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Facebook Expands Free Internet Efforts, Unveils Terragraph and Project Aries

After taking to the air with drones to provide Internet to remote spots, Facebook on Wednesday unveiled new land-based systems to provide connectivity to people in urban settings. “We are really going at this problem from every possible angle,” Facebook co-founder and chief Mark Zuckerberg said of efforts by the social network to make Internet connectivity more widely available around ... Read More »

2016 ICC World Twenty20: Twitter Unveils Trump Cards, New Emojis, and More

The International Cricket Council (ICC) and social networking site Twitter are all set to introduce a range of new interactive experiences for the ICC World Twenty20 in India. Twitter Trump Cards (#WorldT20Heroes), #AskCaptain and some new Twitter emojis are part of the new initiatives, ICC has innovated with Twitter for cricket fans to get a Trump Card of their favourite ... Read More »

Serious academic research and high teaching quality is our winning proposition: Ilian Mihov

Ilian Mihov. New Delhi: In January, when the Financial Times released its annual Global MBA Rankings, a business school with a one-year MBA programme made it to the top of the list. INSEAD, with campuses in Fontainebleau (near Paris), Singapore and Abu Dhabi topped the 2016 rankings, dislodging the previous year’s leader Harvard Business School. In a phone interview, INSEAD ... Read More »

Mirror’s Edge Catalyst Dev Answers Questions on Multiplayer, Parkour, and Gadgets

Mirror’s Edge Catalyst releases in May, and one of its developers took to Twitter to answer some questions. The answers covered the upcoming game’s multiplayer, parkour, and gadgets, among other things. Design director Erik Odeldahl took over the EA UK Twitter account this morning. When asked about the multiplayer, he said there is “a new social play element” that will ... Read More »

Apping It Up With Dashboards and Gadgets

The Java Zone is brought to you in partnership with JetBrains.  Learn more about Kotlin, a new programming language designed by JetBrains to solve problems that software developers face every day. In this series of posts I am covering some of the many ways you can benefit from XpoLog and especially on how to get the most valuable information about your ... Read More »

Pope to Join Bieber and Co. on Instagram

Pope Francis will make his Instagram debut on Saturday, joining the likes of Justin Bieber and Cristiano Ronaldo on the image-sharing forum under the handle Franciscus, the Vatican confirmed Wednesday. The date for the pontiff’s debut on the celebrity-dominated social medium was chosen by the 79-year-old himself as it marks the third anniversary of his inauguration as the leader of ... Read More »

In Arkansas, Career and Technical Education Paying Off

Arkansas’ “Be a Pro Proud” initiative aims to encourage students to enter technical professions including carpentry, welding and others. By Lauren CameraApril 7, 2016, at 3:37 p.m.+ More Career and technical education programs – which policymakers and business groups have been touting as solutions to help fill the skills gap, but which students and parents have been slow to embrace – ... Read More »

A window to the world of education and careers

The twelfth edition of The Hindu Education Plus Career Fair is being held at the Convention Centre, Chennai Trade Centre, from 9.30 a.m. to 6.30 p.m. on April 9 and 10. It will introduce students and parents to a range of courses and career options. Students can take a free psychometric test, which will be conducted by Bodhi Organisational and ... Read More »

Shots Fired as Flipkart and Snapdeal CEOs Face Off on Twitter

Twitter users on Friday were witness to an ugly sight as CEOs of rival Flipkart and Snapdeal traded barbs on the social network. It all started with a tweet by Flipkart’s founder and Executive Chairman, Sachin Bansal. Reacting to news that Chinese giant Alibaba would step up its India operations, Bansaltweeted that Alibaba starting operations in India directly shows how ... Read More »

Quick Guide to Create Professional and Impressive Websites

The creation of attractive and impressive websites has now become very easy and simple task through the presence of several online tools. Now building new website is neither complicated nor confusing as with the help of several online tools, the process has become very simplified. Anyone can who are proficient in computer knowledge can create excellent and attractive websites, which ... Read More »