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London, Dec. 2 (ANI): A new study has warned that young children, who have easy access to an "overwhelming" amount of technology at an early age, fail to perform even simple tasks like using a pen or pencil.
Now, robots being made to imitate humans Nov 25, 2:34 pm
New York, Nov. 25 (ANI): In an effort to make robots function and collaborate with humans, researchers are now aiming to build robots that can mimic human actions and perform tasks as humans do.
US military gets special op bots in robotic fleet Nov 23, 2:02 pm
Washington, Nov. 23 (ANI): The US military has reportedly deployed four different special ops bots in its robotic fleet to execute tasks otherwise deemed difficult in the battlefield.
ISRO chief lauds scientists for successful launch of Mars Orbiter Mission 'Mangalyaan' Nov 5, 6:05 pm
Sriharikota, Nov.5 (ANI): Lauding the efforts of the scientists after India's first-ever Mars Orbiter Mission 'Mangalyaan' lifted off from here, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman K. Radhakrishnan on Tuesday announced that the PSLV vehicle is in good health, and added that the spacecraft has carried out the tasks that were intended to be done.
It's official! Women are better multitaskers than men Oct 25, 11:10 am
London, Oct. 25 (ANI): Researchers have confirmed the popular belief that women are better at multitasking than men by testing the theory in the laboratory as well as in the real world.
Why you can't judge your friends' behaviour accurately Oct 10, 11:25 am
Washington, Oct 10 (ANI): A new study has revealed that people evaluate their friends' behaviour more positively than do strangers, regardless of actual performance on a series of tasks, because their judgment is based on what they thought of them in advance.
Now, a button to switch off digital distractions Oct 7, 4:45 pm
Washington, Oct. 7 (ANI): A new device has been developed that lets users disconnect digitally and help them concentrate on more important tasks.
Beijing, Sept. 29 (ANI): Nepal has called upon all UN member states to direct concerted efforts to complete the unfinished tasks of Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) before embarking on the subsequent sustainable development goals.
London, August 20(ANI): Researchers have discovered a way in which Apple's iOS can be exploited to slip past the App Store approval process.
Men employed in heavily female occupations do more housework Aug 14, 2:34 pm
Washington, August 14 (ANI): A new study has revealed that men are more involved in household tasks when they are employed in women centric occupations and vice-e-versa.
Kids who gesture perform better in cognitive tasks Jul 27, 11:38 am
Washington, July 27 (ANI): A new study has shown that children who use gestures perform better than their peers in cognitive tasks.
Caregiving dads get treated disrespectfully at workplace Jun 12, 1:12 pm
Washington, June 12 (ANI): New studies show that middle-class men who take on non traditional caregiving roles are treated worse at work than men who stick closer to traditional gender norms in the family.
Preemies likelier to struggle with complex cognitive tasks May 29, 3:49 pm
Washington, May 29 (ANI): Babies who are born preterm are at an increased risk for neuro-cognitive deficits, a new study has warned.
Chronic trauma can inflict lasting damage to brain May 19, 1:13 pm
Washington, May 19 (ANI): Researchers at NYU School of Medicine have shown that the effects of trauma persist in certain brain regions even when veterans of combat are not engaged in cognitive or emotional tasks, and face no immediate external threats.
New Delhi, Apr. 29 (ANI): A parliamentary panel, which observed that deployment in counter-insurgency operations was straining the resources of the Indian Army, has said that the force should be relieved from these tasks to focus on undertaking its regular conventional duties.
Sleep helps in learning new tasks Mar 21, 12:27 pm
Washington, Mar. 21 (ANI): Researchers at University of Chicago have claimed that sleep plays an important role in the brain's ability to consolidate learning when two new competing tasks are learned in the same day.
Video games may help enhance cognitive skills Mar 14, 11:32 am
Washington, March 14 (ANI): Playing video games for an hour everyday can improve your performance on mental tasks that use similar skills, according to new research.
Chewing gum can boost concentration Mar 8, 10:14 am
London, Mar. 8 (ANI): Chewing gum can help people focus on tasks that requires continuous monitoring over a longer amount of time, scientists have claimed.
Sydney, Mar 3 (ANI): Today's 'time-poor' women are ahead of their male counterparts in using technology to do everyday tasks from maintaining the family's social network to online banking, a report has said.
Heading soccer ball may affect mental ability Feb 28, 12:08 pm
Washington, February 28 (ANI): A new research has suggested that even less forceful actions like 'heading' a soccer ball may cause changes in performance on certain cognitive tasks.
The bad habits that are good for you Feb 20, 2:34 pm
Washington, Feb. 20 (ANI): A clinical psychologist has said that a little bit of procrastination - an act of replacing high-priority actions with tasks of lower priority - can actually calm people down, temporarily relieve stress and help them approach tasks more efficiently when they start it.
Parents' praise helps kids perform challenging tasks Feb 13, 5:05 pm
Washington, Feb. 13 (ANI): Children, whose parents praised their efforts more than they praised them as individuals, had a more positive outlook towards challenges five years later, a new study has claimed.
YouTube video shows how astronauts wash their hands in space Feb 4, 1:27 pm
London, February 4 (ANI): A new video released by the Canadian Space Agency has revealed how astronauts manage to complete everyday, mundane tasks like washing their hands, completely weightless.
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): Old people who have spoken two languages since childhood are faster than single-language speakers at switching from one task to another, according to a new study.
Soon, robotic 'boy' to help humans with everyday tasks Dec 28, 11:12 am
London, December 28 (ANI): Engineers at the University of Zurich's Artificial Intelligence Lab are planning to design a humanoid robot with artificial muscles that could help people with everyday tasks - in just nine months.
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