• HOME & GARDEN
    Norway’s New Invaders: Invaders in the Garden

    (Guest post by Malene Nygård. Photo: KENPEI / Wikimedia commons CA BY-SA 3.0) Garden plants have a long tradition in Norway; from being used as medicine and food in the gardens of Catholic monasteries in the Middle Ages to today’s exotic ornamental plants. But this tradition also represents several centuries of unmonitored introductions of alien species, […]

  • HOME & GARDEN
    Amazon’s Alexa is now at home in new subdivisions, hotels

    Armida Rosales and her husband, Arnold, had not thought much about voice-activated technology in their new Maple Valley home, but Amazon’s Alexa was included and the family likes the convenience. Rosales is seen in an Echo “Spot” camera. (Greg Gilbert/The Seattle Times) Amazon is working with homebuilders and hoteliers to make its smart speaker and […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Indian govt steps up focus on electronics exports, new policy to outline measures

    The government is drafting the upcoming National Electronics Policy (NEP) with an increased focus on exports as it looks to harness the local capacity in electronic goods, including smartphones built for the domestic market, a top official told ET. The idea is to ensure that there is no excess manufacturing capacity and instead utilise the same to build products for customers […]

  • COMPUTERS
    Dell Unveils Refreshed Latitude, OptiPlex, and Precision Workstations, New P-Series Monitors

    HIGHLIGHTS Dell Precision mobile workstations are smaller and lighter Latitude, Precision, OptiPlex, and Towers, will be available from May All devices are powered by the latest Intel-core processor Dell has announced a slew of updates to its professional PC lineup. It has unveiled new versions of the Dell Latitude, OptiPlex, Dell Precision, and P-Series workstations. Dell says its updated […]

  • CLOTHING
    New men’s clothing store launches in The Meadows

    Tony D. Brewer Sr. enjoys good clothing. It’s one reason he decided to start his first business venture with a men’s clothing store at The Meadows shopping center. His store name: The Classic Man. Brewer’s business was the first new store to sign on at the newly owned and managed shopping center on Terre Haute’s […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    New technique of “sewing” crystals together to herald new electronics

    WASHINGTON, March 8 (Xinhua) — American scientists have found a new technique to “sew” two patches of crystals seamlessly together at the atomic level to create atomically-thin fabrics. The study, published on Thursday in the journal Science, has opened up new possibilities for flexible LEDs or atom-thick two dimensional circuits that work both horizontally and […]

  • CLOTHING
    Macy’s new ‘modest’ clothing line presents options for Bay Area Muslim women

    This hand-dyed luxury vicose hijab is part of the “Verona Collection,” introduced on Feb. 15, 2018 by Macy’s. The collection consists of ready-to-wear pieces including dresses, tops, cardigans, pants and hijabs in a variety of colors and fabrics and is available only on macys.com. (Courtesy Macy’s) The line of “modest” clothing geared toward Muslim women […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Best New Features in 2018 Laptops

    Over the past year, consumers have seen a number of exciting developments in laptops, and more are coming in the next few months. That could make 2018 a good time to consider a new laptop. Once the 2018 computers arrive in stores in the coming months, you’re likely to find more quad-core processors, which help speed […]

  • COMPUTERS
    Asus Launches New ROG Gaming Laptops in India: Price, Specifications

    HIGHLIGHTS Asus ROG Strix HERO edition, SCAR edition gaming notebooks were launched Asus Strix GL503 gaming notebooks were also launched at the event The price for ROG Strix HERO Edition starts at Rs. 92,990 Expanding its Republic of Gamers (ROG) lineup of gaming laptops in India, Asus on Wednesday unveiled ROG Strix HERO edition, SCAR edition gaming notebooks, and […]