Rebecca Bentley

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Hulu not working? Here are some ways to fix it<p>John Callaham9 hours ago<p>Do you find Hulu not working when you sign onto the service? If so, here are a …

The Katikies Hotels in Santorini – A Place Of Divide Beauty And Magnificent Views

Nestled on the rocky peaks of the Santorini island, the Katikies Hotels form a beautiful collection of some of the most stunning luxury boutique …

Aegean Sea

10 Mac apps you need to download right now!

I've owned a lot of Macs in my day, and I've gotten into a pretty comfortable rhythm when it comes to setting up new ones. When I got my new 21-inch …

Griffin PowerDock 5: Charge 5 iPads / iOS Devices at Once

If you have several iOS devices in your house you know that it can be a major pain in the neck finding convenient charging spots for them. Plugging the charging units into a UPS, hoping the charging cable is long enough to reach a not too terribly awkward place on a desk or table top, and all that …

Apps to Get Your Kids Coding on the iPad Part 1

In the past, coding was a pretty niche affair, those of us with our Acorns, Spectrums and Commodore 64s experimenting with lines and lines of code. I remember as an 8 year old, spending ages typing out lines of code on my beige Acorn Electron to draw….a line on the screen. To add insult to injury …

About Us | Tipperary Station School Blog About Us | -Cattle Station kids participating in a Global Education

<b>Location</b> <br>Tipperary Station School is located in the beautiful homestead complex on Tipperary Station, 29 kilometres from the Daly River Road and 180 …

Globalization

"Khotso" Peace at Devil's Knuckles

Bamboo AirDesk Turns Your Couch Into A Super-Comfy Office [Review]

Mobile AirDesk by Slate <b><br>Category:</b> Portable laptop desk <b><br>Works With:</b> MacBook, iPad mini, iPhone <b><br>Price:</b> $129.99<p>Back when the Mobile AirDesk was just a Kickstarter gleam in the eye of design entrepreneur Nathan Mummert, <i>Cult of Mac</i> featured this project as one we were keeping our eyes on.<p>Since then, the …

How to update Twitter with Siri for iPhone and iPad

Press and hold the <b>Home button</b> or say "Hey, Siri" on your Phone or iPad.<p>Say "Post a tweet."<p>Tell Siri what you'd like your tweet to say.<p>Tap <b>Send</b> to …

Best board game apps for iPhone and iPad

There are a <i>lot</i> of fabulous and fun board games designed for the iPad and iPhone in the App Store — so many that it was difficult to narrow down this …

Learning and Innovation

High school is one of the most challenging stages for a student. He or she goes from being a child enjoying life to a student being prepared for the …

Digital literacy 'as important as reading and writing'

Considering the importance placed on digital literacy in many career roles, the new 2014 curriculum seems a step in the right direction – but does more still need to be done?<p>When I was at school, ICT was labelled, rightly or wrongly, as the “doss lesson”. Unlike English, maths and science, ICT was …

iPad in Education: Great Kindergarten Case Study

Talk about a great endorsement – they just don’t get any better than this. Just in case you can’t read the quite text on the image above, here it is:<p>For the first time in 22 years of teaching, 100 percent of my kindergarten students went to first grade reading above grade level.<p>That’s from Kristi …

How to Turn Your Phone Into the Ultimate Alarm Clock for Any Situation

You won't find a shortage of alarm clock apps in the Google Play store and the iTunes App Store. In fact, there are so many alarm clock apps that …

Amazing Photos of Places You Need To Visit

You've thought of Paris, the Great Wall of China and the Amazon rainforest. We've thought of the not-so-typical yet completely remarkable places to …

Rocky Mountains

Astronaut Duvet

The Amsterdam based design brand 'SNURK' expanded their collection ‘for horizontal living’ introducing amazing children’s bed sets. Its’ life-size …

Play

Here are a few strategies to employ to facilitate positive tablet learning habits:<p>Be clear with students at the outset of class whether tablets will …

iPads in schools! They just play games!

20th Century pedagogy + iPads = Gaming<p>So, you’re in your classroom and annoyed that the kids are playing games on the iPads. You have devised a …

How Should I Teach My Kids About Money?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I want my kids to be smarter with their money than I was in the past. How should I go about teaching them about it, and at what …

Receiptmate Scans Your Receipts and Saves Them to Evernote

iOS: Saving paper receipts is a tedious and messy project. Receiptmate makes it easier by scanning your receipts and then saving them directly to an …

Why the iPad continues to succeed where the Surface RT did not

The iPad is one of the simplest mobile computing devices money can buy, and accounts for some of its popularity. It runs iOS just the same as the …

How to Transform an Old Cassette Case Into a Handy iPhone Dock

- Jul 22, 2013<p>Cassette tapes. Oh, I have boxes of the damn things – but if you know how to use them, they don’t have to be “legacy hardware”! It …

MagBak Sticks Your iPad To Your Fridge, Your Hands, Your Smart Cover [Kickstarter]

Apparently, the hot new thing is to stick your iPad to the kitchen wall and then <i>immediately</i> start chopping red peppers. Luckily for those new to this emerging fashion, there is both a product and an instructional video available to help out. The product is the MagBak, and it consists of a pair of …

iPad Mini

New IKEA LED Lamp For Illuminating Storage Drawers

The new DIODER LED battery-operated lamp from IKEA answers a basic need when it comes to modern living: illuminating storage spaces, particularly …

10 tips for taking better photos on your smartphone (like these incredible close-ups*): http://ow.ly/nbsmm *An eye, a sharpened pencil, 100s and 1000s on a cupcake, and a crack in the pavement

iPad at Work: in and Out of the Pool, Running a Swimming School

I talk every day about the power and capabilities of the iPad, but this is a use case story that even I didn’t imagine: the iPad in use at poolside, in the pool, and running a small business that provides swimming lessons.<p>At the Woggle Goggle Swimming School in Penrith, Cumbria they’ve built a …

Keep a Garbage Bag In Your Laptop Bag for Sudden Rain Storms

If you keep your gadgets and gear in a canvas bag or backpack, they won't be very safe when you're caught in a sudden rain storm. You can prepare for …

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After Three Months Of Work, Digg Reader Officially Opens To The Public

Despite much wailing and gnashing of teeth Google Reader is finally set to go dark next week, and more than a few companies (including TechCrunch owner AOL) are shooting to fill the gap it’s going to leave behind. Digg Reader is probably the most prominent of those reader replacements, and just a …