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  • Facebook's new life-saving feature: Tell your friends you are an organ donor
    Online

    Facebook's new life-saving feature: Tell your friends you are an organ donor

    By 1 May 2012

    Facebook has announced that you can now tell you friends, or the world, that you are an organ donor in the UK and the US via your Facebook Timeline. Talked up last week by Mark Zuckerberg, and announced on Tuesday, the new feature combats the problem...

  • NHS gives Wii Fit stamp of approval
    Gaming

    NHS gives Wii Fit stamp of approval

    By 27 October 2009

    It's official, video games are good for you. The NHS says so. Well, one videogame, anyway. Nintendo's hyper-successful Wii Fit has been granted the health service's "Change4Life" logo. The scheme aims to try and get families to be healthy, and stop eating...

  • Fujitsu fired by NHS
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    Fujitsu fired by NHS

    By 2 June 2008

    The NHS has fired Fujitsu just 10 months into negotiations to start a 10-year project to put all NHS records on computer. The manufacturer had been contracted to work on a £896m 10-year installation of the new system in the south of England. This part...