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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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Facebook to Launch New Music Platform Next Month

Written on September 01, 2011 by Avlya Jaie

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Facebook is set to release its new music platform next month, and would use Spotify, MOG and Rdio as its launching partners.

Sources have disclosed that Facebook is planning to kick off its much-awaited music service next month along with launching partners — Spotify, MOG and Rdio.

The said platform is expected to be announced at the site’s upcoming f8 conference on September 22. Like other servers, Facebook’s new music platform will also enable users to listen to songs within the social site. They’ve pointed out that they will not host any music or media. Instead, Facebook will be utilizing the help of its partners. Sources also unveiled that this move was made to battle with Apple and Google, which both have their own music content on their servers. Facebook aims to become not only a platform for apps and games, but also for useful media content.

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Twitter Introduces Photo Upload Service to Developers

Written on August 17, 2011 by Avlya Jaie

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With Twitter's new photo upload service, third-party clients and other apps can now upload pictures directly to the site -- like Twitter.com presently does.

Twitter has just released a new photo upload service, which allows users to attach images directly to the site and utilize Twitter’s photo-sharing and uploading features from their third-party apps. According to the company, they have already introduced the photo upload functionality to developers.

Last Monday, Twitter kicked off its new media upload API, allowing developers to upload images with PNG, JPG, and GIF formats into tweets. The said feature was launched just before Appleā€™s Twitter-infused iOS 5 update; and perhaps the purpose of this action was to drive the app makers and users into the new photo-sharing option.

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Twitter’s Promoted Contents on Third-Party Apps Soon

Written on August 10, 2010 by Rudfer Tyron

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The world's best-loved microblogging site is on a roll. Set to play for the ad market soon, Twitter is preparing itself and its developers for the launch of Promoted Tweets and Promoted Trends within third-party apps.

Twitter’s application programming interface (API) has been updated in order to provide developers access to two new domains that are related to Promoted Tweets and Promoted Trends. But unless these Promoted Contents appear on third-party apps such as TweetDeck and Seesmic, this indicates that data points are not yet ready for primetime. Twitter Developer Advocate […]

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