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Institute launches the MIT Intelligence Quest

>>New Institute-wide initiative will advance human and machine intelligence research MIT today announced the launch of the MIT Intelligence Quest, an initiative to discover the foundations of human intelligence and drive the development of technological tools that can positively influence virtually every aspect of society.

KSUM to promote innovations from colleges in Idea Fest in April

>>Ninth Idea Day to be held at IIM Kozhikode on Feb 5 The Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM), the apex organisation of the Kerala Government for supporting startups, will organise an Idea Fest during the first week of April to promote the culture of innovation and entrepreneurship among the youth.

‘Seeding Kerala’by Startup Mission opens funding opportunities for Startups

>> IT Secretary Shri M. Sivasankar IAS will inaugurate the event at 9.30am. Over the last few years, investments in technology startups have grown across India  Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM), in association with Lets venture, is conducting the third edition of “Seeding Kerala” on February 6 at UL Cyber Park, Kozhikode.

Programmable droplets

Using electric fields to manipulate droplets on a surface could enable high-volume, low-cost biology experiments

A manifesto for designing cities

>>MIT professor’s new book calls for a more pluralistic, democratic vision of the city. “The city is a people’s art, a shared experience,” a Philadelphia architect and planner named Edmund Bacon once wrote, adding that any urban designer’s job was to “conceive an idea, implant

UNEP Expert at Maker Village

 >>Reluctance to use technology a challenge to disaster management: UNEP expert at Maker Village The impact of recent Ockhi cyclone that claimed several lives and caused widespread damage to properties in Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Lakshadweep could have been minimised by using non-profitable technologies as instruments for

Street signs

>>Study shows how seriously investors took the possibility of a democratic revolution during Egypt’s Arab Spring Day after day in early 2011, massive crowds gathered in Cairo’s Tahrir Square, calling for the ouster of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. Away from the square, the protests had

‘Atal Bihari Vajpayee is a yogi and visionary par excellence’

Atal Bihari Vajpayee has brought developmental reforms to the forefront of governance, says Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu The Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu, has said that former Prime Minister, Atal Bihari Vajpayee was a sage, visionary par excellence who brought developmental reforms

Street signs

>>Study shows how seriously investors took the possibility of a democratic revolution during Egypt’s Arab Spring Day after day in early 2011, massive crowds gathered in Cairo’s Tahrir Square, calling for the ouster of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. Away from the square, the protests had