Home News Mind Daily news 16 November 2018 By Sam WongTo go back in time, it might help to go backwards in space. Volunteers in a study did better in a memory test if they walked backwards before taking it – or if they simply imagined moving backwards. Aleksandar Aksentijevic at the University of Roehampton, UK, and colleagues asked 114 volunteers to watch a video in which a woman has her bag stolen by a passer-by. Ten minutes after watching the video, some of the participants were told to walk forwards or backwards 10 metres, while those in a control … Trending Latest Video Free Is quantum physics behind your brain's ability to think? The brain's 7D sandcastles could be the key to consciousness End of days: Is Western civilisation on the brink of collapse? Exclusive: A new test can predict IVF embryos' risk of having a low IQ We thought the Incas couldn't write. These knots change everything Catching up on sleep … [Read more...] about Walking backwards can boost your short-term memory
skywalkerhild14Nov 16, 2018, 6:46 AM I recently downloaded destiny 2 and have been playing it with my friends. It has been a very enjoyable game so far except I often get frame dips into the low 50-40 ranges with my Rx 580. This does only happen when a lot is going on and when loading a new region but also some random times when nothing is happening. I was told this card could run high or max settings at 1080p no problem. I have been using msi after burner to look at temperatures and usages and the temps never got very high but the gpu usage was jumping up and down going from 0% to 100% in a few seconds. I have messed around with the settings and nothing seems to make a difference. What might remedy this problem, any help/comments is very appreciated … [Read more...] about Rx 580 low FPS In destiny 2
No but sorta if you are gaming. It is not 100% necessary but I would urge anyone doing a gaming build in this day and age to have at least 16GB of ram unless a super strict budget dictate otherwise. Many games now require 12-16Gb of ram under either minimum spec or at the least recommended spec. So Do with that what you will. … [Read more...] about Is 16GB ram needed for 8GB GPU OR i7 8700k?
The rider sacked by food delivery service Foodora has been told by the Fair Work Commission (FWC) that he was unfairly dismissed.The ruling, handed down on Friday, follows the Fair Work Ombudsman taking Foodora to the Federal Court in June, alleging that two Melbourne bike riders and a Sydney driver were classed as "independent contractors" when they did the work of full-time employees. Another rider appealed to the Fair Work Commission, saying he was unfairly dismissed after speaking out over low pay and poor conditions for delivery riders."There has been broad community and academic debate about the status of 'models' using smartphone-driven technology as a means for deploying a workforce that delivers food to consumers from restaurants and fast food outlets," Ombudsman Natalie James said at the time.The TWU is now calling for the federal government to honour Friday's ruling, and to "immediately regulate to ensure riders are given the rights they deserve". If found in breach of … [Read more...] about Foodora rider deemed employee in unfair dismissal case
Updated 10:37 pm PST, Thursday, November 15, 2018 Residents pass by The Peninsula hotel which announced that it was investigating claims in an online video that supposedly showed the hotel cleaners using dirty towels to wipe cups and sinks in Beijing Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. The Chinese tourism ministry asked authorities in Beijing, Shanghai and three provinces to investigate room cleaning at 14 major hotels after hidden camera video showed workers using used towels to clean cups and glasses and other questionable practices. less Residents pass by The Peninsula hotel which announced that it was investigating claims in an online video that supposedly showed the hotel cleaners using dirty towels to wipe cups and sinks in Beijing Friday, ... more Photo: Ng Han Guan, AP Photo: Ng Han Guan, AP Image … [Read more...] about Major hotels in China inspected after room cleaning expose