UK retailers focus on technology to improve customer experience

LONDON–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Retailers in the UK are looking to upgrade their e-commerce platforms and improve the customer experience in response to a pandemic-induced surge in online shopping here, according to a new report released today by Information Services Group (ISG) (Nasdaq: III), one of the world’s leading technology research …

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Science teacher explains: Why dark matter matters

The universe is around 13.8 billion years old, and we haven’t even started to understand its makeup despite scientific and technological advancements. When we think of the makeup of our universe, we automatically think of the stars, planets and galaxies, which rotate gracefully in space. But in the 1960s and …

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Leather Alternatives: a “trendy” concept?

Leather is probably one of the oldest materials used by mankind. Even before humanity weaved threads, invented fabrics, and then evolved into wearing clothes, leather was the first material the human race found to drape our skin. From primitive man to the present day, leather has undoubtedly played a crucial …

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The # 1 cause of dementia, according to science

According to Centers for Disaster Control and Prevention, an estimated 5 million adults have dementia, and that number is increasing every year. In fact, by 2060, they predict that number will multiply to nearly 14 million. Although it is often referred to as a disease or illness, dementia is actually …

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COVID-19: CCCB reports 76 new cases of COVID-19, 10 deaths

By Lee I-chia / Journalist The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) yesterday reported 76 locally transmitted COVID-19 infections and 10 deaths. Health and Welfare Minister Chen Shih-chung (陳 時 中), who heads the center, said that among the 76 infections, 14 people tested positive during quarantine or at the end …

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