Category Archives: OTHERS

Everything else that doesn’t fit any category. Videos, oddities and weird news, for examples.

Oops. Another Handset Maker Caught Faking Smartphone Photo…

Huawei caused a quite a stir (in a bad way, that is) when it was caught faking selfie photo to promote its Nova 3/3i smartphone. Though, it made the news, you would have thought the industry did learn not to repeat the same mistake twice. Well, nope. It happened again. This time, it was Samsung who pulled off a similar fakery, but using a stock photo by a photographer. Continue reading Oops. Another Handset Maker Caught Faking Smartphone Photo…

Key Areas To Focus On When Setting Up An Ecommerce Store

The e-commerce industry is one which continues to grow each year, and it is easy to see why. For consumers, it gives you much more choice and the ability to shop no matter where you are in the world and at a time to suit you. While this means that it could be a potentially lucrative area to enter, it does mean that it is also highly competitive, so it can be hard to stand out from the crowd and get noticed particularly early on. With this in mind, here are a few tips for setting up an e-commerce business that will go on to succeed. Continue reading Key Areas To Focus On When Setting Up An Ecommerce Store

According To Fitness Tracker, Toilet Rolls Do Have Heartbeat

Recently, Xiaomi Mi Band 3 created quite a stir after one user found out that the latest fitness tracker from the China gadget maker is able to “pick up” the heart rate of a roll of toilet paper. Yes. You heard that right. It is official that toilet paper is alive! Well, kind of. The first video was posted on Chinese micro blogging platform Weibo and it sparked a frenzy of sort. Soon after, several people took it upon themselves to explore what else has “life” in them. Continue reading According To Fitness Tracker, Toilet Rolls Do Have Heartbeat

Holy Cow… This Cow Stands Over 6’ Tall And Weighs As Much As A Car!

Most cows that are bred for their meat are destined for the abattoir. Hardly will they ever escape the slaughterhouse, but there are exceptions, like this unusually large Holstein Friesian, a breed of dairy cattle. This cow dude here has grown, like a lot, to reach a mind-blowing proportion of 194 centimeters tall (6 feet 4 inches) and tipping the scales at a grand 1.4 tonnes (1,400 kilograms, or about 3,086 lbs). The height is well over an average person’s height and the weight there… well, let’s just say that you don’t want to be standing next to it when it is feeling dizzy. Continue reading Holy Cow… This Cow Stands Over 6’ Tall And Weighs As Much As A Car!

Watch A Man Narrowly Escaped Death In A Hang Gliding Mishap

Vacationing should be a happy thing, but every now and then, bad things do happen as this man from Florida can attest. YouTube user Gursk3 decided to have a go at hang glider for the first time when holidaying in Switzerland and as you may already have guessed, things did not quite work out as it should. In fact, he had a harrowing experience when the accompanying instructor failed to secure him to the hang glider. Like, seriously WTF??? Continue reading Watch A Man Narrowly Escaped Death In A Hang Gliding Mishap

This Powerful Print Ad Has A Secret Message That Only Kids Can See

Back in 2013, an ad agency GREY’s Spanish office created a powerful child abuse awareness campaign for ANAR Foundation that deserves a mention, despite it being five years old. What makes this poster-campaign interesting is the use of lenticular printing to send different messages to children and adults at the same time, with one single print ad. Continue reading This Powerful Print Ad Has A Secret Message That Only Kids Can See

The Three-step Guide To Setting Up A Successful Online Shop

If you are an ambitious person who is looking to make some money, then setting up your own online shopping business could be the best decision you ever make. With an increasing number of consumers turning away from the high street in favor of the convenience and deals they can find on their laptop screens, online shopping it is a market that is only expanding. Continue reading The Three-step Guide To Setting Up A Successful Online Shop

U.S. Marines Called Live Customer Support In The Midst Of A Firefight

Here’s a story that you may prompt you to dismiss it as some tall tale if it wasn’t told by from the person involved. It was about customer support… for firearms. You see, Barrett, the maker of firearms best known for the M-107A anti-material sniper rifle, has live customer support. OK. That part isn’t quite surprising. Perhaps, the military’s armorers would need to call it to find what’s up with some functionality or fault. No big deal, but there was a peculiar case where a Marine called in regarding a M-107A.50 BMG rifle had a fault that needs urgent attention because, he was in the middle of a firefight in Afghanistan. Like, seriously. Continue reading U.S. Marines Called Live Customer Support In The Midst Of A Firefight

Watch A 5-Storey Building Being Relocated, Pushed By Two Boats

Usually, when a business is asked to relocate, it will have to source for new building to run the business or build one from the ground up, but not in the case with this particular establishment in China. The 5-storey building you see cruising down the Yangtze River is actually a floating restaurant (5-storey is one hell of a floating restaurant, isn’t it?). According to a report, the restaurant was “forced to relocate due to unknown reasons.” Continue reading Watch A 5-Storey Building Being Relocated, Pushed By Two Boats