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10 Super Low-Cost Business Ideas That Anyone Can Start - OLBlog

• <b>House sitting/pet sitting:</b> Watching overclients’ homes, pets or both while they’re on out of town requiresliterally no equipment. You will want to …

There’s Still A Blockbuster Video In Indiana And This Guy Went There

When was the last time you walked into a video rental store? For Youtube personality and all things retro lover, Chris Stuckmann that experience happened not too long ago. Chris and his wife drove out of state and road tripped to one of the only Blockbuster Video franchises still open for …

The Greatest Hope for Diabetes Is the Gila Monster—and It’s About to Go Extinct

Its spit contains enzymes that treat diabetes—but the lizard could be on its way to extinction.<p>Medical advances can come from the strangest places. …

Why Neanderthals Likely Fathered Few Kids with Modern Humans

Humans today often carry around a small chunk of DNA from Neanderthals, suggesting we interbred with our closest known extinct relatives at some …

Humanity

The 7 pillars of today’s digital leadership

School and district leadership isn’t about a position or title–it’s about improving practices around digital learningIf educators want to see results …

Education Technology

29 edtech startups across Southeast Asia with some funding and traction

Startups that tackle problems in Southeast Asia’s education system aren’t exactly writing big headlines with multi-million dollar funding rounds, but …

Education-2025 - The Classroom of the Future

The Classroom of the Future<p>The Physical Space<p>The days of classrooms where a teacher desk sits at the front of the classroom and students’ desks are …

19 Free Website Design Tools

There are plenty of free tools and resources to help with your website design, whether you’re just looking for a little flare or you want ...

Design

64 places you can learn to code online for free

This way, you can discover what you like (and more importantly don't) before financially investing in a certain set of courses.<p>However, there are so many free resources, classes, and books to pick from! It's easy to become overwhelmed. (Ever hear of too much of a good thing?!)<p>To make things easier, …

Tutorials

File Syncing Showdown: Google Drive vs. Dropbox vs. OneDrive

Access to decent cloud storage is practically a necessity these days whether it’s for work or play, but everyone seems to have an opinion on which …

The Best Way to Organize Your Email

<i>Regain your time, attention, and energy from the email machine.</i><p>I've been studying the problem of email overload and compulsive email checking for a couple of years now. The problem is massive, but totally solvable.<p>Fortunately, over the years I've devised a way to organize email that works. I've …

Productivity

SolarTab, A Giant Solar Panel With 13.000 mAh Battery

Many people have a battery back-up every day, and this can be needed if you want to watch video content on the phone. The thought of running phones …

A world map of Neanderthal and Denisovan ancestry in modern humans

Most non-Africans possess at least a little bit Neanderthal DNA. But a new map of archaic ancestry—published March 28 in <i>Current Biology</i>—suggests that …

Chemical Free Cleaning Tips

<i>This post is sponsored by The Motherhood and Kimberly-Clark.</i><p>It’s Spring cleaning time! With a new baby in the house, a clean home is especially …

The unique internet search site your students don’t know about

The Wayback Machine is a reference tool for the internet Age as basic as a dictionary. When was the last time you saw a student use it?When I’m …

Digital Citizenship

How Mindfulness Can Inform a Life and Death Situation

It was the last morning of a mindfulness retreat I was leading. I was getting ready for our final practice and closing circle when the distress call came in.<p>A guest had gone for an early-morning walk on the beach and had come across a very large aquatic creature that had recently been stranded. It …

Mindfulness

Do This 1 Thing to Stay Safe On Public Wi-Fi

The horror stories are almost as endless as the Internet itself. Laptop-toting customers are being hacked at coffee shops. Guests are being digitally …

Google Classroom in Transitional Kindergarten - Teacher Tech

Google Classroom allows for teachers to easily engage students of all ages with digital tools. Sometimes I am asked if Google Classroom can be used …

6 Things You Should Never Clean With Vinegar

This kitchen staple is handy around the house — just not in these spots.<p>We're huge fans of having vinegar in our cleaning arsenal. It's great at lifting stains, freshening laundry, cleaning windows, and much more. Plus, it's inexpensive and all-natural. But vinegar is also acidic, which means that …

Microsoft wants to teach developers the tips and tricks of designing apps for Windows 10 | On MSFT

With Microsoft’s developer conference right around the corner starting March 30th, 2016, the company is trying to get out ahead of API and code talk …

How to Avoid the 9 Things That Hurt Productivity Most

You’ve probably seen enough “fail” videos to guess what happens when a skateboarder rolls towards stairs, a bike gets anywhere near a tree, or a dog …

Productivity

What to Do When You're Completely Overwhelmed at Work

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

9 golden rules for combining fonts

Finding the right font pairing is an artform – in this article, we offer some tips and tricks for getting it right. Let's say you've hunted through …

Typography

A Quick Cure for the Anxiety That Arises When You Feel Rushed

Surely you know the feeling. You've got more to do than you've got time to do it in.<p>The feeling of being in a rush to get something done, or to get somewhere, is not a pleasant one. It's the feeling of anxiety. You might be tense in the neck and shoulders. Your teeth might even be clenched. If …

Mindfulness

The To-Do List Game Plan

Make today the day you finish everything.<p>It's a great feeling, isn't it? Checking something off your to-do list. Mission accomplished. Done. But it's …

Influx WiFi Maximizing Router dock hands-on: Significant signal strength increase for just $60

If you are trying to improve your wireless signal strength, the new Influx WiFi Maximizing Router dock is probably one of the simplest solutions you …

4 Things Every Millennial Mommy Should Do(apart from parenting) To Keep Her Sanity!

Parenting

No One's Emails Are Safe, Says CIA Director Who Got Hacked

John Brennan, who used an ancient AOL email account, thinks nobody’s emails are safe.<p>The director of one of the most powerful spy agencies in the world got embarrassed last year when a group of self-proclaimed teenage hackers broke into his email account and then leaked some of his sensitive …

The 6 best tools for creating infographics

It's quite remarkable to see what you can do within a web browser these days. HTML5 and improved internet connections have enabled us to do just …

Infographics