In Health Care Systems: Efficiency and Policy Settings, the OECD warns that cash-strapped governments no longer have the option of boosting spending to improve health outcomes, as they have done over the past several decades.
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Financial transfers done by mobile phone are filling a gap in countries whose poorer citizens often lack access to traditional banks.
Broadband satellite providers are gearing up services for 30 million households in Europe.
Scientists at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology and other universities have come up with a way to tailor the flow of light around objects so that they disappear from view.
Alicia Keys and Lady Gaga take charity work seriously, and they're going offline to prove it....
(American Institute of Physics) Lessons learned from the ocean's largest mammals have inspired United States Naval Academy researchers to tackle one of the serious design challenges facing a technology that uses underwater turbines to convert ocean tides into electricity -- work present...
Two confirmed instances where the product experienced a malfunction, recipients experienced severe pain, overly loud sounds and/or shocking sensations.
Robins like to attack my holly tree and feed on the berries. Getting photos of them is hard but there are lots of them flying around all excited (I did manage to catch one of them in the photo on the left). This tree was actually here when I moved in but I also do [...]
At its meeting today the Supervisory Board of PVA TePla AG, Wettenberg - a manufacturer of systems for the crystallization of silicon and of vacuum and high-temperature systems - approved the Management Board's plans for 2011, according to which consolidated sales revenues are likely to...
Movea drives MotionIC? specification in world class, 53 million Euros, OSEO-subsidized technology project with 8 partnersNovember 27, 2010 1:25 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments
Movea, the global leader in motion-sensing and motion control technology, has announced that PRIIM (Platform for the Realization of shared Industrial Innovation) is a major project for Movea?s future developments.
Bargain shoppers, braving rain or frigid weather, crowded the nation's stores in the wee hours of the night to get their hands on deals from TVs to toys on Black Friday.Early signs pointed to bigger crowds at many stores including Best Buy, Sears, and Toys R Us for the traditional start to the...
The company said it will introduce a lightweight netbook computer that runs Chrome by the end of the year.
The deal, with three major groups that represent creative talent in France, paves the way for authors to be paid when their productions are put on YouTube.
The appeals court, however, reduced the prison sentences and raised the damage award of the three men at the Pirate Bay filing-share site.