Category: Science & Tech

How technology is affecting children

The Children and Media Research Advancement Act was introduced with bipartisan support to the Senate last week. This bill would allow the director of the National Institute of Health (NIH) to conduct and support research that studies how children are affected with early exposure to technology. The $95 million bill would include long-term studies over […]

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Basics to blogging: the importance of themes

Choosing a WordPress theme is a very important moment in launching your online presence. Themes give you the visual aesthetics and general layout you need to start developing a website, but there are still important factors to consider. Idiosyncrasies like a themes footer or menu can make or break user experience, and today’s online consumer […]

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Education Technology Goes Global

Educational technology has become a billion dollar industry. $8.15 billion as of 2017, to be exact. Remember when education equaled a teacher, a classroom, desks, paper, pencils, a board and some chalk? Those days are long gone with the advancement of technology and the opportunities for global education systems. Now our kids are communicating with […]

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Technology encroaching on humanity?

Anyone who has seen an episode of Black Mirror will realise the potential of technology to transform our world. For good or bad? This is a personal opinion. But in relation to the Western world’s expectation of freedom of decision, the world frequently portrayed in Black Mirror’s episodes is dystopic. The acceleration of technological development […]

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