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Microsoft bets big on cloud, more interactive technologies


May 26th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Microsoft is betting big on cloud computing and innovative software that makes devices more interactive and intelligent, the software major's chief executive Steve Ballmer said ... Read more...

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Shove away those textbooks and welcome the digital way of learning


May 2nd, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): The traditional education system of attending lectures and reading from the textbooks is likely to get replaced by more contemporary style of learning through text, videos, quizzes and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

IBM’s supercomputer to be pitted against humans in TV quiz


February 15th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 15 (ANI): IBM's supercomputer Watson will compete against two humans in a TV quiz for the prize of a million dollars.Jeopardy tests a player's knowledge of trivia in a range ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Grow your own tissue to mend arthritic knees


November 17th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 17 (IANS) Tiny spheres made from a patient's own cells are now being used to treat arthritis - by growing new tissue at the damaged joints.The technology has already ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Quantum mechanics allows ‘cryptography over longer distances’


October 20th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): Physicists at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta are developing a new, more secure way to send such information across far distances, using existing cables and the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New gene study paves way for more anti-malaria treatments


October 11th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 11 (ANI): Scientists have discovered genes that are capable of making some malaria-carrying mosquitoes resistant to insecticide.Scottish researchers have found a gene that enables the parasite that causes the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Archaeologists carry out virtual excavation of Stonehenge


July 21st, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): Archaeologists have taken excavation one step further - they are carrying out a virtual excavation of Stonehenge to discover what the area looked like when the monument was ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

First synthetic bacterial genome created


May 21st, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 21 (ANI): In the third meeting of Hastings Center workshop examining moral issues in synthetic biology, the J. Craig Venter Group have announced the creation of the first synthetic bacterial ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

US-based technology magazine launches India edition


March 2nd, 2009 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) The Indian edition of Technology Review, the world's oldest technology magazine published by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), was launched here Monday. A copy of the ... Read more...

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Combo therapy improves survival time for advanced liver cancer patients


April 9th, 2008 - 3:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 9 (ANI): A new study has found that combining a type of chemotherapy with radiothermal therapy can result in longer survival time for patients with advanced liver cancer, compared ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Warner ties up with Prasad Group to offer digital postproduction in Hollywood and India


December 17th, 2007 - 1:59 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): India-based Prasad Group and Wanrer Bros. Motion Picture Imaging have entered into a strategic alliance.The Prasad Group is one of the largest postproduction service providers in India.This collaboration ... Read more...

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