With this smart technology developed by China's search engine giant Baidu, you can skip ordering from the menu: Just flash a picture of your face and the AI machine will recommend top picks from the menu based on your previous orders.
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Why keep buying and chucking when you can rent and return? Researchers from Nottingham Trent University explain why community sharing and rental programmes can make a dent in waste.
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Blockchain technology has been creating ripples within the finance sector for its ability to generate public, tamper-proof ledgers of transactions, ensuring transparency and accountability. Swinburne University of Technology's Hussein Dia believes blockchain technology could do the same for energy, transport, and even governance.
Controversial taxi company, Uber, recently launched a new statement of mission to reposition the business. Corporate Citizenship co-founding director Mike Tuffrey shows how others have succeeded and warns of the dangers.
Indonesia's recent ratification of the ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution might bring some respite to the annual haze, but consumers must also purchase products responsibly, says WWF Singapore chief executive Elaine Tan.
Young urban shoppers, especially in Asia's emerging markets, tend to value both style and sustainability. This can spur the growth of sustainable products and services, and open up new collaborative business models, says Doug Miller.