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COMMUNITY CAN OFFER A CURE TO OUR TECHNOLOGY ADDICTIONS

COMMUNITY CAN OFFER A CURE TO OUR TECHNOLOGY ADDICTIONS

A couple lies in bed, facing away from each other, staring at empty hands cradling invisible phones. It’s a striking image from the artist Eric Pickersgill’s project “Removed,” a series of photographs altered to remove the subjects’ devices. I discovered Pickersgill’s work while scrolling on my own phone, as disconnected from the world around me [...]

May 6, 2019 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on COMMUNITY CAN OFFER A CURE TO OUR TECHNOLOGY ADDICTIONS

iPhone X, MacBooks Now Available With Rs. 10,000 Cashback in ICICI Bank EMI Offer

iPhone X, MacBooks Now Available With Rs. 10,000 Cashback in ICICI Bank EMI Offer

HIGHLIGHTS Cashback of Rs. 5,000 is applicable on iPads and Apple Watch Offer period is March 12-April 15 Maximum of 2 transactions per card is applicable for cashback Apple India has partnered with ICICI Bank to offer cashback of up to Rs. 10,000 on purchase of select iPhone variants, as well as iPad, MacBook, and Apple Watch models. The offer entails a cashback [...]

March 16, 2018 Loknath Das News Comments Off on iPhone X, MacBooks Now Available With Rs. 10,000 Cashback in ICICI Bank EMI Offer

New Wood Technology May Offer Hope for Struggling Timber

New Wood Technology May Offer Hope for Struggling Timber

John Redfield watches with pride as his son moves a laser-guided precision saw the size of a semi-truck wheel into place over a massive panel of wood. Redfield’s fingers are scarred from a lifetime of cutting wood and now, after decades of decline in the logging business, he has new hope that his son, too, [...]

December 30, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on New Wood Technology May Offer Hope for Struggling Timber

European firms offer Britain scant support in divorce talks

European firms offer Britain scant support in divorce talks

More than 20 European business associations and companies interviewed by Reuters say they back their governments’ position that Britain’s banking sector can only enjoy EU market access post-Brexit if the country still follows the bloc’s rules. Britain wants a trade deal that gives London’s financial district, known as the City, access to EU clients while [...]

September 25, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on European firms offer Britain scant support in divorce talks

Washington and Oregon offer everything you could want and more in the US’s Northwest

Washington and Oregon offer everything you could want and more in the US’s Northwest

A case in point is the Pacific Northwest where trends are bucked with every new experience, generalisations are redundant and everything’s just that little bit different – and purposely so. Bookended loosely by the Pacific Ocean at its westernmost edge and the Rocky Mountains to the east, the region is home to the US states [...]

August 28, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Washington and Oregon offer everything you could want and more in the US’s Northwest

Wizards of Décor for Cruise Ships Offer Advice for Home Decoration

Wizards of Décor for Cruise Ships Offer Advice for Home Decoration

As you peruse the vast number of color choices in the paint store or try to decide whether the watercolor you are obsessed with at the local arts festival will work in your home, consider what the interior designers of cruise ships encounter. These wizards of décor create spaces enjoyed by thousands of cruise vacationers [...]

August 19, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Wizards of Décor for Cruise Ships Offer Advice for Home Decoration

Monsanto rejects Bayer’s latest merger offer of $65B

Monsanto rejects Bayer’s latest merger offer of $65B

Agri-chemical giant Monsanto rejected another merger offer from Bayer on Tuesday, signaling it is open to proposals from other companies. After Bayer upped its offer from $62 to $65 billion, or $125 per share, Monsanto’s board unanimously rejected it, calling it “financially inadequate,” adding “Monsanto remains open to continued and constructive conversations with Bayer and [...]

August 3, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Monsanto rejects Bayer’s latest merger offer of $65B

DNO makes offer for Kurdish rival, Gulf Keystone

DNO makes offer for Kurdish rival, Gulf Keystone

DNO, a Norwegian oil and gas company with strong Iraqi assets, said Friday it made a $300 million bid for Gulf Keystone Petroleum, which is restructuring debt. DNO said it was offering 40 percent of the full offer in cash, which it said would give investors in Gulf Keystone Petroleum an early out. In mid-July, [...]

August 1, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on DNO makes offer for Kurdish rival, Gulf Keystone

Amazon Latest to Offer Teachers Access to Open Educational Resources

Amazon Latest to Offer Teachers Access to Open Educational Resources

A recent study found that three out of four teachers are using open educational resources these days, which is thanks in part to both easy access and widespread encouragement. Last year, the Department of Education began its #GoOpen campaign, a campaign that encourages schools to try out OERs and provides resources on how to best [...]

July 17, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Amazon Latest to Offer Teachers Access to Open Educational Resources

Bayer AG sweetens offer in another attempt to acquire biotech company Monsanto

Bayer AG sweetens offer in another attempt to acquire biotech company Monsanto

Nearly two months after biotechnology company Monsanto rejected a $62 billion takeover offer from Bayer AG, the German pharmaceutical company said Thursday it has upped the proposal by about $3 billion. On July 1, Bayer offered shareholders of Missouri-based Monsanto $125 per stock share, which is $3 per share higher than its last offer in [...]

July 17, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Bayer AG sweetens offer in another attempt to acquire biotech company Monsanto

Airbus says no plans to make offer for stake in Russian Helicopters

Airbus says no plans to make offer for stake in Russian Helicopters

Airbus Group (AIR.PA) has not expressed an intention to take a stake in Russian Helicopters, an Airbus spokesman said on Sunday. Russian economy minister Alexei Ulyukayev said on Friday that the European aerospace company was interested in the privatization of the state-owned Russian Helicopters for which Russia is looking for a strategic partner. “Airbus Group [...]

April 17, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Airbus says no plans to make offer for stake in Russian Helicopters

Anbang withdraws offer for Starwood, leaving bid by Marriott

Anbang withdraws offer for Starwood, leaving bid by Marriott

STAMFORD, Conn., April 1  — China’s Anbang Insurance Company, the highest bidder at $14 billion for Starwood Hotels, withdrew its offer, leaving a buyout offer from Marriott International. The Chinese firm led a consortium of companies in making the $14 billion all-cash offer after Marriott had offered $13.8 billion in cash and stock, its final [...]

April 2, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Anbang withdraws offer for Starwood, leaving bid by Marriott