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Touring the haunting ruins of abandoned Second Life university campuses

Second Life is many things, but among them is an attempt to build a virtual world that works more like the web (where anyone can add a site or a page) than a finished product that can only be modified by the corporation that manufactured it. (more&h... ...

Teaching iteration

I’ve written about the class I’d like to teach, but what I’ve been thinking about lately is the class I’d like to attend. Not necessarily now, but when I was growing up. In the 6th grade, let’s say.I don’t know why people ask me this, but I’m often pol... ...

Minecraft: Education Edition is coming to iPad

Microsoft announced this morning it’s bringing Minecraft: Education Edition to the iPad for the first time. The game, which first launched to the public in late 2016, has been previously available in schools on Windows 10 devices and on macOS. The iPad software will roll out to schools starting in September, the company says. If ...

A university is outfitting living spaces with thousands of Echo Dots

Soon, Saint Louis University students won’t be able to avoid Amazon’s near ubiquitous smart speakers. The university announced this week a plan to outfit living spaces with 2,300 Echo Dots. The devices are set to be deployed by the time classes start, later this month. SLU is quick to note that it’s “the first college ...

NYU makes med school free for all students

The median US med-school grad has $195,000 in loans; all 93 of NYU's freshman med-school class will have free tuition for their entire degree program, as will all future students (the 350 currently enrolled students will no longer pay tuition, same g... ...

5 Lesser-Known But Highly Effective Hacks to Achieve Sales Success

Sales is one of the most crucial aspects of a business and the art of selling is a sought-after trait. In fact, as competitive individuals, humans go through a continuous process of selling. From selling delegated products to selling our skills and unique personalities to our superiors in the office, we regularly undergo the sales ...

Searching for the Holy Grail of Work-Life Balance? Ask Technology for Help

Even if you whittle away your office time to 40 or 50 hours a week, you may still feel like you’re always on the clock. When it’s possible to reach someone halfway around the globe in 10 seconds flat, work and home can no longer be easily siloed. It’s tougher than ever to find that ...

How to Improve Your Writing Skills

How to Improve Your Writing Skills

Writing reports

Communication skills are absolutely essential for professionals from all walks of life. Professionals need to communicate with fellow professionals ranging from their suppliers to their clients apart from their fellow professionals from within their industry as well as their organisation. ...

11 Winning Ideas for Faster Content Writing without Losing Your Mind

11 Winning Ideas for Faster Content Writing without Losing Your Mind

Faster writing

Over the past few years, professional content writers have seen an enormous career growth in this field. This one-of-a-kind profession is a beautiful amalgamation of creativity and puissance for creating master content.

However, many writers struggle to deliver work ...