Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Science & Technology

Water-soluble ‘plastic’ may reduce ocean pollution

China Daily:-  The innovation, jointly developed in China, could reduce the threat the material poses in seas across the world. Chilean businessman Roberto Astete has had the same dream for several...

Saint Lucian Students Display Robotics Skills

Press Release:-  St. Lucian students from four schools participated in a two-day hackathon event to showcase their new skills as part of a United States Government-supported Robotics and Coding pilot...

Scientists Produce Babies From Same-Sex Mice Pairs

AFP:-  A team of researchers has produced viable offspring from same-sex pairs of mice, using a novel technology that involves stem cells altered to remove certain genes. While the applications...

BBC News disrupted by software glitch

BBC:-  The BBC had to replace live broadcasts with recorded material on its TV news channels for about an hour on Wednesday following a technical glitch. The News at Six was...

Flow Connects Saltibus with High-Speed Internet, HD TV

Press Release:-  Hundreds of residents in the communities of Daban, Getrine, La Haut, Londonderry, Park Estate and Saltibus can now apply for high-speed broadband access and take advantage of high-definition television, as a major...

Facebook security breach: Up to 50m accounts attacked

BBC:-  Facebook has said “almost 50 million” of its users were left exposed by a security flaw. The company said attackers were able to exploit a vulnerability in a feature known...

‘Robot millipede’ can deliver drugs inside human body

Sky News:-  A "robot millipede" could be used to deliver drugs to specific parts of a patient's body. Crawling straight from the pages of a science fiction novel, the "millirobot" is...
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Invest Saint Lucia Hosts Investor Mission and Career Fair

PRESS RELEASE: Castries, Monday September 24th 2018 – Invest Saint Lucia (ISL), in collaboration with Nearshore Americas - a leading international firm that conducts independent research on IT, digital business...

Local Entrepreneur Hosts Web Building Seminar

Press Release:-  This new age of Technology has catapulted a generation into a novel way of doing business. The landscape has changed, as has the language of conducting business. Most...

Teenage fan hacks into Apple network

Sky News:-  A teenager has said he hacked into Apple's main computer network because he was a fan of the company and had hoped to work for them. The 16-year-old, from...