US cars mandated to spot drunk drivers — and stop them

BREATH-sniffing sensors and finger-scanning detectors are central to a landmark US safety mandate to fight drunk driving that is spurring tough questions about what technology can be trusted to do.…

Africa set for enhanced growth through green energy

By ZBC Reporter The global transition towards green energy has presented Africa with significant growth opportunities as the chief supplier of renewable energy related raw materials. In pursuit of expanding…

US President tightens restrictions on Huawei and ZTE

US President Joe Biden has signed legislation that stops companies judged to be a security threat from receiving new telecoms equipment licences. The Secure Equipment Act says the Federal Communications…

COP26: Coal compromise as leaders near climate deal

A draft agreement at the COP26 climate summit has watered down commitments to end the use of coal and other fossil fuels, as countries race to reach a deal after…

Cyber -attacks cited as global threat to economic stability

By ZBC Reporter A call has been made for Zimbabweans to work with law enforcement agents in combating cyber-crime which has become global threat. In his remarks during a conference…

NASA to bring astronauts back to Earth after 6-month stay on space station

FOUR astronauts are scheduled to return to Earth from the International Space Station early Monday after spending more than six months in space, NASA announced. The four members of the…

Netflix launches first games on smartphones

Netflix is launching its first games worldwide as it seeks to break into the game subscription market. Starting Tuesday, the company will roll out updates to its Netflix app on…

G20 says climate threat ‘urgent, critical’, offers modest steps

Aljazeera – Leaders of the world’s 20 biggest economies have agreed to tackle “the critical and urgent threat of climate change” but angered activists by offering few concrete commitments to…

President leaves for COP26 Summit

By ZBC Reporter The President Cde Emmerson Mnangagwa has left the country for Glasgow Scotland to attend the highly anticipated COP26 Climate Change Summit which begins this Sunday. Delegates from…

Blue Origin: Jeff Bezos unveils plans for ‘space business park’

Blue Origin, the space tourism company owned by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, has announced plans to launch a commercial space station. Bosses said on Monday that they hope to operate…