Earlier this month we told you about a cool looking upcoming game called Gun Rounds from developer Blabberf that looked to answer the question of “What if Downwell was turn-based?” Well, that’s not totally true, as by nature Downwell is a frantic shooter that probably wouldn’t work too well turn-based. However, many of the main…Continue Reading

Thermal cameras aren’t perfect, but they can help control the coronavirus pandemic

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the world has rushed to deploy infrared thermal imaging cameras (also known as infrared radiometers) to measure people’s temperature and the technology has become big business. Since the pandemic began, thermal cameras have been deployed in areas of high-density foot traffic such as airports,Continue Reading

THEY may have A-list parents, but these kids are proving they can make their own mark on the world of showbiz. From Patsy Palmer’s son Fenton to Gordan Ramsay’s daughter Matilda, these young stars are snapping at the heels of their famous parents. Fenton Merkell, 20 6Fenton also has plans to be an actorCredit: Fenton…Continue Reading

Elon Musk says we’re probably living in a computer simulation – here’s the science

In a recent interview at the Code Conference in California, technology entrepreneur Elon Musk suggested we are living inside a computer simulation. On first hearing, this claim seems far-fetched. But could there be some substance to Musk’s thinking? As the founder of a number of high-profile companies, such as TeslaContinue Reading

Emirates will offer free COVID-19 insurance to all of its passengers who travel by October 31.The insurance covers medical expenses, quarantine costs, and repatriation if you miss your flight home. It also covers the cost of repatriating your body and your funeral if you die from the virus.The move comes as Emirates tries to boost…Continue Reading

Scientific community wrestling with how to deal with both public hesitancy and overblown expectations for a potential jab In 1976, when a mysterious new flu began spreading in the north-eastern United States a few months before the presidential election, President Gerald Ford raced ahead with a high-profile campaign to vaccinateContinue Reading