Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Beasiswa Monbukagakusho Program Research Student 2012, Jepang info

Beasiswa Monbukagakusho Program Research Student 2012, Jepang in University education blog. Program ini ditujukan untuk mereka yang berminat dalam program research student di perguruan tinggi di Jepang.Peminat pada waktu menjalani research student diperbolehkan melamar ke program degree (S-2 / S-3 / professional graduate course) atau meneruskan program S-3 setelah menyelesaikan program S-2 / professional graduate course, apabila lulus seleksi tes ujian yang diberikan oleh universitas yang

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M100 Youth Media Workshop info

M100 Youth Media Workshop in University education blog. Reach the people! How can we encourage young people to read?In recent years, tremendous efforts have been made (by politicians, foundations and educational institutions) to reach poorly educated and politically distant social groups. Unfortunately, the success remained mostly moderate. Instead many young people seem to turn away from politics and the participation in social discussions, obtain less information from newspapers and

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Some words on the scummy rioters info

Some words on the scummy rioters in University education blog. From here. These are youngsters who are uniquely alienated from the communities in which they grew up. Nurtured in large part by the welfare state, financially, physically and educationally, socialised more by the agents of welfarism than by their own neighbours or local representatives, these youth have little moral or emotional attachment to their communities. Their rioting reveals not that Britain is in a time warp in 1981 or

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PhD Research Scholarship at RMIT University, Australia 2012 info

PhD Research Scholarship at RMIT University, Australia 2012 in University education blog. -Open to both local and international students.-The successful applicants will have a first class honours Bachelor degree in either applied sciences or chemical engineering, with a strong desire to work in the field of chemical sensors and/or material sciences.Scholarship Open for International Students: YesScholarship Description: Mercury is emitted into the environment via natural processes such as

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Nancy Millis PhD Scholarship funded by Water Quality Research Australia, Australia 2012 info

Nancy Millis PhD Scholarship funded by Water Quality Research Australia, Australia 2012 in University education blog. -Applicants for all scholarships should be completing an Honours degree or a four-year degree program with Honours, or hold a Masters degree.-The Scholarships are open to domestic and international students with an Australian primary scholarship or International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS).-Scholarships are open to new students, and students who are in their first

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An historical perspective on 'the state as parent' info

An historical perspective on 'the state as parent' in University education blog. A recurring theme in the debate on monitoring of home education is that parents have responsibility for their children and that if we allow local authorities to become too much involved then, it is claimed, we will find the ‘state as parent’ creeping into our society. It is instructive in this context to look at just how local authorities became involved in family life in the first place.

As readers are

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Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships at Canadian Universities, Canada 2012 info

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships at Canadian Universities, Canada 2012 in University education blog. Be nominated by only one Canadian university, which must have received a Vanier CGS allocationbe seeking financial support to pursue your first doctoral degree (or combined MA/PhD or MD/PhD)-intend to pursue, in the summer semester or the academic year following the announcement of results, full-time doctoral (or combined MA/PhD or MD/PhD) studies and research at the nominating

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Tablet PC ZTE Light Tab Price in Androholic Campaign

Recently in an attempt to steal the attention of market based device operating system Android, ZTE held a campaign called Androholic. In the Androholic campaign, they released four new gadgets as well as rearranging the previous strategy of selling two products.

Of the four models of new products presented, two of which are touchscreen smartphone, a model of tablet PC and other products is a

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Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Jack Dorsey as Smartest Person in Online payment

In 2010 Fortune has chosen 50 of the smartest people in the technology industry. One who entered the ranks of social networking is the founder of Twitter, Jack Dorsey. At that time, Jack Dorsey was considered successful build Twitter as social networking becomes a new trend. One of them because the mention (@), which makes Twitter more interactive for users.

In 2011 Fortune was again put Jack

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Galaxy Tab 10.1 banned from sale in Europe

Latest tablet computer by Samsung production, Galaxy Tab 10.1, banned from sale in Europe. Because Samsung is considered to have violated the copyright and copying of Apple Inc technology. which also issued a new tablet computer products, iPad 2.

According to The Telegraph, Tuesday, August 9, 2011, the decision was the verdict of the court in Dusseldorf, Germany. Ban the sale of Galaxy Tab

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CIMB NIAGA Undergraduate Scholarship Program for Indonesian Students, Malaysia info

CIMB NIAGA Undergraduate Scholarship Program for Indonesian Students, Malaysia in University education blog. PT Bank CIMB Niaga Tbk (“CIMB Niaga”) bersama CIMB Group, pemegang saham mayoritas CIMB Niaga di Malaysia, menyelenggarakan Program Beasiswa CIMB Niaga yang diberikan kepada para pelajar SMA di seluruh Indonesia untuk melanjutkan pendidikan S1 di Universitas di Malaysia.Program beasiswa ini sebagai bagian dari tanggung jawab perusahaan guna mendukung pengembangan dunia pendidikan di

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The Best Choice For You: Studying Abroad in High School info

The Best Choice For You: Studying Abroad in High School in University education blog. When we hear the phrase "semester abroad" most of us think college. While it is most common to study abroad when you are an undergraduate, this is not the only time that students can make this adventure. There are several programs throughout the world geared specifically toward having students study abroad while they are high school students. In many ways, studying abroad in high school may be a better

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Stock Price Indexes in Asian market slumped

This week stock price indexes in Asian market slumped back. The investors affected by concerns that the U.S. risks falling back into a new recession and after the index on Wall Street again scored the biggest decline since 2008.

According to BBC news station, the main stock indexes in a number of Asia fell some time after the transaction is opened Tuesday. Japan's Nikkei 225 index fell 4.8%,

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Research Position in Work and Human Lifecycle in Global History at Humboldt University, Germany 2012 info

Research Position in Work and Human Lifecycle in Global History at Humboldt University, Germany 2012 in University education blog. -senior scholars and postdoctoral candidate.-We welcome candidates especially from the disciplines of history, anthropology, law, sociology, political science, and area studies.-Applicants should be at the postdoctoral level or senior scholarsScholarship Open for International Students: YesScholarship Description: We welcome candidates especially from the

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An American talks about wealth info

An American talks about wealth in University education blog. Interesting snippets 1.  You cannot legislate the poor into prosperity, by legislating the wealthy out of prosperity. 2.  What one person receives without working for, another person must work for without receiving. 3.  The government cannot give to anybody anything that the government does not first take from somebody else. 4.  You cannot multiply wealth by dividing it. 5.  When half of the people get the

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The extra responsibilities of home educating parents info

The extra responsibilities of home educating parents in University education blog.
One of the great things about home education is that you can pretty well claim responsibility for the good things which your child achieves. I don’t just mean academically, but also when their character turns out well. After all, they have been with you for most of the time and so have picked up your ideas on justice and compassion, kindness and respect for the natural world. We can all feel proud about such

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2012/ 2013 The Blaustein Postdoctoral Fellowship at the Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research (BIDR), Israel info

2012/ 2013 The Blaustein Postdoctoral Fellowship at the Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research (BIDR), Israel in University education blog. Desert ecology, Solar energy and environmental physics, Architecture and town planning, Rainfed and irrigated agriculture, Hydrology, Aquaculture, Environmental microbiology, Desalination and Water Treatment, BiotechnologyCourse Level:PostdoctoralScholarship Provider: Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert ResearchScholarship can be taken at:

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Monday, August 8, 2011

DAAD Public Policy and Good Governance Master Scholarship-Announcement 2011 info

DAAD Public Policy and Good Governance Master Scholarship-Announcement 2011 in University education blog. DAAD Master Scholarship in Public Policy and Good Governance, German This programme is designed to further qualify future leaders in politics, law, economics and administration according to the principles of Good Governance and to prepare them in a praxis-oriented course for their professional life. The programme offers very good graduates with a first university degree the chance to obtain

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Rochus und Beatrice Mummert Foundation Master’s Scholarships info

Rochus und Beatrice Mummert Foundation Master’s Scholarships in University education blog. The Rochus und Beatrice Mummert Foundation sponsors High Potentials from Central and South Eastern Europe in the fields of economics, business administration, engineering, natural sciences or tourism management. The Program includes, amongst others, a scholarship for 2,5 years for a Master degree at the University of Cologne, the German Sport University Cologne or at the RWTH Aachen. The scholarships

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2011/2012 Australian Development Scholarships (ADS) for African Students info

2011/2012 Australian Development Scholarships (ADS) for African Students in University education blog. The 2012 Intake of the Australia Scholarship Awards for Africa is open for application!The Australia Awards for Africa is an initiative of the Australian Government aimed to maximise the benefit of the Australian Government’s extensive scholarship programs, and to support enduring ties between Australia and neighbouring Countries. Australian Development Scholarships (ADS) are available for

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Scholarships at the International Hellenic University info

Scholarships at the International Hellenic University in University education blog. The International Hellenic University (IHU), Thesalloniki, is Greece’s first state university where programmes are taught exclusively in English. IHU philosophy is based upon a combination of the following three concepts:  Academic Excellence, Practical Relevance, International Outlook. The IHU is based in Thessaloniki, a modern city that has been a crossroads of cultures and civilizations for

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An enduring myth among home educators info

An enduring myth among home educators in University education blog. We all kid ourselves that we behave rationally and make our choices based upon common sense and logic. Sometimes this is true; often it is not. Our decisions are frequently a product of an accumulation of our prejudices and preconceived ideas which generate reflex actions rather than considered and well ordered thoughts. Somebody mentions the death penalty and we say automatically. ‘Oh, I don’t approve of that’. It may be

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Ingleby Farm Management Scholarship at Marcus Oldham College, Australia 2012 info

Ingleby Farm Management Scholarship at Marcus Oldham College, Australia 2012 in University education blog. This scholarship is available to students (Australian and International) in the 1st year of the Bachelor of Business (Farm Business Management) in 2012Scholarship Open for International Students: YesScholarship Description: ngleby is a worldwide group of family farms. Ingleby manages pasture, arable and mixed farms in Argentina, Australia, New Zealand, Romania, Uraguay and USA. Ingleby’s

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Sunday, August 7, 2011

Stock Price index in Asian Markets still Fell

Stock price index in some Asian markets still falling when it opened this morning. Investors seemed still affected broke down last weekend when the stock price index on Wall Street and Europe fell sharply following the economic difficulties that still plagued the U.S. and some European countries.

According to BBC news station, this morning's Nikkei 225 index in Tokyo fell 0.9 percent, while

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Global Youth Summit 2011 in UK info

Global Youth Summit 2011 in UK in University education blog. Applications are accepted for the upcoming Global Youth Summit 2011, which will take place in the UK on 13-19 November, 2011. The call for applications is open for social entrepreneurs, community activists and volunteers aged 16-19 from around the world.If you’re already a Changemaker who has taken part in one of our summits, you can apply for one of the positions as peer facilitator.Please note that the application deadline is

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Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships at Canadian Universities, Canada 2012 info

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships at Canadian Universities, Canada 2012 in University education blog. Masters and Doctoral Scholarship in the field of Social Sciences, Humanities, Natural Sciences, Engineering, and Health by Government of Canada in CanadaStudy Subject(s):Social Sciences, Humanities, Natural Sciences, Engineering, and Health.Course Level:Masters and DoctoralScholarship Provider: Government of CanadaScholarship can be taken at: CanadaEligibility:Be nominated by only one

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Vinit Bharara and Marc Lore as Smartest people in E-Commerce

Some times ago, Fortune has chosen 50 of the smartest people in the technology industry. Among them is one of the founders of Apple, Steve Jobs, who was elected as CEO of the smartest, also the founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg who was elected as the smartest founder.

This year, Fortune again chose some of the smartest people in the tech industry, with a glance at some enterpreuner,

Vinit Bharara and Marc Lore

2012 IWC Water Leader Scholarships for Master Students, Australia info

2012 IWC Water Leader Scholarships for Master Students, Australia in University education blog. The International WaterCentre (IWC) Water Leader Scholarships are now open for the 2012 scholarship round. Applications close on 1 August 2011. Every year, the International WaterCentre (IWC) awards scholarships to a small number of excellent candidates who are accepted into the IWC Master of Integrated Water Management (MIWM). Scholarships are awarded to applicants who clearly demonstrate potential

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13th International Conference on Finance and Banking info

13th International Conference on Finance and Banking in University education blog. 13th International Conference on Finance and Banking will be held in Ostrava, Czech Republic, on 12-13 October 2011. Papers are currently accepted for presentation at the conference.Subject areas of the conferenceFinancial Crisis; Financial Theory and Financial Crisis; Regulation and Supervision versus Financial Crisis; Central Banks and their Role in Financial Crisis; StructuralImpacts of Financial Crisis;

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Saturday, August 6, 2011

Sangeeta’s Radio Interview info

Sangeeta’s Radio Interview in University education blog. She was interviewed by a chap on a pretty swish radio station. This radio station seems to concentrate on classical aspects related to Indian culture, history, music and the arts. Very nice. The interview was for a full hour but I have edited the file to just show the main bits.

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PhD Studentship in Computational Logic and Natural Reasoning at Tilburg University, Netherlands info

PhD Studentship in Computational Logic and Natural Reasoning at Tilburg University, Netherlands in University education blog. The Tilburg Center for Logic and Philosophy of Science (TiLPS) invites applications for a PhD position in natural logic and natural reasoning. The title of the PhD project is "A Computational Theory of Natural Logic". Individuals are encouraged to apply who have an interest in logical and computational theories of ordinary reasoning and who want to investigate these

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King of Spam in Facebook surrendered

Sanford Wallace as King of Spam in the social networking site Facebook finally surrendered to the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). He was finally released after ordered to pay a fine of $ 100 thousand.

The man named Sanford Wallace was surrendered to the FBI headquarters in California, USA, as quoted from page CNN Friday, August 5, 2011. Prosecutors accuse this man has created a

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Friday, August 5, 2011

2011 Scholarships in International Hotel Management at Stenden University Bali, Indonesia info

2011 Scholarships in International Hotel Management at Stenden University Bali, Indonesia in University education blog. Are you an Indonesian citizen? Do you have excellent study results? Are you very motivated to study International Hotel Management in Bali, earning a double degree upon graduation? Then you might be eligible for a full or partial scholarship at Stenden University Bali.Stenden University Bali has two types of scholarships for the academic year 2011/2012, both are for at least

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PhD Studentship in Natural Logic and Linguistic Semantics at Tilburg University, Netherlands info

PhD Studentship in Natural Logic and Linguistic Semantics at Tilburg University, Netherlands in University education blog. The Tilburg Center for Logic and Philosophy of Science (TiLPS) invites applications for a PhD position in natural logic and natural reasoning. The title of the PhD project is "Natural Logic and Linguistic Semantics". Individuals are encouraged to apply who have an interest in logical and computational theories of ordinary reasoning and linguistic semantics and who want to

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9/11 impacted Muslim Earnings in Germany info

9/11 impacted Muslim Earnings in Germany in University education blog. Pretty obvious, I would have said. While available evidence suggests that the events of September 11th negatively influenced the relative earnings of employees with Arab background in the US, it is not clear that they had similar effects in other countries. Our study for Germany provides evidence that the events also affected the relative earnings of Muslims outside the US. However, the results show that there was no

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Of pig's hearts info

Of pig's hearts in University education blog. A couple of days ago, I posted a fairly long piece here about teaching science at home. Nobody commented all day, which prompted one person to ask in the evening, ‘is discussing actual education less popular than some other topics?’ Very perceptive! I have noticed that there is a great difference between parents who actually get on and educate their children and those who belong to organisations and Internet groups concerned with home education.

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2012 Call for Vavilov-Frankel Fellowship in Developing Countries info

2012 Call for Vavilov-Frankel Fellowship in Developing Countries in University education blog. Bioversity International announces Fellowships in the field of biophysical, economic and social themes related to the conservation and use of of genetic resources in developing countries-2012Study Subject(s):Biophysical, economic and social themes related to the conservation and use of of genetic resourcesCourse Level:ResearchScholarship Provider: Bioversity International and Pioneer Hi-Bred, United

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Fact from account name that Google plus delete

Google plus policy that deletes account be disputed. Moreover, Google is considered too aggressive to delete accounts that do not use real names.

ReadWriteWeb page called deletion due to the policy of this name also experienced a number of influential names. One name that his account was 'kicked' is Blake Ross, who is also one of the founders of Firefox and now Director of Product Facebook.

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Latest Blackberry Torch Review

Research in Motion is BlackBerry manufacturer, has just introduced latest BlackBerry products. The new products that use operating system BlackBerry OS 7.

In addition to the operating system OS 7, New BlackBerry will also be equipped with NFC technology (Near Field Communication). With this technology, the latest BlackBerry will be used for electronic transactions, like credit card function.

Latest Blackberry Torch Review

Bullied at the University of Newcastle (Australia) info

Bullied at the University of Newcastle (Australia) in University education blog. 11 Jul 2011 7:30:24pm I believe I was bullied out of the University of Newcastle for being a whistle blower. The University of course denies it. When I was taken by ambulance to a hospital after a failed suicide attempt in my office I was told 15-20 other people from the University had been brought in the same condition for the same reasons by two different psychiatrists. All I could think was - will it take

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Thursday, August 4, 2011

The advantages of studying science at home info

I have noticed over the years that although a fair number of teachers will concede that parents might be able to impart the basics of literacy and numeracy to their own children, there is a pretty general assumption that secondary education is beyond the ability of the average mother or father. Baroness Deech touched upon this last year, when she gave as a knock-down argument against home education, that it would not be possible to teach chemistry in this way. During the course of the weekend I

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Harry Butler Environmental Vacation Scholarship for Undergraduate Students, Australia info

Undergraduate Scholarship in Environmental Science, Environmental Biology or Natural Resource Management for the permanent resident of Australia -2011-12.Study Subject(s):Environmental Science, Environmental Biology or Natural Resource ManagementCourse Level:UndergraduateScholarship Provider: Chevron AustraliaScholarship can be taken at: AustraliaEligibility:If you are a permanent resident of Australia and you are interested in combining your talents and ambition with those of our

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A black mark for Lincolnshire County Council info

I had the misfortune to be in Lincolnshire over the weekend. For those unfamiliar with this ghastly part of the country, it provides a glimpse of Britain before the Industrial Revolution; peopled as it is in the main by half-witted agricultural workers. My wife’s family live there and so we have to visit the county pretty regularly. Mind you, they live in Grimsby, which is positively cosmopolitan and sophisticated compared with the little hamlets one finds tucked away between the potato

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Christine Lagarde abuse of Power or Not

Managing Director International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde, will soon find out whether she will face a formal investigation related to allegations of abuse of power while serving as French Finance Minister, or not.

As reported by the BBC, the French judges will soon decide whether Christine Lagarde guilty or not because of intervening legal battle between the former state-owned

Christine Lagarde

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Nokia C2-03 the latest model Dual Sim Phone

[caption id="attachment_587" align="alignright" width="277" caption="Nokia C2-03"][/caption]Nokia seriously pursue a dual SIM mobile market. After presenting a series Nokia C2-00 and Nokia X1-01 some time ago, now Nokia C2-03 the latest model dual SIM phone has been presented by the cell phone manufacturer.

Unlike the two previous products are designed monoblock, Nokia C2-03 is a slide phone

Nokia Dual SIM phone

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

iCloud site for Online Storage

Steve Jobs founders of Apple introduced the iCloud, then Apple also released iCloud site, to serve the online data storage services (online storage). However, this new iCloud site was launched in Beta version.

As quoted from the pages Mashable, this Beta iCloud site can be used by all users who have Apple ID. iCloud site featured email features in web view, features Contacts, Calendar, Find my

iCloud Online Storage

Apple will Release iPhone 5 in October

Apple is big success in marketing the iPhone product. Following the success of the iPhone 4, rumors appearance of iPhone 5 continues to resonate and fans awaited. If earlier the iPhone 4 is rumored to be released in September, the latest news said Apple will release iPhone 5 in October.

As quoted from the pages of All Things Digital, a source said new iPhone (iPhone 5) will be released around

Release iPhone 5

Apple postponed Samsung sell Galaxy Tab tablets in Australia

Contrast to Singapore, sales of Samsung Galaxy Tab tablets 1.10 U.S. version in Australia was forced to be postponed following a legal case between Samsung South Korean vendors with Apple.

In disputes, Samsung also approved a request to submit a copy of the Galaxy Tab models of the product due to be released in Australia. Similarly, reported Cellular News, Tuesday (08/02/2011).

This is an

Galaxy Tab tablets in Australia