Ten years earlier, Strong had invited the distinguished historian Sir J.H. Plumb to dinner, noting that he was ‘querulous and ill-tempered’ and that he referred to Trevor-Roper ‘with venomous dislike’. In 2001, Strong marked Plumb’s passing with something close to glee: ‘He became bad-tempered and jealous in his last years...Isaiah Berlin called him an ignoble character.’ Girls, girls! … [Read more...] about CRAIG BROWN: Do historians have to be so horribly catty?
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The kindergarten children of AEM AUP School at Moorkanad, near Valanchery, jumped up in excitement as a giant elephant popped up beside their teacher Sindhu last week. Their online class had become a virtual reality of thrill all of a sudden, thanks to the brilliance of an enterprising teacher. … [Read more...] about Augmented reality takes online classes to exciting highs
VIEW Conference, which stands for Virtual Interactive Emerging World, has continually attracted a who’s-who of luminaries in visual effects, animation, gaming, virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality to the weeklong conference to give talks, participate in panels, network and hold master classes. … [Read more...] about VIEW Conference Hosts Animation Directors Jorge Gutierrez and Kris Pearn in a Virtual PreVIEW Conversation
TOKYO, July 3 (Reuters) - Forced to cancel a popular on-site tour due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Bank of Japan created a virtual one that takes viewers through the brick corridors, dome-roofed rooms and even an underground vault of its century-old headquarters online. … [Read more...] about BOJ offers virtual tour as headquarters off limits amid pandemic
Tell us how you got to work after the lockdown and how you are coping with it. Send us your pictures and videos to [email protected] (subject: Resuming work after lockdown) along with your NAME, AGE, LOCATION and a photograph of you. We'll feature the best responses on Rediff.com. … [Read more...] about What I learned from my virtual internship with Samsung
He continued, "So I shrug those comments and criticisms off. But you’ve got to know, when you’re a black Republican, you’re like a unicorn. People are going to criticize you when you wake up, when you go to sleep, if you say you like apple pie and football, there’s a lot of critics for that, too. So God bless their souls. … [Read more...] about NBC’s Craig Melvin asks Sen. Tim Scott if GOP is ‘using’ him as ‘token’