Education

Pursuing an education, no matter what

Getting an undergraduate degree from Columbia is hard enough as it is. Getting a doctorate from Columbia, while commuting from Long Island and raising three kids, including a newborn? That sounds almost impossible. But Secretary Madeleine Albright did it, earning her Ph.D. in 1976. Countless late nights, hour-long commutes, and early mornings to get the kids ready […]

Education

Willoughby Fine Arts Association’s director of education embracing challenges, future

Lora Workman knew when she was hired this summer as the fourth director of education in the history of The Fine Arts Association that things would be somewhat different. But if anyone was fit to serve in the role of director of education, after the departure of Jeannie Fleming-Gifford, Workman possessed the pedigree. She’s been at Playhouse Square in […]

Android

WhatsApp for Android Gets ‘Swipe to Reply’ Gesture Support; Ability to Download External Sticker Packs Tipped

A long time after its debut on iPhone, the anticipated ‘Swipe to Reply’ feature has now headed to WhatsApp for Android. The feature that is designed to let you quickly reply to your messages on the instant messaging app is currently available through beta version 2.18.300. The Facebook-owned company brought the identical experience to iPhone users back in June last year, […]

Gadgets

Google Pixel Slate Chrome OS Tablet to Dual-Boot Windows 10: Reports

Google’s first Chrome OS-based tablet, may just be called the Pixel Slate, may support dual-booting Windows 10 – allowing two operating systems to run on one device, the media reported The Mountain View company will allow the ‘Pixelbook’ to be Windows 10 certified, indicating that it could run Microsoft’s Windows 10, Windows Latest reported on Sunday. Notably, Google has previously also […]