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Space Spinoffs: The Technology To Reach The Moon Was Put To Use Back On Earth

Space Spinoffs: The Technology To Reach The Moon Was Put To Use Back On Earth

The Apollo program was gigantic. The U.S. government spent roughly $26 billion (about $260 billion in today’s dollars, according to one estimate) between 1960 and 1972 to hire contractors and subcontractors who employed hundreds of thousands of people to create and improve on technology that led us to the moon and back. While some of that [...]

July 22, 2019 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Space Spinoffs: The Technology To Reach The Moon Was Put To Use Back On Earth

Blue Apron shares bounce back to over $1, lowering its risk of getting delisted

Blue Apron shares bounce back to over $1, lowering its risk of getting delisted

Lucas Jackson | Reuters Blue Apron CEO Matthew B. Salzberg, center, celebrates with co-founders Ilia Papas, second from right, and Matt Wadiak during the company’s IPO on the New York Stock Exchange in New York, June 29, 2017. Blue Apron bounced back to over a dollar per share Friday as the stock skyrocketed for a [...]

December 30, 2018 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Blue Apron shares bounce back to over $1, lowering its risk of getting delisted

Rupert Murdoch could pull off amazing coup: Buying Fox regional sports networks back from Disney at a discount of billions

Rupert Murdoch could pull off amazing coup: Buying Fox regional sports networks back from Disney at a discount of billions

‘New Fox’ leading contender to buy regional sports networks it sold to Disney   4:11 PM ET Fri, 26 Oct 2018 | 02:50 The front-runner to buy 22 regional sports TV networks from Disney is the same company that sold them in the first place. “New Fox,” the company that will remain after Rupert Murdoch sells [...]

October 28, 2018 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on Rupert Murdoch could pull off amazing coup: Buying Fox regional sports networks back from Disney at a discount of billions

Back pain in active older adults linked to poorer endurance and walking efficiency

Back pain in active older adults linked to poorer endurance and walking efficiency

Active older adults with back pain may experience less energy efficient walking and poorer endurance, a new study suggests. “Older adults are living longer and healthier active lives, so paying attention to conditions that may threaten independent function is increasingly important,” said lead author of the study Eleanor Simonsick, from the National Institute on Aging [...]

February 13, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Back pain in active older adults linked to poorer endurance and walking efficiency

Tata Motors President and CTO Timothy Leverton quits, to move back to UK

Tata Motors President and CTO Timothy Leverton quits, to move back to UK

Tata Motors on Monday said its President and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Timothy Leverton has resigned, after nearly seven years of association with the automaker. Leverton has decided to disengage from his services in the organisation as he wishes to relocate back to the UK for personal reasons, Tata Motors said in a statement. He [...]

September 8, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Tata Motors President and CTO Timothy Leverton quits, to move back to UK

Gebruder Thonet Vienna Back at Maison et Objet

Gebruder Thonet Vienna Back at Maison et Objet

After the excellent feedback received last year, Gebrüder Thonet Vienna GmbH (GTV) is back at Maison et Objet, an important international showcase for professionals in interior decoration, design and furnishings, presenting an overview of the latest in products. These are offerings arising through co-operation with designers who make research one of the hallmarks of their creativity [...]

February 14, 2017 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Gebruder Thonet Vienna Back at Maison et Objet

Autumn Statement: the Chancellor must back education in poor areas – current funding isn’t enough

Autumn Statement: the Chancellor must back education in poor areas – current funding isn’t enough

Later today, Philip Hammond, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, will deliver his first ever first Autumn Statement. It’s not an enviable task, as over the last few months he’ll have been lobbied hard – and pulled in different directions – by his colleagues across Whitehall. “Infrastructure investment” looks set to be a major theme, and [...]

November 23, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Autumn Statement: the Chancellor must back education in poor areas – current funding isn’t enough

Bund yields fall back to 6-week lows on Deutsche fears

Bund yields fall back to 6-week lows on Deutsche fears

German government bond yields dropped back towards six-week lows on Friday, giving up Thursday’s oil-induced rise as concerns over the health of the country’s biggest lender resurfaced. Deutsche Bank admitted it had an image problem with investors after reports on Thursday that a number of hedge funds had withdrawn cash from the bank, sending its [...]

September 30, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Bund yields fall back to 6-week lows on Deutsche fears

Rupee claws back to end at 66.89 v/s USD after 3-day slide

Rupee claws back to end at 66.89 v/s USD after 3-day slide

MUMBAI: The rupee staged a modest comeback after a three-straight day fall against the US dollar to end 3 paise higher at 66.89 on easing fears of an imminent US Fed rate hike amid softer overseas sentiment. Fresh dollar selling by banks and exporters largely helped the home currency to recover from early losses. The [...]

September 14, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Rupee claws back to end at 66.89 v/s USD after 3-day slide

How a startup burned through $700,000 in 10 months then lied about back pay, former employees say

How a startup burned through $700,000 in 10 months then lied about back pay, former employees say

Penny Kim, a marketing professional with a short one-month career at a Silicon Valley startup, shared a detailed account of one of the ugliest startup stories we’ve ever heard. Her tale started with a job offer in July of $135,000 a year plus equity, a $10,000 signing bonus for relocation expenses (she was moving from [...]

August 31, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on How a startup burned through $700,000 in 10 months then lied about back pay, former employees say

How to bring your holiday back home into your interior design

How to bring your holiday back home into your interior design

What we see, experience and stuff into our suitcase on our annual summer break has an increasing influence on our homes. Holidaymakers return from a pampering stay wanting to recreate the relaxing mood of their time off, from the marble-clad bathrooms to the plates they ate from. And few of us can resist a souvenir: [...]

August 28, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on How to bring your holiday back home into your interior design

How to bring your holiday back home into your interior design

How to bring your holiday back home into your interior design

What we see, experience and stuff into our suitcase on our annual summer break has an increasing influence on our homes. Holidaymakers return from a pampering stay wanting to recreate the relaxing mood of their time off, from the marble-clad bathrooms to the plates they ate from. And few of us can resist a souvenir: [...]

August 26, 2016 Saheli Uncategorized Comments Off on How to bring your holiday back home into your interior design