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‘I worry about their social skills': parents on children's screen time in lockdown

1 day ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

While some parents have relaxed limits on devices, many are concerned about the physical and mental health fallout Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage...
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Elon Musk says he will give $100 million to whoever creates the best carbon capture technology

Elon Musk says he will give $100 million to whoever creates the best carbon capture technology

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk teased his latest philanthropic endeavor on Thursday: a contest aimed at encouraging more innovative carbon capture...
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Laptops given to British schoolkids came preloaded with malware and talked to Russia when booted

2 days ago   |   The Register

Department for Education says 'we believe this is not widespread' A shipment of laptops supplied to British schoolkids by the Department for Education to help them learn under...
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Multichoice is offering 236 bursaries to South African students

Multichoice is offering 236 bursaries to South African students

2 days ago   |   TechRadar

R26-million will be invested in the education of 236 students in 2021.
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DStv punts educational content for kids

DStv punts educational content for kids

2 days ago   |   TechRadar

Amid the pandemic, DStv is taking action to help entertain and educate kids while they spend more time at home
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Cambridge-based OBRIZUM bags £1.8M funding to create AI training programmes for organisations

2 days ago   |   UKTN

OBRIZUM , a B2B corporate learning and knowledge management company, has secured $2.4 million funding in Pre-Series A venture round. How will the funding be used? The company...
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Tackling tech's big diversity problem starts with education

2 days ago   |   Wired

Black people made up only three per cent of the UK tech workforce, but disparities set in long before people reach employment
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These new LTE-capable Windows 10 laptops start at just $185

These new LTE-capable Windows 10 laptops start at just $185

2 days ago   |   Pocket-lint

At the BettFest 2021 virtual education show, Microsoft announced a handful of Windows 10 laptops that are perfect for remote-learning, school-aged kids. Every model is not...
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Microsoft says it now has over 200 million education users, unveils new hardware to help schools

Microsoft says it now has over 200 million education users, unveils new hardware to help schools

3 days ago   |   TechRadar

More than 200 million teachers, students, and faculty leaders are using now Microsoft Education products.
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Applications of IoT technology in the education sector for smarter schooling

Applications of IoT technology in the education sector for smarter schooling

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Insider Intelligence publishes thousands of research reports, charts, and forecasts on the Connectivity & Tech industry. You can learn more about...
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Xbox Live Gold just got a lot more expensive - here's what you need to know

Xbox Live Gold just got a lot more expensive - here's what you need to know

Microsoft has announced a big price hike for Xbox Live Gold membership. Read more ...

Resident Evil Village Launches May 7 on PC and Consoles

Resident Evil Village Launches May 7 on PC and Consoles

There's also a new online multiplayer game launching called Resident Evil Re:Verse. Yesterday, Capcom held a Resident Evil Showcase on YouTube and used it to reveal fresh... Read more ...

Google might shut down its search engine in Australia but the government...

Google might shut down its search engine in Australia but the government isn't backing down: 'We don't respond to threats.'

Summary List Placement Google has threatened to shut down its search engine service in Australia, as lawmakers push the tech giant to pay for the news stories it displays. The... Read more ...

Honor View 40 launched as the brand's first independent phone

Honor View 40 launched as the brand's first independent phone

The Honor V40 5G is now official in China with MediaTek DImensity 1000+ chipset, a new 50MP quad-camera setup and 66W fast charging. Read more ...

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10 things in tech you need to know today

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Google threatens to block search in Australia if 'pay for news' law is passed

Google threatens to block search in Australia if 'pay for news' law is passed

Google says it will have no real choice but to leave the Australian market if the proposed media code goes ahead. Read more ...