Site Ahead Contains Harmful Programs, Says New Google Chrome Safety Feature Against Malware

Google has stayed away from alerting its Google Chrome browser users from downloading or installing but no longer so as it has joined Firefox and Explorer to alert the users whenever they attempt to download malware from unknown or unwanted website just before opening such websites. The new feature in Google will help users to make out whether a particular ...

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Dalmiya set to become BCCI president again, who’s behind him?

After over a decade, veteran cricket administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya is set to return as chief of the Indian cricket board at the BCCI annual general meeting (AGM) in Chennai on Monday, apparently backed by N. Srinivasan’s faction. The former International Cricket Council (ICC) president has emerged as a consensus candidate between the two rival factions of the Board of Control ...

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Occasional fasting may help you live longer: Study

Intermittent fasting may actually help people live longer and healthier, says a study after experimenting on mice that has shown to extend lifespan and to improve age-related diseases. “We found that intermittent fasting caused a slight increase in SIRT3, a well-known gene that promotes longevity and is involved in protective cell responses,” said Michael Guo, a student at Harvard Medical School. ...

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From Car Keys to Credit Cards, Apple Watch to Replace Many Hand-held Devices

As Apple’s entry into our lives replaced the age-old walkman to laptop for many daily chores, its latest wearable iWatch will replace car keys and credit cards from your pockets, setting in new life-style the way iPhone did a decade ago with Steve Jobs ushering in a virtual revolution replacing ordinary mobile phones and laptops. Apple CEO Tim Cook told the Telegraph of ...

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Second time, Heart Airlifted from Bangalore to Hyderabad in Record Time

For the second time, Bangalore police and a hospital team of doctors have successfully transported a heart for transplant in a neighbouring state and this time a Hyderabad woman was the beneficiary. In a swift and well-coordinated operation, a heart of an accident-victim was air-lifted on Saturday when the whole country was busy watching the post-budget analysis. It took one ...

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Sticky protein may lead to novel treatment for Parkinson’s

Researchers have found a way to potentially slow the progress of Parkinson’s disease, if not cure it, with a peptide that sticks to the protein that causes the incurable disease. In Parkinson’s disease, a protein called I-synuclein loses shape and stacks together to form long toxic fibrils to kill the brain cells. The new peptide designed by the researchers binds ...

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NBL 1994 Fame Anthony Mason Died, Twitter Abuzz with RIP Messages

Anthony Mason, 48, NBA player who pushed the New York Knicks reach the 1994 NBA Finals, died early this morning after suffering heart attack early this month and diagnosed with congestive heart failure. Mason suffered a massive heart attack in early February 2015 and was diagnosed with congestive heart failure. “Overnight, New York City and the world lost a legend, ...

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