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Giving robots a sense of touch

GelSight technology lets robots gauge objects’ hardness and manipulate small tools. by Larry Hardesty, MIT News Office CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Eight years ago, Ted Adelson’s research group at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) unveiled a new sensor technology, called GelSight, that uses physical

Why private universities matter

By Pavan Soni and Vipul Mathur Private universities have a very key role to play over the next decade, a decade meant for all encompassing growth and where education would be a key propeller. Instead of fighting with the government institutes for the limited resources,

NASA names solar mission after Chicago physicist

It a prestigious moment for America, NASA has named solar mission after Chicago physicist. The US Space Agency has named the first mission to fly a spacecraft directly into the sun’s atmosphere in honor of Prof. Eugene Parker, who was an eminent physicist at the

LPU sets highest placement record in North India thrice-in-a-row

Fortune 500 companies including top ranked United Health Group, Verizon, Amazon, Hewlett Packard, IBM, Xerox, Colgate Palmolive, Cognizant Technology Solutions, Google (Alphabet), Microsoft, Oracle, and Apple amongst the recruiters Mumbai: Lovely Professional University (LPU) has once again set the highest placement record in North India

Good news for startups; SoftBank Vision Fund raises $93 bn

SoftBank Group will invest $28 billion in Vision Fund, and the Fund is expected to drive SoftBank’s India investments SoftBank Group Corp. (“SBG”) has announced the first major closing of the SoftBank Vision Fund (the “Fund”), which was established by its overseas subsidiary, with over

Sports and academic learning complement each other

 by Sumit Tomar Nowadays, the education system makes the students more stressful in their school which effects their mental development due to which they stay away from the physical activities completely. The overall outcome of this type of schooling is that the upcoming groups of graduates

Darwin visits Wall Street

Andrew Lo’s new book urges a rethink of financial markets, along evolutionary lines by Peter Dizikes, MIT News Office CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — If you have money in the stock market, then you are probably anticipating a profit over the long term — a rational expectation given

Two skill development schemes in Madhya Pradesh

Apparel Training and Design Centre and  Madhya Pradesh State Skill Development Mission ink MoU to train 10000 youth every year Bhopal:  Union Minister of State, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (Independent Charge) Rajiv Pratap Rudy launched Mukhyamantri Koshal Samvardhan Yojana and Mukhyamantri Koshailya Yojana in the