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Pakistan to welcome US efforts to improve ties with India

Pakistan to welcome US efforts to improve ties with India

  Lahore: Pakistani Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has said the country would welcome any effort by the Donald Trump administration to encourage New Delhi and Islamabad to resolve their differences. Dar, who is in Washington to attend the annual International Monetary Fund (IMF) conference, assured the international community that “Pakistan’s nuclear assets are as safe […]

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New ad technology can track people’s mood and gender

New ad technology can track people’s mood and gender

Advertisers are piloting new technology which can track people’s eye movements and determine their age, gender, mood and facial features as they pass digital ad displays on Dublin’s streets. The technology will help companies to target ads more precisely at their intended audience. But privacy groups have expressed concern about the use of such systems. […]

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How agencies are pushing voice technology

How agencies are pushing voice technology

Forget ordering pizza. Soon you’ll also be able to consult Alexa about your next period. Last weekend, digital agency Rain hosted a two-day hackathon for staffers and local developers at its Nicaragua office to play around with voice-driven experiences, and one of the Alexa skills that came of the exercise was a menstrual calendar for women planning to […]

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New ‘Iron Man suit’ lets you hover in air!

New ‘Iron Man suit’ lets you hover in air!

An amateur inventor in the UK has built an Iron Man-like jet engine-powered exoskeleton suit that enables him to hover in the air like a superhero. The futuristic ensemble consists of three sets of miniature jet engines attached to the arms and the back. Richard Browning, a 38-year-old oil trader, had been secretly experimenting in […]