Puneeth Rajkumar to be awarded Karnataka Ratna

Posted on   12:28 pm

Actor Puneeth Rajkumar is to be conferred the ‘Karnataka Ratna’ award posthumously on November 1. Karnataka’s CM Basavaraj Bommai after the inauguration of the Independence Day Flower Show at the Lalbagh Glass House said, “We have decided to present the ‘Karnataka Ratna’ award to Kannada film star Dr Puneeth Rajkumar on November 1.”

Amazon acquires home robot maker iRobot for $1.7 bn

Posted on   12:24 pm

Amazon on Friday announced to acquire Global consumer robot company iRobot for $1.7 billion in an all-cash deal. iRobot introduced the first Roomba robot vacuum in 2002 and has sold millions of robots worldwide for cleaning, mapping and navigation.