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Free and nutritious school lunches help create richer and healthier adults

Universal school lunch programs make students healthier, and increase their lifetime income by 3%, according to a unique study from Lund University in Sweden published in The Review of Economic Studies......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgJun 14th, 2021

Take remote control of your PC or phone with TeamViewer

TeamViewer is a well established app and an intuitive way to remotely control computers, tablets, and smartphones. It is free for personal use available for all major platforms......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News7 hr. 15 min. ago

Demand Curve: Tested tactics for growing newsletters

There are very few marketing channels as well rounded as email newsletters. They provide a direct line of communication; nearly 40x ROI, are infinitely scalable and virtually free. Stewart Hillhouse Contributor.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 15 min. ago

Edtech startup bina raises $1.4M to teach 4- to 12-year-olds, launch School-as-a-Service

With the pandemic wreaking havoc amongst early years education amid school lockdowns, it’s no wonder edtech startups have piled into the space. But it has also served to highlight the abysmal nature of early years teaching: Some 40 million teachers.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 15 min. ago

Substack doubles down on uncensored ‘free speech’ with acquisition of Letter

Substack announced last week that it acquired Letter, a platform that encourages written dialogue and debate. The financials of the deal weren’t disclosed, but this acquisition follows Substack’s recent $65 million raise. Newsletters are.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 15 min. ago

FandangoNOW and Vudu merge into a new streaming service with titles to rent, buy or stream free

Last year, movie ticketing and discovery business Fandango, a division of NBCUniversal, bought the on-demand video streaming service Vudu from Walmart, after the retailer had failed to capitalize on the service it had first acquired in 2010 for $100.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 15 min. ago

Spotify Plus might give free users unlimited track skipping for $1 per month

Spotify appears to be testing out a new paid plan that would give listeners direct access to songs and unlimited track skipping for just a buck a month......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 16 min. ago

Staples is practically handing out HP back-to-school laptops

Staples is just rolling out the deals today offering crazy discounts on the HP 15.6-inch and 17.3-inch laptops. They're powerful and sleek! Check em out!.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 16 min. ago

Dell XPS 13, XPS 17 laptops have super cheap back-to-school deals

These Dell XPS 13 Touchscreen and Dell XPS 17 laptops come fully loaded with Intel processors,16 MB RAM, and 512GB SSD storage......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 16 min. ago

After a COVID-free year, delta arrives in Wuhan, China

Delta is thought to have arrived in the country on a flight from Russia. Enlarge / Residents line up for nucleic acid testing of COVID-19 on August 3, 2021, in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. (credit: Getty ) After going a full year without any.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News9 hr. 48 min. ago

The best free movie apps for Android and iOS

Want to watch movies for free on your smartphone? We've got your back, with this hand-picked selection of six great free movie apps for Android and iOS......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 48 min. ago

Dell is practically giving away XPS 13 laptops as back-to-school deals

Students and parents preparing for the upcoming school year might want to invest in a new laptop such as the Dell XPS 13, which is on sale with a $200 discount......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News15 hr. 48 min. ago

Deep learning and holography create a better point-of-care sensor

Agglutination assays are widely used immunological sensors based on antigen-antibody interactions that result in clumping of antibody-coated microscopic particles. Once the sample—for example, a patient's serum—is introduced, the corresponding ta.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2021

The Elder Scrolls devs create new ‘grand RPG’ The Wayward Realms

According to OnceLost Games, The Wayward Realms is a first-of-its-kind 'Grand RPG.'.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2021

This is how to get two free books at Audible

Want some free audiobooks? Here's how to get two books of your choice entirely for free at Audible right now......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2021

“History-making” Maker Camp in San Anselmo

Celeste and Daniel Ezell are educators who have been organizing Maker Camp for youth in San Anselmo, California for every year that Maker Camp has existed. They began as tutors, operating out of a small space in town. Parents as well as local school.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021

Amazon Will Pay You $10 in Credit for Your Palm Print Biometrics

How much is your palm print worth? If you ask Amazon, it's about $10 in promotional credit if you enroll your palm prints in its checkout-free stores and link it to your Amazon account. From a report: Last year, Amazon introduced its new biometric pa.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021

Google Will Abandon Qualcomm and Build Its Own Smartphone Processors This Year

Google announced Monday it will build its own smartphone processor, called Google Tensor, that will power its new Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro phones this fall. From a report: It's another example of a company building its own chips to create what it felt.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021

NASA study highlights importance of surface shadows in moon water puzzle

The shadows cast by the roughness of the Moon's surface create small cold spots for water ice to accumulate even during the harsh lunar daytime......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021

Walmart has this Lenovo Chromebook for only $159 today

With back-to-school days approaching, there could be no better time to investigate these . Chromebooks provide cheap and effective solutions to everyday computing needs — at school, work, and at home — and right now at Walmart, you can ge.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021

YouTube’s “Premium Lite” trial offers ad-free YouTube for €7 a month

YouTube unbundles music features from the Premium plan in Europe. Enlarge (credit: NurPhoto/Getty Images) YouTube Premium is $12 a month, and the service offers ad-free videos, background play on phones, and downloading videos (both for YouTu.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021