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8 Challenges for Your Overall Fitness

Just because you run doesn’t mean you’re in shape, as one Runner’s World editor discovered.

Google Just Made It Super Easy To Build a Website With Material Design

Ever wished your lame-ass blog could look a little more like a sweet, crisp Material Design app? Well, it’s your lucky day: Google has a new tool …

100 Books Every Teacher Should Read

I am by habit a bibliophile. I read at least 25 pages of a book per day which usually turns in to 40-60 books per year. I’ve written a few books …

Books

Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week – Six Ways to Create Flipped Video Lessons

A few months ago I created and posted a video about making flipped video lessons on VideoNot.es. Since then I’ve made videos about more tools for …

Education Technology

The best iPhone apps for learning guitar

Have you been looking to learn how to play the guitar but aren’t willing to shell out the big bucks for lessons? Then again maybe you already have …

Kids can rule in code-writing world if given right tools

There aren't many eight-year-olds who get excited by household chores. When her mother set her tasks to do around the house, year 3 student Anvitha …

How to Clean a Muddy Bike

A wet or snowy winter can mean a sloppy spring and summer. That's not a big deal as long as you keep your bike clean and pay attention to these sensitive spots.<p><b>Frame and All</b> <br>Before getting into the nitty-gritty, give your entire bike a postride rinse. "It seems like a no-brainer," says Jeremy …

The Polaroid Cube

The Polaroid Cube captures scenes both awe-inspiring and adorbz, on and off the bike<p>The first thing I did with the Polaroid Cube was mount it on the nearest kitten, which fortunately happened to be mine. After all, few words spring to mind faster than "cute" when looking at this golf-ball-size cam, …

Use this trick to see a map of everywhere Google knows you've been

Luckily, there's an easy way to see exactly what Google knows about where you've been, and you can even see a map of past locations you have visited.<p>This all depends on whether you have enabled two settings tied to your Google account: location reporting and location history. Of course Google lets …

Maps

Leatherman Tread bracelet is the first truly useful 'wearable'

You might not understand how truly useful and indispensable a Leatherman, or any multitool for that matter, is unless you've carried one for a while. Obviously, Leatherman President Ben Rivera is quite fond of his, but it caused a bit of a problem when he tried to pass through the gates at …

Handouts — Simple classroom workflow

Good for your class, great for the environment!<p>Save 10-20 thousand sheets of paper a year per class! That's a whole lot of trees that don't get cut …

Aircraft-Inspirated Home Gets Nordic Warmth

The <b>House About to Launch</b> is a mini-sized and sun-drenched apartment located in Tainan City, Taiwan. It is a special home that acts as a daily …

10 must have Android apps for your new Android smartphone (2014)

Getting your first Android smartphone is a special event. It opens up a whole new world and you’re officially a part of the largest platform in the history of mobile devices. That said, there are a virtual ton of applications and getting started with them isn’t easy. In this round up, we’ll take a …

Apps

10 Must Have Teacher App’s!

Below I have created 10 wonderfully great iPad app’s for teachers!These for me for the most part have been the Core App’s I have both used …

Watch These Body-Weight Warriors Take Flight

Their strength is forged on the street and tested in competition. Are you ready to be transformed?<p>Hannibal Lanham reshaped himself, and then he reshaped the fitness world. For years Hannibal simply trained hard, banging out body-weight exercises—pushups, pullups, and dips—explosively in monster …

How Can I Use My iPad For Teaching? Practical Ways to Get Started

<b>Here is a collection of my articles on teaching with iPads and iPads in Education:</b><p>2. My current iPad/projector <b>setup</b><p>3. Do you use your iPad more for</b> …

The best crossfit apps for iPhone

CrossFit has taken the world of fitness by storm, and with the apps in this list you will have all of the tools you need to use them to your full …

Feet-On With Boosted Boards’ New Faster And Cheaper Electric Skateboards

If you want to ride a magic carpet, the Boosted Board is the closest you’ll get until they make that hoverboard run on asphalt. And now there’s an even more powerful model for climbing epic hills or hitting 22mph, and a stripped down model for casual boarders on a budget.<p>Y Combinator and …

Over 50 iPad Apps for Dyslexic Learners

October8 , 2014<br>As a language-based disorder, dyslexia is often associated with speech problems, word recognition and spelling difficulties. Dyslexic …

Haven is a super-strong smart lock that bolts onto the floor

While there's certainly no shortage of connected door locks that allow keyless entry into your home, many products don't actually make the traditional deadbolt in your door any more secure. Luckily, there are some solutions that add to the security of existing locks by better reinforcing other …

Stylish Bedroom Designs with Beautiful Creative Details

• 1 |<br>• Visualizer: Hai Peng<p>The first bedroom in this collection is a distinctively urban design from visualizer Hai Peng. Reflective surfaces from walls …

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iOS 7 How-to: Manage your iCloud storage space from an iOS device

Apple gives all iCloud users 5 GB of iCloud storage. For most users, this is more than plenty of space, but for some, it isn’t nearly enough. This space is used for iOS device backups, iWork and other documents, and email if you are using a @mac.com, @me.com or @icloud.com address.<p>In this article, …

The Best Thing To Ever Happen To Google Drive For Teachers

Adobe Photoshop Mix review: Not just another iPad photo app

Here’s the idea: Because even the newest and most advanced iPads have limited horsepower, on-the-go artists have to wait until they can get back to their laptop or desktop Photoshop app to perform complex imaging acrobatics.<p>The new Adobe Photoshop Mix, a cloud-based image editor and compositor that …

Five iPad Learning Tasks You Should Be Able to Do with Your Students

June 2, 2014<br>If you are running out of ideas of how to leverage iPad in your classroom teaching then the 5 tasks I have for you today are enough to …

Sky Mural Ceiling Panels

In order to transform your wall or ceiling into a spellbinding skyline, the only thing you may need next are these Sky Mural Ceiling Panels. You can …

Interior Design

15-Minute Morning Workout Routine | The Art of Manliness

Adrian Peter Schmidt was born in the Alsace-Lorraine region of what is now France in 1872. His genetics and circumstances did not point to a future …

Wide Open Plan with Interesting Elements

• 1 |<p>On the outside of the modern home we see that the building is box-like in shape, thus the interior gains little influence from the architectural …

Interior Design