Tag Archives: life

Diwali Gift Ideas for a Better, Healthier Life

HIGHLIGHTS Health conscious people can use these interesting gifts Our choices include an activity tracker and a fitness app We also have some unconventional choices such as an air mask Health conscious people usually end up in a fix during Diwali, what with the rise in air pollution and unhealthy food. Finding good gifts for these people is not hard ... Read More »

An ESF education is for life

  It was no exaggeration when Jal Shroff called King George V School (KGV) “his school”. As a former student of KGV who had spent nine years chairing the Foundation, he ensured that his children also attended KGV and in September 2017 his granddaughter Mia will start in the same school. “I can still remember the days when girls and ... Read More »

HTC U-Branded Smartphone Set to Launch on November 2; More HTC U11 Plus, U11 Life Details Emerge

HIGHLIGHTS HTC has sent media invites to an event on November 2 The company teases it will bring back the ‘U’ phone at the event It is widely expected to launch the HTC U11 Plus at the event HTC on Thursday posted on Twitter that it was planning to bring back the “BrilliantU”, further teasing that it intends to unveil at least one ... Read More »

Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch Launched With Heart Rate Tracking, 4-Day Battery Life

HIGHLIGHTS Fitbit Ionic features range from fitness tracking to contactless payment Ionic will feature GPS, heart rate tracking, Fitbit Pay, and more Ionic will be available for pre-sale from Monday on Fitbit’s website Wearable device maker Fitbit on Monday launched its newest device, the Ionic smartwatch, with features ranging from fitness tracking to contactless payment, as it gears up to compete with ... Read More »

Galaxy S8 battery life tips: How to control battery drain

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are two of the best Android smartphones available, but if you’re going to get any use out of features like Bixby Voice and Samsung’s stellar camera, you’ll want to implement a few power-saving strategies. Fortunately, Samsung bundled in a helpful power-saving mode to keep the Galaxy S8’s battery steadily pumping throughout the day. We’ll teach ... Read More »

5 Unforgettable Life Lessons That My Year-Long Exile From Blogging Taught Me

From 2010 to 2016, writing and blogging were an integral part of my life. My blogging journey of six years gave me global recognition, several accolades, and helped me forge strong connections with thought leaders from across the world (from all walks of life and all age groups). It was instrumental in helping me carve a unique personal brand and ... Read More »

DU admission 2017: These college societies will groom you and make life exciting

  You might have had a busy month due to admissions at the prestigious University of Delhi, but it is now time for you to find out what your college is offers other than your course. Most of the popular colleges have cultural, literary and sports societies that keep them engaged throughout the year. The activities are not just add ... Read More »

Living life as a university blogger

Upper Hutt’s Callum Tokorangi has been selected as one of 10 first-year University of Auckland students to write for The Inside Word, the university’s blog. From Fresher Flu to the perils of wet weather, one former Upper Hutt College student is detailing the highs and lows of his first year at university. Callum Tokorangi was one of 10 first-year students ... Read More »

How to live a fulfilling life on the internet

We’re addicted to the internet, says New York Timescolumnist Ross Douthat. And our drug of choice is our always-connected devices. Searching for the little dopamine hits that come from new notifications, or likes, we become withdrawn in an ephemeral world in which we are constantly reminded of our own social status and its minute defects. So Douthat proposes a movement ... Read More »

Better mental health: Royals hear how single phone call saved ambulanceman’s life

Dan told them his story at a reception held to mark World Mental Health Day by Heads Together, the Duke and Duchess’s mental health charity.Dan was struggling to cope after a call-out to a child abuse victim. He contacted work partner Rich Morton and they had a heart to heart, which helped Dan, 31, conquer his demons. “I was getting ... Read More »