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Technology 12 Nov 2010 | 12:00 AM

Amazon no longer selling guide for paedophiles

b>NEW YORK/b>: Amazon.com is no longer selling a self-published guide for paedophiles. It is unclear whether the online bookseller had pulled the item, or whether the author withdrew it.

Technology 11 Nov 2010 | 12:00 AM

Hospitals try high-tech to better inform patients

b>CHICAGO/b>: Learning he had prostate cancer floored John Noble. Then came the prospect of surgery and his overpowering fear of being 'put under' with anaesthesia.

Technology 11 Nov 2010 | 12:00 AM

Amazon in paedophile book flap

b>NEW YORK/b>: Amazon.com Inc. is selling a self-published guide that offers advice to paedophiles, and that has generated outrage on the Internet and threats to boycott the retailer.

Technology 29 Oct 2010 | 12:00 AM

Are texting and Facebook worse for teens than TV?

b>NEW YORK/b>: Let's face it: Teenagers spend hours texting, socialising on Facebook and playing videogames. And it's driving their parents nuts.

Technology 27 Oct 2010 | 12:00 AM

Barnes & Noble unveils colour Nook e-reader

b>NEW YORK/b>: Bookseller Barnes Noble Inc is introducing a new Nook e-reader with a colour touchscreen for US$249 (RM800), as competition in the fast-growing industry heats up ahead of the year-end holidays.

Technology 20 Oct 2010 | 12:00 AM

Google to bring Dead Sea Scrolls online

b>JERUSALEM/b>: The Dead Sea Scrolls, among the world's most important, mysterious and tightly restricted archaeological treasures, are about to get Googled.

Technology 20 Oct 2010 | 12:00 AM

Starbucks uses free songs, e-books to woo US customers

b>NEW YORK/b>: Starbucks is adding a venti-sized dollop of free books, news and entertainment to its Internet offerings at its US outlets.

Technology 07 Oct 2010 | 12:00 AM

Get your Google Goggles on

b>PETALING JAYA:/bGoogle has just updated their free app for the iPhone and while there's the usual list of minor improvements and bug fixes, the most major update is the addition of Google Goggles.

Technology 28 Sep 2010 | 12:00 AM

ELS helping students strengthen their English

b>PETALING JAYA/b>: ELS Language Centres Malaysia (ELS) has launched the ELS Schools Partnership Programme, a RM70,000 sponsorship programme that will benefit students from 60 schools throughout the country.

Technology 28 Sep 2010 | 12:00 AM

Sharp opens books with new devices

SHARP announced it is joining the wave of consumer electronics companies in the e-reader and Tablet marketplace with two new Android-powered devices.

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