21/07/2019

Consumer & Gadgets

Baby tech: Pampers to deliver a big diaper change

In some home soon, a new parent will enjoy a smartphone glance as the first-time mom reads messages like Claire's diaper is dry. Bottle 46 minutes ago. Asleep 1 hour 22 minutes.

Security

Bluetooth implementation issue raised by team exploring tracking

Bluetooth devices could be giving away your location. That is what Boston University researchers discovered in their explorations, which are detailed in their paper, "Tracking Anonymized Bluetooth Devices" by Johannes Becker, ...

Automotive

UK car sector accelerates towards electric future

Britain's auto industry, seeking to swerve Brexit obstacles, is accelerating toward electrification as consumers shun high-polluting diesels, driven by rapid advances in technology and greener government policy.

Business

China opens up finance sector to more foreign investment

China lifted some restrictions on foreign investment in the financial sector Saturday, as the world's second largest economy fights slowing growth at home and a damaging trade war with the United States.

Business

Iceland tops Europe as most expensive

The hot springs of Iceland are not the only thing making tourists sweat, as a look at the hotel or lunch bill will tell you that most things cost more, sometimes much more, than anywhere else in Europe.