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T-Mobile announces new feature to protect mobile users from scams

T-Mobile is introducing a new program to rescue it’s customers from evil scammers.<p>The mobile carrier is set to unveil two new programs, Scam ID and Scam Block. The former is, as the name sounds, a service which will identify scam calls and alert the potential scammee. Considering scam calls are …

Salmonella flags cancer to the immune system when injected into tumours, scientists find

The food poisoning bug salmonella can be injected into tumours to flag cancer to the immune system so that it can be quickly cleared from the body, scientists have shown.<p>Cancer is extremely good at evading the body’s immune system, largely because a tumour is normal tissue which has gone awry, so …

How to unlock Netflix to watch every movie and TV show using these secret codes - IBTimes India

With this simple trick, Netflix users can unlock a whole new world of content.<p>Netflix users are already in treat with a wide range of movies and TV …

US agrees to pay billions to Marines affected by toxic water

WASHINGTON (AP) — After years of waiting, veterans who were exposed to contaminated drinking water while assigned to Camp Lejeune in North Carolina …

Military

Top Oil Stocks to Buy After OPEC's "Shock and Awe" One-Two Punch

Image source: Getty Images.<p>After several failed attempts, OPEC shocked the oil market at the end of November by agreeing to a coordinated production cut of 1.2 million barrels per day. However, it's not stopping there. This weekend, it persuaded 11 non-member countries to join in and reduce their …

By drawing 50 'states' according to income, study reveals 'developing countries' within the U.S.

The United States is one of the richest countries in the world, but it would look dramatically different if its 50 states were organized according to income instead of geography.<p>If that were the case, residents of the poorest state in the union would have a median household income that's just above …

Demographics

Cryogenics: does it offer humanity a chance to return from the dead?

While it used to be the stuff of science fiction, the technology behind the dream has advanced in recent years<p>The decision of a teenage girl to have her body cryogenically frozen in the hope of being reanimated by medical advances of the future is one that anyone could sympathise with. But does …

Crystals

Tesla is on the verge of completely changing the way it does business

Musk and the team never live up to the ambitious expectations they establish, and for good reason. There is nothing to be gained from aiming low if you're trying to reinvent a 100-year-old technology like the automobile.<p>That pattern was already due to be modified if not changed outright, as Tesla …

Tesla

Motherless babies possible as scientists create live offspring without need for female egg

Motherless babies could be on the horizon after scientists discovered a method of creating offspring without the need for a female egg.<p>The landmark experiment by the University of Bath rewrites 200 years of biology teaching and could pave the way for a baby to be born from the DNA of two men.<p>It was …

Surgeons use robot to operate inside eye in world first

British surgeons hail successful procedure to remove membrane 100th of a millimetre thick from retina<p>British surgeons have successfully performed the world’s first robotic operation inside the eye, potentially revolutionising the way such conditions are treated.<p>The procedure was carried out at John …

Robotics

India Acid Attack Survivor Walks Runway at N.Y. Fashion Week

NEW YORK — An Indian model scarred in an acid attack challenged perceptions of beauty as she strutted down the runway at New York Fashion Week to promote a ban on the sale of corrosive substances used to maim thousands of women and children each year.<p>A smiling Reshma Quereshi, 19, opened the FTL …

Peppermint Oil Promotes Hair Growth without Toxic Signs

Abstract<p>Peppermint (<i>Mentha piperita</i>) is a plant native to Europe and has been widely used as a carminative and gastric stimulant worldwide. This …

Cruising Vietnam

Vietnam has been a star on Asia’s tourist map for years, but it usually falls under Thailand’s long shadow as a gay party or play destination. On the …