New EU portability rules to allow holidaymakers access to online content subscriptions from 1st April

New EU portability rules to allow holidaymakers access to online content subscriptions from 1st April

Always wanted to keep binge-watching your favourite Netflix series or chill out to your own playlist on Spotify while holidaying? Well, from 1st April new portability rules will come into effect meaning that you will have full access to your online content subscriptions when travelling within the EU.

Co Down girl’s Hallelujah heard around the world

Co Down girl’s Hallelujah heard around the world

The voice of a 10-year-old girl from Co Down is being heard around the world after her version of Leonard Cohen’s Hallelujah took the internet by storm. Kaylee Rodgers has autism and ADHD, but has been growing in confidence with every performance after starting to sing at the age of just three.

If Obama doesnt really care about 21st century skills, perhaps eett proposed cuts dont matter?

If Obama doesnt really care about 21st century skills, perhaps eett proposed cuts dont matter?

How jaded are you when it comes to school reform / transformation efforts, particularly when it comes to educational technology? Thursday President Obama proposed a cut in 2009-2010 EETT funding (the TitleIID, Enhancing Education through Technology program) from $269 million to $100 million. Hillary Goldman is surprised, quoting the joint ISTE / COSN / SIIA / SETDA press release: “During the past

The UK white paper on the future relationship with the EU

The UK white paper on the future relationship with the EU

On Thursday, 12 July 2018, the UK released a White Paper outlining in more detail the UK’s desired terms for its future relationship with the EU. The UK Prime Minister, Theresa May, has described the proposal as ‘comprehensive and ambitious’, and has noted the need for pragmatism and compromise in order to move the debate forward.

Controversial tailgate decal destroyed after backlash, threats

Controversial tailgate decal destroyed after backlash, threats

WACO —Hornet Signs of Waco, which created a realistic life-size tailgate decal of a bound woman lying in the bed of a pickup, burned the creation Monday in response to a worldwide backlash that included threats after the story went viral. Brad Kolb, the owner of the advertising and marketing company, removed the decal and burned it Monday.

Facebook report says it adds more than $200 billion to global economy

Facebook report says it adds more than $200 billion to global economy

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) — With 1.35 billion users of its Internet social network, Facebook Inc would rank as the world’s second-most populous nation if it were a country.

More height means higher IQ, finds Scottish study

More height means higher IQ, finds Scottish study

SCOTTISH researchers have claimed that shorter people are more likely to have a lower IQ than their taller counterparts. Scientists at Edinburgh University identified genes which influence both height and intelligence.

Francia Raisa says she ‘couldn’t move for 2 months’ after giving Selena Gomez her kidney

Francia Raisa says she ‘couldn’t move for 2 months’ after giving Selena Gomez her kidney

Francia Raisa went through a tough recovery process after she donated a kidney to Selena Gomez. “It’s harder as the donor because we are losing something our body didn’t need to lose,” Raisa, 29, said during an upcoming appearance on Harry Connick Jr.’s daytime talk show Harry, according to Just Jared.

The Walt Disney Company and Charter Communications announce comprehensive distribution agreement

The Walt Disney Company and Charter Communications announce comprehensive distribution agreement

New Multi-Year Deal Delivers Full Suite of Sports, News and Entertainment Networks from Walt Disney Television and ESPN to Spectrum Customers Contemplates Future Distribution of Hulu, ESPN+, and Upcoming Disney+ Streaming Services Will Distribute ACC Network at Launch on August 22

Putin’s Coup: how the Russian leader used the Ukraine crisis to consolidate his dictatorship

Putin’s Coup: how the Russian leader used the Ukraine crisis to consolidate his dictatorship

The buildup to war actually began as early as 2008, according to Sikorski. He says Russian intentions were becoming transparent by the time of the 2008 NATO summit in Bucharest. “This is where [Putin] gave his extraordinary speech saying Ukraine was an artificial country and the greater part of these lands historically belonged to Russia.”