Eric Martinez

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Mondly's VR language-learning app is the closest thing to actual immersion

Experts agree that language learning is best accomplished with full immersion. Most of us, unfortunately, can’t pack up and head to Tokyo for a year to learn Japanese.<p>Mondly, a language-learning app on iOS and Android, thinks VR could help bridge the gap. And today it’s launching an app for Gear VR …

Language Learning

For Food Manufacturers, 'Sell By' Labels May Have Reached Their Expiration Date

Two of the most influential groups in the food industry are asking companies to change those pesky "expiration" or "sell by" labels on packaged food.<p>The labels, you see, don't mean what they appear to mean. Foods don't "expire." Most foods are safe to eat even after that "sell by" date has passed. …

Agriculture

100 movies on Netflix that everyone needs to watch in their lifetime

It's become harder on the movie front, as Netflix boosts its TV side, but you can put a good dent in some classic films if you have the right guide.<p>That's why we're here.<p>We have searched through all of the latest titles on the streaming giant so you don't have to, and we've put together the 100 …

Entertainment

Indonesia Has So Many Islands You Can Now Name One After Yourself

What do you get for the person who has everything? How about the namesake of a Southeast Asian island? The Indonesian government took a tally of …

Roller coasters might help you pass a kidney stone

According to an new study from Michigan State University's College of Osteopathic Medicine, roller coasters can, in fact, do more than just give you a temporary thrill. Specifically, study author David Wartinger and his co-author Marc Mitchell set out to test the experience of one patient who …

23 Best Social Media Marketing Tools for Smart Automation (2018)

Are you ready to uplevel your social media campaigns? If you want your social media marketing to be effective, you will need to invest in the right …

It's now shockingly cheap to fly to Europe

If ever you’ve been thinking of Europe, fall is a great time to go. Not too cold, not too many people, not too many long lines.<p>Best of all, not too many dollars out of your wallet either because many part of Europe are cheap-- and cheap to get to.<p><b>How cheap is it to get to Europe?</b><p>Here are some …

Flying

The 'Earth Next Door' May Have a Breathable Atmosphere - And We Could Find Out in 2 Years

Eep.<p>The funny thing about the discovery of Proxima b - the closest planet to our Solar System, which is also rocky, Earth-sized, and potentially …

Universe

Fare Alert United Airlines Philadelphia-Dublin $302 round trip

This ticket is a train-plane combination with Amtrak from Philadelphia to Newark, then United from Newark EWR to Dublin for $302 all-in. This fare is …

Flying

Do You Know Where These "Grey's Anatomy" Characters Are Now?

If you quit years ago, you might be a little lost by now.

TV

Humai Wants To Resurrect Humans Within 30 Years

A new quest to defeat death--or at least make it optional<p><i>Spoilers ahead for those who aren’t caught up,</i>​ but last season of Game of Thrones ended with a true Caesar ​outcome​ for all-around-hero (and potential Azor Ahai) Jon Snow. But unlike Caesar, today HBO teased the ​apparent​ resurrection of …