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Magazine ad offers free wifi to readers

8 May 2013<p>Considering its value to consumers, offering free wifi is by now an established way to promote products, and we recently wrote about the …

Introduction to Position Based Fluids

Many of you may have already seen an impressive real-time destruction and fluid simulation demo from GDC 2013.<p>We won’t talk about fracturing …

Transitional Interfaces

<b>Designers love to sweat the details</b>. Much time is spent pixel-fucking buttons, form styles, setting type, & getting those icons as sharp as a tack. …

From touch displays to the Surface: A brief history of touchscreen technology

The beginnings of capacitive, resisitive, and multitouch screens.<p>It's hard to believe that just a few decades ago, touchscreen technology could only …

Facebook Home to hit select phones on April 12th in the US

Facebook hasn't made Home official <i>just</i> yet, but we can tell you one thing for certain -- it'll be arriving on April 12th in the US. It won't be available on all Android devices that day, broader availability should be coming in the future. On day one it will show up as a download for select …

Today is the 100th birthday of Pál Erdős

“Probably the greatest mathematician of the twentieth century, Paul Erdős … was so eccentric that he made Einstein look normal. He was 11 before he …

SimCityEDU: Using Games for Formative Assessment

“The big pain point we've heard from teachers is that they cannot entertain their kids to the level that they are being entertained outside of the …

The Device Conundrum - 1:1 vs BYOD

<i>Cross-posted at the Huffington Post.</i><p>As we continue to advance in the digital age schools and districts are beginning to re-think pedagogy and …

Winning Customers -- The Pinterest Way!

In just a couple of years, Pinterest has established itself as the third largest social networking website, behind Facebook and Twitter (and ahead of …

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NOvA neutrino detector captures cosmic rays in 3D, aims to unlock the mysteries of the universe

All apologies accepted if you mistook that image above as cover art for Daft Punk's new album -- it's not (although the duo should consider it.). That <i>Tron</i>-ish, equalizer-like graphic is actually a 3D representation of particle activity left behind by cosmic rays interacting within NOvA, the …

Open source video editing program needs help on Kickstarter, offers immortality in return

Forget having kids. Forget mind-transfers. Real immortality lies in naming a video transition after yourself. No, seriously. To make eternity happen, you simply need to donate $500 to Jonathan Thomas's Kickstarter project and in return he'll let you create and name a transition effect in a new …

The final OUYA retail console is ready, we go hands-on

It's been a long time coming, and now the Android-powered, Kickstarter-funded OUYA video game console is finally heading to backers. Sure, the final retail units for non-backers won't be available until June, but around 50,000 lucky folks who pledged over $99 to OUYA's massively successful campaign …

Facebook Is Going To Release Its Own Android-Based Operating System — Reports

Facebook sent out invitations for a media event next Thursday at its headquarters which read "Come see our new home on Android."<p>This immediately set off a wave of speculation about what Facebook would announce. The initial thought was that Facebook simply had a new, updated Android application.<p>But …

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Flipboard 2.0 Lets You Curate Your Own Stunning Digital Magazines

Flipboard remains one of the most beautiful ways to peruse the day's news, photos and social media sharings. While the first iteration of Flipboard …

Not Just for Email: Some Cool Uses for Your Pebble

From the moment the Pebble Kickstarter began, nearly one year ago, it has stolen the spotlight in the smartwatch sector. Although quite simplistic in …

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MessageMe Grabs 1 Million Users In Just Over A Week

<i>MessageMe</i> is a messaging app that allows you to discuss and share photos, music, videos, voice messages, and doodles with your friends. <i>MessageMe</i> …

What is digital literacy?

Digital literacy is the topic that made the ETMOOC learning space so irresistible to me… I think as educators we spout off about wanting our students …

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Apple updates Find My Friends with new UI, more in-depth location controls

We haven't seen many changes to Apple's location-based Find My Friends app since it debuted on iOS 5 more than a year ago. Cupertino must have realized it's time for an update; the company just overhauled the feature to include a new UI and more accurate location-based alerts. The app will now let …

Desk Pad | By Burning Love

Stylish Desk Pad by Burning Love. The Desk-Pad classic is the perfect compliment for your iMac, simple, elegant and practical. Made from felt wool, …

Smokeless deco fireplace by Wieser

Wrap Your Loved One Around Your Finger. Literally. Contura Rings by Thomas Geison.

Jewelry designer Thomas Giesen has been creating and producing his own jewellery collections in his own workshop for 20 years.<p>With several …

FBI Wants To Spy On Your Online Chats As They Happen

Technology has moved on, and the FBI wants to be right there, snooping on the latest tech.<p>"Is this conversation unencrypted?" is going to be the new "Are you wearing a wire?"<p>Noting that communication technology has changed faster than the law, FBI general counsel Andrew Weissman said recently that …