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This Dynamic Web Design training bundle will get you building websites in no time

Building websites isn’t as hard as you might think, especially once you understand the basic languages of web development. With this Dynamic Web Design bundle, you’ll understand crucial web dev foundations and how it could open impressive doors career-wise for your future. Right now, you can grab …

Live your dream creating mobile games for a living

With this comprehensive course in App & Game Development for iOS and Android, you’ll be able to take full advantage of this career opportunity …

Retro Gamers Rejoice! The First 13 Years Of ‘Nintendo Power’ Can Now Be Read Online

Before the internet, video game magazines ruled the roost, and the king of those glorious glossy mags was <i>Nintendo Power</i>. Nintendo was such a dominant force in the ’80s and early ’90s, most kids simply called video games “Nintendo,” and <i>Nintendo Power</i> was the only legitimate inside source for tips, …

Nintendo announces mini NES, launching this fall

The NES Classic Edition will sell for $59.99<p>Nintendo is set to launch its next console, the NX, in March, but the company is also giving fans of its retro games something to look forward to as well: a new, mini Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) Classic console packed with 30 original NES …

OOUX: A Foundation for Interaction Design

There’s a four-year story behind my current design process, something I introduced last year on A List Apart—“Object-Oriented UX.” The approach …

UX Design

At IDS16: an affordable, minimal and ergonomic standing desk

Every year at the Interior Design Show in Toronto they have the Studio North section, where young designers get to show their work. One piece that …

How To Build The Ultimate $500 Gaming PC For Fallout 4 And GTA V

If you think you need to spend over $1,000 to be able to play the latest games in high definition – think again. Fallout 4 especially is actually quite an easy game to run with the right hardware and GTA V is easily tameable too.<p>In this guide, I’ve spoken to Asus, AMD and Cooler Master about which …

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Get a three-in-one smartphone lens kit for $11.99

Smartphone lens kits have been around nearly as long as smartphones, affording far more variety and precision to your snapshots than your phone can by itself.<p>Just one problem: Most of the kits require either a specialized case (bleh) or the addition of an unsightly magnetic ring around the lens …

Gigantic Bubble Generator

Arduino-controlled Bubblebot blows enormous, undulating soap bubbles.<p>When I read the Geekcon 2010 call for projects, I thought, what the hack — I’ll do it. Inspired by Julia Cameron’s <i>The Artist’s Way</i>, I decided to let creativity into my life, and start inventing things.<p>I watched Sterling Johnson’s …

Build 6 Different Oculus Rift-Ready Gaming PCs To Fit Any Budget (Includes Windows, Monitor)

Oculus VR CEO Brendan Iribe recently stated that the Rift would be a $1500 “all-in” experience, meaning the total cost for a complete PC and the Oculus Rift hardware. That estimate left room for interpretation of included components and the final cost of the Rift headset, but here’s what I know for …

This Picture Shows How Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO Affect Your Photos

Here’s a helpful little infographic that has been floating around the Web. It’s a simple look at how the “exposure triangle” — aperture, shutter …

Build A High Quality 1080p/60fps Gaming PC For $750 (Benchmarks Included)

In 2015 we’ve explored building your own compact, budget 1080p gaming PC. Now it’s time to lower the difficulty and ramp up the power with a new DIY $750 build, a quiet gaming system that finds Nvidia and AMD joining forces to deliver an awesome balance between performance and price. What kind of …

Have A Happy Pi Day with this Baker’s Dozen of Raspberry Pi Projects

The Raspberry Pi is a great platform to rapidly build fun electronics projects. And since it’s Pi Day here in the States —yes, we really do order the date by month/day/year, 3/14/15— we thought it’s a great time to share thirteen of our favorite Pi projects.<p>This collection of projects —hyperlink in …

Vodafone 'Instant Classroom' is digital school in a box for refugees

The Vodafone Foundation has unveiled a portable "Instant Classroom" that it hopes will give 15,000 child refugees across Africa access to …

Meet FlexCharger, the only iPhone and Android charger worth getting excited about

Smartphone and tablet chargers are far from being exciting accessories, yet we have to constantly carry them with us on the off-chance that our …

Get 500 Free Books on Coding

February 27, 2015<br>Coding is one of the most demanded skills in the 21st century learning. There is a growing need for teaching students the …

Education Technology

Keep This Python Cheat Sheet on Hand When Learning to Code

Python is one of the best programming languages to learn first. As you get started, this one-page reference sheet of variables, methods, and …

Cheap, Sturdy, 1-Hour Quadcopter

Introduction: Cheap, Sturdy, 1-Hour Quadcopter<p>Here's a quadcopter build that we did in under an hour to win a bet. We've got some experience building …

Is This The Next Big Idea In Interactive Gaming?

This new system — called THAW — allows for seamless interaction between a smartphone and a larger screen. With a little tweaking, this could be a …

Hung Up

Chalkup- A Wonderful Google Drive Tool for Teachers

February 6, 2015<br>I just learned through an email from Justin Chando about this interesting update to Chalkup. The folks in Chalkup have finally made …

Education Technology

Windows 10 event: what to expect from tomorrow's announcement

Windows 10

DIY PC: How To Source Cheap And Compatible Parts For Your Next Build

Welcome once again to DIY PC, a regular feature customized for PC builders and PC gamers. Ordinarily we examine the week’s hardware news, but this time around we’re going to focus on one thing: finding the most affordable and compatible parts for your next build.<p>For people pondering their first …

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A Closer Look: Myths vs. Reality in Training

<b>A roundup of popular assumptions challenged by new information.</b><p>"A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds." —Ralph Waldo Emerson<p>As …

Make It: DIY Industrial Firewood Holder

A quick trip to your local hardware store and a few basic and inexpensive materials are all you need to make your own industrial-style firewood …

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The popularity of Arduino microcontrollers and Raspberry Pi mini computers have turned more people into budding electronics hobbyists than ever …

The new Acura NSX is finally here

To say that the new NSX has had a long, fraught journey to production would be an understatement: the on-again, off-again supercar was first introduced as a concept car back in 2007. Now, in 2015, we finally know what the production model will look like.<p>The hybrid mid-engine NSX succeeds the …