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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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Special Formspring Features for the Famous

Written on June 11, 2011 by R. Depp

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The addictive Q&A app, Formspring, announced that it’s enabling celebrities which includes musicians, comedians, artists and actors, special features to communicate with their fans.

Celebrities will have verified accounts and a string of other features to help them better communicate with their fans.

Basically, Formspring enables users to ask and answer questions. One unique feature is the ability to anonymously ask questions. The app currently now has 25 million users; a huge milestone taking into account that it just launched a year and a half ago.

Now the app will start catering to stars. Currently, a group of 50 celebs are getting the special Formspring treatment, which includes Adam Duritz of Counting Crows, comedian Margaret Cho.

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Bobcom puts power in the hands of bands and fans

Written on May 21, 2011 by R. Depp

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Bobcom gives opportunity to bands to get support from the music industry as well as their fans. Bands also get to score gigs through supporters by listening and sharing their music in the site.

Bobcom, a Sundance Institute-inspired music community lets bands get support from the industry and their fans, as well as their music. As with other web communities, users can sign up for free as fans or musicians. If you sign up as a musician, you can create your page or import from a pre-existing one from Myspace account with music, videos, photos, blogs and gigs. Artists are free to upload music for sale, as well as choose their own price. Bands can also search other artists to find new members by location and instrument.

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