Thursday 24 July, 2014

Twitter new market for e-cigarettes?

While advertising for conventional cigarettes has long been prohibited in the US, e-cigarettes are being routinely advertised in traditional and social media including twitter Continue reading “Twitter new market for e-cigarettes?” »  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
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‘Smart’ glasses to help people with poor vision

Google glass may allow you to click pictures and do video recording on the go, but Oxford University researchers are now developing a “smart” glass that enables people with poor vision to spot obstacles More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
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Silicon-based chip soon thing of the past?

The dominance of silicon in electronics may soon be over as researchers have now developed a flexible, energy-efficient hybrid circuit combining carbon nanotube thin film transistors with other thin film transistors More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
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Now enjoy Arabian music with a personal touch

Musical enjoyment has been given a new definition through a special website promoting a variety of alternative and independent music emerging in Egypt and the Middle East Continue reading “Now enjoy Arabian More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
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Facebook launches app to share short-lived photos, videos

Social networking site Facebook has launched a new app called Slingshot that allows people to share short-lived photos and videos with one another Continue reading “Facebook launches app to share short-lived More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
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Shun internet in classroom to score better

Control your web-surfing urge while studying as using smartphones or iPads in the classroom for non-academic purposes may academically harm even the smartest kid Continue reading “Shun internet in classroom More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
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US to create world’s largest marine sanctuary in Pacific

US President Barack Obama Tuesday announced plans to create what could be the world’s largest marine sanctuary in the south-central Pacific Ocean Continue reading “US to create world’s largest More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
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Technology our ‘frenemy’ in managing work-life balance

Do you respond to an official mail using your smartphone while watching a movie with your kids or helping them with their homework? One way or the other, do remember that the technology Continue reading “Technology More...

By BioNews On Friday, June 13th, 2014
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Mobile phones have poor hands-free performance

Mobile phone manufacturers need to improve their products’ compatibility with car hands-free systems to improve customer satisfaction and road safety Continue reading “Mobile phones have poor hands-free More...

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By BioNews On Friday, June 13th, 2014
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Pee-inspired technology to power your cars, homes!

Know that the world’s population produces around 10.5 billion litres of urine each day? How about using this vast reservoir to generate power for cars Continue reading “Pee-inspired technology to power More...