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Farokh Engineer feels Virat Kohli has potential to be greatest Indian Batsman

Farokh Engineer feels Virat Kohli has potential to be greatest Indian Batsman

Farokh Engineer feels Virat Kohli has potential to be greatest Indian Batsman Kohli has already scored two¬†hundreds¬†in the first three Tests against England and his 103 at Nottingham helped the team win the third Test and reduce the series deficit to 1-2 in the five-match rubber. Share: Updated: Aug 30, 2018, 11:06 AM IST Source:PTI Trending News Mumbai: Virat Kohli […]

‘Natural‘ digital birth control app ad banned in UK

‘Natural‘ digital birth control app ad banned in UK

Natural Cycles, founded in Sweden, says it offers a clinically tested app that offers “digital birth control”. The UK‘s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA), which received three complaints about the ad, has ruled that claims made in the Facebook commercial about the effectiveness of the app were exaggerated. The ad, which ran for four weeks in mid-2017, said: “Natural Cycles is […]

Goats prefer smiling people to angry nannies

Goats prefer smiling people to angry nannies

The research by scientists at Queen Mary University of London provides the first evidence of how goats process human emotional expressions. It implies that it is not just companion animals, such as dogs and horses, that have an ability to perceive facial cues. Published in the journal Royal Society Open Science, the study describes how 20 goats interacted with different […]

Dolphins teach each other to ‘walk on water‘

Dolphins teach each other to ‘walk on water‘

Researchers in Australia made the discovery after observing that dolphins in Adelaide learned tail-walking from an animal called Billie who had spend time in a dolphinarium after being rescued. Tail-walking is a trick that dolphins are taught in captivity in most dolphinariums and involves the animal rising vertically out of the water and moving across it. Billie learned tail-walking after […]

Here‘s how to apply to be verified on Instagram ✓

Here‘s how to apply to be verified on Instagram ✓

It comes as the company introduces a handful of new tools to help keep the platform safe, including two-factor authentication (2FA). The blue verified badges are “an important way for you to know that the account you are interacting with is the authentic presence of a notable public figure, celebrity, global brand or entity”, according to Instagram. “Today we are […]

Brexit prompts surge in Brits learning languages

Brexit prompts surge in Brits learning languages

In the days leading up to Article 50 being triggered on March 29, 2017, a leading language-learning app reports that it saw a 24% increase in new user sign-ups in the UK. The CEO of Duolingo, which has 300 million users, told Sky News that the company noticed a spike in sign-ups at the time and saw its users commenting […]

Video games boxes to warn parents of extra purchases

Video games boxes to warn parents of extra purchases

Many popular titles offer players the chance to buy in-game goodies, including the likes of online multiplayer phenomenon Fortnite and the FIFA football series. The former sells costumes and other items for players to customise their characters, while FIFA features a mode in which fans can build their teams by collecting packs of cards – all of which can be […]