Skype Calling Launched for Alexa Devices Like Amazon Echo

Earlier in September this year, Microsoft announced that Skype calling support was soon coming to Alexa devices. Now, Microsoft has finally introduced that support, and users of compatible Alexa devices like the... Read more »

Google Parent Alphabet’s Verily Unit Halts Glucose-Detecting Contact Lens Project

Alphabet’s life sciences division Verily said on Friday that it was putting on hold one of its oldest and highest-profile projects, a smart contact lens designed to help monitor sugar levels. The project,... Read more »

WhatsApp Testing In-Notification Video Playback on iPhone

WhatsApp recently made iOS beta app available to the public, and now the company is said to be testing a new feature that will enable iPhone users to view videos sent on... Read more »

DU Professor Writes To Varsity’s VC To Grant Paid Maternity Leave To Ad-Hoc Teachers

An executive council member of the Delhi University (DU) has written to the varsity’s Vice-Chancellor urging him to extend the benefits of paid maternity leave to ad-hoc and contractual teachers. Executive Council... Read more »

Open Book Exams In AICTE’s New Exam Reform Policy

Open book exams may soon be implemented in technical institutes. All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has accepted the recommendations sent in April-May, this year, for open book exams. The statutory body... Read more »