OnePlus 5 and 5T Will Get Faster Android Updates With Project Treble Support

OnePlus has managed to update its phones faster than the average purveyor of Android smartphones, but fans were disappointed to learn the company would not bring Google’s update-friendly Project Treble to its 2017 flagships, the OnePlus 5 and 5T. However, OnePlus had a change of heart and now says Treble support will arrive after all. The feature is being tested in the latest open beta update, coming soon to all devices. Google announced Project Treble in advance of launching 8.0 Oreo last year. This is a modular approach to Android software that uses…

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Of 14,603 students, only 40 apply for changes in online provision merit list

Of the 14,603 students, whose name was featured in the online provisional common merit list released by the UT education department on their website, only 40 applied for changes in the forms filled by them on Wednesday. Giving details, district education officer, Chandigarh, said, “In a first for the UT education department, the online system of form filling has been fairly successful. The number of grievances has come down.” COUNSELLING SCHEDULE FIRST COUNSELLING Display of school and stream allotment list: June 30 Dates for depositing fee: July 2 to 3…

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Boarding gets better: Apps, appliances give college hostels a makeover

Hostel years can be bittersweet — it’s when your best campus memories are made, but it can also be fraught with hassles. Not every hostel is equipped to mimic the convenience of home. The first few days are marked with running around to buy essentials like a bucket, pillows and blankets. Mid-semester, you’re often scrambling to get an important document printed. If it’s the day before the presentation, you’re probably spending it hustling to get your suit ironed. But students and administrations are now collaborating to manage resources and offer…

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JAC Jharkhand 12th arts result 2018 announced, 72.62% pass

The intermediate or Class 12 board arts examination results were declared by the Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) at a press conference in Ranchi on Wednesday. The pass percentage this year is 72.62% Of the 1,81,999 students who took the examination, 1,32,179 cleared it. The pass percentage for boys was 70.57%, while 74.12% girls passed. A total of 12,430 students secured first division, while 88,805 got second and 30,943 the third division. Among districts, Khunti topped with a pass percentage of 92.51%, followed by Lohardaga 90.60% and Ranchi 86.66%. Students who…

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School students to get awareness on gender-based violence

School students will now be taught about gender-based discrimination and the various forms of gender-based violence including marital rape, domestic violence, child marriage among others, according to an official manual. The national council of educational research and training (NCERT) released the manual, a copy of which is with HT, earlier this month for school management committees (SMC) that are formed under the Right to Education (RTE) Act to educate students on a number of issues related to inclusion, equity and gender. The manual said SMCs “together may plan activities for…

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How Computer Science Expertise Positively Impacts Texas Businesses

Gaining the technical, analysis, and planning skills needed to obtain, set-up, and maintain computers, networks, software, and optimize all business systems will make you a much sought-after potential employee. The investment in a degree in Computer Science is a wise decision for those that are flexible in career destination. Computer Systems Analysis and Optimization Not every computer system is compatible with how your business operates. Operating speed, data input, storage, and making sure all aspects of your business can access and benefit from technology is the sure path to overall…

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How to Narrow Down Your Options for the Future

Trying to decide what the future will hold can be a daunting task for any high school student as well as their parents. With so many options available to kids today, it can all seem quite overwhelming. Even once you have decided on a general career path, figuring out how to make it happen can be a struggle. By breaking your choices down into three basic categories, you can narrow down your options for a more manageable selection of schools to pick from. College Careers such as those in the…

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42,000 Bihar Board Class 10 answer sheets recovered from scrap dealer

A Special Investigation Team of the Bihar Police on Saturday recovered 42,000 missing copies of answer sheets of the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) Class 10th exam from a scrap dealer’s shop and arrested two persons in the connection. Acting on specific information, the SIT raided the shop at Hajiyapur in Gopalganj district and recovered all copies of answer sheets that went missing last week. The team arrested the scrap dealer and his helper for purchasing them, police said. According to the police, shopkeeper Pappu Gupta said that a peon…

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Colleges calm confused students as Mumbai university halts admissions

A day after the University of Mumbai stopped admissions to degree courses after protests against minority institutions getting a choice to do away with a separate quota for backward class students , colleges were busy calming anxious students and parents, who sought clarity on the issue. As per the original admissions schedule released by MU, the first merit list was announced on June 19 and for the first time in several years, no separate list for backward category students was drawn in minority institutes. This was in line with an…

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Aadhaar needed during counselling for medical seats: Madras HC

The Madras High Court today made it clear that Aadhaar card and its photocopy are compulsory during counselling to medical admissions in Tamil Nadu. Justice N Kirubakaran was passing interim orders on petitions alleging that students from outside Tamil Nadu were admitted to medical courses without any scrutiny of the genuineness of their nativity. The judge directed authorities of medical education in Tamil Nadu to insist on production of Aadhaar cards. The petitioners alleged that many students from other states have been allotted MBBS seats in Tamil Nadu based on…

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