November 18, 2019

Our commitment to gender equality in IP

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From Elizabeth Peckham, IAM International Women’s Day 2019 (Friday 8 March) celebrates a better, more balanced world, and here at IAM we are acknowledging women’s achievements in IP while calling for a more gender-balanced industry. However, we believe it’s important to do more than just talk about this issue; it’s essential to take action. That’s why we […]

Book students should read

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The one book every student should read in 2018, according to Harvard professors By Abby Jackson From Business Insider Harvard University professors constantly read and assign texts to their students. So they know a good book when they see one. With that in mind, Business Insider asked professors at Harvard to share the single book they think every […]

Trinidadian claims coveted Commonwealth Caribbean Rhodes Scholarship

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By Barbados Today From St Lucia Online (BARBADOS TODAY) – Mandela Patrick, a 22-year-old Computer Science major from Trinidad and Tobago, is the winner of the 2018 Commonwealth Caribbean Rhodes Scholarship. He was chosen today from a field of nine candidates from Barbados, Dominica, St Lucia, Antigua and Barbuda and The Bahamas. Mandela, who did […]

Australia: Hospital to get first dedicated 3D tissue-printing facility

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By Steve Dent From engadget Australian doctors foresee machines in operating theaters, “ready to print tissue as needed.” You still can’t get a 3D-printed liver transplant made from your own cells, but an Australian hospital is trying to push the tech into the mainstream. The Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in Brisbane is building a […]

The 10 most important lessons IT learned in 2015

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By Conner Forrest from TechRepublic Every year brings with it new challenges, and new lessons, for IT in the enterprise. Here are 10 of the lessons IT learned this past year. The end of a year is always a good time for reflection, especially so if you’re evaluating what your business did right and what […]

Increased coffee consumption lowers risk of type 2 diabetes – study

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From Caribbean360 MASSACHUSETTS, United States, Friday May 2, 2014 – New research published in Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes) shows that increasing coffee consumption by on average one-and-half cups per day (approx 360ml) over a four-year period reduces the risk of type 2 diabetes by 11 percent. The […]