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4 Tips for Removing Junk for a Living

If you’re looking for an unconventional way to earn a living that doesn’t involve the nine-to-five routine, think about removing junk for a living. Plenty of people are drowning in needless stuff and would be happy to pay you to clear out the clutter in their lives. Here are some tips. 1. Do Your Homework Make sure there are enough ... Read More »

Best TWS Earbuds Under Rs 5,000 in India – April 2022 Edition

The true wireless earbuds market continues to get more competitive as smartphone makers are still ditching wired earphones from the package. Not only this, but some smartphone makers have also started removing the 3.5mm audio jack from their entry-level mid-budget phones to boost the sales of the in-house TWS earbuds. In India, customers will find a lot of options under Rs ... Read More »

How Intel’s Optane Memory leads to misleading specs in PC advertisements

When does a PC have “24GB of memory?” When its Intel Optane Memory, which assists in storage, is being counted on top of the 4GB, 8GB, or 16GB of RAM we’re used to seeing on mainstream PCs. Traditional RAM and Optane Memory do different things, so the fact that some PCs are showing this blended spec is bound to confuse shoppers ... Read More »

3 Tips for Preparing for a Disaster

In these uncertain times, disaster could strike in a number of different ways. War could happen or the economy could collapse. Or there might be an EMP attack, where an atomic bomb is detonated in the atmosphere wiping out all electrical devices for miles. If worrying about such events keeps you up at night, taking precautions now could ease your ... Read More »

How do Bail Bonds Work?

Bail bonds operate by allowing an individual in jail to post bonds that he or she would have not been able to afford on their own. A bail bondsman is the one who posts the full amount on the behalf of the defendant. The defendant then pays the bail bondsman a percentage of the amount of the bail, typically 10 ... Read More »

Apple is working on a fix for critical Safari security flaw

Researchers found that a critical flaw on Safari lets websites read your entire browsing data and even your Google ID. The issue affects all major Apple platforms – iOS 15, iPadOS 15 and macOS Monterey. The company has acknowledged the issue and is now working on a fix. The problem lies within the IndexedDB API, which is used by pretty ... Read More »

Kothari’s DSP buys out giant Blackrock’s stake

BlackRock of the US, the world’s second largest asset manager with $ 6.32 trillion in assets, is exiting from its joint venture asset management company (AMC) in India. Financial services firm DSP group, controlled by Hemendra Kothari, has proposed to buy out BlackRock’s 40 per cent stake in DSP BlackRock Investment Managers which manages over Rs 1,10,000 crore of investors’ ... Read More »

GATE 2022 Admit Card Out; Official Website, Download Steps

The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) administering body — Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur — has released the GATE 2022 admit cards. To download the GATE 2022 admit cards from the official website — gate.iitkgp.ac.in, students have to insert their enrollment ids or email ids and passwords.The GATE admit card 2022 has details including the GATE exam guidelines, ... Read More »

Recycling Changes Make Things a Bit More Complicated

A funny thing happened to Marion County recycling a few months back. The global market made itself known in the oddest way in that all the material that the U.S. was recycling suddenly had nowhere to go easily. For years, China was a big consumer of recycled material from the U.S. However, in 2019, the Asian country suddenly shut off the flow, refusing to ... Read More »

James Webb Space Telescope Launch Delayed by NASA to Christmas Day Due to Bad Weather

NASA has delayed the launch of the James Webb Space Telescope, which would be the successor to the Hubble. The space agency said the launch will happen a day later than the earlier stipulated time, on Christmas Day, December 25, from the Kourou spaceport in French Guiana, where high winds are a major factor. An Ariane 5 rocket will lift ... Read More »