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Camille Van Puymbroeck is a Belgian freelance journalist with a big interest in anything lifestyle and ecology-related. Nothing makes her more happy than visiting a former Soviet building, overgrown by nature, equipped with a camera and a coffee. Not without an Italian meal afterwards, of course. Her work has previously been published in Metro, Sabato Magazine and Culinaire Ambiance.

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 […]
26 April 2022

American artist uses Artificial Intelligence to recreate famous historical figures

American artist Nathan Shipley uses artificial intelligence to recreate the faces of historical figures, whether they are leaders, kings, presidents, musicians or writers. To carry out […]
22 April 2022

EU closer to introducing a common charger and tackling tonnes of unnecessary e-waste

Measures to reduce electronic waste, like fewer redundant cables and chargers, were broadly voted by the European Parliament. 1. Double win With 95.5% of the votes […]
13 April 2022

Uber to offer rail, flight and hotel bookings

Uber has announced that in the UK it will run a trial where users will be able to book train, plane and bus trips and even […]
12 April 2022

Google Maps rolls out updates to further enhance navigation experience

The world of struggling to read maps has long gone and Google Maps is here to make everybody’s life easier. The Google app is more often […]
30 March 2022

Could you put your phone away during dinner?

It is amazing to think how much technology has evolved in just a short period of time. Motorola created the first mobile phone in 1973 and […]
30 March 2022

How safe is it to use Wi-Fi during a flight?

As several airlines start to unveil its newly improved in-flight Wi-Fi and other airlines inevitably start to follow, passengers need to be aware that they are […]
17 March 2022

The Ukrainian influencer who survived the bombing of Mariupol

On March 12th, Russia decided to bomb a children’s and maternity hospital in the city of Mariupol. Several hours after the attack, bodies were still being […]
16 March 2022

Russian influencers left in tears after Instagram is banned in their country

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is reaching multiple sectors. It is not only affecting the economic market, due to shortages of certain products, but also the content […]
9 March 2022

Electronic tattoos will replace smartphones, says Bill Gates

The co-founder of Microsoft has predicted a new type of technology that, among other things, would replace smartphones: electronic tattoos. Cell phones have been available for […]
2 March 2022

Teen known for tracking Elon Musk’s jet now targeting Russian Oligarchs

After drawing the ire of the world’s richest person with his viral Twitter account “Elon’s Jet,” teenager Jack Sweeney is now tracking the planes of some […]
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