Archive for 30 abril 2012

Why so few people are left-handed

abril 30, 2012

See on Scoop.itLeft-Handed

Right-handers have long accounted for 90 percent of the population, and scientists may have figured out why…

See on theweek.com

Why being left-handed may make you better at basketball

abril 27, 2012

See on Scoop.itLeft-Handed

The low number of people who are left-handed has come about because of high-levels of human cooperation, Northwestern University researchers claimed.

See on www.dailymail.co.uk

Native Languages Go International

abril 23, 2012

See on Scoop.itWorld Languages

With one stroke of an official pen, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a bill giving life to teaching Native American languages that now, as world languages, can count for high school credit.

 

See on indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com

Face to face with a new language

abril 19, 2012

See on Scoop.itWorld Languages

Some language departments are having students Skype with their counterparts abroad.

See on www.mndaily.com

TechCrunch | Cloud Communications And The Future of Marketing In The Post-PC World

abril 15, 2012

Via Scoop.itAll Social Media

If you are a marketer who has spent the last 10 years mastering the art of capturing and converting customers on the desktop web, the rapid rise of smartphones and the iPad might make you nervous.

Via techcrunch.com

Bilingual and struggling

abril 12, 2012

Via Scoop.itWorld Languages

A bilingual parent tries to keep a native tongue alive at home, a problem faced by many immigrants.

Via www.csmonitor.com

Google+ Rolls Out New Look

abril 12, 2012

Via Scoop.itAll Social Media

Google s rolling out new redesign to Google+ that allow users to create a more customized experience on the site.

Via mashable.com

Immersion Beats Classroom for Mastering a Foreign Tongue: Study – US News and World Report

abril 11, 2012

Via Scoop.itWorld Languages

Either way, the brain seems to consolidate new language over time, researchers find…

Via health.usnews.com

Using social media as a language learning tool

abril 10, 2012

Via Scoop.itWorld Languages

Children now turn to social media by default.

Via www.guardian.co.uk

Razer to hand over new gaming mouse for lefties

abril 3, 2012

Via Scoop.itLeft-Handed

Not everyone understands the plight of left-handed computer gamers like Razer, which is planning to release its second mouse for southpaws. Read this blog post by Christopher MacManus on Crave.

Via news.cnet.com