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Covid-19 vaccines protected over 95% of healthcare workers: Apollo study

Dr K Hariprasad, president, hospitals division, Apollo Hospitals Group said, “This is one of the largest cohorts of vaccinated healthcare workers (HCWs) analysed in the country, so far. The HCWs covered various categories including doctors, nursing, par
Apollo Hospitals on Wednesday released the results of a multi-centre study of healthcare workers across India to evaluate the incidence of post-vaccination infections (PVIs). The

What is data protection, and why is it important?

Data protection regulations ensure the security of individuals’ personal data and regulate the collection, usage, transfer, and disclosure of the said data.

Airtel launches ‘unlimited’ data to broadband users at Rs 499

The company said all Airtel Xstream Fiber plans now include the set-top box worth Rs 3,999. Its fiber customers will get access to 550 TV channels, over 10,000 movies and shows on Airtel Xstream apps

Nimo Planet: Get productive with this India-made wearable

The smart glass has 64GB ROM, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and 6DOF head tracking. It runs on Planet OS, a unique and simple operating system developed by the team using Android Open Source Projects, which is hig

Protecting the health of data! Govt can leverage tech to ensure 100% participation

A fortnight after the prime minister announced the digital health mission the government has put health data rules in public. And, unlike the personal data protection rules which give overarching cont

Catalyst of change: Bringing artificial intelligence to the forefront

The key drivers for this major transition are the evolution of hardware and hosting on the cloud, sophisticated tools and software to capture, store and analyse the data as well as a variety of device

NHAI awards 774-km projects for Apr-Aug

Under HAM, NHAI pays 40% of the project cost during the construction period and the remaining 60% as annuity payments over the operations period to the developer; the developer, therefore, needs to fi

Premium plan queries: Trai gives Vodafone Idea time till September 4

Trai, in its directions dated July 11, had asked VIL to “withhold, with immediate effect and until further orders, the Vodafone RedX offer to facilitate detailed examination”.

New JioFiber plans starting at Rs 399/month announced

India is an under-penetrated wired market for both telephony and broadband. FBB subscribers have grown at a CAGR of 4% to 19 million vs mobile broadband sub growth of 53.9% to 606 million in the past

Pune-Nashik semi-high speed rail: Soon travel by train between Pune & Nashik in less than 2 hours!

The Maharashtra govt has begun acquiring land for the 233-km rail project which would bring down travel time between the two cities from the present 6-7 hours to under two hours.

Sharp rise in port container volumes in July

The recovery in containers was driven by exports, Nomura has said. In TEU terms, major ports’ container volumes at 750kTEUs rose 17.4% m-m.

Paving the way: New technique for utilisation of zinc byproduct in road construction

During the CSIR-CRRI study for exploring productive use of jarofix, three road stretches of 100-metre each were studied over three years to evaluate its performance.

Pioneer SDA-835Tab review: An Android tablet which can be mounted in the car to replace audio systems

Pioneer’s new tablet is an interesting solution for car audio, but how viable is another screen?

Realme X3 review, features and price: Will it fit your needs and lifestyle?

X3 is a sturdy, mid-range phone with powerful performance and decent battery life.

Prop.vu: Making the builder-buyer online interaction meaningful

A cloud-based, integrated sales management & customer engagement platform for the real estate industry.

Telementoring: A new model for surgical training

Patient privacy is a matter of concern and HIPAA compliant tools must be utilised. All these issues have to be addressed before we can use surgical telementoring as an educational tool as well as a to

Highway toll collection per km declined 7% in FY20

India had 29,666 km highway length and 566 toll plazas, as on March 2020, where toll was collected. The toll rate is revised annually in April for majority of the stretches.

Inland waterways: Charting a new course for water transport

Having been adjudged the world's best electric boat in its category, a solar-powered ferry has boosted prospects for cheap green services in Kerala and elsewhere.

Container rail-road mix at near normal levels

For roadways, E-way bills generated in July were ~84% of the pre-Covid 19 level (February), but, more importantly, were down only 7% y-o-y, signifying near normalcy.

Green development: Strategising mitigation of agricultural methane emissions

The postponement of COP-26 at Glasgow should give some legroom to the Koronivia Joint Work on Agriculture to address issues related to mitigation of methane emissions from agriculture and livestock se

A fickle game: Fortnite case shows that as the app economy takes off, lawsuits may become common parlance

Unless Google and Apple unbundle their service, they will increasingly be liable to many more lawsuits.

Stay fit with Fittr: ‘Affordable, easy-to-use fitness solutions accessible to the masses’

A Sequoia-funded fitness firm, Fittr provides online coaching to over 8,50,000 members.

Hisense 55A71F UHD TV: Smart viewing for a smart audience

A classy Smart TV that is remarkably well-built and delivers good picture & sound quality.

Upgrade, don’t replace your old computer: Troubleshooting tips to enhance workstation’s performance

With a few quick fixes, you can update your PC to boost its performance without having to dig deep into your pockets.

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