Category: World News

Ivory Coast bans sale of alcohol sachets

Ivory Coast’s government has banned the production, importation and sale of alcohol in sachets on health grounds. The small plastic bags, containing rum, vodka or other spirits, are popular with those on a budget...

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Facebook’s Internet Drone: How It Works

“Facebook’s Internet drone, Aquila, will fly above conventional air traffic for up to three months and provide internet connectivity to the most remote place on earth.” – Mark Zucerkberg/Facebook Facebook is ready to take to...

Check In to Japan’s Creepy Robot Hotel

Nagasaki’s Henn-na Hotel will feature ten robotic, but startlingly human-like, members of staff. Now scientists are working on them being able to sweat and have goose-bumps. The robot will check you in, take your...

Did you know that?!

Dubai’s Burj Khalifa has the world’s third-fastest elevator in the world, according to data released by Emporis. The company found that the fastest elevators in the world were in Taiwan’s Taipei 101, which were manufactured...