Jim Patridge

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Take Control of WordPress with New Elementor Pro 2.0

Elementor 2.0 is an innovative approach to site building in WordPress that lets you customize any part of your site, with absolutely zero coding …

Web Design

How the Enlightenment Ends - The Atlantic

Three years ago, at a conference on transatlantic issues, the subject of artificial intelligence appeared on the agenda. I was on the verge of skipping that session—it lay outside my usual concerns—but the beginning of the presentation held me in my seat.<p>The speaker described the workings of a …

Artificial Intelligence

5 Must-See WordCamp Presentations

Attending a WordCamp is an opportunity that every interested designer, developer and user should take advantage of. No matter your level of …

Web Design

‘Almost Irresponsible’ to Not Invest in Bitcoin: Billionaire Mike Novogratz

Billionaire bitcoin bull Michael Novogratz, founder and CEO of Galaxy Digital Capital Management, says every investor should have 1% to 2% of their …

Cryptocurrency

7 Tips To Become A Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet Guru [Infographic]

Image: Microsoft<p>Lifehacker AU is never one to shy away from doling out handy Microsoft Excel spreadsheet tips. Chances are you've had to deal in …

Infographics

Unleash a faster Python on Your Data.

Get real performance results and download the free Intel(r) Distribution for Python that includes everything you need for blazing-fast computing, …

Machine Learning

10 Must watch videos illustrating Amazing Applications of Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Introduction<p>5 years ago, who would have imagined AI getting this far? Self-driving cars are no longer a figment of our imagination, they are here! As …

Artificial Intelligence

Now This Is VERY Intriguing: Students & Teachers Can Now Create Their Own Google Virtual Reality “Tours”

I’ve previously shared a lot about Google Expeditions, the virtual reality “field trip” tool (see The Best Resources For Finding And Creating Virtual …

Virtual Reality

Only 17% of people can correctly answer the world's shortest IQ test — see if you're one of them

• <b>A three-question logical assessment is said to be the world's shortest IQ test.</b>• <b><br>The quicker you answer the question, the higher your IQ is.</b>• <b><br>Only 17% of</b> …

Widgets

New Free Courses with Google!

Udacity fosters collaborative relationships with many innovative and influential companies across numerous fields and industries, and it is through …

Programming

The 20 most interesting business school classes in the world, with links to their syllabi

Asked to make a list of things that feel “ripped from the headlines,” you might include episodes of television’s <i>Law & Order</i> or videos by rappers like Childish Gambino.<p>Increasingly, university syllabi also belong in that company—and according to the Aspen Institute, a US-based global think tank …

Business School

Retrobatch for Mac means you can finally ditch Photoshop

Acorn is one of the two best1 Mac image editors for normal humans. Retrobatch, from the same developer, is a batch-processor for images, letting you build simple or fancy workflows that can do pretty much anything to your images, automatically. If you regularly resize photos, remove location data, …

Tutorials

Google Publishes Nice Series Of Short Videos: “Lessons from Teachers of the Year”

Today, Google published a series of ten videos from different state Teachers of the Year.<p>They titled it “Lessons From Teachers of the Year,” and you …

High School

How to Automatically Issue Certificates When Students Pass a Quiz

This is the time of year when a lot of teachers, principals, and coaches will be creating and issuing various certificates to students. Both Google …

Education Technology

A New Quick and Easy Way to Make a LUT From Any Image

Transforming one image look into a LUT can be a daunting process for people who don’t know much about LUTs (Lookup Tables). According to this video, …

Photography

POFO is the WordPress Theme for Building Beautiful, Hand-Crafted Websites Sponsored

Web professionals are always looking for that extra edge. We want tools that help us get things done faster – but without sacrificing quality. In …

Web Design

Free Tools Students Can Use to Produce Animated Videos

Creating an animated video can be a great extension to many writing projects. Students can use video creation tools to animate short stories that …

Education Technology

50 Animation Tools And Resources For Digital Learners

50 Animation Tools & Resources For Digital Learners by Lisa Chesser, opencolleges.edu.au A purple monster with wild curls spiraling out of …

Los Angeles

Announcing Google Sheets add-on for ParallelDots APIs

Last December, we announced ParallelDots Excel Add-in which provides state-of-the-art text analysis capabilities without writing a single line of …

Natural Language Processing

How to Create a Photo Book with Mixbook

A lot of us like the idea of creating a photo book, but we either don't know how to get started or get frustrated with the process. So how do you …

Graphics

Three apps teachers should use in 2017

<b>1. The Google Expeditions app</b><p>Thanks to free 360-degree view apps and cheap headsets, I reckon VR in the classroom will become more common over the …

Apps

The secret Netflix tricks and codes that will change your streaming habits forever

A range of secret Netflix codes have been revealed - and they promise to help you unlock the full range of films and TV shows.<p>Not all content appears …

10 free tools for creating infographics, images and more

In the world of PR and marketing, visuals rule.<p>You can boost interest and engagement with your social media and blog posts by adding compelling …

5 Professional PowerPoint Tips for Building the Ultimate Presentation

I remember the presentation well, but for all the wrong reasons.The keynote speaker at a well-known project management conference had decades of …

Public Speaking

Amazon’s new ‘Alexa Blueprints’ let anyone create custom Alexa skills and responses

Amazon this morning is introducing “Alexa Blueprints,” a new way for any Alexa owner to create their own customized Alexa skills or responses, without needing to know how to code. The idea is to allow Alexa owners to create their own voice apps, like a trivia game or bedtime stories, or teach Alexa …

Smart Homes

Check out the Best Multipurpose WordPress themes of 2018

Specialty WordPress themes serve a legitimate purpose, but you will usually do far better in most instances by investing in a premium multipurpose …

Web Design

15 Best Apple Commercials of All Time

• Home<br>• Apple<br>• News<br>• 15 Best Apple Commercials of All Time<p>Staff - Apr 14, 2018<p>Apple has had many ads and TV commercials that became iconic, ultimately …

Tips for Empowering Non-Technical Users to Maintain a WordPress Website

There’s nothing quite like the sweet satisfaction of handing over a freshly-built WordPress website to a client (except maybe the part where you …

Web Design

Here Is Another Excellent Website to Help Students Learn Coding

Codesters is another excellent website we are adding to our collection of coding resources. Codesters provides students with an easy and simple …

Education Technology

The 25 Best WordPress Plug-Ins

Quick question: Do you know what IFC, <i>The New York Post</i>, The Walt Disney Company, and WNBA have in common? Ponder the answer for a moment, as the tie that binds the four organizations isn't obvious. Go ahead, I've got a minute. Stumped? It's the WordPress content management system (CMS) that powers …