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Intelligent narrator reads news in multiple languages

Intelligent narrator reads news in multiple languages

Researchers at the Multimedia University in Malaysia, have developed an app called the Intelligent Narrator to read out news articles in real-time. Supporting multiple languages, the app can automatically identify an online newspaper's language and read out the news in the same language...

gizmag.com (28 days ago)

The Most Joyful Team At The World Cup Can Make A Difference On And Off The Field

The Most Joyful Team At The World Cup Can Make A Difference On And Off The Field

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - The euphoria in soccer-mad Colombia is deafening, and wonderfully contagious, ahead of Friday's do-or-die World Cup match against host Brazil.Never before has the star-crossed nation made the quarterfinals. Some are even waxing poetic about World Cup unity accelerating the pace of...

huffingtonpost.com (28 days ago)

Monkey Cage: On the ethics of Facebook experiments

Joshua Tucker: The following is a guest post from University of Michigan political scientist Timothy J. Ryan. ***** Facebook found itself in the hot seat once again this week following the publication of a study that experimentally manipulated the content of more than 600,000 users’ newsfeeds. The study finds that...

washingtonpost.com (28 days ago)

Tibetans May Have Inherited High-Altitude Gene From Extinct Human Relative

Tibetans May Have Inherited High-Altitude Gene From Extinct Human Relative

NEW YORK (AP) - Tibetans living on the "roof of the world" can thank an extinct human relative for providing a gene that helps them adapt to the high altitude, a study suggests. Past research has concluded that a particular gene helps people live in the thin air of the Tibetan plateau. Now scientists report that the...

huffingtonpost.com (28 days ago)

EU Loses Two Iran, Syria Sanctions Cases

The EU has lost two new sanctions cases, with the bloc's second highest court overturning the EU's decisions to blacklist Iran's Sharif University of Technology and former Syrian minister Mohamad Nedal Alchaar.

wsj.com (29 days ago)


Graves of wealthy Romans unearthed by students: 'Hugely significant' remains found buried on grounds of 1,700-year-old villa

Graves of wealthy Romans unearthed by students: 'Hugely significant' remains found buried on...

Around 85 students from Bournemouth University discovered the grave (pictured) 300ft (91 metres) where a 4th century villa was found in Blandford, Dorset.

dailymail.co.uk (29 days ago)

University of Utah changes lyrics to fight song

SALT LAKE CITY (Reuters) - University of Utah football fans will be singing different words to their century-old fight song this autumn after the school changed the lyrics to be more inclusive of women and minorities, officials said on Wednesday.

chicagotribune.com (29 days ago)

Quinnipiac poll: 92% U.S. voters favor background checks for all gun purchases

Quinnipiac poll: 92% U.S. voters favor background checks for all gun purchases

Quinnipiac University released its latest poll on the hot button issue of gun control this morning, but the survey of 1,446 registered voters nationwide say they favor "requiring background checks for all gun buyers" by...

examiner.com (29 days ago)

This Woman Is Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro To Help City Kids Discover The Outdoors

This Woman Is Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro To Help City Kids Discover The Outdoors

Some of Lauren Billings’ favorite childhood memories took place in nature, but it wasn't until she grew up, moved to New York City and joined an outdoor adventure group that she realized some kids never have the chance to develop a relationship with the great outdoors. Billings, 26, spent her childhood in suburban...

huffingtonpost.com (29 days ago)


Practice DOESN'T make perfect: Rehearsing only plays a small part in boosting performance

Practice DOESN'T make perfect: Rehearsing only plays a small part in boosting performance

Researchers from Princeton University found the majority of studies about music, games, sports, professions and education showed a positive relationship between practice and performance, but not at a significant level.

dailymail.co.uk (29 days ago)

California student dies on hiking trip with fraternity: reports

(Reuters) - A California university fraternity has been ordered to stop all activities after a student died on hiking trip with group members in the Angeles National Forest, the university said, according to local media. A 19-year-old California State University-Northridge student died on Tuesday after running out...

yahoo.com (29 days ago)

BJP demands varsity, VDCs, Mansarowar yatra for Ladakh

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s visit to Jammu and Kashmir, the BJP on Thursday demanded opening of Ladakh-Mansarowar route, setting up of University, Kargil Airport, Ladakh Scouts based on VDCs and construction of Zojila tunnel immediately.

india.com (29 days ago)

AUDIO: 50 years of the television watershed

AUDIO: 50 years of the television watershed

City University's Stewart Purvis looks at the impact of the television watershed, which has been in place for 50 years.

bbci.co.uk (29 days ago)

City building design big keeps cushy side job at Columbia

City building design big keeps cushy side job at Columbia

The city’s new design and construction commissioner received a waiver from ethics rules so he can continue teaching at Columbia University and receiving Columbia housing and tuition benefits as he draws his $205,180 city salary, records show.

nydailynews.com (29 days ago)

EU court scraps sanctions on Iranian university

BRUSSELS (AP) -- A European Union court on Thursday annulled sanctions placed by the 28-nation bloc on a leading Iranian university because of its alleged involvement with the country's nuclear program....

ap.org (29 days ago)

California student dies on hiking trip with fraternity: reports

(Reuters) - A California university fraternity has been ordered to stop all activities after a student died on hiking trip with group members in the Angeles National Forest, the university said, according to local media.

reuters.com (29 days ago)

Analysis: Facebook toying with your feelings: what does the experiment mean for you?

Analysis: Facebook toying with your feelings: what does the experiment mean for you?

What does Facebook's experiment mean for you?.Facebook has hit the headlines for all the wrong reasons: last week it emerged that nearly a quarter of a million users' news feeds were deliberately manipulated to see if such manipulation could change their moods. Critics say that's unethical at best and downright evil...

techradar.com (29 days ago)

EU court scraps sanctions on Iranian university

BRUSSELS (AP) - A European Union court has annulled sanctions placed by the 28-nation bloc on a leading Iranian university because of its alleged involvement with the country's nuclear program.

denverpost.com (29 days ago)

EU court scraps sanctions on Iranian university

A European Union court has annulled sanctions placed by the 28-nation bloc on a leading Iranian university because of its alleged involvement with the country's nuclear program.

miamiherald.com (29 days ago)

Building machines from muscle: University of Illinois demonstrates "walking" bio-robot

Building machines from muscle: University of Illinois demonstrates "walking" bio-robot

If you're going to deploy robots in biological settings – for example, inside the body – it makes a lot of sense to build those robots out of actual biological body parts. Muscle, for example, is a very effective, biodegradable replacement for an electric actuator that can run in a nutrient-rich fluid without the...

gizmag.com (29 days ago)

EU Court Scraps Sanctions on Iranian University

EU court annuls sanctions against Iranian university over nuclear program, cites lack of proof

abcnews.com (29 days ago)

Jack Lutz, educator in U.S., overseas

Jack Lutz, 92, of Mount Laurel, an educator in the Philadelphia area and abroad, died Sunday, June 29, at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital of a subdural hematoma.

philly.com (29 days ago)

Mabee-Gerrer Museum offers mixed media art clinic

The Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art on the campus of St. Gregory's University is offering a mixed media art clinic next week for students ages 11 to 18.

miamiherald.com (29 days ago)

U.S. poll: more voters see Obama as worst president in modern times

The 44th President is ranked the worst since WWII in a Quinnipiac University poll.

yahoo.com (29 days ago)

UNM administrator, ‘a born leader,’ dies at 76

Steven R. Beffort, described by the University of New Mexico as "a strong, steady, behind-the-scenes ...

abqjournal.com (29 days ago)

University students 'not happy' with media and arts degrees

University students 'not happy' with media and arts degrees

The Higher Education Funding Council for England finds significant differences in student satisfaction rates between degree subjects, with media studies degrees ranked lowest and veterinary science highest

telegraph.co.uk (29 days ago)

University of California launches effort to reduce world hunger

University of California launches effort to reduce world hunger

 The University of California system is launching an effort to expand research and outreach to help reduce world hunger, improve nutrition and aid farmers coping with climate change, officials announced Tuesday.

latimes.com (29 days ago)

Greasing up for summer: a little fear can lead to healthy sun protection habits

Greasing up for summer: a little fear can lead to healthy sun protection habits

A study from the University at Buffalo in New York suggests that fear of developing skin cancer is the driving force behind sunblock use, more so than existing statistics reflecting the likelihood that it will happen. Marc Kiviniemi, lead researcher and assistant professor of community health and health behavior,...

yahoo.com (29 days ago)

Ramadan, Day 6: Anger Management

Ramadan, Day 6: Anger Management

The holy month of Ramadan is a time of deep reflection for Muslims worldwide. Over the 30 days of Ramadan, Imam Sohaib Sultan of Princeton University will offer contemplative pieces on contemporary issues drawing from the wisdoms of the Qur’an – the sacred scripture that Muslims revere as the words of God and God’s...

time.com (29 days ago)

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