Jason Marques

Support your local businesses

local business

Ever wondered why it’s important to support the local economy?  Business gas supplier, Flogas, explain: Local economy When we support our local businesses, we are doing more than just putting money into their till — we are boosting the local economy. Research has found that 63p out of every £1 is returned into the local

How buildings use technology for climate control

architecture

Buildings across the world are becoming more and more advanced over time thanks to the influx of modern technologies and developments. It makes a lot of sense, then, that equally advanced tech should be used to keep these buildings cool! Here, we explore the world’s most complex buildings, and how they have adapted to deal

Why people shouldn’t be feeling skeptical about self-driving vehicles

self driving car

Why people shouldn’t be feeling skeptical about self-driving vehicles We are getting closer and closer to seeing autonomous vehicles as part of our everyday lives. Mercedes and Lexus are just two big-name vehicle manufacturers to have already announced that they are looking into autonomous car technology, for instance, while rumors have emerged that Apple and

How reliable is a home DNA test?

DNA test

Analysing a person’s DNA used to be a long, difficult and expensive process – reserved for police investigations and high-tech labs. But with recent advances in technology, it’s now possible for anyone to produce a sample at home and send it off for testing for as little as £100. As a result, home DNA testing

The winter commute: How can the UK prepare for icy conditions?

icy road

Many of us will agree that snow and ice in the UK can bring chaos for commuters. As we head further into the winter months, drivers all over the country will be watching the weather for potential snow forecasts. As a country with typically mild weather, the Brits can seem ill prepared for extreme weather

How will Brexit affect the UK’s imports and exports?

UK trade

British sportswear brand Gola are known around the world for their women’s silver trainers and other athletic products. They are one of many UK companies that could be affected by outcome of the Brexit negotiations. In this article, they help up take a in-depth look at the import-export business. How will Brexit affect our ability

Another diesel family has died: Porsche drops diesel engines

Porsche

German luxury automaker Porsche has decided to shift over the alternative energy and drop diesel engines. Diesel is almost dead, after the decision of the world’s largest automaker to drop the diesel engines forever, several automakers plan to drop the diesel engines including Jaguar and Subaru. Now in the row, world’s well-known luxury car manufacturer

The EU are about to introduce a “Digital Tax” on tech giants

Amazon

The European Union looks likely to introduce a so-called ‘digital tax’ that would make it harder for technology giants such as Google, Facebook and Amazon to avoid paying an appropriate amount of tax on sales made in Europe. The UK introduced a similar system in October, and the EU could be following their lead by