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Samsung announces voluntary recall of certain top-load washers

Samsung announces voluntary recall of certain top-load washers

Samsung Electronics America, Inc., in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), today announced a voluntary recall of certain top-load washers manufactured...
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Virtual reality can bring immersive cinema feelings

On May 19, Paris's first virtual reality (VR) theatre opened its doors. It promises viewers an unparalleled experience using VR headsets and headphones that propel...
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Adding multimedia Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch blends distinctive design with enhanced connectivity

Samsung Electronics America, Inc. announced the forthcoming preorder availability of Gear S3 LTE and Bluetooth models, a striking and innovative smartwatch that further solidifies...
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Internet gaming is ‘not as addictive as gambling but more research is needed’, says...

A new Oxford University study suggests that playing internet games is not as addictive as gambling. It is the first research that has tried to...
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Scientists map Netflix’s content delivery network for the first time

Scientists at Queen Mary University of London have revealed the network infrastructure used by Netflix for its content delivery. They achieved this by mimicking the...
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There’s money in your Fitbit and fitness tracker

Your wearable fitness tracker is great at counting the number of steps you took today, but it could also provide a new source of...
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Spinach leaves embedded with carbon nanotubes can detect explosives

Spinach is no longer just a super food. By embedding spinach leaves with carbon nanotubes, MIT engineers have transformed spinach plants into sensors that...
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Smartphone apps can help reduce blood glucose in patients with type 2 diabetes

Diabetes management includes monitoring and managing blood glucose levels. This is done by controlling diet and knowing how foods affect blood sugar. For many people...
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A new smartphone app can help avoid unnecessary dental emergency trip

Have a dental emergency? Your smartphone may be able to help you avoid an unnecessary trip to the hospital. Researcher from the Indiana University have...
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Facebook updates can help understand and potentially treat mental health problems

In a paper newly published in Lancet Psychiatry, researchers find that Facebook updates, 'likes' and even photos could help understand and potentially treat mental...

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Scientists confirm the main cause of dementia

In a recent study, researchers confirmed they discovered the main cause of dementia. The researchers suggest that the build-up of urea in the brain to...

Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...

For older people, weight training is more important than cardio exercise

In a recent study from Wake Forest University, researchers found that weight training is more effective than cardio for older people. It is known that...
Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

In a recent study, researchers found long-term use of two antidepressants is linked to a higher risk of dementia. In addition, drugs prescribed for bladder...
Hubble discovers a unique type of object in the solar system

Hubble discovers a unique type of object in the solar system

With the help of the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, a German-led group of astronomers have observed the intriguing characteristics of an unusual type of...