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Verizon: Who Needs the iPhone?
BusinessWeek Online -- Technology, 8 hours ago
To stay ahead of AT&T and Apple, Verizon is placing a big bet on Android smartphones and other new gadgets
Challenges, issues and trends in fall detection systems
Source, 8 hours ago
Since falls are a major public health problem among older people, the number of systems aimed at detecting them has increased dramatically over recent years. This work presents an extensive literature review of fall detection systems, including comparisons among various kinds of studies. It aims to ...
Draft accords of sanctions relief at Iran nuke talks in hand
AP Top Technology News, 8 hours ago
VIENNA (AP) -- World powers and Iran have drawn up a draft document on the pace and timing of sanctions relief for the Islamic republic in exchange for curbs on Iran''s nuclear program, advancing on one of the most contentious issues at their negotiations, diplomats told The Associated Press on Satu...
Syria: A Threatened Druze Minority faces grave Threat
Defense Update, 8 hours ago
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Image sensors out of a can? Organic sensors increase light sensitivity of cameras
Engineers Edge - News, 8 hours ago
Researchers from Technische Universitat Munchen have developed a new generation of image sensors that are more sensitive to light than the conventional silicon versions, with the added bonus of being simple and cheap to produce.
Airbus to provide flight hour services to Vietnam Airlines' A350 XWB fleet
Aerospace Technology, July 03, 2015
Airbus has secured a contract with Vietnam Airlines to provide flight hour services (FHS) to its fleet of 14 new A350-900 aircraft.
Could We Scrap Device Clinical Trials?
DeviceTalk, July 02, 2015
Vascular segmentation in hepatic CT images using adaptive threshold fuzzy connectedness method
Source, July 01, 2015
Background: Fuzzy connectedness method has shown its effectiveness for fuzzy object extraction in recent years. However, two problems may occur when applying it to hepatic vessel segmentation task. One is the excessive computational cost, and the other is the difficulty of choosing a proper threshol... Newsdigest 27 May 2015 - Particle Physics News, May 27, 2015
First images of collisions at 13 TeV -- Large Hadron Collider: $150 million upgradation by CERN delivers exciting promises and new future of science -- First high powered particle collision photos from CERN -- Large Hadron Collider busts energy-level benchmark -- CERN''s Large Hadron Collider breaks...