Local News, Random Stuff | Admin Robots, robotics, robotic technology are well known terms to the modern society, but what is bio robotics? In short it is the development of biologically inspired robots. In the worldwide context it has become a hot topic over the last decade among researchers and engineers....
Local News, Random Stuff | Admin My column last month on how Google Loons and a cloud-based health record system can transform healthcare in Sri Lanka attracted much attention. I received emails from across the world, all positive. It was even posted on a LinkedIn group ‘Healthcare Board’ with the caption... READ MORE
International News, Local News | Admin The Global Innovation Index 2015 is a report that surveys 141 economies around the world using 79 indicators to gauge innovation and measurable results. The report was released in September and was co-published by Cornell University, INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). ... READ MORE
International News | Admin Snapchat wants to leverage its 'lenses' feature for brands and for a small fee of $750,000, Snapchat will design sponsored lenses for brands that will last for one day. The 'lenses' feature will activate for anyone that is taking a selfie. Tapping and holding... READ MORE
International News | Amayaa Wijesinghe Wireless charging becoming as ubiquitous as Wi-Fi? It could be a possibility in the near future. MicroUSB ports are the go-to solution now when it comes to charging smartphones and tabs, but there’s a lot of physical wear and tear that occurs when you use... READ MORE
International News | Admin Facebook is on a roll these days, constantly in the news, pushing out new feature and changes, but has been cautious about modifying the profile, not making many changes to it for years. But they still remain an important part of the social network, being... READ MORE
Local News, Random Stuff | Jeremy De Zilwa There often is a significant gap between social workers and tech geeks, and it is believed that technology could be used to fill this gap. With this objective, Internews, a global not-for-profit organization conducted a hackathon, 'Code for Good' recently to initiate the use of... READ MORE
Local News | Admin By Kiyoshi J. Berman The EC-Council Cyber Security Summit 2015 was held in Colombo for the third consecutive year. This event was co-organised by CICRA Consultancies and Daily FT. The chief guest at the event was Harin Fernando, Minister of Telecommunications and Digital Infrastructure.... READ MORE