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  • Think tank suggests freelancers should be entitled to higher minimum wage - A recent report published by a Demos think tank, suggests flexible workers and contractors should be able to enjoy a higher minimum wage as compared to those who have a secure employment. Sources allege the report is financed by NatWest Bank. An increased minimum wage will also motivate workers from...
  • Smartphones create generational and income divide - The 93-year-old was unimpressed when he recently became the owner of an iPhone. He was gifted with an iPhone as his old phone stopped working. But it was being difficult for him to even make and receive call from the new phone. He thought the old traditional mobile phone was...
  • Radiation from CT scans associated with higher risk for cancer - Based on a latest study, exposure to radiation from CT scans is more vulnerable to higher risks of developing thyroid cancer and leukemia.  The study was published in journal JNCI Cancer Spectrum. For the study, the research team examined the National Health Insurance dataset in Taiwan from the period of...
  • Tata Steel announces to cut 3000 jobs - Latest news suggests Tata Steel is to cut as many as 3000 jobs in its European business. The plan comes forth as the Indian multinational steel-making company tries to cope with a “severe” international steel market. According to reports, the company attributes the decision to its focus on higher-value products....
  • Invisible barcodes to change the face of recycling - A lot of us struggle to figure if the waste items can be recycled. Similarly machines can have the same problem while sorting. The confusion has prevented several countries from achieving their target recycling rate. In order to alienate this dilemma, the technology of “invisible barcode” has been piloted. Through...

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Think tank suggests freelancers should be entitled to higher minimum wage

Think tank suggests freelancers should be entitled to...

A recent report published by a Demos think tank, suggests flexible workers and contractors should be able to enjoy a higher minimum wage...
‘Sexist’ credit card drags Apple into investigation

‘Sexist’ credit card drags Apple into investigation

A latest investigation carried out by a US financial regulator throws light on different credit limits for men and women offered by Apple’s...
Scientists create a double sticky tape inspired by spiders

Scientists create a double sticky tape inspired by...

Team of scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have designed a double-sided tape which sticks to the body tissue after surgery. Sources...

Industry

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Tata Steel announces to cut 3000 jobs

Tata Steel announces to cut 3000 jobs

Latest news suggests Tata Steel is to cut as many as 3000 jobs in its European business. The plan comes forth as the...
Tech companies should take responsibility of preventing children from viewing porn- Pope Francis

Tech companies should take responsibility of preventing children...

Pope Francis has urged hi-tech companies such as Google, Apple and Facebook to urgently take measures to prevent children from viewing child porn...
European Investment Bank cancels funding on fossil fuels

European Investment Bank cancels funding on fossil fuels

According to a latest report, the European Union will withdraw from funding gas, oil and coal projects at the end of 2021. The...

Healthcare

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Radiation from CT scans associated with higher risk for cancer

Radiation from CT scans associated with higher risk...

Based on a latest study, exposure to radiation from CT scans is more vulnerable to higher risks of developing thyroid cancer and leukemia. ...
Experts suggest complementary cancer therapies to do more harm than good

Experts suggest complementary cancer therapies to do more...

Based on findings from a recent Cancer Conference, cancer patients are required to tell their doctors if they are taking herbal products for...
Facebook pulls down 11.6 million posts on child abuse

Facebook pulls down 11.6 million posts on child...

In the latest update, Facebook has pulled down harmful content from its platform. The figures released suggest 11.6 million pieces of inappropriate content...

Science and Technology

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Smartphones create generational and income divide

Smartphones create generational and income divide

The 93-year-old was unimpressed when he recently became the owner of an iPhone. He was gifted with an iPhone as his old phone...

Researchers introduce gaming to Autonomous vehicle

Latest study led by a team of researchers from the University of Waterloo have designed games for autonomous vehicles. Sources suggest these are...
NASA deploys solar power generator to space station

NASA deploys solar power generator to space station

NASA will deploy a new solar power generator prototype on the first 2020 NASA flight launch to the International Space Station. The generator...