Apple acquires music recognition app Shazam

In keeping with its plan to expand the company’s music business, Apple confirmed that it is acquiring popular music recognition app Shazam beating Snapchat and Spotify. It has come to an agreement with the London-based service late on Monday, TechCrunch reported. “We are thrilled that Shazam and its talented team will be joining Apple. Since […]

How NASA plans to bring back samples from Mars

NASA has revealed how it plans to bring back Martian samples to Earth for the first time with the help of its next rover mission to the Red Planet, Mars 2020. After landing on Mars, a drill will capture rock cores, while a caching system with a miniature robotic arm will seal up these samples. […]

Hearing in illegal telephone exchange case adjourned to December 15

A special court today adjourned hearing of the “illegal” telephone exchange case against former Union minister Dayanidhi Maran and his brother Kalanithi to December 15. When the plea came up before the XIV Additional Judge for CBI cases S Natarajan, counsel representing the brothers moved memos requesting to dispense with their personal appearance today. After […]