June 19, 2019

Ex-Boy Scouts are preparing to sue for abuse by troop leaders: ‘It messed up my life’

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By Ellen Cranley AP From Business Insider Hundreds of men across the US have recently contacted lawyers for help suing the Boy Scouts of America for sex abuse they say they suffered at the hands of scout leaders. Some of their lawyers said they have evidence that the BSA was inaccurate when the organization said […]

EU Commission: France and Germany differ on Brussels’ top job

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From BBC Signs of disagreement have emerged between France and Germany as EU leaders meet following elections that shifted the balance in parliament. The talks are a chance to assess the new political landscape and consider candidates for the EU’s top jobs. But the leaders of France and Germany have already suggested different figures to […]

Royal Caribbean uses this psychological trick to make you spend more money

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By Mark Matousek From Business Insider Royal Caribbean International emphasizes add-ons during the booking process to increase revenue. They make onboard expenses seem smaller at the time of purchase and change the way customers think about their spending habits once they’re on the cruise. The phenomenon is explained by a behavioral-economics theory that businesses use all […]

Here are the Philippines most beautiful women

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Source: Philippine News The Philippines is one of the countries with the most beautiful women in the world. This stark reality becomes more apparent with Filipino celebrities stealing not only local stardom but also international spotlight. Nevertheless, only a few charmed the hearts of the masses. 1. MARIAN RIVERA The Spanish-Filipino actress rose to fame […]

You need to up your recycling game. Here’s why (& how)

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By Angela Horn from Care2 As I write this, I have four separate recycling bags in my walk-in-closet-slash-storage-area. And that’s not including the growing pile of brown paper bags I keep forgetting to return to the guys that deliver our organic veggies every week. The first bag contains our general recycling (paper, recyclable plastics, glass […]

The death of the Receptionist as we know it

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From The Receptionist What do you think of when you hear the term receptionist? Someone who sits around all day drinking coffee? Yeah, right! While that stereotype may be enforced on some TV shows, it has never been true. As Jane Streat, the Head of Client Services at Lexington Reception Services points out, being a […]

Wider still and wider – our love of the giant TV screen

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By Jamie Robertson From BBC In a year of High Street gloom one item beamed bright from the sales figures – the giant TV screen. It may still be a tiny segment of the market but sales are rocketing. Dixons Carphone saw a 70% surge in the sale of screens over 65in over Christmas, and […]

Super Bowl ad breaks

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Super Bowl 2019: Seven things we learned from the ad breaks By Rachel Foley & Emma Saunders From BBC Many people outside the US may not give two hoots about the actual Super Bowl, but for the celeb spotters and film/TV fans out there, the ad breaks are what it’s all about. Over the years […]

C3 Pure Fibre partners with Plume to launch Whole Home Adaptive WiFi

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The C3 Whole Home WiFi offering includes Plume Adaptive WiFi™, HomePass®guest access and advanced parental controls; delivers unprecedented WiFi performance, personalization and security January 30, 2019 —C3 Pure Fibre, the leading triple play ISP bringing internet, TV and phone services to residential and business customers in the Cayman Islands, announced the launch of their Whole Home […]

Destinations of the week

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WELCOME TO DESTINATIONS: THE HOLIDAY & TRAVEL SHOW LONDON From Destinations Show Book your next holiday or travel experience at the UK’s biggest and most inspiring travel show. Taking place at Olympia London, 31 January – 3 February 2019 Packed with hundreds of leading and independent expert travel agencies, over 75 tourist boards from across the […]