Archive: 12/14/2005

EU allowing for TV product placement

From infomercials to product placements in soap operas, being pitched products while watching a television program is only to be expected among U.S. viewers.

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Electronic nose sniffs out false alarms

An electronic nose is so sensitive that it can distinguish between cigarette smoke and smoke from an office or factory fire. Developed by a European research consortium the device will help to end the vast ...

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The Web: Feds flop at stopping spam

The Federal Trade Commission is expected shortly to issue a report on the effectiveness of the CAN-SPAM Act, passed by Congress to combat unsolicited junk e-mail, but experts tell United Press International's The Web ahead ...

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