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BUENOS AIRES — An inexpensive new Argentine robot aims to save local farm workers from dangerous chemicals. It might also bring agricultural automation to countries throughout the developing...
June 29, 2012, 3:00 AM PDT | By Ian Mount
BERLIN — Germany’s Pirate Party has emerged as one of the strongest of its kind in Europe. But can its open data platform and youthful sensitivity survive the restrained world of politics?
June 28, 2012, 3:27 AM PDT | By Shannon Smith
MELBOURNE — Is Australia’s electric vehicle market set to take off? Government and solar companies seem to think so.
June 27, 2012, 3:00 AM PDT | By Lieu Thi Pham
BEIJING — Sales of Cuban cigars in China rose almost 40 percent last year, and Beijing’s growing number of Cigar bars are capitalizing on a growing taste for foreign smokes.
June 26, 2012, 5:04 AM PDT | By Tom Hancock
ALCALA DE HENARES — The Spanish head the closest trip to the sun, which just might save our planet.
June 25, 2012, 2:55 AM PDT | By Jennifer Riggins
JOHANNESBURG — South Africa’s power infrastructure was buckling under the demand of its people. The solution? Free compact fluorescent lights.
June 22, 2012, 3:22 AM PDT | By Dave Mayers
PARIS — Expat teams up with local farmers to reintroduce French to kale, the trendy leafy green making waves on the health scene in the US.
June 22, 2012, 3:00 AM PDT | By Bryan Pirolli
HONG KONG — Who would you want to be sitting next to at 30,000 feet? Customers increasingly have a say.
June 21, 2012, 3:00 AM PDT | By Vanessa Ko
MEXICO CITY — Indian IT services providers see major potential in Mexico’s near-shore business process outsourcing sector.
June 20, 2012, 3:00 AM PDT | By Lauren Villagran
BERLIN — Buddy Labs founder Travis Todd is demonstrating the ways in which generosity can power an app — and even a fledgling start-up scene.
June 19, 2012, 3:15 AM PDT | By Shannon Smith