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Infrared light stops eye damage caused by bright lights


May 14th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 14 (IANS) Treating eyes with gentle infrared light can help prevent damage caused by subsequent exposure to bright light, says a study. A breakthrough by The Vision Centre ... Read more...

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‘Holy Grail’ of science, world’s first practical ‘artificial leaf’ unveiled


March 28th, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): Scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have finally developed the world's first practical artificial leaf that can split water into hydrogen and oxygen using sunlight at an ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Artificial leaf’ can power households cheaply


March 28th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 28 (IANS) The first practical 'artificial leaf', an advanced, next generation solar cell as big as a poker card, can produce power for households at a cheaper price.The ... Read more...

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Kindle best-selling gadget in Britain, US


January 1st, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 1 (IANS) Kindle, that allows users to download and read digital copies of books and newspapers, is the most popular product of all time on Amazon - selling an estimated ... Read more...

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Samsung Transform To Get Froyo Update Later


October 7th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri The much awaited Samsung Transform is going to be sold on Sprint's network starting October 10th as it has been reported. Samsung has been coming up with a plethora ... Read more...

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New Indian e-book reader offers 200,000 titles


September 21st, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Bangalore-based digital publisher EC Media International has unveiled its e-book reader Wink which allows users to read in 15 languages and makes available 200,000 titles to choose ... Read more...

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Geoengineering ‘can’t just slam on the brakes’ on rising sea levels


August 24th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 24 (ANI): Geoengineering techniques such as space mirrors or volcanic blasts won't help curb rising sea levels unless they employ extreme measures, says a new study.The reason is that sea ... Read more...

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India’s first e-reader Wink unveiled, supporting 15 languages


August 19th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) Bangalore-based digital publisher EC Media International Thursday launched its multi-function e-book reader Wink that not only supports 15 languages but will also offer over 200,000 book titles on ... Read more...

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Apple Sued By Users For Overheating Of iPads


July 29th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Apple, the technology giant faces trouble once again. It is now being sued by the users who complain of overheating of the iPad ... Read more...

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Amazon Launches New Kindle E Book Reader


July 23rd, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri July 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The E book reader from Amazon named Kindle does not need an introduction to the gadget freaks. Recently Amazon released n upgraded version of its popular ... Read more...

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Swedish girl ‘grows back face’ after suffering allergic reaction to Paracetamol


January 13th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): A Swedish teenager finally has grown back her entire face after she suffered an allergic reaction to a single Paracetamol pill that made it to turn black and ... Read more...

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Omar Abdullah drives along new Kashmir road link


November 27th, 2009 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, Nov 26 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Thursday drove through the under-construction Mughal Road that connects the Kashmir Valley to the twin border districts of Rajouri and ... Read more...

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Amazon’s Kindle to be launched in India on October 19th


October 8th, 2009 - 5:27 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beacon Hill, Oct 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Book-lovers in India can rejoice and book-lovers who love technology as well are already over the moon, as Amazon’s Kindle is going to be launched ... Read more...

Posted in Books |

Saffron-laced Indian cuisine can help fight eyesight loss


June 14th, 2009 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 14 (ANI): Saffron, the spice which is commonly used in Indian, Spanish and Italian cuisine, could hold the secret to preventing eye sight loss in old age, says a new ... Read more...

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Hot chillies can also help mitigate pain


February 25th, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 25 (IANS) Capsaicin, the active agent in spicy hot chili peppers, often acts as an irritant, but it may also be used to reduce pain. Feng Qin, associate professor of ... Read more...

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