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Businesses are keen to capitalize on Asia’s expanding middle class which is fuelling economic growth with strong consumer demand.
A brain-computer interface allows users with paralysis to connect with and use a tablet device, just by thinking about moving the cursor.
Choose Love lets you buy emergency blankets, solar lamps, school books and even legal services for people forcibly displaced from their homes.
The vast flow of data and money make retail a prime target for cyber criminals.
From airfares to turkeys, Thanksgiving celebrations in the US come at a price. These charts show how consumer spending on the festivities is changing.
Greater adoption of AC will result in an additional demand for power equivalent to the combined current annual electricity consumption of the United States, Japan, and Germany.
Our ancestors probably slept in two shifts, but what does the research say about whether we should it again?
The number of young voters turning up to the polls is increasing, but if political activity is to continue to increase, blogging could be a useful tool to engage the next generation.
As awareness of the environmental pressure that humans are exerting on the planet grows, shops that promote sustainable consumption are becoming more popular.
Alibaba's Singles' Day celebration is the biggest shopping day of the year, with huge amounts spend on 11 November.
Researchers say may childhood apps are more focused on making money than on the child's play experience.
A deeper understanding of Muslim women's clothing could help tackle stereotypes around Islam.