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Smartphones speed up data gathering in health surveys


March 13th, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, March 13 (IANS) Smartphones have not only placed huge computing power at our finger tips, but are also providing faster, cheaper and more accurate surveillance of diseases.Researchers at the ... Read more...

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Vodafone to launch 3G services in Q1 of 2011


October 21st, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Telecom service provider Vodafone Essar Thursday will launch its third generation (3G) services in the first quarter of 2011 in 10 circles in which the company ... Read more...

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Kareena has surpassed Julia Roberts in ‘We Are Family’: Director


August 6th, 2010 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Aug 6 (IANS) Debutant director Siddharth Malhotra feels his cousin Kareena Kapoor has surpassed Julia Roberts in "Stepmom" in his remake "We Are Family"."According to me Kareena ... Read more...

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Four Chinese protesters chop off, swallow finger tips


August 5th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 5 (IANS) In a bizarre protest, four Chinese men in Beijing chopped off the tip of the little finger of their hand and swallowed it to protest their sacking from ... Read more...

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Now Alba does make-up with finger tips


June 4th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) Actress Jessica Alba says her beauty regime has changed so much since the birth of her daughter that she has learnt to do quick make-up with her finger ... Read more...

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1 million Maclaren strollers recalled due to faulty hinge


November 10th, 2009 - 7:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Long Buckby, Nov 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Maclaren is all set to recall its stroller, after a concern that children’s finger-tips can get cut in it. Stroller maker Maclaren is set to ... Read more...

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1 million Maclaren strollers recalled


November 9th, 2009 - 10:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Long Buckby, Nov 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New York’s Daily News reported that Maclaren is all set to recall its stroller, after a concern that children’s finger-tips can get cut in it. ... Read more...

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Katy Perry says she wants to be like mentor Gwen Stefani


August 6th, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 6 (ANI): Katy Perry has revealed that she would love to follow in the footsteps of her mentor Gwen Stefani.But the "I Kissed a Girl" hitmaker fears the music ... Read more...

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Rising GOP star Sanford admits being unfaithful to wife


June 25th, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 25 (ANI): South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford, who rose through the Republican ranks over the past decade, from congressman to governor to potential 2012 presidential candidate, has tearfully admitted having ... Read more...

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Smart phone offers ultrasound imaging at finger-tips


April 22nd, 2009 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 22 (IANS) Marrying ultrasound technology with a smartphone, computer experts have created a compact, mobile, palm-sized medical imaging device. William D. Richard, associate professor and research associate David Zar ... Read more...

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Mayawati stresses on door-to-door campaign


March 8th, 2009 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 8 (IANS) Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati has directed her party functionaries to go on a door-to-door campaign in the state to ensure the ... Read more...

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TV remote control, bathroom taps are cold virus hotspots


October 31st, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 31 (ANI): The TV remote control, bathroom taps and refrigerator doors are the key cold virus "hotspot" in the home, warn scientists.Researchers at the University of Virginia say that ... Read more...

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Scientists make artificial fingers and hands go more touchy-feely


September 30th, 2008 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 30 (ANI): People whove lost their limbs have been given a lease of life with the discovery of the bionic arm, and now researchers at the University of Southern ... Read more...

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Scientists give artificial fingers and hands extra feeling


September 25th, 2008 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 25 (ANI): People fitted with artificial hands will not only be able to sense touch, but would "instinctively" stop objects slipping from their grasp, all thanks to a group ... Read more...

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Six-year-olds to be fingerprinted at EU borders


February 14th, 2008 - 2:10 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb.14 (ANI): The European Union has decided to check fingerprints of children as young as six wanting to enter or exit from European countries. By 2019, all travellers, including children, will be ... Read more...

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