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Lady Gaga launches her own social networking site ‘Little Monsters’

July 11th, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, July 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lady Gaga fans can rejoice as the superstar has launched her own social networking site called ‘Little Monsters’.Little Monsters is also the name by which the ... Read more...

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Apple faces new copyright suit in China

July 8th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 8 (IANS) Apple Inc is facing another lawsuit in China after a company claimed the US giant's voice technology Siri has infringed on a patent involving its own ... Read more...

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Japanese company creates human photocopier

October 13th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 13 (IANS) Japanese start-up company 'Real-f' creates an ultra realistic mask of your face by clicking its still images.Masks made by Real-f, which describes itself as a ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu firm to cultivate cotton, soya in Ethiopia

July 26th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 26 (IANS) Coimbatore based start-up venture Sara Cotton Fibres Private Ltd plans to cultivate cotton and soya in 25,000 acres in Ethiopia and also set up a cotton ... Read more...

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Kochi IT firm launches app for women’s security

June 30th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, June 30 (IANS) A Kochi-based tech firm Thursday launched 'Sentinel', billed as the first smartphone application for improving women's security. The free app will a user send e-mail and ... Read more...

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Soon, stroke patients to recover hand mobility using sensor glove

April 27th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 27 (ANI): Stroke patients may soon be able to recover hand mobility as they play video games motion -- thanks to a glove developed at McGill University in Montreal.The ... Read more...

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Innoz bags MIT award for telecommunication

April 4th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 4 (IANS) Technopark based start-up company Innoz Technologies has bagged the prestigious MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) award for telecommunication at the MIT Technology Review EmTech India ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Local anesthetic derived from algae ‘effectively blocks pain in surgical patients’

February 24th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): Surgical patients might soon benefit from a long-acting local anesthetic, thanks to researchers in the United States and Chile.In a randomised, double-blind trial, patients had significantly less postoperative ... Read more...

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Country’s first GPS-based auto fare calculator launched

January 12th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Jan 12 (IANS) A Kochi-based firm Wednesday launched what it claimed as India's first multi-platform auto fare calculating application that uses GPS.MindHelix Technologies claimed that its "Tuk Tuk" meter, a mobile ... Read more...

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Now, laser technology that inscribes on glass without breaking it

November 25th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): Now, a new laser technology can inscribe numbers in glass without cracking, heating or leaving any external marks on the glass."It's the only technology that can mark glass ... Read more...

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Flexible, implantable LEDs could revolutionize drug and laser therapy

October 18th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 18 (ANI): Bendy, stretchy and biocompatible arrays of light-emitting diodes (LEDs) and photodetectors would soon be used to light inside the body to activate drugs or monitor medical conditions.John Rogers ... Read more...

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Now, an e-shirt to keep a tab on your performance during workout

September 18th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 18 (ANI): Constant update on how you are performing during physical exercise could be a great deal of help, and now you can keep a constant check on your vitals ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Digital eye soon to help drivers avoid mishaps

April 21st, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 21 (IANS) With just half a second's notice, a driver can swerve to avoid a fatal accident or slam on the brakes to avoid hitting a child running after a ... Read more...

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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...

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Strong business plans lure investors to start-ups

April 9th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 9 (ANI): A strong business plan and a strong management team is what lures an investor towards a start-up company, say researchers.Lead researchers Steven N. Kaplan, Berk A. Sensoy, and ... Read more...

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Scientist creates Smart Bandages to test cholesterol, blood sans needles

May 17th, 2008 - 4:31 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 17 (ANI): Smart bandages developed by a Mississippi State University electrical engineering researcher may completely do away with the need to use needles for testing cholesterol, insulin and blood ... Read more...

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Rhodium-based catalyst offers efficient, economical production of novel drugs

January 24th, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by admin
London, January 24 (ANI): University at Buffalo experts say that they have developed an extremely efficient and economical chemical synthesis method for designing and manufacturing extremely novel pharmaceutical compounds.The new method, based ... Read more...

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