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Magic mirror has speakers and Internet

While it does not tell you who is the fairest of them all, Mirror by FRED – the world’s first luxury smart mirror and designed for the future-ready home – is packed with a gamut of intuitive and innovative features. Measuring 80cm by 50cm by 1.8cm and weighing 9kg, it boasts advanced air purifying technology and built-in speakers. Internet-connected, anti-mist ... Read More »

This week’s highs and lows in PC gaming

  The highs James Davenport: Glutton mashing Bayonetta got a surprise release on PC this week and not only is the port quality great (it’s Durante approved!), it’s one of the best games I’ve played this year. Phil covered it all in his review, but I’ll recap here: The combat system is expressive and animated beautifully, the story is a ... Read More »

Elizabeth Warren On Student Debt Collectors And More Education News

As we head toward Tax Day, we’ve got student debt and state education plans on our minds in another edition of the NPR Ed Team’s weekly roundup. Student debt We reported at the start of the week that the total balance of student loan debt has nearly tripled in the past decade to $1.3 trillion. That growth is happening in ... Read More »

Richard Branson’s daily routine Blogging and 20 cups of tea

Billionaire Richard Branson sticks to a daily routine. But his usual day doesn’t sound much like anyone else’s. The Virgin Group founder outlined his usual routine in a blog post and, predictably, it’s bonkers. Get up at 5 a.m. The perfect time to start the day if you’re a billionaire living in the British Virgin Islands. Go kitesurfing “I get ... Read More »

Booze investors favor apps, gadgets and biotech

Archaeological records show humans have been making alcohol since at least 7000 BC. We figured out wine more than 6,000 years ago. By the time the ancient Egyptians entered the scene, brewers were making at least 17 types of beer. Nonetheless, it appears we are not done innovating. Booze-related startups, which typically account for a noticeable but not huge chunk ... Read More »

Hip-hop: Education and liberation

Whether it’s at kindergarten craft tables or lecture hall podiums, here’s what we know about great teachers: They amplify students’ voices. They seek to understand the whole student, what tickles their sense of being. They are service-oriented, often putting the needs of the classroom above their own. They work long hours for brief, informal recognition to cultivate curious, competent individuals. ... Read More »

Nintendo Switch sales update, price news and games reveal

The top Nintendo Switch sales, price and games news from this week While the Switch faces a tough market, with the Xbox One and PS4 already firmly established and offering a big library of titles, it appears Nintendo have found a big niche. We already know that the console’s first weekend made it the fastest selling-hardware for Nintendo in that ... Read More »

ACA Repeal Would Mean Massive Cuts To Public Health, Leaving Cities And States At Risk

When the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was passed a little over six years ago, it brought with it the promise of health insurance for all Americans. It also sought to begin to shift the paradigm for health care in this country, emphasizing value over volume, and recognizing the importance of prevention coupled with appropriate access to care. By now, it ... Read More »

LeEco Confirms Layoffs and Departure of Top Executives, Says It Isn’t Exiting India

HIGHLIGHTS LeEco confirms it’s not exiting India It is launching a next-gen TV in the market soon Premium smartphone models will also launch this year In a recent development, LeEco was reported to have laid off 85 percent of its staff and that it may quit its operations in India. However, the company tells Gadgets 360 that it has no ... Read More »

The Norms and Specifications of Data Visualization with Tableau

Data visualization is the perfect process which helps in describing the information through the process of visual rendering. Most professionals make use of visualization to give a proper explanation about the world of norms and this takes place for millions of years. Data visualization will allow for the immediate and the universal insight and this is done by tapping the ... Read More »