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A few things that may surprise you about seniors and technology

Marci Vandersluis writes the Embrace Your Aging column. TY GREENLEES/STAFF A few years ago when I wrote about technology of benefit to elders, there was limited interest and adoption by much of the older adult population. How times have changed. Take, for example, the smartphone. According to the Pew Research Center, four in 10 seniors own smartphones, which is more ... Read More »

Yamaha FZ25: 10 Things You Need To Know

HIGHLIGHTS The Yamaha FZ25 is India’s most affordable 250 cc motorcycle on sale Deliveries for the new Yamaha FZ25 will commence from 1st February The FZ25 expand’s Yamaha’s FZ family as a powerful street-fighter With the launch of the new Yamaha FZ25, the Japanese bike manufacturer fills the void that Yamaha India had left in the quarter litre performance bike ... Read More »

Destiny 2: The 5 key things PC gamers need to know

It seems like only yesterday, or just over seven weeks ago, that we found out Destiny 2 would be coming to PC, shedding the original’s console-only shackles. On Thursday, Bungie revealed more details about the upcoming multi-player first-person shooter. A lot of it’s good, some of it’s not so good, and some of it’s downright surprising. Here’s what PC gamers ... Read More »

THINGS I LEARNED ABOUT FINANCE BROS BY (BRIEFLY) DATING A FINANCE BRO

PHOTOGRAPH BY MARY CYBULSKI / PARAMOUNT PICTURES / EVERETT   It’s not that they’re actually ever mad at the valet. They just want him to learn. And, when you think about it, they’re really doing him a favor. You could even call it “broblesse oblige.” They do. The point is, never ever bend a Porsche key. * There is an ... Read More »

7 things you should never search for on your work computer

Save your weird internet search habits for your personal computer. Seriously. You don’t want to become an office cautionary tale — that person who got fired because they were busted Googling something inappropriate during an all-hands meeting. When you’re on your work computer, your employers can track pretty much everything you do. “Any personal data or behavior done on any work ... Read More »

Things you should know before playing Indian Rummy Games Online

Over the ages the world has turned almost completely to a virtual world. The world of Internet has taken over the minds of today’s generation. People prefer to stay back home playing online rather than playing outside. The Internet revolution which is now a part of our daily lives, allures us to take help of the technology for almost everything. ... Read More »

8 critical things to do immediately with a new PC

So you’ve got a new PC. Awesome! That humble metal box is the key to a wide world of potential. It can help you with everything from juggling your finances to keeping in touch with Grandma to blowing off some steam on, uh, Steam. But a new PC isn’t like a new car; you can’t just turn a key and ... Read More »

Top five things to expect from the new Maruti Suzuki Swift

Maruti Suzuki has been on a roll with its new products over the last few years. The most successful of the current lot is the Baleno which has been on sale for a year and has finally opened up the premium segment for the Indo Japanese automaker. It will now update its most important product which we will see towards ... Read More »

Five things AI does better than humans, from the mundane to the magnificent

AIs are giving us a kicking in board games and video games, but what else are they good for? An AI developed by Facebook researchers can rival humans when it comes to predicting whether wooden blocks will stay stacked — and where they will fall if they don’t. Credit: Facebook AI Research COMMENTS Peter Sayer IDG News Service Nov 16, ... Read More »

Things to expect from Mercedes-Benz C-Cabriolet and S-Cabriolet

Mercedes-Benz will be launching its latest convertibles – the C-Cabriolet and the S-Cabriolet in India tomorrow. The C-Class Cabriolet from Mercedes-Benz will come in C300 variant, while the S-Cabriolet will come in S500 trim only.  The upcoming C-Cabriolet will complete the automaker’s line-up of open-top four-seaters featuring classic soft tops, whereas after 1971, the S-Class Cabriolet is the sixth variant ... Read More »