Massive Martian dust storm threatens plucky NASA rover

Massive Martian dust storm threatens plucky NASA rover

 A Martian crater called “Santa Maria” is seen in this image released by NASA January 20, 2011. REUTERS/NASA/JPL-Caltech/Cornell/ASU/Handout   WASHINGTON, June 14 (Reuters) – An immense dust storm that may soon encircle Mars is threatening one of NASA’s rovers on the planet’s surface, with the vehicle becoming dormant and unresponsive at a site called Perseverance […]

New Facebook tool to ban ads if users find them bad

New Facebook tool to ban ads if users find them bad

San Francisco, June 13 (IANS): Facebook has launched a new tool for its users that will identify ads with inaccurate information or misrepresented products.   The tool is designed to let people review businesses that they’ve made a purchase from, Facebook said in a blog post on Wednesday.   “We spoke with people who have […]

New malware stealing financial data from Android users in India: Quick Heal

New malware stealing financial data from Android users in India: Quick Heal

New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) Two new sophisticated Android Banking trojan viruses are exploiting mobile users’ behaviour in India to gain access to their confidential data, global IT security firm Quick Heal warned on Tuesday.   Security experts at Quick Heal Security Labs have detected “Android.Marcher.C” and “Android.Asacub.T” — the two trojans that imitate notifications […]

AI matching human intelligence still decades away: CA research scientists

By Hardev Sanotra IANS | June 10 Santa Clara (California), June 10 (IANS) Artificial Intelligence (AI) is still decades away in matching human intelligence, despite major advances, according to scientists at CA technologies who are involved in cutting-edge research.   “On true general intelligence there has been a lot of work, but the whole scientific […]

Google asks users to help spot spam in Search

Google asks users to help spot spam in Search

San Francisco, June 10 (IANS) Google took action on nearly 90,000 user reports of spam in its Search in 2017 and has now asked more users to come forward and help the tech giant spot and squash spam.   According to Juan Felipe Rincon, Global Search Outreach Lead at Google, the automated Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based […]