Category Archives: Research

Quick and Dirty Tips for Verb Tense in Research Articles (or Academic Writings)

One of the most annoying thing in the academic writing is to keep the verb tense consistent and appropriate so that your writing may appear to be more formal and objective. Here are some tips I’ve found on the Internet. … Continue reading

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Are you suffering from Internet Addiction Disorder?

You will probably need to see a professional therapist if you’ve answered five or more “yes” to following questions (Young Diagnostic Questionnaire for Internet Addiction by Young, 1998 and Beard and Wolf, 2001). Do you feel absorbed in the Internet … Continue reading

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Adding MegaStat in Microsoft Excel 2010 (Maybe it works in 2007 as well)

Update (5/10/2013):  It appears that the download link in the original post has been dead for a while. I am providing two additional links. 1. http://glencoe.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0010126585/student_view0/megastat.html (from McGraw-Hill, in lower part of the page) 2. MegaStat_files (from my blog, this link should stay as … Continue reading

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Nicholas Carr @ Colbert Report June 30, 2010

I did not like this guy, when he said “IT does not matter” and “Google makes us stupid“. I thought he is just a type of writer who throws out some controversial questions and enjoys the public attentions. But, more … Continue reading

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