It's an open hardware platform for tangible programming. There has been a big push in computer-science education in the last few years. The UK has made it part of its national curriculum, President Obama
The iPad game and magnetic pieces are designed to teach kids how to program. There's a growing sense among educators and parents that learning to code is a valuable life skill. The UK has implemented in
The duo wants to make it more available on mobile. MIT is teaming up with Google to create the next generation of its popular visual programming language "Scratch." The partners are working on an open
Firefox has met a notable milestone, as the desktop version of Mozilla’s browser overtook Microsoft’s incarnations globally in terms of usage for the first time, in April. According to analytics company
If you happen to go movie surfing on the US version of iTunes over the next few days, you could be in for a big surprise. Infamous potty-mouthed antihero Deadpool has infiltrated Apple’s online store ‘inserted’
That'll keep 'em busy. Is it just us, or are TV providers starting to forget who pays the bills 'round here? The younger, inexplicably energetic members of the household seem to be getting all the attention
The third of the gritty Marvel shows is half a year away. If you've been waiting for Netflix to flesh out its grittier Marvel shows with the release of Luke Cage, you now have a date to mark on your calendar.
Stephen Fry has quietly co-founded a startup that bills itself as a "Pinterest for education". The company called Pindex launched this month, and is a self-funded online platform that creates and curates
Imagine if an iPad was judging your musical ability instead of your fellow humans. The most terrifying thing about learning an instrument is the moment when you have to play in front of an examiner. It's
Obi Worldphone, the company founded by former Apple CEO John Sculley, has announced that it is releasing a new phone aimed at emerging markets. Called the MV1, the device was unveiled at Mobile World in
But not egg-sized Drones mock the very existence of birds. These clumsy noisy human-built flying machines put human eyes into previously avian domains, scaring bears and provoking all sorts of natural
It'll even be offered by mobile operators and insurance companies. Smartwatch connoisseurs should already be familiar with Omate, the maker of one of the first full-Android watches with cellular connectivity.
When it comes to the filmmakers of Marvel Studios, it’s quite possible that no one has been as eager or happy to interact with fans as Guardians of the Galaxy writer/director James Gunn. Ever since he
Kevin Feige’s chat with Empire that revealed some tidbits about Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 — namely that big bad Thanos wouldn’t be making an appearance — also included some insights on what we can
Microsoft today officially launched its virtual assistant Cortana as a downloadable app for iOS and Android platforms (via Business Insider). Similar to Apple's Siri personal assistant, Cortana allows
Following today's slew of software updates, including a golden master of tvOS for developers and a release of Xcode 7.1, Apple is now inviting developers to begin submitting their tvOS apps for App Store
More than 30% of U.S. children first use a mobile device while in diapers, says American Academy of Pediatrics
Updated parental guidelines are needed to help make informed decisions about the use of technology by children, says the American Academy of Pediatrics, as it revealed that more than 30% of U.S. children
Microsoft has released a new version of Wunderlist — the to-do app it acquired in June — for Windows 10, with support for OS-specific features like dictating tasks to Cortana and displaying live tiles.
Apple's fourth-generation Apple TV includes support for a full App Store, making it possible for developers to create games and apps for the device for the first time. A platform like the Apple TV seems
Shutterstock We’ve had an unusually high number of shark attacks so far this year, but even so, Condé Nast Traveler has reported that even more people have died in 2015 due to selfies. That’s right. It