• Why aren't children at the heart of economic recovery plans? 07 Jul 2020 15:01 On Wednesday, the Chancellor of the Exchequer will make his Financial Statement to Parliament, laying out the measures the Government proposes to rebuild the economy and deal with the devastating effects of the Covid pandemic. Children and young people …
  • Wilbraham Monson Academy 07 Jul 2020 14:06 At This School, Pandemic Has Been a Real Learning Experience Brian Easler says Wilbraham Monson Academy was perhaps better prepared for the pandemic than some other institutions, but pivoting to online learning was still a stern challenge. Brian Easler …
  • How Tech, Coronavirus Will Change Teaching by 2025 07 Jul 2020 13:49 —Education Week/Getty In 2015, Elliot Soloway and Cathie Norris made some predictions about what education technology would look like in 2020. Soloway and Norris have long worked as a team to research ed tech and help districts put it into practice. In …
  • Cultivating IoT Skills 07 Jul 2020 13:36 DESIGNING AND DELIVERING IoT solutions requires a variety of skills, but not necessarily IoT-specific ones. In fact, IT is closer to IoT than you might think. Seth Robinson, senior director of technology analysis for industry organization CompTIA, says IoT …
  • From cow to customer, a $20 cheeseburger’s tumultuous journey during a pandemic 07 Jul 2020 13:33 The burger met Maximiliano Solano in the middle of its journey. Solano plucked it from a chilled drawer and plunked it onto a griddle. He breathed in its greasy smoke through his now-mandated mask. He sprinkled it with salt using a gloved hand. He had made …
  • An 11 year-old has not done schoolwork since March 07 Jul 2020 13:26 An 11 year-old from Cardiff has been unable to do schoolwork for three months because the laptop the school promised to send never came, a report going to the Senedd says. The child's comments are among experiences revealed in a consultation on the …
  • Special Report: PC gaming 07 Jul 2020 13:23 The Middle East and Africa market for gaming desktops and notebooks has seen an increase in demand as consumers under lockdown sought alternate means of entertainment. What remains to be seen is whether this growth can be sustained in the long term. The …
  • Dubai expat blackmails ex-fiancee with private photos 07 Jul 2020 13:04 The man confessed that he threatened to defame her in front of her husband and expose her past. An expat is standing trial at the Dubai Court of First Instance on charges of invasion of privacy and posting private photos of his ex-fiancee and her sister on …
  • G-Core Labs launches Meet universal video call service for businesses with free tariffs 07 Jul 2020 12:16 G-Core Labs launched Meet, an universal video call service for business based on WebRTC technology. The platform can be easily integrated into the customer's infrastructure and allows to organise video calls with clients without installing separate …
  • These are the best cheap Apple deals for July 2020 07 Jul 2020 12:12 Apple devices almost always come at a premium, but if you’re one of the millions of people on the planet who loves iPhones, iPads, MacBooks, and Apple Watches, then you know it’s worth it. Apple’s ground-breaking designs and polished build quality may not …
  • Postgraduate student jailed after stealing from rooms at Durham University 07 Jul 2020 12:05 A postgraduate student who broke into rooms at Durham University over the Christmas holidays to steal sentimental items has been jailed for 18 months. Juan Martinez, 29, took advantage of the holidays to ransack a room in Grey College taking sentimental …
  • Aucklanders warned to prepare for winds of up to 110kmh, with risk of tornados 07 Jul 2020 11:34 Aucklanders are being warned to prepare for tornados, thunderstorms and winds up to 110 kilometres per hour that could lead to power cuts during the next 24 to 36 hours. Metservice has issued a strong wind watch for the north of the North Island – …
  • Best budget laptops for July 2020 - and they're all under £500 07 Jul 2020 11:19 Now more than ever, most of us are using computers for work. It's not convenient to travel around with a huge desktop wherever we go, so the best and most transportable option is a laptop. Whether you're using your new laptop for work, play or both …
  • Online dispute resolution could help make justice delivery efficient, affordable, and accessible 07 Jul 2020 10:42 The implications of the COVID-19 pandemic have understandably extended to justice delivery. Not only has the response merited a change in how Courts are hearing matters, but also a steep upward adjustment for expected matters in terms of numbers requiring …
  • Need access to Wi-Fi? There are more options than ever 07 Jul 2020 10:27 Julin Jean parks her car in front of the local library in Port O'Connor, Texas, every day and gets out to work. Jean, who lives in Los Angeles but is spending time with her parents in the tiny (population 1,253) Gulf Coast town, has no internet access …
  • COVID-19 & ecommerce: ‘This is our time’ says CEO of online services firm ChannelAdvisor 07 Jul 2020 10:16 Edior’s note: This story is part of a special series about the impact of COVID-19 on retail and ecommerce.  RALEIGH – ChannelAdvisor is one of the Triangle’s big success stories, and it only keeps getting bigger – even in a pandemic. “It’s been like a …
  • SFU student loses house keys somewhere inside dense course reading 07 Jul 2020 10:14 “I guess I will make a life for myself from the stones and the grass,” says Texas Boxerbatte Written by Zach Siddiqui, Humour Editor VANCOUVER, BC — On Monday, Texas Boxerbatte, a third-year English student at SFU, found himself locked out of his home …
  • “I no longer need to worry about the number of my purchases” – Consumers welcome new Hainan allowances 07 Jul 2020 10:00 CHINA. Consumers have reacted eagerly to the new, extended offshore duty free allowances introduced on Hainan island on 1 July. As reported, individuals can now make duty free purchases of RMB100,000 (US$14,130) every year, compared with the former …
  • Erajaya, Huawei open Huawei Experience Store in Tangerang 07 Jul 2020 09:45 Indonesia’s Erajaya Group and Huawei have inaugurated the first Huawei High-end Experience Store (HES) in Tangerang. Located in the Summarecon Mall Serpong, Tangerang, the store provides Huawei smartphones, tablets, laptops, and smartwatches.Huawei has …
  • AfriOne mobile phone, tablet and laptop factory ready to open soon in Angola 07 Jul 2020 09:45 The Angolan government says construction of a factory for mobile phones, tablets and laptops is close to completion and the plant should open in the near future. It is being built in the Special Economic Zone Luanda-Bengo in Viana in a project backed by …
  • Taiwan June exports down again, outlook clouded by virus 07 Jul 2020 09:07 (Recasts, adds detail, byline) * Taiwan June exports -3.8% y/y vs -3.0% in Reuters poll * June imports -8.6% y/y vs -5.25% in poll * Expects July exports -1.5% to -4% y/y * Sees cloudy H2 outlook due to coronavirus, China-U.S. tensions By Yimou …
  • Winners of Shima Seiki UK Student Competition 2020 announced 07 Jul 2020 08:43 7th July 2020, Castle Donington, UK © Shima Seiki. Shima Seiki Europe’s Apex Design Competition for final year students based at UK Universities, has awarded two students the opportunity to gain industry standard training on the latest Shima Seiki …
  • This upcoming Google Chrome update may save two hours of your laptop’s battery life 07 Jul 2020 08:41 By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Published: July 7, 2020 12:59:30 pm   Google Chrome’s new update is set to boost power consumption Google Chrome is the most popular web browser but it comes with a price. Chrome uses not only a big chunk of your laptop’s RAM …
  • Match-fixing 'kingpin' Ravinder Dandiwal arrested, to be quizzed by BCCI anti-corruption officials 07 Jul 2020 08:09 Punjab Police arrested alleged bookmaker Ravinder Dandiwal on Monday in connection with a recent T20 match played in Mohali but streamed online as a game hosted in Sri Lanka. The game, held in June, had caught the attention of BCCI's Anti-Corruption …
  • Burnley's reminder to Chris Wilder of play-off triumph and other behind the scenes details 07 Jul 2020 07:59 Burnley made it three Premier League games unbeaten on Sunday when they shared the spoils with Sheffield United in an entertaining 1-1 draw. James Tarkowski put the home side in front before John Egan levelled in the closing stages. With supporters again …
  • Apple Might Make Future MacBook Keyboards Out of Glass, and I'm Concerned 07 Jul 2020 07:44 Photo: Apple When I saw that Apple recently filed a patent application for transparent keycaps made of glass, possibly for use in future Bluetooth desktop or MacBook keyboards, I was intrigued. This could be Apple’s solution to making a longer-lasting and …
  • AFP swoops on child abuse stash 07 Jul 2020 07:28 Australian Federal Police have swooped on a man living in Sydney’s eastern suburbs who allegedly shared child abuse material with a minor. John Leslie Morton was arrested at a brick apartment block in Hillsdale on Tuesday after an investigation by the AFP’ …
  • Wild weather: Auckland tornado warning, prospect of power cuts 07 Jul 2020 06:56 Aucklanders are being warned to brace themselves for power cuts as strong winds, gale surges and localised tornadoes could hit the region within the next 24 to 36 hours. Vector is getting teams prepared to respond to possible outages and urging residents …
  • This week's best online culture: Galway Film Fleadh, Sligo arts and Irish Times Summer Nights 07 Jul 2020 06:55 Dodgy weather is generally better for box office than glorious sun and the same may apply when the offerings are virtual rather than live. This coming week features a few digital editions of Irish summer festivals, plus a newbie. The Irish Times has joined …
  • Ferro to students, other interested Cebuanos: Join Cebu City’s COVID-19 contact tracing team 07 Jul 2020 06:50 Police Brigadier General Albert Ignatius Ferro, director of Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7), called the attention of ECQ violators during a recent visit in Barangay Basak San Nicolas. | CDND File Photo CEBU CITY, Philippines — Your help …
  • Salineville committee to oversee CARES funds 07 Jul 2020 06:45 SALINEVILLE — With more than $27,000 coming their way in CARES Act money, Salineville village council formed an ad hoc committee on Monday to look at how it will be spent. Mayor Linda Adams noted the money must be spent on COVID-19 response related …
  • Punjab police nab Ravinder Dandiwal, the man behind fake T20 league 07 Jul 2020 06:19 Written by Nitin Sharma | Chandigarh | Updated: July 7, 2020 10:58:50 am Ravinder Dandiwal (Right) has also been involved in organising the Afghanistan Premier League, Asian Premier League in Nepal and other similar tournaments across India, Sri Lanka and …
  • Summer camps look drastically different this year 07 Jul 2020 05:49 WINGHAM, ONT. -- The cabins are empty, the playing fields are bare, and the archery range has no archers. Welcome to Camp Menesetung 2020, where camp counsellors are trying to recreate camp, from their laptops. “Keeping the charm of camp while also …
  • Beauty giant notes ‘definitive shift in consumer habits’ 07 Jul 2020 05:44 New Delhi, July 7 (IANSlife) Brands are witnessing a definitive shift in consumer habits with a consistent pattern of being increasingly focused on personal and domestic care and safety; and consumers now expect a wider range of such products to meet their …
  • ‘Fixing Kingpin’ Ravinder Dandiwal: Shady past and a controversial present 07 Jul 2020 05:07 Mohali SSP Kuldeep Singh Chahal showing the recovered laptops and mobile phones along with documents with Ravinder Singh Dandiwal (in blue shirt) standing behind him. (Express Image) Ambitious, evasive, flashy and persuasive: That is how people acquainted …
  • Mohali: Fake T20 match fixer arrested 07 Jul 2020 03:41 Mohali SSP shows the fixer’s photo at a press meet By: Piyush Sarna MOHALI: The Punjab police on Monday announced the arrest of bookie and fixer Ravinder Singh Dandiwal, wanted by the anti-corruption unit of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) …
  • Carter Landfill Committee votes to raise tipping fees 07 Jul 2020 03:25 The Landfill Committee of the Carter County Commission voted 5 to 2 to raise the tipping fees and per bag rates by October. Committee members Nancy Brown and Sonja Culler were to only one to vote against the raise, while Mark Blevins, Charles Von Cannon, …
  • Dow Jones Jumps 300 Points as Boeing's 737 Max Faces Its Next Test, Intel Stock Downgraded 07 Jul 2020 03:10 Confirmed cases of COVID-19 are surging in some U.S. states, and hospitalizations in those areas are on the rise. The stock market shook off the worsening pandemic news on Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES:^DJI) up 1.3% at 12:35 p.m. …
  • Learning digitally is the new way for these kids 07 Jul 2020 03:04 Express News Service HYDERABAD: Akila G, a city-based poet, and corporate professional is working from home for the past four months. The extra time that she gets goes for her daughter and now for teaching young children online. These kids from Rasoolpura, …
  • Vector 07 Jul 2020 02:41 Aucklanders are being warned to brace themselves for power cuts as strong winds, gale surges and localised tornadoes could hit the region within the next 24 to 36 hours. Vector is getting teams prepared to respond to possible outages by charging up devices …
  • 'Govt did nothing despite taking huge loans' 07 Jul 2020 02:35 LAHORE:PML-N leader Uzma Bukhari has said the PTI government has not placed even a single brick after taking whopping loan of US$13 billion. In her statement issued on Monday, she said the ruling party has not done any marvels by paying back 5 billion …
  • 'Technology is a blessing, but expecting e-learning to succeed is absurd' 07 Jul 2020 02:33 During the present COVID-19 pandemic, a large segment of the private education sector has started online classes, for which parents have been told to make arrangements for desktops, laptops, internet, microphone, headphones and other communication …
  • India-China border standoff hits electronics traders hard 07 Jul 2020 00:45 Ludhiana: Strained India-China relation has dealt a severe blow to the computer and peripheral trade, with rates of most electronic items, including printers, USB drives and laptops, witnessing a spike due to the short supply, while items have gone out of …
  • Tennessee Sales Tax Holiday to take place over Two Weekends this year 07 Jul 2020 00:03   Nashville, TN – Mark your calendars. For 2020 only, the Tennessee General Assembly has approved two sales tax holiday weekends to help Tennesseans save money and support the economy amid the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic. The first tax-free holiday …
  • Why it is difficult to prosecute someone accused of match-fixing 06 Jul 2020 23:47 Written by Mihir Vasavda | New Delhi | Published: July 7, 2020 4:30:35 am Mohali SSP Kuldeep Singh Chahal shows the laptops, mobile phones and documents recovered with Ravinder Singh Dandiwal (in blue shirt) standing behind him. (Express Photo) On SUNday, …
  • Nigerians react to alleged arrest of Ibrahim Magu, EFCC Boss 06 Jul 2020 23:46 Sequel to the alleged arrest of Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) by operatives of Department of State Services(DSS) over corruption charges, Nigerians have taken to different social media platforms to express …
  • The best wired streaming device to save your home Wi-Fi bandwidth 06 Jul 2020 22:55 If you've been stuck a home during the coronavirus pandemic, you've probably been streaming more TV shows and movies like everyone else. Services such as YouTube, Netflix, and Disney Plus have throttled their video quality to help ease the strain …
  • ALTBalaji and PayPoint India join hands for deeper OTT penetration 06 Jul 2020 22:52 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 6 (ANI/NewsVoir): Intending to deepen existing market presence and penetrate new markets, ALTBalaji, one of the country's leading homegrown OTT platforms and PayPoint India, has entered into a strategic …
  • Affordable Electric Micro-Mobility Solutions Are Empowering Low Income Communities In Kenya 06 Jul 2020 22:47 Agriculture Published on July 6th, 2020 | by Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai 0 July 6th, 2020 by Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai  We just love to see more electric mobility solutions that are focused on addressing some real life problems and are capable of …
  • Black churches have lagged in moving online during COVID – reaching across generations could help 06 Jul 2020 22:23 (RNS) ⁠— From online campaigns for justice to popular TikTok challenges, Black young adults are at the forefront of social media trends. But when it comes to the Black Church, the same cannot be said ⁠— it has lagged behind in the rush to go digital. There …
  • Focus on fundamentals: How Illinois flipped the work-from-home switch 06 Jul 2020 21:46 Focus on fundamentals: How Illinois flipped the work-from-home switch By Stephanie Kanowitz Jul 06, 2020 State and IT officials in Illinois are reviewing continuity of operations (COOP) and disaster-recovery plans as they assess their response to the …
  • Glass keyboards could come to Apple’s future MacBooks 06 Jul 2020 21:30 Future Apple MacBooks could come with transparent glass keys, potentially marking the next step in Apple’s ongoing keyboard obsession. At least, that is the indication from a recently published patent belonging to the tech giant for glass keyboard keys. …
  • E-waste has reached massive proportions worldwide 06 Jul 2020 21:30 Less than a fifth, or 17.%, of e-waste was collected and recycled last year, leaving the rest unrecycled. One of the lessons the current coronavirus pandemic has taught us is that we depend on electronic devices more than ever, not least during prolonged …
  • Laptops promised for 25,000 schoolchildren by Holyrood yet to be delivered 06 Jul 2020 21:14 None of the 25,000 laptops bought by the Scottish Government to help schoolchildren learn at home have yet been distributed. Some £9 million was spent on the computers to support disadvantaged children and young people during the coronavirus pandemic. …
  • The Next Version of Chrome Could Remove a Major Source of Battery Drain 06 Jul 2020 20:37 Image: Google Google Chrome is often maligned as kind of a resource hog, which means it tends to suck up more energy on mobile devices like laptops. But a new experimental flag in the next version of Chrome could help reduce the browser’s battery drain and …
  • Get Aukey’s 60W PD USB-C Charger for Only $17 06 Jul 2020 20:37 Best Tech DealsBest Tech DealsThe best tech deals from around the web, updated daily. Aukey 60W PD USB-C Charger | $17 | Amazon | Use Promo Code M9HKDONI  Right now, you can get Aukey’s 60W PD USB-C charger for just $17 when you use the offer code M9HKDONI …
  • N.L.'s education plan for the fall to be revealed 06 Jul 2020 20:25 Newfoundland and Labrador students are set to return to school in September, but whether or not they be in class — or stay there — will depend on COVID-19 spread in their region. The province unveiled its plan to return students to classrooms on Monday …
  • Greg Plum Joins Mobile Solutions as Channel Chief to Drive... 06 Jul 2020 20:18 Industry leader brings over two decades of experience increasing awareness and excitement around solution implementation.CENTENNIAL, Colo. (PRWEB) July 06, 2020 Mobile Solutions, a leader in Managed Mobility Services, delivering expense optimization, …
  • Army adapts NCO education in response to pandemic 06 Jul 2020 20:04 WASHINGTON -- More than 200 enlisted soldiers serving throughout the Middle East and Africa were slated to travel to Kuwait for the Army's Basic Leader Course in March. Then the military banned nonessential travel in response to the increasing …
  • DIGITAL CONFERENCING: The new normal: How virtual can we go? 06 Jul 2020 19:56 Doing away with face-to-face conferencing and going completely virtual is not without challenges and losses, says the writer. (Photo: EPA-EFE / Mattia Sedda) The academic community has had to rethink higher education international activities and the …
  • N.L. presents three scenarios in its COVID-19 back-to-school plan for the fall 06 Jul 2020 19:38 A empty classroom is pictured at Eric Hamber Secondary school in Vancouver, B.C. Monday, March 23, 2020. Newfoundland and Labrador's plan for the upcoming school year aims to maximize in-class attendance with the option for schools to return to remote …
  • Found: $57 Billion in the Trash 06 Jul 2020 18:46 According to a recent U.N.-backed study, the world's pile of e-waste grew to record levels last year. The study estimated the world has now amassed 53.6 million metric tons of old cellphones, laptops, flat-screen TVs, and other electronic devices. That …
  • Livelihood – or die 06 Jul 2020 18:36   BY JULLIE Y. DAZA   *   OPEN the economy or “people will simply die because of lack of livelihood.” President Duterte will call a special session of the Senate and House of Representatives to pass a stimulus package to revive the economy. In the same …
  • N.L. presents three scenarios for return to school during pandemic in the fall 06 Jul 2020 17:28 A empty classroom is pictured at Eric Hamber Secondary school in Vancouver, B.C. Monday, March 23, 2020. Newfoundland and Labrador's plan for the upcoming school year aims to maximize in-class attendance with the option for schools to return to remote …
  • Punjab police arrest alleged match-fixer Ravinder Dandiwal in connection with fake T20 match 06 Jul 2020 17:23 Punjab police on Monday arrested alleged match-fixer Ravinder Dandiwal in connection with a T20 match played in Mohali district but streamed online as a game in Sri Lanka. The game held last month had caught the attention of BCCI’s Anti-Corruption Unit, …
  • Want to Stop Looking Terrible on Zoom? 7 Quick Tips to Up Your Video Calling Game 06 Jul 2020 16:59 Let’s face it: Many of us are going to be working from home for a long time, especially as cases of COVID-19 continue to spike across the country. That means we’re going to be making video calls for a lot longer—so why not figure out how to look and sound …
  • Dakhini films get a tech makeover 06 Jul 2020 16:32 Filmmaker K.M.R Seshu introduces ‘sync sound’ technique in his upcoming short, Red Zone Dakhini films are set to embrace a technology change in filmmaking, with filmmaker Seshu  K. M. R introducing ‘sync sound’ in his forthcoming short, Red Zone.   “No …
  • What-Prof-NJOA-Is-Bringing-On-Board---Ablakwa-Touts-Mahamas-Running-Mate 06 Jul 2020 16:25 Congratulations dearest boss. A great role model, a true nationalist who loves her country deeply, distinguished scholar, a true achiever, infectious humility, genuinely empathetic, woman of integrity, internationally renowned, decent, respectful....indeed …
  • Argos launches huge sale with thousands of items under £20 06 Jul 2020 16:18 Argos has launched a sale including thousands of products. Argos regularly holds sales events such as toy sales but the new site-wide sale is one of the biggest sales events of the year due to the number of items listed with discounts. The retailer has …
  • MagnaChip Transforms Into Something Better 06 Jul 2020 16:14 We argued nearly two years ago that MagnaChip (NYSE:MX) OLED business was booming, and so it is, but the shares have traded sideways since. However, we think there is a good chance this is about to change. We think the company has a bright future after …
  • NAMA upgrades safety facilities ahead of airport reopening 06 Jul 2020 16:02 NIGERIAN AIRSPACE MANAGEMENT AGENCY As airline operators and other organisations in the Nigerian aviation industry prepare to recommence operations, the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has reiterated its readiness to ensure safe flight in the …
  • Huge discounts across Microsoft, HP, Acer & Asus in Amazon Summer Sale 06 Jul 2020 16:01 Though July typically marks Amazon's Prime Day sales, this year things are looking different. Instead of Prime Day, which is likely to happen in October, Amazon has kicked off its Summer Sale with deals all across the site, including laptops, phones, …
  • Explosion Reported at Secret Iranian Nuclear Facility in Parchin 06 Jul 2020 15:44 Credit: ISI TEL AVIV: A mysterious attack using a “kinetic cyber” weapon has caused extensive damage to one of Iran’s most important nuclear facilities, experts here say. In recent weeks, Israel has dramatically intensified its efforts to prove to the …
  • Varmint Half provided insight on resuming road races safely 06 Jul 2020 14:59 One of the main events on the calendar is typically the Crazy 8s 8K in Kingsport, which was scheduled for July 11 on the streets of the Model City.  This year has anything but typical and thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, most of the road races, both …
  • Love in the time of Coronavirus: Oribe and Kao Salon Division supports the salon community 06 Jul 2020 14:38 We have adopted the headline ‘Love in the time of Coronavirus’ (not original, we know, but highly appropriate; a reference to Columbian author Gabriel García Márquez’s magnificent work, Love in the Time of Cholera) to introduce our regular column that …
  • Left behind generation: Heads tell of lockdown toll on 'shellshocked' pupils as they raise fears over gang grooming 06 Jul 2020 14:18 Eyes down, shoulders hunched and too nervous to speak to each other, deprived London children have been returning to school showing the toll lockdown has taken on them. Some have been left anxious after listening to their parents crying about money, others …
  • Webinar: Security, availability vital as edge computing grows 06 Jul 2020 14:11 Pieter van der Merwe. Edge computing devices are set to become the prime generators of data in the next three to five years, but security and availability of the edge environment is not always assured. This presents a range of challenges and new risks to …
  • Best Laptops for Students 2020 - Engadget 06 Jul 2020 13:22
  • Intellicheck Inc Up 172% Since April, Strong Metrics Suggest More to Come 06 Jul 2020 13:11 By George Leong, B.Comm. Published : July 6, 2020 Intellicheck Stock Rockets on Massive Revenue Growth An increasing number of devices offer the more secure option of biometric and facial recognition entry. We see this in laptops, tablets, and smartphones. …
  • Three Clever Tech Hacks To Enhance Employee Performance In A Remote World 06 Jul 2020 13:11 Share with your network! COVID-19 forced a work from home explosion that many businesses were not entirely prepared for. A big fear for managers was whether staff would buckle down and work or swap the desk for the couch to Netflix and chill. While there …
  • Best Xiaomi Deals for July 2020 06 Jul 2020 13:08 Among the big discounts in this week's Amazon Summer Sale are some big price reductions on Xiaomi's top flagship and budget lines. Mi 10 has a huge £120 off the price (now just £579), while Redmi Note 9 Pro is £60 off at £189.  Looking outside …
  • How to buy a laptop for school 06 Jul 2020 12:37 For most people: Ultraportables are better than ever The days of slow and restrictive ultraportables are long gone. Now, thanks to better processors, faster storage and refined designs, you can get a thin and light laptop that'll easily keep up with …
  • ETFs to Ride the Wave of 3 Key Coronavirus 06 Jul 2020 12:04 The year 2020 is seeing some new investment areas that became the hottest trends, thanks to the coronavirus outbreak. These trends are largely the by-products of quarantine measures and efforts to minimize the human-to-human contact, which are absolutely …
  • Project OWL: IoT trying to hold connectivity together in disasters 06 Jul 2020 11:22 An open source project centered on mesh networking, IoT and LoRa connectivity could help emergency responders and victims stay in contact in the wake of natural disasters, said the head of Project OWL at the recent Open Source Summit. Project OWL’s target …
  • Meet the first Black woman in Tennessee to raise $1 million for a start-up company 06 Jul 2020 10:43 In high school, Shani Dowell and her friend were dancing in their seats in English class as a pep rally roared nearby in the school's common area. The teacher said something that made them stop for a second: "Look at Shani and Erin getting in …
  • Dell XPS 15 9500 Review: Buy this laptop instead of a MacBook Pro 16 06 Jul 2020 10:12 Timing is everything in the PC business, and the Dell XPS 15 9500, an overdue refresh to the company’s high-end workhorse, arrives just in time for it to be truly considered the “MacBook Pro killer” it’s always aspired to be. Yes, we know “MacBook Pro …
  • Amazon launches huge summer sale but discounts end in hours 06 Jul 2020 10:08 Amazon has launched a massive summer sale on thousands of items but for a very short time only. The Amazon summer sale launched today (Monday 6 July) but many of the 4,000 reduced items included in the sale end after a few hours, reports the Liverpool Echo …
  • Manila public schools exceed enrollment target 06 Jul 2020 09:28   Public schools in Manila exceeded their enrollment target for the upcoming school year as the city government transitions into “blended learning” with general community quarantine measures still in place. Data from the Manila Division of City Schools ( …
  • Over 700 laptops given to students in Oman 06 Jul 2020 08:42 Picture for illustrative purposes only Muscat: Al Rahma Association has distributed more than 700 laptops to students to help them with their educational needs after the decision to suspend studies due to the coronavirus pandemic. Al Rahma Association for …
  • Imperialist Punjabi establishment distorted Pak history: MQM chief 06 Jul 2020 08:37 London [UK], July 05 (ANI): Muttahida Qaumi Movement's (MQM) founder and leader Altaf Hussain said that the youth of Pakistan has been misled by the imperialist Punjabi establishment of Pakistan by distorting the entire history of the country. " …
  • Klopp and his Beatles move on from ‘Yesterday’ 06 Jul 2020 08:34 Thirty years. For 30 long and agonising years, the red half of a city and its millions of followers from around the world waited. It was never supposed to be this long, this painful and this complicated. Before the modernity of the English Premier League, …
  • New Chrome update is great news for laptop battery life 06 Jul 2020 07:35 An experimental feature shipping in the next version of Google’s Chrome browser could significantly reduce battery consumption on laptops and mobile devices. This is according to a report from The Windows Club, which said that Google has tested a function …
  • Amazon launches huge summer sale including Lego and Jack Daniels 06 Jul 2020 07:27 Amazon's Prime Day has been postponed until at least September but the retail giant has launched a new sale event. Instead of Prime Day, billed as one of the biggest shopping days of the year by the retail giant, it has instead launched a 'summer …
  • Amazon launches summer sale on 4,000 items 06 Jul 2020 07:13 Amazon has launched a massive summer sale with reductions on over 4,000 items including laptops, TVs and Lego. The internet store would usually host the Amazon Prime Day sale in July, one of the largest internet sale events in the world, but this year it …
  • Currys PC World slashes prices in ‘biggest ever’ clearance sale 06 Jul 2020 06:42 Currys PC World has slashed prices across its huge electronics and appliances range by up to 40 per cent in the retailer’s ‘biggest ever clearance’ event. There are over 1,000 items included in the sale with big discounts on Smart TVs, kitchen appliances, …
  • Nykaa launches vegetable wash, disinfectant spray 06 Jul 2020 06:36 NEW DELHI: Online cosmetics and beauty products retailer Nykaa on Monday launched fruit and vegetable cleaner and disinfectant sprays. The company said its fruit and vegetable cleaner Veggie Safe contains naturally derived cleansing ingredients. Priced at …
  • Proudly SA: On youth and their perceptions of South African brands 06 Jul 2020 05:02 By Eustace Mashimbye 32m ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShare JOHANNESBURG - On the very last day of Youth Month, Proudly SA engaged in a panel discussion on the topic of perceptions of South African brands, and how we can better …
  • Fujitsu to halve office space in three years citing 'new normal' 06 Jul 2020 04:24 Business Japan's Fujitsu Ltd said on Monday it would halve its office space in three years as it rewrites the way employees work under a "new normal" amid the coronavirus pandemic. 06 Jul 2020 11:40AM Bookmark TOKYO: Japan's Fujitsu Ltd …
  • Fujitsu to halve office space in 3 years citing 'new normal' 06 Jul 2020 03:49 FILE PHOTO: The logo of Fujitsu is pictured at a CEATEC exhibition at the Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Japan, Oct. 2, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai/File Photo TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Fujitsu Ltd (6702.T) said on Monday it would halve its office space in …
  • Papakura community groups supported by grants 06 Jul 2020 03:36 Papakura Local Board has made grants of more than $22,000 in its Small Grants round. The board had more than $18,000 returned to it after earlier grants were unable to be taken up because they were made to support projects that could not go ahead during …