Checkout Google’s new self driving bike

Google finds a good enough reason to come up with interesting and useful innovations.

This time its a self driving bike. The bike can help reduce the accidents as well as let people work ūüôā

Take note from Google, the best April Fools’ Day pranks from brands are ones that make fun of itself.

 

How Google Lunar XPRIZE makes it possible to Reach the Moon

The Google Lunar XPRIZE is a $30 million competition for the first privately funded team to send a robot to the moon, travel 500 meters and transmit video, images and data back to the Earth.

Deepana Gandhi from India is leading one such team – Team Indus

16 teams are competing for this Prize Money. Here is a a documentary web series about the people competing for the Google Lunar XPRIZE

 

Emerging Technologies which can Solve Big Problems

MIT Technology Review just published 10 technologies which can solve some of the most challenging problems.

From Robots and Rockets to DNA App Store and more. These innovations can not just solve major problems but also create opportunities.

You can read about this exciting stuff here.

Speech Technology is set to make your Smartphone easy to use, thanks to Baidu

Advances being made by Baidu can make it easier to communicate with the machines around us.

Baidu is making advances in speech technology and is making voice interfaces more practical and useful, as reported by MIT Technology Review.

Imagine being able to perform day to day tasks on your Smartphone using your Voice. That can become a reality.

Baidu is making particularly impressive progress, especially with the accuracy of its voice recognition, and it has the scale to advance conversational interfaces even further.
The current players include the likes of Apple, Google and Microsoft.

Read the rest of this exciting article here.