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Meet Tega, a robot tutor for children

Scientists have developed a furry, brightly coloured robot that serves as peer learner to encourage students in a classroom and can create a personalised motivational strategy by interpreting emotional responses of a child. Researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in US and Tel Aviv University in Israel developed the socially assistiverobot called Tega that is… Read More »

1 million porn videos on Instagram hidden in Arabic hashtags

Pornographic photos and videos are not allowed on photo-sharing app Instagram, but users have found a way to subvert the ban. Technology blogger Jed Ismael discovered pornographic materialon the Facebook-owned app while looking for the term ‘movies’ in Arabic. Instead of movies, he came across pornographic clips and images, which do not come with any… Read More »