“This is a brief, cartoony overview of searching for information in an academic setting. Includes use of quotation marks, “and” and choosing terms. There is also a bit about locating a text.”
“Twitter announced on Wednesday a series of new updates for the iPhone and Android apps and Twitter.com.”
“Tweets belonging to the same conversation are now connected with a vertical line and shown in chronological order. Users will see a maximum of three Tweets in sequence in their home stream and will just have to tap a message to access the replies from all participants – even the ones they do not follow.”
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A new e–book exploring our digital journey.
Millennium Development Goals Report 2013 was launched in July up-dating information about completing the Millenium Development Goals 2015 (MDG). The Target of MDG 2 is to ensure that, by 2015, children everywhere, boys and girls alike, will be able to complete a full course of primary schooling.
“New research shows combining technical skills with a liberal arts education can nearly double the jobs available to liberal arts graduates and offer an average salary premium of $6,000.”
“‘Despite the high unemployment rate for liberal arts graduates, we are seeing that the skills they possess are in-demand when coupled with specific technical skills,’ said Matthew Sigelman, CEO at Burning Glass. ‘Employers report a strong need for recent graduates who possess skills such as writing, adaptability, and problem solving. When combining these skills with workforce-specific competencies, a liberal arts education becomes highly valuable.'”
See also USA Today’s How to turn a liberal arts degree into a paycheck