Whisky is usually aged in barrels made out of oak. The belief is that the qualities of the wood will help give the whisky its distinct taste, although the length of aging will really depend on that particular line and the company, with cheaper brands and companies going for an artificial form of aging.
Now if you’re a whisky connoisseur, chances are you might have heard of the Japanese company Suntory. The company is known for their premium alcohol and in an interesting experiment on aging, it looks like the company is planning on sending up some of the whiskies into space and see how a zero-gravity environment will affect the taste of their products. Read full post →Japan’s Suntory Wants To Age Whisky In Space
Last week there was an interesting rumor which suggested that Apple and BMW were apparently in talks at one point, with Apple being interested in using BMW’s i3 electric car as the base of their own electric car. The rumors then suggested that eventually the talks fell through, and now according to a report from Reuters, we know why.
According to their sources, the reason the talks fell through was because Apple was more interested in developing an electric car of their own, as opposed to working with BMW and possibly licensing some of their technology. It was also suggested that it was because BMW played their cards too close to their chest as they did not want to end up being a mere supplier of hardware to tech giants such as Apple. Read full post →Apple And BMW Car Talks Could Resume In The Future