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70,000 household electrical appliances in Saudi recalled for non-conformity

Computer monitors are displayed at a store in Havana April 1, 2008. Cubans crowded shops on Tuesday to buy DVD players and electric bikes that went on sale for the first time as new President Raul Castro moved to lift many restrictions in the

Looking to replace Chinese imports, US turns to Indian products

NEW DELHI: Amid rising trade tensions, American importers of sports goods, toys, stationery, cables and electronics parts have reached out to Indian sellers of these goods as Chinese products become expensive due to the US-China trade war. The US is looking to replace Chinese exports

Trump raises the bar on Made in America products

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trumphas signed an executive order that raises the standards for products to be designated as Made in America, which will have a major impact on procurement of products by the federal and state government that runs into billions. “Today, I’m pleased to announce that

The challenge of respecting traditional knowledge

Recognizing, respecting and protecting the rights of indigenous peoples, which includes “traditional knowledge”, is not only enshrined in the Philippine constitution, but recognized internationally as expressed in the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) Indigenous

IRCS providing flood survivors with 10,000 home appliance packages

TEHRAN – Iran Red Crescent Society (IRCS) volunteer organization started on Saturday distributing some 10,000 packages of essential household appliances to the flood-hit families, head of IRCS, Ali Asghar Peyvandi, has said. After flood hit many provinces in the country, people joined hands and

What you should know before buying a smart appliance in 2019

WHAT EXACTLY IS A SMART APPLIANCE? Smart appliances take things a step further, beyond just basic functionality. Your fridge can do more than just keep your food cool, and your oven can do more than simply cook your meals. Smart appliances attempt to be

A 3-Step Process for Creating Great Products Every Time

Nearly every startup prides itself on its proprietary software products. And that’s no surprise: Digital systems are crucial to operations and hold most of the value of everything founders and their teams work to build. Therefore, getting the development process correct from the get-go

A Five-Bedroom Apartment in a New Condo Conversion on Manhattan’s Upper West Side

The five-bedroom apartment is one of 13 luxury residences in a new condo conversion by Tamarkin Co. of a Beaux Arts former school on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. JOSHUA MCHUGH Listing of the Day Location: Upper West Side, Manhattan Price: $10.3 million This five-bedroom apartment is

Traditional offices v/s co-working spaces

Over the last decade, co-working spaces have revolutionized the way people work. The model has been a huge hit with everyone—from start-ups to digital nomads to big players. Here’s a look at how they compare to traditional workspaces. [“source=livemint”]

LED MUSIC VISUALIZER BESPECKLES YOUR BEDROOM

When it comes to wall-mounted ornamentation, get ready to throw out your throw-rugs and swap them for something that will pop so vividly, you’ll want to get your eyes checked. To get our eyes warmed up and popping, [James Best] has concocted a gargantuan 900-RGB-LED