Google turns off mainland China translation services

Google has long had a strained business relationship with China and, despite all the effort, grabbed just 2% of the search market.Picture: fn.artworks (Shutterstock) Mainland China people looking to find? sometimes distorted foreign language translations will be unlucky as Google announced over the weekend that it is retiring from one of the few digital services, … Read more

Google’s CEO tells employees that they don’t need money to have fun

It’s easy to tell employees that fun doesn’t have to be costly when you have a lot of money, I dare say.Picture: Jerod Harris (Getty Images) Sundar Pichai, the CEO of Google, who heads one of the the richest companies in the worldmost likely he doesn’t want to talk about money with his employees while … Read more

Testing: The waist-to-hip ratio should replace the BMI to measure a healthy weight

A new study says measuring waist-to-hip ratio, rather than body mass index, is a better indicator of healthy weight – and may be a better prediction of early death. Photo by PublicDomainPictures / Pixabay September 21 (UPI) – New research suggests that waist-to-hip ratio, rather than body mass index, is a better measure of healthy … Read more