Cleaning up: the social media stars making housework cool | Life and style

There were fears that this autumn’s bumper crop of books would see some titles overlooked – but one volume definitely didn’t get brushed under the carpet. This Is Me by Sophie Hinchliffe, better known as the Instagram cleaning sensation Mrs Hinch, was the runaway hit of Super Thursday on 1 Continue Reading

Making a demon of JK Rowling is a wretched sport, born of misogyny and resentment | Catherine Bennett | Opinion- Tempemail

The most powerful way to attack a book, Salman Rushdie writes in his memoir, Joseph Anton, “is to demonise its author, to turn him into a creature of base motives and evil intentions”. The same thing, it turns out, can be said of a “her”. Now that Twitter content doubles Continue Reading

‘We are creating change’: the ethical phone maker making business fair | Money

With the pressures on society and the world thrown back into the spotlight by Covid-19, now is the time to readdress where and how we spend our money to do so in a way that is better for all, not only ourselves. That means trying to buy as ethically and Continue Reading

Tesla becomes world’s most valuable carmaker without making a profit | Technology

Tesla has overhauled Japanese rival Toyota to become the world’s most valuable automotive company. Despite never having made a profit, the billionaire Elon Musk’s electric car manufacturer has been tipped by some pundits to achieve a valuation of more than $1tn (£800bn) as demand for electric vehicles soars. Shares in Continue Reading

SA Startup Making Waves with New COVID-19 Tracing Tech | Tempemail

Sourced from Forbes. A South African startup has launched a cheap approach to contact tracing in efforts to help with coronavirus measures. Contact tracing is a method of tracking used in countries like the United Kingdom, Singapore and South Korea to aid in containing SARS-CoV-2 infections. The tracing is able Continue Reading

Mobile telecom industry making rapid progress toward 5G: Survey- Tempemail

Read Article Mobile service providers say they are making substantial progress toward ushering in a new generation of 5G Networks that will enable ultra-high-speed mobile connectivity and a wide variety of new applications and smart infrastructure use cases. Progress includes steady work toward virtualizing core network functions and a reexamination Continue Reading

5 Innovative Start-ups Making Offices More Secure In A Post COVID World- Tempemail

Read Article The month of June weighs heavy on safety protocols as the lockdown will be lifting. In a phased manner, offices will resume operations with an entirely new set of priorities. Regular sanitisation of common areas before shifts and staggered lunch and break timings while maintaining social distancing are Continue Reading

Google Maps is Making Wheelchair-Accessible Locations Easier to Spot | Tempemail

Sourced from Google. In honour of Global Accessibility Awareness Day, Google is adding a long-overdue feature to its Maps app that puts details about a location’s accessibility facilities front and centre. With the “Accessible Places” feature enabled, business and points of interest with wheelchair-accessible entrances are marked with a wheelchair Continue Reading

History in the making: how libraries are capturing the pandemic for posterity | Museums- Tempemail

H ow do you preserve a pandemic? Libraries, museums and historical associations around the world are struggling to survive right now but they’re also asking themselves this critical question. They know future generations will inevitably study Covid-19 – so what are the moments and materials we should capture for people Continue Reading

Making sense of changing consumer media consumption during the pandemic- Tempemail

We have all experienced sudden dramatic changes in our lives, so it’s no surprise that consumer media consumption has also been turned upside-down. Many of the new behaviours we’re witnessing are trends that were bubbling up under the surface and have been fast-tracked by the crisis. Brands need to react Continue Reading