There are 120 different colors of Crayola Crayons. 23 shades of red, 20 greens, 19 blues, 16 purples, 14 oranges, 11 browns, 8 yellows, 2 grays, 2 coppers, 2 blacks, 1 white, 1 gold and 1 silver. The factory
Well, that's what "the Companionator" says, anyway. You know those times you just want to sit around and watch TV, but your significant other hounds you to get off the couch? Well, here's some ammo for
If you’re like me, you are scrambling last minute to get your friends and family the latest tech gifts. You might be thinking about a new tablet, an iPad, game console, 2 in 1, or maybe even a smart watch.
“Have you ever seen Mission Impossible, the film? Do you remember in the beginning he gets his mission and then it blows up after a few seconds? We do exactly the same thing but with digital documents.”
The one thing you’ve always been certain of is that a computer that’s not connected to a network, doesn’t munch data from any USB sticks, and doesn’t accept any kind of electronic connection requests reasonably
Two studies look at the benefits of intergenerational video game play. Both found that playing video games with your kids has a positive impact on adolescent development and long-term family outcomes.
Choosing not to password protect your devices is the digital equivalent of leaving your home or car unlocked. If you're lucky, no one will take advantage of the access. Or maybe the contents will be ravaged
Middle Eastern countries sent two all-female teams to Microsoft’s Imagine cup this year. That’s not as surprising as it sounds. Asya AlJabri’s first steps toward app building started with dyslexia: not
What's it like to grow up in a world where no-one has brothers or sisters? Are siblings really that important? Researchers have been asking those questions for years - and China, with its famous one-child
A new book shows how fixating on testing and achievement can backfire. "No Child Left Behind." "Race to the Top." The names suggest mobility, progress, moving on up and not falling back. The goal of education,
As daughters, sisters, wives, and coworkers Soon after Jay Z welcomed his first child, Blue Ivy Carter, last year, a poem the rapper had reportedly dedicated to his new baby girl zipped around the Internet.
Seriously, like yesterday. Office vegetation offers “micro-restoration”–the chance for our brains to recharge throughout the day. Few things rouse our appreciation for nature as much as spending every
CNET's no stranger to the vitriol being hurled around by passionate handset users. (Skim through the comments section of any major phone review and you'll see.) But we just had to ask: Why all the hate?
Space is vast, but it may not be so lonely after all: A study finds the Milky Way is teeming with billions of planets that are about the size of Earth, orbit stars just like our sun, and exist in the zone
• Different kids with different levels of preparation come into a math class. Some of these kids have parents who have drilled them on math from a young age, while others never had that kind of parental