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Science & Tech
Mexican scientists develop edible rice-based cutlery
Mexico (Notimex) - Mexican scientists from the Center for Development of Biotic Products have created edible cutlery made with rice bran.
The cutlery serves two purposes: Improve nutrition and contribute to taking care of the environment.
In Mexico, rice bran is used for cattle feed, due to its short shelf life. But the scientists were able to develop a method to control the bran's oxidization.
Mexico making great strides in digital transformation
Puebla (Notimex) - The strengthening of Mexico's digital ecosystem has allowed the country to be at the forefront of digital transformation, an initiative by President Enrique Peña Nieto, said National Digital Strategy Coordinator Yolanda Martínez.
The aim of the initiative is to make a positive impact on the lives of people, Martínez added.
Speaking at the inauguration of the Smart City Expo...
Mexico prepares Industry 4.0 platform
Toluca (Notimex) – The Mexican government is planning to launch the “Industry 4.0 Platform,” said Ricardo del Olmo, head of the Economy Ministry Purchases Unit.
The platform “will aim to get industry, academia and government working together. But this isn’t something the government can solve alone. This is something that industry needs and knows the government is working on as part of its...
Mexican team winning at FIRST Global Challenge 2018
Mexico (Notimex) - Mexico's team at the FIRST Global 2018 robotics tournament has kicked off its participation with two wins.
The students are from the Monterrey's ITESM.
Mexico beat teams from Albania, Swaziland, Israel, Croatia, Ireland and St. Lucia.
"I feel very satisfied, we had a very good day," said team member Ángel Berdeja, adding that teamwork and good communication were key in winning...