WhatsApp charges Israeli firm for hacking

WhatsApp which is taken over by Facebook has filed a lawsuit against an Israeli firm for cyber-attacks which in return infected devices due to its malicious software. WhatsApp has charged the Israeli firm- NSO Group for sending malware to approximately…

Facebook launches first digital health tool

Facebook has been trying to enter the healthcare market since almost a year and half. Latest reports suggests, Facebook’s launch of a tool known as “Preventive Health” focuses on regular checkups among users, in addition to helping them connect to…

Polio has been eradicated, declares WHO

Experts have announced the eradication of the second of three forms of polio virus. While three types of wild polio virus have been detected, they are scientifically different and are known to have the same symptoms which include death and…

Are electric cars really that green?

International Energy Agency 2018 predicted that by 2030, more than 125 million electric vehicles will be owned by people globally. However experts pose the question, where does the lithium come from which is required for powering the batteries. Salt flats…

Scientists develop new method for plastic recycling

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Argonne National Laboratory have introduced a new catalytic method in order to curb the plastic pollution on a global scale. “We asked ourselves the question, ‘Plastic, plastic everywhere: What can we do…

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Scientists develop new method for plastic recycling

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Argonne National Laboratory have introduced a new catalytic method in order to curb the plastic pollution on a global scale. “We asked ourselves the question, ‘Plastic, plastic everywhere: What can we do…