At long last Apple has added public-transport directions to its Maps app - or at least it has revealed that it will add this feature when iOS 9 launches in September. (At time of writing the new feature is only available by downloading the pre-release beta version of iOS 9 , which is what we use throughout this tutorial. Some graphical elements may have been tweaked by the time the official final version of iOS 9 comes out - it is due to launch on Wednesday 16 September - but we'd be very surprised if the way the feature works changes substantially.) Planning a route that incorporates public transport is easy. Here's how to use public-transport directions in iOS 9 Maps. Read next: Apple Maps vs Google Maps comparison review | is Apple Maps down? How to use public-transport directions in iOS 9 Maps Open the Maps app and tap on the search field at the top of the screen. (You'll notice some additional icons have been added here, allowing you to filter nearby items of … [Read more...] about How to use public-transport directions in iOS 9 Apple Maps
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The ready-made ingredients to make Han Thuc’s festival specialties has been plenty in both local and online markets for expats in Hanoi to buy and delight their children at home with a Vietnamese cooking lesson. Hanoians often make two types of sweet dumplings - banh troi (floating dumplings) and banh chay ( sweet mung bean dumplings) - on the third day of the third month of the Lunar year, to worship their ancestors. Making these eye-catching banh troi and banh chay can be a joyful moment for mothers and children. Photo: The Vietnamese sweet dumplings made by To Hung Giang. Han Thuc Festival or the ‘Cold Food Festival’, falls on 14 April this year. Even though not many people are knowledgeable about the festival’s origin, it’s still considered important among all the Vietnamese rituals. As special dishes made exclusively for Han Thuc festival, banh troi and banh chay as well as their ingredients are sold at every market throughout the country in … [Read more...] about Hanoi special sweet dumplings for Han Thuc Festival
With brighter days and warmer temperatures, your water intake should increase and to ensure you always have cool water at home and while commuting, you should obtain a reliable water bottle. While indulging in cool drinks and shakes is a summer activity that is coveted, nothing can replace the enrichment water offers. For properly storing water in the fridge, you need to own a set that’s sleek, temperature resistant, and durable enough to endure daily usage. There are multiple varieties of water bottles available in the market, ranging from food-grade, BPA plastic to glass and stainless steel. If you want to forgo the use of plastic water bottles, you can go for glass water bottles as they can be easily recycled. Glass water bottles also have a classic look that’s loved by a number of individuals. Check out our picks of water bottles for both home and personal use: Set of 2 bottles These bottles from Tupperware have a capacity of 500 ml and are perfect for storing water in … [Read more...] about Water bottles that are perfect for refrigeration and instant access to cool water
Technology and utilizing operational benefits are the key factors enabling the multinational firm to serve dozens of power plants in Vietnam. Vietnam, with annual power demand growth of roughly 10%, requires significant improvements in energy efficiency, emission intensity together with national energy mix restructuring for low-carbon economic growth. Wind farm in Vietnam's Ninh Thuan Province. Photo: GE Renewable Energy To make a transition towards greener economic growth, intensified investment in renewable energy become indispensable as energy intensity over the last decade was the only negative driver resulting in the slowdown of carbon emissions in the country. The broader engagement of GE in green energy in Vietnam has contributed partly to the country’s power transition as the US-based company now generates up to 30% of Vietnam’s power with a GE fleet of nearly 30 gas turbines, servicing over 10 power plants and projects. GE Spokesperson Som … [Read more...] about How GE help decarbonization in Vietnam?