Travel photo of roadside gas station wins at world’s largest photo competition

Ralph Gräf won the first prize in the category of Open Travel for his photo “Gasing Up At Roy’s,” which freeze-frames the iconic roadside gas station and motel in the California desert off Route 66.(Ralph Gräf) You can almost feel the heat and strength of the California sun on your skin if you gaze long enough at the award-winning travel image from the world’s largest photography competition. In the Sony World Photography Awards, German photographer Ralph Graf took first prize in the category of Open Travel for his photo “Gasing…

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Social Media Competition May Push People to Exercise More

Want to exercise more? Start competing with your peers on online health programmes, researchers say. Their study found that social media competition can dramatically increase people’s fitness. “Framing the social interaction as a competition can create positive social norms for exercising,” said lead author Jingwen Zhang, Assistant Professor at the University of California, Davis. Social competition among people may go beyond exercise, to encouraging healthy behaviours such as medication compliance, diabetes control, smoking cessation, flu vaccinations, weight loss, and preventative screening, as well as pro-social behaviours like voting, recycling, and…

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ecu competition chief Set to fee Google With Android Abuse: reviews

the eu competition fee is gearing as much as price Google with giving unfair prominence to its own apps like seek and maps in supplementary software licensing deals it strikes with mobile phone makers jogging its Android working gadget, 4 sources familiar with the system said on Monday. Google generated an expected $11 billion (more or less Rs. 73,081 crores) closing year from income of commercials going for walks on Android phones offering Google apps. Android has emerge as the dominant software program in recent years, going for walks maximum…

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