special purpose, basically for large-scale areas like godowns and huge factories.

published on : 28th June 2022

Robots to guide passengers at Coimbatore airport from Thursday

Temi has offered the robots free of cost to the Coimbatore airport for a six-month pilot study, sources said

published on : 9th June 2022

Delhi: Firefighting robots to help douse flames, navigate inaccessible lanes

These remote-controlled robots will be able to douse fires in narrow streets, warehouses, basements, forests, and even enter oil and chemical tankers.

published on : 21st May 2022

Nanobots to prevent recurrence of infections after root canal

A team of researchers from the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) has designed a nanobot that helps prevent recurrence of infections after a root canal.

published on : 17th May 2022

TN robo-scientist's ‘Lillipot’ to spark learning, curiosity among students

During Covid-19, people bought these robots for supplying food and medicine to people in quarantine.

published on : 17th April 2022

Botswana summons US envoy over President Donald Trump 'shithole' slur

Botswana's government on Friday summoned the US ambassador to complain about remarks reportedly made by President Donald Trump describing African nations as "shithole countries".

published on : 12th January 2018

UK scientists create world's smallest surgical robot

British scientists have developed the worlds smallest surgical robot which could transform daily operations for tens of thousands of patients, the media reported on Sunday.  

published on : 21st August 2017