What Is The Blue Whale Challenge? A 6 Point Explanation!

After another two children nearly die thanks to the ‘Blue Whale Challenge’ trending across the world, know about this sadistic online killer. Recent events demonstrate the prevalent dangers of such a multi-connected society. Just as it’s simple to spread awareness and information across the world, it is equally effortless to spread thought of a more malicious intent. The Blue Whale Challenge, originated in Russia is a psychological manipulation of it’s victims, leading them to believe

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When Toys and Love Mix!

While Technology will undoubtedly play a huge role in our children’s lives, it should be noted that there are drawbacks. Kids with more interest in their phones, tablets and electronic toys will remain stuck in them, leading to early consumerist behaviour. The constant need to be entertained and imagination being provided for them, and not by them, will be eventually detrimental to their future. It wouldn’t hurt to go a little old-school. Let your child

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A Novel Contemporary Teaching Method – PlayWay!

Kids today are distracted worse than ever. While the fight for their attention has become constant with the new wave of parents who give them cellphones, tablets, television, playstation , their learning through such devices is doubtful. What’s required is the need to give them a different, stimulating method of learning incorporating both play and activity. Rainbow Pre-schools, one of Thane and Mumbai’s premier Educational institutions has tried something different with their approach. PlayWay is

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When The Sound Just Isn’t Enough!

If you’ve bought a Television home sometime in the past few years, you’ve definitely been offered a soundbar. These slim, sleek speakers can be placed around the Television and produce a comparatively clearer and well defined acoustic effect. With the decreasing sizes of Televisions, receiving a powerful, coherent sound environment is hardly possible. That potential home movie is now ruined by a lack of relatable ambience. But do these Soundbars help? Are they worth the

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How to Stay Safe From WannaCry Ransomware Security Breach

Computers across the world were hit by a ransomware attack over the weekend, that left over 200,000 users locked out of their systems in over 150 countries. WannaCry, as it’s been dubbed, is one of the largest cyberattacks in recent history, one that largely targets Windows users. So here’s everything you need to know about it. WannaCry is a ransomware module that uses a Windows leaked by the Shadow Brokers in April this year, purportedly

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How to setup a projector in your Living Room

A projector is really a two-piece system: the projector and the screen. You can place a projector on a coffee table or out of view on a bookcase or shelf in the back of your room. Or you can ceiling mount it. Projector screens can be free-standing, wall-mounted, or retractable. You can skip the screen and project movies directly onto a wall. That generally looks OK, but a screen delivers a smoother, more consistent image. Picture resolution can be 1080p

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Massive Lay-offs in IT Industry!

Information technology (IT) companies in India are in conducting one of the industry’s largest retrenchment drives with several of the biggest IT firms planning to ask between 50,000-60,000 employees, primarily Engineers to depart this year. The number is approximately twice the lay-offs last year, reflecting their inability to successfully match the rapid development of computing technology in use. The companies include both Indian and multinational firms with a large footprint in India. Seven companies — Infosys

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How to setup a Home Theatre system to get better sound quality? Lets find out!

Your room acoustics could affect what you hear almost as much as your component choices can, and the decor  of your home theatre room affects the quality of your room acoustics. Optimizing the Room A quick acoustical test: clap your hands. Do you hear “ringing” afterward? That means your room is “live,” reflecting too much sound, which can spoil the surround effects. You can do a few things to help: If you have hardwood floors, try placing

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Instagram appears to be picking up new users faster than ever

Instagram launched in October 2010 and didn’t reach 100 million monthly users until February 2013. But ever since hitting 200 million in March 2014, the Facebook-owned service steadily added 100 million to its total every 9 months until last December, when it announced 600 million monthly active users. That meant it took Instagram six months to gain those 100 new users, and this time it’s taken just four. Instagram now appears to be picking up

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This Is How to Tell if Someone’s Been ‘Stalking’ Your Facebook

If you spend your time on Facebook checking out people’s pages in the comforting knowledge that no one can see what you’re doing – then we’ve got news for you…you might be about to get caught. So the above headline, suggesting that might all be exposed, is likely to strike fear into the hearts of creepers everywhere. That’s because of a new Facebook feature called stories. Now if you’ve used Instagram or Snapchat stories then

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