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Emma Watson says social media is ‘incredibly dangerous’

Emma Watson warns about the dangers of social media Beauty and the Beast star Emma Watson has warned about the dangers of social media, saying that it can be “incredibly dangerous”. The 27-year-old actress, who was 33 million followers on Instagram and 24.5 million on Twitter, said that she is careful about her use of social media and that she is aware of ... Read More »

We need to rethink adoption in the social media age, says senior judge

Lord Justice McFarlane: ‘The difficulties facing adopters and adopted children have been made more difficult with the ever-increasing facility to trace and make contact via social media.’ Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo Too many children are being forcibly adopted against the wishes of their families and prevented from having any contact with their natural parents, a senior judge has suggested. In ... Read More »

LeEco Confirms Layoffs and Departure of Top Executives, Says It Isn’t Exiting India

HIGHLIGHTS LeEco confirms it’s not exiting India It is launching a next-gen TV in the market soon Premium smartphone models will also launch this year In a recent development, LeEco was reported to have laid off 85 percent of its staff and that it may quit its operations in India. However, the company tells Gadgets 360 that it has no ... Read More »

Delhi Nursery Admissions 2017: Sell jalebis, instead of nursery seats, says Manish Sisodia

In the middle of admissions, a well-known Delhi school has denied admittance to parents having more than two kids. Delhi Nursery Admissions 2017: Sell jalebis, instead of nursery seats, says Manish Sisodia RELATED STORIES India needs strategy to create 10-12 million jobs: Manmohan Singh Himachal Pradesh beats Kerala in learning outcomes: ASER Delhi Nursery admissions: High Court stays government notification, ... Read More »

Google kills Project Titan, says balloons beat drones for Internet delivery

Alphabet has shut down its Titan unit that was exploring the use of unmanned aerial vehicles for the delivery of internet services. The Google parent is instead focusing on its balloons-based Project Loon to deliver the internet to remote areas. Google acquired in 2014 Titan Aerospace and the team from the drone startup was brought in late 2015 into the ... Read More »

New rumor says Oppo Find 9 WILL arrive in H1 this year

After whether or not the Oppo Find 9 will ever arrive, it seems the next big question is: whether we’ll see it launching in H1 2017, or not? Back in November last year, there was first a rumor that said the device will be made official in March 2017. This was followed by a couple of sources (a Chinese analyst ... Read More »

New rumor says Oppo Find 9 WILL arrive in H1 this year

After whether or not the Oppo Find 9 will ever arrive, it seems the next big question is: whether we’ll see it launching in H1 2017, or not? Back in November last year, there was first a rumor that said the device will be made official in March 2017. This was followed by a couple of sources (a Chinese analyst ... Read More »

Mental health drives at grassroots can prevent suicides, says report

017, 01.00 PM IST Mental health drives at grassroots can prevent suicides (TOI illustration for representation) Grassroots community mental health programmes to address risk factors such as depressionand alcohol use disorders can significantly address treatment gaps and reduce incidence of suicide, a new study published in The Lancet Psychiatry shows. Recommended By Colombia The prevalence of depression, one of the ... Read More »

Confused.com says car insurance premiums are soaring, as insurers try to deflect blame

Every year they meet in a darkened room before an iron brazier, wearing black cowls, carrying flaming torches: they are the car insurance illuminati and they are out to get you! This dastardly organisation, that sets the price of your premiums, includes Government ministers, repair shop owners, carmakers, cold callers and, of course, the worst of the lot, ambulance chasing ... Read More »

In-bed, cycling exercise safe for ICU patients, says study

In-bed, cycling exercise safe for ICU patients, says study (Sam Edwards/Getty Images) Contrary to the beliefs that intensive care unit (ICU) patients cannot afford any physical activity, early bicycle exercise during their stay in a hospital ICU may help some patients recover more quickly, a new study has found. The “TryCYCLE” study that was published in the journal “PLOS ONE” ... Read More »