Netanyahu on AWOL as Danon wins Party President elections


  Much to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s dismay, he was warned by Justice Minister Tzipi Livni two weeks ago to not allow Deputy Defense Minister Danny Danon to take over of the coalition. Although Danon’s right-wing extremism on diplomatic issues have not succeeded in taking hold of the coalition till but it is steadily movingContinue reading “Netanyahu on AWOL as Danon wins Party President elections”

Apple is alone in e-books pricing lawsuit; Publishers agreed to settlement


It appears as if some serious problem is going to be created for Apple as it’s trial on ebook price fixing charges is filed by the U.S. government begins on Monday in New York. Apple will have to alone deal with the charges put across by the U.S. Department of Justice in a non-jury trial.Continue reading “Apple is alone in e-books pricing lawsuit; Publishers agreed to settlement”

Turkey protests continue unabated


Once again Clashes resumed between police and protesters on Saturday morning at central Istanbul’s Taksim Square. Demonstrations had begun going on in Turkey for four days now. The protests began spreading to a dozen other Turkish cities in no time. This includes the capital city of Ankara, and Izmir, where stones and bottles were thrownContinue reading “Turkey protests continue unabated”

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”

US pushes China for stopping trade secret theft


The U.S. Trade Representative’s office has criticized China for not stopping the increasing theft of American trade secrets upon which the U.S economic might relies heavily. The incident is the latest addition in the incidents making Washington frustrated with China. “Not only are repeated thefts occurring inside China, but also outside of China for theContinue reading “US pushes China for stopping trade secret theft”

Two Italian policemen shot during newly elected Enrica Letta’s swearing-in ceremony


  Two Italian police officers were shot and wounded outside the prime minister’s office in Rome on Sunday. The incident took place just a kilometer away from the place where the new premier Enrico Letta was being sworn. The swearing in ceremony was going on at the time of the incident. Police said that itContinue reading “Two Italian policemen shot during newly elected Enrica Letta’s swearing-in ceremony”

Hate selling Photographs? Adapt & Learn selling techniques for Photographers


Do you hate selling your photographs? If so, It’s time you adapt and start learning selling techniques for photographers Accept it or not but selling is a major problem for many photographers. When photographers turn professional, they want people to pay them for their work. They assume that their work has the potential to speakContinue reading “Hate selling Photographs? Adapt & Learn selling techniques for Photographers”

Smartphones beat Feature Phones globally, Samsung leading the shift


Smartphones have captured 51.6% of the total mobile phone market with worldwide shipments touching 216.2 million units in the first quarter. The IDC’s data provides the understanding that this is the first time that hardware makers have shipped more smartphones than feature phones globally. It’s nothing short of a landmark for the smartphones category. PhoneContinue reading “Smartphones beat Feature Phones globally, Samsung leading the shift”

Elon Musk sparks rumors with his tweet; each character of his tweet has helped gain Tesla stock $2.2Mn


  We are assuming that Elon Musk knows how to make boring things seem interesting. Thursday morning, he tweeted, “Announcement of new @TeslaMotors strategy tomorrow. Tesla owners will like this.” Following the Tweet, everyone started speculating on Twitter. People started asking questions like, What would it be? Direct sales over the Internet? Solar cars? CheaperContinue reading “Elon Musk sparks rumors with his tweet; each character of his tweet has helped gain Tesla stock $2.2Mn”

Legendary country music singer George Jones dies at 81


The elastic Texas voice of George Jones expressed heartbreak so well that he became the most imitated singer in country music. George Jones died on Friday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center after being hospitalized April 18 with irregular blood pressure. He was 81 years old. Hank Williams has set the path country music and JohnnyContinue reading “Legendary country music singer George Jones dies at 81”