It’s time schools dump proprietary software and teach opensource

Windows, Google search, Gmail or Hotmail or Yahoo, MS Office and Chrome are products featured in computer text books of any educational boards in the country. It’s time educations boards dump proprietary software and adopt free and opensource  software. Nurturing with industry standard tools The plausible excuse to teach proprietary software in schools is to … Continue reading “It’s time schools dump proprietary software and teach opensource”

Natural remedies for common cold and cough

Last updated on March 24th, 2019 at 11:27 amThe following natural remedies are used by various Indian families and have proven their potency. However you will be trying at your own risk. These are not prescriptions, but rather a repository of natural remedies. Comments and discussions here. Tulsi juice and honey for cough Pluck few … Continue reading “Natural remedies for common cold and cough”

Absolute beginner’s guide to Provident Fund and Pension Scheme

Last updated on January 9th, 2019 at 09:38 pmEmployee Provident Fund (EPF) and Employee Pension Scheme (EPS) are both govt schemes meant for your retirement in which employees must contribute a certain percentage of their monthly salary towards EPF and EPS. This money can be withdrawn with interest at the time of retirement or before … Continue reading “Absolute beginner’s guide to Provident Fund and Pension Scheme”

Android Privacy: Control how much data Google collects

Last updated on July 16th, 2018 at 09:16 pmKnowledge of digital security and digital privacy is imperative today as more and more people get hooked with personal devices – Android being the top runner. Privacy and convenience are inversely related. The more convenient it is to use something, the less secure will it be. So … Continue reading “Android Privacy: Control how much data Google collects”

Launched: Eduwatch Review Platform

Last updated on July 15th, 2018 at 01:46 pmEduwatch launches a review platform where students can post reviews on their institutions confidentially. All submitted reviews will be verified first before posting it on our website. This is yet another feature built on our culture of putting students first. It was built on the realization that … Continue reading “Launched: Eduwatch Review Platform”

12 things to confirm with the HR before accepting a new job

Last updated on August 5th, 2018 at 04:41 amDon’t end up becoming a bakra after accepting a new job. Here is a checklist of certain confirmations you need to request from the HR before accepting a new job. It is advisable that you get these confirmed in an email so that you can avoid any … Continue reading “12 things to confirm with the HR before accepting a new job”

6 things to check before you take an admission in an institution

Last updated on June 22nd, 2018 at 04:25 amSo here you go, searching for an ideal institution for admission for the course you have decided to pursue. Time and money are two elements that you will spend in significant amount while doing a course, especially a professional one. “Seats are filling up fast”, “the batch … Continue reading “6 things to check before you take an admission in an institution”