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Osram LEDs illuminate the Sistine Chapel

Oct 30 2014 10:24pm CDT | Source: LEDinside

The Sistine Chapel in Rome is now illuminated by a novel lighting solution from Osram. After 500 years, this extraordinary piece of art history can now be experienced in unprecedented quality, bathed in the light of more than 7,000 LEDs. The installation that has been put in place over the last few months is designed to protect the artworks while enabling much stronger lighting. At the same time, it will use up to 90 percent less electricity than the previous installation. ...
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Apple and Samsung Pushing EU for Restricting Patent Troll’s Power

Source: Apple Balla | Feb 25 2014, 12:43pm CST

Apple and Samsung Pushing EU for Restricting Patent Troll’s Power
Apple and Samsung pushed their past rivalry aside, as they decide to join in a group of 19 companies to send a letter to the EU with a view to restricting the patent trolling power
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Solar glass price plunge to cease as trade sanctions take effect, says IHS

Oct 29 2014 2:27am CDT | Source: Digitimes

After falling by about 50% from 2009-2014, pricing for solar glass is set to commence a rebound starting in 2015, as anti-dumping duties levied by the European Union go into effect ...
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Apple to be Forced Aborting Its “Lightning Connector” Brand in Europe

Source: Apple Balla | Oct 1 2013, 12:26pm CDT

Apple to be Forced Aborting Its “Lightning Connector” Brand in Europe
A report states that Apple would be forced to stop selling its lightning adaptor in Europe due to the vote of EU on a specific plan.
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Apple to stop iPhone 5C production
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Apple tops Android on Black Friday
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Apple Should Be Forced To Conform To A Standard Charger

Source: Apple Balla | Sep 27 2013, 8:14am CDT

Apple Should Be Forced To Conform To A Standard Charger
Apple does not include a standard charger on their devices, but they may soon have to if EU politicians succeed in making it a law. Universal chargers may soon be an industry standard.
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China actively pushing indigenous navigation system

Source: Apple Balla | Sep 6 2013, 4:04am CDT | by IANS

China actively pushing indigenous navigation system
Beijing, Sep 6, (IANS) In a move to promote the country's indigenously developed navigation satellite system in global markets, China is actively pushing its Beidou navigation satellite system among Asean nations.
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EU fines Microsoft $732 mn for restricting browser options

Source: Apple Balla | Mar 6 2013, 11:50pm CST

EU fines Microsoft $732 mn for restricting browser options
Brussels, March 7 (IANS/EFE) The European Commission Wednesday imposed a 561-million-euro ($732.6-million) fine on Microsoft Corp. for failing to provide consumers a choice of web browsers on a version of Windows 7.
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Australian researcher discovers first artwork by early human
Sydney, Dec 4 (IANS) An Australian researcher has discovered what is believed to be the first artwork created by a human. The simple zigzag pattern found on a fossilized shell from the Indonesian island of Java has...
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Insects compete with rats to clear garbage
New York, Dec 4 (IANS) Insects play a very important role in cleaning up cities and they compete with other pests like rats and pigeons in their endeavour, a study has said. Scientists sampled arthropods - such as...
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School headmaster shot dead in Pakistan
Islamabad, Dec 4 (IANS) Unidentified gunmen Thursday killed the headmaster of a private school in Pakistan's Balochistan province. Police officials said the armed men opened fire at the vehicle of Zahid Ali,...
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Four more bodies recovered from sunken South Korean ship
Seoul, Dec 4 (IANS) Four more bodies were recovered Thursday from a sunken South Korean fishing ship in the Bering Sea, the foreign ministry here said. This increased the toll to 16, including six South Koreans and 10...
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Lesbian couple asked to desist in London restaurant
London, Dec 4 (IANS) A lesbian couple in a London restaurant was asked to desist by a staff member, who asked them to "stop what you are doing". Lydia Cawson, 29, said that she and her girlfriend were asked by a staff...
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Oxford Dictionaries to add 1,000 new words
London, Dec 4 (IANS) 'Mamil' (middle-aged man in Lycra), 'silvertail' (a person who is socially prominent or who displays social aspirations) and 'crony capitalism' are among the 1,000 new words to be added to...
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Oceans play key role in global 'warming hiatus'
London, Dec 4 (IANS) Increased heat uptake across three oceans - North Atlantic, the Southern Ocean and Equatorial Pacific Ocean - is the likely cause of the 'warming hiatus' -- the current decade-long slowdown in...
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Novel imaging to identify if TB drugs are working
Washington, Dec 4 (IANS) Tuberculosis patients who are not cured of the infection can develop multi-drug resistant TB and have to take as many as six drugs for two years. Now, researchers at University of Pittsburgh...
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PM makes first appointment to High Court of Australia
Canberra, Dec 4 (IANS) Prime Minister Tony Abbott's government Thursday appointed former Victorian Supreme Court judge Geoffrey Nettle as the next Justice of the High Court of Australia. Attorney General George...
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18 suspected militants killed in Pakistan airstrikes
Islamabad, Dec 4 (IANS) At least 18 suspected militants were killed Thursday in airstrikes conducted by Pakistan Air Force fighter jets in North Waziristan. According to officials, the airstrikes were conducted in...
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