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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Meet, the Scrubba, a portable washing machine, in form of a bag. This wash bag, allows people to do their laundry, on-the-go. The Scrubba is a lightweight, foldable bag that features small nodules to help sc...

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Thanks to Japan's new invention, the Deoest underwear, extreme farters can now release their foul smelling gas and prevent people near them from fainting. It is a fart-deodorizing underwear, created by Profe...

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Wi-Fi Access Across London Subway Stations by 2012

Written on March 27, 2011 by R. Depp

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Just about half of the London Underground’s 270 stations are being equipped with Wi-Fi access just in time before the 2012 Olympic Games.

The subway station was initially provided with a temporary subterranean Internet access way back in October 2010. This gave the commuters a six-month long connection, with the test funded by U.K. broadband service BT, bringing Wi-Fi hotspots to the Northern and Bakerloo line platforms, as well as the ticket hall at the central London station.

With the initial test considered successful, the London Underground is now inviting telecom firms to a contract bidding that would provide Wi-Fi to 120 of London’s subway stations come June 2012. The winner of the contract shall be announced before the year ends.

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