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Southeast Asia’s top 30 tech startup founders

Southeast Asia is catching the eye of investors and innovators alike. From 2016 to 2017, funding raised by the region’s startups increased threefold, …

Asia

Singapore PC builder Aftershock launches in Australia

Fancy new desktops and laptops<p>During our various trips to the Asian region we’ve seen Aftershock machines many times. They’re usually used to …

Man Spends Almost 40 Years Planting A Tree Every Day On A Remote Island, And Just Look At It Now

The largest river island in the world, Majuli, may disappear. Over the last 70 years, Majuli has shrunk by more than half and there are concerns it …

China became the world’s top exporter by doing the opposite of what Trump wants the US to do

US president Donald Trump thinks the US is importing too much. He’s threatened to block goods from several countries—most recently Germany, which he called “bad, very bad” for sending the US so many cars. His administration has also launched a slew of investigations into whether the US should …

This New "Super Wood" Is as Strong as Steel

Wood is great. It looks nice as a building material. It grows right out of the ground. But compared to things like concrete, marble, and steel, it's …

An industrial designer from Australia makes foldable stairs that are perfect for small apartments

Industrial Designer

China launches probe into stainless steel imports from EU, Japan, South Korea, Indonesia

China's Commerce Ministry said on Monday it has launched an anti-dumping probe into imports of stainless steel billet and hot-rolled stainless steel …

Currency war erupts, threatening to ripple across global markets

Yuan on Friday plunged past 6.80 per dollar for the first time in a year and China’s central bank shows little sign of intervening to stem the slide. …

Here's How China Will Protect Itself From Trump's Trade War

The Chinese economy has been resilient up to now. But the trade war is only just beginning. By the end of the summer, investors will have a better sense of how big this bang gets. For now, only $34 billion in products have tariffs, with another $16 billion or so expected before the end of the …

Looking Ahead: Developing Technologies That Will Have Major Impact On Consumers

With approximately 95% of Americans now owning a mobile phone, according to a report by the Pew Research Center, the way that businesses interface with consumers is changing. Not only are companies looking to get a piece of the mobile-commerce business, but they are looking towards new tech trends …

Machine Learning

The Yield Curve Isn’t Predicting an Imminent Market Collapse. Watch These Indicators Instead.

By<p>Updated July 12, 2018 3:54 p.m. ET<p>Everyone's watching for a yield-curve inversion as a sign that a recession could be on its way. It may not be the …

The $42 Trillion Bubble

Over the past few weeks, financial media has focused almost solely on one thing, a U.S trade war with China. On Friday, the United States enacted its …

Investors face ‘devastating losses’ if this ‘remarkably accurate’ indicator flashes

While bulls might be shrugging trade-war jitters, the impact of rising oil prices, and any number of bearish developments, one signal that has a long …

Stunning photos show the beauty of the 19 new UNESCO World Heritage Sites around the globe

UNESCO has added 19 locations to its list of World Heritage Sites, a new cadre of sites spanning everything from temples in Korea to architecture in …

Genius Lifehacker Turns Aluminium Can Into A Mini Barbecue Grill, Shows How He Does It

The word ‘barbecue’ typically stirs up images of large get togethers, backyards and of course a large grilling machine in the center of it all. Well …

BCG vaccine can reverse Type 1 diabetes to almost undetectable levels, eight-year study shows

The BCG vaccine against tuberculosis can reverse Type 1 diabetes to almost undetectable levels, an eight-year study has shown.<p>US researchers found that just one jab, followed by a booster four weeks later, brought down average blood sugar levels to near normal within three years, and the effect …

Woman Illustrates Childhood ‘Friends’ Before Being Given Heavy Medication, And It Will Give You Chills

Imgur user Sierra had imaginary friends from the ages of 9-13, and is able to describe them in vivid detail. She stopped seeing them at age 14 when …

Sierra

Saver Emergency Breath System

While you never know when disaster may strike, you can always be prepared for it. Bad stuff happens, so be prepared for any possible fire with the …

How to Tell If A Diamond Was Grown In A Lab

Use these 4 key differences<p>A new technique for growing diamonds in a lab can produce gems that are almost identical to their natural counterparts.<p>These synthetic diamonds are 30 to 40 percent cheaper, and can be produced in a matter of months. They’re so indistinguishable to the naked eye that the …

Jewelry

This Tiny 140-Square-Foot Apartment Boasts Comfort and Function

Carefully crafted adaptable furniture makes this 140-square-foot London home chic and functional.<p>Although some people might quiver at the idea of living in only 140 square feet, Studiomama co-cofounders Nina Tolstrup and Jack Mama saw the opportunity as an exciting design challenge.<p>By carefully …

Mi Mini PC Pocket Computer Now Available From $149

With 24 days still remaining on their campaign the development team behind the “world’s most powerful pocket size mini PC ” have already raised over …

Gear & Gadgets

Meet the Ockel Sirius B, a Windows 10 Computer that fits in your back pocket: $249 (Orig. $349)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>If you get tired of hauling your laptop to work every day, the Ockel Sirius B might be your new flame. This tiny PC lets you …

Windows 10

This kind of creepy Ghost Minitaur robot looks freaky fast

This little bot is terrifying or amazing depending on your point of view<p>GhostRobotics has created a small robot that is capable of jumping obstacles and climbing structures. Ghost Minitaur was developed for scientific research, public safety, and warfare. The all-terrain robot is agile and …

Probiotic bacteria spray eases severe eczema safely in small study

I lived with the painful skin condition for years. But when my daughter began tearing at her hands during eczema flare ups, I signed us up for a clinical trial.<p>Her hands were bloodied and oozing, yet she was compelled to dig her fingernails in deeper — the pain worth it, if it would quell the urge …

Baking soda might stave off inflammation caused by autoimmune diseases, research finds

Though baking soda is often solely thought of as an important ingredient for making the perfect banana loaf, it has recently become a buzzy wellness …

Autoimmune Diseases

This 400 Square Foot 'Tiny House' is My Dream Home

Here at Apartment Therapy, we write about tiny houses a whole lot. Sometimes, I find myself wondering if we've reached peak tiny house. Are these …

This Chic Camper Will Make You Want to Be an Airstream Dweller

Craving more adventure, a couple decide to make a radical life change by becoming full-time Airstream residents and renovators.<p>Years ago, in what seems like an alternate reality, Kate Oliver and Ellen Prasse were living in a typical house and working typical jobs. They had been best friends in …

Airstream

U.S. Airborne Troops Set to Get New Ground Mobility Vehicle

The 4x4 vehicle is designed to move troops across the battlefield in a hurry.<p>The U.S. Army’s five airborne infantry brigade combat teams are set to begin receiving the new Ground Mobility Vehicle. Designed to move airborne troops out from the drop zone in a hurry, the new air-droppable vehicles …

Cornelia Tiny House

Nashville-based New Frontier Tiny Homes have presented the Cornelia Tiny House, a multi functional home that works as a writing studio, library, and …

Outside Van Power Station

Portland-based Outside Van specialize in converting the Mercedes Sprinter into a drool-worthy, tricked-out camper van with loads of interior space, …