Vaccine passports: what are they and who might need them?

With the acceleration of Covid-19 vaccinations, attention is turning to tools that allow people to prove they have been vaccinated and potentially bypass the stifling restrictions used to fight the…

As locusts invaded East Africa, this technology helped them crush them

“Saying ‘Oh, there are locusts in northern Kenya’ doesn’t help at all,” Cressman said. “We need real-time longitude and latitude coordinates.” Rather than trying to rewrite the locust tracking software…

Is “Femtech” the Next Big Thing in Healthcare?

Clue allows women to do just that with just a few clicks on their smartphone. Today the company has a lot of competition in the area of ​​period tracking and…

Likely legal, ‘vaccine passports’ emerge as upcoming coronavirus divides

Businesses and universities want quick and easy ways to see if students and clients are vaccinated, but conservative politicians have turned “vaccine passports” into a cultural flashpoint.

Breitling gets its game

The cyber world of mobile gaming, digital avatars, and animated stickers may not seem like the most natural environment for a 137-year-old Swiss watchmaker, but Breitling has moved on nonetheless.…

The T-List: Five Things We Recommend This Week

Welcome to the T List, a newsletter from the editors of T Magazine. Every week, we share things that we eat, wear, listen to, or covet now. register here to…

If you care about privacy, it’s time to try a new web browser

Meet the private browsers Firefox Focus, DuckDuckGo, and Brave are all similar, but with a few important differences. Firefox Focus, available only for mobile devices like iPhones and Android smartphones,…

Loan applications in India shame borrowers who cannot repay

HYDERABAD, India – The harassing calls began shortly after sunrise. Kiran Kumar lay in bed and, for hours, pondered how he was going to end his hostage of a lifetime.…

What Sky Bet, the gaming app, knows about you

LONDON – When Gregg finally quit playing at the end of 2018, he was in dire financial straits. He had lost nearly $ 15,000 in a nine-month betting frenzy, in…

Five technological commandments for a safer digital life

Technology is constantly evolving, and so is the way we use it. This means that we are always finding new ways to let our guard down for bad actors to…