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Sperm testing smartphone app to come in market soon

Sperm testing smartphone app to be in market soon Those men who find it too embarrassing to visit a fertility clinic to test the health of their sperm have reasons to cheer, thanks to a new smartphone-based system that allows men to have a semen test at home to know about potential fertility problems. Using a low-cost lens, Yoshitomo Kobori from Dokkyo Medical University Koshigaya Hospital in Japan and his colleagues at the University of Illinois in Chicago created a smartphone [...]

App to detect if your beer is stale or fresh

App to detect if your beer is stale or fresh In this scorching heat, chilled beer is what comes to your rescue but what if it has gone stale, threatening to spoil your party? No worries as now there is a smartphone app that can tell you if your beer is fresh to be gulped down tonight. Chemists from the Complutense University of Madrid have developed a method that allows brewers to measure the freshness of beer by using a polymer [...]

Smartphone app to turn kids into jihadis

Smartphone app to turn kids into jihadis As various governments and social media platforms are toiling hard to stop terrorist organisation Islamic State (IS) from spreading its wings, The IS' propaganda arm “Library of Zeal” has released a smartphone app to teach jihadist themes to children. Available for Android devices, the app called “Huroof" teaches kids Arabic alphabet to help them how to use deadly weapons, The Long War Journal reported. The vocabulary taught within the app has jihadist themes. “The application [...]

Etihad Airways launches mobile app

Etihad Airways launches mobile app   The United Arab Emirates national flag carrier, Etihad Airways has launched a mobile app for the iPhone that enables guests to organise and manage their journey with ease. Guests will enjoy 10 percent off on flights, and members of the airline’s loyalty programme, Etihad Guest, will receive 250 bonus miles for every booking made through the mobile app before May 30. The app is simple to use, providing comprehensive trip management capabilities by taking full advantage of [...]