Many people distrust networked devices. Product designers are therefore trying to domesticate smart gadgets. They should look beautiful, sometimes even human - in order to build trust.   Heaters automatically regulate the temperature, the light in the living room adjusts to the position of the sun, and in the garden the irrigation system...
Thailand added three popular beach destinations to a visa program that allows foreign visitors to avoid mandatory isolation, providing a lifeline to the country's Covid-19-affected tourism industry, which is seen as critical to the country's nascent economic recovery, according to the Tourism Authority of Thailand website. The Royal Thai Government...
Users of the internet, beware! Google has lately become aware of an alleged puppy fraud scheme. According to The Verge, the tech giant Google sued a scammer on Monday for conducting a puppy fraud operation, scamming vulnerable people, particularly the elderly, out of thousands of dollars with bogus promises of...
The most prestigious award in Hollywood television is the Emmy Award. The 72nd edition of Emmy Awards 2020 was held on Sunday (September 20) at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, USA, BBC reports.  The nominees and winners were all present online at the presentation of 52-year-old Jimmy Kimmel in...
Two PhD students came up with the notion of building a prototype of a large-scale search engine 23 years ago. Their project grew into Google, the world's most popular search engine. Today, September 27, is Google 23rd birthday, and the internet giant commemorated the event with an animated cake...
Russian President Vladimir Putin urged the Ukrainian military to abandon its struggle and turn on their rulers on Friday. Putin said at Friday's Security Council meeting that the majority of Ukrainian military troops are hesitant to engage Russian forces. According to him, the resistance formations are largely volunteer battalions...
OnePlus 10 is the new smartphone of OnePlus, and its codenamed Ovaltine, is expected to hit the market soon. The device is expected to be known as the OnePlus 10 or OnePlus 10T. The smartphone's launch date has not yet been announced by OnePlus, but renders and specifications have...
The whole world is shocked over the death of legendary footballer Diego Maradona. Not just football, but also other celebrities. Brazilian legend Pele led global tributes to Diego Maradona. Board of Control for Cricket in India President Sourav Ganguly, cricket star Sachin Tendulkar mourned the death of the Argentine legend. Leo...
New travel restrictions have been issued by the French government due to new Covid variant, Omicron, which will take effect on Saturday. Xinhua news agency said, in addition to France's green-orange-red classification method for nations based on their coronavirus pandemic situation, the government has issued a new scarlet list that...
After Ukrainian negotiator David Arakhamia said, "the results of today's meeting are sufficient for a meeting at the leaders' level," crude oil prices reversed course and fell sharply, over 6%, to around $106 a barrel. Over a month after Russia invaded its neighbor, a Russian negotiator welcomed "meaningful" progress with...