HTC sternly turns down Acquisition Bid from Asustek Computer

HTC confirmed in a posting to the Taiwan stock exchange on Monday that it has no intention to sell up after the chairman of the Taiwanese company; Asustek Computer stated last Friday that they would be interested in acquiring HTC.

Asus did not make any official announcement of intent but... read more


A newly discovered snail species has been named in honor of marriage equality. The snail’s name, Aegista Diversifamilia, represents the struggle for same sex rights across the world. The new land snail species has both male and female sex organs.

“When we were preparing the manuscript,... read more

Journal Voluntarily Retracts 60 Papers Linked to Researcher in Taiwan

The Journal of Vibration and Control has retracted 60 papers of a single researcher in Taiwan owing to fraudulency. SAGE Publishers through which the papers were published said a 14-month long investigation was carried out before the retraction step was taken.

SAGE investigators said the... read more

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