Month: May 2020

3 Jobs You Can Land with a Data Analytics Degree

With a data analytics degree, you can develop the skills you need to obtain some of the most in-demand jobs. In today’s business environment, data is more important to companies than ever before. Data-driven insights can help organizations improve efficiencies, identify customer needs and strategize for the future. Companies need […]

Rate this:

Facilitating Research and Innovation: COVID-19 Bio Banks

For the mitigation of COVID-19 pandemic, R&D efforts are directed at the development of vaccines, diagnostics and therapeutics. The specimens collected from COVID-19 positive subjects can be a valuable resource for the R&D efforts. NITI Aayog has recently issued guidelines for sharing of bio specimens and data for research related to […]

Rate this:

Educational Technology article – Attributes of Open Pedagogy: A Model for Using Open Educational Resources

Opennessby Scinoptica Opennessby Scinoptica  My article – Attributes of Open Pedagogy: A Model for Using Open Educational Resources has recently been published in Educational Technology the magazine for managers of change in education. This article brings together some of the ideas about Open Education Practices that I have been posting over the past year. Your comments […]

Rate this:

Mobile Learning in ELT: Survey 2013

In 2010, after buying my first iPad I decided to do some research into how teachers were using mobile devices in their classrooms and their teaching. At this stage ‘smart’ phones were already starting to make an impact and tablet devices were just coming onto the market.  The research results […]

Rate this:

Missile Park ‘Agneeprastha’ to be set up at INS Kalinga

Foundation Stone for a Missile Park “AGNEEPRASTHA” was laid at INS Kalinga by Cmde Rajesh Debnath,  Commanding Officer, in the presence of Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain, PVSM, AVSM, VSM, FOC-in-C (East) on 28 May 20.           The Missile Park ‘AGNEEPRASTHA’ once completed will be dedicated to all the Officers, Sailors […]

Rate this:

‘Hackathon’ for computational drug discovery

At a media briefing here today, Dr. Vinod Paul, Member NITI Aayog and Professor K. Vijay Raghavan, Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India, summarised activities on COVID-19 related to Science and Technology in the areas of vaccines, drug discovery, diagnostics and testing. On vaccines, it was pointed out […]

Rate this: