Latest News/Update on Microsoft (Live Blog)


16 March, 2014: Microsoft seeks legal help in US against piracy in emerging markets Microsoft has succeeded in getting Attorneys general of states like Lousiana and Oklahoma in its efforts to secure payments from unlicensed users in China and other emerging markets. Earlier Attorneys-general did not take active interest in overseas issues concerning companies. Microsoft managedContinue reading “Latest News/Update on Microsoft (Live Blog)”

Ace International Photographers (Series): Martine Franck


I came across a great quote from Martine Franck that said: “What I like most about photography is the moment that you can’t anticipate: you have to be constantly watching for it, ready to welcome the unexpected.” When I delved deeper into knowing who she was and what she did to arrive at such aContinue reading “Ace International Photographers (Series): Martine Franck”

Racist houseguest exposed al last by Big Boss 15


Big Brother 15 has taken allegations for not exposing its racist and homophobic house guests by finally exposing one of its most infamous players on Sunday. As it is widely known that several players have been guilty of making objectionable comments last week, but Big Boss mainly focussed on Aaryn Gries, 22, after she wasContinue reading “Racist houseguest exposed al last by Big Boss 15”

Indian fashion photographer Maul Gohel makes it big at the FTV awards in Cannes


Indian Fashion Photographer Maul Gohel has recently received the honor of being selected among 25 international fashion and advertising photographers to win top award at the Cannes Film Festival 2013. Gohel’s journey till here wasn’t as simple as he happened to dropout from MBA in order to chase his dream. It isn’t just Bollywood starsContinue reading “Indian fashion photographer Maul Gohel makes it big at the FTV awards in Cannes”

What’s next for Armie Hammer and Johnny Depp after “The Lone Ranger”


After entertaining the audience in “The Lone Ranger”, everyone’s curious when are they going to see Armie Hammer and Johnny Depp next.   Armie Hammer After making his mark in the Hollywood by playing the role of twins Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss in David Fincher’s “The Social Network,” Hammer has slowly and steadily worked towardsContinue reading “What’s next for Armie Hammer and Johnny Depp after “The Lone Ranger””

Lesser threat to Israeli Army as tension mounts in Egypt


About the revolution it’s been said that it consumes its own children. It has been nearly two and a half years since the onset of Arab Spring when people across Arab nations came together with the basic resolve to improve the economic situation and civil liberties leading to the downfall of some Arab leaders andContinue reading “Lesser threat to Israeli Army as tension mounts in Egypt”

Canon announces mid-range SLR EOS 70D with the latest 20.2MP Dual Pixel CMOS


  Canon has announced its new mid-range SLR, the EOS 70D for photography buffs. Key features stuffed in EOS 70D from Canon is the brand-new 20.2MP ‘Dual Pixel CMOS AF’ sensor which works by splitting every single pixel into two photodiodes so that photographers can easily achieve the on-chip phase detection, vastly improved autofocus performanceContinue reading “Canon announces mid-range SLR EOS 70D with the latest 20.2MP Dual Pixel CMOS”

Gabrielle Giffords launches tour against gun control, tour launched by firing gun


Gabrielle Giffords, the former Arizona Representative is celebrating the Second Amendment this week by starting off her seven-state “Rights and Responsibilities Tour.” Giffords explained in the USA Today op-ed that “it will be a patriotic victory when the Senate demonstrates the American values of practicality and responsibility by voting again on background checks — andContinue reading “Gabrielle Giffords launches tour against gun control, tour launched by firing gun”

Working moms are breadwinners for 40% US households: Pew Research Center report


American working mothers have earned a new distinction of being the primary breadwinners in a record 40 percent of households with children. The milestone is said to be changing the face of modern families in America where earlier the numbers just used to be about 11 percent in 1960. The report was released by PewContinue reading “Working moms are breadwinners for 40% US households: Pew Research Center report”