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How Technology Is Being Used By Students To Cheat On Tests

How Technology Is Being Used By Students To Cheat On Tests

Chinese exam officials have taken to monitoring examination rooms as part of their efforts to crack down on cheating in tests in China. (Photo by Visual China Group via Getty Images/Visual China Group via Getty Images) VISUAL CHINA GROUP VIA GETTY IMAGES Technology is defined by two primary characteristics: its ability to enhance particular human [...]

September 13, 2019 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on How Technology Is Being Used By Students To Cheat On Tests

Atlanta’s old Regenstein’s building, home to Hooters, being renovated

Atlanta’s old Regenstein’s building, home to Hooters, being renovated

A nearly 90-year-old building on prime Atlanta real estate is poised to be brought back to life. Newer Atlantans will recognize the property as being home to downtown’s Hooters, sitting across from the Hard Rock Cafe and Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel at the intersection of Peachtree Street and Andrew Young International Boulevard. But more seasoned [...]

November 2, 2018 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on Atlanta’s old Regenstein’s building, home to Hooters, being renovated

Fertility apps are increasingly being used as contraception and one has even gained FDA approval

Fertility apps are increasingly being used as contraception and one has even gained FDA approval

The Food and Drug Administration recently approved mobile fertility app Natural Cycles as a method of contraception. While Natural Cycles was certified in Europe last year, this is the first time the U.S. has allowed a mobile app to advertise itself as a medical device that prevents pregnancy. In doing so, the FDA created a new category [...]

October 14, 2018 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on Fertility apps are increasingly being used as contraception and one has even gained FDA approval

Beware, fake ‘Fortnite’ Android apps are being spread via YouTube videos

Beware, fake ‘Fortnite’ Android apps are being spread via YouTube videos

Epic Games’ Fortnite is all the rage right now, with the game making USD 100 million in worldwide player spending on iOS. The Android version of the game isn’t available as yet, with the release expected this summer. The craze for Fortnite on Android has however led to many fake videos claiming links to download the game. [...]

June 30, 2018 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Beware, fake ‘Fortnite’ Android apps are being spread via YouTube videos

Worried about your children being bullied? Here’s the quality that can protect them

Worried about your children being bullied? Here’s the quality that can protect them

Ever wondered why bullying has a serious effect on some kids, while others recover easily from the trauma? Researchers, led by one of Indian origin, found that the capacity to recover quickly depends on the characteristic trait of “resilience”. The study says that resilience buffers and protects the children against internalising the harm intended through situations of [...]

October 22, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Worried about your children being bullied? Here’s the quality that can protect them

6 things you should stop being embarrassed about at the gym

6 things you should stop being embarrassed about at the gym

Going to the gym can be a nerve-wracking experience for some of us, especially if it is our first time and we have enrolled in a swanky gym. There are times we all feel out of place or awkward. But you need to get it out of your head and focus on your goal. Here [...]

August 2, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on 6 things you should stop being embarrassed about at the gym

Getting An Abortion Doesn’t Harm Mental Health — But Being Denied One Does At First

Getting An Abortion Doesn’t Harm Mental Health — But Being Denied One Does At First

Women who tried to get an abortion but were denied one were more likely to experience anxiety and to report lower self-esteem and life satisfaction than women who sought and received an abortion, found a new study. The women who did and did not terminate their pregnancy had similar levels of depression, and over time, [...]

December 16, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Getting An Abortion Doesn’t Harm Mental Health — But Being Denied One Does At First

Banks say note exchange facility being misused

Banks say note exchange facility being misused

NEW DELHI: Confusion over the facility for exchanging old high-denomination notes, subject to a limit of Rs 4,000, at banks and post offices by providing valid identity cards has led to some people misusing the system to legalise their unaccounted wealth. At present, the exchange facility is a one-time window and the limit will be [...]

November 12, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Banks say note exchange facility being misused

CDC: Too few humans being screened for colorectal most cancers

CDC: Too few humans being screened for colorectal most cancers

Despite the fact that the U.S. facilities for disorder control set a aim for eighty percentage of humans in at-danger agencies up to date be screened for colorectal cancer with the aid of 2018, that they had no longer up-to-date till a latest take a look at whether there has been capability in the healthcare [...]

June 23, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on CDC: Too few humans being screened for colorectal most cancers

Pedestrian dies after being hit by using vehicle in Fredericton

Pedestrian dies after being hit by using vehicle in Fredericton

One male is lifeless and every other injured following a collision concerning a car and two pedestrians on Woodstock street in Fredericton, police say. At approximately 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, Fredericton Police, as well as the Fredericton hearth departmentand emergency offerings replied to a document that two human beings had been hit via a automobilein [...]

May 8, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Pedestrian dies after being hit by using vehicle in Fredericton

Being Strategic With Teacher Leadership: No Leeroy Jenkins in Education!

Being Strategic With Teacher Leadership: No Leeroy Jenkins in Education!

Last week I wrote about some of my meandering thoughts about the smorgasbord of teacher leadership initiatives that are popping up across the nation like a game of whack-a-mole. I received many good questions and pushback on Twitter, and have had some great conversations as a result. My fellow blogger and thought-leader extraordinaire Nancy Flanagan [...]

April 14, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Being Strategic With Teacher Leadership: No Leeroy Jenkins in Education!

Sexist bullying leading to girls keeping quiet in the classroom to avoid being labelled ‘swotty,’ claims teachers’ leader

Sexist bullying leading to girls keeping quiet in the classroom to avoid being labelled ‘swotty,’ claims teachers’ leader

Brainy girls are keeping quiet in the classroom to avoid being labelled as “swotty”, a teachers’ leader has warned. They fear that if they show themselves to be clever they will be seen as unattractive to the boys in their class. Members of the Association of Teachers and Lecturers will draw attention to the growing [...]

March 31, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Sexist bullying leading to girls keeping quiet in the classroom to avoid being labelled ‘swotty,’ claims teachers’ leader