Global tech company IBM has patented a drone system which employs cameras and biometric sensors to deliver coffee to people it has identified as looking tired. The patent description refers to office staff deemed to be in a needy ‘cognitive state’, who can then receive a caffeine boost lowered from a hovering drone via an ‘unspooling string’. [Read more…]
Celebrities are just like you and me, right? Only with a few minor differences…
They get up in the morning, put their pants on one leg at a time, then eat their five star breakfast, courtesy of a personal chef. Also, they have degrees that they don’t make use of. Interestingly, there are a number of celebrities with secret lives, and whether it’s a secret passion for gambling or an Ivy-League education, these little-known facts make them all the more relatable. [Read more…]
Fifa’s World Cup marketers are sure to find some sections of the World Football Report 2018 recently published by Nielsen Sports an uncomfortable read. A comparison with the Fifa World Cup 2014 in Brazil reveals a significant downturn in sponsorship revenues for the Fifa World Cup 2018. [Read more…]
There are few certainties in this world, but one certainty you can put money on is that times change.
The world moves forward; things once seen as taboo become acceptable, such as online casino games being easily accessible via mobile phones, tattoos in the workplace, inter-racial marriage and women in pants! [Read more…]
James Harrison is known as the Man With the Golden Arm. He was given this nickname for donating blood almost every week for 60 years. The best of us may donate blood every once in a while, or perhaps every month, if we’re truly dedicated. James has almost never missed his weekly appointment, unless absolutely unavoidable. [Read more…]