We have an intimate relationship with our mobile. We sleep with them, eat with them and carry them in our pockets. We search them, on average, 47 times a day — 82 times if you’re between 18 and 24 years old, according to recent statistics.

Why we love our phone?


A new round of redundancies at Air New Zealand is a “appalling situation” and comes at a time when morale is at an all-time low between cabin crew and the airline, a union leader says.

As New Zealand ‘s border restrictions continue to take a toll on passenger demand, the national carrier is making about 935 international cabin crew redundant, including 550 previously furloughed employees.

At the same time, the redundancies come as an international industry lobby group warns that airlines will not cut adequate costs to cover extreme cash burns in order to prevent bankruptcies and retain employment next…


Dr Beh Swan Gin, Chairman of the Economic Development Board
Dr Beh Swan Gin, Chairman of the Economic Development Board

Singapore, Republic of Singapore XINHUA The Economic Development Board of Singapore (EDB) and the Department of Statistics (DOS) issued survey reports on company expectations on Friday, showing that companies in the country have been less negative about business for the six months beginning this October, Here you can search for the Singapore company detail.

The study survey, Manufacturing Sector Market Expectations, showed that a weighted 18 percent of manufacturers expect to improve business conditions, while a weighted 21 percent expect a poorer business outlook for October 2020 to March 2021.

Overall, relative to the third quarter of this year, a…


More than a year after BJP MP Arjun Singh challenged and won in West Bengal’s Barrackpore Lok Sabha electoral district, Gopal Raut, an independent candidate from the same electoral district, made some surprising disclosures about his rival.

Raut has written to Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora alleging that in his election affidavit, the BJP MP purposely falsified and concealed material facts.

Raut charges that Singh has concealed details about two lakh shares purchased in Bangalore Fort Farms Limited, which Singh did not disclose in the election affidavit purposely. The affidavit and the letter are attached.

“According to this company’s annual…


Below are details of Indian e-learning companies offering a range of products and services including e-learning courses, custom content, instructional design, LMS solutions and mobile app creation. These Indian learning providers will help you provide online training on health and safety, regulatory/legal enforcement, and more.

EI Concept

EI Architecture offers a wide variety of learning , learning and mixed learning solutions. They will turn the legacy courses into content from HTML5 and build solutions for microlearning and social learning to help drive business change.
#160, Arun Arch, 9th Cross, Indira Nagar 1st Stage, Bangalore 560038, India
Tel: +91–80–25202677
www.eidesign.net

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Huawei

Huawei has lost an appeal in a landmark Supreme Court decision over technology licenses that could turn London into a center for global patent litigation.

On Wednesday, the UK‘s highest court ruled that English courts had the right to compel telecommunications firms and smartphone manufacturers to take out a global patent license or face an injunction by the UK court.

The decision has been celebrated in recent years as one of the most important intellectual property decisions because it offers patent holders an edge and could result in steeper licensing costs for mobile device manufacturers such as Apple and Samsung


Singapore

SINGAPORE -The following companies saw new developments that could impact stock trading on Monday (31 Aug):

Keppel Corporation: Keppel, which holds a 40% stake in the upstream oil and gas firm KrisEnergy, said it was ready on Sunday to endorse the debt-hit company’s final restructuring plan. KrisEnergy had warned earlier that without thorough restructuring, it would likely face liquidation. Keppel’s stock closed at $4.63 Friday, up to $0.06 or 1.3 percent.

Sabana Shari’ah Compliant Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust (Sabana Reit), ESR-Reit: The Singapore Monetary Authority clarified on Friday that its regulatory framework does not preclude a group of shareholders…


Malcolm X and Yuri Kochiyama are both American civil rights icons. But while you probably learned about Malcolm X’s lasting legacy in school, Kochiyama remains one of American history’s unsung heroes. (And until recently, their friendship was even more of a mystery.) Despite the obscurity of their relationship, Yuri and Malcolm’s unique bond forever changed the course of history.

An Unlikely Activist

In the spring of 1920, Mary Yuri Kochiyama was born to immigrant parents in San Pedro, California. Kochiyama described herself as “totally apolitical” in her teens and early-twenties, enjoying the comforts of small town life. …


Illustration: Harry Campbell
Illustration: Harry Campbell

Closing at a snail ‘s rate is the difference between the average salary offered to black tech professionals and what is offered to white tech professionals. In 2019, black tech professionals were paid an average of US$ 10,000 a year less than white tech employees, according to an report by job search company Hired. That’s marginally better than the $11,000 deficit in 2018 but not much more than that.

Hispanic engineering workers, meanwhile, lagged $3,000 behind their white colleagues, down from $7,000 in 2019. …

Sushmita Arora

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