Week Ending 18th February 2022

Week Ending 18th February 2022

AUD/USD: Despite ending the week off best levels, the Australian dollar squeezed out a second week in the green versus the US dollar, rising 0.8 percent. Longer term—the monthly timeframe—has portrayed a downtrend since August 2011, suggesting the 12.6 percent correction from mid-Feb tops at $0.8007 (2021) may be the start of a bearish phase, … Read more

What to buy (and skip) on Black Friday 2021 | Personal Finance

What to buy (and skip) on Black Friday 2021 |  Personal Finance

Skip: Bedding Sure, you’ll likely find a few bedding bargains on Black Friday, but hold out until January if you can. That’s when many retailers discount bedroom and bathroom goods, such as sheets, pillows, towels and linens. Toward the end of the year, keep an eye out for upcoming promotions on bedding and other furniture. … Read more

US suspends Mexican avocado imports on Super Bowl eve after threat to inspector

US suspends Mexican avocado imports on Super Bowl eve after threat to inspector

Mexico has acknowledged that the US government has suspended all imports of Mexican avocados after a US plant safety inspector in Mexico received a threat. The surprise suspension was confirmed late Saturday on the eve of the Super Bowl, the biggest sales opportunity of the year for Mexican avocado growers. Avocado exports are the latest … Read more

You can help two lovelorn hamsters meet with Google’s Valentine’s Day doodle

You can help two lovelorn hamsters meet with Google’s Valentine’s Day doodle

Google’s tradition of dropping little interactive games for holidays and special occasions shows no signs of stopping for Valentine’s Day 2022. The doodle for Valentine’s Day this year features two hamsters whose love knows no bounds – that is, except for the treacherous maze separating them that is in the shape of Google’s logo. Your … Read more

Carson City armed robbers suspected in second burglary attempt – KRNV My News 4

Carson City armed robbers suspected in second burglary attempt – KRNV My News 4

Carson City armed robbers suspected in second burglary attemptKRNV My News 4 Suspects sought in Carson City robbery; video of suspects releasedKOLO Information sought in armed robbery in Carson City on Saturday morning; suspects tried to early rob Curry Street businessNevada Appeal Carson City Sheriff’s Office searching for robbery suspectsKRNV My News 4 View Full … Read more

China censors Olympic gold medalist’s defense of China’s internet censorship on Instagram

China censors Olympic gold medalist’s defense of China’s internet censorship on Instagram

Eileen Gu, age 18, just became the youngest ever Olympic gold medalist in freestyle skiing. However, Gu’s accomplishments of her at the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing are hardly what anyone’s talking about. The freestyle skier is under fire for recent comments she made on Instagram defending China’s censorship of the internet. And, ironically enough, … Read more

Making a mark in medical devices space

Making a mark in medical devices space

Hyderabad: Women in core technology are a rarity and two Hyderabadi sisters are making that exception. At a time when hardware-led technology space like augmented reality, virtual reality, 3D printing is dominated by men, Ramya Gujjula and Priyanka Gujjula have made their mark with their startup NexRea. Short form for Next Generation Reality, NexRea’s products … Read more

Weather Station Predicts Air Quality

Weather Station Predicts Air Quality

Measuring air quality at any particular location isn’t too complicated. Just a sensor or two and a small microcontroller is generally all that’s needed. Predicting the upcoming air quality is a little more complicated, though, since so many factors determine how safe it will be to breathe the air outside. Luckily, though, we don’t need … Read more