Tag: (2016)

Word 2016: A guide to its desktop publishing tools

Microsoft Word has come a long way since the “pre-Windows, non-mouse” versions used between 1983 to 1990. Back then, there were NO graphics, not even a graphical user interface. The Word 1.0 for Windows 3.0 version was a notable improvement, but then it took two decades…

UK households binned 300,000 tonnes of clothing in 2016

The good news is that we are using our tumble driers less, the bad news we are chucking our unwanted clothes in the bin rather than recycling them  Fast fashion is causing us to thousands of tonnes of clothing every year. Photograph: Mark Weiss/Getty Images Rebecca…

Ford using first over-the-air software updates to its 2016 cars

inShare SAN FRANCISCO, – Ford Motor Co said on Friday it would delve into the growing arena of “over-the-air” software updates, adding Android Auto and Apple CarPlay to its Sync 3-equipped 2016 vehicles for the first time via a wireless software update. The latest upgrade to…

NYC Real Estate Lending Dropped 17% In 2016

I write about real estate– amazing homes, market trends and cities. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio at a ground-breaking ceremony for One Vanderbilt Avenue in October. One Vanderbilt will be the second tallest office tower in the city. In 2016, the developers received a…

Luxury car sales report India 2016

The global luxury car industry has been betting big on India as the next growing market. The car sales in 2014 and 2015 had boosted their confidence but 2016 has turned out to be tricky. It started with the National Green Tribunal banning the sales of…

BMW India achieved a 14 per cent sales growth in 2016

BMW India managed to sell a total of 7861 units in 2016 accounting 7500 BMW vehicles and 361 units of Mini up by 14 per cent over the total sales in 2015. Major contributors to the sales were the 3 Series Gran Turismo, facelift of which…

Adobe unveils VR, character animation ahead of ”IBC 2016”

New Delhi: Keeping pace with content demands across new and traditional platforms, Adobe on Wednesday unveiled a series of innovations, including virtual reality (VR) and motion graphics which are coming soon in Adobe Creative Cloud and Adobe Marketing Cloud. Adobe will showcase advancements in virtual reality…

Wearable market grew 41.9% in Q2 2016: IDC

New Delhi:The wearable devices market in India grew 41.9 per cent in the second quarter over the first quarter of this year, International Data Corporation (IDC) reported on Tuesday. According to IDC`s “Worldwide Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker” report, the total shipment in the second quarter stood…