The Global Economy May Be Affected By China’s Robot Revolution

Other nations may be affected due to China installing more robots than any other nation. The International Federation of Robotics estimates that shipments of robots to the second largest economy in the world will nearly double to 160,000 in 2019 even as it has already jumped 27 percent to about 90,000 units last year, marking a single-country record and…

Harvard Research Says That On Issues Of Climate Concerns Exxon Duped Public

According to Harvard University researchers writing in a peer-reviewed journal, even as Exxon Mobil Corp.’s own scientists determined man-made global warming was real and a serious threat, it spent the last 40 years undermining public concern over climate change. “Exxon Mobil contributed to advancing climate science — by way of its scientists’ academic publications —…

Wal-Mart collaborates with Google’s voice assistant to provide voice-shopping

In 2018, it will capitalize on this further by enabling voice Google powered shopping across its 4,700 brick and mortar stores. In a development that marks the opening of a second front on Wal-Mart Stores assault on Amazon.com Inc, the company is teaming up with Google to enter the nascent voice-shopping market that is at…

To Trace Food Contamination With Blockchain, IBM Partners With Nestle, Unilever And Other Food Giants

In an effort to reduce food contamination by using blockchain, IBM has been joined by a group of global food giants including the likes of Nestle, Unilever and Walmart. In order to trace the source of contaminated produce IBM would enable global food businesses to use its blockchain network, the corporation announced on Tuesday. According to…

CNN partners with Snapchat with its ‘The Update’ daily show

The strategic shift to harness social media in delivering news has attracted younger viewers who watch it at least thrice a week. In a significant development that underscores a potential strategic shift in CNN’s approach to delivering news, on Monday it began streaming “The Update”, a daily show on Snapchat. Each episodes features at least…

Japan launches third GPS satellite

The development assumes significance with it having national security implications, especially with North Korea in its neighborhood. The Japanese government has disclosed that it launched a Japan on Saturday launched an H-2A rocket carrying a geo-positioning satellite into orbit following a week-long delay. The development assumes significance being Japan’s third geo-positioning satellite, which will be…