Social Robotics or Family Robotics. In today’s world of connectedness, robots have to connect to their human being counterparts by expressing emotions.

The fertile lands of Masisi in Eastern Congo contain important deposit of coltan, a metal which is needed for computer and mobile phone inte.

Activists push for greater transparency about payments by US oil/gas firms

Last week, the U. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced that it filed a claim with the U. District Court against Carlos Garza, former salesman for bitcoin mining firm GAW Miners, for failure to provide testimony.

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Over 500 global activists urge US leadership on oil payment disclosure

Numerous countries with abundant natural resources suffer from severe poverty, instability and corruption.

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Human rights groups in the US and the UK are calling on leading electronics and automotive companies to make public statements against the position taken by the US Chamber of Commerce on conflict minerals, or cut ties with the organisation.

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In “Conflict Minerals” Challenge, a Familiar Strategy

A UN peacekeeping patrol drives through the eastern Congolese city of Goma.