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Plans for dog-shaped vacuum cleaner come to light


November 26th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): Does your dog get mad at the sight of a vacuum cleaner? Well, you can now take a breather, as plans for a dog-shaped vacuum cleaner designed to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Novel fig leaf knickers to protect travellers’ privates from airport scanners


November 23rd, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 23 (ANI): A Las Vegas businessman has come up with a special underwear that has a strategically placed fig leaf design that can help shield passengers' private parts from airport ... Read more...

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Jeff Buske Creates Underwear to Block TSA Scanners


November 23rd, 2010 - 2:04 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Colorado inventor Jeff Buske claims to have created a new style of underwear which will block the TSA airport scanners by placing a powdered metal fig leaf design, ... Read more...

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Shahrukh Khan Turns Action Hero In 2011!


November 22nd, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
However, the next year will see the star in a completely new niche as an actor since he will be playing the lead in mostly action based thrillers.Shahrukh has always been ... Read more...

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Can McDonald’s McRib Be Called A Success?


November 19th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 19, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The bizarre invention from McDonald’s has been the talk of the town since it was first introduced. The McRib sandwich is now being hailed ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Maharashtra rice farmer’s inventions put him in Forbes’ list


November 17th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by ANI
Nanded (Maharashtra), Nov.17 (ANI): A rice farmer from Nanded village in Maharashtra became celebrity as the 'Forbes' magazine named him in the Most Powerful Rural Indians list for his innovation in rice ... Read more...

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Farah Khan: ‘Train-Journey’ Feel Revived In Tees Maar Khan


November 15th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): With modernization creeping into our lives with every passing day, we have almost forgotten the age-old fun of travelling by train. Most of us are short ... Read more...

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Want to stop daydreaming? Have sex!


November 12th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): We often find ourselves drifting away while at work or studying but experts have said that it's bad for health - and now the best way to avoid ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New flick to reveal the history of vibrator!


November 8th, 2010 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 8 (ANI): Ever wondered when was the first time a woman used a vibrator? Well now you won't - a new movie is set to reveal the history of the ... Read more...

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‘Tubeless toilet paper’ to drive away your bathroom woes!


October 30th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): It's a pesky thing to get that last bit of toilet paper off the cardboard tube but a new tubeless toilet paper promises to rid people of their ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Amazing putty can fix almost anything at home


October 28th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 28 (IANS) It is a brightly-coloured blob, a putty-like substance that appears unremarkable, but can fix almost anything at home.It could provide a universal solution for the frustrations of everyday ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

New, one-way sound device could improve ultrasound techniques


October 25th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 25 (ANI): Scientists at Nanjing University have created a one-way mirror for sound that only allows sound to pass one way - an invention that could help to improve ultrasound ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hawk-Eye ‘can make goal-line calls in half a second’, says inventor


October 21st, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 21 (ANI): The inventor of Hawk-Eye has claimed he has goal-line technology that can make a decision within half a second.The International Football Board (IFAB) has asked companies to present ... Read more...

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Now, jewellery that whispers in the ear!


October 5th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 5 (ANI): Forget whispering sweet nothings into your lover's ear, for a piece of jewellery does it literally.With the new design by Cheng Xu, a student in tangible interactive design ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bra that turns into 2 respiratory facemasks in emergency up for grabs


September 24th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 24 (ANI): An Emergency Bra that can transform into two respiratory face masks in case of an emergency may be the ultimate resort when caught in a disaster.Simply unsnap the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Robbie Williams’ sport invention ‘folf’ - a combo of golf and football


September 21st, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 21 (ANI): British singer Robbie Williams has in his book, 'You Know Me', revealed that he invented a new sport, which he has dubbed as 'folf'.Williams, 36, revealed that ... Read more...

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Dr. Hideto Tomabechi’s Invention Breast Enlarging Ringtone 2010 Gets Attention


September 8th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Gone are the days of silicon implantations. Now with the advancement of the technology girls have a better option to enlarge their breasts. Recently Dr ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Colonial Locations In Virginia In America Desire The Tag Of ‘Heritage Sites’


September 8th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, September 8, 2010 (Just Flashed): Williamsburg is a self-regulating city in America that is situated on the Virginian Peninsula in the urban spot of Hampton Roads in Virginia. Williamsburg is illustrious ... Read more...

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More ‘rotten eggs’ in Pak cricket, says Mohammad Zahid


September 6th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 6(ANI): Former Pakistan cricketer Mohammad Zahid feels that there are more corrupt Pakistani players who need to be investigated by the International Cricket Council (ICC)'s Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU)."There ... Read more...

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Shankar Roy Directs Movie On Football


September 4th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Shankar Roy is making a new film on Football; the film is titled "Jug Jug Jiyo'. When asked about his reason for picking Football as a subject, ... Read more...

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Google Chrome Tablet To Hit Market Later This Year


August 22nd, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) If the latest industry buzz is to be believed HTC known for its cutting edge smart phones is all set to unleash a tablet computer that ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Maggie Gyllenhaal to tickle funny bone with ‘Hysteria’


August 22nd, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 22 (IANS) Maggie Gyllenhaal, known for her role in "Secretary", has been roped in to star in the romantic comedy "Hysteria", about the invention of a vibrator to treat ... Read more...

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Maggie Gyllenhaal to star in film about invention of vibrator


August 21st, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 21(ANI): Maggie Gyllenhaal is all set to play the lead role in the 'Hysteria'.The Hollywood actress, 32, is said to have agreed to star in the new Victorian-era romantic ... Read more...

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Teenage reality show contestant helped developer find Ground Zero mosque site


August 19th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug.19 (ANI): As if the mosque controversy could not get any weirder, it turns out the person who found the site two blocks from Ground Zero was a teenage reality ... Read more...

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Now, EasyRaze wand for those who hate hairy backs


August 17th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 17 (ANI): Those who don't like hairy backs can now get rid of those unwanted tufts, thanks to Michael Fuerst's invention- EasyRaze wand.Fuerst said that he doesn't like his back ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Pune villager invents unique windmill


August 14th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by ANI
By Shivaji SalunkhePune, Aug 14 (ANI): Birudev Hazare, a 34-year-old from Manjari village in Pune has invented a unique windmill, which generates electricity in any desired quantity.The innovation can be constructed anywhere, ... Read more...

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New device, application tells drivers when they are too tired to drive


August 6th, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 06 (ANI): A new device and phone application will let drivers know when they're too tired to drive.The Queensland invention that gauges driver fatigue will soon be available as a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Black box inventor dies


July 21st, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 21 (DPA) David Warren, the Australian who invented the black box flight-data recorder 54 years ago, has died at the age of 85, Defence Force officials said Wednesday. He started working ... Read more...

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‘Twilight’ star Kellan Lutz invents multi-purpose omelette maker


July 18th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, July 18 (ANI): 'Twilight' star Kellan Lutz has invented his very own multi-purpose omelette maker.The 25-year-old American has had a passion for creating things. He even studied chemical engineering before finding ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Indians immigrants boosting technological innovation in US


July 16th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 16 (ANI): Indians immigrants are boosting technological innovation in the United States, according to a study published by William Kerr of the Harvard Business School and William Lincoln of the ... Read more...

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Maine Woman Gets Back Her Stolen Ring After 28 Years


July 13th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 13, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A Maine woman named Michelle Bilodeau lost her class ring in 1982 which she got back after 28 years. It was stolen from ... Read more...

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‘Bendy bike’ could make cycle theft history


July 11th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 11 (ANI): Cycle theft could soon become a thing of the past - courtesy an imaginative invention from Kevin Scott.The student from Mid Calder, West Lothian, has designed a bendy ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Experts sound caution over menopause predicting test


June 28th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 28 (ANI): Experts have warned about the drawbacks of the menopause-predicting test, saying that it will not reveal fertility-related problems in women.The invention, which is being touted as 'revolutionary' may ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Young kids are adept negotiators


June 22nd, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 22 (ANI): When it comes to relationships and the content of play, there's no better negotiator than a child, reveals a new thesis.A thesis from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Say goodbye to traditional bifocals, welcome electronic spectacles


June 20th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 20(ANI): Traditional bifocals may soon become passé with the invention of electronic glasses that automatically adjust and enable the user to view objects at different distances.By pressing a button on ... Read more...

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