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UK teens unique invention: Condoms that change colour to detect STIs

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UK teens unique invention: Condoms that change colour to detect STIs

Guess what a group of schoolchildren in the UK invented? Colour-changing condoms, for...

Watch: Scientists show you what happens when you put a Coke can into liquid nitrogen

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Watch: Scientists show you what happens when you put a Coke can into liquid nitrogen

In a video which made us believe that atypical 'mad scientist' does not just exist in...

Discovered: Here's why parrots can talk like humans

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Discovered: Here's why parrots can talk like humans

Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have found key structural differences in the...

Alien alert! Pyramid like structure on Ceres seen in NASA photographs

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Alien alert! Pyramid like structure on Ceres seen in NASA photographs

Something interesting is brewing on the dwarf planet Ceres. The largest asteroid in the...

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U.S. spy agency wiretapped two French finance ministers - Wikileaks

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U.S. spy agency wiretapped two French finance ministers - Wikileaks

PARIS (Reuters) - The U.S. National Security Agency wiretapped the communications of two successive French finance ministers and collected information on French export contracts, trade and budget talk...

Microsoft to drop display ad business, cut 1200 jobs - Bloomberg

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Microsoft to drop display ad business, cut 1200 jobs - Bloomberg

(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp will close its web display advertising business, handing operations over to AOL Inc and AppNexus Inc and cutting about 1,200 jobs, Bloomberg reported.Some of the affected e...

Exclusive- US should spurn Russia rocket engines despite SpaceX failure: McCain

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Exclusive- US should spurn Russia rocket engines despite SpaceX failure: McCain

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The failure of a SpaceX rocket over Florida on Sunday should not lead U.S. officials to conclude there is need for a Russian rocket engine to help get military equipment into sp...

Google has until August 17 to reply to EU antitrust charges

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Google has until August 17 to reply to EU antitrust charges

By Foo Yun CheeBRUSSELS (Reuters) - Google Inc has been given until mid-August to head off EU charges of abusing its market power in a dozen EU countries and stave off a possible billion-euro fine.The...

U.S. top court declines to hear Google appeal in Oracle software fight

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U.S. top court declines to hear Google appeal in Oracle software fight

By Lawrence HurleyWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear Google Inc's appeal in a major software copyright case, leaving intact a ruling that would allow Oracle Corp ...

Samsung plans to launch more Tizen smartphones this year

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Samsung plans to launch more Tizen smartphones this year

Seoul: Leading smartphone maker Samsung Electronics plans to launch more handsets running on its own Tizen operating system later this year, a person with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Monda...