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#Video games that cost more to make than Hollywood blockbuster films

Blockbuster movies are costing more and more money to make nowadays, but they aren’t always the most expensive entertainment to produce. Video games are quickly taking over. The average blockbuster film costs about $100 million to make, but Marvel, Star Wars, and DC Comics movies tend to eclipse that number. While most games fall way below those totals, there are plenty that exceed the $100 million mark — sometimes drastically. Note that all the following numbers are the total combined cost of development and marketing, adjusted for 2016 inflation. Red…

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#15 Amazing Scientific Discoveries Of 2016

Science is no doubt an important entity in our day to day life – If not for science, then we would be still living under caves, comprehending this Earth as a flat mass of land. If not for scientists who made vaccines and medicines, we would have been dead with a viral fever and if not for science, Mars and Moon would still have been distant images, seeming impossible to conquer. Herein, we bring to you 5 biggest and most powerful scientific discoveries, inventions and attempts which actually redefined our…

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#Most surprising TV deaths this year

We’re in a new “Golden Age of Television”…not to mention a “Golden Age of Unexpected TV Deaths.” With the dramatic uptick in the quality of TV shows came a commitment to verisimilitude, and keeping audiences on their toes with as many surprises as possible. That means that on major shows, almost no character is safe. Ziva David, NCIS Former Mossad officer and NCIS agent Ziva David (portrayed by Cote de Pablo) is one of the most beloved characters on what, after 13 seasons, is still the most-watched drama on TV….

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#I threw a man out of a HELICOPTER’: President of Philippines makes shock confession and vows to do it again

Rodrigo Duterte has previously claimed he used to tour city streets on a motorbike looking for drug dealers to shoot dead. Rodrigo Duterte said he hurled a Chinese man suspected of rape and murder out mid-air. He said: “If you are corrupt, I will fetch you using a helicopter to Manila and I will throw you out. I have done this before, why would I not do it again?” Mr Duterte’s spokesman described the alleged incident as an “urban legend”. The latest controversy comes just weeks after Mr Duterte admitted killing people…

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Can Paypal’s Rumored Investment in Freecharge Trigger The Final Battle of eWallet Dominance

Last week, rumors floated in about a possible investment of $200 million by Paypal in none other than Freecharge, a mobile wallet fast challenging the dominance of Paytm and MobiKwik in India’s eWallet market. However, what makes this news more interesting is the fact that Softbank, which has vital stakes in both Paytm and Jasper Infotech, the company which owns Snapdeal and Freecharge, will now share a common ground with global leader of digital payments: Paypal. This means that Softbank and Paypal is all set to join forces, which means…

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#Ranking the Least Intelligent Presidents in U.S. History

How smart are U.S. presidents? In a 2006 study, UC Davis professor Dean Simonton used historiometric methods to estimate each president’s IQ. Simonton analyzed information from each president’s biographies, speeches and writings that would indicate intelligence. Simonton estimated four different IQ values for each president. At InsideGov, we averaged all four IQs to get our rankings of the 25 least intelligent presidents in U.S. history. Note that President Obama was not included in the study. With an average IQ of 128.5, these presidents are still smart, but the bar is set pretty…

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#गले में खराश से निपटने के प्राकृतिक उपचार

गले में खराश में डॉक्टर की मदद लेने से पहले कुछ प्राकृतिक उपायों का भी सहारा लिया जा सकता है। आइए जानें ऐसे ही कुछ प्राकृतिक उपायों के बारे में। गले में खराश बदलते मौसम में गले में खराश होना आम बात है। खराश से आपके गले में चुभन होने लगती है। साथ ही बोलने में भी परेशानी हो सकती है। ऐसे में आप डॉक्टर की मदद लेने से पहले कुछ प्राकृतिक उपायों का भी सहारा लिया जा सकता है। आइए जानें ऐसे ही कुछ प्राकृतिक उपायों के बारे में।…

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#Petroleum Safety Body Asks Not To Use E-wallets, PoS At Petrol Pumps; 10 Delhi Metro Stations Goes Cashless

In the excitement and urgency to go cashless, are we missing something? For instance, safety standards and guidelines, especially when it comes to petrol pumps? It seems we have, as a unique mis-match of safety precautions and cashless economy has come into picture – a scenario which no one thought about before. Petroleum and Explosives Safety Organisation (PESO) has asked the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gases to issue guidelines which prohibit usage of e-wallets and PoS terminals at petrol pumps. In a communication dated December 19th, Chief Controller of Explosives at PESO has strongly recommended…

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#This Is How Small Traders Can Save Upto 46% Tax With Digital Transactions!

For small traders and businesses looking for ways to save taxes, this is the golden time indeed. India’s Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley has explained two ways using which small traders can save upto 46% tax. Traditionally, these advices and tricks are usually shared by CA or Accountants, but here, our Finance Minister himself is sharing them. However, the only catch is that, these tax savings can be accomplished by going cashless, thereby entering the banking system. Again, by doing so, the small business man will be able to maintain this…

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#Pop superstar George Michael has died “peacefully at home”

BRITISH pop singer George Michael, who rose to fame with the band Wham! and sold more than 100 million albums in his career, has died aged 53, his publicist said. “It is with great sadness that we can confirm our beloved son, brother and friend George passed away peacefully at home over the Christmas period,” his publicist said in a statement. “The family would ask that their privacy be respected at this difficult and emotional time. There will be no further comment at this stage.” Michael – whose real name…

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