October 16, 2018

How to deal with the most common rideshare driver types

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Using a rideshare app to commute to work is growing in popularity. Many young professionals are foregoing car payments and instead deciding to use services like Uber and Lyft to get around. This also includes business travellers who would rather use a rideshare service than rent a car in the city or town they are […]

Wildflowers as Pesticides

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A Beautiful Solution: UK, Switzerland Experiment With Using Strips of Wildflowers as Natural Pesticides BY RAIN NOE From Core77 Pesticides are bad for humans, and they’ve been linked to everything from birth defects to cancer. They’re not much better for the environment: In “Sustaining the Earth,” textbook author G. Tyler Miller–the man who literally wrote […]

BVI Gov’t launches ‘BVI Open for Business’ app

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Reproduced courtesy of BVINEWS.COM From OECS Thursday, January 11, 2018 — At a time when visitors have been invited back to the British Virgin Islands, Government has launched a ‘BVI Open for Business’ app. The app is an interactive map of the territory detailing the public and private-sector businesses that are now operating. The map […]

Top benefits of real-time tracking for public transport

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The advancements in GPS and cloud technology have made real-time tracking a viable solution for many fleet organizations today, including city bus companies. Where cities and public transport groups have started to implement GPS tracking into their city bus operations the efficiency of their systems have dramatically increased.  This has made a significant impact on […]

Cayman Islands Government & Motorola Agreement signed

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The Cayman Islands will soon be home to the most modern radio system for public safety and emergency communications in the Caribbean, after signing an agreement with Motorola Solutions on Thursday, 14 December 2017. During a press conference the Ministry of Home Affairs announced its newest partnership with the leading supplier of emergency telecommunications equipment. […]

2 ex-Tesla engineers are using an old trick from Elon Musk to build their new startup

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By Danielle Muoi From Business Insider Self-driving cars rely on high-definition maps to know exactly where they are even if GPS fails. Tesla collects data from its cars to build these maps for its Autopilot and self-driving-car efforts. Two former Tesla engineers are taking a page out of Tesla’s book by crowdsourcing data to build […]

New Mercedes S

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New Mercedes S-Class packs a crazy amount of futuristic tech BY STAN SCHROEDER From Mashable Ask any Mercedes enthusiast, and they’ll tell you that the company’s S-Class is the car to beat in the luxury class. It’s so far ahead of everything else, that it usually takes other car makers an entire generation of cars […]

Keep your drone out of no-fly zones or NASA will ruin your toy

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BY MOLLY SEQUIN From Mashable Drones let us do cool things like take neat pictures from overhead views and pretend to be a pilot. But they’ve also been used for more nefarious purposes, like helping prisoners escapeand spying on people. NASA isn’t one to mess around when it comes to security, and their Safeguard technology […]

New tech can wirelessly charge electric cars and smartphones

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From DNA India Stanford scientists have developed a way to wirelessly deliver electricity to moving objects, an advance that could charge electric vehicles, smartphones and medical implants on the go. If electric cars could recharge while driving down a highway, it would virtually eliminate concerns about their range and lower their cost, perhaps making electricity […]

US Marines are trying out a throwaway delivery drone

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By COLIN DAILEDA From Mashable The U.S. Marine Corps is reportedly testing an innovative new way of getting care packages to its troops in the field: disposable drones. The Tactical Air Delivery gliders, as they’re calling them, would be able to deliver up to 700 pounds of food and other supplies, according to IEEE Spectrum. […]