Day one of the fourth edition of the Times Literature Festival ended on a high note as Henry Eliot’s talk on ‘Classics the World is Reading’ received a full house attendance. Through his talk, Eliot, author of ‘The Penguin Classics Book’ and Creative Editor of Penguin Classics in the UK, took the audience on a literary tour of around 4000 years of classics in a session that lasted for 40 minutes. Talking about his book ‘The Penguin Classics Book’ Eliot said, “I write this book because it is difficult for anyone to have a sense of all the classics, what all those books are and what are they about, and it is very hard to discover what all books to read. Hope this book will be a kind-of navigational aide, a map to this literary landscape, which people will be able to use to explore literature and discover new titles to read.” Eliot then went on to elaborate the history of world classics and also shared his list of top 10 classics that … [Read more...] about 10 classics recommended by Henry Eliot
New York (CNN Business)Consumer Reports has restored its coveted "recommended" rating to the Tesla Model S and Model 3, because Tesla has made its cars more reliable. "The Tesla Model 3 struggled last year as the company made frequent design changes and ramped up production to meet demand," said Jake Fisher, senior director of auto testing at CR. "But as the production stabilized, we have seen improvements to the reliability of the Model 3 and S that now allow us to recommend both models." Although Consumer Reports says the Models S and 3 need fewer repairs, it did have some bad news for Tesla, too: The Model X SUV continues to rank among the magazine's least reliable. Consumer Reports removed its recommended ranking from the Model S, Tesla's most established vehicle, a year ago. Its reviewers had been huge fans, calling it the best car it had ever tested in 2013, soon after its debut. By 2015, it was even giving it a better than prefect score: 103 out of 100. But problems with its … [Read more...] about Consumer Reports restores ‘recommended’ ratings to Tesla Model 3 and Model S
We may earn a commission for purchases using our links. Learn more. tortoise and the hare Kelly Peirce 14 Nov 2019 Source: Android CentralBest answer: The higher the better! According to PlayStation, 5 Mbps is the minimum requirement to stream PlayStation Now. However, this is the minimum and even at high speeds, players have noticed input lag and compression. If you haven't already subscribed: PlayStation Now ($60/year at Amazon) PlayStation Now Streaming services are a wonderful concept for gamers. For the price of one or two AAA titles a year you can choose from hundreds of games to play. You can test out titles you aren't sure you would enjoy enough to drop $60 on or play some old games you never got around to playing. PlayStation Now even offers old PS3 and PS2 titles if you are feeling nostalgic. However, if you want to stream instead of downloading those games you may run into some problems. Tortoise or the hare Sony PlayStation recommends a minimum download speed of … [Read more...] about What internet speeds are recommended to stream PlayStation Now games?
By Moses Nosike A health and wellness advocate, Dr. Bisi Abiola has urged Nigerians to embrace consumption of 100% fruit juice in order to reduce dehydration in this harmattan season. Abiola, during the December edition of Chivita -sponsored health and wellness dialogue, also warned against indulging in excess sugar consumption during the yuletide. She advised individuals to take pure fruit juice instead, as it is healthy and highly nutritious. LASG, FRSC raise alarm over drivers’ alcohol comsumption rate According to the health and fitness expert, the dustiness and coarseness that is associated with harmattan in most parts of the country, calls for increased intake of pure fruit juice as an essential survival strategy for both adults and children. She noted that quite often, we talk about celebration without considering the fact that you can only have fun when you are healthy. What is your nutritional objective as Christmas and the New Year approaches? Of course, this … [Read more...] about Harmattan: Health expert recommends 100% fruit juice
TRENTON, N.J. (CBS) — Lawmakers in New Jersey are getting to work to further regulate vaping in the Garden State. Recommendations were released on Thursday by the vaping task force set up by Gov. Phil Murphy. One of the recommendations is banning flavored e-cigarettes. Murphy says they are marketing specifically to minors but those in the industry say they’re going to be put out of business. Alicia Pizza is fighting for her business and her industry. She owns The Vape Shop in Hamilton Township and says if regulations proposed by the governor were implemented, she’ll lose everything. “We would probably go out of business or have to move to a different industry,” Pizza says. On Thursday, Gov. Murphy announced new proposed regulations on the vaping industry that came from the New Jersey vaping task force. “I want New Jersey to not just react to current events but to use these events to craft thoughtful and solid policies that will protect our … [Read more...] about Gov. Murphy Recommends Banning Flavored E-cigarettes To Regulate Vaping In New Jersey