Garage sales in Australia could rise to record levels as holiday sales soar

Residential apartment developments are now at record levels in Australia, with the industry seeing a surge in sales during the Christmas period.The Residential Apartment (RAP) Association (RA) today released its monthly Residential Sales Report, which shows sales increased 1.4 per cent in July, with apartment sales jumping to an all-time high of 4.2 million units, up 15 per cent...

Uv detection machine installed in Mumbai: Man says it works

A Uv detector machine has been installed in the Maharashtra capital Mumbai, in what the city's Mayor says is a major step towards the elimination of the problem.The machine is being used by police and the Public Health Department (PHD) to detect the presence of Uv particles.A source told The Hindu that the machine, called 'Uv Detectors' (UV), has been fitted to five stations in the city, and will...

Why we don’t love touch screens and why you should: A look at the latest technology

In a world of smart phones, tablets, tablets and more smart phones and tablets, touch screens are a necessity.They are a feature that should be embraced, and not demonised.But with a growing number of apps and hardware that are based on the same technology, there's a growing sense that there is no place for touch screens on the consumer level.In fact, in some of the latest hardware, they're...