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Thailand hopes for upgrade in U.S. human trafficking report | Reuters

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand has stepped up prosecutions for human trafficking and hopes its status will be upgraded in the annual U.S. Trafficking in Persons report, the foreign minister said on Thursday.<p>Thailand's Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai gestures during a news conference at the Ministry …

Migrant Workers

Microsoft is making it easier for Thailand to spy on its citizens

Microsoft is the only major tech company to trust Thailand’s national root certificate by default, report says<p>The Thai government is looking to take greater control over its citizens' web encryption, according to a new report from Privacy International, and Microsoft is part of the problem.<p>At issue …

Chiang Mai – Thailand

November 26, 2016<p>When you travel to large cities, you can sometimes feel lost. Does it really feel like that exotic country that we were excited to …

Tiny Guide to Non Fancy Node

A tiny guide to non fancy, high-value Node.js things. Because we're folks that want to build fun things, rather than spending time fighting our tools.<p>…

Persuasion and ISIS

Experts say ISIS can’t be beaten by military means alone. You have to get to the “deep” causes. Here are two experts saying just that, including a …

Dilbert

Local Experts

This restaurant-turned-cooking-school hosts morning and afternoon sessions in a century-old French colonial house. Students have sccess to a …

Mandarin Oriental

65 Useful Thai Phrases You Won’t Find in a Travel Phrasebook

Here are 65 useful Thai phrases that I shared with members of my Facebook Group, Learn Thai with พร, over several weeks.The title is just a tease …

Thailand’s Universal Eye Screening in Action

More on:<p>Thailand<p>Health<p>Education<p><i>Ariella Rotenberg is a research associate in U.S. Foreign Policy at the Council on Foreign Relations.</i><p>As of January 9, …

Public Health

MetaSensor's Sensor-1 is like a Bluetooth keyfinder made for spies

Losing stuff sucks. Having something stolen is even worse. But technology can help us, and that’s precisely what MetaSensor is trying to do with its first product, the fittingly named Sensor-1.<p>It’s something like a Bluetooth keyfinder – think Tile… on steroids. There’s some fancy technology behind …

This Is the Key to Happiness, According to Psychotherapists

The story you tell yourself about your life.<p>When your vision of your life story is inadequate, depression can result.<p>Psychotherapists actually help …

Psychology