Albert Alderete

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Android vs. iOS: The green robot wins on app downloads (but not revenue)

Here’s a fun fact for mobile developers: As of the past three months, Android is the best place to angle for more app downloads.<p>According to the App Annie Market Index, Q2 2013 metrics show that Android beats iOS by 10 percent in number of applications downloaded.<p>However, Apple’s App Store still …

National UFO Reporting Center

<b>NUFORC WEBSITE UPDATED ON THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2018</b><p>We have completed a partial update of the NUFORC website, as of this date, with the posting of this …

Huang Mingde

Father captures every day of baby's first year on video

A father's moving seven-minute film showing a second from every single day of his one-year-old son's life has become an internet hit.<p>Parents often look back on their baby's first year and wonder how it passed so fast, but one father has made sure he remembers every detail by recording his son's …

New surgical knife can instantly detect cancer

A knife can help surgeons make sure they removed all the cancerous tissue, doctors say.<p>LONDON — Surgeons may have a new way to smoke out cancer.<p>An experimental surgical knife can help surgeons make sure they've removed all the cancerous tissue, doctors reported Wednesday. Surgeons typically use …

This Japanese company wants to 3D print your unborn baby's face

One of the biggest problems with having babies is that you have to wait nine months to see what they look like up close. 3D printing, however, is changing that.<p>Working alongside Japanese clinics, Tokyo-based medical engineering firm Fasotec has started a program that gives expecting parents 3D …

All the headaches facing the two lucky winners of Myanmar’s mobile licenses

Myanmar today announced the two firms that will operate the country’s first widespread mobile-phone networks, bringing to an end the mad and at times undignified scramble to win what one telecoms exec called “the last major untapped telecom market in the world.”<p>The winners, Norway’s Telenor and …

Telecoms

China's new rich looking to get education on manners

China has one of the world’s largest wealth gaps, with much of the wealth amassed by Communist Party elites and their friends.<p>That’s created social tension and resentment, enough that new President Xi Jinping has ordered party cadres to cut down on the conspicuous consumption. China’s nouveau riche …

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