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Bodymetric scan developed for online shopping
Smartphone application identifies exact size and fit in bid to take uncertainty out of buying clothes on web.
Last updated: 02 Jan 2013 18:23 GMT
Obesity kills more people than hunger
Childhood malnutrition was the number one risk factor for early death in 1990, but now it ranks behind obesity.
Last updated: 14 Dec 2012 02:14 GMT
Chess boxing grows in popularity
Enthusiasts promote the increasingly popular sport as the ultimate test of physical and mental strength.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2012 23:24 GMT
London art 'app' shows writing on the wall
New smartphone application helps locate obscure and well-hidden works of street art across London.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2012 12:43 GMT
Landlords cash in on the Olympics
Residents in the East End of London are cashing in by renting out homes at huge premiums.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2012 19:45 GMT
UK taps medical 'app' to track severe illness
Smartphone toll helps patients and doctors access records without lengthy delays.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2012 09:34 GMT
'Stop and search' app for UK youngsters
Mobile phone tool helps those randomly stopped by police report their experiences - and has senior officers' backing.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2012 16:25 GMT
Ai Weiwei designs London pavilion from afar
Chinese artist held under house arrest spent hours on Skype designing building for Serpentine gallery.
Last updated: 31 May 2012 20:30 GMT
Medical tattoos making a new mark
They say a tattoo is for life but a new growing trend means it could actually save one.
Last updated: 18 Mar 2012 23:03 GMT
Japanese artist wins new audiences
Yayoi Kusama, who sees her art as a therapeutic necessity for a mental disability, visits London for exhibition.
Last updated: 08 Feb 2012 21:11 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
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