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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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Twitter Makes Deeper Relationship with Ping

Written on November 12, 2010 by Japhet Writ

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Twitter found a new friend in Ping. Twitter users will no longer just share tweets, but also song previews from the music social network of iTunes. Have you discovered some new bands already?

Twitter announced yesterday about its new-found relationship with Ping — Apple’s social network for music inside iTunes. The micro-blogging site just released a video demo of how the integration works. Though it’s more of an ad rather than a demo, it shows how Twitter becomes a better place for music discovery. This bond brings iTunes song preview to Twitter.com. However, whether Twitter users will embrace Ping remains to be seen. Regardless, the song previews are certainly an interesting addition to the Twitter stream.

You can check out the demo video after the jump.

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Google Music with a Cloud-Based Locker

Written on September 17, 2010 by B Waldorf

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Google Music will be launched by the end of the year with exciting features... But can they make it before the Yuletide Season?

Google and its much anticipated Music offering is said to be here on Christmas. A new information from Billboard suggests that it will be both a digital download store and a cloud-based subscription with a $25 subscription fee per annum. Billboard’s sources said that the cloud service is a locker, a place wherein subscribers will have the access to store their music files and downloads, stream full tracks prior to purchase and share the play lists with friends who would also be allowed to have the full streaming on tracks, free of charge.

Locker users has the ability to add all the music files licensed by Google to their online files for streaming and downloading. “Such tracks could include those purchased at the Google download store or another download retailer, tracks ripped from a CD and even music files downloaded from peer-to-peer networks,” per the report.

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Google Music: A Christmas Gift from Google?

Written on September 07, 2010 by B Waldorf

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Looks like Google tends to add up an extra Merry Christmas this Holiday Season. Rumor is, Google Music will launch late this year its own music download service.

Apple shocked the earth when they released their new set of revamped devices. But rumors say that Google will give us a Christmas present that we’ll surely love. Google’s Andy Rubin revealed that they are planning a holiday-season launch for their new music download service.

According to sources, Rubin, Google’s VP for Engineering, is in deep talk with record labels and “hopes to have the service up and running by Christmas.”

This new service will challenge the iTunes and would be connected to the Android music. This Google Music will be a cloud-based subscription for the Android mobile devices to stream directly.

A record label exec, which remains anonymous, confirmed that Google is really in talks with labels about the launch of this service.

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iTunes Ping: Make Music your Life

Written on September 02, 2010 by R. Depp

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Discover music in a brand new light with iTunes Ping.

It’s cool to be on top of everything, right? That’s exactly what the new iTunes Ping wants you to be; to be always on the know when it comes to the latest news in the music industry.

The Ping puts three priorities for your listening pleasure: follow your favorite artists, know about your friends’ musical preferences and be present in the hippiest concerts.

Know the latest news about your music idols with just a click on Ping. Join groupies and chat with people who you share the same musical interest with.

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