Robert Grainger

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Duolingo Adds Klingon to its Language-Learning Platform

In loving memory of Leonard Nimoy who passed away earlier this year, it may be, ahem, logical to revisit old episodes of ‘Star Trek’ or brush up on your Klingon skills. <i>tlhIngan Hol vIjatlhbe’</i> you say? Thankfully, Duolingo‘s here to help.<p>The app known for gamifying the language-learning process has …

How To Design Websites That Mirror How Our Eyes Work

Site layout affects conversions, so it’s important to know the value of your on-screen real estate. Take <b>Freespee</b> as an example. After redesigning their site into the above version, subsequent A/B testing revealed that they could increase their phone conversation rate by 30 percent for the same ad …

DirecTV's app is ready to stream 90 channels anywhere you go

We haven't seen many updates for DirecTV's streaming services in a while, but this week it added a slew of new channels for customers to watch live even when they're away from home. The 22 additions include MTV, TNT, Nickelodeon, BET, Cartoon Network and more ready for viewing on computers, tablets …

5 Ingredients That Will Make Your Green Juice Tasty, From Our Favourite Health Food Bloggers

We all know the benefits of drinking a healthy vegetable-based green juice, full of nutrient-rich ingredients. But how to make your blend taste as …

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft is already historic, and it’s just getting started

In terms of big unanswered questions in our planet’s history, you don’t get much bigger than “How did life start?” It certainly didn't start without water, and the latest turn in a seven-year NASA mission may bring scientists closer to understanding how that vital subtance, one of the building …

Defy The Cable Company With A DIY HDTV Antenna

Stick it to the man<p>Frustrated by years of expensive cable bills, Norm Sutaria ditched his set-top box and used online instructions to build a homemade HDTV antenna. Then the education specialist shared his newfound expertise with a class at Brooklyn Brainery, a crowd-sourced education space in New …