• CLOTHING
    Wolf in priest’s clothing

    Followers will hopefully increasingly demand probity in the affairs of the church The confession, an article of faith for Catholic and Orthodox Christians, is in trouble in Kerala. The reason: sexual blackmail by some confessor priests. “The confessor priest should never break the ‘sacramental seal’ as he has vowed to keep the secrets of the […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Xiaomi Pocophone F1 Specifications, Camera Details Revealed in Bluetooth Certification Listing

    Xiaomi Pocophone F1 specifications include Snapdragon 845 and dual rear cameras HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi’s Pocophone F1 spotted on Bluetooth certification site Listing confirms the presence of Snapdragon 845 processor The phone features a 20-megapixel selfie camera Xiaomi has reportedly been working on the Pocophone F1, rumoured to be its next handset powered by Snapdragon 845 processor. New details on the specifications […]

  • COMPUTERS
    MacBook Pro 2018 Performance Throttling Issues Fixed in macOS 10.13.6 Supplemental Update

    HIGHLIGHTS Apple has released a macOS update The update fixes performance throttling on MacBook Pro 2018 models It is 1.31GB in size Apple has released a macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 Supplemental Update for all compatible Mac devices. The company says that the latest update is specifically designed to improve the “stability and reliability” of the updated MacBook […]

  • HOME & GARDEN
    Norway’s New Invaders: Invaders in the Garden

    (Guest post by Malene Nygård. Photo: KENPEI / Wikimedia commons CA BY-SA 3.0) Garden plants have a long tradition in Norway; from being used as medicine and food in the gardens of Catholic monasteries in the Middle Ages to today’s exotic ornamental plants. But this tradition also represents several centuries of unmonitored introductions of alien species, […]

  • HOME & GARDEN
    Amazon’s Alexa is now at home in new subdivisions, hotels

    Armida Rosales and her husband, Arnold, had not thought much about voice-activated technology in their new Maple Valley home, but Amazon’s Alexa was included and the family likes the convenience. Rosales is seen in an Echo “Spot” camera. (Greg Gilbert/The Seattle Times) Amazon is working with homebuilders and hoteliers to make its smart speaker and […]

  • COMPUTERS
    Konica Minolta Expands Printer Lineup in India With AccurioPress C3080 Launch

    Expanding its production printer portfolio in India, Japan-based imaging and networking technology company Konica Minolta on Monday launched its new printer line-up named AccurioPress C3080 at the Print Expo 2018 here. The mid-production digital printer series will come with support for auto-duplex banner printing up to 762-mm, print speeds of 81 pages per minute (ppm) and 45ppm in monochrome […]

  • CLOTHING
    The Sexist History Of No Pockets In Women’s Clothing

    An historical reenactment of medieval bags. Photo: DEA / C. BALOSSINI / Getty When shopping for women’s jeans, how many times have you found yourself disappointed with the pockets of the garment? They are either fake or too small to serve the purpose of being a pocket. As women, we all are also familiar with […]

  • Overflowing clothing donations in Madison

    MADISON Ala. — Seeing donation bins for clothes or other used goods outside of stores is commonplace, but a viewer recently contacted us about one location where the donations are piling up. The bins are part of a free recycling service that lets users get rid of their unwanted clothes. But some are asking what […]