Month: February 2017

The Unique Story Of Vaccines In Brief

The Unique Story Of Vaccines In Brief

Health
Thanks to the discovery of vaccines that have reduced drastically the deaths of millions of children each year from infectious diseases like measles, polio, and whooping cough. Even knowing most of the diseases have been eradicated with years of vaccination program across the world, but many in different corners are rejecting it. A debunked theory among many people in the United States says vaccines cause autism and hence it need to be avoided. Health workers in Afghanistan and Pakistan are always attacked by some Islamic groups believing the Western has plotted to make their children infertile with it. There's interesting facts in the development of vaccines and those are jotted in the book The Vaccine Race: Science, Politics and the Human Costs of Defeating Disease by Meredith ...
Why The Need Of Apology. How Error At Oscars 2017 Raise Questions

Why The Need Of Apology. How Error At Oscars 2017 Raise Questions

Entertainment, Movies
PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC) is to be blamed for the mistakes at the Oscars 2017. The multinational professional services network has accepted it issuing two apologies, the first was three hours after the Academy broadcast ended on Sunday night and the second within 24 hours. The mistaken announcement went in favor of La La Land as best picture instead of Moonlight during the presentation of related category. Academy tweeted a statement with apology from the entire cast and crew of both the movies whose experience was profoundly altered by the mistake. The tweet read Academy apologize to all who are involved in the error experience including presenters, filmmakers Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway as well as all the fans across the world who were watching the event on televisions....
Oldies Tour Is Here. Nokia 3310 Getting Relaunched, In Modernized Version

Oldies Tour Is Here. Nokia 3310 Getting Relaunched, In Modernized Version

Technology
HMD is turning back the clock. It is bringing back the classic Nokia 3310 basic phone in a revised version. The greatest selling point of the device will be its 25-day battery life. Rumored to be priced tagged around $52, the new Nokia 3310 feature phone will be a look like an oldies tour with physical keypad similar to what BlackBerry has introduced lately in its newest smartphone KEYone. The Nokia 3301 comes in a rugged look and obviously for all those first-generation users who loved the phone in the 2000s. It is being launched by HMD Global as Nokia has licensed it to the house. HMD has earlier also announced to be launching Nokia 6 mid range smartphone along with two new lower-end models too. The new Nokia 3310 will stand out with its curvaceous shape and old-style...
What IS VX, How It Works, What Are Its Symptoms And Treatment

What IS VX, How It Works, What Are Its Symptoms And Treatment

Health
It is confirmed North Korean dictator's estranged half-brother Kim Jong Nam was assassinated by world's deadliest chemical weapon VX. In a press statement released by the Royal Malaysia Police it is learned the VX nerve agent was found on the eyes and face of the victim. It is alleged he was attacked by two women at the departure area of Kuala Lumpur airport on February 13. The eldest sibling of Kim Jong Un died while being transported to the hospital. What is VX United Nations has classified the VX as the most deadliest chemical weapon on Earth and just a microscopic amount of it is enough to kill a man. It is similar to pesticides if looked at how it works, but is more potent. It is odorless and tasteless. It has the color of amber and was man-made. How VX Works ...
How Facebook Algorithms Know What Kind Of Person You Are

How Facebook Algorithms Know What Kind Of Person You Are

Technology
Do you know Facebook knows that you love babies and hate Tom Brady. Yes, it’s true. The algorithms suggest what nature you are. The "Like" buttons on the platform are very powerful in learning your emotion. If you "Love" a photo of a friend's baby and you are "Angry" on a news piece of New England Patriots winning the Super Bowl, you are considered in a certain way. Facebook algorithms learn more about you the more you click and know more who you are. Until last year the platform just had the simple solo "Like" button, but later more reaction choices emerged on it like Love, Haha, Sad, Wow and Angry. With your more clicks on such reactions Facebook will show you more photos of babies and fewer news content of football. This mean your friend will appear more compared to Tom Bra
Is French Presidential Candidate Marine Le Pen Following Theresa May’s Footstep

Is French Presidential Candidate Marine Le Pen Following Theresa May’s Footstep

General
Marine Le Pen is looking ahead to follow the footstep of British Prime Minister Theresa May in her own country France. She believes they too must withdraw themselves from European Union (EU). The president of France's political party, the National Front (FN), Le Pen said she wants to run the nation using policies of May. April will go for poll in April and May, and Le Pen is running a populist campaign in an effort to overturn the country's elite. Amid all these she is also frequently trapped in controversies. Very recently she refused to wear a headscarf on her Lebanon visit while meeting the highest Sunni authority of the country. She vowed to restore ties with the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad if she wins the election and becomes the president. In her campaign the French...