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The Time of Finance

THE GLOBAL FINANCIAL CRISIS has done next to nothing to change the convictions of mainstream economists. But the widespread lament over their willful blindness seems misplaced: there was never a realistic possibility that the economics profession would voluntarily break with the methodological sophistication and statistical formalism at the heart of its identity. Far more frustrating than the resilience of orthodox ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 5 leaks again, this time in promo video

Xiaomi is launching the Redmi 5 on December 7. The phone will arrive in four colors and most of its specs are already known thanks to a TENAA listing. Now, a leaked Chinese commercial lets us see the phone in action. The video is set in a sanctuary where the main protagonists are always arguing. Our knowledge of Chinese is scarce, but what is ... Read More »

It’s time to talk about Trump’s mental health

President Trump. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/Associated Press) How unstable and divorced from reality is President Trump? We’ve reached the point where the nation has the right and the need to know. We’re not accustomed to asking such questions about our presidents. We don’t know how to even begin inquiring into a president’s mental health, so we rationalize aberrant behavior as being ... Read More »

Lenovo K8 Note to Go on Sale for the First Time in India Today: Price, Variants, Launch Offers, and More

HIGHLIGHTS Lenovo K8 Note price in India starts at Rs. 12,999 There are two RAM and storage variants that have been launched The 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage is priced Rs. 13,999 Lenovo K8 Note (Review) is all set to go on sale for the first time in India on Friday via the company’s exclusive online partner Amazon India at 12pm IST. To ... Read More »

Ghost, the open source blogging system, is ready for prime time

Four long years ago John O’Nolan released a content management system for bloggers that was as elegant as it was spooky. Called Ghost, the original app was a promising Kickstarter product with little pizzazz. Now the app is ready to take on your toughest blogs. O’Nolan just released version 1.0 of the software, a move that updates the tool with the best ... Read More »

PU CET UG result 2017 date and time: Results to be out at puchd.ac.in

PU CET UG result 2017: Panjab University is likely to release the merit list for admission in the undergraduate Common Entrance Test (CET) 2017 today at puchd.ac.in. Students who have appeared for this exam can check their results from the official website of the university (see steps below to know how). The option filling too will start from July 14. ... Read More »

LIGO Detects Gravitational Waves for Third Time as Two Black Holes Merge

HIGHLIGHTS Research team announced the third detection of gravitational waves Gravitational waves can be heard by the sensitive LIGO detectors The waves were generated when two black holes merged On January 4, an exquisitely sensitive instrument on Earth detected a disturbance that rippled through space and time. Scientists traced the ripple 3 billion light-years away, back to two ancient black holes ... Read More »

Blogging at the time of dictatorship

The Tunisian Internet Agency is responsible for harming national memory. Questions need to be answered and those responsible need to be held accountable. Peter Zschunke/DPA/PA Images. All rights reserved.For decades before the revolution, the ruling regime in Tunisia dominated public space, monopolized the media, confiscated the voices of dissenters, and spent a lot of effort and money to produce a ... Read More »

Time to work on education

In my last post I promised to share some ideas on how the plight of the unemployed might be addressed, emphasising that education and skills training can play a vital role in easing this rapidly escalating problem.  The urgency of our need to find solutions cannot be overstated, particularly in light of the recent explosion in violence against women. Read ... Read More »

Using CSD at the Best to Gain the Skill in Time

If there is a question put to the leaders about how their team has driven their way to success, the first point that would rise is Collaboration. If you can find out most of the companies that made through their toughest zones had the best help of their collaborative team and now, it is all success everywhere. What are Collaborative ... Read More »