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Google Removed Taliban's App from Google Play - 04/04/2016

Google's representatives reported that an Android mobile app developed by Taliban movement has been removed from Google Play online store. A public organization specializing in monitoring the activities of jihadist organizations on the Internet reported about the application on Friday. Late last night, Google’s representatives confirmed to US media the company has removed from Google Play online...

The Mysterious 'Open Letter' to Chinese President - 03/30/2016

Chinese law enforcement agencies are looking for authors of an "open letter" to President Xi Jinping, which calls on him to resign. The authors did not give their names but instead signed as "loyal members of the Communist Party". They accuse the Chinese leader in an authoritarian governing style and numerous failures in domestic and foreign policy. According to the Chinese opposition media,...

Five Hot Scientific News - 03/28/2016

What's new in the science world? 1. Screen wipers for a helmet British consumers now can buy wipers for motorcycle helmets. Feasibility of this gadget is somehow doubtful, yet here is it: modern compact electronics and powerful batteries together make up a device that does not take up much space, can be easily attached to any helmet with help of suction cups , runs on a single charge up to 3...

Cannabis Finds Its Place in the Sun in the US - 03/16/2016

Website Marijuana Business Daily, dedicated to the market of marijuana, has published a study that the US market marijuana could reach the volume of $ 44 billion by 2020. This forecast implies continuation of current trends in the legalization of marijuana, and development of the relevant business. Even in the worst case, the market will grow quite considerably, up $ 24 billion. According to...

A Potentially Dangerous Pesticide Found in German Beer - 02/25/2016

Munich Environmental Institute tested 14 popular brands of beer in Germany and found a pesticide glyphosate in all of them. According to the institute, it can be dangerous to human health, since glyphosate refers to "probably carcinogenic to humans" according to the WHO classification of substances. Other experts believe that the risk is exaggerated, since glyphosate’s content in the beer is too...

Top-Five Scientific News: Tablets Instead of Bicycles and the Longest Flight Ever - 09/09/2015

Here are the five hottest news from innovations world 1. The longest flight The world of civil aviation has got a new record. One of the Middle Eastern carriers announced the launch of nonstop flights on the longest routes in the world. It will connect Dubai to Panama City, capital of the eponymous state in Central America. Boeing-777-200LR will overcome the distance of almost 14 thousand...

Flexibility, the Next Big Thing For Modern Armament - 08/04/2015

The twentieth century has been rich in shifts. When an army’s job was to defeat the opponent, barely a century ago, the number of missions which befall armed forces today has quickly gone from 2 to 4. To defensive and offensive missions, governments have added stability and support operations. This change goes beyond training: it requires for equipment and vehicles to be completely re-thought....

What to Do with Bad Guys, and How Not to Become the Same? - 07/16/2015

Have you ever been in a team with an upstart who kept on the alert the whole team? Cooperation with such people affects productivity, overall atmosphere and self-esteem of each team member. After all, the effect of upstarts’ behavior is cumulative because negative interactions affect our moods more strongly than positive ones. Robert Sutton of Stanford University in his book ‘The No Asshole Rule:...

India is finally realizing the strategic value of the Andamans - 07/15/2015

India has finally preparing the chain of islands in the Andaman & Nicobar for asserting its strategic presence. Having conducted exercises in the waters of the disputed South China Sea, four Indian warships have cruised into the harbour in one of the Nicobar Islands.   The arrival of the warships symbolises how an island chain, which was better known for its honeymoon destination for...

Concentration is Easy - 07/14/2015

Sometimes you have the feeling that you are constantly busy and solve a lot of issues, but not advance in the development of your business or personality? That you are constantly with busy routine, but do not and a step towards your goals? If so, here are four simple advices from the book "Decide. Work Smarter, Reduce Your Stress and Lead by Example" to help increase the job productivity and not...