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Leprosy Linked to Armadillos According to Study

Leprosy Linked to Armadillos According to Study

A new study published by the New England Journal of Medicine points to Armadillo as the likely culprit behind the sudden increase of the number of leprosy cases in South America. Leprosy, caused by Mycobacterium leprae, is characterized by disfiguring skin lesions and peripheral nerve damage. The disease has been around since Biblical times, and was likely brought to North America by European settlers.... [Read more of this news]


iPhone Secretely Recording Your Whereabouts

iPhone Secretely Recording Your Whereabouts

Two security researchers, Pete Warden and Alasdair Allan, have discovered that Apple iPhones track its location through longitude and latitude, including date and time, and record this information to a secret file. This file is copied to the user’s computer when the devices are synchronized. Similar behavior has not been found on any other phone, including those running Google Android. Only the... [Read more of this news]


Chinese Grand Prix 2011 Results

Chinese Grand Prix 2011 Results

The Chinese Grand Prix didn’t lack the drama in the race track. Sebastian Vettel was aiming for a 5-in-a-row (5 first place wins) and this hasn’t been done for a while.  Unfortunately for him, Lewis Hamilton made it to first place. The Ferraris still has not improved since their last year’s run.  Fans are getting concerned about their car.  In the Chinese Grand Prix, Alonso had... [Read more of this news]


Smart Chip Signals Out Chronic Pain

Smart Chip Signals Out Chronic Pain

Patients suffering from serious chronic pain would try about anything just to get a break from hurting so much. But would they opt for an implanted device that can intercept and block pain signals on its way to the brain? Researchers in Sidney, at the National ICT Australia (NICTA) have designed a smart chip housed in a biocompatible casing that can be embedded in the spine or somewhere else between... [Read more of this news]


No More Cavities Thanks to a Plaque Inhibitor Enzyme

No More Cavities Thanks to a Plaque Inhibitor Enzyme

Dutch researchers have discovered a way to fight tooth decay and cavities by adding an inhibitor to toothpaste or even to the food we eat. In identifying the character and structure of the enzyme making the plaque adhere to the teeth surfaces, they have discovered an approach to intensify the battle against dental caries. By means of protein crystallography, researchers at the University of Groningen... [Read more of this news]


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Sports

Chinese Grand Prix 2011 Results

Chinese Grand Prix 2011 Results

The Chinese Grand Prix didn’t lack the drama in the race track. Sebastian Vettel... 


NBA Playoff Schedule and Downloadable Printable Brackets 2011

NBA Playoff Schedule and Downloadable Printable Brackets 2011

After few remaining games in the NBA, at last the official NBA Playoff Schedule has... 


NFL Week 3 Picks and Odds: NFL Predictions from ESPN

NFL Week 3 Picks and Odds: NFL Predictions from ESPN

NFL Week 3 Picks and Odds: NFL Predictions from ESPN – Week 3 of the National... 


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Entertainment

And The 2011 Oscar Winners Are…

And The 2011 Oscar Winners Are…

I’ll make this short and sweet, after all what matters more than my usual commentary... 


Katie Price Left Alex Reid

Katie Price Left Alex Reid

Katie Price Left Alex Reid – The couple tied knot in Las Vegas last January as... 


The Social Network Doing Great In The Golden Globe Awards

The Social Network Doing Great In The Golden Globe Awards

The film “The Social Network” of David Fincher just won big time of the... 


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Business

Walmart Fire Forces Evacuation

Walmart Fire Forces Evacuation

Walmart Fire Forces Evacuation – a Walmart in Brevard County was evacuated... 


Judge Rules in Favor of Google over Android Trademark

Judge Rules in Favor of Google over Android Trademark

Google has won a legal battle over the Android trademark. The judge ruled in favor... 


India Swept Over By The Philippines As The World’s Call Center Capital

India Swept Over By The Philippines As The World’s Call Center Capital

India Swept Over By The Philippines As The World’s Call Center Capital –... 


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Technology

iPhone Secretely Recording Your Whereabouts

iPhone Secretely Recording Your Whereabouts

Two security researchers, Pete Warden and Alasdair Allan, have discovered that Apple... 


The Portable and Anonymous PirateBox

The Portable and Anonymous PirateBox

image: David Darts Do you want an easy way to wirelessly share your files? Do you... 


Additional Relationship Statuses Added By Facebook For The Third Sex

Additional Relationship Statuses Added By Facebook For The Third Sex

The most popular social networking site Facebook has added two new relationship statuses... 


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