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Google doodle honours S Chandrashekhar: A look back at the brilliant astrophysicist

Google doodle honours S Chandrashekhar: A look back at the brilliant astrophysicist

Though originally met with skepticism in the 1930s, Chandra's theories and equations won the Nobel Prize in Physics 50 years later. The Indian astrophysicist also studied in Presidency College, Madras, before going to Cambridge. Inspired by Fowler's work based on Fermi-Dirac statistics on the stability of white dwarfs, Chandra, as he was popularly known, turned his attention to investigate the final stages of stellar evolution.


Yuvraj booked for domestic violence

Yuvraj booked for domestic violence

Akanksha has been living separately since. Allegedly, the case was filed in Gurugram , with a court issuing a notice to Yuvraj and his family to respond by October 21. In her words, "When Yuvraj and Zoravar's mother were pressurizing Akanksha to have a baby, Yuvraj too had joined in to do the same". This Diwali she has slapped the Singhs with a domestic violence case.



Nintendo Switch Sales Top the Video Game Charts

Fresh off the presses at Nintendo , the latest system software update for the Switch has now gone live! Even more impressive is the fact that Nintendo never includes digital download sales in NPD's charts, so all these positions represent physical sales only.


Introducing the Mini Wired Gamepad for PS4

Introducing the Mini Wired Gamepad for PS4

Find out more about the gamepad here . The miniature controller does not do everything that the DualShock 4 does but it is about 40% smaller, has a flatter design, and has a 10ft controller cable that should make it easy to play some couch co-op.


Alicia Keys Set to Return to 'The Voice'

Alicia Keys Set to Return to 'The Voice'

On May 11, 2017, Clarkson was announced as a coach for the upcoming fourteenth season, a feat that was revealed as quite a coup for NBC. But fans will get an exciting comeback as Alicia Keys returns to be a coach when the show airs the next season in February.


Samsung announces Bixby 2.0 with Smart Home Support

Samsung announces Bixby 2.0 with Smart Home Support

Along the same lines, Project Ambience, a hardware dongle or chip, will let users add the Samsung vision of the Internet of Things - with Bixby ascendant - to any connectable device. Samsung has launched its updated the voice assistant Bixby at a special event in Korea and awarded him index of 2.0, to highlight its new status. The AI will now be available on any and all devices.