Web designers, here are some tips to deliver a standout user-centric website

Every brand wants their website to stand out in what is a very competitive online world. Yet too many web designers try and second guess what their target audience wants and dictate what they believe the design of the website should look like – usually something pleasing to their eye. Unfortunately, this might not resonate […]

Vodafone Idea to close m-pesa business, writes off Rs 210 crore for payments bank closure

NEW DELHI: Vodafone Idea Ltd has decided to close m-pesa vertical following the closure of Aditya Birla Idea Payments Bank Ltd (ABIPBL), in which it was being merged with, a top official said on Monday. Nearly 17 months after it began operations, ABIPBL on July 20 announced winding up of its business on account of […]

West Indies’ Sheldon Cottrell salutes MS Dhoni‘s ‘inspirational love for country’

MS Dhoni holds a honorary rank in Indian Army.(File Photo) West Indies fast bowler Sheldon Cottrell on Sunday showered praises on former India skipper MS Dhoni for his dedication towards the Indian Army. In a series of tweets, the seamer, who garnered popularity during the recently concluded World Cup for his trademark ‘salute’ celebrations, regarded Dhoni as […]

F1 Raceweek: Vettel must look to Barrichello for inspiration to save Ferrari’s weekend

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel   –  GETTY IMAGES If it can go wrong for Sebastian Vettel, then, right now, it does. While some of his mishaps from the past year have been his fault – his shunt of Max Verstappen at Silverstone this month, for one – his experience at Hockenheim on Saturday must have left him […]

Gautam Gambhir Calls MS Dhoni An Inspiration For Serving In Kashmir, But He’s Not The Only One Praising Captain Cool

Gautam Gambhir termed MS Dhoni’s commitment to serving the Indian Army as a fantastic move that promises to inspire youngsters. The World Cup winner saluted Dhoni’s decision to join his battalion in Jammu and Kashmir at the end of the month. The Indian Army confirmed that Captain Cool is proceeding to the 106 Territorial Army […]

About a third of U.S. households lack broadband internet. 5G may change that

A new report that addresses the topic of broadband internet access in the United States features a startling statistic: Almost a third of U.S. households do not have access to a broadband internet connection. The report was published by market research company The NPD Group. According to a press release published by The NPD Group on Thursday, […]

One Of 2018’s Best PC Games Is Coming To PS4, Xbox One, And Switch

Sega has announced it is bringing one of its best PC games of 2018 to consoles. Two Point Hospital, the spiritual successor to Theme Hospital, is coming to PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch in “late 2019.” The game will come to those platforms both physically and digitally, and the new versions will include all the updates […]

Student Moves Kerala HC Challenging Restriction On Mobile Use In Girls’ Hostel

The petitioner argues that curtailing access to internet violates Article 19(1)(a) of the Constitution. A petition has been filed in the High Court of Kerala challenging the restriction imposed on use of mobile phones in a girls hostel. The petitioner Faheema Shirin, a third semester B.A English student of Sree Narayana College, Chelanur, Kozhikode, alleges […]

Internet advertising to grow at slowest rate since 2001 dotcom bust

 Internet advertising is forecast to grow by 10% globally next year. Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo The internet is about to lose its mantle as the fastest-growing sector of the global advertising market for the first time in two decades, as brands seeking risk-free space to spend their ad budgets turn to traditional media such as […]

Making space for art and inspiration

Modus Operandi II; In-situ: An Artist’s Studio will be open to viewing till August 17.(Chemould Prescott Road) From a distance, the corner of the gallery that artist Mithu Sen has claimed as her own seems inviting. There’s a strip of pink running from ceiling to floor. A lamp hangs low, throwing light on a simple […]