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iPhone could be used to spy on what you type


October 19th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 19 (IANS) The iPhone 4 is so sensitive that it can decode what exactly is being typed on a computer keyboard and can double up as a spy ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Scientists develop sensitive skin for robots


June 30th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) Human skin is a biological wonder, registering a multitude of sensations from the finest breath to touch or pain. Now scientists at the Technical University of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Lack of exercise increases heart risk among kids


May 13th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) Children who are healthy but inactive can unwittingly risk invitation to future heart problems.A team of Swedish and Danish researchers studied 223 children -- 123 boys ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Dogs could be the key to getting sedentary teens off the couch


February 9th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): A new study on dog ownership and adolescent physical activity has revealed that the key to get your sedentary teen off the couch is bringing a 'fun loving', ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Best friends ‘boost kids’ physical activity’


January 19th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): A new research has found that boys and girls who take part in physical activity with their best friend in the neighbourhood where they live have higher levels ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Google’s Nexus S works fine at 60,000 feet: Report


December 26th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 26 (IANS) Google techies have been taken by pleasant surprise after Nexus S, the new Android smart phone the company launched early December, was found ticking even from the Earth's ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Now, a smartphone app that monitors what you are up to


November 27th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 27 (ANI): It may not be possible for you to constantly tell your Facebook friends what you are up to, but a smartphone app called Jigsaw could solve the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now, device that lets parents ’see the world through child’s eyes’


October 27th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): University of Tsukuba researchers have created a device that will let parents see what their child is viewing, even when they are not together.The technology builds on existing ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Advanced sounding rocket launched with students’ payload


July 7th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 7 (IANS) The advanced sounding rocket RH 200 was successfully launched Wednesday from the space station at Thumba, here, carrying a payload partly developed by students, officials said. The ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Meet slimmer, sharper and smarter iPhone 4


June 8th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 8 (ANI): Apple has unveiled its most popular phone, the iPhone, in an all-new avatar.The restyled phone has been loaded with stainless steel case, two cameras, improved display and is ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sony’s Cat@Log allows pet owners to track moggies’ movements


June 4th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 4 (ANI): Sony has come up with a gadget called as a Cat@Log that allows pet owners to know exactly what their pet cats are doing.Those behind the Human Animal ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

New program helps keep track of physical activity levels via mobile


April 27th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 27 (ANI): A new program has been developed that helps people monitor their normal day-to-day physical activity using an everyday device like a cell phone or mp3 player.Chinmay Manohar in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Coming soon: Sensor that locates missing coffee mug


February 12th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 12 (ANI): Tiny sensors are being developed that can locate wandering objects, say Australian scientists.According to CSIRO research engineer Phil Valencia, the sensors can also be programmed to measure more ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Apple unveils long-awaited tablet device


January 28th, 2010 - 2:35 am ICT by BNO News
SAN FRANCISCO (BNO NEWS) – Apple Inc. on Wednesday unveiled their latest creation at the Yerba Buena Center in San Francisco, California, the long-awaited tablet device, the iPad.Apple Inc.’s CEO and ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Apple iPad specifications


January 28th, 2010 - 1:59 am ICT by admin
By Archit Tantia San Francisco, Jan 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Apple's new product which claims to revolutionize the computing industry is a 0.5-inches thin tablet called the iPad. It weighs 1.5 pounds. As ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Apple launches the iPad - bridging the gap between iPod & MacBook


January 28th, 2010 - 1:36 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Francisco, Jan 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Apple has launched the iPad at a special event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco today. This was an invitation ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Giving a whack to silence ringing cellphone may soon be possible


January 14th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): Hate it when you fail to silence that ringing cell phone in a packed cinema? Well, next time, giving your phone a nice whack might just do the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Google faces a lawsuit over Nexus One


January 9th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Google is all set to face new woes, for naming its ambitious ‘super-phone’ as the Nexus One. As the family of author Philip K. Dick ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Google Nexus One retails for $529 & with T-mobile it is $179


January 6th, 2010 - 2:30 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mountain View, Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The price of the hugely awaited Google’s Nexus One phone is $529, which is for the unlocked version. This unlocked phone can then be ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Google’s Nexus One doesn’t have Multi-touch feature


January 6th, 2010 - 2:12 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mountain View, Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Google has launched its Nexus One phone today, which they say that is in the ‘super-phone’ category. But a major things that is missing ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Google launches the Nexus One phone


January 6th, 2010 - 1:48 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mountain View, Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There was a huge buzz about the Nexus One and Google launched it with ample fanfare this morning. The Google VP Mario Queiroz officially ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Scientists develop ‘minicopters’ that can’t be knocked down


November 28th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 28 (ANI): A team of scientists has developed mini helicopters that can get airborne even after they are knocked to the ground, and can also warn fellow copters if they ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Soon, a camera that can capture your entire life


October 17th, 2009 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 17 (ANI): A UK-based firm will soon launch a camera that a person can wear as a pendant to record every moment of his or her life.Originally developed as the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

SurroundSense in your phone could tell which room you are in


September 25th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 25 (ANI): The next time you go shopping, your smart phone will not only tell that you have entered the mall, but also know if you are in the jewellery ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sitting down too much at work can be a health hazard


August 11th, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 11 (ANI): A survey has found that workers spend 70 percent of their daily lives sitting down, which makes it a health hazard, as it not only makes one fat, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Too much TV, computer screen time can up high BP risk in kids


August 4th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 4 (ANI): Sedentary behaviours such as watching TV and use of computers, videos and video games are likely to increase the risk of high blood pressure in children, finds a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New ‘Passion’ application for iPhone lets you score your sexual performance


July 29th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 29 (ANI): Want to measure your performance in the sack? Well, all you need to do is to download a new iPhone application and see how competent you are when ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now, send e-mails via mobile phone just by writing in the sky


June 10th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): Duke University engineering students have come up with a cell phone application that can enable users to remember things just by writing short notes in the air with ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now, car doors that get jammed when near danger


April 4th, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 4 (ANI): Considering that the opening of car doors into the path of oncoming vehicles has been a major cause of road accidents, scientists have now developed a new technology ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mars rover Spirit recovers after mysterious bout of amnesia


February 4th, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): The Mars rover Spirit has recovered after suffering from a mysterious bout of amnesia, and is driving again this week.Spirits controllers are still not sure what happened ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bodybugg helps control weight


January 7th, 2009 - 3:45 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
A new revolution that will effectively help you to make your weight control programme much easier.Bodybugg calorie management system is a new revolution Combined with a user-friendly web based program and one ... Read more...

Posted in Health, Health Science |

Your mobile can now keep track of your fitness regime


November 20th, 2008 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): Fearing you won''t be able to keep track of your workout sessions during the holiday season? Well, in that case, scrap all your worries, for cell phone ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Your mobile will help you maintain your workout routine


November 20th, 2008 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 20 (IANS) Your mobile phone will help you maintain your exercise routine and keep the pounds off over winter months. Washington University researchers and Intel have created two new cell ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Obese more accurate at predicting their activity levels


October 5th, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 5 (ANI): While it is believed that obese people cannot keep a track of how much calories they consume, Temple University researchers have found that when it comes to ... Read more...

Posted in National |

How much are you really exercising?


October 4th, 2008 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 4 (IANS) People struggling with obesity often underestimate how many calories they are actually consuming, which can set back their efforts. Conversely, the same person would overestimate the amount of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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