I’m delighted to announce that my book, The Patterning Instinct: A Cultural History of Humanity’s Search for Meaning, is now available for pre-order online. 300 more words
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Orange, the multinational telecommunications company which has bought out and re-branded Egypt’s Mobinil earlier this year, came out with an ‘attractive’ advertisement scheme to lure the contemporary social media/networking 821 more words
A new movement has taken root in the US, and it’s growing fast, branching out across the country. Millions of nature lovers are opting not to shop on Black Friday and to instead spend time enjoying the great outdoors. 420 more words
I have fallen off the shopping ban(d) wagon.
It started small, with this justifiable purchase of neon socks, as I had showed up in Stockholm following months of sockless summer life with not enough foot coverings to last through a week or two. 737 more words
As of today, the 11th of October 2016, Samsung’s elite finally decided to stop fanning the flames that have been raging, literally, around their latest mobile release; they are halting all further production, sales and exchanges of the Galaxy Note 7 until they figure out just what or who struck the first match in this ongoing drama. 924 more words