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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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Comcast to Launch Netflix Competitor

Written on February 24, 2012 by Chris Martin

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Comcast will soon launch a streaming-video service that will rival market-leader Netflix.

Philadelphia-based cable operation, Comcast Corp revealed on Tuesday that it will soon launch its own streaming-video service.

Xfinity Streampix, the new service which will give existing Comcast customers an access to a selection of television show ‘reruns’ and old movies which will be available over the web.

This streaming-video service will be offered for free on ‘certain tiers of Comcast video service’ and will be available for $4.99 for other Comcast video customers, cheaper compared to Netflix, which offers a similar type of service for $7.99 per month.

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Hulu To Launch More Original Shows

Written on January 16, 2012 by Chris Martin

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Hulu will soon launch more original shows, starts with political comedy show 'Battleground'.

Online-video service Hulu will soon introduce more original content as part of its efforts to create an alternative to cable television that will blur ‘the lines between the Web and TV’.

Hulu announced on Sunday that it will soon launch two original shows and 10 all-new episodes of ‘A Day in the Life’, a documentary series which debuted last year. Among its new offerings are ‘Battleground’, a half-hour political comedy about a Senatorial campaign in Wisconsin which will air sometime in February and a travelogue show from ‘Before Sunset’ director Richard Linklater.

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Apple Pushes Forward with Its TV Plans

Written on December 20, 2011 by Chris Martin

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Apple continues its late co-founder Steve Jobs' vision and pushes forward with plans to dabble in television technology.

Apple Inc. is apparently pushing forward its late co-founders plans to invade your living room.

Reports say that Apple executives are in talk with media executives and large companies and discussing their plans to dabble in television technology, a vision conceived by its late co-founder Steve Jobs.

While the details for the project are still vague, the only thing certain is that Apple is working on the future of television, an integrated TV that relies on wireless streaming technology.

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Google+ Social Network, Now Open to Everyone

Written on September 21, 2011 by Avlya Jaie

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Google opened the doors of its new social network, Google+, to the public.

Google+, the new social-networking site from Google, is now open for everyone! “Google Inc. on Tuesday broadened its assault on rival Facebook Inc. by opening its Google+ online social network to the public,” Amir Efrati of The Wall Street Journal wrote in a blog. The social site has been in a trial for the past several months, offering limited invitations to users as it improves its service.

“Google+, which launched in late June and which up till now had only been open by invitation to users, is also putting a heavier emphasis on video, one of its main technology advantages over Facebook. Facebook, which has more than 750 million active monthly users, recently inked a deal with Skype SA t= allow its users to communicate with each other through their computer’s built-in video cameras,” Efrati reported.

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