Kent State University

Researchers to scan social media use during disasters

The US National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Ohio-based Kent State University $300,000 grant to study public responses to disaster warnings and alerts across social media.

Dec 15, 2014, 13:22 PM IST

Lowly American Hahn fires 61 for Africa Open lead

American John Hahn mocked his world golf ranking of 881 by firing a 61 Friday for a two-shot halfway lead in the Africa Open.

Feb 15, 2014, 21:19 PM IST

Want to get fit? Throw away your cellphone

Spending too much time with mobile phones can harm your health, a new research has revealed.

Jul 11, 2013, 16:18 PM IST

Want to clean up your Facebook profile? Get `Facewash`

Researchers have developed a new app that can help Facebook users clean up vulgar or embarrassing pages from their profile.

Jan 25, 2013, 14:26 PM IST