Huỳnh Kim Tước Huỳnh Kim Tước, managing director of Sài Gòn Innovation Hub (SIHUB)’s Start-up Support Centre under the HCM City Department of Science and Technology, speaks to Hải Quan (Customs) Online newspaper about the advances of technology in the start-up industry. How do you think technology play a role in the manufacturing and development processes for a start-up project? A start-up is based on producing a new product for the market, such as a new service. This process includes the role of technology to create a new product which is important because creativity based on new technology platform creates competitive advantages for new businesses. Developing a business model also requires advanced technology. There are lessons from Amazon, Alibaba and Grab about how to run a business by adopting technology such as satellite, tools, applications, app manager and business … [Read more...] about Tech application creates competitive advantages for start-ups
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By CAITY WEAVER MARCH 20, 2019 The particular sheen of America by Amtrak. The Voyages Issue Rick Steves Wants to Save the World, One Vacation at a Time It Was Just a Kayaking Trip. Until It Upended Our Lives. There Is No Reason to Cross the U.S. by Train. But I Did It Anyway. The Voyages Issue The particular sheen of America by Amtrak. By CAITY WEAVER photographs by: Holly Andres Tell your fellow americans that you plan to cross the United States by train, and their reactions will range from amusement at your spellbinding eccentricity to naked horror that they, through some fatal social miscalculation, have become acquainted with a person who would plan to cross the United States by train. Depending how you slice it — time or money — there are either 61 or 960 immediate reasons not to travel by Amtrak trains from New York City to Los Angeles. Those are the extra hours and dollars, respectively, that you might reasonably expect to … [Read more...] about There Is No Reason to Cross the U.S. by Train. But I Did It Anyway.
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page By Kari Bodnarchuk GLOBE CORRESPONDENT March 19, 2019 Capturing vacation memories can be a joy, but dealing with all your travel photos can be overwhelming. I know because I have just spent two years organizing 696,000 digital photos from a decade of my travels. I learned a lot along the way, including the importance of deleting the duds and organizing the keepers before trips become faint memories. Maybe you have experienced this, too: You return home from a vacation with hundreds of photos scattered across multiple devices — your smartphone, tablet, action camera, and DSLR. You post a few photos online and forget to sort through the others. Trips come and go, and suddenly you have thousands of unorganized photos filling up your SD cards and devices or stored on multiple hard drives and computers. “I think digital photography grew faster than anyone … [Read more...] about You went on vacation and took thousands of photos. Now what? Here’s how to organize them.
Here’s how you can travel and help animals in Guatemala. I have to admit that when I arrived at my volunteer placement to help animals in Guatemala, I felt a little out of my element. The lengthy journey from Canada didn’t help matters; I was in desperate need of sleep after an exhausting 18 hour journey across four airports. I was traveling on a small group expedition with Animal Experience International. We were five fearless ladies, all animal lovers, willing to put forth our energy, sweat, and dollars towards a good cause. But then, the unthinkable thing happened. I had only set foot at the wildlife rescue center for all of five seconds when I heard the words I didn’t ever want to hear. “Oh look, a tarantula!” Nope, nope, nope. A tarantula…in the Guatemalan jungle? Of course there are tarantulas in the jungle. What else was out there, lurking in the shadows? In the darkness of night, we fumbled to our rooms with our luggage in tow. I managed to … [Read more...] about Volunteering with Animals in Guatemala: An Amazing Experience for You and the Animals
Viet Nam News Thu Vân HÀ NỘI — After years of suffering, the residents could not take the stink any more. On January 11, they gathered together and set up tents on the road, blocking garbage trucks from carrying waste to the Nam Sơn dumping ground in the capital city’s Sóc Sơn District. The impact was immediate. Garbage began piling up on the capital city’s streets over the weekend, and the stink spread rapidly. Five days later, after reaching a deal with local authorities on compensation for relocation, the people stopped their protest and the road to the Nam Sơn dumping ground was cleared. But no one was under any illusion that the problem had been solved. Over the past two years, the capital city has seen several similar protests by residents angry about the polluted environment they have to live in. Complaints from people in many other provinces who were having to suffer from pollution and attendant problems caused by … [Read more...] about Waste is a burning problem, but burning’s no solution