Category Archives: Technology

No promises, but you might sleep better wearing this

By Nivriti Butalia

Madonna and Oprah love these watches. Back in the day, Oprah listed one of these Philip Stein watches in her ‘favourite things’ section of the show — YouTube the video for an entertaining replay of a hysterical studio audience screeching with delight at being gifted a free diamond-encrusted watch each.

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The young are leaving FB and the old are hopping on board

By Harveena Herr

Haven’t you heard? Print is at its last gasp. The entire world is moving to the digital space and the cosy camaraderie you enjoy with your newspaper every morning along with a steaming cup of tea or coffee is about to crash into oblivion… But here’s another story that I bet hasn’t been put out by the purveyors of fake news. Continue reading The young are leaving FB and the old are hopping on board

What happens when we start talking to vacuum cleaners?

By Alvin R. Cabral

Over a year ago, and after almost three decades, I finally made my way to the home of my aunt — AKA my second mom — in the United States. Special mention to the prank I pulled on my family: I didn’t tell them I was going, so they had no idea that while they were tracking the Atlanta-to-Dubai flight I was supposedly on, I was already in North Carolina whooping it up with her and my uncle.

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