Sport

Ronnie Stanley says he’ll be “full-go” for Ravens’ Week One game

Ravens left tackle Ronnie Stanley, who hasn’t played since breaking and dislocating his ankle on November 1, says he’ll be ready to go when the regular season starts. Stanley said he’ll be “full-go” for the Week One game against the Raiders on September 13, according to the Baltimore Sun. “I think I’m just building up […]

Lifestyle

ESC guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention published today

The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice are published online today in European Heart Journal. As much as 90% of the risk of a heart attack, stroke, or peripheral arterial disease (PAD) can be explained by smoking, poor eating habits, lack of physical activity, abdominal obesity, high blood […]

Business

Stock Market Update: Sensex Closes Over 200 Points Up, Nifty at 16,496; IT stocks gain

Amid the volatile session, the Indian markets on Monday ended in positive territory. The 30-pack Sensex ended up at 55,555.79, up 226.47 points or 0.41 per cent and the broad market Nifty50 ended at 16,496.50, up 46 points or 0.28 per cent. During the entire session, it touched a high of 55,781.17 and a low […]

Technology

Microsoft wants Chrome OS users running Office web apps, not Android apps

Starting September 18th, Microsoft will end support for the Office and Outlook Android apps on Chrome OS and start pushing Chromebook users to its web apps instead, according to a statement it gave About Chromebooks. As recently as July 31st, Microsoft’s support documents recommended installing the Android versions of Office, Outlook, OneNote, and OneDrive, but […]

News

South African charity lines up 90,450 food cans for world record

A South African charity broke a Guinness World Record when it collected 90,450 cans of donated food and arranged them into a 4.1-mile line. Ladles of Love, a charity dedicated to providing nutritious meals across South Africa, spent about two hours Sunday lining up cans of donated food at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town. […]

Sport

Kevin King not shying away from mistakes, looking to build off them in return to Packers

The end of the 2020 season was a sour one for the Green Bay Packers as they came up shy of making the Super Bowl with a loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the NFC Championship game. It was a particularly sour end to the year for cornerback Kevin King, who had a couple […]

Lifestyle

Ablation and biventricular pacing boosts survival in selected atrial fibrillation patients

Ablation plus cardiac resynchronisation therapy (CRT) is superior to pharmacological rate control in reducing mortality in severely symptomatic permanent atrial fibrillation (AF) patients with a narrow QRS, according to late breaking research presented in a Hot Line session today at ESC Congress 2021 and published in the European Heart Journal. Previous research has shown that […]

Business

Investors see no speed bump in Fed’s Jackson Hole event

Despite weeks of anticipation, investors have lowered their expectations for Friday’s Jackson Hole event, saying that U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell has little reason to rock the boat. Some market-watchers had seen the conference as a potentially key moment when Powell could give hints about tapering the Fed’s $120 billion in monthly asset purchases […]

Technology

Horizon Forbidden West delayed to February 18th, 2022

Horizon Forbidden West, the sequel to Horizon Zero Dawn, has officially been delayed until February 18th, 2022, according to a PlayStation blog post and Guerrilla Games. The game was expected to release near the end of 2021, but it was clear that timeframe was more of a target than a fixed date — the game’s […]

News

Loose crocodile spotted swimming on Israel-Jordan border

The Israel Nature and Parks Authority said it is on the hunt for a loose crocodile spotted swimming in a river on the country’s border with Jordan. The INPA said it was informed by the Israeli military that the crocodile had been spotted swimming in the Yarmuk River by the Jordanian Army, which informed Israel […]