People of the future may not worry about losing their phones, because future gadgets would be attached to the body. Human skin will be used as the touch screen. Moreover, one would not need to charge their gadgets at all. The first step in this direction has already been made: German engineers are developing a revolutionary gadget known as iSkin
The Kuril Islands have all chances to remain a disputed territory for good. However, the issue shows little influence on the essence of Russian-Japanese relations, especially when it comes to mutual benefits. The issue takes a different turn now, as Russia is making steps towards cooperation with Japan's historical ally, China
Vladimir Putin and his Venezuelan counterpart Nicolas Maduro have agreed on a series of initiatives to stabilize the oil market. The price of a barrel of oil should not be less than $70. Can Russia and Venezuela bring oil prices back to normal? Do the two countries have any levers of influence on world prices on oil?
Russian President Vladimir Putin made a speech at the plenary session of the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok, in Russia's Far East. During his speech, Putin commented on the recent riots in Kiev, unveiled details of his conversation with US counterpart Barack Obama and expressed his point of view about the current migrant crisis in Europe
In China, Russian President Vladimir Putin had a meeting with his Czech counterpart Milos Zeman. The Czech President is known for his independent stance on both Russia and the Ukrainian crisis. The problem of Western politicians is that they do not express the will of their peoples - Zeman is an exception at this point
Fluctuating oil prices has been a trend of recent years. The current state of affairs in global economy is strange, to say the least. Nowadays, there are at least three major conflicts going on, but oil prices are falling - this is unnatural. Oil prices rise during the times of war. It is quite possible that oil may hit as low as $10 per barrel
We are all Aylan, the three-year-old Syrian boy found lying face down, drowned, on the Turkish beach of Bodrum, along with his five-year-old brother Galip and their mother, Rihan. They say Canada refused their application for asylum as they fled the terror of Islamic State in Kobane. They died at the gates of Europe. Welcome to the European Union.
There is a vast literature revealing the financial links between the Saudi royal family and the US oil companies. This proximity, according to these same sources, finds in the Bush family its main support. The journalist Craig Unger in his book "The Petroleum Families", illustrating this friendship between the two families, reveals...
The head of Fitch international rating agency, James McCormack, said that Russia's rating was under pressure as the country had no new foreign direct investment. Is foreign investment vital for economic development? Ratings are deceiving us. Capitals do not experience their best times now