Archive: 21/09/2009

Purchase Carbon Offsets at the Airport

( -- One of the activities that puts a great deal of carbon dioxide into the environment is air travel. Air travel is one of the ways that individuals contribute to an increase in pollution and to global climate ...

dateSep 21, 2009 in Environment weblog
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The vehicle industry must have a rethink

Despite the fact that the vehicle industry is currently described as an industry in crisis, there are high hopes that the development of future IT services for vehicles will drive development. However, for new technology ...

dateSep 21, 2009 in Other
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Facebook to end Beacon tracking tool in settlement

(AP) -- Facebook is shutting down its much-maligned Beacon marketing program, launched nearly two years ago amid fanfare only to generate a storm of privacy complaints over tracking of user activities at partner Web sites.

dateSep 21, 2009 in Internet
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Students design portable Braille label maker

( -- A device that started out as a class project last fall is moving rapidly toward becoming a commercial product that could make the lives of millions of visually impaired people a bit easier.

dateSep 21, 2009 in Engineering
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