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Vitamin D can cut heart failure risk after an attack. Here’s how

Besides helping build strong bones and muscles, Vitamin D may also protect heart tissue and prevent heart failure after a heart attack, finds a study conducted on mice. Heart failure is a life-threatening condition affecting an estimated 23 million people worldwide. A previous study had shown that people who have suffered from cardiovascular disease, and have a normal intake of vitamin ... Read More »

Can eating green leafy vegetables cut risk of stroke?

You may want to add green leafy vegetables to your diet as according to a recent study, it can help ward off strokes. According to researchers, reducing stress and increasing green leafy vegetable consumption may be a novel way to reduce the rates of brain bleeds. A previous study said that people who eat more fruits and vegetables are 42% less ... Read More »

Oppo A71 Price Cut in India

HIGHLIGHTS Oppo A71 price in India at launch was Rs. 12,990 The smartphone now has a new MOP of Rs. 9,990 The new price is available via offline retailers in India Oppo A71 was launched in India back in September last year. The smartphone at launch was priced at Rs. 12,990, and has since seen a drop to Rs. 10,990 for its market ... Read More »

Small Business Groups Prefer Senate Tax Cut, But Mostly Don’t Love It

House Republicans appear to have largely given into their Senate colleagues on a tax cut bill, news reports suggest. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Bloomberg) You might have thought that when it comes to the competing tax cut bills that have been duking it out behind closed doors at the Capitol, advocates for small business would feel like they’re living in ... Read More »

Microsoft Reports Cloud Business Growth, Sidesteps Job Cut Questions

HIGHLIGHTS Microsoft said it made a profit of $6.5 billion About $7.4 billion of the revenue came from “intelligent cloud” offerings Cloud-based products like Office 365 rose in the quarter Microsoft on Thursday reported that its quarterly earnings was lifted on the back of its shift to focusing on computing services hosted in the Internet cloud. The US technology giant ... Read More »

Notes Ban Impact: EMIs To Fall As SBI, Other Banks Cut Lending Rates

New Delhi: Top PSU lenders State Bank of India, PNB and Union Bank on Sunday slashed their benchmark lending rates by up to 90 basis points, a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked banks to priorities their lending towards the poor and middle class. The country’s largest lender, SBI, has reduced marginal cost of funds based lending rate (MCLR) ... Read More »

Cyanogen May Cut More Jobs, Close Seattle Headquarters: Report

Cyanogen may announce a second round of layoffs, if a new report is to be believed. The company is also said to be considering closing its Seattle headquarters. A new report citing people familiar with the matter also claims that the future of Steve Kondik, Cyanogen’s Co-Founder and former CTO, in the company is unknown. To recall, Cyanogen went through ... Read More »

LeEco Le Max 2 Gets a Temporary Price Cut to Rs. 17,999; Will Become Available on Amazon and Snapdeal

  LeEco on Thursday announced that the Le Max 2 will be available at a discounted price of Rs. 17,999 from October 1 to October 6 on LeMall.com. The company also announced that the Le Max 2 will no longer be exclusive to LeMall.com and Flipkart, but will from next week also become available on Amazon India and Snapdeal. The ... Read More »

iPhone SE 64GB Price Cut to $449 Following iPhone 7 Launch

It is a well-known fact that Apple’s announcement of new iPhones usually accompanies a price cut for the previously available models. In fact, there are people who wait for the iPhone launch events for just this purpose. The iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus price was slashed almost immediately the launch of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Now, ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 5 Price in India Cut by Rs. 2,000, Now Available at Rs. 22,999

Xiaomi has slashed the price of its flagship smartphone the Xiaomi Mi 5 in India by Rs. 2,000. The smartphone will now be available at Rs. 22,999 against its launch price of Rs. 24,999, Xiaomi India Head Manu Jain tweeted on Tuesday morning. The Xiaomi Mi 5 is available for purchase via Flipkart and mi.com, though the websites are yet ... Read More »