Dubai, the skyscrapers’ city which already have Burj Khalifa to its credit, which is the tallest building in the world has got one more credit to its favor: The Gevora Hotel – world’s new Tallest Hotel with a record height of 357.8 metres! The Hotel has 528 rooms spread over 75 floors. Gosh part is that Gevora Hotel is just 2.8 metre taller than its predecessor JW Marriott Marquis Dubai Hotel which is now the World’s second tallest hotel with height of 355 metres!
Do you Know that the average millennial picks up their smartphone 150 times a day! Reason is “FOMO” (Don’t worry we got this acronym: “Fear of Missing Out”). In a tech world, we want to stay connected 24/7. For people in age group of 18-24, the most important thing just after waking up is to check their smartphone (Really important!). Well, if you want to stay productive & be different, start controlling this bad habit of yours right away!
Chances are you are in the group of 150 crore people who use WhatsApp daily! But very few people know that WhatsApp founders ‘Jan Koum’ and ‘Brian Acton’ were rejected for jobs at Facebook. Brian was rejected at Twitter too. After failure to get a job at Facebook and Twitter, the duo friends decided to build an app free of advertisement with focus on its core functionality -‘messaging’ and that is how the duo came up with WhatsApp – the most simple, secure, and fast messaging app in the world!
Jason Colon, a man from Tampa, Florida reported to his local news channel “8 On Your Side” that his Apple AirPods began smoking while he was listening to a dance mix at the LA Fitness. Reportedly, he left the AirPods on a piece of workout equipment & got help and when he got back, one of the AirPods was partially burned and destroyed! An Apple spokeswoman told “8 On Your Side” – “the company is investigating and and will reach out to Colon”. Well, on this news, Apple must be “Oh My Gosh!”
In 1983, Apple Founder Steve Jobs hired the then Pepsi executive John Sculley to join Apple as CEO convincing him by his famous statement “Do you want to spend the rest of your life selling sugared water, or do you want a chance to change the world?”. Later on, while Sculley was working as CEO, he & Steve got some issues over Mac Pricing. So, Steve was thrown out of Apple after which he founded NeXT that was later acquired by Apple which opened the door for Steve coming back to Apple and transforming Apple to a great company which we all know today. Well done Steve!
Do You know which is the most spoken language in the world? We guessed ….. English! But to our surprise, we were wrong! Then we got the second opportunity to guess the correct one. We guessed ….. Hindi. This time too, our answer was not correct and then we got to know from ‘babbel magazine’ that the most spoken language in world is “Chinese”! Yes, you heard us right! “Chinese” language has around 1.2 billion native speakers leaving languages like Spanish (about 400 million speakers), English (about 360 million speakers) and Hindi much behind! Oh My Gosh!
Most beloved Prime Minister Mr. Modi lays foundation stone of first “Hindu temple” in Abu Dhabi, UAE on 11 February 2018. Mr. Modi addressed “I would like to request all those associated with the construction of the temple that the rulers here have shown so much respect for India. They have been proud of India’s cultural history. Now it’s our responsibility that there is no mistake on our part”. This new Hindu Temple shall be build on a generous gift of land by the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi; will be hand-carved by Indian temple artisans; will be completed by 2020 and will be open to people of all religious backgrounds. Gosh part is that this will be the first “Hindu Temple” on the UAE land!
Did you know that India has announced the World’s biggest health care program completely funded by Government of India. The Indian Government has funded INR 1200 crore for this flagship health program that will provide insurance cover of INR 5 lac per family per year and will benefit around 50 crore beneficiaries spread over 10 crore Indian Families. Indian Inc has dubbed the scheme as “Modi-care”. Well, whatever is the nomenclature, the scheme is a commendable move. Isn’t it?
Did you know that Foster City in California of United States of America (USA) is probably the most safest city in the world with the lowest crime rate. The city has earned the tag of safest city with an average of one murder in ten years. Foster City has also been recognized as one of the Best Places to Live multiple times by Money Magazine.