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Instagram Taking Away Recent Tab For Some Users As Part Of Its Testing

Instagram Taking Away Recent Tab For Some Users As Part Of Its Testing

Meta-owned photo-sharing platform Instagram said that it is testing more recent and timely content in ‘Top’ and ‘Reels’ tabs in hashtags and removing the ‘Recent’ tab. The photo-sharing platform said in a tweet that it is removing the ‘Recent’ tab on hashtag pages for some users as part of a small test, TechCrunch reported on [...]

May 26, 2022 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Instagram Taking Away Recent Tab For Some Users As Part Of Its Testing

Instagram May Soon Allow Longer Videos of Up to 60 Seconds to Be Posted as Stories

Instagram May Soon Allow Longer Videos of Up to 60 Seconds to Be Posted as Stories

nstagram has started testing a major update to its Stories platform whicht would let users post videos as long as 60 seconds in the form of Stories. The feature was spotted by an Instagram user in Turkey. Currently, any video which is longer than 15 seconds is automatically split into multiple Stories when it gets [...]

December 21, 2021 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Instagram May Soon Allow Longer Videos of Up to 60 Seconds to Be Posted as Stories

Uncertainty Grips Markets as Optimism Wanes

Uncertainty Grips Markets as Optimism Wanes

Amid the prolonged and painful pandemic, risks to global financial stability have remained contained—so far. But with economic optimism fading, and with financial vulnerabilities intensifying, this is a time for careful policy calibration. To an unprecedented degree, the world’s central banks, finance ministries, and international financial institutions have asserted—for a year and a half—policy support for [...]

November 22, 2021 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Uncertainty Grips Markets as Optimism Wanes

Steve Buscemi Dresses Up As His Own Meme, Immediately Wins Halloween

Steve Buscemi Dresses Up As His Own Meme, Immediately Wins Halloween

With an IMDb page that includes the likes of Fargo, Ghost World, and Reservoir Dogs, Steve Buscemi is already an icon in the world of pop culture. But he elevated his status to even greater levels on Sunday. Remember the “How do you do, fellow kids?” GIF of Buscemi taken from the 30 Rock episode where the actor pops up as Lenny Wosniak, a private [...]

November 3, 2021 Loknath Das News Comments Off on Steve Buscemi Dresses Up As His Own Meme, Immediately Wins Halloween

Real Estate stocks to do well even as underlying asset prices remain stagnant

Real Estate stocks to do well even as underlying asset prices remain stagnant

. Jatin Khemani Whether it is real estate as physical assets or as stocks, there has been a lull for many years now. Will the two always move in tandem? Can real estate stocks do well even without real estate assets picking up? Before that, let’s understand why the real estate business and stocks are [...]

November 19, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Real Estate stocks to do well even as underlying asset prices remain stagnant

Public surprised by Nadiem’s appointment as education and culture minister

Public surprised by Nadiem’s appointment as education and culture minister

The appointment of Gojek founder Nadiem Makarim as the new education and culture minister has been met with mixed public opinion, with a number of people using memes relating his new office to the app-based business. While others have expressed their support, some others have questioned his ability to address various problematic issues in the [...]

October 23, 2019 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on Public surprised by Nadiem’s appointment as education and culture minister

Special educational needs crisis deepens as councils bust their budgets

Special educational needs crisis deepens as councils bust their budgets

Protesters, in London in May, demanding action to address the crisis in education for young people with special educational needs and disabilities. Photograph: Dinendra Haria/LightRocket via Getty The funding crisis in special needs education is deepening, with council overspends on support for children with conditions including autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder rising by 30% [...]

August 18, 2019 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on Special educational needs crisis deepens as councils bust their budgets

UNESCO declare Mumbai’s Victorian and Art Deco Ensembles as a World Heritage Site

UNESCO declare Mumbai’s Victorian and Art Deco Ensembles as a World Heritage Site

UNESCO declare Mumbai’s Victorian and Art Deco Ensembles as a World Heritage Site It was a euphoric day for Mumbai on Saturday. Fourteen years after the idea was first mooted, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) finally declared the city’s Victorian and Art Deco Ensembles, straddling two heritage precincts of Fort and [...]

December 10, 2018 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on UNESCO declare Mumbai’s Victorian and Art Deco Ensembles as a World Heritage Site

Cramer’s lightning round: I’m not a fan of Netflix’s stock as an end-of-year buy

Cramer’s lightning round: I’m not a fan of Netflix’s stock as an end-of-year buy

Netflix Inc.: “Candidly, I’m not a fan of Netflix. I’m not a fan of Netflix because I think that a lot of it depends on the content and I just don’t find the content as compelling as it once was. I think it’s a good story, but not a great story, because it’s up so [...]

December 3, 2018 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on Cramer’s lightning round: I’m not a fan of Netflix’s stock as an end-of-year buy

Fertility apps are increasingly being used as contraception and one has even gained FDA approval

Fertility apps are increasingly being used as contraception and one has even gained FDA approval

The Food and Drug Administration recently approved mobile fertility app Natural Cycles as a method of contraception. While Natural Cycles was certified in Europe last year, this is the first time the U.S. has allowed a mobile app to advertise itself as a medical device that prevents pregnancy. In doing so, the FDA created a new category [...]

October 14, 2018 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on Fertility apps are increasingly being used as contraception and one has even gained FDA approval

Body image issues are affecting young kids as well, here’s why

Body image issues are affecting young kids as well, here’s why

Having issues with body image is a problem that a lot of people deal with. It mostly stems from unrealistic body ideals. The issue not only affects adolescents and adults, but kids as well. A recent study found a connection between hormones and body satisfaction in young pre-pubescent children. The study examined data from more [...]

August 16, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Body image issues are affecting young kids as well, here’s why

5 hot home decor trends for spring, as revealed by Etsy

5 hot home decor trends for spring, as revealed by Etsy

‘This season’s freshest looks are all about showing off a little personality,’ says Etsy, who have just unveiled their trend guide for spring. If you’re looking for a stylish home refresh then you’ve come to the right place, as there are some beautiful furnishings that will brighten up your space and and a little colour to your interiors. [...]

May 10, 2018 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on 5 hot home decor trends for spring, as revealed by Etsy