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Virtual reality helps kids getting X-rays
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Virtual reality helps kids getting X-rays

Seoul (Reuters): A virtual reality program with cartoon characters may reduce children’s fear before imaging procedures, a South Korean study suggests.

Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple board of directors

California: Disney chief executive officer Bob Iger has recently resigned from Apple’s board of directors ahead of Apple’s release of their new subscription service. ...

France, Germany blast Facebook's Libra, back public cryptocurrency

Helsinki (Reuters): France and Germany said on Friday that Facebook Inc’s Libra currency posed risks to the financial sector that could block its authorisation in Europe, and backed the development of an alternative public cryptocurrency. ...

Japan raises the bar once again when it comes to trains

Japan is no stranger to innovation in trains in the past and the Laview is a peek into the future of trains in the country. The Laview is an electric multiple unit train operating now in Japan. ...

US flags Huawei 5G network security concerns to Gulf allies

Dubai: DUBAI (Reuters) - The United States has raised its concerns with Gulf allies over a possible security risk in using Huawei’s technology for their 5G mobile infrastructure, U.S. officials said on Thursday. ...

Water discovered for first time in atmosphere of habitable exoplanet

Paris (AFP): Water has been discovered for the first time in the atmosphere of an exoplanet with Earth-like temperatures that could support life as we know it, scientists revealed Wednesday. ...

Apple debuts iPhone 11 Pro with triple camera setup

San Francisco (AFP): Apple on Tuesday played to its strengths with powerful new iPhone and iPad models able to serve as stages for its new game and television services. ...

Forbes: New NASA mission to Investigate ‘Europa’ for signs of life

NASA's Clipper mission to Jupiter's second (of four) large moons, Europa, will perform at least 45 close flybys of its main target to assess Europa as a location for potential habitability or biological activity within the own Solar System. ...

Chandrayaan -2: Fawad Chaudhry says India adding to space debris

Islamabad: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry on Sunday stepped up his criticism of India's space activities accusing New Delhi of "adding into space debris", a day after Indian mission to make soft landing on moon failed. ...