People check their phones 144 times a day| How to reduce it
| |

People check their phones 144 times a day| How to reduce it

Smartphone addiction is a widespread issue affecting many people. They spend a lot of time using their phones, which are filled with social apps like Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok, as well as work apps like Slack, Google, Microsoft, and Zoom. A study from 2023 showed just how serious this addiction has become. It found that…

“Pandas’ unique coats decoded by scientists”
|

“Pandas’ unique coats decoded by scientists”

CNN reported on the giant panda, known for its iconic black-and-white fur, but some pandas have a rare red-and-white coat. These pandas are found in one mountain range in China. Recent studies suggest that this unusual coloring isn’t due to genetic factors but rather to natural variations in the species. The discovery of brown pandas,…

Adeel Mangi: 1st Muslim U.S. Appeals Court judge?
|

Adeel Mangi: 1st Muslim U.S. Appeals Court judge?

Adeel A. Mangi, nominated as the first Muslim American Federal Appeals Court judge, faces resistance from Republican senators who question his associations and beliefs. Supporters refute the allegations as baseless and rooted in Islamophobia. Democratic Senator Cory Booker passionately defends Mangi, highlighting his legal acumen and character. President Biden’s administration remains optimistic about Mangi’s appointment,…

400 UK Imams, scholars oppose PM’s extremism definition.
|

400 UK Imams, scholars oppose PM’s extremism definition.

400 UK Imams and scholars reject PM Rishi Sunak’s new extremism definition, which they claim unfairly targets British Muslims. They criticize Secretary of State Michael Gove for his alleged bias against Islam and Muslims, associating him with anti-Islam sentiments. They argue that Gove’s history of targeting Islam under the label of “Islamism” reflects his anti-Muslim…

Canada thinks about big immigration changes.
|

Canada thinks about big immigration changes.

Canada plans to cap temporary residents for the first time, aiming to reduce migration pressure. Immigration Minister Marc Miller announced this decision, aiming to decrease temporary residents from 6.2% to 5% of the population over three years. This cap will affect international students, foreign workers, and asylum seekers. The move addresses concerns about affordability and…

Top 5 US companies 2024
|

Top 5 US companies 2024

USA Today reported that several highly rated companies, including mortgage lenders, CPA firms, staffing agencies, and credit unions, have been recognized as some of the best places to work in the United States. These rankings were determined through surveys conducted by Energage in collaboration with USA Today. The Top Workplaces USA awards honor midsize and…

Insurance scam backfires, man loses both legs.
|

Insurance scam backfires, man loses both legs.

A Taiwanese student named Chang attempted an insurance scam by faking frostbite to claim $1.7 million. He and his classmate, Liao, bought multiple insurance policies covering severe accidents. They staged a motorcycle frostbite incident using dry ice, causing Chang severe pain and leading to a below-the-knee amputation. Chang received money from one insurer, but others…

Israel okay with Rafah strike while peace possible?

Israel okay with Rafah strike while peace possible?

Israel approved a possible attack on Gaza’s Rafah while aiming to keep peace hopes alive by considering talks for a hostage deal with Hamas in Qatar. Despite concerns about civilian casualties, Israel plans to strike Rafah, a Hamas stronghold, promising evacuation for residents. The US expressed interest in seeing Israel’s plan and cautiously supported a…

Pi Day celebrates the mathematical constant pi (π).

Pi Day celebrates the mathematical constant pi (π).

Pi Day, celebrated on March 14, honors the mathematical constant π. It’s embraced by science enthusiasts worldwide. People enjoy desserts and engage in fun activities to explore its significance. Pi, symbolized by the Greek letter π, is integral to geometry and math, aiding in calculations for circles and spheres. Its universality fascinates mathematicians like Manil…