Category: Tech

Iran cryptocurrency, blackouts

Iran imposes four-month ban on cryptocurrency mining after blackouts

Story by AFP Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday imposed a four-month ban on all cryptocurrency mining, a day after the country’s energy minister...

Internet Explorer, Microsoft, retirement

Microsoft announces retirement of Internet Explorer

Story by AFP Microsoft said it is retiring Internet Explorer, the browser it created more than 25 years and which is now largely abandoned as people instead use...

Bitcoin China, cryptocurrency

Bitcoin struggles for footing on worries over China, leverage

Story by Reuters Bitcoin regained some ground on Thursday from the previous session’s brutal slide to four-month lows but was weighed down by concerns over...

Nihao Mars, China, Zhurong rover, Red Planet

‘Nihao Mars’: China’s Zhurong rover touches down on Red Planet

Story by AFP China’s probe to Mars touched down on the Red Planet early Saturday to deploy its Zhurong rover, state media reported, a triumph for Beijing’s...

Solar refrigerator, ice

Solar refrigerator that keeps food cold without ice

Mobile refrigerators are in dire need, especially in poor countries. Mobile refrigerators are also essential for the cold chain of vaccines. A revolutionary...

Underwater kite, electricity, tidal wave

Experiments underway to generate electricity using underwater kite

Although we have experimented with generating electricity from kites flying in the air, a new experiment is being conducted with a kite-like swimming device that can...

Transparent pool London, high-rises, Transparent pool London

Transparent pool to open between London high-rises

A development in London is preparing to open the world’s largest freestanding acrylic pool structure — a transparent-bottom pool suspended 115 feet over the...

Paint Purdue University, Ultra white paint

Researchers create new paint that could cool your home!

Researchers from Purdue University in the U.S. have developed an ‘ultra-white’ paint, which when painted onto buildings, can reflect the sunlight falling on them and...

NASA carbon dioxide, NASA, Mars

NASA converts carbon dioxide from air on Mars into breathable oxygen

Story by Reuters NASA has logged another extraterrestrial first on its latest mission to Mars: converting carbon dioxide from the Martian atmosphere into pure,...

Albert Einstein, digital Albert Einstein

Ask anything from digital Albert Einstein and he will answer it

Albert Einstein is undoubtedly a great scientist and now a big project has been announced through which people can ask Einstein questions. It shows Einstein speaking...