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Child labour generates Rs.120,000 crore in black money: NGO


June 12th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) Child labour in India generates more than Rs.120,000 crore annually as black money, NGO Bachpan Bachao Andolan (BBA) said here Sunday on World Anti-Child Labour ... Read more...

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Environment ministry launches portal on biodiversity


December 14th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) The environment ministry Tuesday launched a web portal to provide information about the vast biodiversity of the country.The Indian Biodiversity Information System (IBIS) has been developed by ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Rockmelt: A Social Browser Emerges In The Web


November 9th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With so many Internet browsers already present and easily accessible, is there any need for yet another browser? The inventors of the new social browser Rockmelt ... Read more...

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Daniel Tosh Single Handedly Crashes Celebrity Networth Web Page


September 9th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Until Tuesday Celebrity Networth enjoyed a fair amount of visitors who would flock in to their web site to find out how much money the 'celebrity ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

India decodes TB bacteria, paves way for new drug


April 11th, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) Indian scientists have mapped the Mycobacterium tuberculosis genome, a first of its kind achievement that gives hope of discovering a cost effective drug for the disease that ... Read more...

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Firefox celebrates five years


November 10th, 2009 - 5:49 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Nov 10 (DPA) The open source internet browser Firefox marked its fifth anniversary Monday, celebrating its rise from an unknown challenger to Microsoft's Internet Explorer to a formidable competitor that ... Read more...

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Google announces release of its Chrome Frame plug-in


September 23rd, 2009 - 4:06 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
California, Sep 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Google announced today that they are releasing an early version of Google Chrome Frame, an open source plug-in that gels together HTML5 and other open web ... Read more...

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Firefox claims billion downloads


August 1st, 2009 - 6:32 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Aug 1 (DPA) Internet surfers have downloaded the open source Firefox browser more than one billion times, the software's distributor, the Mozilla Foundation, said Friday. The browser is the strongest current ... Read more...

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Now, green software that uses facial detection for energy savings


July 21st, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): Scientists in the U.K. have come up with a new software that detects whether or not you are looking at your computer and switches off the display accordingly.According ... Read more...

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Google announces own operating system to take on Microsoft


July 8th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 8 (DPA) Internet giant Google announced Wednesday the arrival of its own computer operating system, initially designed for use with Netbook computers. Google Chrome OS, based on the company's nine-month ... Read more...

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Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 8 hits snags


March 24th, 2009 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, March 24 (DPA) Despite some initial glowing reviews, Microsoft has been flooded with complaints about its new Internet Explorer 8 and has seen early users downgrade to the previous version, ... Read more...

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Beating Google not main objective behind Wikia Search launch: Jimmy Wales


January 12th, 2008 - 3:23 pm ICT by admin
London, January 12 (ANI): Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales has said that his main objective behind the launch of new search engine Wikia Search is to provide netizens with a viable, transparent alternative ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Joomla! … All together … squashing bugs


November 28th, 2007 - 5:14 pm ICT by admin
Join in the the great Joomla! Pizza, Bugs and Fun (component/option,com_jd-wp/Itemid,105/p,445/) open source extravaganza organized by the Joomla! community! Who: Developers who want to help squash bugs What: ... Read more...

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