Archive: 04/14/2011

Blurry-eyed beachcombers beat birds

( -- A study from The Australian National University has revealed for the first time how an animal sees and responds to predatory attacks in its natural environment.

Apr 14, 2011
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Biosensors: A handy kit

( -- A silicon-based microfluidic chip that distinguishes different viral strains shows potential for the quick on-site diagnosis of infectious diseases.

Apr 14, 2011
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Allure of iPad, other tablets hurting PC sales

Last year, the popularity of Apple Inc.'s iPad hurt PC sales. This year, that trend is continuing, as new data from two market research firms indicate PC shipments declined in the first three months of 2011.

Apr 14, 2011
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Google hones search edge to stay sharp

The head of Google's search evaluation team shakes his head dismissively at the idea of anyone thinking the firm's winning Internet-sifting formula is completed. Far from it.

Apr 14, 2011
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