The petitioner, N Prakash, had said that the Kerala Police had denied him permission to venture out in order to get feed for his pet cats. In his plea, he had stated that the cat food, named Mei-Persian, is available at a pet hospital at Kadavanthra, which is about seven kilometres from his residence in Kochi. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus pandemic | CATastrophe averted: Kerala HC allows cat owner to venture out during lockdown to get pet feed
In his new book, Team Human, Rushkoff argues that our focus on technological development means we’ve lost sight of what was supposed to be the whole point of all this tech in the first place: making life better for humans–or maybe, just maybe, making humans a better version of themselves. The book reads as a manifesto, spanning the entire development of human civilization from the creation of language to the invention of smartphones. But for a book about technology written by a renowned media theorist, Team Human surprisingly doesn’t say much about tech itself. Instead, it focuses on the ways that humans can reconnect and reclaim our collective humanity in the midst of a digital ecosystem that Rushkoff argues is designed to exploit and divide us rather than enhance and unite us. … [Read more...] about It’s as if humans are the problem and technology is the solution
Betting on healthcare, good quality industrials: Navneet Munot, SBI MF Coronavirus pandemic | CATastrophe averted: Kerala HC allows cat owner to venture out during lockdown to get pet feed Coronavirus impact | Ports sector suffers as cargo vessels remain stranded … [Read more...] about Without social distancing, a COVID-19 patient can infect 406 people in a month: Health Ministry
On Wednesday, author Joel Sunderland’s wife noticed the family’s stash of Simpsons Halloween costumes were going criminally underused in this time of sustained boredom. (Well, at least for the kids.) Joel decided there was only one solution: re-create the opening credits of the beloved 30-year old TV show. It’s an extremely low-budget, no-frills take on the opening credits, but it has a lot of spirit, plus cute kids, and it will inevitably inspire others to think of what creative activities they can do at home. In that sense, it’s the best Simpsons bootleg since this Russian art film-style version last year. … [Read more...] about A bored quarantined family re-created the ‘Simpsons’ intro in live-action because why not?