Online gaming may boost school scores. Social media? Not so much.

If you or your kids are avid gamers, here’s some good news: All that strategising may have a beneficial impact on school results. Whether regular Facebook use is a drag on one’s English test scores — that’s another question. A study conducted by Alberto Posso, a professor at Australia’s RMIT University, found that teenagers who […] Read more »

Online gaming may boost school scores. Social media? Not so much.

If you or your kids are avid gamers, here’s some good news: All that strategising may have a beneficial impact on school results. Whether regular Facebook use is a drag on one’s English test scores — that’s another question. A study conducted by Alberto Posso, a professor at Australia’s RMIT University, found that teenagers who […] Read more »

Google is giving a big boost to Gmail security

Google is amping up security and protections for Gmail users, giving people a more noticeable warning if there’s a chance the government is trying to steal their password, giving warnings for dangerous links and proposing a more secure email-sending standard. See also: How to send personalized mass emails in Gmail Google announced on its blog […] Read more »

Cloud burst will boost server demand

Cloud burst will boost server demand About 75% of Intel servers today ship with Windows servers. About 50% of the non-OEM India business comes from servers and tools. Now we have a new inflection point, cloud computing. The cloud runs on servers and it's going to make consumption of … Read more on Times of […] Read more »