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E-readers not good for sleep

It would be a better idea to read paper books before sleeping as use of e-readers can adversely impact overall health, alertness and body clock that synchronises the daily rhythm of sleep, say researchers. Exposure to light during evening and early night-time hours suppresses release of the sleep-facilitating hormone melatonin and shifts the circadian clock,…

Patch Tuesday Sunset Will Be a Mixed Bag for Windows Security

Microsoft will phase out Patch Tuesday — its monthly potpourri of software product fixes — when it rolls out Windows 10, which could be a mixed bag for the operating system’s security. Patches will be applied automatically as they’re ready. That means users no longer will have to wait until the second Tuesday in the…

For Twitter, Future Means Here and Now

Here, in 140 characters or fewer, is some free advice for Twitter’s next chief executive: Focus on live events. People never tire of gabbing about what’s going on right now. Twitter could be the best place for that. Do it fast. That may sound a bit simplistic. The news that Dick Costolo will resign at…

Deep Learning Machine Beats Humans in IQ Test

Computers have never been good at answering the type of verbal reasoning questions found in IQ tests. Now a deep learning machine unveiled in China is changing that. Just over 100 years ago, the German psychologist William Stern introduced the intelligence quotient test as a way of evaluating human intelligence. Since then, IQ tests have…

Using the WhatsApp web client for business

WhatsApp is one of the largest messaging networks in the world. Unlike most other messaging apps, however, it doesn’t have a desktop client. The latest update is designed to address that issue, enabling users to communicate using a Chrome browser and the latest version of WhatsApp on their phones. In turn, not only will this…

How Cloud Computing Could Improve Productivity in 2015

The concept of productivity in the work place is always a sensitive topic as there are always different schools of thought, regardless of your view and approach to stimulate productivity, don’t forget the role cloud computing can play in boasting productivity. Today I want to discuss how cloud computing can improve productivity in 2015 and…

Best SEO Tips For 2015

Search engine optimization is constantly evolving and you need to ensure you stay on top of it at all times. There are of course some of the core elements that will always stay important but at the same time new practices and focus points arise as well.   Mobiles Are The King The technological revolution…

Blood groups A,B and AB tied to higher diabetes risk

Women with the blood group A, B and AB are ata higher risk of developing diabetes compared with women who have group O blood, a new study has found. The study of more than 80,000 women found a 35 per cent increased risk of type 2 diabetes in those with group B, Rhesus factor positive…

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