Software firm denies Russian spy agency tie-up

August 28th, 2012 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian IT company has denied any involvement in a project to develop software to monitor social networks and influence public opinion for the country's ... Read more...

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Medvedev praises development of internet

April 19th, 2012 - 10:02 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Outgoing Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has praised the rapid development of the internet in the country, and called on web users to engage more in ... Read more...

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Work behind every Indian garment is unique: Filipino fashion blogger

August 22nd, 2011 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 22 (IANS) Filipino blogger Bryan Grey Yambao began tapping away at the keyboard from the age of 17 to express his views on global fashion and has ... Read more...

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News on blogs spreads ‘just like earthquakes’

February 16th, 2011 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16 (ANI): A new study has found that the manner in which news spreads through online blogs is very similar to the statistical behaviour of earthquakes.Researchers at Medical University of ... Read more...

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Putin, Medvedev share nearly 24 ’secret palaces’ between them

February 1st, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Feb.1 (ANI): Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin allegedly share between them at least two dozen palaces, villas and mansions, according to a respected Russian magazine.The Russian liberal ... Read more...

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NASA Announces Press Meet To Discuss ‘Extraterrestrial Life’

December 3rd, 2010 - 12:34 am ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Washington, Dec 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A press release issued by NASA declaring 'an astrobiology finding' has managed to create an uproar in various quarters. The United States based space agency ... Read more...

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Russian president sparks Twitter rush among his officials

July 16th, 2010 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) More than 25 senior Russian officials have followed the president and opened accounts on the micro blogging site Twitter. "The blogosphere has become very popular because the president ... Read more...

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World Cup dominates Indian television, online space

July 7th, 2010 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) World Cup football fever has attracted huge Indian audience with the mega-event taking the most of the television and online space, according to a study by a ... Read more...

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`iPad is it!’ New device wows many, bores some

January 28th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Andy Goldberg San Francisco, Jan 28 (DPA) Apple wowed many in the tech world with the launch of a new tablet computer - the iPad - that could pioneer a new ... Read more...

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Charm of the web lost for the BJP?

January 28th, 2010 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Ritu Sharma New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had vowed to use cyberspace to reach out to the youth, with even octogenarian leader L.K. Advani ... Read more...

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Nigerian fans happy with draw, but not with coach

December 5th, 2009 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi/Abuja, Dec 5 (DPA) Nigerian fans are happy with their World Cup group, which pits them against Argentina, South Korea and Greece, but are worried their coach will be unable to take ... Read more...

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US conservatives lash out at Obama’s bow to Japanese emperor

November 17th, 2009 - 5:26 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 17 (DPA) President Barack Obama's deep bow to the Japanese emperor during a weekend visit in Tokyo has been met with sharp criticism from conservatives in the United States. Conservatives ... Read more...

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US rocket crashes into moon in search of water (Lead)

October 9th, 2009 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 9 (DPA) A NASA rocket crashed into the moon Friday, sending a huge plume of dust above the surface in an experiment scientists hope will provide data about ice ... Read more...

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US rocket ready to crash into moon

October 9th, 2009 - 8:28 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 9 (DPA) A US rocket is to crash into the moon Friday in an experiment scientists hope will provide data about ice hidden in the perpetually dark lunar craters. Astronomers ... Read more...

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Danyl Johnson wows judges in audition

August 25th, 2009 - 7:25 pm ICT by IBNS
By Tanya GhoshAug 25 (IBNS) X-Factor newcomer Danyl Johnson finds his place in the conversations in the blogosphere for wowing the judges with his audition by performing the Beatles' classic “With a ... Read more...

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Are the Palin’s headed for a divorce?

August 4th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 4 (IBNS) Are the Palin's headed for a divorce? This is the rumour which is going around in the Alaskan blogosphere that former governor Sarah and her husband Todd Palin ... Read more...

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Gay male penguin dumps long-time lover for widow!

July 19th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 19 (ANI): After six years of togetherness, the relationship between a pair of gay male penguins at San Francisco zoo has apparently come to an end, with Harry leaving Pepper ... Read more...

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Police treating Michael Jackson’s death as homicide

July 16th, 2009 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 15 (IANS) The Los Angeles Police Department is treating King of Pop Michael Jackson's death as homicide, a media report said Wednesday. The entertainment website citing "multiple law ... Read more...

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How news stories rise and fall in popularity

July 14th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 14 (ANI): Cornell computer scientists say that they have successfully managed to track and analyse how news stories rise and fall in popularity, by mapping the flow of articles appearing ... Read more...

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Microsoft set to unveil Internet Explorer 8

March 19th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Redmond, March 19 (IANS) After two beta tests and a soft release, Microsoft Corp is all set to officially launch its latest internet browser Thursday night. The company will launch ... Read more...

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Israeli Bollywood-style film deemed worst marketing flick in history

March 11th, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Mar.11 (ANI): A Bollywood-style dance film produced by an Israeli arms company -- Rafael Advanced Defense Systems has been described in the blogosphere as possibly one of the worst marketing ... Read more...

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Pakistan second deadliest place in world for press

December 31st, 2008 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Dec. 31 (ANI): Pakistan is the second deadliest place, in the world for the press with seven out of 60 journalists having been killed here in 2008, a worldwide press ... Read more...

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Weirdest New Year’’s resolutions revealed

December 29th, 2008 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 29 (ANI): If you think that New Years resolutions were just limited to losing weight, shaping up and treading cautiously with money, heres a list of some of the ... Read more...

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Tamil bloggers to hold their first meet

July 10th, 2008 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 10 (IANS) Bloggers in Tamil will find a place in the sun when more than 50 of them meet in Chennai July 20. "It is the first time that so ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech | hacked : Another website victimized

June 27th, 2008 - 8:59 pm ICT by admin
Popular hip-hop news website was apparently hacked in the early hours of Friday. The site featured news such as "JEWS DID 9/11" , "Notorious Hacker Group Drastically Improve Frontpage of SOHH.COM" ... Read more...

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CIA takes inspiration from Ghostbusters for their new ‘terrorbuster’ image

November 14th, 2007 - 2:55 am ICT by admin

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