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Internet


Fat Chats: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Comments

Cyberbullying and hurtful “fat jokes” are disturbingly prevalent in the social media environment, especially on Twitter, says Wen-ying Sylvia Chou of the National Institutes of Health in the US. Chou is lead author of a study in Springer’s journal Translational Behavioral Medicine which analyzed well over a million social media posts and comments about weight […]

diamonds to computers


From Diamonds To Super Computers

By exchanging specific atoms inside the mineral structure, quantum bits, required to process complex operations faster, could be stabilized. Gustavo López Velázquez, researcher at the University of Guadalajara (UDG), proposes to construct a new quantum computer, able to perform multiple operations in a few seconds, which is based on the diamond structure to process information […]

The Pentagon
The Pentagon


Washington Think Tank Hires ‘Call Of Duty’ Creator To Advise Pentagon On Future Threats To US

You would think war-themed video games copy real life, and not the other way around. Not this time. A Washington think tank has hired the maker of the acclaimed “Call of Duty” game to envision the kind of future wars the US could be fighting. The key reason for this, according to the Atlantic Council […]

Location of Jammu and Kashmir in India
Location of Jammu and Kashmir in India


J&K Floods And The Social Media: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly – Analysis

By Deepshikha Hooda When unprecedented floods hit the state of Jammu and Kashmir, all lines of communication ceased to exist. The only surviving medium to connect and inform, remained the social media. #KashmirFloods hit twitter within hours of the water entering Srinagar. However what started initially as a series of chaotic twitter messages soon turned […]