• A graduate from MIT, former banker, Tamil Nadu’s finance minister wants Centre to give state its due 08 May 2021 00:00 A POLITICAL scion with engineering and management degrees from top institutes at home and in the US. A top banker who lived and married abroad, and returned to become a popular MLA. An ardent devotee of Goddess Meenakshi in a party that swears by atheism. …
  • The Tortoise, the Hare and the UGC 07 May 2021 23:48 A breath of fresh air: the University Grants Commission (UGC) has decided to allow public universities to hold online examinations. After a virtual meeting with the vice-chancellors of 49 public universities, UGC Chairman Professor Kazi Shahidullah told …
  • Weakley County Launches Virtual School 07 May 2021 23:43 BY KAREN CAMPBELL Weakley County Schools Communications Director WEAKLEY COUNTY (April 27) – Weakley County will have a new school in 2021-22. However, the only walls are firewalls and screen time is required. After learning valuable lessons from the …
  • What the Tech? How to Display NFT Digital Artwork 07 May 2021 23:23 Posted: May 7, 2021 5:59 PM CDT by Alabama News Network Staff For a while a couple of months ago, everybody seemed to be talking about NFTs or non-fungible tokens. Rather than going into detail to explain this again, you can learn about the origin and how …
  • Best Buy 3-day sale: Save on laptops, TVs, headphones, Apple Watch and more 07 May 2021 22:50 If there's one thing that Best Buy does well -- and often -- it's having large sales, and this weekend's Best Buy three-day sale is characteristically epic. There's an enormous variety of products on sale, including TVs, laptops, mobile …
  • The omission hurts 07 May 2021 22:39  On Monday, May 3 it was World Press Freedom Day (WPFD) and journalists across the world staged celebrations to mark this important day on their calendar. Malawi was no exception. And per its rotational policy, the Misa Malawi WPFD celebrations this year …
  • Allman Town Primary students get laptops from JN Fund Managers 07 May 2021 22:17 Some students at Allman Town Primary School in Kingston who were unable to participate in online learning, because they did not have technological devices to access the classes being administered by the school, were recently supported by JN Fund Managers, …
  • This new airline's so cheap I flew from Sonoma to SoCal for $19 07 May 2021 22:17 I was on the tarmac at Charles M. Schulz Sonoma County Airport in Santa Rosa about to board my first flight since February 2020. It was an 80-degree day in the valley, and I was sweating in jeans, a jacket and a scarf. Why was I wearing all those layers on …
  • Millions uncollected by recipients of gov’t's tablet initiative 07 May 2021 22:17 Millions of dollars have been left uncollected by recipients of the Government's 'Own Your Own Device' programme'. Minister of Education Fayval Williams has indicated that the Ministry has so far issued 20,207 vouchers to successful …
  • DSPMU to hold online exams from June 10 07 May 2021 21:15 Ranchi: Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee University (DSPMU) has decided to hold its final-year post-graduation and graduation examinations online from June 10. The decision was taken in a high-level meeting held by DSPMU vice-chancellor S N Munda on Friday. …
  • Report: Microsoft likely to scrap Windows 10X operating system project 07 May 2021 21:00 Microsoft Corp. is likely to abandon its efforts to develop a simplified version of Windows for personal computers and folding handsets, according to a report published today. In 2019, Microsoft announced plans to develop a new edition of Windows called …
  • Apple v. Epic: Time is running out for Epic to make its antitrust case 07 May 2021 19:48 As Epic Games Inc. methodically made its case in the opening week of its antitrust trial v. Apple Inc., it carefully laid out economic and technological evidence that included testimony from representatives of other major gaming developers and some eyebrow …
  • Education Ministry To Find Out Why Some Persons Have Not Redeemed Electronic Vouchers 07 May 2021 19:24 The Ministry of Education, Youth and Information will be examining the ‘Own Your Own Device Incentive Programme’ to determine why more persons have not redeemed their electronic vouchers. Speaking in the House of Representatives on May 5, Minister of …
  • The best sales to shop this weekend: Cricut, Best Buy, Nespresso and more 07 May 2021 19:20 (CNN) —   This weekend, you’ll find a deal on our favorite single-serve coffee maker, a discounted MacBook Air and savings on Hydro Flask water bottles. All that and more below. Cricut Maker ($299, originally $369; amazon.com) Amazon Cricut Maker The …
  • This Thin and Light Asus Laptop Checks Every Box and Then Some 07 May 2021 19:18 Photo: Joanna Nelius/Gizmodo Every time a new thin, light laptop comes across my desk, I become more resigned to the fact that it’s time to move on from my now 5-year-old gaming laptop. I’m careening toward middle age, and I need a practical, portable …
  • Windows 10X Reportedly Won't Ship in 2021 as Microsoft Shifts Priorities 07 May 2021 19:17 Image: Microsoft Despite being announced back in the fall of 2019 and having already suffered from multiple delays, a new report is claiming that Windows 10X won’t ship in 2021 and possibly may never see an official retail launch. The latest on Windows 10X …
  • Report: Online enticement of children up 97.5% amid pandemic 07 May 2021 18:45 BUFFALO, N.Y. — The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children said reports of online enticement, where adults communicate with children intending to commit a sexual offense or abduction, have increased 97.5% from 2019 to 2020. "Over 21.7 …
  • Windows 10X release date, features and cancellation rumours 07 May 2021 17:59 Microsoft's October 2019 event was its last in-person hardware launch before the pandemic, and it was one to remember. While the new Surface Pro 7, Surface Laptop 3 and Surface Pro X all made their debuts, more intriguing announcements surrounded …
  • How you can check out a laptop at Dawson County Library 07 May 2021 17:53 The Chestatee Regional Library System, which includes the Dawson County Library, has recently started a laptop lending program, allowing patrons to check out ChromeBook laptop computers for two weeks at a time.  According to a release by the library system …
  • Microsoft reportedly shelves Windows 10X, its Chrome OS competitor 07 May 2021 16:51 Microsoft has been trying to build a lighter version of Windows for more than 10 years without success. The latest effort, Windows 10X, has reportedly now been shelved, in favor of improving Windows 10 instead. Petri reports that Windows 10X will no longer …
  • Acer India expects supply disruptions to end 07 May 2021 16:49 Laptop and PC-maker, Acer India, is expecting supply disruptions – particularly chip shortages – to be over by the second half of this year, in line with the time when demand for devices is expected to peak in the country. A second wave of the Covid-19 …
  • Microsoft releases firmware updates for a bunch of Surface devices 07 May 2021 16:40 Microsoft has released a slew of firmware updates for multiple Surface devices including Pro 4, Surface Studio, Laptop 1,2, and 4. The new updates include the usual stability improvements and also addresses various security issues. First up, the Surface …
  • Sign up for the Openfit fitness app for under $6 a month 07 May 2021 15:20 Stream workouts from your TV. Image: Openfit By StackCommerceMashable Shopping2021-05-07 09:00:00 UTC TL;DR: Work out from home with an Openfit Live Fitness subscription, which is on sale for 30% off. As of May 7, get a three-year on-demand subscription …
  • Not an Apple fan? Try the Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 — it's over $400 off. 07 May 2021 15:19 SAVE $424.05: The Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 is a great alternative for those who aren't Apple OS fans, and as of May 8, it's over $400 off at Amazon.  Apple this, Apple that. Everybody either has a MacBook, iPad, iPhone, or maybe even all three. …
  • Microsoft is finally updating its 26-year-old icons from Windows 95 07 May 2021 15:02 The redesign is part of a major visual overhaul of Windows 10 coming in October, a preview of which Microsoft made available to developers this week. it shows updates to some of its less-used icons to better reflect the technology of the 21st century. …
  • Microsoft drops Windows 10X before it ever launched 07 May 2021 14:56 Credit: ZDNet Microsoft won't be bringing its Windows 10X operating system variant to market anytime soon, if ever. Microsoft has put Windows 10X on the back burner according to a post on Petri.com by Brad Sams on May 7. Windows 10X was supposed to be …
  • One on One: ‘The Future of Kentucky’s Economy is in Our Classroom Today’ 07 May 2021 14:48 By Matthew Moore BY LORIE HAILEY Lorie Hailey: How did you and Gov. Andy Beshear come to team up as running mates for governor and lieutenant governor? Lt. Gov. Jacqueline Coleman: Andy and I have known each other through our political involvement over the …
  • Keeping a close eye on remote workers puts noses out of joint 07 May 2021 14:45 A little more than a year ago, when the World Health Organisation declared the planet was facing a pandemic, few could have predicted how far the nature of work would be transformed. When desk jockeys swapped familiar cubicles for the familial four walls, …
  • All eyes are on semiconductor companies amid chip shortage — investors should be looking at these four lesser-known names 07 May 2021 14:08 A mass of attention has been brought to semiconductor companies as supply-chain constraints have reduced the availability of everything from cars to laptops to gaming consoles.  The largest chipmakers and foundries — Intel INTC, +0.87%, Nvidia NVDA, +2.02% …
  • Intel's DG2 is reportedly heading to mobile first, launching later this year 07 May 2021 13:56 We reported yesterday that Intel's upcoming Xe HPG-based high-end discrete gaming graphics' (codenamed 'DG2') launch "is right around the corner" which we had learned from a tweet by a Game Developer Relations Engineer at the …
  • Qurate Retail Group’s Investments Pay Off With Strong Q1 Results 07 May 2021 13:51 Qurate is producing more content that ever for YouTube, TikTok and IGTV, among other platforms. Courtesy of Qurate Retail Group The Covid-19 pandemic has been a trial for retailers with large brick-and-mortar footprints and under-developed e-commerce sites …
  • Improving grid reliability in the face of extreme events 07 May 2021 13:03 The nation's power grid remains vulnerable to disruption from extreme events including wildfires, severe storms, and cyberattacks. Variable generation resources and load volatility also present operational challenges to grid stability. To mitigate …
  • Chip shortage rolls on as car makers cut production 07 May 2021 12:28 For want of a shoe a horse was lost. The old mnemonic that warns one to prepare down to the smallest details for every eventuality apparently didn’t lodge in the minds of car company senior executives, as the lack of semi-conductor chips is turning making …
  • 3 Top Semiconductor Stocks to Buy After Q1 2021 Earnings 07 May 2021 12:25 The fact that semiconductors are crucial to global manufacturing has gotten a lot more attention this year. Side effects from the U.S.-China trade war and the coronavirus pandemic contributed to a global shortage of chips, which has chipmakers and their …
  • ‘Saree Not Sorry’ podcast critiques South Asian media representation 07 May 2021 12:09 Shreya Mathur and Medha Gupta, first-years in LS and CAS respectively, have made the most of their first tumultuous year on campus. The pandemic made it challenging for the class of 2024 to connect with their peers, meaning Gupta and Mathur’s friendship is …
  • They go one by one, door by door — how Hoag's 'promotoras' are bridging gaps to services 07 May 2021 11:49 It’s another Thursday morning on Shalimar Drive. Cars rumble down the road. Distantly, banda music spills out the open windows of a ground-floor apartment. The playground is empty, with all the children having returned to their classrooms with the full …
  • How to Start an E-commerce Business in Pakistan - Alibaba Blog 07 May 2021 11:46 All around the globe today, there are over 4.6 billion people who use the Internet,1 and in the past 12 months alone, the total number of Internet users around the world rose by 319 million. This shows that an average of 875,000 new users is added each day …
  • From free food to free beer, incentives being offered for you to get your COVID-19 shot 07 May 2021 11:31 Posted: May 7, 2021 / 06:33 AM EDT / Updated: May 7, 2021 / 06:33 AM EDT RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — From free donuts, beer, and food, businesses across the Triangle are incentivizing people to get vaccinated. The Empire Eats Restaurant group and …
  • Honor MagicBook Pro (Intel) review 07 May 2021 11:25 Honor’s smartphone division has been hit hard by ex-parent company Huawei’s ongoing US trade ban, but there have been no such problems for its laptops. Unlike Google, Microsoft was able to obtain a special licence for Windows 10, allowing it to continue …
  • IBM’s new chip breakthrough may ‘quadruple’ phone battery life, company claims 07 May 2021 11:05 IBM has revealed the world’s first 2 nanometer (nm) chip technology which can fit up to 50 billion transistors in an area the size of a fingernail, an advance the company claims can lead to “quadrupling cell phone battery life.” According to the computing …
  • Tested: How fast Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 5G chip for PCs is 07 May 2021 11:03 HP’s Elite Folio is the first laptop we’ve seen to be powered by Qualcomm’s latest Arm chip, the Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2. Yes, the Gen 2—supposedly a faster, more powerful upgrade to the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx. Is it? We tested the HP Elite Folio and the …
  • Tested: Is Ryzen 5000 battery performance really that bad? 07 May 2021 10:21 Is the performance of AMD Ryzen mobile on battery really that bad?  If you’re even asking that question, you’ve no doubt heard Intel’s claims that Ryzen 4000 CPU performance tanked when running on battery. Plugged-in performance was dandy, but in tests of …
  • IBM unveils world’s first 2nm processor – promising up to 4-day smartphone battery life 07 May 2021 09:19 IBM has unveiled the world’s first 2nm chip, reaching a new milestone in semiconductor technology. The multinational technology company said that its 2nm chip will be able to fit up to 50 billion transistors onto a chip the size of a fingernail. Increasing …
  • IBM has already designed the world’s first 2nm processor chips 07 May 2021 09:13 NEW DELHI : American technology giant, IBM, has unveiled the world’s first 2nm process chip, providing a proof of concept for what chips running smartphones, autonomous cars and more will look like in future. The 2nm here refers to the size of transistors …
  • The best cheap Razer deals for May 2021 07 May 2021 09:08 From its instantly recognizable green-on-black style to its iconic triskelion logo, it’s safe to say that Razer is a true icon in the PC gaming world. As some of the best gaming gear on the market, though, Razer kit doesn’t typically come cheap. That said, …
  • One more point: how Cambridge have toyed with my heart as promotion beckons | Max Rushden 07 May 2021 09:06 A few years ago, a team of scientists at the University of Oxford did a study into the effects on your heart of watching your football team. By testing saliva from Brazilian fans during their 7-1 defeat to Germany at the 2014 World Cup, they worked out …
  • Big right-to-repair win: FTC blasts tech giants for making it so difficult to mend devices 07 May 2021 07:05 America's consumer watchdog, the FTC, today scolded technology makers for their anti-repair practices, and signaled it will support new legislation that ensures people can mend their own stuff without penalty. In short, the FTC said manufacturers were, …
  • Exclusive: India holds up wireless approvals for China-made devices, delaying launches 07 May 2021 07:04 By Sankalp Phartiyal NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India has held up approvals for import of wifi modules from China for months, driving companies such as U.S. computer makers Dell and HP and China's Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo and Lenovo to delay product launches in a …
  • YellowHeart Launches NFT Marketplace With Exclusive XXXTentacion Collection 07 May 2021 06:59 New York, NY (Top40 Charts) The YellowHeart, the NFT marketplace for music and ticketing, which accepts both crypto and credit card payments, is debuting its marketplace with an exclusive NFT collection from XXXTentacion. The history-making collection …
  • Huawei MateBook – Everything you need in a laptop 07 May 2021 05:09 If you’re in the market for an awesome laptop, Huawei offers several great options. There are Huawei MateBook laptops for everyone from students and home users, to professionals who need a powerful machine. The Huawei MateBook D14 and D15 laptops are great …
  • 'Trapped here forever' - plight of cladding scandal victims in Edgbaston 07 May 2021 04:32 For cladding scandal victim Vickie Pargetter, there seems to be no end in sight. Due to defects identified post- Grenfell as well as spiralling costs, she, her husband and young son are now stuck in a flat at Hemisphere Apartments in Edgbaston which is too …
  • Synaptics Inc (SYNA) Q3 2021 Earnings Call Transcript 07 May 2021 03:52 Image source: The Motley Fool. Synaptics Inc (NASDAQ:SYNA) Q3 2021 Earnings Call May 6, 2021, 5:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Thank you for standing by, and welcome to the Synaptics …
  • Universal Display Corp (OLED) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Transcript 07 May 2021 03:52 Image source: The Motley Fool. Universal Display Corp (NASDAQ:OLED) Q1 2021 Earnings Call May 6, 2021, 5:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to …
  • The best laptops for Minecraft 07 May 2021 03:04 Minecraft isn’t a demanding game, but you’ll need one of the best laptops for Minecraft if you want to run the game with mods or ray tracing. We’ve compiled six of the top Minecraft laptops, and there’s a machine for everyone. It doesn’t matter if you need …
  • You won’t believe how cheap the iPad Pro 12.9 is at Amazon today 07 May 2021 03:04 It’s as rare as a four-leaf clover to see top-of-the-line Apple products on sale, but among these iPad deals, there lies a singular opportunity. Right now, at Amazon, you can get a 12.9-inch 2020 iPad Pro (128GB) for $99 off. That’s a brand-new, 4th- …
  • This Week in Statehouse Action: May Sours edition 07 May 2021 02:58 In Florida, Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis has just signed sweeping new voter suppression legislation into law. Campaign Action Anyway, this new law is a doozy. The measure imposes several new voting restrictions targeting mail voting in particular, bringing …
  • $152 Trillion. That’s How Much Wealthy Countries ‘Drained’ From the Global South Since 1960 07 May 2021 02:56 “Poor countries are developing rich countries, not the other way around.” Capitalist powers have drained $152 trillion from the Global South since 1960, according to new peer-reviewed research quantifying the reproduction of inequality on the world scale. …
  • Expanded preschool, new learning coaches among spending items for Baton Rouge public schools 07 May 2021 02:39 Thanks to federal COVID relief, nearly $50 million in additional funding is coming to Baton Rouge public schools this fall. Local school officials plan to use it to help educate 1,000 preschool children, replace laptops, add extra workdays for employees …
  • San Juan LGU rolls out free internet for public school students 07 May 2021 02:36 The San Juan City local government, in partnership with Converge ICT Solutions Inc., launched on Friday the Fiber Optic Internet and Learning Management System that will provide free internet connection to the city’s public school students to help them in …
  • Students in LPS' remote school will use district's two-in-one Chromebooks; deadline to enroll in program extended 07 May 2021 02:35 Chromebooks await pickup on March 17, 2020, as LPS pivoted to remote learning during the early stages of the pandemic. GWYNETH ROBERTS, Journal Star file photo Those enrolled in Lincoln Public Schools' virtual school will be equipped with more …
  • TOM UTLEY: If the boss of Zoom is fed up with video calls, it's time we got back to the office 07 May 2021 02:24 Technophobes of the world rejoice! This week, we gained powerful support for our campaign against the horrors of video conferencing and the drawbacks of working from home (WFH). What's more, it came from the most unlikely source imaginable. Step …
  • How to watch Arsenal v West Brom: Live stream and TV details 07 May 2021 01:57 West Brom head to Arsenal this Sunday evening for their 35th Premier League match of what has been largely a season of struggle. Albion have picked up in the last couple of months or so, but haven’t managed to collect as many points as they’d have liked - …
  • What does chipageddon have to do with climate change? 07 May 2021 01:26 What do COVID, a drought in Taiwan and China-US tensions have in common? They're all contributing to "chipageddon".It's an international phenomenon wreaking havoc on vehicle and computer production lines, and potentially holding up our …
  • Liberty Global PLC (LBTYA) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Transcript 07 May 2021 01:22 Image source: The Motley Fool. Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LBTYA) Q1 2021 Earnings Call May 6, 2021, 9:00 a.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good morning, ladies, and gentlemen, and thank …
  • Collegium Pharmaceutical Inc (COLL) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Transcript 07 May 2021 01:21 Image source: The Motley Fool. Collegium Pharmaceutical Inc (NASDAQ:COLL) Q1 2021 Earnings Call May 6, 2021, 4:30 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Greetings, and welcome to the Collegium …
  • How COVID-19 will slow down youth development in Africa 07 May 2021 01:00 By Wim Naudé UNTIL COVID-19 hit, the quality of life of youth (age 15-24) in sub-Saharan Africa had been steadily improving. According to the World Bank, by 2019 the youth literacy rate stood at 73%. Gross secondary school enrolment rates increased from …
  • Parents hail Supreme Court view on fee cut for online-only classes 07 May 2021 00:41 bone of contentionLUCKNOW: Parents of schoolgoing children have welcomed the Supreme Court’s advice to private schools to reduce fees as their running cost has gone down with classes being held in online mode only. Private schools, however, have expressed …
  • Sudbury's first drive-through vaccine clinic goes Monday 07 May 2021 00:27 Breadcrumb Trail Links News Local News Primacy Health Centre to provide the Moderna vaccine in collaboration with Public Health Sudbury and Districts Author of the article: Len Gillis  •  Sudbury.com A health-care worker holds a vial of the Moderna COVID- …
  • Finding magic in mentorship: How one CNN Hero inspired thousands of young women to write their own success stories 06 May 2021 23:54 For young people who are experiencing social isolation and loss during the pandemic, the mental health effects have been taxing. Research shows that depression and anxiety are prevalent among children and adolescents due to Covid-19. Keren Taylor, who …
  • Former Volunteer Coach Accused Of Child Sex Crimes 06 May 2021 23:39 Journalism. We believe it should help you live a better life. That’s why we spend a lot less time on publishing mug shots and a lot more time helping you understand the employment market, figure out how to spend more time with friends and family with our …
  • Las Cruces man suspected of burglarizing Las Cruces Catholic School, arrested 06 May 2021 23:34 El Paso, Texas (KTSM) – A man suspected of burglarizing the Las Cruces Catholic School in April has been identified, charged and arrested.   Hugo Castaneda, 39, of the 2200 block of north Alameda Boulevard, was arrested on Wednesday afternoon. Castaneda …
  • The ‘big lie,’ Liz Cheney, and the future of the Republican Party 06 May 2021 23:25 The GOP’s move to oust Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming from its leadership ranks for rejecting the false belief that the 2020 election was fraudulent appears all but certain. It is also just the latest example of the “big lie’s” spread. In Arizona, a recount …
  • Chile lawmakers take first step towards new copper mining tax 06 May 2021 23:22 SANTIAGO: Chile's lower house of parliament on Thursday (May 6) approved a bill seeking to impose an extra tax on sales of copper and lithium, a move opposed by the president and industry. Chile is the world's main producer of copper, responsible …
  • IBM creates first 2 nanometre chip 06 May 2021 22:52 For decades, each generation of computer chips got faster and more power-efficient because their most basic building blocks, called transistors, got smaller. The pace of those improvements has slowed, but IBM on Thursday said that silicon has at least one …
  • Rugged Display Market Higher Mortality Rates by 2025 06 May 2021 22:44 The industries such as manufacturers, military, and others are using rugged displays for the monitoring of their operations and other contents. The rugged displays are getting immense popularity for their ability to deliver the high brightness on the …
  • Rowan University To Offer Up To $1,000 To Students Who Are Fully Vaccinated 06 May 2021 22:25 Topline New Jersey’s Rowan University announced Thursday that students who provide proof they have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19 will receive up to $1,000 in credits, in what is the latest, and most lucrative, program to incentivize vaccinations …
  • 1.12 Lakh People Join ‘AI For India’ Event, Set Guiness Record 06 May 2021 21:45 As many as 1,12,314 people participated in the ‘AI-for-India’ Initiative organized on 24th-25th April 2021 by IIT Madras-incubated startup GUVI and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) to upskill Indians in Python programming language. They …
  • ‘Dark forces’ preventing Newcastle from being ‘powerhouse’, says Mike Ashley 06 May 2021 21:21 Newcastle United’s owner, Mike Ashley, has claimed “dark forces” are preventing the struggling Premier League club from emerging as a football superpower after HMRC quietly discontinued a long-running investigation into its tax affairs. In 2017 tax …
  • 'Backpack Bill' would offer school-choice scholarships to all Ohio students 06 May 2021 21:15 (The Center Square) – Ohio school-choice advocates are applauding a bill introduced in the Ohio House they say empowers families to choose the best education options for their children. The “Backpack Bill” became part of the debate on a proposed new …
  • Keep the action-adventure game Pine for free in this week's Epic giveaway 06 May 2021 20:30 Epic If you're a gamer, or you just visit The Cheapskate occasionally, you may know that Epic Games gives away a free game every week. Each Thursday brings a new surprise, with past weeks featuring games like GTA 5, Civilization VI, Borderlands and …
  • IBM says it has created the world's smallest and most powerful microchip 06 May 2021 20:27 "There are not many technologies or technological breakthroughs that end up lifting all boats," director of IBM Research Dario Gil said in an interview. "This is an example of one." The way to improve a chip's performance is to …
  • World’s first 2nm chip could quadruple battery life with a quarter of the energy 06 May 2021 19:41 A 2nm wafer fabricated at IBM Research’s Albany facility. The wafer contains hundreds of individual chips. Courtesy of IBM IBM unveiled the world’s first 2nm chip technology on Thursday, setting a new bar for the semiconductor industry. The new design can …
  • Coders try to game CoWin, govt curbs vaccine slot info 06 May 2021 19:28 The government has restricted access to real-time data on vaccine slots available on its CoWin centralised technology portal. This came after it found that some technology professionals had written codes (read scripts) to exploit the portal’s transparency …
  • Save Big During Lenovo's Memorial Day Sale. 06 May 2021 19:28 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. May 06, 2021 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC - May 6, 2021 - Lenovo’s highly anticipated Memorial Day Sale includes select PCs and electronics at up to …
  • 12 thank-you gifts to send nurses for National Nurses Week 06 May 2021 18:56 — Recommendations are independently chosen by Reviewed’s editors. Purchases you make through our links may earn us a commission. Not all heroes wear capes—some wear scrubs and a face mask. We are thankful for the nurses in our lives now more than ever, …
  • Arizona Republicans hunt for bamboo-laced China ballots in 2020 ‘audit’ effort 06 May 2021 18:53 Arizona Republicans are examining whether there is bamboo fiber in ballots that were used in the 2020 election, an activist assisting with the ongoing audit of the ballots told reporters this week. The latest claim underscores how rightwing conspiracy …
  • How to use YouTube’s gestures to make it bearable on a portrait-locked phone 06 May 2021 18:32 It isn’t enough to have great new devices, apps, and games — you also have to know how to use them. Here at The Verge, we offer step-by-step how-tos for experienced and new users who are working with online, macOS, Windows, Chrome OS, iOS, and Android apps …
  • Sponsored Content: Achieving digital equity beyond the classroom 06 May 2021 18:18 The COVID-19 pandemic hit historically underserved communities like ours the hardest. As parents and teachers across the country struggled to figure out how to accommodate remote learning, a problem we’ve known about for a long time was exacerbated — many …
  • 3 Ways to Be Technologically Innovative on a Budget 06 May 2021 18:15 May 6, 2021 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In the wake of the global-health crisis, customers expect beneficial, safe and agile business experiences. And businesses are providing those experiences: Pharmaceutical …
  • News and New Gear for Spring 2021 06 May 2021 18:04 As we continue to emerge from the Great Pandemic with even the most reluctant of reluctant states finally looking to lift restrictions, Spring 2021 continues to pay dividends with an eclectic and, in some cases, season-specific mix of A/V news and gear …
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  • Going remote permanently? 5 essentials for a successful work-from-home environment 06 May 2021 17:44 (BPT) - As the pandemic began, many professionals quickly switched from working in the office to working from home. What started as a tentative few weeks turned into a few months and now over a year later, many people are still working remotely. …
  • Las Cruces Police ID, Arrest Suspect in Burglary at Catholic School 06 May 2021 17:38   The man suspected of burglarizing Las Cruces Catholic School in April has been identified, charged and arrested.   Hugo Castaneda, 39, of the 2200 block of north Alameda Boulevard, was arrested Wednesday afternoon and is charged with one second-degree …
  • Dov Glickman says ‘Shtisel’ a hit among Haredi 06 May 2021 17:31 SALEM – Veteran Israeli actor Dov Glickman’s portrayal of the stern, bearded, cholent-loving Rabbi Shulem Shtisel in the hit Netflix series “Shtisel” gets two thumbs up from the ultra-Orthodox, he says. “Shtisel” portrays Haredi life in the Geula …
  • KXEL Midday News for Thu. May 06, 2021 06 May 2021 17:31 WATERLOO POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING ANOTHER PIZZA-RELATED CRIME. DURING RECENT WEEKS, SEVERAL DELIVERY DRIVERS HAVE BEEN ROBBED ON THE CITY’S WEST SIDE. WEDNESDAY WENT A STEP FURTHER. POLICE WERE CALLED TO THE MARCO’S PIZZA LOCATION IN WATERLOO WHERE A …
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  • Best laptop deals right now: Save $350 on a Samsung Galaxy Book Flex, $700 on a Dell XPS 13 and more 06 May 2021 17:18 Show more (4 items) Is your current laptop struggling to keep up with the work and entertainment demands placed upon it? If you're ready for an upgrade, you'll find a wide range of laptops on sale this spring -- whether you need a work-from-home,  …
  • AIStorm’s AI-in-Imager Solutions Use Tower Semiconductor’s Hi-K VIA Capacitor Memory 06 May 2021 16:37 AIStorm and Tower Semiconductor announced that AIStorm’s new AI-in-imager products will feature AIStorm’s electron multiplication architecture and Tower’s Hi-K VIA capacitor memory, instead of digital calculations, to perform AI computation at the pixel …
  • Laptops on the way 06 May 2021 16:25    Take Stock in Children of Sarasota County has begun delivering on its promise to help deliver laptop computers to students in need. The group has received enough donations to provide 175 laptops with the goal of helping students more easily complete …
  • Report highlights how the pandemic has accelerated the need for unified endpoint security 06 May 2021 15:55 Details Published: Thursday, 06 May 2021 08:33 BlackBerry has issued a new report with survey findings that recognise the security challenges organizations are currently facing and the global need for a better security solution to protect enterprises and …