Technology

‘Institutes of Technology’ to boost skills training

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The government has announced the locations of 12 “Institutes of Technology” in England, intended to provide high-quality skills training. The aim is to offer young people a vocational alternative to universities. Employers […]

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Excited to build next layer of technology & products, says BharatPe

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Fintech startup BharatPe, which provides merchants and small businesses with interoperable UPI QR codes, raised $15.5 million series ‘A’ round from insight partners Sequoia India and Beenext. Syna Dehnugara spoke to Ashneer […]

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Wedding

Here’s Why Delhi is Treated as Wedding Capital of India in Made In Heaven

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“Weddings are a national obsession, in case you haven’t noticed,” says Reema Kagti, one of the five filmmakers who are the driving force behind Amazon Prime’s new web series, Made In Heaven. In […]

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Social Media

Terabytes Of News Versus One Trillion Tweets: Is Social Media Really As Big As We Think?

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One of the great ironies of the “big data” revolution is how little we know about the data we use. The world of “big data” might be better called the world of […]

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Education

The meaning of a good, well-rounded education

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 Young students at ‘In Harmony’ school in West Everton, Liverpool. Photograph: Antonio Zazueta Olmos/Antonio Olmos Sam Friedman and Daniel Laurison (Why it pays to be privileged, 2 February) illustrate some of the […]

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Health Care

Why The Next Evolution Of Global Health Care Will Be Blockchain-Based

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This distributed ledger technology can improve security, efficiency, and the coordination of health care systems as an answer to aging legacy infrastructures. Health care systems are cornerstones of all modern societies since […]

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Impact of Technology on E-Commerce Industry

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The last decade has seen the evolution and rise of the e-commerce industry. Not only we witnessed increased consumer interest and participation, but the industry also recorded humongous sales figures and increased […]

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Education

The ‘Uberfication’ of education: warning about commercial operators

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Students in class at a school in Uganda run by Bridge International.CREDIT:ALAMY An Australian unionist is leading a global campaign against what he describes as the “Uberfication” of education. While the Uber […]

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