Archive: 01/20/2010

Useless online student quizzes

Online quizzes are not helping students learn their subject, according to a study just published in the International Journal of Information and Operations Management Education.

Jan 20, 2010
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Research team 'virtualizes' supercomputer

A collaboration between researchers at Northwestern University, Sandia National Labs and the University of New Mexico has resulted in the largest-scale study ever done on what many consider an important part of the future ...

Jan 20, 2010
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YouTube to stream IPL cricket live: Google

Google announced Wednesday its videosharing website YouTube will stream all Indian Premier League cricket matches live in a deal that highlights the Internet giant's broadcasting ambitions.

Jan 20, 2010
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Estrogen in the fight against schizophrenia

Many American women are prescribed estrogen to combat the negative effects of menopause, such as bone loss and mood swings. Now, new evidence from a Tel Aviv University study suggests that hormone replacement therapy might ...

Jan 20, 2010
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