Julie Quah

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12-inch Retina MacBook Air is coming in early 2015

Apple’s new 12-inch Retina MacBook Air is expected to enter mass production in the first quarter of 2015, manufactured by Quanta Computer, according to a new report released today.<p>The new notebook is expected to boast Intel’s Broadwell processors, and a chassis redesign which will further reduce …

NASA scientists propose sending humans to the skies of Venus

Venus might be closer to Earth, but that doesn't make it easier to explore than Mars. For starters, the surface of Venus has the pressure of 92 of Earth's atmospheres, to say nothing of the temperatures — which can reach more than 900 degrees Fahrenheit (500 degrees C), heat that can melt lead. But …

Nigel Farage condemns schoolchildren for making 'risible' anti-Ukip app

UKIP leader Nigel Farage says the game in which players kick immigrants as far as possible to gain the highest 'racism' rating is 'pathetic'<p>Nigel Farage has condemned a phone app made by schoolchildren featuring a character called Nicholas Fromage kicking immigrants off the white cliffs of …

Bin Lorry Crashes Into Pedestrians In Glasgow's George Square, Six Confirmed Dead

Six people have been confirmed dead after an out-of-control bin lorry crashed in the heart of Glasgow today.<p>Witnesses described bodies lying in the …

Inflation slides in September, market sees delayed rate hike | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - British inflation slowed sharply in September to its lowest level in five years, further reducing pressure on the Bank of England to start raising interest rates even as the economy grows strongly.<p>Customers shop for groceries in a supermarket in London October 18, 2011. …

Stop Penalizing Boys for Not Being Able to Sit Still at School

Instead, help them channel their energy into productive tasks.<p>This year's end-of-year paper purge in my middle school office revealed a startling pattern in my teaching practices: I discipline boys far more often than I discipline girls. Flipping through the pink and yellow slips--my school's …