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Teens who play online games do better in school, study finds

Teenagers who play online games every day are more likely to have better grades in school, according to a new Australian study. Albert Posso of the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology looked at the results of 12,000 students who had been tested by the Program for International Student Assessment. The program involves testing 15-year-olds on […]

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Teens who play online games do better in school, study finds

Teenagers who play online games every day are more likely to have better grades in school, according to a new Australian study. Albert Posso of the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology looked at the results of 12,000 students who had been tested by the Program for International Student Assessment. The program involves testing 15-year-olds on […]

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Online games improve school grades while Facebook has the opposite effect – study

According to an Australian study, students who play online games almost every day score above average in maths and science. SYDNEY, Australia — Playing online games can improve teens’ academic performance while spending time on social media such as Facebook could do the opposite, according to an Australian study. The research, based on the performance […]

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Teens who play online games do better in school, study finds

Teenagers who play online games every day are more likely to have better grades in school, according to a new Australian study. Albert Posso of the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology looked at the results of 12,000 students who had been tested by the Program for International Student Assessment. The program involves testing 15-year-olds on […]

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To help increase online banking adoption among seniors, Capital One, Grovo and OATS launch “Ready, Set, Bank: Online Banking Made Easy”

Posted 08-08-16 Proposed by Capital One Financial Corporation To help support the increased use of online banking services among seniors, Capital One Financial Corp. has partnered with Older Adults Technology Services (OATS) – a non-profit organization that helps seniors develop technology skills – and workplace learning innovator Grovo to launch “Ready, Set, Bank: Online Banking […]

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Playing online games is linked to better academic performance in teens

Ed Jones/Stringer/Getty Images Parents – don’t worry if your kids spend all their time playing online games. It can actually improve their performance in school. That’s according to a new study from RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia. The institution found that playing games could help students hone skills learned in school and then apply them […]

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Study finds smarter students play online games

According to a new report, students who spend time playing video games online are more likely to get better grades in core subjects. The study – Internet Use and Academic Achievement Among 15-Year-Old Australian Students – tracked the exam scores and personal habits of 12,000 high school students. All had taken an internationally recognized exam […]