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A study of 36,000 students just backed Bill Gates’ favorite style of education

Certain districts saw outsized improvement from the new method. In Alabama’s Piedmont City School District, for instance, 72% of students in grades 3-8 hit their target scores on the ACT Aspire standardized test compared to 28% in the 2014-2015 school year. Former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates has said repeatedly that one of his favorite ways of teaching kids is by letting them guide their ... Read More »

Motorola Moto X Style running Android 7.1.1 Nougat spotted on GFXBench

After the Motorola Moto X Play running Android 7.1 Nougat was spotted on GFXBench a couple of weeks ago, the Moto X Style with Android 7.1.1 has appeared on the benchmarking website as well, suggesting that the update is currently under testing and might be rolled out soon. Sadly, there is still no information on which of the two devices ... Read More »

Surface Book Toast Wood cover review: Protect your laptop in style

. Only two kinds of electronic devices exist in this world: the kind that have been scratched and the kind that are gonna get scratched. A scratch or nick on your budget laptop may not bug you, but on your pristine $1,900 brushed-aluminum Microsoft Surface Book… that hurts. Enter Toast’s custom wood covers. Long available for most models of Apple laptops, ... Read More »

Dune Case mimics Mac Pro style for build-your-own PCs

A new desktop PC case aims to combine the style of a Mac Pro with the flexibility of a custom Windows rig. Dune Case is a $200 PC enclosure with a cylindrical design. It supports Mini-ITXmotherboards, along with a standard ATX processor, Mini-ITX graphics card, and SFX power supply. The case, which comes in metallic black or gold, weighs 5.7 ... Read More »