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Moms-to-be, take note: A chemical found in furniture may lower your child’s IQ

Moms-to-be, take note: A chemical found in furniture may lower your child’s IQ

Flame retardant chemicals — commonly used in furniture and household products — may damage your child’s intelligence and cause loss of IQ points. Researchers from the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) in the US conducted the largest meta-analysis performed on flame retardants to date, and found strong evidence of polybrominated diphenyl ethers’ (PBDE) effect [...]

August 7, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Moms-to-be, take note: A chemical found in furniture may lower your child’s IQ

Realty Sentiment Hits 3-Yr Low In December Quarter On Note Ban

Realty Sentiment Hits 3-Yr Low In December Quarter On Note Ban

Although the residential sector is going through a difficult phase, the stakeholders are quite optimistic for the future, especially with regards to sales volume. New Delhi: The real estate sentiment fell to a three-year low in the October-December period, indicating pessimism among developers and financial institutions which reeled under the demonetisation pressure, says a report. [...]

March 15, 2017 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Realty Sentiment Hits 3-Yr Low In December Quarter On Note Ban

Budget 2017: Experts have hailed note ban’s positive impact on real estate, says government

Budget 2017: Experts have hailed note ban’s positive impact on real estate, says government

NEW DELHI: Brushing aside alleged reports of losses to the real estate sector during last quarter of 2016 due to demonetisation, the Centre today said experts feel that the move will purge the sector from the influence of black money, thereby making purchases affordable and within the reach of common man. Minister of State for [...]

February 3, 2017 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Budget 2017: Experts have hailed note ban’s positive impact on real estate, says government

Samsung Galaxy S8, Note 8 And iPhone 8’s 10nm Processor Technology Explained

Samsung Galaxy S8, Note 8 And iPhone 8’s 10nm Processor Technology Explained

10nanometer (10nm) is the new buzzword when it comes to smartphone processor technology. The technology has been adopted by processor manufacturers such as Qualcomm, Intel, TSMC and Samsung and is expected to power many flagship devices in 2017 such as iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy S8 and Note 8. So, what is 10nm technology and what [...]

January 5, 2017 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Samsung Galaxy S8, Note 8 And iPhone 8’s 10nm Processor Technology Explained

Banks say note exchange facility being misused

Banks say note exchange facility being misused

NEW DELHI: Confusion over the facility for exchanging old high-denomination notes, subject to a limit of Rs 4,000, at banks and post offices by providing valid identity cards has led to some people misusing the system to legalise their unaccounted wealth. At present, the exchange facility is a one-time window and the limit will be [...]

November 12, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Banks say note exchange facility being misused

How Galaxy Note 7 crisis has affected Samsung in India

How Galaxy Note 7 crisis has affected Samsung in India

Electronics major Samsung has lately been dealing with one of its deepest crises, with the South Korean company having to suspend the production and sale of its flagship Galaxy Note 7 amid reports of these devices catching fire. Initially, the company tried to douse some of the fire it was drawing by replacing the handsets. [...]

October 21, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on How Galaxy Note 7 crisis has affected Samsung in India

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 global recall good news for Apple iPhone 7: Experts

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 global recall good news for Apple iPhone 7: Experts

In a setback for Samsung and a somewhat happy news for Apple as it prepared to launch iPhone 7, the global recall by the south Korean giant of its flagship premium device Galaxy Note 7 over battery explosion fears is certainly going to affect its future prospects, experts said on Friday. After just two weeks [...]

September 4, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Samsung Galaxy Note 7 global recall good news for Apple iPhone 7: Experts

Samsung stops Galaxy Note 7 sales after battery explosions

Samsung stops Galaxy Note 7 sales after battery explosions

Samsung says it is suspending sales of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone after finding batteries of some of the gadgets exploded while they were charging. Koh Dong-jin, president of Samsung’s mobile business said Friday that customers who already bought Note 7s will be able to swap them for new smartphones, regardless of the purchasing date. [...]

September 4, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Samsung stops Galaxy Note 7 sales after battery explosions

Samsung recalls Galaxy Note 7 after battery fires

Samsung recalls Galaxy Note 7 after battery fires

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd recalled all Galaxy Note 7 smartphones equipped with batteries it has found to be fire-prone and halted their sales in 10 markets, denting a revival of the firm’s mobile business. Koh Dong-jin, head of the South Korean company’s smartphone business, expressed regret over the recall, which will affect markets including South [...]

September 4, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Samsung recalls Galaxy Note 7 after battery fires

Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 7 unlocks with iris scanner

Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 7 unlocks with iris scanner

– Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note 7 — a large-screen cellphone — on Tuesday in an attempt to take business from rival Apple. The Galaxy Note7, with a retail price of $849.99, will become available on Aug. 19 and all four carriers — AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon — and retailers in the United States — [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 7 unlocks with iris scanner

Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 7 unlocks with iris scanner

Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 7 unlocks with iris scanner

– Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note 7 — a large-screen cellphone — on Tuesday in an attempt to take business from rival Apple. The Galaxy Note7, with a retail price of $849.99, will become available on Aug. 19 and all four carriers — AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon — and retailers in the United States — [...]

August 3, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 7 unlocks with iris scanner

Crude oil prices start Monday on a down note

Crude oil prices start Monday on a down note

NEW YORK, April 4 — Crude oil prices drifted marginally lower in early Monday trading after Iran said it was preparing to put more of its petroleum products on the global market. Crude oil prices suffered one of the worst days of the year Friday after Saudi officials said they’d agree to trim production provided [...]

April 4, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Crude oil prices start Monday on a down note