How the retail industry can reduce the unemployment rate

retail industry

The unemployment rate is always an ongoing challenge for the government. Less people out of work means fewer people claiming job seekers allowance and a rise of overall disposable income, which are both advantages for the state of the economy. With the closure of high street stores set to continue in 2019, and retail workers

Can Britain ever achieve a zero waste to landfill figure?

New guidelines in 2011 were introduced that stipulate all businesses and organisations now have to apply waste hierarchy systems when dealing and disposing of waste. These rules suggest that all organisations who deal with waste should dispose of it in an environmentally friendly way. What is clear is that older forms of disposing of waste,

5 Important Details You Didn’t Know about Power Steering

5 Important Details You Didn’t Know about Power Steering

Unless you’re a vehicle mechanic or car enthusiast, it’s likely you don’t have a lot of knowledge about power steering. You may know that your vehicle has it and the fluid needs to be refilled from time to time. However, that may be where your education has stopped. In today’s short article, we’re going to

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

What’s in store for vehicle technology in the next few years?

electric car

The automotive industry is changing all the time; with technology progressing at a rapid pace, manufacturers must compete to bring out new and innovative designs all the time. Whether the focus is on making our vehicles more environmentally friendly, or keeping us safe on the motorways, the driving experience is always being improved. But what’s

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

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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 Google Stadia is going to shake-up the games industry

Google Stadia

For the last 4 decades we’ve been playing videogames in much the same way – via a box plugged into a TV. Although consoles have increased dramatically in terms of power in that time, the overall setup hasn’t really changed all that much – until last week when Google announced their new gaming platform called

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