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This is your brain on mobile

A critique of destructive smartphone habits diagnosed by someone that makes a living off of them.<p>Power down<p>When is the last time you powered down. …

CyArk is Digitally Documenting World Heritage Sites in 3D

CyArk, a nonprofit organization that’s setting out to create a digital archive of the world’s heritage sites, has gained a valuable ally in the form of Microsoft.<p>Microsoft has partnered with CyArk to build an all-new online portal to showcase the planet’s treasures. CyArk is looking to digitally …

Facebook opens its Audience Network to all advertisers worldwide

Today Facebook launched its mobile ad network, Audience Network. The network is open to any advertiser as well as third-party app developers that want to use Facebook’s targeting data.<p>“As of today, all app ads and link ads are eligible to appear in the Audience Network. Our ads interfaces — the Ads …

Microsoft Launches OneNote Class Notebooks for Teachers

Microsoft is combating Google Classroom with its own education platform for teachers and students, called OneNote class notebooks.<p>The service allows teachers to set up OneNote accounts that are synced online using Office 365 and SharePoint Online. Students use the “notebooks” for all of their …

How to Use Social Media at Work Without Losing Focus

Social media has become a cornerstone of consumer life. The Pew Center points out that as of January 2014, 74 percent of American adults use social networking sites.<p>The trend makes sense, as platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest make it extremely easy for online audiences to …

How technology is transforming the cosmetics industry

The cosmetics industry is embracing new technologies, as it attempts to attract a new wave of digital natives<p>The rise of online shopping has transformed the way we buy everything from groceries to clothes but, when it comes to cosmetics, online shopping has hit the buffers. This is because …

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Adobe’s latest ebook software is collecting unencrypted data on users’ reading habits

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Gajus/Shutterstock<p>The latest desktop version of Adobe’s digital reading software, Adobe Digital Editions 4, appears to …

California Continues to Lead the Nation in Child Privacy Protection

As technology transforms every facet of our lives, educators are implementing exciting new tools that will help our children learn the critical skills they need and prepare them for the 21st Century economy. California has taken the lead once again in ensuring these new innovations are incorporated …

Kano is an easy-to-use $150 computer for kids and parents to explore technology together

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>When it launched its Kickstarter campaign last November, Kano, a $150 computer comprised of a Raspberry Pi, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth …

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The Equil Smartpen Puts Your Physical Notes And Doodles In The Cloud

Despite the convenience of jotting down notes into text files that can be saved to the cloud, many still prefer jotting down their thoughts or quotes from meetings with a physical pen and a piece of paper. The tech industry has responded with various gadgets targeted at those who prefer taking …

Uber shows new carpooling feature reduces traffic congestion 50% in pilot areas (Updated)

<i>Uber has emailed me to say that they have no official comment on the percent reduction in the traffic, only the reduction from 18 to 10 cars. Since there has been some confusion about how to interpret this number, I address it below the original post</i><p>One of the promises of the sharing economy is …

The Gamer Is Dead: Long Live The Gamer

I used to write about politics.<p>There’s a scene filled with vitriol and awfulness. But at least it’s always—or nearly always—pretty easy to tell which side most people are on, even those largely claiming to not take sides.<p>Even so, after enough time spent in those trenches one can easily become …

Final Fantasy Type-0 HD is a mature, 'true remaster' of the original game

<i>Final Fantasy Type-0 HD</i> will explore a more mature direction for the franchise and is Square Enix's effort to create "something for adults," producer Hajime Tabata told Polygon at PAX Prime 2014.<p><i>Final Fantasy Type-0 HD</i> is a remake for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One of the PSP game released in Japan in …