An Ebola vaccine which proves to be 100% effective in Guinea trial

An Ebola vaccine has proven to be 100 percent effective during test trials in Guinea. The shot has yet to be approved by a regulator, but Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, has already committed $5 million so a stockpile of 300,000 doses can be produced. The results of the trial, which covered 11,841 citizens, were published in The Lancet medical journal this week. Of the 5,837 … Continue reading An Ebola vaccine which proves to be 100% effective in Guinea trial

This Tech may soon make Security checks at airports in India less intrusive

NEW DELHI: Fliers may soon be able to use biometric details for security checks at airports as the government works on putting in place such systems after receiving ‘good feedback’ for a pilot project. Giving strong indications, Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju said that having biometric systems for passengers at airports appear to be a good idea. The innovative idea, close on the heels … Continue reading This Tech may soon make Security checks at airports in India less intrusive

Google Welcomes Holiday Season With Carol ‘Tis the Season’

Google on Friday dedicated its doodle to ‘Tis the season to be jolly…’ lyrics from the 1862 Christmas carol ‘Deck the Halls’ to mark the beginning of holiday season. This also the first of the many doodles that search giant Google releases on each day of the holiday season. ‘Tis the season! is also an album of Christmas songs by Olivia Newton-John and Vince Gill … Continue reading Google Welcomes Holiday Season With Carol ‘Tis the Season’