Tag Archives: work

Check for Update Button on Pixel, Nexus Devices to Finally Work in 2018

HIGHLIGHTS Internal testing is underway, public release to happen in 2018 Latest version of Google Play Services required to get instant updates Feature not exclusive to Android Oreo The Check for update button on Pixel and Nexus devices has in recent times become a redundant feature, which ends up annoying users who love to press it despite knowing that it doesn’t really work. All ... Read More »

You can apply now to work at Santa’s Lapland this Christmas

We may be in the midst of summer, but Christmas fans need to be quick if they want to bag the ultimate festive job this year. You have the chance to work in Lapland with Santa himself this Christmas, with multiple roles available at the Finland location. The website workaseason.com has listed all the vacancies available this year, and the jobs are just perfect ... Read More »

Google Rolls Out Panic Detection Mode In Android 7.1 Nougat To Protect Users From Malware: How Does It Work?

Google quietly added a new panic detection mode in Android 7.1 Nougat, a feature that will help protect users against malware. Hacking incidents have been on the rise recently, as malware such as CopyCat, which infected over 14 million Android devices last year, and Xavier, which was found in more than 800 Google Play Store apps, recently made the headlines. While user awareness ... Read More »

How to get a bumper 10 day Christmas holiday by only booking three days off work

Glorious sun beams are beating down and the sky is blue – we’ll freely admit, it is FAR TOO EARLY to even be thinking about Christmas. That said, before we know it the John Lewis Christmas offering will be whipping everyone up into a frenzy of excitement and shops and businesses everywhere will be in full festive mode. So why not – just ... Read More »

Lively Chastain Chelsea Clinton honored for philanthropic work

Hollywood actresses Blake Lively and Jessica Chastain were among the six women honored on Friday for their philanthropic efforts with organizations helping women and children. They joined singer-actress Audra McDonald, television personality Gayle King, Viacom media executive Shari Redstone and Chelsea Clinton, vice chair of the board of the Clinton Foundation, at Variety’s Power of Women lunch recognizing their charitable ... Read More »

Does living to 100 mean we’ll work forever?

Will you live to be 100 years old? Even if you don’t – it’s pretty likely your children or your grandchildren will. While Brexit, China and Trump may be dominating the news out of this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos, living longer is a hot topic in the cold and snowy mountain village, and one which many attendees are ... Read More »