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IoT Breakthroughs in Taiwan

The Taiwan economy is performing respectably this year on the back of ascendant global demand for electronics products. In the January-March 2017 period, exports jumped 15.1% year-on-year, the fastest growth in six years. Economists say the gross domestic product should expand 2% this year, the best performance since 2014. The Taiwanese government has long urged industry to boost spending on ... Read More »

Malaysia – the Ultimate Foodie Destination

Malaysia is a diverse and multi-racial country rich in culture and heritage. As a result of all the cultures thrown into her proverbial pot, Malaysia is home to a myriad of hard-to-resist food selections. The culinary landscape in the country changes dramatically from one region to the next, making it difficult to pinpoint a specific location for each culinary delight. ... Read More »

Oil Pulling Helps With Oral Health

The term oil pulling does seem strange but is actually a remedy advocated by the traditional Ayurvedic medical practice. The Ayurvedic practice is based on the usage of natural products and daily practices that will have a lasting effect on one’s health. Oil pulling helps in keeping teeth healthy the natural way and from feedback received from those who have ... Read More »

Must-Know Etiquette For Japan’s Capsule Hotel

For many travelers, life is all about new experiences. They are seeking truly authentic travel experiences to create memories that will last a lifetime. As a matter of fact, the pursuit of unique travel experience continues to influence travelers when it comes to choosing where to go next. While many travelers are still content with sightseeing at top tourist attractions, ... Read More »

IoT for Better Air Quality Monitoring

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), more than 5.5 million people worldwide die each year as a result of air pollution. Many of these deaths occur in large cities, where exhaust from cars, factories, and power plants fills the air with hazardous particles. In response to a growing concern about the effects of air pollution, many cities have improved ... Read More »

Your Ultimate Ramen Guide

For many travelers to Japan, there is none quite as hearty as a good bowl of steaming hot ramen, especially on cold winter days. Furthermore, ramen is inexpensive and widely available that makes it an ideal option for budget travelers. Do you know that ramen wasn’t always so affordable? In the past, ramen was actually considered as a luxury food ... Read More »

AI, Cognitive IoT, and Blockchain for Intelligent Connected Products

The Internet of Things (IOT) has the potential to encompass and instrument a large range of connected devices including home appliances and utilities, wearables, homes and corporate buildings, industrial processes, medical devices, law-enforcement devices, military equipment, and other connected applications that today might be barely imaginable. Today, “Things” are simply those computerized and networked devices that become part of the ... Read More »

Managing Type 2 Diabetes

There are two types of diabetes, type 1 and type 2. Type 1 diabetes is normally found in children which then becomes a life-long disease where the body does not produce any insulin. Type 2 diabetes known as adult-onset diabetes is a disease that afflicts mostly those who are in the mature age group. However, with rising affluence, people of ... Read More »

The Ultimate North Island New Zealand Road Trip

The best way to discover the real New Zealand is most definitely through a road trip. New Zealand is a destination that will reignite your love for the great outdoors – from rugged mountains and freezing glaciers to thermal hot springs, active volcanoes, and deserted beaches. Depending on your preference, you can travel by car and stay in hotels or ... Read More »

IoT Implementation in Domino’s Pizza

While other fast food firms are playing catch-up on home delivery, Domino’s has been on the frontline since the 1960s. Built around a delivery model from the get-go, 60% of Domino’s business now comes in from digital channels, as opposed to the traditional telephone ordering of the past. That totaled $5.6 billion in global digital sales in 2016. Why Is ... Read More »