Teachers, NGOs look to provide online lessons for govt. schoolchildren

“We have worksheets, activity sheets as well as video lessons which we can send them through WhatsApp, every day. Students can work them out and we can help them evaluate and clear any doubts they might have,” said the team from Madhi. The foundation has been working with government schools in the State and has […]

Coronavirus: Is the EU’s Erasmus program under threat?

Back in 2015, Italian student Alberto Spatola spent an Erasmus semester in the Slovenian capital, Ljubljana. His five months there changed his life — not only because he made lots of friends, and not only because he learned how important it was to gain a different perspective on the world. Spatola’s grandfather was stationed in […]

Google India introduces 18-week skill program designed for women

Developed jointly in association with Avtar, a career portal service for women, and the Indian School of Business, the program aims to influence the overall gender mix in the digital marketing landscape in India and will provide an opportunity for 200 women professionals to re-skill themselves.

Companies design programs to support customers during social distancing period

Next, to provide one application to help manage work and life and deepen connections with those who matter most, Microsoft has also previewed new features coming to Microsoft Teams for users’ personal life today. With these new features, users can connect, stay organised, and collaborate with family and friends. 

Bartlett Public Library District to Host Special Board Meeting

[email protected] prior to 6:00 p.m. on Monday, April 6, 2020. The Library Director will read these aloud during the Town Hall portion of the meeting. The public will also have an opportunity to comment during Town Hall if desired.https://zoom.us/j/158063297

River Forest Library Closed Until Further Notice

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Vuze XR 360-degree camera review

A recent firmware update added several advanced features to the camera, including manual exposure settings and exposure compensation. The ability to shoot a RAW photos in the DNG format was also added, along with the option to delay a shot (helpful if you want to actually jump out of the view first). Shutter speed is […]

Linguists find first written record of F-word, from 1568, in vault at National Library of Scotland

Linguist Kyke Gunn of the University of Glasgow, said: ” Looking at what people post online is a really good indicator of how they naturally use language.

Daytime Gardeners Share at Summer Reading Program Kick-Off

Perfect weather set the stage for the Summer Reading Program Kick-off event at the North Haven Library. The Daytime Gardeners were there to share plants with the children and provide information for interested adults. The children choose the marigold they liked, planted it in a cup, gave it some water, and took it home to […]

Small business relief program launches, hits snags

Still, some did succeed in at least getting the process started. Bank of America alone said 75,000 small businesses had applied for $7 billion of loans. Once the bank handles the application, it goes to the Small Business Administration, which said Friday afternoon that it had approved more than 12,460 loans valued at $3.9 billion. […]