John Theoharis

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YouTube for Kids Will Launch On February 23

USA Today says that YouTube plans to launch a new app called YouTube kids on February 23.<p>It was reported as early as March last year, but Google confirmed it was working on such an app in December. The app, which will be free, will run on Android devices only at launch.<p>According to USA Today, the …

Atomic Is The Missing Interface Design Tool In Your Browser

Great interface design is quickly becoming a priority as companies everywhere start realizing that it’s paramount to their succeeding in the crowded online space.<p>Then why, despite its importance, has there been such a gap in the UX design tools space?<p>Atomic, a startup team of ten based in …

Mobile Devices

Create Gorgeous Paintings With Adobe PaintCan for iPad

Adobe Labs is the place where anyone can check out the company’s new, emerging and experimental technologies without plunking down a dime for software or subscriptions.<p>Labs hosts prerelease, beta and proof-of-concept software and technologies as well as code samples, best practices, documentation …

Google's Classroom App Opens Its Doors On Android and iOS

Google Classroom launched last summer and has seen over 30 million assignments submitted through it since then. Until today though, it was an entirely web-based offering. Now, Google’s launched Classroom apps for iOS and Android.<p>The Classroom mobile app gives students the ability to snap photos and …

The best cheap tablet you can buy

Shot on location at WeWork. Also available on YouTube.<p>The Winner<p>Asus Memo Pad 7 (ME572C)<p>The Asus Memo Pad is a remarkably high-end tablet. It has everything: Android 4.4, a brand-new Intel processor, a light and thin, yet sturdy body. It's black and sharply cornered, almost like one of Nokia's old …

A Startup Figured Out How To Print Light Just Like Paper — And It Looks Like Magic

That's exactly the type of technology Idaho-based startup Rohinni is working on, and it looks like it has the potential to change how all types of gadgets are made — from smartphones to cars, wearable devices, and of course, the traditional lamp.<p>Rohinni calls this technology LightPaper, and it can …

This Is the Simplest Company Logo Generator You'll Ever Use

If you’re somewhat lacking in design skills but really need a logo and a name to get your business up and running, there are a few tools out there that can help you. Last week, we brought you a surprisingly useful business name generator and this time around we’re looking at Withoomph’s logo …

45 Amazing Gifts To Buy For The Family Nerd

Popular Science editors roll out their holiday wish lists<p>Updated:<p>We like to geek out over all kinds of things here at <i>Popular Science</i>. From retro-cool, to cutting-edge, to future-tech—there's nothing like a good gizmo to get our gears whirring.<p>Here, we've put together a list of the particular gifts …

155 Years Later, Darwin's Manuscripts Are Going Digital

Online archives let you get inside the great biologist's head<p>Charles Darwin may be a household name now, but we haven’t always had the theory of natural selection. On November 24, 1859, he published <i>On the Origin of Species</i> as a culmination of nearly three decades of research after his journey on …

Opinion is a fun, simple way to record podcasts on your iPhone

With the recent resurgence of hype around podcasting, you may be wondering how best to record your own. There are plenty of apps out there to handle the task, but a new one called Opinion tackles it in a fun, simple and original way.<p>Available today for iOS, Opinion takes the unusual approach of …

Redecorate Your Home With Flickr's Creative Commons Photos

If you’re really intent on taking those push-pinned (or even framed museum) posters off the wall and replacing them with something more original, Flickr is here to help — yet again.<p>Last month, Flickr unveiled its Wall Art marketplace to help turn your personal photostream into gallery prints …