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27 cool things about the iPhone 6 and Apple Watch

Apple had one of its biggest days ever Tuesday, unveiling two new iPhones, one new operating system and a watch which, quite frankly, represents something of an upgrade over the sweet Casio we wore in middle school. (It had a calculator, too! So they were similar!) But clearly you already ...

  • Hlntv | 3 days, 18 hours ago




The complete guide to the new iPhone 6

Apple unveiled two new iPhones today, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. The basics The big difference between the two models is size. The iPhone 6 has a 4.7-inch screen, which is modestly bigger than the previous, 4-inch iPhone 5S screen. The iPhone 6 Plus, meanwhile, has a 5.5-inch ...

  • Quartz | 1 week ago




These teachers are changing the world. Have you heard of them?

On Teacher's Day, here's our humble tribute to the remarkable teachers who have made a significant difference to society. Photograph: Kamal Kishore/Reuters Aristotle came steeped in great teaching traditions. His teacher was Plato, who in turn had been tutored by Socrates. Aristotle himself was teacher to Alexander, commonly dubbed as ...

  • Rediff | 3 days, 18 hours ago




40 Astounding Facts You Should Know About Your Amazing Human Body

4 is mindboggling to say the least!

  • Distractify | 3 days, 18 hours ago




Undiscovered Indian Treasures

Mattur, a culturally rich village on the banks of the river Tunga in Karnataka, is now famous across India as the 'Sanskrit village'. Here, even the vegetable vendor speaks in Sanskrit. Villagers use Sanskrit here for their day to day conversation and not just during poojas.

  • Undiscoveredindiantreasures | 3 days, 17 hours ago




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10 Delightful Reasons to Visit Mauritius

The Republic of Mauritius is an island nation located in the Indian Ocean. Noted for its multicultural heritage -British, French, and Asian - and enchanting scenic attractions, Mauritius has become a thrilling vacation destination. The following are just a few reasons why you should plan to visit this renowned island ...

  • Amerikanki | 5 days, 9 hours ago




How Twitter Users Are Lending A Helping Hand To Victims Of The #KashmirFloods

In the worst flooding to hit the Indian region in decades, the death toll in Jammu and Kashmir has reportedly risen to 175 people. Hospitals, army bases, and several homes are submerged in flooding that is, in some places, up to 3 stories high.

  • Buzzfeed | 1 week ago




Modi is bringing New York's Times Square to Mumbai, in the middle of a heritage zone

Just weeks before prime minister Narendra Modi arrives in the United States, his government has given Mumbai, India's commercial capital, an unlikely gift-New York's Times Square. India's tourism minister Sripad Naik today announced plans to model Mumbai's Kala Ghoda into a "hub of heritage and culture, mostly open air, the ...

  • Quartz | 3 days, 18 hours ago




Apple Breaks Pre-Order Record with iPhone 6; iPhone 6 Plus Sells Out

Last night was rough for Apple enthusiasts seeking to pre-order the iPhone 6. As we recounted in our Morning Recap, heavy traffic brought down the online Apple Store for almost two hours after pre-orders went live at 12:01 a.m. PST.

  • Maclife | 19 hours, 36 minutes ago




Devesh Kapur: Summitry over substance?

Expectations of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the United States later this month need to be modulated with stiff doses of reality. Structural weakness in the United States means that it cannot offer much; and what can be offered is further limited by India's inability to leverage it to ...

  • Business-standard | 2 days, 6 hours ago