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‘Education deserts’ are a ‘staggering’ problem, and for-profit colleges are taking advantage

It’s one thing to not be able to afford a college education. It’s an entirely different issue altogether when you don’t even have a college around you. A recent report from Jain Family Institute (JFI) reveals that access to college isn’t just about the cost of college. Physical access to public higher education institutions across America has also been highly unequal. Specifically, as detailed ... Read More »

Instead of taking over private schools, improve public schools: Delhi High Court

Instead of taking over the private schools, government should mull over to improve public schools in such a manner that the parents will opt for public school in the near future, observed Justice Manmohan. Delhi High Court RELATED STORIES UPSC Civil Services Examinations: Disabled candidates to get seven not ten chances, directs SC CBSE Board Exam 2017: Peon allegedly steals ... Read More »

Microsoft’s upgraded Beam game-streaming service goes live, taking on Twitch and YouTube

Microsoft’s Twitch competitor, Beam, has now pushed its “Pro” upgrade live to all users, featuring streams with up to 1440p resolution at 60Hz and integration with Xbox Live. Microsoft’s purchase of Beam last summer came as something of a surprise, given that the company seemed satisfied with its relationship with Amazon’s game-streaming service, Twitch.tv. Even with the upgrade to Beam.pro, ... Read More »

AT&T starts taking pre-orders for the Samsung Gear S3 frontier LTE tomorrow

Earlier today Samsung decided to finally share availability details for its Gear S3 smartwatches. That information, however, only applies to the devices that will be sold through big third party retailers such as Amazon and Best Buy, and also by Samsung itself. The Korean company mentioned that the LTE-capable Gear S3 frontier model would be available from AT&T, T-Mobile, and ... Read More »

Nest is taking preorders on the Nest Cam Outdoor; expects to ship the camera in September

Nest Labs is taking preorders on a weatherproof outdoor version of its Nest Cam home security camera that will reach store shelves in September. Nest will also release a new version of its camera app at that time, delivering some of the same new features to Nest Cam Indoor and Dropcam users. More on that later. As we’ve come to ... Read More »

while you are taking acetaminophen, you don’t sense oover-the-counterrs’ pain as plenty

while you’re taking acetaminophen to reduce your pain, you can also be decreasing your empathy for bothover the counter bodily and social aches that other humans revel in, a new have a look at indicates. Researchers at the Ohio kingdom university found, for instance, that once members who took acetaminophen learned approximately over-the-counter misfortunes of oover-the-counterrs, over-the-countery concept these individuals ... Read More »

Facebook Taking Shady Dress Retailers “Very Seriously”

Source: Facebook, Rosegal via Buzzfeed Facebook is working on new ways to police advertisers whose products are “overwhelmingly unsatisfactory,” after a BuzzFeed News report this week showed a cottage industry of shady online retailers operating openly on the social network and using its advertising services to target users. More from Buzzfeed: Say no to the dress The dark, scammy history ... Read More »