How can we minimize poverty’s impact on public education?

CN+R Staff Report Editor’s note: Chatham County’s second “One Chatham” event — a community conversation sponsored by the News + Record and the Our Chatham program of the UNC School of Media and Journalism’s Reese News Lab — will tackle the subject of poverty’s impact on public education outcomes. The 90-minute public forum, sponsored by […]

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Time spent on smartphones isn’t damaging teens’ mental health, study shows

In the last decade, many commentators have expressed concern over how much time we spend using technology and its effects on mental health. This is particularly an issue with younger people, who can experience high rates of cyberbullying and can have adverse reactions to social media. However, teens themselves don’t necessarily agree, with surveys showing they are aware […]

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RBI tweaks norms on VRR investment by FPIs

The Reserve Bank of India Friday fixed the investment limit at Rs 54,606.55 crore for foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) under the voluntary retention route (VRR), which allows to park funds in both government securities as well as corporate debt. VRR for investments by FPIs was introduced on March 1. Limits for investment in debt by […]

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Here are 3 healthy food companies that you need on your radar

Here are 3 healthy food companies that you need on your radar Your food choices each day affect your health, how you feel today, tomorrow, and in the future. A nutritious, well-balanced diet helps you maintain your body’s overall function and here are 3 companies showing you the way. Good nutrition is an important part […]

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Are AR And VR (Finally) On The Cusp Of Going Mainstream?

As a result, I predict that more companies will start to use VR/AR in advertising and that big brands will rush to make the best use of it as the technology matures and becomes more mainstream and immersive. Some brands are already using these technologies. For example, Chick-fil-A tested VR on its website around its “Eat Mor […]

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