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For the ‘Sexiest Job in the 21st Century’, Demand Exceeds Supply

Murray Webb had been a lacklustre student more interested in sports than schoolwork while attending a small Virginia college. Then he transferred to Kennesaw State University in suburban Atlanta to pursue a master’s degree in applied statistics and landed four job offers upon graduation. Webb, 33, now earns $160,000 (roughly  Rs. 1.09 crores) a year […]

Is the OnePlus 6 an iPhone X Killer at Half the Price?

OnePlus 6 markets itself as a phone that’s better than the iPhone X, Google Pixel 2, and Samsung Galaxy S9. Reviews editor Jamshed Avari and games editor Rishi Alwani join host Pranay Parab to discuss whether OnePlus’ claims are true. We begin the episode by talking about OnePlus 6’s marketing and the value proposition offered […]

How Google, Facebook Will Adapt to Europe’s New Privacy Law

Companies large and small are updating their privacy policies and service terms to comply with upcoming European Union rules governing data and privacy. Only EU users are technically covered by the rules, formally known as the General Data Protection Regulation. But many companies are making broader changes anyway, at least to some degree. Here’s a […]

The 70 Best Movies on Hotstar in India

While Hotstar is better known for live sports and content from Star India’s bouquet of channels, the streaming service does have a sizeable collection of movies to offer as well. That said, you’ve to put up with a couple of problems: even after its redesign, Hotstar’s usability and design remains subpar, and all of its […]

In the Battle for Online Music, YouTube Enters a Crowded Field

YouTube is introducing a $10-a-month music-streaming service, a strategic concession to record labels that analysts say could struggle to find an audience. The new YouTube Music, rebranded as part of a shake-up of YouTube Red, will charge users a monthly fee to watch ad-free music videos. To differentiate itself from the leading music-streaming apps, YouTube […]