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# detection - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Irish men at higher risk of getting cancer and dying from it than women
# National Cancer Registry
# National Cancer Registry

Irish men at higher risk of getting cancer and dying from it than women

Oct 1st 2019, 6:10 AM 10,465 Views 12 Comments

After non melanoma skin cancer, the most common cancers in men are prostate cancer, bowel cancer and lung cancer.

# detection - Monday 9 February, 2015

This smartphone gadget will tell you if you have an STD or not
# Detection
# Detection

This smartphone gadget will tell you if you have an STD or not

Feb 9th 2015, 5:16 PM 18,100 Views 16 Comments

The dongle can test you for HIV and syphilis and deliver the results in the space of 15 minutes.

# detection - Friday 2 January, 2015

New national DNA database to become operational this year
# Computers
# Computers

New national DNA database to become operational this year

Jan 2nd 2015, 7:00 AM 7,526 Views 13 Comments

IT improvements for the gardaí are on the way said Minister Frances Fitzgerald.

# detection - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Two people a week die of mouth cancer - get a free examination today
# Watch Your Mouth
# Watch Your Mouth

Two people a week die of mouth cancer - get a free examination today

Sep 17th 2014, 6:15 AM 16,259 Views 9 Comments

It’s Mouth Cancer Awareness day and more than 500 dental surgeries will check your gob for free today. It only takes five minutes.

# detection - Friday 22 August, 2014

Multilingual speakers rejoice! Google Search will now understand what languages you're using
# Polyglots Rejoice!
# Polyglots Rejoice!

Multilingual speakers rejoice! Google Search will now understand what languages you're using

Aug 22nd 2014, 9:57 AM 4,297 Views 11 Comments

The Android version is now able to automatically detect and understand five languages at once.

# detection - Monday 18 August, 2014

Sniffer dog unit at Wheatfield Prison 'compromised' after false indications – report
# Drugs
# Drugs

Sniffer dog unit at Wheatfield Prison 'compromised' after false indications – report

Aug 18th 2014, 4:37 PM 15,443 Views 25 Comments

The sniffer dog unit are used to detect the presence of drugs on any visitors to the prison.

# detection - Monday 2 June, 2014

Estonia has the highest number of drug deaths in Europe. But why?
# Overdoses
# Overdoses

Estonia has the highest number of drug deaths in Europe. But why?

Jun 2nd 2014, 8:15 AM 31,045 Views 45 Comments

Estonia with a population of just 1.2 million, has 191 per million drug deaths per population.

# detection - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

US officials plan to reduce accidents by proposing 'talking-cars' system
# Beep Beep
# Beep Beep

US officials plan to reduce accidents by proposing 'talking-cars' system

Feb 4th 2014, 12:43 PM 4,188 Views 14 Comments

The new proposal, if passed, would require vehicles to communicate information such as speed, location and direction travelled to help reduce collisions.

# detection - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Microsoft develops smart elevator that predicts who's getting on
# Artificial Intelligence
# Artificial Intelligence

Microsoft develops smart elevator that predicts who's getting on

Jan 22nd 2014, 7:30 PM 6,995 Views 26 Comments

The concept design learns the habits of users and could be used to predict which floor you wish to travel to.

# detection - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Spinal fluid test could give early diagnosis of Parkinson's disease
# Spine
# Spine

Spinal fluid test could give early diagnosis of Parkinson's disease

Aug 27th 2013, 6:38 PM 6,667 Views 6 Comments

The first signs of having the disease include body tremors, but this new test could give a diagnosis before symptoms present.