Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
InVent to invest in Choco Card, start-ups
INVENT is investing Bt40 million in Choco Card Enterprise to provide a customer-relationship management (CRM) platform for small- and medium-enterprises (SMEs). The company also plans to spend around Bt100 million in three new emerging start-ups by the end of this year.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 17:20
S. Korea students gain weight 'to dodge military service'
Seoul - Twelve inventive South Korean college students deliberately made themselves overweight to dodge mandatory military service, a branch of the armed forces in Seoul said Tuesday.
Mon, 23 Jul 2018 14:11
Record holding movie-screen inventor Watcharapol dead at 71
Phitsanulok’s well-known businessman Watcharapol “Add Tewada” Limpapan, an inventor who once made it into the Guinness Book of World Records, passed away at the age of 71 on Monday morning from a chronic ailment.
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 07:41
Trump trade uncertainty weighs on US stocks as oil prices surge
Wall Street stocks finished solidly lower Wednesday on revived trade war fears, while oil prices surged to a fresh three-and-a-half year high following a bullish US petroleum inventory report.
Sun, 10 Jun 2018 09:27
How Artificial Intelligence is building our future
Property developers reinvent themselves as home solutions services
Sun, 27 May 2018 01:00
Centre for gastronomic inventions gets the nod
Chef Adria is to reopen Spain’s El Bulli as food lab in 2019
Mon, 07 May 2018 14:26
Three technical students win award for inventing better way to test durian ripeness
Three technical school students in Prachuap Khiri Khan have invented a pen for checking the ripeness of durians with apparent 100 per cent accuracy.
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 01:00
UOB aims to help SMEs cut costs with solution
THE THAI unit of Singapore-based United Overseas Bank (UOB) has released cloud-based integrated digital business solution aimed at helping small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to cut costs in accounting and inventory and payroll management.
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 16:01
Thai ophthalmologists land gold medal at prestigious Geneva innovation event
A team of Thai ophthalmologists from the Pathum Thani-based Thammasat Eye Centre has won a gold medal at the “46th International Exhibition of Inventions Geneva” for their “uniquely selected music for reduction of anxiety and pain in patients undergoing cataract surgery”.
Thu, 05 Apr 2018 01:00
The wardrobe, reinvented
Cos merges traditional methods with new techniques in timeless clothing for men and women
Sun, 01 Apr 2018 14:11
Roads jammed as 30,000 people line up for free herbal cancer ‘cure’
An estimated 30,000 cancer patients and accompanying relatives showed up early Sunday morning outside the house of the well-known inventor of a so-called herbal “cure” for cancer Saengchai Haelerttrakul, in Prachin Buri's Muang district in hopes of getting free capsules.
Sun, 01 Apr 2018 01:00
‘Calamitous and defamatory construct’ a sad invention
The dusting off of the alias HHB is perhaps a tad overdue. Now, on March 30, we have the alter ego’s latest offering gracing the pages of this august publication.
Tue, 27 Mar 2018 15:03
The double life of Hedy Lamarr
She was known as Hollywood’s femme-fatale but behind the beautiful facade was a woman with a genius for invention
movie & TV
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 01:00
The dark side of Facebook
Facebook is an invention based on the sunny side of human nature – the desire to share, to participate or to contribute to a community where we belong. In fact, it’s an offshoot of the nerd culture that prefers freedom of expression over the attempt to centralise in any shape or form.
Sun, 11 Mar 2018 01:00
China’s hidden ambition rides high-speed trains
What do “the four great inventions of China” bring to mind? If you ask this question in present-day China, the answer will probably be completely different from the one you’ll find in textbooks – paper, the compass, gunpowder and printing.