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Women of Color

How Gaming Is Shaping the Future of Work

It’s Friday morning just before 10 AM, and I’m packed in a queuing area with over a thousand fans, all eagerly awaiting the rope drop, and the start of day one of the conference. To my left is a teenager dressed as a leafy sprite complete with vines growing out of her head. To my right is Batman. …

Virtual Reality

10 Programming Languages That Will Keep You Employed

Here's a look at 10 programming languages that will make you rich, popular, and incredibly attractive. Or they might just help you get or keep a job …

Business Technology

DIY vs. professional renovation: What to tackle yourself and what to leave to the pros

Taking a renovation into your own hands may seem like a great idea, but is it realistic?<p>It’s the question every handy homeowner getting ready to embark on a renovation asks themselves: How much can I actually do myself? If you’re willing to get your hands dirty, it may be more than you think. …

Living Rooms

Charge Your Phone With a House Plant? This Pot Promises a Green Solution

Plants are really good at converting sunlight into energy. While we wait for human-designed solar cells to catch up, one European startup is …

After Experimenting With 360-Degree Storytelling, Publishers Are Going All-In on VR

Since its inception in 2012, Digital Content NewFronts presentations have been all about convincing marketers to double down on digital video. But …

Virtual Reality

Samsung's Bedtime VR Stories creates a new way for children and parents to share stories

Bedtime Stories

Adam Savage Builds His Childhood Home in Foamcore

In this Tested.com “One Day Build,” Adam does something really cool, he uses a set of plans he had made of his childhood home to create a scale model (1/24th scale) of it in foamcore. He says he’s only going to use one tool for the build, a humble #11 X-acto knife. He, of course, ends up using …

Woodworking

What Makes a Great Teacher

The idea that the U.S. may be facing a potential teacher shortage, or that teachers are consistently undervalued, probably wouldn’t surprise anyone …

Teaching