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7 Online Classes That Will Make You Smarter and More Interesting | Inc.com

Since massive open online courses, known as MOOCs, exploded on the higher education scene, they've increased the breadth and access of classes in a variety of disciplines.<p>Websites like Coursera and edX have leveled the playing field, allowing curious students from around the world to explore …

Education

iOS 9 won't let you download slim versions of apps just yet

Apple announced to developers that it has temporarily disabled an iOS 9 feature called app slicing, which was designed to help users save space on their devices.<p>Part of the ‘app thinning‘ collection of features, app slicing allows iOS devices to download only the assets they require to run, while …

Apps

Emerging headache: Brazil sinks deeper into recession

Brazil’s central bank now forecasts that the once high-flying emerging market economy will shrink by 2.7% this year—the worst contraction in a …

Finnish demonstrators attack refugees with stones and fireworks | Reuters

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Demonstrators threw stones and launched fireworks at a bus full of asylum seekers arriving at a reception center in Lahti in southern Finland, late on Thursday, Finnish media reported on Friday.<p>Asylum seekers arrive at a refugee reception centre in the northern town of Tornio, …

North Africa

Top 10 Places to See Autumn Leaves

Discover fabulous fall foliage the world over.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>Four Seasons of Travel</i><p><b>Sonoma County, California</b> <br>www.sonomacounty.com/ <br>With leaves on both tree and vine, fall foliage is doubly intense in Sonoma County. Drive through Sonoma Valley along Arnold Drive, lined with …

Sonoma County

Migrant crisis: EU splits exposed as talks take place

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1195000/1195656_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524700654_2c90db785c51b4ae028e9c6bc5c06902<p><b>Splits within the EU on the relocation of 120,000 migrants have been further exposed as leaders hold an emergency meeting in Brussels.</b><p>Slovakia is …

Europe

Burkina Faso president Michel Kafando 'back in charge after coup'

Mr Kafando says he has restored a civilian transitional government which had been formed after a popular uprising in October<p>Burkina Faso's interim president Michel Kafando, who was taken hostage during a coup a week ago, said on Wednesday he was back in power and had restored a civilian …