Best handmade Christmas gifts for 2020 featured on Amazon

5. Personalised Wooden Phone Stand This wooden docking station is a great idea for your home office space or bedside table. It’s customisable and made from walnut wood, offering a sturdy place for your gadgets to rest. There’s even a cut out at the bottom suitable for convenient charging.

Microsoft Teams gets AI-powered noise suppression, polls option

Microsoft has also brought back full screen mode to Teams. On Windows, the meeting interface spreads across the entire screen, removing the title bar on the top and task bar on the bottom. While, on Mac OS, the meeting window is maximised and the title bar is hidden.

Anna Wintour ‘splits from investor Shelby Bryan after 20 years together’ – as Vogue editor’s horror year continues following Condé Nast race scandal and André Leon Talley’s scathing memoir

The note was sent out to staffers three days before Adam Rapoport, the editor-in-chief of another Condé Nast publication, Bon Appetit, resigned from his post after a photo surfaced of him in brownface, exacerbating a race-based controversy regarding pay equity in the outlet’s video department. 

NFL Week 13 injury report roundup: Saints shorthanded on defense

QB Cam Newton (abdomen) headlines a long list of questionable Patriots players. LB Ja’whaun Bentley (groin), DT Adam Butler (shoulder), DT Byron Cowart (back), S Kyle Dugger (toe), K Nick Folk (back), TE Ryan Izzo (hamstring, hand), CB J.C. Jackson (hip), RB Jakob Johnson (knee), G Shaq Mason (calf), WR Matt Slater (knee), and RB […]

MIT demonstrates 3D printer capable of selectively applying gloss

The two most common desktop-style 3D printers are FDM (for fused deposition modeling) and SLA (or stereo lithography). FDM printers lay down layer after layer of filament, resulting in objects that have 3D printing’s trademark layer lines. SLA printers use resin and light to produce prints that are often without lines and highly detailed. But […]

WhatsApp users need to accept ‘these terms’ or ‘delete account’

Instant messaging platform WhatsApp is reportedly set to update its terms of service in 2021. According to WABetaInfo, the Twitter account that tracks upcoming changes and features in WhatsApp builds, the new terms of service will likely come into effect from February 8. WABetaInfo has shared screenshots of the ‘Terms and Privacy Policy Updates’. These […]

The mystery death of Pakistan’s ‘holy warrior’

At one point, she was stealthily taken to the Pakistan air force base in Rawalpindi named after Air Marshal Nur Khan (PAF chief during the 1965 War) and then flown out on a chartered plane to The Netherlands for asylum.

Wildlife photographer of the year — people’s choice

While on a photography trip to the Norwegian archipelago, Svalbard, Petri had hoped to spot polar bears. When one was sighted in the distance on a glacier, he switched from the main ship to a smaller rubber boat to get a closer look. The bear was making its way towards a steep cliff and the […]

Kangana Ranaut pays tribute to late Jayalalithaa, shares pics from Thalaivi sets

Talking about playing an icon like Jayalalithaa, Kangana had earlier said, “After Manikarnika, this is my second biopic, and I am honored to portray such a strong lady. Her personality was very different from anything I have portrayed earlier. It’s very gratifying to play someone who was so determined, persevered but had a silent strength […]

World Athletics, please note: DSD regulations are a violation of human rights

The new WA regulations make no mention of surgeries but list seven conditions that will bar an athlete from competing in races between 400m and 1600m. Mitra says, “Let us not go ahead accepting there is science in their argument. Their science is flawed, it is not fool proof, it has been called out, it […]