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    Singapore Going Paperless – Challenges of Cashless Society

    Singapore stands on the cusp of becoming a cashless society and if it succeeds, it would join the ranks of China, India and Sweden. While many are aware of Singapore’s active pursuit of a cashless society, not as many know about the benefits and challenges that it can bring to the society as a whole. On top of paying through cards, apps and mobile wallets, the maturing digital currencies should not be left out of the cashless equation as well. The pros brought about by a cashless payment system benefits not just the users, but also the merchants and the government. Singapore recently announced that Razer, Inc. has presented a…

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    Trendy Gummy Market

    A recent study has revealed that the Gummy market is a trend that will continue to grow through 2025. Sweet gummies aren’t just for kids anymore! Many consumers enjoy gummy vitamins, which facilitates the process of taking vitamins. For those who have difficulty swallowing tablets or capsules, gummy vitamins can be an excellent alternative. Plus, many prefer the gummy variety of vitamins for the taste, while receiving the nutrients they are seeking. Traditionally, the gummy delivery platform has performed well in the children’s market, which will continue to remain strong. However, there appear to be even greater increases in demand in the adult and senior markets. It’s possible gummies could…

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    Easyjet named best-value airline in UK

    Easyjet has been named the best-value short-haul airline in the UK, seven places ahead of British Airways. The ranking by flight comparison website Skyscanner was created by comparing the fares and associated costs of 20 of the most popular carriers that operate in the UK, including in-flight food and drink, seat reservations and luggage fees. Ryanair, the Irish carrier renowned for its low fares, boasted the lowest ticket costs of all the airlines, with an average fare of £90.67, but was priced out of the top 10 thanks to its “baggage charges and on-board catering costs”, Skyscanner said. “It’s important to note that if baggage charges and on-board catering aren’t…

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    Guided Meditation for Sweet Dreams: The Forest Grove

    In this guided meditation, drift away into a beautiful, comforting imaginary forest grove full of old growth trees with deep roots and healing messages. As you listen to this meditation before you go to sleep, you will help prepare your body for a deeper, more refreshing sleep. If you drift off while the meditation is still playing, your subconscious will pick up on messages of relaxation, grounding, and ease that you may keep with you as you sleep, dream, and perhaps even when you wake up to a brighter, more well-rested next morning.

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    3 Journals for Finding your Way in a Complex World

    We know from research that journaling has the biggest impact on our health when it helps us to better understand and integrate our experiences. Experienced people who journal may be able to do this with a blank page, but for those who get lost when confronted by the vastness of a page full of emptiness, we have three journals that are interactive and aim to unlock the hidden places inside of us. Meera Lee Patel, a self-taught artist designed a beautiful journal that creates inspiration and space for the writer to self-reflect. With brilliant colors, favorite quotes, and questions with space to respond, Made out of Stars: a Journal for Self-Realization could…

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    Five Hints for Bike Travel

    Adventure Cycling’s January Member Drive is in full swing and if you’re like us, you’re probably enduring the doldrums of winter by dreaming of warm weather and of course, bicycle touring. While there’s no denying that bicycle touring can be a delightful and life changing experience, there’s also no sugar coating the trials and tribulations that inevitably come with spending extended time on the road. Don’t let the challenges of bicycle travel put a damper on your next trip. While you look forward to warmer days, here are some tips to ensure your next tour is the best one yet. 1. Be prepared The sunshine that greeted your morning can quickly take a 180 degree turn for the worse. Be sure to pack layers…

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    Helpful Student Health Tips

    Staying healthy can be a challenge but, with a few simple guidelines, is possible. At Fastweb, we get it. Students are busy. Amongst a challenging curriculum, exciting social life and personal commitments, sometimes it can be difficult to remember to take care of yourself. But, without your health, none of your other activities are possible. That’s why it’s so important to develop great habits now that you can follow for a lifetime. Check out the following ten health tips to ensure you stay at the top of your game through the remainder of this semester and beyond. Here’s what you should do to stay healthy: 1. Eat Right This can…

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    British Teen Posts Uplifting Notes on Bridge and ‘Helps Save Six Lives’

    An 18-year-old girl’s ingenious idea to attach messages onto a bridge in Sunderland is inspiring those in despair to think twice before jumping. Paige Hunter wrote more than 40 heartfelt notes and tied them to the railings of the Wearmouth Bridge hoping to provide comfort at a time when it is needed most. The encouraging words penned by the East Durham College student included: ‘Even though things are difficult, your life matters; you’re a shining light in a dark world, so just hold on’. Northumbria Police presented her with a framed commendation certificate this week, with Chief Superintendent Sarah Pitt explaining, “We thought it was important to applaud the work…

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    Irish Garbage Men Surprise Their Biggest Fan With A Present

    Employees of a garbage collection company in Ireland have made the day of one of their biggest fans. Dad shared a video of the trash collectors bringing his daughter a gift, about a week after he had told them how much she loves to watch them work. “I went to the bin men the week before and told them my daughter loves watching them and would the be so kind to just give her a wave next time, we only expected a wave which is why my daughter shouted he has a present and my wife grabbed her to go to the door, we had absolutely no idea and this…

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    Burglars Break Down the Door and – Surprise – Face Off With a Huge Pig

    Break-ins are not unusual in this Indiana neighborhood – but an unlikely hero saved a single mother’s home from being burglarized earlier this week. The homeowner, who asked not to be identified, lives in Indianapolis’s east side. Luckily, they weren’t home when burglars broke through the door of the home. Even more fortunately, the thieves did not take anything from the house – and police say that it is probably because they did not expect to run into the mother’s pet pig named Dumplin. “The officers were guessing when the person broke in they were probably surprised I had a pig and were like, ‘We don’t want to deal with…