• Netflix Just Got A Little Bit More Expensive

    Over the years, Netflix has been steadily increasing the price of its plans, and if you’re currently subscribed, you might want to take note of the new prices that will be going into effect. However, this price hike will only apply to the Standard and Premium subscriptions of Netflix, while the Basic plan remains the same.

    According to Netflix, the price hike will see the Standard Plan, which offers HD streams and allows for simultaneous streaming on up to two devices, will now cost $14 a month. This is a $1 increase from before. As for the Premium plan, which allows for up to four devices at once and also streams in UHD, that will now cost $18 a month, which is a $2 increase from before.

    Like we said, the Basic plan remains the same at $9 a month, which is limited to just one device and does

  • Is It Better to Plant Trees or Let Forests Regrow Naturally?

    This story originally appeared on Yale Environment 360 and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration.

    When Susan Cook-Patton was doing a postdoc in forest restoration at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center in Maryland seven years ago, she says, she helped plant 20,000 trees along Chesapeake Bay. It was a salutary lesson. “The ones that grew best were mostly ones we didn’t plant,” she remembers. “They just grew naturally on the ground we had set aside for planting. Lots popped up all around. It was a good reminder that nature knows what it is doing.”

    What is true for Chesapeake Bay is probably true in many other places, says Cook-Patton, now at the Nature Conservancy. Sometimes, we just need to give nature room to grow back naturally. Her conclusion follows a new global study that finds the potential for natural forest regrowth to absorb atmospheric carbon and fight climate change

  • The Biden-Harris campaign has launched a ‘Build Back Better’ map in Fortnite

    With just a few days to go before the November 3rd presidential election, former Vice President Joe Biden’s campaign has launched a new custom map in Fortnite. First reported by Mashable, the “Build Back Better with Biden” map is located in “Reboot City,” and is aimed at promoting the campaign’s message that the environment and economy are connected. The solo-player, adventure-type map takes about 20 to 30 minutes to play, and made its debut Friday night.

    “Our digital program is built around how people spend time, and the most effective ways reach them in those places,” Christian Tom, the Biden campaign’s director of digital partnerships said in a statement to The Verge. “We see interactive, digital-first experiences like gaming as an opportunity to bring our campaign to a new place and platform.”

    The custom Fortnite map is a “substantive, approachable, and fun way to reach and mobilize

  • Wanna buy an iPhone 12? Save up by using these 5 eco-friendly products for a year.

    Going green is a choice that some make and others don’t really think about.

    I don’t know about you but I believe that taking steps towards sustainability no matter how big or small, is a responsibility everyone shares.

    Singapore may be dubbed the greenest city in Asia but there is always room for more improvement and on an individual level, sustainable products are the way to go.

    The common line of reasoning tends to be, if it’s worked for me so far, why would I change my habits?

    Well, what if I told you that you could save up to US$1,038 (S$1,420) in a year by switching to eco-friendly products?

    You could buy yourself an iPhone 12, Samsung Galaxy Note 20 or you know, save your money.

    According to iPrice, if people invested in eco-friendly alternatives, they could save a lot.

    An average woman could save up to US$1,038

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