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High-tech devices take cheating to new level in Thai schools

BANGKOK (AP) — Glasses with embedded cameras and smartwatches with stored information seem like regular spy equipment for the likes of James Bond, …

Education

Crowdcube is pausing plans to get into the IPO market: 'The economics are god-awful'

Luke Lang, chief marketing officer and cofounder of Crowdcube, told Business Insider: "I guess we continue to monitor that but the more that we look at it, the more you see how difficult it is. I know some of our competitors are starting to make noises about it — it's a really difficult …

Nearly 1 billion Indians still have no Internet access

With the wider Internet adoption, India could see a major push in growth, job creation and improvements in public services, according to the World Bank.<p>The Indian government, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has grown increasingly focused on giving more people access to the Internet, but the …

Emerging Markets

WhatsApp just launched a desktop app to let you chat at your computer — here's how to get it

WhatsApp has released an official desktop app, letting you use its wildly popular messaging service on your computer.<p>It's pretty handy if you're stuck staring at a screen all day and don't want to have to glance down at your smartphone's tiny display to check your messages.<p>It's available for …

Graham Norton is right, Australia's participation in Eurovision is stupid

Irish television host Graham Norton has said the Eurovision song contest should “get rid of Australia”. As an Australian, I wholeheartedly agree.<p>He told the UK Sun on Tuesday that he didn’t understand why we were taking part in the infamous singing contest. “I know some countries aren’t technically …

Eurovision Song Contest