Category Archives: Top Story

United Nations recently hired interns from LISSA School of Design

>>LISAA School has over 700 students in the campus which has seven-course offerings which include graduation, diploma and other creative areas including short filmmaking  LISAA School of design campus at Adugodi Hosur Road  (the only French Design School in India with lone campus in Bengaluru)   and CREO

Brewing up Earth’s earliest life

Large concentrations of sulfites and bisulfites in shallow lakes may have set the stage for Earth’s first biological molecules CAMBRIDGE, MASS.–Around 4 billion years ago, Earth was an inhospitable place, devoid of oxygen, bursting with volcanic eruptions, and bombarded by asteroids, with no signs of

Fostering entrepreneurship is crucial to economic development

>>The Lakshmi Mittal South Asia Institute, Harvard University marks opening of India headquarters with open house  The Lakshmi Mittal South Asia Institute, (LM SAI) Harvard University, today organized an open house on “Trust and Creativity, Fostering Entrepreneurship in Developing Countries”, the last in a series of events planned

KBA becomes first Indian academy to get Hyperledger membership

  >>Hyperledger is an open source collaborative effort created to advance cross-industry blockchain technologies The Kerala Blockchain Academy (KBA) of the Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management-Kerala (IIITM-K) has become the first Indian institution to be granted membership by Hyperledger project hosted by Linux

On Twitter, false news travels faster than true stories

>>Research project finds humans, not bots, are primarily responsible for spread of misleading information A new study by three MIT scholars has found that false news spreads more rapidly on the social network Twitter than real news does — and by a substantial margin. “We

IIMB hosts Future of Aviation & Aerospace Conference

>>Industry experts discuss India’s growth opportunity, need for talent management, and the role of start-ups in the sector  The Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB), in collaboration with Toulouse Business School (TBS), France, today hosted an international conference on Future of Aviation & Aerospace 2018,

Researchers’ consortium formed to apply Disruptive Technologies in farming

 >>IIITMK, IIST and GB Pant varsity partners  In a major initiative to apply disruptive technology in agriculture, a consortium of researchers has been formed with the partnership of three leading institutions in the country with the mandate of turning farming from an ‘uncertain’ to ‘assured’ activity.  The

Stanford GSB Launches New Executive Education Program to Help Senior Leaders Harness Big Data in Their Organizations

>>Big Data, Strategic Decisions: Analysis to Action will empower senior-level executives to use data analytics to improve decisions and gain a competitive advantage   Stanford Graduate School of Business today unveiled its new executive education course: Big Data, Strategic Decisions: Analysis to Action.Tailored for senior-level executives, the course provides

Ensure privacy in interconnected devices, says German expert

>>Dr.-Ing Axel Sikora leads lecture session on IoT at IIITM-K   Interconnected devices should be provided with a high degree of smartness by enabling their adaptation and autonomous behaviour while guaranteeing trust, security, and privacy of the users and their data, according to Dr.-Ing Axel Sikora, a