Tag Archives: Play

How to create your own happiness at work and play

This is part of a series looking at micro skills – changes that employees can make to improve their health and life at work and at home, and employers can make to improve the workplace. The Globe and Mail and Morneau Shepell have created the Employee Recommended Workplace Award to honour companies that put the health and well-being of their ... Read More »

This is Uber’s Answer To Ola Play, Coming Soon to a Cab Near You

HIGHLIGHTS Uber is set to introduce infotainment system to its cars in India The move comes less than a year after Ola launched Play service Uber’s infotainment system will offer a range of content services Uber is taking a page out of Ola’s playbook as it pushes to expand business in India, its largest overseas market. Months after its Indian ... Read More »

Google Play Protect Now Reportedly Rolling Out to Android Devices

HIGHLIGHTS The Play Protect card in Google Play will also show up soon The feature can be found in security settings The feature was announced at Google I/O earlier this year At Google I/O 2017 earlier this year, the search giant announced its Google Play Protect feature that essentially notifies users when a particular app starts behaving abnormally or is considered unsafe. Google has now reportedly ... Read More »

Advocacy Group ‘Stay Work Play’ Names New Executive Director

Will Stewart arrived in New Hampshire, sight unseen, as a twenty-something in 2004. Now 38, he’s married, bought a home and is raising a child here. In short, it’s exactly the scenario his new employer Stay Work Play wants to duplicate around the state. Stewart will take over as executive director of the non-profit early next month. Stay Work Play ... Read More »

Separating work and play

South Korean actor Song Joong Ki (right) with Ryoo Seung Wan, director of his latest film, The Battleship Island, at a press conference at Marina Bay Sands yesterday.ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN South Korean television drama fans who would like to see stars Song Joong Ki and Song Hye Kyo re-create their sizzling chemistry in last year’s hit series Descendants ... Read More »

Bollinger puts electric power to work (and play) in B1 off-roader

The B1 can be specced with a 120 or 200 mile range Electric power has worked its way into sedans, supercars, motorcycles and most things in between, but we’re yet to see a true off-roader powered by a battery. Charge stations are hard to come by in cities, let alone deserted campsites. Undeterred by this fact, Bollinger Motors has unveiled its ... Read More »

Robots at Work and Play

Advancements in robotics are continually taking place in the fields of space exploration, health care, public safety, entertainment, defense, and more. These machines—some fully autonomous, some requiring human input—extend our grasp, enhance our capabilities, and travel as our surrogates to places too dangerous or difficult for us to go. Gathered here are recent images of robotic technology, including an exoskeleton ... Read More »

Where work and play come together

Interiors are a key element in the war for talent and they need to reflect the lifestyle expectations of the people that companies want to recruit They’re called playpen offices and like many larger than life trends they were born in America. Companies in California and Washington state led the charge toward slides instead of staircases, video games rooms, climbing ... Read More »

Kerry Hotel introduces a ‘work and play’ theme

The exterior of Kerry Hotel Pudong UNDER the umbrella of Shangri-La, the Kerry Hotel Pudong already has an established reputation for MICE due to the large meeting facilities in a five-star hotel in Shanghai. A stone’s throw from Century Park, this venue is situated in one of China’s most influential center for finance, science and technology, and the views are ... Read More »

Hit the Beach for Work and Play

Priyanka heads to the beaches of Goa for the launch of a new phone by Motorola, the Moto Z2 Play. Rahul gets us some more scoops from Computex 2017 in Taipei, and this time it’s VR, overclocking, and new display technology. Samsung announces two new phones the Galaxy J7 Max and Galaxy J7 Pro. Sugandha tells us all about the ... Read More »