Lizol offers germ-kill solution to ensure better health for all

Lizol, a disinfectant brand from the house of Reckitt Benckiser, has launched a ‘Healthy home starts with Lizol’ campaign that emphasises on the urgent need for specialised germ-kill solutions to ensure germ-free surfaces within homes. The campaign conceptualised by Mc Cann World group highlights the ineffectiveness of using phenyl and detergent to achieve germ-free cleaning. … Read more

The Non-Writers’ Guide To Writing Better Social Media Copy

These days, there’s an almost endless array of options for promoting your small business or organization, with one of the most popular being to post about what you’re doing on social media. Suddenly, you’re expected to be a social media marketer in addition to whatever business you’ve started. To be fair, it’s true: Even if … Read more

Peters on New North Korea Sanctions: ‘Monetary Solution Is Better Than War’

Lt. Col. Ralph Peters (Ret.) said on Fox Business Network that the Trump administration is taking an “important” step by imposing new financial sanctions on North Korea. The latest round of sanctions targets Chinese firms who are still doing business with Pyongyang. President Trump said Monday that he plans to designate North Korea as a “state sponsor of terrorism” … Read more

New Firewall Claimed to Better Protect Android Devices From Threats

Scientists have developed an innovative firewall programme that can protect smartphones from malicious codes and security threats. Earlier this year, researchers from the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) in Israel discovered a security vulnerability in the internal communications between Android cellphone components and a phone’s central processing unit (CPU). They alerted Android developer Google … Read more

Pisani’s New Year’s toast: Here’s to better forecasting in 2017

Getty Images My friend Jim Stewart of The New York Times was just on our air. After briefly chatting about 2016, he concluded with this observation: “What really stands out is how the smart people are almost always wrong.” Amen to that! It’s been a wild year for trader sentiment…what’s amazing is how wrong sentiment … Read more

A plan to tax US imports has better odds of becoming law than many people think

Container ships at the Port of Oakland Getty Images A controversial proposal to tax all goods and services coming into the United States has a better chance of becoming law than many on Wall Street suspect. The so-called “border-adjusted” tax is part of the House tax overhaul plan that also would reduce the corporate rate … Read more

A plan to tax US imports has better odds of becoming law than many people think

Getty Images Container ships at the Port of Oakland A controversial proposal to tax all goods and services coming into the United States has a better chance of becoming law than many on Wall Street suspect. The so-called “border-adjusted” tax is part of the House tax overhaul plan that also would reduce the corporate rate … Read more

HP Spectre x360 review: Faster, smaller, and better than before

e reimagined Spectre x360, HP seems to have gone about correcting everything that irked users in the first go-round. The original HP Spectre x360 13 on the left, and the latest version on the right. It’s smaller and lighter The most notable update to the Spectre x360 13 is its size. The original x360 remains … Read more

Five things AI does better than humans, from the mundane to the magnificent

AIs are giving us a kicking in board games and video games, but what else are they good for? An AI developed by Facebook researchers can rival humans when it comes to predicting whether wooden blocks will stay stacked — and where they will fall if they don’t. Credit: Facebook AI Research COMMENTS Peter Sayer … Read more