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Online Lives: Meet Emma Ratcliffe, the Dublin woman blogging from Spain

Emma Ratcliffe tells Denise O’Donoghue about blogging from sunny Spain Dubliner Emma Ratcliffe treats her blog and social media accounts as ‘digital scrapbooks’ of her experiences. Emma, who is living in Granada, Spain, works full time and uses her blog, Travelstylefood.com, to share her passions. “I’m fortunate enough to be able to work from home so I figured, what better place to call your home ... Read More »

Family finance: Why Singh will have to wait for a rise in income to meet goals

Pune-based Singh will have to wait for a rise in income to start investment for all financial goals. Rabendra Singh is a 40-yearold IT professional getting a monthly salary of Rs 1.14 lakh. He stays with his homemaker wife and two kids, aged 10 and two, in their own house, in Pune. The outstanding loan for the house is Rs ... Read More »

From Wall Art to Talking Glasses, Meet Intel India’s Hardware Startups

HIGHLIGHTS Intel started the Plugin accelerator last year It’s intended to help hardware startups grow in India Intel held a demo for prototypes and products from 12 of the startups In 2015, Intel brought its Maker Lab hardware startup accelerator to India, working with 14 startups. Last year, the company partnered with the Department of Science and Technology (DST) and IIT-Bombay’s startup incubator, Society ... Read More »

Family Finance: Delhi-based Sapras need to increase equity investment to meet goals

Rahul and Shalini Sapra are both employed in Delhi and bring in a combined monthly income of Rs 92,000. After expenses and investment, they are left with a surplus of Rs 12,513. Having saved aggressively, the couple has already bought a house and has invested in stocks, equity funds and EPF. Their goals include saving for emergencies, future child’s education ... Read More »

Meet the Twitter ‘mafia’ in health and fitness tech

Twitter alums are taking over the health-technology sector. A LinkedIn search revealed that more than 20 former Twitter employees are now at health, fitness and bio-tech start-ups. The vast majority of them joined or founded these companies in the past two years, in the midst of Twitter’s well-documented executive shakeup. This list includes but is not limited to: Former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo, ... Read More »

Meet the finance players who made Fortune’s 40 under 40 list this year

Finance is said to be a young person’s game, and the bankers, financiers, and founders on this year’s Fortune 40 under 40 list prove just that. This year’s version of the annual list was led by the recently elected French president Emmanuel Macron, a former Rothschild banker. The other young professionals run the gamut from traditional bankers investing in algorithmic stock-picking programs, ... Read More »

Meet Punjab PSEB Class 10 topper Shruti Vohra: Check top three rank holders here

In this year’s Punjab Class 10 board results, Shruti Vohra, a student of Ropar’s DAV Public Senior Secondary School topped with flying colours! Meet Punjab PSEB Class 10 topper Shruti Vohra: Check top three rank holders here RELATED STORIES E-texbook launched for Haryana school students DU Admissions 2017: Helpline launched for African students, admission deadline extended to increase enrollment Bhagavad ... Read More »

Meet the journalist who invented sports blogging a century ago

By Ed Sherman • March 7, 2017 To those who think sports blogging is an invention of the modern era, guess again. Ring Lardner beat Bill Simmons and others like him by about 80-90 years. A new book, “The Lost Journalism of Ring Lardner,” edited by Ron Rapoport, should be required reading for sports journalists who want to know the ... Read More »

3 Great Ways to Meet Fellow Fandom Members

There’s nothing like winding down from a long day by watching a captivating show, reading a great book, or playing an immersive videogame. However, it doesn’t feel quite as fulfilling unless you have other people to geek outabout your favorite fandoms with. If you’re feeling a little lonelyand want to make some friends, try outthe tips in this article. Before ... Read More »

Meet the Corsair One, Corsair’s ‘category-defying’ gaming PC debut

Corsair’s well-known for its wide array of enthusiast-focused PC cases, memory, liquid CPU coolers, and even liquid-cooled graphics cards. The company’s hardware powers many parts of PCWorld’s own graphics card test system. But now, after finding its footing with the bare-bones Bulldog PC, Corsair is combining its vast array of knowledge into its first-ever full-blown PC, dubbed Corsair One. Corsair ... Read More »