nirbhaya1.IndianLink

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. 
Artificial Intelligence.Indian Link

Make ‘Artificial Intelligence’ work for India: PM

Modi describes India's future with Artificial Intelligence.
Angelina Arora.Indian Link

Fantastic plastic

15-year-old Angelina Arora wins top prize for her eco-friendly plastic developed from prawn shells, writes JYOTI SHANKAR

Google Home: At your command

Christmas shopping? Consider Google Home, but read this first, writes PRIYANKA TATER