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5 Rarely Considered Obstacles To 21st Century Education

What are the biggest obstacles to changing education? Some are economic. Others are infrastructural. Few are technological. The most significant challenges are philosophical. We are wedded to particular ways of thinking about school and learning and life that are limiting our ability to best serve …

Learning

5 'Game of Thrones' look-alike actor stand-ins revealed

In April, we first introduced you to Rosie Mac, the beautiful 18-year-old stand-in for Emilia Clarke on HBO's "Game of Thrones."<p>When the model and actress doesn't have to be dressed like the Mother of Dragons, Mac is still lovely as a brunette.<p>Earlier this week, the gorgeous stand-in for Daenerys …

TV Series

Mark Zuckerberg’s Next Big Read Is This Islamic History Book

Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg has committed to reading an important book every two weeks as part of his 2015 New Year’s resolutions, and up next is …

Books

Getting started with Google Photos

Finally, the photos app you've been waiting for.<p>You can have your Android M, your Brillo, your Cardboard and any of the other products announced at Google's I/O developer conference yesterday.<p>I just need Google Photos , a product I've been waiting for to create order out of my sprawling photo …

Apps

What we know about 'Fallout 4' so far: A freeze-frame analysis

<i>Fallout 4</i> is officially happening, and the trailer debut means only one thing: freeze-frames.<p>The flash of gameplay images that makes up the latter …

The 15 Most Anticipated Video Games of Summer 2015

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Gaming

Apple Watch “3rd party gold-plated edition” w/ link bracelet gets first unboxing and hands-on (Video)

I know what you may be thinking: why would you spend any significant amount of money on a gold Apple Watch? Well, this isn’t an Apple Watch Edition, but it’s the closest thing available to my wallet. This Apple Watch and Link Bracelet was beautifully plated with 18K gold and it looks stunning.<p>I’m …

Google I/O 2015 preview: what Google has in store this year

You never know exactly what will make an appearance at Google’s annual I/O developer conference in San Francisco, but that’s what makes it so interesting. Google I/O 2015 kicks off on Thursday, 28th May, with a two-and-a-half hour keynote that promises to unveil an exciting array of updates and new …

Android News

Osama Bin Laden’s eclectic and paranoid collection of books

The US has declassified and released a collection of the documents that Navy SEALs recovered during the 2011 raid on Osama Bin Laden’s compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan that ended in the Al Qaeda leader’s death. The declassified letters, books, articles, and technical documents certainly a suggest a …

Osama Bin Laden
Palm Springs

2014: An amazing year in space exploration

The last 12 months saw some out-of-this-world achievements and incredible firsts – from explorations on Mars to landing on a comet. But there was tragedy too.<p>More amazing image galleries of the year:<p>The year in aviation<br>Weird and wonderful images seen in 2014<p>... and more of our favourite space …

Space Exploration

The extreme weather and climate events of 2014 in 13 photos

It's been a rough year, meteorologically speaking, on the Blue Marble.<p>We've seen record heat, record snow, record flooding, record drought, rising …

Taking apart Google's modular smartphone

What do you want to know about Project Ara? Does a modular smartphone actually work? Yes. Is it very different from Android phones? In a basic how-a-phone-all-works, yes indeed. Paul Eremenko, Technical Project Lead on Google's modular phone project just called in at Expand NY, and he brought along …

What Interstellar Got Right and Wrong About Science

If you’re one of the estimated 3 gajillion people who have seen or will see Chris Nolan’s blockbuster movie <i>Interstellar</i>, one thing is already clear …

Matthew McConaughey

Here Are the 7 Most Memorable Political Ads of 2014

More than 900,000 campaign ads aired on TV this election cycle just in races for the U.S. Senate alone. Given the sheer volume, then, it’s amazing …

Google challenges Apple's HealthKit with release of Google Fit for Android

Google's answer to Apple's HealthKit has arrived. Today the company launched its Google Fit app for Android. Much like Apple's solution, Fit offers a central place to monitor your health goals and workout stats. When used as a standalone health tracker, the app will monitor your walking, running …

Stormscapes 2: An Amazing Severe Weather Time-Lapse by Nicolaus Wegner | Colossal

<p>Filmed last month by Nicolaus Wegner in Wyoming, Montana, South Dakota, Nebraska, and Colorado, Stormscapes 2 is a gorgeous timelapse of severe …

The Ugly Truth About Airline Prices

If you heard recently that the best day to buy airline tickets is a Sunday, close to 57 days before the flight, you were misinformed. That tidbit came from an Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC) study based on data from hundreds of millions of round-trip ticket purchases between January 2013 and …

Flying

An Arizona Man’s iPhone 6 ‘Exploded’ In His Pocket And Set His Pants On Fire

First, iPhone 6 users had to worry about their skinny jeans bending and breaking the aluminum bodies of their fancy new phones. Then they had to worry about blowing up their phones for being dumb enough to fall for 4Chan’s prank that told people they could charge the iPhone 6 in their microwaves. …

Google expands definition of 'news,' adds Reddit to search results

Seen a few new sources showing up in the "news" section of a Google search lately? It isn't just you. Mountain View is pulling more websites into its news listings now including the likes of Reddit, as spotted by <i>Search Engine Land</i>. Google says that regardless of where it comes from, any content …

Android's new flatter design is taking over the Play Store app soon

Google may have already given Android's Play Store a big makeover this summer, but it's not done yet -- there's another revamp coming this year. <i>Android Police</i> has posted shots of a pre-release Play Store 5.0 update that's very clearly guided by Google's Material Design concept. While it's not quite …

Windows 10: Our complete guide to Microsoft’s next OS

Windows 8 was a bit of a misstep for Microsoft. The removal of the Start menu, introduction of fullscreen “Metro” apps, and redesigned interface …

Windows 10

Malala Yousafzai suspects arrested, Pakistan army says

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1107000/1107974_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522383917_675d4685edcacd08a3fa4f255ad2cebf<p><b>Militants suspected of shooting activist Malala Yousafzai have been arrested, Pakistan's army says.</b><p>The teenager was shot in the head by Taliban gunmen …

Pakistan

28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People | Inc.com

Occasionally, I stumble on my own productivity tools and strategies, but mostly I borrow them from others.<p>So does Ryan Holiday, the author of the best-selling The Obstacle Is the Way (a really great book) and the compulsively readable <i>Trust Me, I'm Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator.</i><p>He's also …

Productivity

Mercedes targets Porsche 911 with all-new AMG GT sports cars

Mercedes-Benzput high-end sports cars such as the Porsche 911 and Audi R8 on notice Tuesday with the introduction of its 2016 Mercedes AMG GT S.<p>The V-8 coupe is an all-new model from the tri-star brand. It will go on sale in the United States next spring and will start around $120,000. Mercedes …

Dell announces 27-inch 5120×2880 display, a perfect panel for a future Retina iMac

Dell has just announced a brand-new 27inch external display with an insane resolution of 5120×2880. Pixel counts of this magnitude were thought to be several months out, stretching into mid 2015, so Dell’s abrupt announcement has come as a bit of surprise. In summary, the 27-inch panel has 14 …

Not every house has rooms that turn 90 degrees, but this one does

It would seem that when Iran isn't busy putting the kibosh down on social media, its architects are designing some pretty crazy ways to beat the weather. Case in point: a seven-floor house in Tehran with three rectangular rooms that can rotate up to 90 degrees in accordance with the season. As <i>Slate</i> …

We May Find Out What The Real Name for Android L Soon

Earlier this year, Google revealed the next version of its operating system dubbed as Android L, but they didn’t officially reveal what “L” stands …