Tag Archives: worth

Is the most expensive Royal Enfield worth the money? Our review of the 500X

Royal Enfield is moving fast with the changing times and does not shy away from experimenting. The Continental GT, for example, was a step in the right direction and another such move comes in the form of the new Urban X twins based on the Thunderbird models. Called the 350x and the 500x, these new bikes promise to up your ... Read More »

If you miss old school PC games, Prey is worth your attention

It seems that, so far, there’s been a bit of a misunderstanding of what Prey is. As an immersive sim from developers Arkane, it’s easy to assume it’s Dishonored in space. As a game set in a beautiful art-deco environment that’s descended into chaos, it’s also understandable to think it’s Bioshock in space. But Prey is neither of these things. ... Read More »

UPES Dehradun to award 590 scholarships for teaching assistantship worth Rs 3.53 crore

The University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun will be awarded a total 590 scholarships worth Rs 3.53 crore. Special scholarships are also being offered for Uttarakhand Domicile students. UPES Dehradun Scholarship RELATED STORIES Tribal youths convince parents to send children to school All semester exams postponed due to Cyclone Vardah: Anna University Poor standards of learning puts parliamentary ... Read More »

Special scholarship worth Rs 75 crore awarded to J&K students

In order to help students in pursuing higher education outside Jammu and Kashmir state, the central government has recently decided to award scholarships to a few students. (Read: Delhi government likely to oppose several proposals of New Education Policy) Under the new scheme, candidates will be given over 3,500 scholarships worth a total of Rs 75 crore. Details of the ... Read More »

Is ‘Candy Crush’ really worth more than ‘Star Wars’?

Even in a world of start-up unicorns and big mergers, Activision-Blizzard’s $5.9 billion buyout of King Digital is a head turner. The purchase price is more than five times what Amazon spent on game streaming site Twitch. It’s roughly triple the $2 billion Facebookpaid for Oculus last March. It blows past the $2.5 billion Microsoft paid for “Minecraft” creator Mojang ... Read More »

Nokia 230 24K-gold-plating costs more than the phone, still worth it

We understand the urge to have your flagship LG V10 gold-plated, and the gold bath adds an extra bit of flair to curved-body Samsung high-end models Galaxy S6 edge and Note5. But what about that Nokia 230 that you keep in your car’s glove box for backup, or use as a secondary phone for basic needs? Now Vietnamese specialists in ... Read More »

Anonymous messaging Secret app ‘worth $100m’ shut down – jeepininmidwest

Anonymous messaging service Secret, at one stage thought to be valued at more than $100m (£66.5m), is shutting down. Founder David Byttow said: “Secret does not represent the vision I had when starting the company” and that he believed in “failing fast”. The app was created, in part, to promote free speech but was criticised for promoting cyber-bullying. User numbers ... Read More »