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Archives for January 12, 2021

How a lawbreaking international coalition failed to overthrow Venezuela’s government

By Vijay Prashad and Carlos Ron / Globetrotter On January 5, 2021, the newly elected National Assembly took its seats in Venezuela’s capital. That day the Lima Group released a statement most of its members signed saying that they did not recognize the legality of the assembly. They called upon countries around the world to “disregard” the […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 12 January 2021 – NO new positives

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 182 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Monday, 11 January 2021. All were negative. The number of people in isolation, either at a government facility or in their homes as required by the Medical Officer of Health, is 1,187. The […]

Mercedes me Eco Coach: a personal trainer for eco−friendly driving

12 January 2021, Stuttgart – More and more Mercedes-Benz customers are deciding in favor of an all-electric vehicle or plug-in hybrid. To give customers special support when switching over to the age of electric mobility, Mercedes-Benz has developed an intelligent, digital personal trainer: the Mercedes me Eco Coach. This is the latest member in the eco-system […]

STEYR, New Holland Agriculture, CASE Construction Equipment and FPT Industrial win prestigious 2020 Good Design® Awards

CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI) agricultural brands, STEYR and New Holland Agriculture, alongside global construction equipment brand CASE and global powertrain brand FPT Industrial, have all been awarded prestigious 2020 Good Design® Awards. Conferred by the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and the European Centre for Architecture, Art, Design and […]

Artificial Intelligence in the 21st Century

by Hani Zeini Artificial intelligence has become a large part of our day-to-day lives. Nowadays, you can find machine intelligence everywhere, whether it is through an announcement at the airport, in automatic directions in smartphones, or even in a cruise controller. Although some people have been using artificial intelligence for quite some time,it is becoming […]

COVID has underscored the need for safe drinking water—but not everyone has it

COVID can’t be transmitted through drinking water, but that doesn’t mean your tap water is safe. By Lorraine Chow / Independent Media Institute When the COVID-19 outbreak swept across the U.S., toilet paper, hand sanitizer and Clorox wipes flew off store shelves. But shopping carts have also been full of something that most Americans get […]

Change for Change Coin Drive for Cayman Islands Meals on Wheels – Jan 29&30

It’s that time of the year again! Time to gather up your loose change, empty your coin jar and give from the heart as we come together as a community to raise much needed funds for the Cayman Islands Meals on Wheels (MOW) through their annual ¢hange for ¢hange Coin Drive. Over 200 volunteers will […]

5 mobile security leaks you should know and be able to prevent

By Emma Coffinet The risks to mobile security and the number of security threats that mobile phones have continued to increase year after year. As if that isn’t enough bad news, once a phone gets hacked, it may become a pathway to hacking other devices that are connected to it. This is because, within a […]

Cayman Islands Olympic Committee announces Lori Powell as Interim President 2021

From Cayman Islands Olympic Committee On behalf of the Cayman Islands Olympic Committee we would like to wish a Happy New Year. The Cayman Islands Olympic Committee (CIOC) is delighted to announce that Ms. Lori Powell, Vice President will take on the role as the CIOC’s Interim President 2021. The current 2 CIOC Executive Officers […]

Dr. Stuart Weiss: COVID-19 Update Monday 11-Jan-2021

By Dr. Stuart Weiss, Intelligent Crowd Solutions Rapid Test Center of New YorkDr. Stuart Weiss, FACEP, FAAP, CBCP January 11, 2021 CoViD-19 News and Information you can trust.Welcome new readers from the Rapid Test Center. Topics: Post New Year’s numbers, Take care of yourself Post New Year’s Eve numbersThis week, we are really seeing the […]