Clean drinking water for India

Shalini Thakkar hopes to change lives of those deeply affected by high levels of arsenic water contamination in India
Google Glass.Indian Link

Google Glass to aid autistic kids read facial expressions

Children with autism were able to improve their social skills by using a smartphone app paired with Google Glass -- an eye-wearable device -- to help them understand the emotions conveyed in people's facial...
rajavijayaraman.IndianLink

Chennai developer’s app wins Apple design award

Calzy can help you perform day-to-day mathematical calculations in a more elegant way
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Delhi team wins $1mn XPrize for safety device inspired by Nirbhaya

The pendant-like electronic device can send an alert within seconds of being activated to family and police giving the exact location of the victim
MoU USyd.Indian Link

Tech Mahindra, University of Sydney to create technology research platform

The partnership will provide a platform for innovating new ideas arising out of technology research.

Indian creates ‘smart socks’ that treat pain

The smart socks, called SoPhy, are ‘wearable technology’ that relay to the physiotherapist information about subtle differences in patient’s movements, such as shifts in weight distribution. BY SHAKTI SINGH

Sydney Writers’ Festival: Women in science…why not?

Stop telling women that science and tech are difficult choices of career, says Angela Saini
Sun Shield.Indian Link

Scientists develop sun shield to prevent coral bleaching

The team has proven that this film can reduce sunlight by up to 30 per cent without causing any damage to corals.
Blood Pressure.Indian Link

Indian-origin researchers develop handy blood pressure app, hardware

"Being able to use your fingertip makes our approach much easier and more accessible"
Corrie.Indian Link

New iPhone app to aid heart attack survivors

The app helps patients to keep track of all their medications, including how much to take and at what time.