Tag Archives: Online

Redmi Note 5 Listed Online Once Again, Launch Date Likely to Be Close

HIGHLIGHTS Redmi Note 5 listed in China The third-party online retailer has not listed ay pricing Xiaomi has again teased launch of a new product in India Redmi Note 5 is widely expected to be the next smartphone in Xiaomi’s lineup, and it seems the launch may not be too far away. The successor to Redmi Note 4 has been listed online once ... Read More »

Xiaomi expands to Spain, online sales start tomorrow

Xiaomi is known for quality hardware at an affordable price and with the launch of the Android One-running Mi A1, it even has software better-suited for western tastes. The one major roadblock to expanding its presence in Europe was that you often had no other choice but to import the phone (or other Mi gadget) from China. Was. This week the ... Read More »

‘Hey dude, do this’: the last resort for female gamers escaping online abuse

Fear of online abuse has made female gamers change their behaviour. Photograph: OcusFocus/Getty Images/iStockphoto In an extract from her book, Game Changers: From Minecraft to Misogyny, the Fight for the Future of Videogames (co-authored by Dan Golding), Leena van Deventer writes candidly about a time she was sexually harassed online. She was playing Team Fortress 2, an online multiplayer shooter, and one ... Read More »

Brainstorm Health: Obesity and Cancer, Mylan Stock Soars, Online Doctor Ratings

As far as public health threats go, there are few that carry as many multifaceted risks as obesity does. The condition is linked to everything from high blood pressure (and its associate cardiovascular health disorders) to metabolic illnesses like diabetes. But obesity is also a significant factor in certain types of cancer—and those cancers are on the rise, according to new ... Read More »

Over 2.4 crore NCERT textbooks pre-booked online

Over 2.4 crore NCERT textbooks have been pre-booked by schools and students from across the country within a month after the council launched an online portal for the purpose, an official said today. To deal with the “virtual” shortage of books which forced parents to buy expensive books from private publishers, the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) ... Read More »

Teacher’s Day: These people left their lucrative jobs to tutor students online

  There was a time when teaching methods were limited to blackboards, books and teachers’ narration. But with the digital revolution, online teaching websites and apps have changed the game. Now students can access knowledge through videos with teachers making learning visually interactive. This change in format is credited to some qualified individuals who ahve passed out from prestigious universities. ... Read More »

Teacher’s Day: These people left their lucrative jobs to tutor students online

There was a time when teaching methods were limited to blackboards, books and teachers’ narration. But with the digital revolution, online teaching websites and apps have changed the game. Now students can access knowledge through videos with teachers making learning visually interactive. This change in format is credited to some qualified individuals who ahve passed out from prestigious universities. They ... Read More »

Jio Phone Bookings on August 24: How to Book the Mobile Online and Offline

On August 15, the Jio Phone will be out in the market for beta testing. However, the Jio Phone beta trials will be for a limited set of people only, and most of us will have to wait for the public release. The Jio Phone booking date is August 24, and the handset will be delivered starting September on first come, first ... Read More »

Now order NCERT books online and get them delivered at your doorstep

The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) will now accept online orders for its textbooks and have them delivered right at the buyer’s doorstep. School education secretary Anil Swarup on Wednesday launched an online portal dedicated to taking orders directly from schools and even students. Although the new academic session is still months away, Swarup said the early ... Read More »

China to focus on online finance companies to further strengthen regulations over internet firms

China’s central bank plans to include large systemically important internet finance firms in its Macro Prudential Assessment (MPA), the official Xinhua news agency reported on Saturday. Representational image. AP The MPA risk assessment framework already includes checks of loans, bond investments, equity investments, and buy-backs of financial assets sold, and deposits at non-financial institutions. China will explore different methods of covering internet ... Read More »