The controversial new method of evaluating teachers and schools - called "value-added" - does not appear to affect property values, finds research by economists at Michigan State University and Cornell University.
In some environments it's harder to create positive cultures than others. Phil Moore, Managing Partner of Porter Keadle Moore, an Atlanta based accounting firm says, "As accountants, our job is to fin ... Read more
The war between messengers is a war of attrition.
Skype announced a new feature, Skype Mojis, which allows users to share short clips from movies and TV shows within their chats, in a blog post Tuesda ... Read more
You've resisted an upgrade until now — is it time to jump to the Note 5?
Each time a new phone comes out, there's bound to be some amount of draw to upgrading your phone to the latest and greatest. ... Read more
We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life. Tod ... Read more
If you’re breastfeeding a baby and worried that you aren’t making enough milk, there’s something you need to know: You may not actually have a problem with your milk supply—and if you do, there are be ... Read more
Fruit Ninja studio Halfbrick recently fired its final two designers, as reported by Kotaku Australia on Monday. This marks a structural shift for the company: Halfbrick doesn't plan on hi ... Read more
With the federal election around the corner, child care has become a major ballot issue. While every party has its own idea of how best to offset the costs of raising children, no one is looking at ho ... Read more
By, Siraj Hashmi The United States leads the world in private gun ownership and the rate of firearm deaths per year with 29.7 per one million Americans this year. Since the shooting at Columbine High ... Read more
"You have to be careful when you read things. Most of what you read is wrong, anyway," Jack Rutberg responded to a question I had asked regarding a magazine article about him and his gallery. "If you ... Read more
As the vinyl record resurgence continues, the problem is that there simply aren't enough record pressing plants to meet the demand. Indie labels get pushed to the back of the line when the majors plac ... Read more
GUEST: Forget about the Chinese gaming market. Really. Most of you reading this post do not need me to tell you that the Chinese game market is worth around $15 billion and year-over-year growth is at ... Read more
Bernie Sanders Came to Town A-riding on the Polls Put himself right on the map And scared those Wall Street Moles CHORUS: Bernie Sanders, Keep it Up Bernie is just dandy Mind the voters, watch your st ... Read more
And now I present to you ... the DUCK BOMB. #duckarmy
https://t.co/4oOMXgvfVN— Adam Savage (@donttrythis) September 14, 2015
Adam Savage is becoming obsessed with this thing. He's created a ... Read more