Archive: 30/11/2010

Google signs deal to translate European patents

(AP) -- Google announced an agreement Tuesday to use its technology to translate patents into 29 European languages, a deal officials hope will smooth the way toward a simplified European patent system after years of infighting.

dateNov 30, 2010 in Internet
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Study assesses nuclear power assumptions

A broad review of current research on nuclear power economics has been published in the Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy. The report concludes that nuclear power will continue to be a viable power source but that ...

dateNov 30, 2010 in Energy & Green Tech
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Are good-looking people more employable?

The resumes of "attractive" males received a 19.9 percent response rate, nearly 50 percent higher than the 13.7 percent response rate for "plain" males and more than twice the 9.2 percent response rate of no-picture males. ...

dateNov 30, 2010 in Social Sciences
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