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Burnout Effect in Teachers, Students Interlinked

Burnout Effect in Teachers, Students Interlinked

Teachers suffering from burnout may also lead to stress in students, finds a study.The study is the first of its kind to exami...

Jul 3 2016, 2:49am CDT

Russian President Putin Leaves G20 Summit After Chilly Reception Over Ukraine

Russian President Putin Leaves G20 Summit After Chilly Reception Over Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin faced a chilly welcome to the G20 summit for his response to the Eastern Ukrainian conflict. I...

Nov 16 2014, 7:01pm CST

British Aid Worker Alan Henning Beheaded By ISIL

British Aid Worker Alan Henning Beheaded By ISIL

ISIL released a video showing the death of British aid worker Alan Henning after promising retribution to President Obama for a...

Oct 3 2014, 5:44pm CDT

Noah's Ark could have been a Round Boat

Noah's Ark could have been a Round Boat

A new tablet from Babylon reveals instructions on how to build a round boat. Was it the blueprint for Noah's Ark?...

Jan 25 2014, 12:53pm CST

Flywheels Could be More Efficient for Electric Cars

Flywheels Could be More Efficient for Electric Cars

The idea of powering your car with a flywheel conjures up amateurish images of rubber bands, or big, clunky contraptions attach...

Jan 24 2014, 8:36am CST

Jaguar Super Bowl 2014 Ad Villains are Ben Kingsley, Mark Strong and Tom Hiddleston

Jaguar Super Bowl 2014 Ad Villains are Ben Kingsley, Mark Strong and Tom Hiddleston

The Jaguar Super Bowl 2014 Ad will feature the cool new Jaguar F-Type Coupe and British Villains. Jaguar has released teasers u...

Jan 24 2014, 8:07am CST

Newcastle Brown Ale Mocking Super Bowl Ad is Hilarious

Newcastle Brown Ale Mocking Super Bowl Ad is Hilarious

As you know no other beer brand than Anheuser-Busch InBev owned ones are allowed to advertise at the Super Bowl. Other beer bra...

Jan 24 2014, 4:14am CST

Success Story: Nine Hints From Top British Clothing Retailer Jeremy Hackett

Success Story: Nine Hints From Top British Clothing Retailer Jeremy Hackett

The Hackett store that opened on London’s Regent Street in November 2013 is one of the most imposing retail outlets on one of t...

Jan 17 2014, 1:11pm CST

Steam Matters For Indie Developers - 'Day Z' Offers A Million Reasons Why

Steam Matters For Indie Developers - 'Day Z' Offers A Million Reasons Why

As Day Z racks up a million sales in four weeks, Steam once again demonstrates its ability to make a game – even when its creat...

Jan 17 2014, 12:41pm CST

Study: Heavy Drinking Is Toxic To The Brains Of Men, But Not Those Of Women

Study: Heavy Drinking Is Toxic To The Brains Of Men, But Not Those Of Women

One of the largest studies ever conducted on the long-term effects of alcohol consumption suggests that heavy drinking is linke...

Jan 16 2014, 10:46pm CST

Medicine Or Mass Murder? Guideline Based on Discredited Research May Have Caused 800,000 Deaths In Europe Over The Last 5 Years

Medicine Or Mass Murder? Guideline Based on Discredited Research May Have Caused 800,000 Deaths In Europe Over The Last 5 Years

Last summer British researchers provoked concern when they published a paper raising the possibility that by following an estab...

Jan 15 2014, 12:01pm CST

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China video sites confident public will pay

China's video industry confident it can beat piracy, persuade public to pay for online content BEIJING (AP) — Whe...

Jan 14 2014, 1:16am CST

Bloat, Censorship, Reaction: UK Government Takes Control Freak Approach To Tech

Bloat, Censorship, Reaction: UK Government Takes Control Freak Approach To Tech

Britain’s Coalition government has been desperate to be seen as on the cutting edge of technology since the beginning of its te...

Jan 13 2014, 11:41am CST

Small Firms Are Making Big Bucks In The Analog Economy

Small Firms Are Making Big Bucks In The Analog Economy

Imagine if Tim Cook fired up the production lines and started churning out the Apple II instead of the latest Macbook Pro. The...

Jan 13 2014, 10:51am CST

Jaguar Super Bowl 2014 Ad Teaser reveals Ben Kingsley

Jaguar Super Bowl 2014 Ad Teaser reveals Ben Kingsley

The Jaguar Super Bowl 2014 Ad will feature the cool new Jaguar F-Type Coupe and British Villains. One of them is played by lege...

Jan 13 2014, 8:07am CST

Miss Venezuela Murder Outrages Venezuela

Miss Venezuela Murder Outrages Venezuela

Robbers kill former Miss Venezuela, Monica Spear along with her husband on highway in Venezuela. The brutal way they were kille...

Jan 10 2014, 5:10am CST

Innovation In Legacy Media Companies -- Not!

Innovation In Legacy Media Companies -- Not!

I had dinner this week with a dear friend who is a Pulitzer-Prize-winning journalist. One of the dinner guests is the former he...

Jan 8 2014, 5:11pm CST

Jaguar Super Bowl 2014 Ad is First for British Car Brand

Jaguar Super Bowl 2014 Ad is First for British Car Brand

The Jaguar Super Bowl 2014 Ad will feature the cool new Jaguar F-Type Coupe....

Jan 8 2014, 4:51am CST

Former Miss Venezuela Killed

Former Miss Venezuela Killed

Venezuela is the murder capital of the world. The crime rate is so high that it defies logic. In the latest attack on innocent...

Jan 8 2014, 2:08am CST

Game of Thrones Capital will Exist

Game of Thrones Capital will Exist

A British town by the name of Kings Langley is going to change its title for a week in February to honor the release of the thi...

Jan 7 2014, 9:11am CST

I4U news

NAFTA And The Future Of Canada, Mexico And The United States

By Marc Lanthemann The 20th anniversary of NAFTA’s implementation on Jan. 1 has revived some of the perennial arguments that ha...

Jan 7 2014, 9:06am CST

Game of Thrones Honored

Game of Thrones Honored

A British town by the name of Kings Langley is going to change its title for a week in February to honor the release of the thi...

Jan 7 2014, 6:11am CST

Yota Phone Review: The Android Smartphone From Russia With Two Screens

Yota Phone Review: The Android Smartphone From Russia With Two Screens

Last year at CES, Russian manufacturer Yota demonstrated a prototype smartphone with two 4.3 inch displays, an LCD screen on on...

Jan 4 2014, 5:16pm CST

Syrian Refugee Tech Startup Finds Sanctuary In London

Syrian Refugee Tech Startup Finds Sanctuary In London

Business was starting to go well for the tech start-up Rootal in 2011, until a car bomb went off just blocks from its Damascus...

Jan 3 2014, 9:56am CST

Cambridge's Head of Cryptography: I Would Abolish MI5

Cambridge's Head of Cryptography: I Would Abolish MI5

Privacy campaigner and Cambridge University’s Head of Cryptography Professor Ross J Anderson has suggested one way to begin sta...

Jan 3 2014, 9:36am CST

How Big Should Your Network Be?

How Big Should Your Network Be?

There is a debate happening between software developers and scientists: How large can and should our networks be in this evolvi...

Jan 2 2014, 10:01am CST

Evolution Basics For People Who Hate It

Evolution Basics For People Who Hate It

There are many online resources for the study of evolution, but not many written from the perspective of a scientist who ‘feels...

Dec 31 2013, 2:37pm CST

Lessons From the CEO Of The First Ever MOOC

Lessons From the CEO Of The First Ever MOOC

There has been much press for the massive open online courses or MOOCs, including in my series of interviews to date with Sebas...

Dec 31 2013, 10:56am CST

Doug Richard Of Dragon's Den On Hong Kong's Startup Scene

Doug Richard Of Dragon's Den On Hong Kong's Startup Scene

Doug Richard rose to fame as an investor or “dragon” on the hit BBC TV program Dragon’s Den, the British equivalent of Shark Ta...

Dec 31 2013, 8:56am CST

I4U news

The Best Disruptive Writings Of 2013 -- Health Care Edition

Clayton Christensen famously coined the term “disruptive innovation” to describe “simple business applications that relentlessl...

Dec 30 2013, 4:31pm CST

What Obama's Mandela Funeral Selfie Tells Us About The Web In 2014

What Obama's Mandela Funeral Selfie Tells Us About The Web In 2014

As Nelson Mandela’s funeral became the kind of geopolitical media circus cynics expected it would, Danish Prime Minister Helle...

Dec 30 2013, 12:41pm CST

I4U news

Why T-Mobile's New Global Roaming Plan Is An Industry Game-Changer

Getting stuck with big bills for global smartphone data roaming is about the dumbest thing one can do these days. The best advi...

Dec 30 2013, 8:21am CST

10 Things To Look Forward To In Fashion In 2014

10 Things To Look Forward To In Fashion In 2014

What will the New Year bring to the world of fashion? Here are 10 things worth keeping our eyes out for. 1. Cate Blanchett’s re...

Dec 30 2013, 7:01am CST

Duchess of Argyll Sex Scandal Mystery Resolved

Duchess of Argyll Sex Scandal Mystery Resolved

The mystery lover of Duchess of Argyll is identified. The hidden identity of the man involved in the Duchess of Argyll sex scan...

Dec 30 2013, 6:33am CST

Duchess of Argyll Mystery Lover Identified

Duchess of Argyll Mystery Lover Identified

The hidden identity of the man involved in the Duchess of Argyll sex scandal has been revealed. The daughter-in-law of the Duch...

Dec 30 2013, 2:19am CST

12 Days Of Charitable Giving: Committee To Protect Journalists

12 Days Of Charitable Giving: Committee To Protect Journalists

It’s the eleventh day of our 12 Days of Charitable Giving! In December, I’ll be focusing on twelve charitable organizations whi...

Dec 29 2013, 9:36pm CST

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Italian Senate Passes Google Tax And It's Still Illegal And Worse, Doesn't Do Very Much

The Italian Senate has now passed the “Google Tax” and Italian lawmakers really do seem to be entirely blind to the fact that t...

Dec 24 2013, 8:46am CST

Bill Gates Invests In The Urine Powered Mobile Phone

Bill Gates Invests In The Urine Powered Mobile Phone

Or rather, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has invested in the second stage of a project to produce electrical power from...

Dec 23 2013, 10:57am CST