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The Science of Why Beer Is So Delicious

We know that yeasts produce the molecules that make ales and lagers so aromatic. But why do they do it?<p><b>Whether you're catching a whiff of banana</b> from a tall glass of Hefeweizen or enjoying the subtle floral aromas in your favorite American IPA, you have yeast to thank for it. Yeast imbues beer with …

Google to Offer Business Owners 2 TB of Free Storage for a Year

<i>Updated on July 10 at 10:45 with comments from Google spokesperson.</i><p>A storm is brewing among leading cloud storage providers, and business owners stand to benefit enormously from rapidly plummeting prices.<p>Today, Google Cloud Platform -- the arm of the company that provides computing, storage and …

India plans to build the world's largest floating solar farm

Solar farms need three things: sunlight, photovoltaic panels and a huge expanse of land. It's the third in that list that's hampering green efforts in countries like India, where space is scarce and therefore very expensive. That's why India is copying Japan's (pictured) idea of building floating …

The Portable Beer Tap

Beer lovers, rejoice! An open-source project has developed a portable beer tap that can dispense any kind of suds you want.<p>The company’s prototype, called the SYNEK draft system, sits on your kitchen counter and dispenses beer—even from the most obscure craft breweries. The secret behind this …

How to go completely paperless with iOS

There are some obvious first steps one can take to cut down on the amount of paper used on a day-to-day basis if you’re an iOS user, like switching …

How to turn your iPad into a desktop with these remote access apps

Sometimes you just need to get to a file, access a program or just check up on something that you otherwise cannot do from your iPad. For most, …

Microsoft Office 365 for Nonprofits

Microsoft has launched Office 365 for Nonprofits, an initiative offering Microsoft Office for free to qualified not-for-profits and NGOs around the world.<p>The program constitutes part of Microsoft’s Technology for Good program, through which organizations can apply to receive free access to tools …

PigIt helps students pay for college via ‘educational piggy bank’

Piglt is one of the many startups trying to rescue students from the burden of student loans.<p>Cofounder Casey Wallace described the site as “education’s entrepreneurial piggy bank.” Piglt is an incentive-based crowdfunding platform for higher education expenses and student loan debt. Students offer …

The Telegraph Festival of Business 2018

The Telegraph’s flagship event for SMEs returns in Autumn 2018 and for the first time will tour the country to champion entrepreneurship and provide essential advice for small businesses with ambitious growth plans. Coming first Manchester (September 27) and then London (November 6), The Telegraph …

Small Business

How crowdfunding drives development

In August, two Norwegian students raised $32,000 (£20,000) on the crowdfunding platform Indiegogo to fund life-saving surgery for Roona, an 18-month-old girl from Tripura, India. She had been diagnosed with hydrocephalus, a condition which causes swelling of the brain.<p>Roona is now in recovery, but …

How charities and technology firms can benefit from collaboration

<b>Rosie Niven</b> talks to charities that have successfully partnered with technology firms – and finds out how they did it<p>While technology firms often have a corporate ethos that seems to be very different to the outlook of charitable organisations, there are some examples of successful collaborative …