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Google Meet App’s Live Caption Feature Now Supports 4 New Languages

New Delhi, Dec 16: Google has announced live caption support in its video collaboration app Meet for four additional languages — French, German, Portuguese (Brazil) and Spanish (Spain and Latin America). The company introduced live captions in English last year. Google Meet uses speech-to-text technology to provide live captions in meetings which helps participants who […]

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Palladium, meet copper: Skoltech researchers use machine learning to improve catalysts

Researchers from Skoltech and their colleagues from Germany and the US have studied the properties and behavior of a palladium-copper alloy under changing temperatures and hydrogen concentrations, with highly relevant implications of this research for catalyst design. The paper was published in the Journal of Applied Physics. Image credit: Pixabay (Free Pixabay license) Transition metal-alloy materials can have […]

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Palladium, meet copper: Skoltech researchers use machine learning to improve catalysts

Researchers from Skoltech and their colleagues from Germany and the US have studied the properties and behavior of a palladium-copper alloy under changing temperatures and hydrogen concentrations, with highly relevant implications of this research for catalyst design. The paper was published in the Journal of Applied Physics. Image credit: Pixabay (Free Pixabay license) Transition metal-alloy materials can have […]

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Industrial-strength brine, meet your kryptonite

A thin coating of the 2D nanomaterial hexagonal boron nitride is the key ingredient in a cost-effective technology developed by Rice University engineers for desalinating industrial-strength brine. More than 1.8 billion people live in countries where freshwater is scarce. In many arid regions, seawater or salty groundwater is plentiful but costly to desalinate. In addition, […]

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How to Blur Background in Google Meet

Google recently added a new ‘Background Blur’ feature in its video conferencing app. Similar to Zoom, now Google Meet also has got the background blur feature. It is important to note that this feature might not be available for everyone as the tech giant has rolled it out only for few eligible devices that meet […]

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New Microsoft App Lists Now Available in Video Meet App Teams

New Delhi, Sep 12: Microsoft has made its new productivity app called Lists available to Microsoft 365 commercial and government community (GCC) customers who use the video meet platform Teams. The Lists app was first announced at ‘Build 2020’ virtual conference and is now generally available in Microsoft Teams. Microsoft Lists helps track information and organise […]