115th Anniversary of the Antikythera Mechanism’s Discovery

The Search Engine Google is showing a Doodle for the 115th Anniversary of the Antikythera Mechanism’s Discovery. The Antikythera mechanism is an ancient analogue computer and orrery used to predict astronomical positions and eclipses for calendrical and astrological purposes. On clikcing the Doodle image, Google will show search results for “what is the Antikythera mechanism?” … Continue reading “115th Anniversary of the Antikythera Mechanism’s Discovery”

Google Shows Doodle for Ferdinand Monoyer who introduced Dioptre and invented Monoyer chart

The Search Engine Google is showing an animated Doodle in few Countries for the Ferdinand Monoyer’s 181st Birthday Ferdinand Monoyer was a French ophthalmologist, known for introducing the dioptre in 1872. A dioptre is a unit of measurement of the optical power of a lens or curved mirror, which is equal to the reciprocal of … Continue reading “Google Shows Doodle for Ferdinand Monoyer who introduced Dioptre and invented Monoyer chart”

MucoJet – A painless way to give Vaccines. Lollipops can replace Needle Injections in Future.

According to a proof-of-concept study conducted at UC Berkeley, Patients could one day self-administer vaccines using a needleless, pill-sized technology that jet-releases a stream of vaccine inside the mouth,. The study did not test vaccine delivery in people, but demonstrated that the technology, called MucoJet, is capable of delivering vaccine-sized molecules to immune cells in … Continue reading “MucoJet – A painless way to give Vaccines. Lollipops can replace Needle Injections in Future.”

MIT’s New System “DCP” can 3-D print an Entire Building

The list of materials that can be produced by 3-D printing has grown to include not just plastics but also metal, glass, and even food. Now, MIT researchers are expanding the list further, with the design of a system that can 3-D print the basic structure of an entire building Structures built with this system … Continue reading “MIT’s New System “DCP” can 3-D print an Entire Building”

Intel acquires Mobileye for $15.3 Billion

Intel has confirmed that it is acquiring Mobileye, a leader in autonomous driving technology, for $15.3 billion. Accordint to TechCrunch report, it is the biggest-ever acquisition of an Israeli tech company. The acquisition will couple the best-in-class technologies from both companies, including Intel’s high-performance computing and connectivity expertise and Mobileye’s leading computer vision expertise to … Continue reading “Intel acquires Mobileye for $15.3 Billion”