Xiaomi is a very young tech company that emerged in 2010. In just a few years, it joined the leader board both in China, its home country, and around the globe. The company started by releasing its own Android firmware. Later, they created their own smartphones, followed by tablets, headphones, fitness bracelets and other gadgets. Xiaomi’s success secret is that the company offers a wide range of devices: starting with low-cost models that are accessible to all customers, ending with unique models with technical features approaching their top competitors. What’s more, Xiaomi offers much cheaper devices than other companies, because the low price is compensated by built-in ad revenue.
Ever since the very first smallpox vaccine, there have been people who feared or even openly opposed vaccines. Today, the anti-vaccination movement is gaining traction in many countries around the globe. Why do people distrust methods that have saved humanity from so many deadly diseases?
Egyptian pyramids, stunning statues on Easter Island and other amazing monuments of ancient cultures have been puzzling scientists for many decades: how did people manage to create anything that grand without having construction equipment? However, engineers have found a way to replicate their success.
Almost every modern science deals with large volumes of data. Digital Science is a company focused on developing instruments for the scientific ecosystem, which will simplify research processes and increase their efficiency.