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5 Reasons Why Blogging Can Make You A Better Academic Writer

Academics have been advised to blog more since they can communicate their research more efficiently. Blogs are a platform for the public to engage more since they enhance impact. Moreover, blogs can direct readers to actual academic publications. Blogging is an important addition to the normal academic writing and publications done by scholars. In this article, we will consider five ... Read More »

Excel Pivot Tables: How to create better reports

Excel created pivot tables to improve upon its convoluted, weak reporting features (which are still available). The pivot table is actually a collection of tools that Excel uses to help you create better reports from complex, multi-file spreadsheet data. You filter, sort, reorganize, calculate, and summarize your spreadsheet databases, then extract specific information into a report. For example, your spreadsheet may ... Read More »

Diwali Gift Ideas for a Better, Healthier Life

HIGHLIGHTS Health conscious people can use these interesting gifts Our choices include an activity tracker and a fitness app We also have some unconventional choices such as an air mask Health conscious people usually end up in a fix during Diwali, what with the rise in air pollution and unhealthy food. Finding good gifts for these people is not hard ... Read More »

Cord cutting is easier and better than ever, but it’s not the right choice for every TV fan

With the prices of cable and satellite TV subscriptions rising, while customer satisfaction rates hit all-time lows, it’s no surprise that streaming services and other cable-cutting options have become more popular than ever. The average cable subscription in 2016 costs more than $100 per month, compared to $10 per month for a basic Netflix subscription. For consumers who want a more television-like ... Read More »

Assassin’s Creed Origins Release Date Leaked; Xbox Scorpio Frame Rate Better than PC Version: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Assassin’s Creed Origins frame rate appears to be better on Xbox Scorpio This is in comparison to the PC version The game is out on October 27 this year Assassin’s Creed Origins has a release date. The game is out on October 27 and will be optimised for Xbox Scorpio. This comes via an issue of Game Informer magazine ... Read More »

Better mental health: Royals hear how single phone call saved ambulanceman’s life

Dan told them his story at a reception held to mark World Mental Health Day by Heads Together, the Duke and Duchess’s mental health charity.Dan was struggling to cope after a call-out to a child abuse victim. He contacted work partner Rich Morton and they had a heart to heart, which helped Dan, 31, conquer his demons. “I was getting ... Read More »

Skyrocketing memory prices may get worse before getting better

The price of desktop RAM keeps on going up, and the disappointing trend is expect to continue for a good chunk of 2017. Right now, the best price you’re going to find for 2 x 8GB desktop DDR4 RAM modules on Newegg is about $73. But if you want something from a larger brand like G.Skill or Corsair, expect to pay ... Read More »

Is China’s future-ready plan better?

Is China’s future-ready plan better? (Getty Images) Had the graded response action plan been in place in 2016, the city would have seen the odd-even scheme just five times over 19 days. Similarly , other “emergency” interventions, including a blanket ban on construction activities, would have scarcely been implemented.In contrast, if Beijing’s system were to be implemented in Delhi, the ... Read More »

What’s better? Eating protein or drinking protein

1/8Why you should have protein rich foods If you are into heavy workouts, you surely know how popular protein shakes are. The man sweating it out on the leg press machine or the girl breaking into hundred squats in a jiffy, both swear by protein shakes. But is that healthy? Celebrity fitness expert Shivoham says, “The biggest mistake most people ... Read More »

Sleeping postures and how to optimise them for better sleep

TNN | December 22, 2016 1/76 sleeping positions and their benefits 0 We all need adequate amounts of sleep but it is also extremely important to sleep right. While each one of us has a sleeping position that we most often curl up in, some of these positions can actually leave you in acute discomfort. Here are some tips that ... Read More »