Travel

The future of travel and all you need to be prepared for

New Delhi: International carrier KLM Royal Dutch Airlines did a recent survey to figure our how travellers are changing the way they search, book and travel. From booking with the aid of voice technology and sustainable alternatives such as rail services, to facial recognition technology at security its an ever changing world of travel out […]

Fashion

High fashion: the rise of heels for men

Timothée Chalamet wears high-heel boots at the premiere of Little Women in Paris. Photograph: Stephane Cardinale – Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images Have we finally embraced men in high heels? Sales have been on the upturn since 2017 and searches for “men’s heels” have grown by 30%, according to Lyst.co.uk. Perhaps unexpectedly, the stiletto heel is […]

Android

Twitter Warns Millions of Android App Users to Update Immediately

If endlessly scrolling through Twitter on your phone is part of your daily ritual, you’re going to want to update the app as soon as you can if you’re an Android user. This week, Twitter confirmed a vulnerability in its Android app that could let hackers see your “nonpublic account information” and commandeer your account […]

Fashion

Wary of ordering clothes online? Fashion portal Myntra now offers alteration services too

Indians love to order clothes online – they are affordable, offer a lot more variety, and all is well except for the ‘size’ issue. Consumers who regularly shop online often complain of the outfit which comes in the wrong size– rendering it useless. In most cases, it results in a huge number of returns. Now, […]

Travel

IRDAI cracks down on misselling of travel insurance via online ticket booking portals, imposes curbs

In order to curb mis-selling of travel insurance through online ticket booking portals and apps, IRDAI has directed insurers to ensure that the travel insurance coverage option is not pre-selected as a default option on any ticket booking portal at the time of buying tickets online and also that travel insurance cannot be bought along with tickets bought 90 days before date of […]

Android

Google just fixed one of Android’s biggest problems

Backing up data on a smartphone shouldn’t be a chore, regardless of operating systems, and you should perform regular backups to protect yourself against accidents. Just because a phone is lost, stolen, or destroyed, doesn’t mean your data has to be. Also, regular backups will make it a lot easier to switch to a new […]

Android

How to take full advantage of Android 10’s privacy-reclaiming powers

Well, gang, it’s here. In case you’ve been hibernating over the past week (or maybe just, ahem, on an unfortunately timed week off), Google brought Android 10 into this wacky ol’ world of ours this past Tuesday. There’s really only so much to say about the Android 10 basics at this point — because, quite frankly, […]

Travel

Airlines offer travel waivers ahead of Barry

NEW ORLEANS – As the newly named Tropical Storm Barry barrels toward the Gulf Coast, several airlines have announced that they’re offering travel waivers. The waivers allow those with tickets to change their reservations without fees, as long as they make the change by a certain deadline. CNN is tracking the storm, which is expected to make […]

Travel

Chandrababu Naidu falls out of favour, undergoes frisking, travels in bus at airports: See pictures

Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu being frisked at Vijaywada Airport on 14 June 2019. Chandrababu Naidu: Telegudesam Party Supremo and former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu is realising the importance of choosing the right side in India’s electoral politics. Just last month, he was one of the country’s most high profile chief ministers. […]

Health

The Most Important Health Reform Of All

Of all the things we might do to improve our health care system, the one reform that is more important than any other is almost never discussed. It is ignored by Republicans. By Democrats. By the experts. By the think tanks. And by just about everybody who has an opinion on health policy. Here it […]