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December 6, 2011  10:33 AM

Laptops may fry more than just thighs

WAshford Profile: WAshford
fertility, Laptops, Wi-Fi, Wireless

Laptops may be bad for what lies below and fry more than just thighs when used repeatedly, a study has revealed.

It is not the heat from the batteries that's to blame, however, but the Wi-Fi waves that could damage sperm counts and threaten male laptop users' chances of fatherhood,...

September 2, 2010  2:13 PM

Blessed be the smartphones in Nova Scotia

WAshford Profile: WAshford
Anglican, Laptops, Smartphones

Sometimes it is difficult to decide whether mobile communications technology is a blessing or a curse, especially when one needs a little downtime.

But an Anglican Church in Nova Scotia is determined to make the gizmos people use in their daily toil blessed.

The church...


March 24, 2010  9:42 AM

Virtual farmer sacked for milking his cows

ComputerWeeklyStaff Profile: ComputerWeeklyStaff
Facebook, FarmVille, Laptops, online

Gordon Brown need to think carefully about his plan to spend £300m giving laptops and 12 months' online access to 270,000 poor school kids.
News just in from Bulgaria reports that a Plovdiv town councillor has been sacked for playing the Farmville game on Facebook. Apparently he was...


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