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Berries cut Parkinson’s risk by 40 percent


April 5th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) Eating strawberries, blueberries, blackcurrants and blackberries could help protect against Parkinson's disease in men, researchers say.Men who ate the fruits along with other foods rich in ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Mayhem on Toronto bourse as RIM, Potash Corp. plunge


August 5th, 2011 - 10:25 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 5 (IANS) North America's biggest resource market here followed mayhem on New York markets Thursday as investors worried about the possibility of a deeper slowdown fuelled by the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

RIM unveils five new BlackBerries


August 3rd, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 3 (IANS) In its biggest ever global launch of smart phones, Research In Motion (RIM) Wednesday unveiled five new BlackBerry models running on its new BlackBerry 7 Operating ... Read more...

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Seven new BlackBerries to be unveiled soon


July 13th, 2011 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 13 (IANS) Warding off investors' anger at their annual meeting at Waterloo near here Tuesday, BlackBerry co-CEOs announced that seven new smart phones running a new operating system ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

BlackBerry likely to unveil new smart phones next week


April 28th, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 28 (IANS) BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) is likely to unveil new smart phones at its annual BlackBerry World conference next week in Florida."It's going to be ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Giffords’ husband keeps agonizing vigil by her side


January 12th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Tucson (Arizona,US), Jan.12 (ANI): Critically wounded Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords husband is holding her hand while keeping an exhausting vigil by her side, clearly showing the family's agony over the ordeal.Giffords' husband, astronaut ... Read more...

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Can Jaipur’s ‘Bharat Berry’ to counter Canada’s BlackBerry?


January 4th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur (Rajasthan), Jan.4 (ANI): An Indian entrepreneur says he has invented a third way to ease the use of Blackberry services in the country, which could pose a problem to its Canadian ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Kendra Wilkinson says ’sexting’ keeps her long-distance marriage going


October 28th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 28 (ANI): TV personality Kendra Wilkinson has revealed that she and hubby Hank Baskett keep the spark alive in their long-distance marriage - by sexting."We definitely keep things spicy even ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Positively jealous people buy iPhones, hateful envious, Blackberries


October 20th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct20 (ANI): Being jealous also has two facets - if you are jealous in a benign way, you might tend towards buying an iPhone - but if you are experiencing feelings ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Purple potato chips make their debut in Britain


October 6th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 6 (IANS) It might seem a challenge to make chips even more popular than they are, but Sainsbury's is having a go. From Wedneday, Sainsbury's is selling purple potatoes which ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Forbidden’ black rice more nutritious than superfoods


August 27th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 27 (IANS) A spoonful of black rice has greater nutritive value than blueberries and blackberries, touted as superfoods. It is occasionally known as the "Forbidden Rice" because Chinese nobles forbade ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Berries help protect brain against ageing


August 24th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 24 (IANS) Eating berries could be a pleasant way of protecting the brain against ageing and memory loss. Strawberries, blackberries and blueberries are rich in compounds called polyphenolics, which help ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Quality breakfast may keep your child calm on 1st day of class


August 15th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 15 (ANI): A nutrition expert at Washington University in St. Louis has said that eating quality breakfast including protein and quality carbohydrates is the key to being calm on first ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

BlackBerry stock plunges on India’s ultimatum


August 13th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Aug 13 (IANS) India's deadline loomed large over BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) Thursday as its stock plunged about four percent on the Toronto Stock Exchange.The share slipped ... Read more...

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Hands-free technology for twiteratti while driving


July 26th, 2010 - 1:54 am ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) British motorists would soon be able to use online blogging network Twitter while driving with new hands-free technology from car company Ford. The system, called AppLink, allows applications on ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Now, tweet hands-free while driving!


July 24th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 24 (ANI): British motorists may soon be able to tweet while driving with new hands-free technology from car company Ford.A new voice-controlled application on iPhones and BlackBerries, called AppLink, will ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Soon, IVF patients to keep tabs on treatment with iPhones


June 15th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 15 (ANI): Women undergoing IVF treatments may soon be able to keep a check on their progress using their BlackBerries or iPhones-a move that could revolutionise the way doctors ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

European blackberries cultivated in Uttarakhand


June 10th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Chaffi (Uttarakhand), June 10 (ANI): The agricultural experts in Uttarakhand have for the first time successfully cultivated European blackberries and are now encouraging the farmers to grow them on a large scale.Grown ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Texting, browsing may soon be permitted on New Zealand flights


May 28th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, May 28 (ANI): Passengers flying on some Air New Zealand planes will be able to send text messages and emails mid-flight by the end of 2010.The national carrier plans to permit ... Read more...

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Jane Fonda eats a colourful diet to stay fit


April 23rd, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 23 (ANI): 'Monster-in-Law' star Jane Fonda is an avowed fitness freak and says she eats a colourful diet to stay fit."I have dark, purple (items) every single day - ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kodak sues Apple, RIM alleging patent violation


January 15th, 2010 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Jan 15 (DPA) Camera and film company Eastman Kodak said it had sued Apple and RIM, claiming that the camera technology used in iPhones and Blackberries violated one of its ... Read more...

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Authorities promote blackberry production among Uttarakhand farmers


September 9th, 2009 - 9:54 pm ICT by ANI
Nainital, Sep 9 (ANI): In an initiative to promote European blackberry production in Uttarakhand, the state government have authorities distributed saplings of the fruit among farmers across the street.Blackberry is not ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Paltrow disses Americans for ‘always having their BlackBerries on’


July 2nd, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jul 2 (ANI): 'Iron Man' star Gwyneth Paltrow has put down her fellow Americans by saying that she loves Spain because people there "don't always have their BlackBerries on".Paltrow, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Apple a Fail Whale on iPhone 3.0 delivery


June 18th, 2009 - 12:28 am ICT by John Le Fevre
If your neighborhood geek or office Apple fanboy or girl is showing signs of stress or paranoia today don’t be too surprised. After making lots of hoopla at the World Wide ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

10pct Brit drivers chat over the Internet while behind the wheel


April 9th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 9 (ANI): A new British study has revealed that some people log on to social networking sites Twitter or Facebook and chat over the Internet while they are driving.In ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Website Spotify offers eight million free songs online


March 24th, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 24 (ANI): A new website, called Spotify, is all set to change the way we listen to music it will offer almost eight million songs, and that too without ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

WiFi tops best technological innovation poll


December 23rd, 2008 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 23 (ANI): Surfing the net has become a lot more easier since wireless internet has come into being, and now Wi-Fi has rightly topped the poll for the greatest ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Apple iPhone overtakes BlackBerries sales


November 8th, 2008 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Novem ber 7 (ANI): Apple has become the second largest provider of smartphones with its iPhone outselling BlackBerries, say analysts. Market data company Canalys has found that more than 39.9 million ... Read more...

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Birds instinctively pick the healthiest fruit


May 26th, 2008 - 2:03 pm ICT by admin
DPA Hamburg (Germany), May 26 (DPA) Birds instinctively choose the fruit which is healthy and shun less health-giving food options, German researchers have found. Given a choice, birds flock to fruits with the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

BlackBerry leading to irrational behaviour among users


May 11th, 2008 - 4:06 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, May 11 (ANI): Much like drugs and alcohol, the BlackBerry smartphone has become an addiction that is not only controlling lives and increasing stress loads, but is even threatening relationships ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Do you love or hate your BlackBerry?


May 8th, 2008 - 7:46 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, May 8 (IANS) BlackBerry users can't agree on whether they love or hate the device, but they are sure of one thing: it gives them very little time off work, or ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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