Claire Xin

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Android 版 Google Now 現在懂得提醒用戶附近有他們想買的東西賣

雖然 Android 和 iPhone 都是有 Google Search app(Google Now),不過 Android 作為 Google 的打手,當然會有點優勢吧。在最新版的 Android 版 Google Now 中,Google 為其加入了一個提醒用戶消費的功能。假設用戶曾經在 app 中尋搜過某項產品,那 Google Now 就會為用戶記著,當用戶路過的地方附近有商店售賣有關產品的話,就 Google Now 就會彈出資訊卡告訴用戶。最後,雖然 Google 沒有指出它支援的地區有哪裡,不過估計是美國優先吧?<p>經由:Engadget<br>引用來源:Google(Google+)<p>標 …

The past, present, and future of design in Silicon Valley

Steve Vassallo Contributor<p>Steve Vassallo is a general partner at Foundation Capital and the author of the new book The Way To Design.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>The Realm Of Venture Circa 2014<p><i>The following is an excerpt from The Way to Design, a guide to becoming a designer founder and to</i> …

Silicon Valley

Having Excellent Problem Solving Skills Can Make You More Successful, These Are Steps You Should Follow

<b>So what are the causes of poor problem solving?</b><p>Problem solving is just like other skills we need to master in life. To be good at it, we need to …

Emotional Intelligence

This One Unexpected Feature In Google Gboard Makes Me Love It Even More

If you followed my advice last week, you’ve been spending the past few days wondering how you ever got by without Gboard, Google’s superior iOS keyboard that comes packed in with the Google app. Here are a few tips for getting the most out of your newest, favoritest text entry enabler.<p><b>Tap if You</b> …

5 websites where you can learn in-demand skills for free

Employees must up-level their skills and seek new challenges at work and outside of work. One of the best ways to do that is to take a class on an in-demand topic.<p>From Mandarin language classes to computer programming bootcamps and digital marketing workshops, there's a course for almost anything. …

Learning

Google Trials Travel Package Metasearch in the UK and Germany

In the UK and Germany, users of Google’s destination product will see the first experimental sales of flight and hotel packages.<p>Speaking Tuesday at …

The new 3D tool that will make planning your next walk a lot easier (and more fun)

You'll never take a wrong turn again!<p>We're always on the look out for a new walking route to try when exploring the British countryside and, luckily …

8 free health, wellness and sleep apps to improve your life

In this day and age, there's no excuse to not keep track of your health. Apps exist for every day-to-day health concern a person could possibly have. …

How to Build a High Power Air Cannon Out of PVC Pipe That Uses a 2″ PVC Piston

Ben Cusick (a.k.a. “NightHawkInLight“) demonstrates how to build a a high power air cannon out of PVC pipe that uses a 2″ PVC piston that Ben created …

The Best Resources For Learning About The Issue Of “Learning Styles”

There really isn’t much of question about the validity of so-called “learning styles” in the way they are usually discussed in education — they don’t …

What's New in Google - March 2017

Catch up on everything new in Google Apps over the last month, and see great ideas and resources!<p>Below is the recorded video from our <b>March 2017</b> …

The 50 Best Books for 11- and 12-Year-Olds

Eleven and twelve is a time of big change for kids, both emotionally and physically. Which is why reading coming-of-age books becomes very relevant …

Building Real-World Connections and College and Career Readiness

By Joshua J. Giebel<p>When I ponder the traditional classroom setting, where instructors use textbooks, whiteboards, and lectures to teach math, I can …

High School

Science Says This Is the Most Effective Way to Learn (but You Weren't Taught It in School)

This is the best way to study, research shows, but most schools don't teach it.<p>Whether you went to school in Alabama or Alaska, a pricey private institution or the local public elementary, chances are excellent that your day was organized roughly the same. The day was carved into a certain number …

Google Classroom now available for personal Google accounts

Google Classroom is a fantastic tool for collaboration in schools, but the requirement to use G Suite for Education was a barrier of entry for some …

41 Significant Value-Adding Home Renovation Ideas – Most You Can Do Yourself

Whether you’re looking to sell your home or simply want to improve it for your own living, most homes could benefit from a bit of home renovation. …

免費每天100封! Gmail 合併列印郵件專用 Google 試算表下載

果然先分享自己的經驗,就會幫助經驗與方法更加成長。前幾週我開始在電腦玩物研究起 「Google 文件、試算表與 Gmail 郵件合併列印」的功能,並寫成下列文章:<b><br>1. Google 文件合併列印教學,把 Google 試算表合併列印標籤信封</b><b><br>2. Gmail 超簡單寄送大量客製化郵件! Google</b> …

推荐16个实用有趣的外国网站,地道英语分分钟学起来

英语学习者需要大量接触英文素材,除了阅读原版书,其实还有很多方法可以接触原汁原味的英文。<p>以下这些功能各异的外国网站,让你在生活中轻松自如地接触英语,培养使用英语的习惯。<p>其中还有很多广播节目,给你最新鲜的听力素材,快来看看都有哪些吧。<p><b>本文作者双语君,转载自全国最大的双语资讯公众号中国日报网双语新闻(i</b> …

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5 places you can educate yourself online for free

According to neuroscience professor Ken Kosik, adult education, or specifically engaging in challenging new learning experiences, encourages brain plasticity. And plasticity is associated with flexibility, innovation, and joy.<p>Equally as compelling, continued learning has been shown to protect your …

Albert Einstein

Great Online Learning Platforms to Level Up Your Digital Skills

7 Online Learning Platforms to Level Up Your Digital Skills<p>Updated January 05, 2018<p>In today’s world, having up-to-date skills is crucial, whether …

OpenCourseware

Yoga For Bad People

Don't be fooled by the name, Yoga For Bad People (YFBP) isn't <i>just</i> for bad people; it's for everyone. Inclusivity is a key message from founders Heather Lilleston and Katelin Sission (the former having been teaching since 2003 and the latter 2008). The name, however, is very effective in opening …

Yoga

10 Places to Learn JavaScript Online

Level up your JS skills with online and offline resources.<p>Updated February 04, 2018<p>When you are ready to dive into the world of web development and …

JavaScript

Want to make your own apps? Here’s a starting place

<i>The AAPicks team writes about things we think you’ll like, and we may see a share of revenue from any purchases made through affiliate links.</i><p>In a recent survey, we discovered that <b>nearly half of our readers</b> would be interested in creating their own apps, <b>they just don’t know where to begin</b>.<p>Android …

Apps

動眼看:懂開花的 3D 打印花朵(影片)

輕鬆轉移 iPhone 資料及數據,Sony Xperia Transfer Mobile 正式推出 - VR-Zone 中文版

Sony Mobile 在 1 月 31 日釋出 Xperia Transfer Mobile 服務,讓用戶輕鬆將 Android 產品或 iPhone 資源轉移至新手機。 <br>Sony Mobile 日前在 CES 2014 消費性電子展上發表輕旗艦 Xperia Z1 Compact 外,同時也宣布 …

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5 ways to try salmon | Features

Salmon is a beautiful fish, and a great way of getting omega-3 and essential fatty acids into our diets. Everyone should have a go at cooking salmon …