Need to find a public toilet? Google can soon help you out

Mumbaikars can now find a public toilet nearby with the ease of just one click. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has uploaded information regarding all public toilets in the city on Google Maps. It will guide you by showing public toilets which are in your vicinity

Need to find a public toilet? Google can soon help you outLocating a public toilet in a city like Mumbai is like searching for a needle in a haystack. As the number of toilets are very few. But now, Google will help you to find the exact location of nearby public toilets. Just search it on Google and you will surely find it. Since the last […]

5 mental disorders caused by excessive use of Internet and smartphones

Researchers have found multiple mental disorders that have been caused by the rise in people’s use of the Internet and smartphones. Here are the most common ones

5 mental disorders caused by excessive use of Internet and smartphonesThere is no doubt that in today’s world, technology is an important part of our lives and has a huge impact on the way we communicate, live, and work. The simplicity of communication has been aided by the invention of mobile phones and Internet. These two inventions have changed the way we communicate, which is […]

Google doodle honours Har Gobind Khorana who deciphered our DNA

 Google on Tuesday marked the 96th birth anniversary of Indian-American Nobel Prize-holder and biochemist Dr Har Gobind Khorana, with a honest doodle. Dr Khorana was well-known for his pervasive research on DNA (Deoxyribonucleic acid) and also for constructing the first synthetic gene

Google doodle honours Har Gobind Khorana who deciphered our DNAOur understanding of how genes shape us owes much to the work of Har Gobind Khorana, the Indian-American biochemist celebrated in Tuesday’s Google Doodle on what would have been Khorana’s 96th birthday. Khorana, depicted in the doodle by Bangalore-based illustrator Rohan Dahotre, shared the 1968 Nobel Prize in physiology/medicine with Robert Holley and Marshall Nirenberg […]

10 most popular health questions searched on Google and their answers

These are 10 of the most popular health questions searched in Google beginning with the phrase, “Is it normal?”

10 most popular health questions searched on Google and their answersCertain health questions are just too embarrassing, or obscure, to ask your friends. Thankfully, that’s where your friend Google comes in. The search engine is no replacement for a doctor, but sometimes it can be the next best thing. A simple search for something like, “What if my,” turns up a whole list of things […]

Google’s tribute to India’s first practicing female doctor

Rukhmabai Raut became the first practising female doctor in colonial India, while Anandibai Joshi was the first Indian female doctor, because she could not actually practice owing to her early and untimely death. Today, Google doodle honoured Raut on her 153rd birth anniversary

Google’s tribute to India’s first practicing female doctorBorn on this day in 1864, Rukhmabai Raut, was one of the first women doctors to practice medicine in British India. She was not afraid to stand up for everything she believed in. Google doodle dedicated an illustration to Raut on its homepage in India, showing a woman with a stethoscope around her neck, with two […]

Killer ‘Blue Whale’ banned in India

As a reaction to the on-going ‘Blue whale’ saga, the government has now sent a letter seeking to remove the game from all major sites to make it inaccessible to the vulnerable and innocent minds

Killer ‘Blue Whale’ banned in IndiaThe government has finally taken a lead in the ‘Blue whale’ saga that seemed like a never-ending episode. Ever since the news of a 14-year-old committing a suicide in Mumbai has come out in the media, the country has been searching about the game and its availability, majorly to feed their curiosity. Reportedly, the boy’s […]

Scientists develop AI algorithm that can detect skin cancer

Using deep learning, a type of machine learning technique, researchers trained an already-existing algorithm created by Google to spot cancerous moles. Results showed algorithm was roughly 90% accurate

Scientists develop AI algorithm that can detect skin cancerScientists have found yet another way that Artificial Intelligence may replace humans. Stanford University researchers developed an algorithm for detecting skin cancer that’s as accurate as a diagnosis from a human dermatologist, according to the study published in the science journal Nature. Led by graduate students in Stanford’s Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, Andre Esteva and Brett […]