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5 Reasons why LED Street Lights Beat HPS Street Lights

Street lights provide light to the general public when they walk through a street when they drive through a road or go on a journey via highway. Hence, they are nothing less than a guiding beacon for the general public. As they remain ON for a much longer period, they consume much greater energy than residential consumers. So, there...

Reddit is Banning Anyone Who Takes Aimee Challenor’s Name; Here’s Everything You Need to Know

On January 8th, 2021, Twitter banned a sitting US president, Donald Trump, from its platform, sparking a conversation about free speech and censorship on social media platforms. Reddit is not new to this conversation. In 2012, Reddit took down multiple subreddits when a moderator's identity 'got out'. In 2015, Reddit was banning subreddits (communities) on a country-by-country basis. In 2020,...

Suspected vaping illness related contaminant found

For weeks, officials have searched for what could be causing a string of vaping-related respiratory illnesses across the country. Now, they may have found a clue: Many of the products used by the patients contained a common contaminant — an oil derived from vitamin E, according to news reports. The news of the contaminant comes from the U.S. Food and...

7 Apps You Must Have When Working from Home

Working from home can be very rewarding but our homes are not always set up to deal with the deluge of information and requirements for communication as the office is. At home we can’t grab a colleague’s attention across a desk, to ask a quick question or to follow up on a project. Collaboration is often a long drawn out...

Credit Cleaner & IPX DeFi: Unleashing the Full Power of the Eureka Blockchain

The DeFi revolution is just starting, but decentralized finance solutions have already given us a glimpse of how the economy of the future might look like. Open source, inclusive and democratic, the DeFi ecosystem allows anyone, anywhere in the world to ditch centralized third parties and take full control of their finances. However, traditional blockchain infrastructures were limiting the...

What on earth is a Lunibox? Meet the viral art box that’s breaking the internet

Lunibox is a 3D paper-carved art box. It has layers of paper cuttings that are carved in beautiful designs put up one upon the other. On the back, there's an LED that illuminates it all and the end result is a super cool and enchanting art box. Have a look at the below GIF: The company that makes these art...

How Albecca is changing at-home beauty services in the UK during the pandemic

Before Covid-19, the at-home beauty tech sector was already primed for growth. But the pandemic has given it one giant push. Albecca, A cutting-edge mobile app marketplace that uses GPS technology to connect hair and beauty professionals to clients within their geolocation was launched in June of 2020 at the peak of the first wave of coronavirus in the UK...

Start Up Lava E-Remit Set To Launch And Revolutionise Money Transfer Market

Money sent anywhere in the world at the touch of a button. International money transfer online to over 140 countries at the most competitive rates Transfer money using bank, debit, App or cash Exclusive Travel card launching soon Manchester, England. Lava e-remit is proud to announce the launch of their start up on 21 April 2021 which is set to...

Intel’s first AI chip ‘Spring Hill’ unveiled

Intel has unwrapped its first processor that is designed for artificial intelligence and is planned for use in data centres. The new Nervana Neural Network Processor for Inference (NNP-I) processor has a more approachable codename of Spring Hill. Spring Hill is a modified 10nm Ice Lake processor which sits on a PCB and slots into an M.2 port typically used for...

How To Choose Power Efficient Electrical Appliances

When electrical appliances were invented, the focus was more on the invention rather than power consumption. But as soon as electrical appliances became abundant, the need for making them power efficient was felt. Not only power consumption was the issue, but their size was too. For example, you won’t believe that unlike today’s laptop, the size of the initially...