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Yahoo confirms 400,000 user accounts stolen by hackers


July 13th, 2012 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, July 13 (IANS) Yahoo has confirmed that hackers had stolen around 400,000 account credentials from its computer system.In a statement to technology blog TechCrunch Thursday, Yahoo said that ... Read more...

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Europe’s youngest app developer Aaron Bond expelled from school


March 8th, 2012 - 10:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Europe’s youngest app developer, 14-year-old Aaron Bond, has been expelled from his school and given police reprimand after he was caught breaking into his school’s computer system. ... Read more...

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Computer system promises cancer breakthroughs


November 20th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 20 (IANS) A computer system that can read scientific treatises just like humans promises potential breakthroughs in cancer research. Called CRAB, it can trawl through millions of scientific ... Read more...

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iGate proposes to de-list Patni Computer Systems


November 16th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 16 (IANS) Software major iGate Wednesday moved to de-list its subsidiary Patni Computer Systems from the Indian stock markets and said it will offer public shareholders a minimum ... Read more...

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Chile blackout impacts nine mn people


September 25th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago, Sep 25 (IANS) More than nine million people were affected by a massive power outage that plagued northern and central parts of Chile Saturday night, including capital Santiago, officials ... Read more...

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Zara Phillips shrugs off Mike Tindall claims


September 19th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Zara Phillips says she is not worried about a video of her husband kissing another woman. Footage of Zara’s husband Mike Tindall kissing a blonde girl at ... Read more...

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Over 11 lakh duplicate PAN numbers detected till date


August 5th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The Finance Ministry has detected and deleted over 11 lakh duplicate permanent account numbers (PANs) till date, Minister of State for Finance S.S. Palanimanickam said ... Read more...

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Close shave for Jet Airways flight


July 21st, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 21 (IANS) A Jet Airways flight with 134 passengers on board narrowly averted a mid-air collision Thursday, triggering panic aboard, passengers said.Jet Airways Flight No 9W 2280 from ... Read more...

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Counterfeit currency: Former defence official arrested


June 13th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Nawanshahar (Punjab), June 13 (IANS) A Ludhiana-based former defence official has been arrested for allegedly printing and circulating counterfeit currency notes in Punjab and Bihar. Fake currency worth Rs.500,000 has ... Read more...

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Paralysed stroke patient in UK uses her mind to conduct orchestra


March 31st, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 31 (ANI): A paralysed stroke victim in Britain, who can only move part of her face as she suffers from locked-in syndrome, has conducted an orchestra by using her mind. ... Read more...

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Iran to remove fuel from its first nuclear power plant


February 27th, 2011 - 9:24 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 27 (IANS) Iran's envoy to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has said the fuel placed inside the reactor of the country's first nuclear power plant will be temporarily removed ... Read more...

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RBI urged to hold off rate hike as industry output slows


February 11th, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Leading industry chambers Friday urged India's central bank not to raise interest rates again after data showed that India's industrial output in December 2010 grew at ... Read more...

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New system turns canines into remotely guided ’super dogs’


January 23rd, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): Auburn University researchers have developed a new system that would turn a canines into remotely guided 'super dogs' that can take on risky tasks.David M. Bevly, an associate ... Read more...

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‘Superdog’ To Enable Dogs To Be Guided Remotely To Undertake Risky And Dicey Tasks


January 20th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 20, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Fresh research has unveiled that the canines, who are being directed remotely, can be transported into risky locations, and can undertake more challenging tasks than ... Read more...

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US wanted to remove uranium from Pakistani reactor: WikiLeaks


November 29th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 29 (IANS/AKI) US diplomatic cables released by whistleblowing website WikiLeaks show that since 2007 the US has been engaged in an effort to remove highly enriched uranium from a Pakistani ... Read more...

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Beware Of Ashley Anderson, Its A Virus


October 14th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) If one's inbox is showing an email from someone claiming to be Ashley Anderson, beware of it, as it is a dangerous computer virus. A new ... Read more...

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Computer beats human for the first time at Japanese chess


October 13th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 13(ANI): For the first time, a computer has beaten a human at Japanese chess-shogi.It is not unusual as computers have been beating humans at western chess for years but it ... Read more...

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Australian Police nailed in shocking racist scandal targeting Indians


October 9th, 2010 - 11:58 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 9 (ANI): After a series of attacks on Indian students in Australia, a racist e-mail scandal has broken out showing Victoria Police officers joking about a video which shows an ... Read more...

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Investigation Report: Wall Street Flash crash triggered by a computer


October 3rd, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oct 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On May 6, Wall Street experienced what has been termed the flash crash in which New York’s Dow Jones Index declined 700 points within just a couple ... Read more...

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Bryan Singer, McG Make Digital Shorts For Warner Bros.


September 24th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Bryan Singer and McG are soon going to make a few digital short films for Warner Bros. These two directors have earned a name for themselves after ... Read more...

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Oz police officer fired for setting up fake dating profile of ex for sex


August 17th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 17 (ANI): A senior South Australian police officer has been sacked from his job after he helped set up a fake Internet dating profile that offered his ex-girlfriend for sex.Detective ... Read more...

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iPhone 4 Pre Order Faces Glitch


June 16th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri June 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Apple iPhone is going to hit the stores within a few days but the pre order was marred by a glitch. The Apple fans are ... Read more...

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Running multiple gadgets minus cables now possible


June 1st, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 1 (IANS) Homes no longer need to be riddled with cables, nor do we need to grapple with complex devices anymore as a European research project has developed a pioneering ... Read more...

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Ex-FBI Agent Nada Prouty Tells Her Tale In CBS Interview


March 29th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Mar 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nada Prouty, the former FBI agent and anti-terrorism fighter appeared in her first interview with CBS's Scott Pelley, with a segment of the interview being aired ... Read more...

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Anne Curtis’ Wardrobe Malfunction Photo Grabs Many Eyeballs


March 26th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Manila, Philippines, March 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The pictures of Anne Curtis' swimsuit malfunction, which had occurred recently during a dance performance for the show "ASAP XV", have since then raged ... Read more...

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Brit teen offering tips to win computer games becomes internet sensation!


March 26th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26 (ANI): A British teenager has turned into an Internet sensation after he uploaded videos of himself on YouTube, showing how to win computer games. Russell Sollis, 18, has had ... Read more...

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City owes apology to a Brooklyn couple for 50 erroneous raids on their house


March 20th, 2010 - 1:14 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Brooklyn, Mar 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Brooklyn couple has been at the receiving end for years, as there have been 50 erroneous raids on their house. And apparently the reason why their ... Read more...

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Computers ‘understand women more than men’


March 5th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 5 (ANI): Voice recognition computers find men harder to understand than women, Edinburgh University scientists have found.In the study, researchers recorded phone calls and studied how much of conversations a ... Read more...

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Now, Tinkercell computer system to design life components


January 1st, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 1 (ANI): A team led by an Indian-origin researcher has developed Tinkercell-a computer-aided design technology (CAD) that could allow synthetic biologists to redesign artificial life forms much faster and more ... Read more...

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New online CAT faces hiccups on day one (Roundup)


November 28th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) The hugely competitive common admission test (CAT) for admission into business schools went online for the first time Saturday, but several students had a harrowing time as ... Read more...

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Computer crash hits start of CAT exam (Lead)


November 28th, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) A computer crash in an unspecified number of centres in six cities marred the start of the Common Admission Test (CAT) that determines admission to over 100 ... Read more...

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How to block stealthy malware attacks


November 4th, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 4 (ANI): Researchers from North Carolina State University have devised a novel way to block rootkits, one of the most insidious types of malware, preventing them from taking over computer ... Read more...

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Banking blunder hands out Belgian bonanza


October 22nd, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Oct 22 (DPA) There were red faces in the Belgian Post Office Thursday after a banking blunder handed out bonanza payments to some 50,000 unemployed people. The 40-million-euro ($60 million) mistake came ... Read more...

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Soon, all-in-one computerized system to make airports greener, efficient


October 20th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): An international team of researchers is developing a novel computerised approach for airport operations that will reduce delays, speed up baggage handling and decrease pollution.The team at The ... Read more...

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Instead of account books, these traders pray to computers this Diwali


October 17th, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) There are probably few things more sacred to traders than the account book and so traditionally on Diwali, they have been praying to it. This year however, ... Read more...

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