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Playing games is a big part of the human happiness puzzle, and games of chance seem to be part of our makeup. Dice and game pieces found in prehistoric cave dwellings indicate that our early ancestors had a knack for gambling. These ancestors discovered the thrill of guessing the outcomes of seemingly random events like tossing dice or sticks. In fact, large caches of these artifacts have turned up in North America, indicating that gambling was an important aspect of early American civilizations. Some of today’s most popular games...

Technology is a boon and a bane. While it has benefited mankind tremendously, it has a down side to it as well. To quote Spiderman- “with great power comes great responsibility” and we all are only human, so mistakes are more usual than you think. The consequences however have been devastating. If you just back up a few years, you will have a list of event that have taken place on the earth where because of either war, carelessness or just spite, humans have endangered not only their lives but the existence of future generations as...

Travelling I great fun and if you travel a lot you know that it cannot be replaced with anything in this world. Today thanks to the internet and the availability of all sorts of things everywhere, you can find what you are looking for even far away from home. I don’t know about you but I love travelling as far as it is comfortable for me. I know that defeats the entire purpose of travelling in the first place- you know open to different possibilities and all, but I like to have certain things around, like a good wholesome vegetarian...

Companies rely extensively on the intuition, wit and expertise of their marketing team. From the outside, what may look as a mere guessing of trend or perhaps very persuasive strategy of selling their products, marketing teams have a lot to work on before they arrive at a plan to make things work for the company. Rightfully so, marketers are categorised according to what drives their decision and choices along the way. According to this info graphic there are three types of marketers, those who listen to their gut, those who analyse trends...

Our fascination for super human abilities, whether it is incredible strength, invisibility, agelessness, power or speed, has culminated into some of the finest stories of our generation. Yes I am talking about those thin colourful books with scenes after scenes of stories being told about the fight between good and evil, the heroes struggle and so much more. If you were like me and your childhood was filled with hour and hours of devouring comic book stories, then this info graphic is for you. it’s a great addition to your wall of super...

If you have watched the movie that released earlier this year, this info graphic will ring a bell. Christopher Nolan is one impressive movie maker, and his movies and stories leave an impact – to say the least. Dunkirk however is much more than the Christopher Nolan movie that was the highlight of this summer season. It is a remarkable story of a collaborated effort of saving the lives of many soldiers who were stuck at Dunkirk France and who had to be rescued. The rescue mission was handles by all civilian boat, private yachts, sailing...

Upping your income can be done in a multitude of ways, but sometimes, it’s as simple as downloading an app or two. There are hundreds out there, but to start you off, take a look at the 3 below. You could be earning more before you know it. Quidco Quidco is a cashback website that you can use before making a purchase. All you do is look on Quidco first to see if the retailer is a part of the site, and then visit the site through Quidco. Once you’ve made your purchase, you will receive cashback from Quidco. It can take a while for it...

This infographic is a very interesting one. if you are anything like me, a geek for things that pitch one thing against the other comparing the two, making a scale, you will love this info graphic. This one is all about the cost of living in different parts of the world, pitching one country against the other. For example did you know that Egypt and India are one of the cheapest countries to live in, coming in way below that Bermuda, which is, by the way, the most expensive country to live in, followed only b Switzerland? The good thing...

Now modern psychology has up believing that there are basically two kind of people, introverts and extroverts. This may not be new information for you, but based on this categorisation lots of work places and management are taking special care to cater to the individual needs of introverts and extroverts, for example, what motivates them, ways in which they contribute to a team, styles of working etc. are great pointers to have if you are looking after a bunch of people with different personalities. if you are interested in the whole introvert...

Posted on Nov 17 2017 - 11:06am by Editorial Staff
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Halloween has always been one of the more fun festivals around, the dress up the make believe and above all the scary themes. There are some people who are so dedicated to getting the spooky on, they go all out and create a personal scary haven to scare who ever come their way. But if you want to take the scary, up a notch, might I suggest a night or a Halloween weekend at one of these haunted hotels in America. From freaky hospitals, to sacrificial grounds, to whistling heard in corridors to floating apparitions, these hotels are sure...