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11 states where $1 goes the farthest
A dollar isn’t always a dollar, as a recent report makes clear. Sometimes it’s $1.15. Other times it’s less than 85 cents, and it all boils ..
Salmon, fennel and pea risotto
Preparation time: less than 30 minsCooking time: 10 to 30 minsServes: Serves 4-6Risotto is such a quick and easy dish: the creamy rice is co..
Why eating kale in large quantities might not be so good for you
Kale is undoubtedly a healthy vegetable and has spawned many an obsession amongst health-loving bloggers and nutritionists alike. Puns like ..
Hasselback Sweet Potatoes
Hasselback potatoes were created in 1953 by Swedish chef-in-training Leif Elisson. Hasselback potatoes are thinly sliced, but not quite thro..
Mid-Autumn Food Expo opens in Chengdu of China
The 17th Mid-Autumn Food Expo kicked off in Chengdu, southwestern China's Sichuan province, on Sept 19. Major moon cake producers gather..
What is Bitcoin?
Bitcoin is a form of digital currency, created and held electronically. No one controls it. Bitcoins aren’t printed, like dollars or euros..
Huawei to launch Mate 10 armed with new AI-enhanced chipset
Chinese telecom giant Huawei will launch Mate 10 smartphone powered by Kirin 970, a new chipset with built-in artificial-intelligenc..
China pumps 500m yuan into BRICS
China will set aside 500 million yuan ($76 million) for economic and technological cooperation and exchanges among BRICS countries, Presid..
You can tell this robot vacuum where not to clean—and that’s why it’s awesome
Neato’s “No-Go” Lines keep your robot vacuum from making a bigger mess than it can clean up.Neato, the makers of our favorite smart robot ..
What we learned from the Roku IPO filing: It needs ads
OS ANGELES — Streaming TV has so far served to make just Netflix and a handful of others very rich.The Roku player, originally designed t..
Four companies end Ryan Lochte endorsement deals
Four companies on Monday announced they would end their sponsorship deals with U.S. Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte, bringing a sudden stop to c..
Autonomous driving race heating up, nations joining the fray
Autonomous driving is making significant headway in the automobile industry, where multiple players, such as traditional automakers, parts m..
Stanford researchers combine satellite data, machine learning to map poverty
Researchers with Stanford University have used machine learning to extract information about poverty from satellite imagery of areas where s..
Singapore's cuisine: a cultural melting pot
From Peranakan food, to curry fish head, the island nation's culinary offerings are linked to its immigrants "The history of food i..
Usain Bolt accomplishes triple hat-trick
RIO DE JANEIRO - Usain Bolt completed his third straight clean sweep of Olympic sprint events on Friday by leading Jamaica to victory in the..
Snapshots of virtual reality with Nokia camera
Nokia Technologies launched its state-of-the-art virtual reality camera called OZOin the Chinese market as a springboard for the Finnish tec..
China's first"Imagination Roadshow"attracts international investors
A kindling “Imagination Roadshow” was staged as an “Innovation and Entrepreneurship” brand activity, attended by prominent science fiction w..
Try to learn from hero
After watched amazing and wonder swimming match of Rio Olympics Games last week, I begin to exercise in my schedule. I went to swim this aft..