Google I/O 2019: How to Watch Livestream, Keynote Timing, What to Expect

Google I/O 2019: Google is likely to announce multiple hardware products during the keynote Highlights Google I/O 2019 might be used to details new Android Q features We also expect to see a new Android Q developer beta Event highlights will be available on the Google I/O 2019 website The 2019 edition of Google I/O – the search giant’s annual developer conference – is set to start today, and we are expecting some major announcements such as the unveiling of the Pixel 3a duo, Android Q, smart home devices, and…

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Singapore’s coding education shows how much HK is lagging behind

Earlier, we talked about a team in Singapore that develops teaching resources on computer coding, which were then localized and introduced in Hong Kong. Many people are curious to know: why do these people choose Singapore as a base for a coding project? The answer cannot be simpler: in terms of startup spirit and emphasis on computer coding, Singapore is far ahead of Hong Kong. When I met with people from the Consulate of Singapore for lunch, I listened to their ambitious plans about the future – that all civil…

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The Soul of University Education

Dr Winnie Tang, Harbour Times columnist. Universities in Hong Kong and abroad are hard-pressed to prove their worth to students – through dramatically improved job prospects – and to society, through ‘quality of life’ improving policy and scientific breakthroughs. While those goals are eminently worthy and necessary, they must be achieved while also delivering the deeper mission of promoting our core values as a society and elevating mankind. Fortunately, we can do it all – if we avoid narrow thinking and keep the big picture in mind. Delivering the goods…

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For The Love of Reading and Learning

Teachers use a range of approaches to teach reading and the best teachers use an arsenal of techniques in order to keep their students engaged. There’s no doubt that helping to instill a love of reading is a very significant accomplishment for a teacher, as any student who begins to engage with books has a good chance at becoming a highly engaged and accomplished student. Many Approaches To Engaging Students The truth is that children do have different styles of learning, but ultimately, it’s important that a child be able…

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Survey: Teachers remain lukewarm on ed tech’s impact on classrooms

. Dive Brief: Educators remain cautious of the hype around ed tech, with less than a third reporting that they’ve changed their teaching styles or philosophies based on ed tech innovations, Education Week reports. Other findings from a new survey conducted by the Education Week Research Center include that while another 29% do feel ed tech is transformational, the statistics indicate technology has yet to make huge differences in the typical classroom, with many tech solutions and implementations running counter to narratives portrayed around the multi-billion dollar ed tech industry. Key factors…

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Facebook Messenger Now Lets You Un-Send Messages, Using ‘Remove for Everyone’ Read in

HIGHLIGHTS Users will have a 10-minute window after sending a message to undo it A note will be left behind telling the remark was removed The feature will be available on both Apple and Android mobile devices Facebook on Tuesday added a Messenger feature for anyone who has fired off a comment they regretted – a way to take it back. Messenger users will now have a 10-minute window after sending a message to undo it, leaving behind a note telling everyone in a conversation that the remark was removed, according…

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Coffee-A Morning Booster

Coffee, a morning booster, an energy drink, caffeinates or say it by any other name. One thing in common is there that these magical beans are loved by most of the people in world. There are countries with a great thrift in coffee culture. People start their dayswith coffee and end their days with coffee. Basically coffee is an extract of the beans of coffee plant. Coffee is of different types and each species of coffee has its own flavour depending on how it is being fermented and in which…

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Buying silver coins online- where to find silver coins?

Buying silver coins online is just like eating a piece of cake. Though, you are supposed to do a thorough research about the website you are going to deal with. The reason is, there are different kinds of websites which give silver online which are not made up of solid silver but plated silver only. The usually not use plated word so as to confuse you and give the wrong product. In the online field, you encounter different kind of industries. Some work just like a professional and follows all…

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Buying furniture online: Tips to get the best office/home furniture online!

Unlike clothes, filters or any other electronic items, furniture is not only an expensive investment but it is a much heavier investment. It is not that easy to get the best furniture from online websites. If you don’t know the exact way, you will be ending up buying the low-quality furniture. So, here, I have got the tips which will help you to get the best furniture from the best online websites like Sunpan. Consider the companies which produce the only furniture While looking for an online furniture company, you…

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How the mindfulness can give an edge to you?

Human life is basically full of the events and you can’t ignore any event in your life. Though, there are several strategies which people can follow to get over the things. But, here, I am talking about one of the most common strategy which is being followed by most of the people. The strategy is known as the mindfulness. Mindfulness id something with which you can easily relate whatever is going on in your life. If you know the mindfulness in detail, you will definitely know how to deal with…

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