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AQUA Mobile app to help aqua farmers increase yield

AQUA Mobile app to help aqua farmers increase yield

Aqua farmers Ramachandra Raju and Venu Dantuluri have developed mobile “Aqua App” to help farmers engaged in aqua culture enhance their yield and quality.With the use of this android and iOS app, farmers can locate the manufacturers of feed themselves. This rules out involvement of middleman in transactions and brings more transparency in the business. The app also provides detailed information about weather, new advancements in aqua culture and up-to-date market prices.

 

Chennai to Bengaluru in just 30 minutes

Chennai to Bengaluru in just 30 minutes

Chennai to Bengaluru in 30 minutes! No, this is not a figment of imagination, or worse a videogame, but a proposed mode of transport.A US-based company which has embarked on an ambitious project to revolutionise the way people moved from one city to another+ has set its eyes on Chennai. The brainchild of Elon Musk, HyperLoop One proposes to propel people in travel pods at 1,200 kmph through a tube propped up on concrete pillars.

Samsung to launch Foldable Smartphone this year

Samsung to launch Foldable Smartphone this year

Numerous leaks about Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S8 flagship have been doing the rounds of the internet for quite some time now. And now, a 'foldable' Samsung phone has been tipped to launch this year.Renders of Samsung's purported 'Galaxy X' smartphone have surfaced online, showing a display that can be folded into three layers, thus revealing three separate screens.

Samsung India launched Galaxy J2 Ace and Galaxy J1 4G

Samsung India launched Galaxy J2 Ace and Galaxy J1 4G

Samsung India on Friday launched Galaxy J2 Ace and Galaxy J1 4G to further strengthen its J Series portfolio. Samsung's Galaxy J Series is the best-selling smartphone series in the affordable segment.Galaxy J2 Ace comes with a front camera flash feature, while Galaxy J1 4G with a Super AMOLED display. Galaxy J2 Ace is priced at INR 8,490 and is available in gold, black and silver. The model will be available across channels from January 16.

Flipkart Apple Fest : Up to Rs 23000 discount on iphone 7 plus

Flipkart Apple Fest : Up to Rs 23000 discount on iphone 7 plus

Flipkart has announced an Apple Festival that will held for 4 days on its website between 10 January and 14 January. The e-commerce platform is offering great deals and offers on Apple products including the iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6s and iPhone 6.

Flipkart is offering up to five per cent discount on Axis Bank Buzz Credit Cards and an additional Rs 3,000 discount on regular exchange value on iPhones.

Bogi festival smoke in Chennai delays 19 flights

Bogi festival smoke in Chennai delays 19 flights

A total of nine international and domestic flights were diverted to airports in Bangalore, Hyderabad and Kochi due to poor visibility in the city following smog triggered by burning of Bhogi bonfires.The poor visibility due to Bhogi was felt for more than 90 minutes and the first diversion started with Oman Air’s Muscat-Chennai flight, which was diverted to Hyderabad at 6.20 AM.

Amazon announces 100,000 new jobs

Amazon announces 100,000 new jobs

US-based e-commerce and cloud computing company Amazon has plans to create more than 100,000 new jobs in the US over the next 18 months, a media report said. The e-commerce giant, which employs 180,000 full-time US workers, said in a statement on Thursday it would create an additional 100,000 full-time, full-benefit jobs in the country by mid-2018.

 

Lenovo launched P2 Smartphone with 5100mAh Battery at RS 16,999 in India

Lenovo launched P2 Smartphone with 5100mAh Battery at RS 16,999 in India

Lenovo has launched its P2 smartphone for the Indian market at a price of Rs 16,999 exclusively on the e-commerce website Flipkart. The smartphone sports a 5.5-inch FHD super AMOLED display with 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution and 2.5D gorilla glass. It is powered by a 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor paired with 4GB / 3GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB using a microSD card.

 

2nd International KITE Festival in Hyderabad from Jan 12th : Remote Controlled Kites

2nd International KITE Festival in Hyderabad from Jan 12th : Remote Controlled Kites

Telangana State's second International Kite Festival to be held from January 12 to 17 in Hyderabad is going to introduce "Remote controlled kites" which will be flown for the first time in the country. "Traditionally kites are flown with strings.  But, remote-controlled flying of kites is something revolutionary which is not witnessed much in India. The joy of remote control kite flying offers altogether a new experience for the first time to Indians," Geoffrey Fisher, Head of the Aga Khan Academy said in a release.