This is why World War II soldiers ate so much candy

Combat operations are hard and grueling work. The amount of calories expended are incredible. It was discovered very early on that the nutritional requirements are far above the normal diet of the average person. Consequently, combat rations that could provide a density of calories and carbohydrates in a very small space with a very long … Continue reading This is why World War II soldiers ate so much candy

Before refrigerators were invented, This is how people preserved their food

They used to use a glorified ice chest called an ice box. The non-mechanical device was literally kept cold using ice and was made using hollow walls lined with tin or zinc and packed with various insulating materials such as cork, sawdust, straw or seaweed.  Insulating materials to keep the cold in.  It was probably … Continue reading Before refrigerators were invented, This is how people preserved their food

Windows 10 privacy settings: What’s new in the Creators Update

Microsoft Account dashboard Ian Paul/IDGMicrosoft Account online privacy settings. Microsoft released a web-based privacy dashboard in January. Users will see it more often with the Creators Update, however, because there are more direct links to this webpage built-in. This dashboard includes items such as a user's browsing history in Microsoft Edge, search history, location data, … Continue reading Windows 10 privacy settings: What’s new in the Creators Update

Nokia 6 Is Now Receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update

The Nokia 6 is now receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat update, at least according to the source. If you take a look at an image below this article, you’ll get to see a screenshot of this update. This screenshot was taken by Mr. Hyken Wong, and the update comes with the build number 00CN_3_170, while the … Continue reading Nokia 6 Is Now Receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update

Xiaomi Mi Fan Festival on, here are the best handpicked deals

Beijing-based electronics company Xiaomi was founded by Lei Jun on 6th April 2010. On the eve of its seventh anniversary, it is conducting sales in different markets including India. Christened as Mi Fan Festival 2017 (MFF2017), the sale will be carried out on mi.com/in on 6th April 2017. At present, you can play Mi Tap … Continue reading Xiaomi Mi Fan Festival on, here are the best handpicked deals

Google Play Music vs Apple Music: Which Offers the Better Deal?

With the launch of Google Play Music All Access in India, Apple Music has serious competition in the market. Google Play Music All Access is a music streaming service that lets you download or stream all the songs in Google’s catalogue for just Rs. 89 per month - note, this pricing is only introductory offer … Continue reading Google Play Music vs Apple Music: Which Offers the Better Deal?

People who travel are more interesting, study suggests

If you’ve been in what feels like an endless rut and are unsure of what to do with yourself, think about turning to travel. According to a new survey, physically getting yourself out of your comfort zone may be the answer to widening your horizons and newfound self-confidence. The survey from Booking.com asked more than … Continue reading People who travel are more interesting, study suggests

Finally, Bob Dylan accepts 2016 Nobel prize

He has time until June 10 to deliver the Nobel lecture or else he risks losing the $8,91,000 prize money. After months of uncertainty and controversy, Bob Dylan finally accepted the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature at a jovial, champagne-laced ceremony, the Swedish Academy announced. The academy, which awards the coveted prize, ended prolonged speculation … Continue reading Finally, Bob Dylan accepts 2016 Nobel prize

A feast for the eyes: Indian food stylists reveal how to get that perfect shot of rice and curry

Sujata Sadr nervously adjusted slivers of bright green pickled chillies and black mustard seeds on a piece of dhokla, a spongy Gujarati snack made with gram flour. There had to be just the right amount of the little black seeds on top – not too many, not too few. A team from Bikanerwala, an Indian … Continue reading A feast for the eyes: Indian food stylists reveal how to get that perfect shot of rice and curry