Fire fighting drones are here

A drone weighing abut 121lbs (55kg) tethered to the ground with a hose, that can wash buildings and fight fires is being developed in Latvia. The  Aerones Drone company says it can clean buildings 20 times faster than human beings and fly higher than firefighter ladders can reach. With the advent of 5G mobile connectivity…

DeepMind’s AI unit more accurate than doctors for spotting eye diseases

Google’s artificial intelligence business  “DeepMind” is planning clinical trials of technology that can help diagnose eye disease more accurately than human doctors. In February 2018, DeepMind had developed AI technology that could analyse 3D retinal scans for signs of serious glaucoma or diabetic retinopathy after striking a partnership with Moorfields Eye Hospital in London.  …

Mouse and drainage issues at BBC

BBC’s new £1.04bn refurbishment with glass ceiling  is all but visible, which induces a sense of drama and urgency into the building and extending its HQ in Upper Regent Street, central London,  has a sewage problem according to staff, as foul drains smell is spreading across the floor of the Broadcasting House, through its vast…

Man died as he charged his iPhone in the bath

A 32-year-old man was fatally electrocuted after charging his iPhone while taking a bath, on December 11, 2016, Ealing London. His wife discovered im with severe burns to his chest, arm and hand. He is believed to have plugged the charger into an extension cord from a nearby corridor and placed the phone on his…

Baby products with formaldehyde

Johnson and Johnson confirmed  they will remove hidden formaldehyde specially quaternium-15, from their baby products like baby shampoo and baby washes. Formaldehyde  released from quaternium-15 is hidden ingredient like “DMDM hydantoin”, and “1, 4 dioxane” which is hidden in the listed ingredients like fragrance. They have been under constant pressure from public and groups like EWG.…

Invisible killer in your home

Radon Rn⁶ is another little known invisible gas that kills 27 times more people than Carbon Monoxide, causing the deaths of 1, 100 people a year in the UK alone. Radon is a radioactive, odourless, colourless gas that is naturally present throughout UK and in other countries across the globe as well, naturally emitted in…