Stan Covington

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Finding a Video Poker Bug Made These Guys Rich—Then Vegas Made Them Pay

Michael Friberg<p><b>John Kane was on a hell of a winning streak.</b> On July 3, 2009, he walked alone into the high-limit room at the Silverton Casino in Las …

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The flip-a-holic’s ultimate guide to subscribing, curating and sharing using Flipboard

I confess! I’m a Flipboard flip-a-holic!<p>I wasn’t always this way. I originally hated Flipboard and found the magazine style layout cluttered.<p>Life has …

Flipboard for Educators

Flipboard is an app that is available at Google Play and on the iTunes Store. It is basically a curation tool, allowing you to collect feeds from the …

Flipboard for Educators

Inside Flipboard / August 29, 2013<p>As students and teachers head back to school all over the country, we wanted to share some ideas on how Flipboard …

Using Apple TV in the Classroom - nhinstitutes

<b>Introduction/Overview</b> <br>So you have an iPad and now want to use your projector so your students can see what's going on. But how? One choice might be …

A More Flexible iPad Classroom Through Apple TV

<i>This content is sponsored by the Teaching & Learning with the iPad Conference November 15-16, 2013 in Raleigh, NC, a 2-day conference dedicated</i> …

Education Technology

iPad in Education - Apple TV in the Classroom Guide.

#flipboard #edtech - Twitter Search

0 replies 3 retweets 8 likes<p>You can now edit your #<b>Flipboard</b> magazines on iOS just like you can on the web! #<b>flipedu</b> #<b>flipchat</b> #<b>edtech</b> …

15 Fantastic Ways to Use Flipboard

Flipboard is a phenomenal reading app for the ipad and was the big reason I begged my family to give me one for my birthday.<p>However, because so …

Flipboard

<b>Application:</b> Flipboard<p><b>What it is:</b> Flipboard is an iPad application that takes social media and turns it into a personalized digital magazine. The way …

Educators Send Flipboard Magazines Into the Classroom

MagMaker / June 27, 2014<p>Recently we’ve noticed a number of blog posts that describe how teachers are creating Flipboard magazines to collect and …

Flipboard As a Textbook Replacement

OK…so let me clarify that title. I honestly think textbooks are on their way out…or at least I hope they are. Really it should read “Flipboard as …

Assessing the accuracy and quality of Wikipedia entries compared to popular online encyclopaedias: A preliminary comparative study across disciplines in English, Spanish and Arabic

Accuracy and Completeness of Drug Information in Wikipedia: A Comparison with Standard Textbooks of Pharmacology

Abstract<p>The online resource Wikipedia is increasingly used by students for knowledge acquisition and learning. However, the lack of a formal …

Study shows Wikipedia Accuracy is 99.5%

Wikipedia is a resource used by people everywhere, from middle school students to college students (and it’s safe to say that researchers also use it …

If the World Started Over, Would Life Evolve the Same Way?

In his fourth-floor lab at Harvard University, Michael Desai has created hundreds of identical worlds in order to watch evolution at work. Each of …

Antibiotic resistance: delaying the inevitable

<b>Don't use antibiotics to treat viral infections.</b><br>Antibiotics kill bacteria, not viruses. If you take antibiotics for a viral infection (like a cold or …

Medicine

Evolution myths: Evolution produces perfectly adapted creatures

<i>You don’t have to be perfectly adapted to survive, you just have to be as well adapted as your competitors. The apparent perfection of plants and</i> …

Evolution of Ribosomes

There's a simple way to stop the spread of antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria are a huge problem, one that sickens 2 million and kills more than 23,000 people in the United States each year. We hear horror stories about otherwise healthy children and young adults struck with deadly infections. Or stories of hospital outbreaks due to killer …

Research sheds light on molecular process of evolution | Business Weekly | Technology News | Business news | Cambridge and the East of England

A study into a species of African fish has shed new light on the molecular process of evolution in all vertebrate species and gives a valuable …

Evolution: Library: Finch Beak Data Sheet

Few people have the tenacity of ecologists Peter and Rosemary Grant, willing to spend part of each year since 1973 in a tent on a tiny, barren …

Birds

Understanding Evolution

Take our site tour, find out what's new, or subscribe for updates.<p>Our in-depth course on the science of evolution.<p>The ultimate resource for …

Evolution

This article is about evolution in biology. For related articles, see Outline of evolution. For other uses, see Evolution (disambiguation).<p>For a more …