Tens of millions of young people around the world are not employed or in school, a problem that the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development attributes to a lack of basic literacy and math skills coupled with a disconnect between what children learn in class and what they need to know to get a job.Read full article >>
We've talked a few times about Muffin Knight [$0.99 / Free] developers Angry Mob Games' latest title, Toysburg. We have covered the game's initial trailer and soft launch in the past few months, but now we know when the game is coming out: this Wednesday, May 27th. Yep, it'll be part of the big releases
The newest iteration of Apple's mobile operating system, iOS 9, is expected to unveiled in next week's Worldwide Developers Conference, the company's annual conference to be held in San Francisco. Codenamed "Monarch," iOS 9 will be announced at the conference and if Apple follows its usual software update schedule, will be publicly revealed in September.
A report on internet usage worldwide released by the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) says that 3.2 billion people will be using the internet by the end of 2015. The report, which is released yearly, details trends in ICT growth and the connectivity gaps remaining worldwide. Show More Summary
Organizations worldwide have pinpointed a lack of capability when it comes to providing leadership programs for the millennial generation, according to Deloitte’s 2015 Global Human Capital Trends report. The ability to develop leadership programs for millennials is cited as an area of weakness by 60% of HR and business leaders [...]
The newest line of iPads could carry new features such a split-screen view and multi-user login. Apple may just reveal the new features in its upcoming WorldWide Developers' Conference.
Nadia Prupis at Common Dreams, writes Growing Global Inequality Gap 'Has Reached a Tipping Point': With the gap between the rich and poor growing worldwide, a new study by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)...Show More Summary
Fire Emblem Awakening has sold close to 1.8 million copies worldwide as of December 2014, developer Intelligent Systems has announced. The 1.79 million figure was brought to light via a new promotional page for the next game in the series, Fire Emblem If. Fire Emblem Awakening was released in 2013 on 3DS in North America […]
Two windows, two users at a time? How is that possible? As we approach Cupertino's Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) ripened rumours continue to fall off the Apple tree.…
Puerto Rican developer Space Rhino Games has announced their tower defense game Breach TD will be launching worldwide next week, on May 27th. The game is described as being a spiritual successor to Squad TD, which is a popular mod for Starcraft 2. The original creator and maintainer of the map, known as Tsjnsn, is
What began as some squabbling over the definition of net neutrality in India has evolved into a global public relations shit show for Facebook. As we've been discussing, India's government has been trying to define net neutrality ahead of the creation of new neutrality rules. Show More Summary
Renewable energy jobs grew 18% in 2014 to hit a new high of 7.7 million, led by China's dominance and growing capacity in developing economies 7.7 Million Renewable Energy Jobs Worldwide In 2014 was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.
According to a report on Wednesday, Russia will be one of the first countries to host Apple's upcoming on-demand streaming music service rumored to debut at the company's Worldwide Developers Conference next month.
Apple’s plan to manage upcoming HomeKit-compatible accessories could revolve around a new iOS app called “Home,” according to sources familiar with the app. Introduced at last year’s Worldwide Developers Conference, HomeKit is an Apple...Show More Summary
Though iOS 9 and OS X 10.11 are set to debut in three weeks at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference, we've heard little detail on the content Apple might include in the new operating system updates. Neither operating system is expected...Show More Summary
Rumors surrounding Apple’s plans for TV have been picking up considerably as its Worldwide Developers Conference draws near in June. But the idea of a standalone Apple TV set (not the little hockey puck that exists already) eventually becoming a … Read more ›
The Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) is just a few weeks away, but the company is already beginning to roll out its newest products. Apple just unveiled three new products: a 15-inch MacBook Pro with Force Touch Trackpad,...Show More Summary
Current developments in Macedonia go along with "regime change" scenarios that have been used in Serbia and other European states and are currently being seen in Latin America, Zivadin Jovanovic, a Serbian diplomat and former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Yugoslavia told Sputnik.
It is estimated that there are nearly 11.4 million hand amputees worldwide, and most people simply can’t afford the hefty price-tag for a prosthetic hand. At present, the cost for a prosthetic hand ranges from $30,000.00 to $80,000.00 (USD), but a British inventor is hoping to change all that with his new, low-cost robotic hand. Show More Summary
It is often described as 'the silent killer' -- a moniker that could apply to the epidemic of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in developing nations. High blood pressure, or hypertension, kills 9 million people worldwide each year and affects 1 billion. Show More Summary