Bulls’ appalling defeat from Heat is “not the end of the world” according to Joakim Noah


For Joakim Noah, it’s all part of the game. “We didn’t play well, but it’s not the end of the world,” Noah said late Wednesday. “It’s 1-1 and it’s going to be a big Game 3 in Chicago.” The Bulls are now going to practice back home at the Berto Center on Thursday afternoon, andContinue reading “Bulls’ appalling defeat from Heat is “not the end of the world” according to Joakim Noah”

Meet the young Australian actor from Leonardo DiCaprio’s teen counterpart in “The Great Gatsby”


The 18-year-old Australian actor who played the teenage part for Leonardo DiCaprio’s role in The Great Gatsby, Callan McAuliffe, is on the verge of achieving something big. The reason why we are saying this is because today the news broke (via The Hollywood Reporter) that McAuliffe had bagged the lead role in “Our Robot Overlords,”Continue reading “Meet the young Australian actor from Leonardo DiCaprio’s teen counterpart in “The Great Gatsby””

Save yourself the oversharing embarrassment on Social Networking Sites and other places


Soon after having an argument with her husband, Vasavi Kumar, became really anxious and called up her mom, her dad, her sister and some close friends. “This is it,” she told everyone. “He is never going to understand me. I am getting a divorce.” The next day Ms. Kumar and her husband patched up. TheyContinue reading “Save yourself the oversharing embarrassment on Social Networking Sites and other places”

Federal government to release hospitals charges list for common procedures to reduce health-care disparities


The federal government will release the prices that hospitals charge for the first time of 100 most common inpatient procedures making it easier. This is good news for consumers as they will finally get to know the answers to the mystery surrounding as to how much the medical care actually costs. These charges till nowContinue reading “Federal government to release hospitals charges list for common procedures to reduce health-care disparities”

Five women including Bride-to-be charred in limousine


Five women who include the bride-to-be in a bachelorette party have died in the fire that took place in their car. Investigators are trying to find a clue into why their car (a stretch limousine) has bursted into flames on a San Francisco Bay bridge. As the car caught fire, five of the nine womenContinue reading “Five women including Bride-to-be charred in limousine”

Israel destroys Hezbollah-bound missiles in airstrike


An air strike has been conducted by Israel in Syria. Israel has attacked a shipment of missiles in Syria that was headed towards Hezbollah guerrillas in Lebanon, an Israeli official said on Saturday. Israel has made it clear since long that it would not shy away from use of force to prevent advanced Syrian weaponsContinue reading “Israel destroys Hezbollah-bound missiles in airstrike”

UNESCO to ensure safety of Journalists


The UN cultural agency UNESCO has given assurance that it will take steps to extend greater protection to the world’s journalists. UNESCO is supported by numerous international press freedom organizations. The UN agency’s report stated that 121 journalists were killed worldwide in 2012. The fact that this time around the number of death’s are almostContinue reading “UNESCO to ensure safety of Journalists”

21 Unknown Facts from the World of Photography


Here’s a list of some fascinating, and bizarre facts about photography that you probably didn’t knew. You can also use this information to answer the next quiz you attend. All your questions regarding what was the most expensive camera ever sold, how big the largest ever photograph was, or how many Hasselblads there are onContinue reading “21 Unknown Facts from the World of Photography”

Rare 20th Century funeral car “Descanso” from LA on display in California museum


In the early decades of 20th century, if anybody died in a city, one way to travel them towards their final resting place was through public transit. “In L.A. in the early years, the cemeteries were right next to the churches,” says curator of the Pacific Railroad Society, David Housh. “Then those got too crowded,Continue reading “Rare 20th Century funeral car “Descanso” from LA on display in California museum”

Nook HD and HD+ update to add Google Play store access


The Nook tablets range contains several solid Android devices. The only problem remained until now was related to the limited app store created by Barnes & Noble. The problem is going to end now with software update which is going to include full access to the Google Play store and all its apps to theContinue reading “Nook HD and HD+ update to add Google Play store access”