Windows 8.1 Makes a Case for Ditching the Desktop

With Windows 8.1, Microsoft is finally getting there. By Jared Newman @OneJaredNewmanJune 27, When Microsoft first revealed Windows 8.1, many pundits fixated on what they saw as backpedaling. The fact that Microsoft was bringing back a Start button, and making it easier to stay within the confines of the desktop, they said, was a sign […]

Writing Skills

Grammar, Spelling and Punctuation Correct grammar, punctuation and spelling are key in written communications.  The reader will form an opinion of you, the author, based on both the content and presentation, and errors are likely to lead them to form a negative impression. If you are unconvinced about the importance of accurate writing, think of […]

Stress management

Positive thinking helps with stress management and can even improve your health. Practice overcoming negative self-talk with examples provided. By Mayo Clinic staff Is your glass half-empty or half-full? How you answer this age-old question about positive thinking may reflect your outlook on life, your attitude toward yourself, and whether you’re optimistic or pessimistic — […]

US spy chief Clapper defends Prism and phone surveillance

  US spy chief James Clapper has strongly defended government surveillance programmes after revelations of phone records being collected and internet servers being tapped. He said disclosure of a secret court document on phone record collection threatened “irreversible harm”. Revelations of an alleged programme to tap into servers of nine internet firms were “reprehensible”, he […]

Lesotho coach ready to stop Zambia to aid Ghana in World Cup qualifiers

Lesotho coach Leslie Notsi believes his team is ready to claim a famous victory over Zambia this weekend to help Ghana in the 2014 World Cup qualifiers. The Crocodiles travel to face the Chipolopolo this Saturday in the crucial game in Ndola. Zambia desperately need a win to remain in pole position to pick the […]

Ghana’s World Cup qualification non-negotiable – Nyantakyi

Ghana’s World Cup qualification non-negotiable –   Nyantakyi Posted On Thursday, 6th June 2013 By Ameenu Shardow- Ghana FA boss Kwasi Nyantakyi insists a Black Stars win in the remaining 2014 World Cup qualifiers leading to qualification is non-negotiable. Ghana will play the first of a double-header qualifier this month against Sudan on Friday. The […]