Archive: 03/27/2007

Giant 256-slice CT scanner is tested

U.S. scientists at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine have started a three-month safety and clinical test of a 256-slice computed tomography scanner.

Mar 27, 2007
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Virtual Iron's Server Virtualization Is Ironclad

Virtual Iron Software's Virtual Iron builds on the Xen hypervisor and other open-source components to form an effective virtualization solution with a price tag low enough to keep market leader VMware on its toes.

Mar 27, 2007
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Linux Kernel to Add VMI

The next stable update to the Linux kernel, Version 2.6.21, is slated to include a new feature submitted by VMware called Virtual Machine Interface.

Mar 27, 2007
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Ring-around-the-cell

Breaking down bone is a tough job. Yet, our bones undergo remodeling every day of our lives, as old material is cleared away so that new bone can form. In diseases such as osteoporosis, an imbalance in this process is responsible ...

Mar 27, 2007
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The 'best ever' marketing strategy? Maybe not, study says

Marketing is often filled with hype and superlatives—the greatest, the best and even “heavenly”—but a new University of Georgia study that uncovers a curious aspect of human psychology could change how companies pitch ...

Mar 27, 2007
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Love not in the stars

Lonely hearts who turn to horoscopes to find their perfect partner are wasting their time, according to the largest test of astrology ever carried out.

Mar 27, 2007
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Scientists Discover Concept Cells for "Nest" in the Mouse Brain

A team of researchers led by Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) neurobiologist Joe Z. Tsien, PhD, report they have identified brain cells in mice that are involved in the encoding of the concept of “nest” or ...

Mar 27, 2007
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