Archive: 01/9/2006

Spectrum woes plague India's cell phones

India may be one of the world's biggest telecom success stories, but when it comes to quality of service, its mobile-telephony sector portrays a gloomy picture. Despite billions of dollars of investments over ...

Jan 09, 2006 3.7 / 5 (7) 0

iPod dominance a mirage?

Though Apple Computer has reported remarkable success with its iPod -- sales rose by 250 percent during the last fiscal year -- there is some competition coming this week for the developer of the world's most ...

Jan 09, 2006 2.2 / 5 (10) 0

Buckyballs Can Be Nontoxic... Maybe

Buckminsterfullerene, a form of carbon containing 60 atoms arranged like the facets of a soccer ball and one of the first and best studied nanoscale structures, has come under scrutiny in recent years over concerns ...

Jan 09, 2006 4 / 5 (7) 0

AIDS Drug from Sunflowers

Sunflowers can produce a substance which prevents the AIDS pathogen HIV from reproducing, at least in cell cultures. This is the result of research carried out by scientists at the University of Bonn in cooperation ...

Jan 09, 2006 4.8 / 5 (8) 0