Archive: 05/11/2007

Higher gas prices leave many workers running on empty

Few have been unaffected by the rapidly increasing price of gas, which has inched its way up toward $4 a gallon in some parts of the United States. And consumers aren’t feeling those effects just in their wallets, a Florida ...

dateMay 11, 2007 in Other
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Carbon Joins the Magnetic Club

The exclusive club of magnetic elements officially has a new member—carbon. Using a proton beam and advanced x-ray techniques, researchers at the Department of Energy's Stanford Linear Accelerator Center ...

dateMay 11, 2007 in Condensed Matter
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HP Beefs Up Blade Services

Hewlett-Packard's so-called "proactive" services, which it will offer to customers directly and through its channel, are geared to users with 50 or more blades in the data center.

dateMay 11, 2007 in Other
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An aspirin a day keeps colon cancer away

An Oxford University study shows that taking a 300mg tablet of aspirin a day for five years can reduce the risk of colon cancer by 74 per cent in the subsequent 10-15 years, or by 37 per cent overall.

dateMay 11, 2007 in Cancer
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Red Hat Exchange Goes Live

The company continues its focus on online services with Red Hat Exchange, an online service that delivers pre-configured, integrated stacks for 14 business applications.

dateMay 11, 2007 in Software
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