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Dana is a graduate in Political Science and International Relations. She moved to Brussels from Romania for her studies and Mont des Arts made her fall in love with the city and remain here. She loves animals, especially dogs, and everything food related, but dessert most of all.

5 October 2022

European Parliament passes legislation for the long-awaited common charger

The European Parliament approved the legislation for a common charger for electronic devices. The law, first proposed by the Commission in September 2021, was adopted by […]
19 September 2022

High-speed internet now available on all seven continents thanks to SpaceX

High-speed internet is now available on all seven continents as SpaceX Starlink satellite internet service arrives in Antarctica. In a tweet, the National Science Foundation (NSF) […]
1 September 2022

SpaceX Starlink satellites to provide coverage over areas without signal

On Thursday 25 August, the telecommunications company T-Mobile announced an agreement with Elon Musk’s SpaceX to provide coverage through the Starlink satellite network in areas without […]
24 August 2022

European Union is opening tech ’embassy’ in Silicon Valley

Establishing an office in San Francisco is the European Commission’s latest initiative to improve the EU-US relationship over technology policies. 1. DMA and DSA As of […]
18 August 2022

Users will soon be able to “silently” leave WhatsApp group chats

WhatsApp is rolling out new privacy updates, among which is the option of leaving a group chat without notifying the other members. This feature is particularly […]
12 August 2022

Will the Metaverse transform the travel industry?

After Mark Zuckerberg announced all the possibilities he foresaw in the Metaverse, many began to wonder: what will tourism look like in the future? According to […]
8 August 2022

6 Reasons why electric bikes are booming and why you should get one for travelling

Electric bikes are booming for all good reasons. These are growing in popularity because of the multiple benefits they offer people and the environment. They say, […]
4 August 2022

The travel industry adapts itself to a Google environment without cookies

Google is saying goodbye to cookies. This system, which for years has served to collect user data on behalf of users, has its days numbered: cookies […]
1 August 2022

Discover Antwerp’s fully high-tech automated hotel

The A-Stay hotel in Antwerp, Belgium, allows guests to do everything by themselves. Founded by Antwerp businessman Ben Van Loo, the high-tech hotel has just a […]
22 July 2022

Photographer shows how mobile technology may be isolating people

A good photographer is able to look at the world and capture what our eye has neglected. The pictures become a mirror of what society ought […]
28 June 2022

9 most popular countries on Google Street View

If you want to get to know a country and its culture, the best way to do so is, of course, by packing your bags and […]
20 June 2022

This robot is picking up cigarette butts from beaches and keeping the seas cleaner

Given the challenge that cigarette butts pose to the environment, specially at the beach where the tides can easily swallow any litter left by humans, two […]
8 June 2022

EU to require single charger for all smartphones to reduce electronic waste

By autumn 2024, USB Type-C will become the common charging port for all mobile phones, tablets and cameras in the EU, Parliament and Council negotiators agreed […]
25 May 2022

Atomium ranks as the most popular destination of Google Street View

The Google Street View platform has been around for the past 15 years helping travellers to better visualize and prepare their trips. In Belgium, the Atomium […]
19 May 2022

A hidden Google Maps Street View feature lets you travel back in time

Who hasn’t seen a Google car passing by? For more than ten years, a fleet of vehicles has been driving through the streets of cities and […]
18 May 2022

Which countries spend the most time on social media?

Global internet users spend, on average, 2 hours and 27 minutes on social media per day, though trends differ widely by country. In many of the […]
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