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Education tool that understands child’s needs and abilities


September 17th, 2012 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 16 (IANS) Edualert, a US-based Education Management Company with an avowed aim to revolutionise the education system in India, has just launched a new education tool, Learn 360, ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Apple applies for iPad Smart Cover patent


August 3rd, 2012 - 3:53 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Aug 3 (IANS) Apple has applied for a patent on iPad Smart Cover with an embedded secondary display designed to enhance the functionality of the tablet computer."Thin flexible ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

US puts India, China, Pakistan on IPR watch list


May 2nd, 2012 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) The United States has put India, China, Pakistan and ten other countries on a priority watch list for allegedly providing insufficient protection and enforcement of intellectual ... Read more...

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Apple working on universal touchscreen remote


January 27th, 2012 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Jan 27 (IANS) A patent application published by the US Patent and Trademark Office Thursday showed that Apple is working on a universal touchscreen remote capable of controlling ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Apple, Intel join Google in bidding for Nortel patents


June 28th, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 28 (IANS) Auction for thousands of wireless technology patents belonging to failed telecom giant Nortel began Monday. The bidding process for 6,000 patents and patent application began in ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

India, Japan sign TKDL access agreement


April 20th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 20 (ANI): The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), India, signed the Traditional Knowledge Digital Library (TKDL) access agreement with the Japan Patent Office (JPO) here today. The ... Read more...

Posted in National |

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 |

If you don’t like a gift, just swap it online


November 11th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 11 (IANS) Online retailer Amazon could soon allow people to swap gifts they don't want with the items they really want. The company has been granted a patent application ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

‘Multinationals seeking to control global farming’


October 25th, 2010 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
By Joydeep Gupta Nagoya (Japan) Oct 25 (IANS) The world's largest seed and agrochemical corporations are filing hundreds of sweeping, multi-genome patents by saying they are developing "climate-ready" crops that will grow in ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Russia develops new medicine for Parkinson’s disease


September 17th, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian scientists claimed to have successfully tested a medicine which could be a breakthrough in treating patients of Parkinson's disease. "We have synthesised a compound which completely removes ... Read more...

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India wins patent dispute against China for flu medicine


August 6th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) India has won a crucial patent dispute against China for treating influenza and epidemic fever through medicinal formulations using 'pudina' (mint) and 'kalamegha' (andrographis), the Lok Sabha ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Apple Takes iPhones To A Whole New Level


June 7th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by GD
The gizmo freaks who have been gorging on every bit of information that is leaked about the to-be released iphone by Apple have lots to cheer about as Apple has recently ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

New invention could help in Mars probes’ search for life


May 25th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 25 (ANI): The next generation of Mars rovers could have smaller, cheaper, more robust and more sensitive life-detecting instruments-all thanks to a new invention by scientists at the U.S. Department ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Doctors Without Borders hail India’s rejection of drug patent


May 10th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) Doctors Without Borders or 'Medecins Sans Frontieres' (MSF), an international humanitarian body, welcomed the decision by the Indian Patent Office to reject a product patent it had previously ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Victory for access to medicines as Valaganciclovir patent is overturned


May 7th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by admin
By Citizen News Service (CNS) International medical humanitarian organisation Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) welcomes the decision by the Indian Patent Office to set aside the product patent it had previously granted to ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Apple’s ‘iKey’ to replace the humble door key


March 7th, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 7 (ANI): Computer giant Apple is set to revolutionize the traditional door key with introduction of a hi-tech alternative nicknamed the 'iKey'.It means people can stop carrying around a bunch ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Weavers’ group files patent for new weaving technology


February 5th, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 5 (IANS) A weavers' organisation in Orissa has filed a patent application on a wall hanging designed with a new textile weaving technology invented by one of its members. Sambalpuri Bastralaya ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Indian-American works new way to save refineries’ billions


December 23rd, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 23 (IANS) Oil refineries worldwide could save billions of dollars in energy costs yearly, by using a novel method developed by an Indian-Amercian chemical engineer. Researchers led by Rakesh Agarwal, ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Ancient Indian medicines to be patented in 5 foreign languages


November 30th, 2009 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Medicinal formulations in the classical Indian texts of Ayurveda, Unani and Siddha are being transcribed and then would be patented in five international languages, including German and ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Graham Norton cautioned over lesbian joke on chat show


September 27th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 27 (ANI): Television presenter Graham Norton has been cautioned against perpetuating "potentially offensive stereotypes" of lesbians.The BBC reprimanded his chat show after one viewer complained about the episode during which ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Researchers design smart, shape shifting ‘memory’ foam


September 25th, 2009 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 25 (IANS) Researchers have figured out how to produce a low cost shape-shifting "memory" foam, which could lead to more widespread applications in surgical positioning tools and valve mechanisms. David Dunand, ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

How should entrepreneurs protect their big ideas?


September 12th, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 12 (IANS) Successful entrepreneurs turn big ideas into business opportunities, but how should they protect those ideas? A new paper offers a "how-to" guide on intellectual property protection, laying out ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

An invention that could save million of gallons of fuel every day


July 5th, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 5 (ANI): A scientist has come up with an invention that could save million of gallons of fuel every day.Called the 'Plug-in Hybrid Retrofit Kit', it has been developed by ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Cellphones may soon form peer-to-peer network to broadcast disaster alerts


June 8th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 8 (ANI): Mobile phones of the future would be able to form a peer-to-peer network to sound an alarm in the event of a disaster, and pass on the alert ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now, a phone that expresses users’ moods via ‘light messaging’


May 20th, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 20 (ANI): If you feel that texting does not express your mood while you type an SMS, then new "light messaging" by Nokia of Finland might just do the trick ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Modern ‘cone of silence’ may soon make confidential conversations possible


May 11th, 2009 - 11:31 am ICT by ANI
London, May 11 (ANI): Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are working on a modern "cone of silence", inspired by American comedy TV series 'Get Smart', aimed at making confidential ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now, artificial muscles to retain lost facial features in paralytic patients


February 17th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): Paralytic patients often end up losing control of many facial features, including the movement of eyelids, but now scientists have found the solution to this problem artificial ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Soon, Quantum dots to restore clear vision to people with damaged retinas


December 23rd, 2008 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 23 (ANI): People suffering seriously impaired vision due to damaged retinas will soon be able to see clearly. Thanks to a new method developed by a scientist at the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New polymer bandage for transplanted blood vessels may prevent bypass failures


December 13th, 2008 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 13 (ANI): A Californian firm has come up with a biodegradable polymer bandage that can be wrapped around a transplanted blood vessel to prevent it from thickening and restricting ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New invention to neutralize hurricanes with help from supersonic jet


December 2nd, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): Scientists have put forward a patent application about developing a supersonic hurricane neutralizer, which can put a spanner in the atmospheric works by flying supersonic jet aircraft ... Read more...

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TWB announces release of TWB Fundamental Certification in Patent Writing


November 24th, 2008 - 8:59 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Nov 24 (ANI/Business Wire India): India''s leader in technical communication training, documentation outsourcing and knowledge publishing - The Writers Block (TWB) has added another dimension to its industry-leading portfolio of ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Soon, Google’’s “computer navy” for green internet computing on the high seas


September 15th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
London , September 15 (ANI): Google is all set to extend its domination over cyberspace to the high seas, with the launch of its own "computer navy" a set of supercomputers ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Development of herbal cure for Alzheimer’s claimed


August 11th, 2008 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Lucknow, Aug 11 (IANS) India's National Botanical Research Institute (NBRI) here says it has invented a herbal tonic to treat Alzheimer's disease, which leads to gradual loss of memory in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indian origin scientist designs plasma-propelled flying saucer


June 12th, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 12 (ANI): A scientist of Indian origin from the University of Florida in the US has conceptualized the design for a plasma-propelled flying saucer.The scientist in question is Subrata ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Smell sensors that act like bloodhounds


May 7th, 2008 - 5:39 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 7 (IANS) The next generation of smell sensors mounted on microchips would vastly speed up detection of everything from explosives to pathogens, toxins and biochemical weapons. These smart sensors, being ... Read more...

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