The Ray and Maria Stata Center at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is an outlandish cartoon village in listing brick and scrolling aluminum, with a Möbius-strip main corridor inside. An italic-angled entrance, shaped like the cutting edge itself, ushers visitors off the drab Cambridge street. But then you see it, tha t universal symbol of malfunction: an orange mechanical lift. advertisement advertisement Yes, MIT, the very apogee of tech sophistication, seems to have bought itself a bright-yellow lemon. The showstopper home for its computer-science, linguistics, and philosophy departments cost $300 million to build ($200 million more than initial estimates) and opened in 2004 (four years behind schedule). And now the school has turned to the courts to express its buyer’s remorse. A lawsuit filed in October against both the construction firm and the architect alleges “design and construction failures,” negligence, and breach of contract, which … [Read more...] about Lost in the Funhouse
Once you apply for a home loan from a bank or a non-banking finance company (NBFC), one of the things you are required to constantly check up on is your home loan application status. You can do this through the bank or NBFC’s online portal or an app that can be downloaded on your mobile phone. This also increases the transparency on the bank’s part, as you know your situation as to whether your home loan will be accepted or rejected.Each bank and non-banking finance company has a specific set of requirements when it comes to checking your home loan application status. However, the following steps are commonClose -Your will be required to visit the bank or NBFC’s website related news Hybrid Funds: Get complete guide on Hybrid Mutual Fund Home Loan types: Different types of Hosing Loan in India -Here, you go to the home loan-In the home loan section, you can click on the home loan status-You are usually redirected to a new page where you enter your … [Read more...] about Home Loan status: How to check Home Loan application status?
Motorola is expected to unveil the iconic Moto Razr tonight during its event in Los Angeles. The new Moto Razr will follow the new trend of foldable smartphones that have been the talk-of-the-tech-town lately.Motorola is expected to reboot the Razr with a similar design. Things will change on the inside where a foldable display will replace the tiny screen and buttons.We are speculating this based on Motorola’s invite that shows a device being folded and unfolded. The text in the image reads ‘An original unlike any other’.Close A couple of weeks before its scheduled launch, image renders of the Moto Razr were leaked by renowned tipster Evan Blass. The images give us a clear idea of what the Moto Razr will look like. related news Kia QYI compact SUV spied testing in India: What to expect All you need to know about Volvo S90 Hybrid Apple Days Sale on Amazon India: iPhone XR starts at Rs 42,900 The foldable smartphone, when folded, has a small screen with … [Read more...] about Moto Razr foldable phone likely to launch today: Here are the expected specifications
Indian benchmark indices Sensex and Nifty ended marginally higher on August 16 as intraday gains registered by ITC, Axis Bank and Maruti Suzuki were largely offset by losses in Tata Consultancy Services, Reliance Industries and HDFC shares.The market remained choppy throughout the session as sentiment remained fragile on lingering concerns over a slowdown in the economy, lacklustre June quarter earnings and weak global sentiment in the light of US-China trade war.Close Experts opined that the upward movement in the near future will remain capped due to weak consumer demand and uninspiring earnings. related news Market Live: Sensex, Nifty erase gains following inflation data; Airtel, IndusInd Bank top drags Hot Stocks: Nifty50 may have made a short-term top near 12,000 levels Early on D-Street | Nifty vulnerable for more downsides unless it closes above 11,950 “Consumer demand has continued to weaken in recent months. The earnings season was not … [Read more...] about An evening walk down D-St: Sensex, Nifty end marginally higher; Yes Bank jumps 4%
Trading at its lowest level since December 2018, the Indian rupee opened lower by 10 paise at Rs 71.91 per dollar on August 23 versus the previous close of Rs 71.81.The domestic currency looks set for the biggest monthly fall in six years as it is down 4.6 percent this month and 3.1 percent in 2019.Chinese yuan's fall has also put pressure on emerging market currencies. As per Reuters, the yuan slumped to an 11-year low. Traditionally, Indian currency follows its Chinese counterpart as both countries aim to remain export competitive.Close A feeble rupee is not a good sign for the market as it indicates that foreign investors are bearish and exiting their positions. At a time when the market has a lot to worry in terms of the trade war, weakening the economy and lacklustre corporate earnings, the fall in rupee can only aggravate the outflow of foreign funds. related news Ideas for Profit | What makes this contract manufacturer worth a shot? Despite M&M’s dismal … [Read more...] about Rupee at 8-month low; here are 10 stocks that could benefit from the fall in INR