Month: November 2020

The Dangerous Allure of the Quantified Self
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The Dangerous Allure of the Quantified Self

Numbers can inform and motivate us. They can also sabotage our bodies and brains. You can put a number on just about anything health-related these days: not just blood pressure and heart rate but also steps and movement, hours of sleep, time spent in front of a screen, and, yes, calories and weight. (Let’s just […]

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The thing about advertising is that it works. When you see an ad that hits your pleasure center in the right way, you click the link to ‘learn more,’ and before you know it, you have convinced yourself you need something you had, until that moment, never heard of
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The thing about advertising is that it works. When you see an ad that hits your pleasure center in the right way, you click the link to ‘learn more,’ and before you know it, you have convinced yourself you need something you had, until that moment, never heard of

With e-commerce booming throughout the pandemic, Black Friday is looking more like a two-month-long Cyber Monday. Retailers pivoting to digital have stretched the dates of holiday sales now that they don’t have to worry about literal stampedes of shoppers the day after Thanksgiving. But not only is pandemic holiday shopping looking increasingly online, it’s also […]

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Lewis Hamilton named GQ’s game-changer of the year
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Lewis Hamilton named GQ’s game-changer of the year

Lewis Hamilton has been named GQ’s Game Changer Of The Year. The Formula One racing star will be honoured at GQ’s Men of the Year Awards which is set to take place virtually on Thursday, December 3rd, due to the coronavirus pandemic. Hamilton will mark his award win in GQ’s upcoming January/February issue. The honour […]

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Napoli to rename the San Paolo stadium after late Diego Maradona
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Napoli to rename the San Paolo stadium after late Diego Maradona

Napoli are set to rename the San Paolo stadium after the late Diego Maradona. The Argentina football legend, who was the manager of Argentinian club side Gimnasia passed away aged 60 on Wednesday, November 25th, after suffering a cardiac arrest in his home country. An autopsy report said he died in his sleep after suffering […]

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Erling Haaland surpasses legends Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane in Champions League goalscoring charts at the age of 20
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Erling Haaland surpasses legends Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane in Champions League goalscoring charts at the age of 20

Borussia Dortmund striker, Erling Haaland is now the fastest player in history to score 15 Champions League goals after netting twice during his team’s 3-0 victory over Club Brugge on Tuesday night. The Norwegian striker, recently named the 2020 Golden Boy has incredibly overtaken Brazilian Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane in the Champions League goalscoring charts. […]

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Mudenda says told cornered Mugabe to resign
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Mudenda says told cornered Mugabe to resign

SPEAKER of Parliament Jacob Mudenda says he is the one who told then President Robert Mugabe to submit his resignation letter while telling the now late leader he could suffer the ignominy of being impeached if he did not heed his (speaker) advice. Mudenda was addressing a Speaker’s stakeholder meeting with Civil Society and Media […]

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