20 February 2018

Why the Twilight series doesn’t deserve our hatred

In this thoughtful 19-minute video essay, cultural critic Lindsay Ellis re-examines the history of hating on the vampire love story Twilight, which reached a fever pitch around 2008/2009. Though there’s […]
20 February 2018

This Computer Uses Light—Not Electricity—To Train AI Algorithms

William Andregg ushers me into the cluttered workshop of his startup Fathom Computing and gently lifts the lid from a bulky black box. Inside, green light glows faintly from a […]
20 February 2018

For Women in Cryptocurrency, a New Effort to Grow Their Ranks

On a rainy Friday evening in February, a dozen women huddled over flutes of champagne in a corner of the cavernous, trendy Williamsburg Hotel in Brooklyn. Varying in age, nationality, […]
20 February 2018

Africa:Africa’s Road Infrastructure in Need of Timely Maintenance

By Abebe Wolde Giorgis The Minister of Transport said roads are among the most important public assets in the countries and timely maintenance of roads brings immediate benefits to road […]
20 February 2018

KFC shuts more stores in chicken crisis

KFC shuts more stores in chicken crisis 20 February 2018 Image copyright Reuters KFC has closed more of its outlets in the UK after delivery problems meant it ran out […]
20 February 2018

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir: Is this the greatest Olympic ‘love story’ ever told?

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir have won two Olympic titles and broken all records – but all anyone is asking is: “Are they going to kiss?”
20 February 2018

Watch how paintballs get made

Science Channel’s popular program How It’s Made toured a paintball factory to see how the colorful welt-causing projectiles are manufactured. (more…)
20 February 2018

Government fails delivery test

A SURVEY commissioned by the Office of the Prime Minister last year concluded that many people expressed dissatisfaction with service delivery by most government ministries and agencies.
20 February 2018

Change of command at 12 Motorised Infantry Brigade

THERE was a change of command at the 12 Motorised Infantry Brigade of the Namibian Defence Force yesterday at Keetmanshoop, as brigadier general Kashindi Eusebius ya Kashindi was installed as […]
20 February 2018

IUM to build new hostels

THE International University of Management (IUM) has announced the construction of new hostel facilities that will begin next month.