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Sony PS4 outsold Microsoft Xbox One in February

Mon, 03/17/2014 - 10:03

According to the newly-released sales figures for the latest Microsoft and Sony gaming consoles during the month of February, the Microsoft Xbox One console has been outsold by the Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4) console. Both the consoles were launched in November 2013.

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Honda recalls nearly 900,000 Odyssey minivans due to potential fire hazard

Mon, 03/17/2014 - 09:59

In a Friday disclosure, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has revealed that Honda Motor is issuing a recall of 886,815 Odyssey minivans because of potential fire hazard related to fuel-pump defect in the vehicles.

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Menino diagnosed with advanced cancer

Sun, 03/16/2014 - 09:08

It has been reported that previous mayor Thomas M. Menino has been diagnosed with cancer and that too in advanced stages. Menino served as the 53rd Mayor of Boston from 1993 to 2014.

Previous mayor Thomas M. Menino has been diagnosed months in the wake of leaving office with cancer that has spread to his liver and lymph hubs, a shocking revelation that he portrayed as the most significant test of his life.

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Honda recalling thousands of Odyssey minivans in the US

Sun, 03/16/2014 - 07:53

On Saturday, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) posted documents which revealed that thousands of vehicles are being recalled by Honda Motor Co. in the US, due to the risk for deterioration of a fuel pump cover which can potentially pose a massive fire hazard.

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Valve unveils reworked version of Steam controller prototype

Sun, 03/16/2014 - 07:51

Valve has recently unveiled a reworked version of its controller prototype for its living-room 'Steam Machine' gaming computers. The reworked Steam controller introduced by Valve is a scaled back iteration of the original model which was sleek, innovative and intriguing.

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Less Side-Effects Attributable to Statins, say two different studies

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 13:18

The perception that statins cause side-effects leads some patients to discontinue the use of drugs. But previous studies have demonstrated about their benefits.

Recently, two different studies have been conducted, which reassure that most of the side-effects attributed to statins are actually not caused by them. One of the studies is a large meta-analysis carried out by researchers in the UK.

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Gene Mutation in Head Lice Making them Resistant to Standard Treatment

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 13:17

Head lice infestation is quite a big problem. Severe itching and secondary infections due to head lice make around 10% of all American school-aged children to miss schools, reveals a new study.

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Motorola’s Moto X smartphone to be launched in India soon

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 12:53

In a recent post on the popular microblogging site Twitter, online shopping site Flipkart has revealed that the much-awaited Motorola Moto X handset is scheduled to be launched in India soon.

Flipkart said in its recent tweet: "The Moto X is coming soon... stay tuned for exclusive launch day offers! Stay tuned to our Twitter page, we'll be announcing the details in a couple of days."

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B&N’s commercial agreement with Microsoft amended

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 12:51

According to Barnes & Noble (B&N)'s March 10-dated 8-K Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filing, the company's Nook Media subsidiary's commercial agreement with software giant Microsoft has been amended.

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Report: Desktop search projected to witness a 'significant decline' in 2014

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 12:41

According to a new eMarketer report, the search advertising business in the US has been hit by the switch to mobile; with the result that desktop search is likely to witness a 'significant decline' in 2014.

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