The Impact of the Committee System on University Management in ...
The four hypotheses formulated for this study were tested at 0.05 level of significance using student t-test for each. Where the calculated value is greater than the table value of t at 0.05 level of significance, the null was not [more...]
Date: 2010-10-11 19:27:12
“You should be reading, not texting”: Understanding classroom text ...
During my classroom observations, I noted several aspects of student technology use, including: who used technology, what technology was being used, in what setting, and during what classroom activity. See Appendix A for a table documenting these observations of students’ in class cell phone use. In addition, the key informant interviews and technobiographies (described below) provided insight into college students’ everyday technology practices, and helped to expand my understanding of the technology practices that I observed during class time. Participants and settings The settings [more...]
Date: 2010-10-13 11:29:18
At Last: Order in the Food Court! - GoChengdoo: Chengdu news ...
A good order in China has to take care of everyone seated at the table: their taste, their taboos, and the number of them. A balanced meal covers cold dishes, meat dishes, vegetables, and soup. Young people probably won't mind if the group finishes all the food, but older hosts might prefer to order slightly more food than can be finished as a sign of great hospitality and to ensure that the guests have had plenty to eat. In proper restaurants, is it true you shouldn't order rice until the end? Ordering rice at the very beginning of the meal is a little bit rude, as it shows that you don't [more...]
Date: 2010-10-12 12:45:00
World Cup Matches | What would you do in this situation?
You wake up at a beach that you don’t recognize and you don’t know how you got there. You don’t see any signs of human civilization anywhere around you. You sift through your pockets to find your phone, but your pockets are empty. All you have with you are your clothes. Away from the beach you see a small table resting on dirt. On the table is a big plate of food and a large cup filled nearly to the top. As you walk to the table to get a better look, it turns out to be your favorite foods and your favorite drink. You’re very hungry and the food smells fresh, so you take a bite. It [more...]
Date: 2010-10-13 10:21:25
T-Mobile Clarifies Wi-Fi Calling And Tethering Reports On G2 ...
T-Mobile has issued a brief statement to clarify reports that began yesterday with XDA Developers forum releasing an unconfirmed report of a software update that initialized the Wi-Fi calling feature on the G2.“Wi-Fi Calling and tethering Wi-Fi sharing are not currently supported on the T-Mobile G2. T-Mobile knows these features are important to consumers and we’re working to deliver them to G2 users in the future. We have nothing further to announce at this time.”Something didn’t sound right about this in the first place and I can’t say I’m totally surprised; this update came out [more...]
Date: 2010-10-13 14:08:55
Thunder & Lightning – Periodic Table of Videos | My Secret Projects
Zubinen says: October 13, 2010 at 3:18 pm. Yes, I know. I went to Stuyvesant high school(a public magnet school). We had to take the SHSAT to get in and 96% of test takers were rejected from Stuyvesant. Log in to Reply. Zanarkke says: ... Miyakayame says: October 13, 2010 at 4:02 pm. That was SO cool! I would love to see this lecture, really, I hope I can visit the university of Nottingham some day. Greetings from a portuguese bioengineering student :) [more...]
Date: 2010-10-13 07:50:21
MIT Admissions | Blog Entry: "Weekend Off"
New Hampshire meeting The MIT fall meeting in New Hampshire has changed its date. The new date is Tuesday, September 21. Calendar & details San Diego meeting The MIT fall meeting in San Diego has changed its date. The new date is Wednesday, September 22. Calendar & details '09-'10 MyMIT Accounts and Re-applying If you applied to MIT during the '09-'10 admissions cycle, your MyMIT account will be removed from our database in October. If you plan to re-apply for freshman admission in the current '10-'11 cycle, you will need to register for a new MyMIT account in early October. We apologize [more...]
Date: 2010-10-12 15:56:50
GENERAL - Passing refcursors between pl/pgsql functions
CREATE OR REPLACE FUNCTION fetch-from-refcursor(ref refcursor) RETURNS SETOF test-table AS $$ BEGIN RETURN FETCH 1 FROM ref; Is it possible to do such a thing? I have a feeling that it isn't, but I'd love to be proven wrong. Thanks in advance, [more...]
Date: 2010-10-13 09:18:46