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‘Touch-screen devices distract drivers’

December 21st, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Dec 21 (IANS) Portable touch-screen devices in cars distract drivers and increase the risk of accidents, Australian scientists said Wednesday.The research team was led by author Kristie Young from ... Read more...

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Squash, stretch floating images in 3D TV

August 29th, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 29 (IANS) Now you can squash or stretch the vibrant images that pop out of the TV screen, thanks to a new 3D system developed by Japanese researchers. In a ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Artificial skin with optical sensors to give robots ‘humanly’ touch

December 2nd, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): Belgian scientists have developed what they call a flexible "skin" with optical sensors that would give robots a more human touch.According to lead researcher Jeroen Missinne at Ghent ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

BlackBerry unveils new Storm smart phone

October 16th, 2009 - 10:28 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 16 (IANS) BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) Thursday unveiled a new version of its Storm smart phone. Called BlackBerry Smart2, the new touch screen smart phone features a much faster ... Read more...

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Now, car doors that get jammed when near danger

April 4th, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 4 (ANI): Considering that the opening of car doors into the path of oncoming vehicles has been a major cause of road accidents, scientists have now developed a new technology ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Phones with feeling may cut typing errors

March 25th, 2008 - 1:00 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 25 (ANI): The technology that makes cellphones vibrate when people make a mistake while typing may help cut typing errors in touch-screen phones like the iPhone that lack the ... Read more...

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Verizon Releases Its iPhone Competitor

November 22nd, 2007 - 12:23 am ICT by admin
Hoping to add yet more treats to the holiday feast of new devices, Verizon Wireless announced this week the availability of two new phones -- the Voyager and the Venus, both made ... Read more...

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