Technology

Full STEAM ahead for US youngsters learning the art of science

LOS ANGELES (AFP) - In a room at the Marciano Art Foundation in Los Angeles, beyond a vast space where paintings and sculptures are...

Discarded napkin helps US police crack 32-year-old murder mystery

WASHINGTON (AFP) - The mystery of the sexual assault and murder of a US teenager in Washington state has been resolved 32 years after...

As Facebook ages, teens look elsewhere to connect

SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) - Manon, 17, has a Facebook account but to connect with her friends she turns to other social networks like Instagram...

Rebel developers are trying to cure our smartphone addiction – with...

TO UNDERSTAND why it’s so hard to pry yourself free from your phone, Facebook account and Twitter, you need to know about BF Skinner’s...

Crypto’s 32-year-old billionaire mining king is mulling an IPO

|     Blake Schmidt     | WITH his baby face, eyeglasses and go-to outfit of T-shirt, jeans and sneakers, Jihan Wu looks more like a geeky teenager...

Asia Pacific forum highlights smart tourism

HCM CITY, Vietnam (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Think smart and make the most of a country’s tourism potential. The arrival of the Internet of Things...

Science ponders what makes something truly addictive

|     Lindsey Tanner     | CHICAGO (AP) - Now that the world’s leading public health group says too much Minecraft can be an addiction, could overindulging...

Dig it: Archaeologists scour Woodstock ‘69 concert field

BETHEL, New York (AP) - Archaeologists scouring the grassy hillside famously trampled during the 1969 Woodstock music festival carefully sifted through the dirt from...

Earth’s intact forests vanishing at accelerating pace

PARIS (AFP) - Earth’s intact forests shrank by an area larger than Austria every year from 2014 to 2016 at a 20 per cent...

S Korea spotlights fourth industrial revolution-related tech to spur growth

SEOUL/DAEJEON (The Japan News/ANN) - Attention is shifting in South Korea towards emerging technologies of the fourth industrial revolution, such as smart tech, artificial...

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