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Many people instinctively quiet down during the news hour. Others stop working or cooking to follow what has recently happened across the globe. News enthusiasts can almost predict the trending news. The rundown mostly involves: A storm or fire disaster has killed 35 people in one countryA celebrity has died of COVID-19 or has divorced the new brideThe usual sports team has won a matchExtremists have exploded a bomb somewhere killing over 20 civilians, andStock market performance has reduced to a recession Over fifty percent of the traditional news media provide unproductive information to the audience. This article has a list of six top sources to give you relevant and trending news content conveniently. News Apps When watching television news, you have to view all the content presenters broadcast, including commercials and stories that do not interest you. In contrast, cell phone news widgets allow users to select news items…

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According to the Harvard Business Review, when observing Facebook’s work environment, allowing employees to organize and design their workspace leads to better performance. The reality is, where you work, affects your mood and how you perform. If your office design is still tight cubicles in stuffy, dark rooms, chances are you feel exhausted by 10 am. If the office space is airy, light, and designed for collaboration, hours fly by, and performance is at its best. For better motivation, these few tweaks can transform your office into an energy-filled, productive space. 1. Improve the lighting According to a piece written for the online MBA program at the University of North Carolina, exposure to light improves mood, alleviates stress, and increases energy. Allowing plenty of natural light to flow into the office will help employees to be more productive when their energy levels and focus goes up. You can achieve this…

The impact of social media has exceedingly become an indispensable part of today’s society unarguably. Social media has become the very basis upon which a lot is being built with scores of information being propagated over the internet. The communities who are at the vanguard of shaping the future of social networking sites are teens and children. This is because children and teens are the gigantic majorities of people who use the internet. Supposedly, many teens spend an average of 8 hours online routinely. Much of the time is spending on social media. With only some attention to research and learning. 75% of the world population is using social media Surprisingly, there are presently 2.8 billion social media users around the globe. This implies over 33% of the total populace is utilizing some type of web-based social networking. It is making social media marketing a basic strategy for boosting leads for…

In mid-March, Facebook faced a major scandal concerning a security breach that allowed data firm Cambridge Analytica to access data from around 50 million of the social network’s users, without their permission. But it was way more than we thought, 87 million according to Facebook. Facebook Data Scandal This data was allegedly used to target American voters with political ads to enhance the efficiency of Donald Trump’s presidential election campaign. Psychographic profiles were drawn up thanks to information gleaned by app called “thisisyourdigitallife” created by Aleksandr Kogan, a Russian-American psychology professor at the University of Cambridge. This personality prediction app helped the company to collect information not only from Facebook users who took the test, but also from their friends. Facebook claims that Kogan told the company he was compiling data merely for academic purposes, while it now seems that Kogan had planned all along to hand his research over…

Eradicate Racism The destructive power of racism can be overwhelming, but is there a way to effectively combat this social vice? There are many ways to eradicate racism, but technology is seen to have the greatest potential to ultimately kick racism out of the world. In fact, scientists are currently exploring how technology can be used to build empathy and minimize tension between various groups of people. For this Transbeam SD WAN blog post, the purpose is to highlight how technology has played an integral in the fight against racism. Hashtag Activism Hashtag activism, or social activism, is the practice of fighting for a cause through social media, especially Twitter. It derives its name from the use of hashtags (#), which are normally used to talk about a cause on Twitter. With this kind of activism, you don’t have to go out in the streets to protest. All you need…

Sneak Exercises into your Normal Routine How many times have you heard that people are not exercising because they don’t have the time? It is probably the most common excuse. All the time seems to be consumed by work, school and family commitments. As we sit back and give excuses, lifestyle diseases are slowly creeping up on us. Studies show that a significant proportion of the population is overweight, including children. Just as you eat every day, you should exercise every day. Don’t spend your youthful years so busy working with the hope to enjoy yourself later, only to have that taken away from you by diseases. You do not necessarily have to set hours aside for exercise. You can incorporate exercise in the course of the normal activities: Walk Do you drive to the store for groceries even when it’s minutes away? Look out for a number of places…