Techno-struggles, investigation of those who resist technology

Presentation of the book by its publisher: Tired of being everywhere filmed and policed ? Fed up with all-digital ? You are not alone. While the digitization of the world seems inevitable, accelerated by the Covid pandemic, oppositions are multiplying: resistance to 5G, fight against the deployment of surveillance technologies, contestation of the computerization of … Read more

A thousand reasons to resist technology

Citizen groups who oppose the installation of 5G antennas or the installation of Amazon logistics centers ; neighbors who meet to refuse the installation of meters “ smart » Linky in their building ; farmers who point to the ravages of machinery and reject connected agriculture ; teachers who denounce the blind recourse to “ … Read more

Google Maps wants to save fuel for French motorists

To save money and emit less CO2, motorists can opt for “alternative routes” offered by the application in addition to the fastest route. This is a feature that should interest the French concerned about their ecological footprint, and perhaps even more those who need to save money in view of galloping inflation. Google Maps is … Read more

Ethereum attempts a risky mutation to green the cryptocurrency

Ethereum plans to change the operation of its “block chain” in mid-September to drastically reduce its energy consumption. (Photo: 123RF) London — The second largest cryptocurrency, Ethereum, plans to change the functioning of its “block chain” in mid-September to drastically reduce its energy consumption, a revolution for the network on which a large part of … Read more

The Suzuki S-Cross gets non-rechargeable hybrid technology

An electrified version of a Suzuki crossover is born People who have always dreamed of buying a non-rechargeable hybrid version of the famous adventurer from Suzuki can contact their new car dealership. Indeed, the pre-orders of the vehicle are open. lovers ofcars-motorcycles who follow the news dedicated to companies must cost no less than 31,890 … Read more

More than 20% of agricultural products will apply high technology by 2025 | Economy

Illustration photo: VNA Hanoi (VNA) – The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development expects more than 20 percent of agricultural products to apply high technology by 2025. The target will help boost the productivity growth rate of the work in agriculture, forestry and fishing up to 8% on average per year. According to the ministry, … Read more

Childhood cancers and pollution: the “omerta” continues

There are figures that leave you speechless, and trigger the anger of scientists. Why the environmental problem is not tackled head-on in the fight against childhood cancers ? This is the debate raised by Professor Philip Landrigan, director of the Global Observatory on Planetary Health at Boston College and project manager at the Monaco Scientific … Read more

Technology is changing, costs are falling: how photovoltaics are taking a central place in the energy transition

To reach carbon neutrality by mid-century and limit global warming to 1.5°C compared to the pre-industrial era – as foreseen by the Paris climate agreement – the planet will have to install four times more solar capacity by 2030 than it does today, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA). The good news is that … Read more

Technology is changing, costs are falling: how photovoltaics are taking a central place in the energy transition

To reach carbon neutrality by mid-century and limit global warming to 1.5°C compared to the pre-industrial era – as foreseen by the Paris climate agreement – the planet will have to install four times more solar capacity by 2030 than it does today, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA). The good news is that … Read more

Phenikaa: showcasing Vietnamese talent | Science

Phenikaa LED bulbs. Photo: baodautu.vn Hanoi (VNA) – Phenikaa, a Vietnamese brand known for its smart and eco-friendly products, has just inaugurated the first smart electronics factory in Vietnam and released its LED bulbs. With a closed “Company-University-Laboratory” ecosystem, the group aims to promote Vietnamese talent around the world.Phenikaa LED bulbs. Photo: baodautu.vn If in … Read more