Google Extends Incident Report Feature to iPhone Users

Google Extends Incident Report Feature to iPhone Users

The United States based search giant Google has extended its incident report feature for iPhone users worldwide. The feature enables one to report road mishaps like car accidents, speed traps and obstacles using mobile phones. The company had introduced the feature on Android earlier this year. The feature proved to be very beneficial for people on Android as it allowed them to share real time data related to road incidents and also effectively contribute to traffic slowdown information on Google Maps. This is the first time that iPhone users can…

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In-office phone booths of WeWork are phased out

In-office phone booths of WeWork are phased out

On Monday, WeWork said in an e-mail to Forbes tenants that the company is shutting down 1,600 in-office telephone booths in some locations of the US and Canada after a positive test result for the high level of formaldehyde. According to Business Insider, in August, a tenant warned WeWork regarding odor and eye irritation. This was attributed after spending some time in the office booth of the co-working giant. On August 29, Mr. Xen Eldridge, the tenant of company’s Third Avenue in Seattle, sent an email to the company Community…

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Development of a new vaccine for cancer treatment showing promising results

Development of a new vaccine for cancer treatment showing promising results

A study has shown a positive result regarding the testing of the newly developed cancer vaccine to remove cancer cells in a breast cancer patient at Mayo Clinic. Lee Mercker is a first patient from Florida who has participated in a clinical trial for a new vaccine for cancer cells. Lee Mercker was diagnosed with the early stage of breast cancer in March of this year. She reported that she had breast cancer with the “DCIS Stage Zero” and the cancer cells were not spread throughout the body. After diagnosed…

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Instagram Adds Dark Mode, Removes Following Tab

Instagram Adds Dark Mode, Removes Following Tab

After introducing Apple’s full-system dark mode and similar features in Android 10 on iOS 13, users have been able to switch to black and white themes for their system elements and supported applications. Now, Instagram is also moving to the dark side and providing a dark mode for both mobile operating systems. In recent years, the wicked way has become very popular due to its ability to blacken interfaces and reducing the burden on the eye as well as saving the battery life of the device. As a result, companies…

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Novartis and Microsoft collaborated for transforming medicine with AI technology

Novartis and Microsoft collaborated for transforming medicine with AI technology

Novartis has taken an essential step in reimagining medicine. The company has founded the Novartis AI innovation lab. The company has strategically partnered with Microsoft as it’s as AI and data-science partner. The new lab with Novartis AI capabilities helps in commercialization. And accelerate the discovery and development of transformative medicines. Novartis International AG is a Switzerland based pharmaceutical company. The company is focusing on medications company which offers advanced therapies and data science. Data science and digital technologies allow the company to innovates in research and development. The company…

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Colonization on Mars is not a dream anymore

Colonization on Mars is not a dream anymore

Colonizing Mars which was once a dream, but now these ideas are taking long strides toward being a reality. In fact, scientists are currently working on devising ways to make self-sufficient Mars colony. If we consider recent studies, then this self-sufficiency will be depending on insects and high-calorie crops cultivated in tunnels. Planetary scientist, Kevin Cannon, talk to space.com and according to him, it appears that food will be the biggest challenge up there. He also spoke about all the good work he and his team at the University of…

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GM Announced Partnership with Amazon to Install Virtual Assistant in Cars

GM Announced Partnership with Amazon to Install Virtual Assistant in Cars

Amazon’s Alexa will soon assist you while driving a car. Yes, you got it right, and a partnership will make it possible. General Motors aims to form an alliance with Amazon to install Alexa in its vehicles. The automobile company is appending Amazon’s voice assistant in its Buick, GMC, Chevrolet, and Cadillac vehicles. The carmaker will start working on the project in the first six months of 2020. Thus General Motors has planned to integrate the famous voice assistant into millions of its vehicles, including those from 2018. GM is…

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Facebook acquires CTRL-labs which is a neural monitoring startup

Facebook acquires CTRL-labs which is a neural monitoring startup

A neural interface startup which is hard at work on a bracelet someone can use to control computers with thoughts is the newest Facebook acquisition. According to reports, Facebook acquired CTRL-labs, which is four-year-old and between US$500 million and US$1 billion. The social media gigantic decide to pair the technology with augmented reality or virtual reality glasses.Mr. Andrew Bosworth, vice-president of the Facebook, AR, and VR divisions, broadcasted the acquisition on the social network. CTRL-lab is the New York-based startup becoming a part of Facebook Reality Labs, and the social…

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San Francisco bids $2.5 billion for PG&E Corp.’s local assets

San Francisco bids $2.5 billion for PG&E Corp.’s local assets

San Francisco has offered to buy the electrical equipment of bankrupt utility giant PG&E Corp. for $2.5 billion with respect to its restructuring plan submitted a few days before. This may have a huge impact on the bankruptcy case. Mr. London Nicole Breed, Mayor of San Francisco called the offer “fair, competitive, and equitable” in a statement reported by the city Sunday. He also added that the proposal would help the company for its financial stability. On Friday, Mr. Breed in a letter to PG&E made the bid. In an…

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More than 450 flights delayed or canceled on Day 2 of San Francisco Airport runway construction

More than 450 flights delayed or canceled on Day 2 of San Francisco Airport runway construction

If someone wants to travel to San Francisco this month, then you will need to build in more time. The SFO (San Francisco International Airport) shut one of their key runways for maintenances Saturday, affecting hundreds of flight cancellations and delays. Also, the troubles won’t end anytime soon, and the runway not expected to reopen till September 27. However some of the disruptions may have been produced by other factors, such as weather away in the country, 109 flights canceled Saturday and 274 delayed. Permitting to flight-tracking service FlightAware, by…

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