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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]

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

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Microsoft Officially Unveils the Windows 8

Written on June 02, 2011 by Japhet Writ

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At long last! Microsoft gives its users a preview of the upcoming Windows 8.

Last Wednesday at the D9 Conference, Microsoft officially unveils the upcoming Windows 8. The preview presents an interface that is radically akin to Windows Phone 7. Optimized for a Touch UI, the Windows 8 features a Start Screen that is similar to the Start Menu of WP7. It also launches applications and displays live information. Microsoft also shows how a users can switch and resize different Windows.

In addition to this, Windows 8 will support legacy apps and applications written in HTML5 and JavaScript. However, it is still unsure whether ARM support for legacy apps will be available, as well as Silverlight.

To learn more about Microsoft’s Windows 8, check out the video after the skip.

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