Category Archives: Science & Tech

Every Bit of Your Coin’s Worth

If you have paid even a small ounce of attention to any media news you will have noticed the hype surrounding cryptocurrency investment over the last few years, with particular prominence the years of 2017 and 2018. Skyrocketing to a peak of a little bit

Is E-Commerce the Holy Grail of Retail?

The world has made a swift transition from conventional commerce to E-commerce in the recent past, and the impact has been all-encompassing and enduring. Customers are embracing the e-commerce route with gusto, compelling the big businesses to jump onto the bandwagon and small businesses to

Are drones a step in the wrong direction?

Sixteen years ago this month, an unmanned drone was used for the very first time to launch a targeted killing. The intended target was Osama bin Laden, and the people responsible for launching the attack were the CIA. It marked the first of many drone

Is STEM education beneficial in the elementary classroom?

For the past twenty years STEM has been the center of focus for many governments, institutions and corporations in the field of education. Billions of dollars have been invested in science, technology, engineering and mathematics education. By now, most of us are all familiar with

David Michigan and the rise of Instagram fitness trainers

YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat. There’s something that all these platforms have in common beyond social media, and it might just surprise you. The growth of social media has given rise to plenty of new fads and trends, but there’s one trend which looks like it’s here

The layman’s guide to cryptocurrency and bitcoin

Talking about cryptocurrency is not new. It is already a household name worldwide. At the same time, we can’t talk about cryptocurrency without mentioning Bitcoin. Created in 2009, Bitcoin is a digital currency introduced as open source software by an MIT student named Satoshi Nakamoto.

Chasing the fountain of youth

For as long as civilization has been around, people have been obsessed with staying young. The obsession, in the past was simply stemmed from the desire to stay away from old age. The association implied that old age was just a stepping stone towards death.

Convergence: where entertainment meets technology

Convergence has been the buzzword since the publication of Thomas Friedman’s trail-blazing book titled ‘The World is Flat.’ Technology, finance and democracy are intersecting to make the world a level-playing field between the developed and developing countries and heralding a quantum leap in the human

Apps worth spending money on

The Internet of Things (IoT) has truly taken over our lives. Most of us, no matter what time of day, have a smart phone or mobile device close at hand. While the app market is full of useful and fun free apps, there are some

How Tech Disrupted the Business World

Technology has always played an integral part in society, but it is only recently that digitalization has been expanded and adopted on a global scale. According to Oklahoma Small Business Development Centers, “technological infrastructure affects the culture, efficiency and relationships of a business”, furthermore, it