BUSINESS TECH TRENDING World

Chinese firms ask workers to shun iPhones, buy Huawei devices

Extending support to Huawei which is facing immense pressure from the US, Chinese companies have rallied behind the tech giant, offering hefty discounts to employees to buy Huawei devices and shun iPhones. According to a report in Nikkei Asian Review on Tuesday, the move came after the detention of Huawei’s Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou […]

LIFE STYLE SCIENCE TECH TRENDING World

JAPAN TAKES FIRST STEP TOWARDS BUILDING A SPACE ELEVATOR

Rocket launches are difficult. They’re expensive, they require an insane amount of fuel, their exhausts blast pollution into the atmosphere. One concept that seems straight out of science fiction could solve these problems: an elevator connecting Earth and space. And now Japanese engineers are about to start testing one. On September 11, a team from […]

SCIENCE TECH TRENDING World

ROBOT TEACHERS INVADE CHINESE KINDER GARDENS

The Chinese kindergarden children giggled as they worked to solve puzzles assigned by their new teaching assistant: a roundish, short educator with a screen for a face. Just under 60 centimetres (two feet) high, the autonomous robot named Keeko has been a hit in several kindergartens, telling stories and challenging children with logic problems. Round […]

FOOD LIFE STYLE TECH TRENDING World

3D PRINTED FOOD COULD SOON BE COMING TO A KITCHEN NEAR YOU

Sometimes technology is fascinating, other times it’s frustrating, and more often than not, it’s beyond frightening. If you fancy yourself a foodie, you might consider this brand-new tech innovation a combination of all three. Prepare yourself: 3-D printing could be coming to a kitchen near you. Scientists attending this week’s 2018 Experimental Biology Meeting in […]