How age and gender can impact social media usage

Social media has become a part of almost everyone’s daily routine, but how it’s used can differ based on age, race and ethnicity, household income and especially gender. Common Sense Media, a San Francisco based nonprofit that focuses on promoting digital well-being for children, has researched social media use extensively. In a study titled “Social … Read more

This week in games: Free Ubisoft games galore, a new Age of Empires 2 expansion, and more

2017’s basically here already. Proof? Three new game release dates this week, spanning from February to April of next year. It’s starting. That, plus Sam Lake sing-talks his way through Remedy’s music, Age of Empires II gets yet another new expansion, Planet Coaster becomes a winter wonderland, Doom runs on a single keyboard key, and … Read more

How the new age of antivirus software will protect your PC

Antivirus software ain’t what it used to be. The sneaky, sophisticated security threats your PC faces now have gone far beyond what traditional software can do. The future of protecting your PC will require a multi-pronged approach involving vigilant updates, bug bounties, and artificial intelligence. Like any software, antivirus is susceptible to bugs. Earlier this summer, … Read more

Upper age limit in police recruitment relaxed for sportspersons in Punjab

With a view to promote sports, the Punjab cabinet gave its nod to give relaxation in  the upper age limit for sports persons who have won medals in international events for the recruitment in Punjab Police. Presently, the upper age limit for joining the Deputy Superintendent post is 28 years and 25 years for Sub-Inspector … Read more

Retail faces ‘double-edged sword’ in internet age: JPMorgan Analyst

The destiny of retail requires fewer shops and a more on-line presence, but the street to that truth is fraught with threat, JPMorgan retail analyst Matt Boss stated Friday. Boss spoke at the end of a difficult few weeks for shops, at some point of which weak guidance and middling profits hammered many stocks within … Read more

Fathers’ age, lifestyle associated with delivery defects

A developing body of research is revealing institutions among delivery defects and a father’s age, alcohol use and environmental elements, say researchers at Georgetown university clinical center. they say thosedefects result from epigenetic alterations which can potentially have an effect on a couple of generations. The take a look at, posted inside the American journal … Read more

Certain form of baldness at age 45 linked to higher risk for aggressive prostate cancer

A new, large cohort analysis from the prospective Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian (PLCO) Cancer Screening Trial, indicates that men who had moderate baldness affecting both the front and the crown of their head at age 45 were at a 40% increased risk of developing aggressive prostate cancer (usually indicates a faster growing tumor resulting … Read more

Certain form of baldness at age 45 linked to higher risk for aggressive prostate cancer

A new, large cohort analysis from the prospective Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian (PLCO) Cancer Screening Trial, indicates that men who had moderate baldness affecting both the front and the crown of their head at age 45 were at a 40% increased risk of developing aggressive prostate cancer (usually indicates a faster growing tumor resulting … Read more