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Sounds Unreal but Drones are Creating Rain for a Desert

Katrina Kaif dancing to the tunes of tip tip barsa pani. The image is still so fresh in the mind. Have you imagined how this scene was shot? Artificial rain, obviously! How is artificial rain created in Bollywood? Giant machines and lots of water are utilized to create artificial rain in films. However, did you know that drones are now being used to create rain in deserts? Yes, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) National Center of Meteorology have used drones to beat the 50-degree sweltering heat and faking rains to relieve its citizens.  We are sure this is too much information to process. But let us help you understand what drones are and how they can help in creating rain.  How can drones or mini drones manipulate the weather? The UAE meteorological centre utilized drone technology known as...

What Are Chatbots & Why Are They Becoming Important to Businesses?

Ever noticed a pop-up message on a website with a hello or a question? Many companies and websites use these chatbots to enhance their customer experience online. The use of chatbots is constantly increasing and the development of AI (artificial intelligence) is perfecting this technology. What Is a Chatbot? Chatbot is short for chat robot. A chatbot is an instant messaging application with an attempt to replicate human interactions. It can be described as a computer program that simulates human conversations. These interactions happen via text message or sometimes can be conducted with a voice too. A chatbot is programmed to work without a human operator. It has the ability to answer questions because of the Natural Language Processing (NLP) technology. How Does a Chatbot Work? A chatbot ...

Top 10 Physiological Biometrics for the Future

I am not a sci-fi fan, yet the prospective far-stretched technology that the genre talks of is exciting. A decade back, reading about iris scans and finger scans for crime thrillers made us applaud the writer’s imagination. Today, it is a reality! The penchant for biometrics has increased and is no longer limited to the government for identifying the citizens or marking the criminals. Biometrics today has penetrated our everyday lives in varied formats. Whether locking your data on your phone or locking the access to your homes with PINs and passwords, fingerprints or iris scans, every form of the biometric sensor is being utilized to offer a heightened sense of security for data entered in the cloud systems. Here are the ten physiological biometrics we see ruling the real world in t...

Tech-Savvy Teachers are Future Ready, Thanks to the Dreadful Pandemic

2020 was one of the life changing years in the history of mankind. Even though covid brought almost everything to halt, learners continued to learn thanks to online learning. However, this did not only save more than 1.2 billion students from falling behind but two years fast forward to 2022, it has enabled teachers to become tech-savvy in ways that were beyond imagination prior to this dreadful pandemic.  It is because of Covid that everyone realised how poor our technology integration was before this Pandemic. So, how did everything change? Technology is a Necessity; However, Teachers are More Crucial than Ever According to reports by Brookings education, among the schools that started remote instructions, only a little more than half attended all the classes online. Whereas, the schools...

All About Drones in a Nutshell

Drones are one of the most famous devices in today’s times. It is often referred to as UAD or Unmanned Aerial Device. They fly in a controlled manner with nobody onboard. Drones can be controlled by computers and artificial intelligence or by a remote human. Most drones today are a mixture of both, they are controlled by humans via remote control and also have artificial intelligence to carry out basic navigations. Types Of Drones Drones can be classified into various categories. One way to categorize them is on the basis of their design. The following are the types of drones: Single Propeller Drone These kinds of drones have just one propeller mounted on top of them. It provides sufficient lift force to keep the drone hovering in the air. However, there is no way of manoeuvring this...

Can Metaverse Impact the World of Education & Learning?

The latest buzz around web 3.0 and metaverse has warranted a shift in how we interact with the future internet. Metaverse and AR/VR technologies will help bridge the gap between the physical and virtual realms for users to have an immersive experience without even stepping out of their homes!   The education industry has been unable to tap the underrated metaverse application. However, ed-tech companies are trying to bridge the gap and explore opportunities in this arena. Exploring these opportunities is the right step forward, keeping in mind the trends that can aid students in learning and retaining knowledge in engaging environments.  Metaverse will enable students to attend classes virtually and become proficient in subjects by understanding the core concepts with striking clarity. In ...

5 Apps Content Creators Need to Create Viral Videos

Viral content is almost synonymous with social media videos today. The surface web seems to be brimming with new trending videos every day. Viral videos are a great way to boost your visibility online. Thus, giving you a wonderful opportunity to reach out to a huge population being content creators.  Apps to Create Viral Videos As a content creator, here are 5 apps that will come in handy for you!   Magisto  Pinnacle Studio  Power Director  Split Lens 2  JumpCam  Intrigued by the names? Let’s give you a snapshot of each of the viral video apps you can use:   1. Magisto Magisto is a perfect app for Tik-Tokers wanting to create short videos without spending hours and hours on detailed editing. The only effort this video app needs is to upload your video, and Magisto edits it exactly as...

Are Metaverse Schools the New Frontier?

A typical classroom scenario in a few years will be entirely different from what it is today. For example, in a class where the teacher describes various forms of forests, such as temperate or tropical, students will tour around the globe witnessing the wonders of nature. Some students could find mosses, orchids, or even ferns lovely, while others would be astounded by the majestic beauty of deciduous trees in temperate woods. This natural experience with virtual learning is what Metaverse promises the education system! Metaverse is a hypothetical world within the internet encompassing virtual reality and augmented reality technologies blending natural and virtual aspects, making a unified environment in the digital ecosystem. How Can Metaverse Enhance the Education System? With the onset ...

10 Most Loved Games by Techies: A series of Retro and Latest Titles

Who doesn’t enjoy playing games? And when games have huge technological twists, every geek is enthralled. The number of games techies enjoy playing has increased dramatically in recent years, and the popularity of games like Minecraft and SimCity4 have soared. If you’ve ever wondered why people love playing games, go no further. The answer is simple. It is for fun and as a stress buster. So, are you also planning to play such games? Here are the top ten games that today’s techies love to play, and you would too.     10 most popular games loved by Techies in 2022 Minecraft    SimCity 4    Fallout 4    Halo    World of Warcraft    League of Legends    Dota 2    Valorant    God of War    Subnautica    Minecraft   Minecraft is one of the best video game in which players can c...

Top 10 Techies to be Inspired from: A list of Techpreneurs who made it Big!

The tech industry generates the maximum employment in the country. The IT sector in India employed 4.5 lakh people in FY22. So what is it that drives people in hordes towards the tech domain? Tech-oriented careers offer a lot of money, are fascinating, and brimming with innovation daily. Whether programming, network security, data analysis, graphics designing, web development, or app development, India is producing talent for each domain and emerging as the global hub with over 50 lakh tech workforce. Looking for some motivation to join this field? Here is a list of 10 techies you can look up to build your career in the tech sector.    10 Techies to Get Inspired  Mark Zuckerberg   Elon Musk   Steve Jobs   Marques Brownlee   Bill Gates   Jeff Bezos   Carl Pei   Shigeru Miyamoto   Tim Berner...

7 Apps that Makes Every Techie’s Life Easy

Hey, are you a techie constantly juggling hacks to fix the IT problems in your company? Is troubleshooting your second name for which you are famous? If that is true, we believe you need to constantly up your game with the latest trends and information about the newest technology and industry news. This article will help you know about the 7 top apps that tech and science nerds must know. Let’s start exploring!  7 Apps every science nerd will be thankful for: GeeksforGeeks   Tracker Control   AIDE   Airdroid   ClipDrop AR   Material Files   Florisboard   GeeksforGeeks  GeeksforGeeks is a one-stop destination for programmers. It helps the nerd community learn programming concepts of CS/IT data structures, algorithms and practice coding. Helpful for both beginners and advanced-level programm...

5 Drone Facts Every Techie Must Know!

Drones are fascinating yet efficient technological creations. Termed the Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), drones are unpiloted aircraft or winged robots that fly and have a wide range of functions such as weather surveillance, filming and photography of inaccessible zones, and, most importantly, military operations. Drones can fly anywhere and cover anything for you, whether it’s your backyard, cyclone zones, or even the polar ice caps! Are you a gadget geek? Do you call yourself a drone aficionado? If that’s the case, did you know that a drone is the buzzing sound made by a male honey bee while flying? The name ‘Drone’ was coined because the noise generated by a flying drone is like a flying bee? There are several myths and truths surrounding drones, and we have co...

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