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Samsung's latest VR moonshot literally takes a shot at the moon

If you've ever wondered what it's like on the moon, Samsung is trying to bring it virtually down to Earth.<p>In New York on Thursday, Samsung opened an elaborate virtual-reality experience called A Moon for All Mankind. With a specialized rig harnessed to your body, you can jump into the air with the …

Virtual Reality

Passion - How He Loves (Live) ft. Crowder

YouTube

Jim Kelly: 'Make a difference today for someone who is fighting for their tomorrow'

In accepting the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance at the 2018 ESPYS, Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly urged fans Wednesday night at the …

Hall of Fame

Walmart plans to take on Netflix with its own streaming service

Netflix and HBO might be getting some fresh competition soon and we’re not talking about Apple’s growing TV streaming ambitions.<p>Walmart is supposedly planning to get into the streaming game and it hopes to beat the competition by making the cheapest priced TV streaming service available.<p>The new …

Streaming

Netflix Redesigns TV Apps With Side Bar Interface Housing My List, Search, and More

Netflix today revealed a new design for its "TV experiences," or TV-based apps, that aims to make it easier to find TV shows and movies on the service.<p>In addition to the rows with various themes, Netflix subscribers watching on a TV will now see a sidebar on the left side of the app that expands …

Apps

Gfycat makes it dead-simple to drop GIFs into your Gmail replies

If you’re all about GIFs in your digital correspondence, you’ll be glad to know that Gfycat’s built a tool to bring them to your inbox, so your replies are 💥<p>The company’s taking advantage of Gmail’s add-ons platform, which lets you add plugins from third-party developers and access them from a …

Apps

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Chili Cheese Dog Bake

<i>Chili Cheese Dog Bake is a fun twist to the classic hot dog, but in casserole form!</i><p>This Chili Cheese Dog Bake is nothing short of amazing. Here’s the …

Creating Opportunities with Book Creator

Often times, in the world of educational technology, an application that is introduced can have a short lifespan. It may seem to be the hot tool or …

Education Technology

How to Make Facebook and Instagram's Changes Work for Your Personal Brand

Meet your followers where they are.<p><i>By Kelly Ehlers, the President of Ideas That Evoke.</i><p>Between the Facebook Developer Conference (F8) and the rollout of Instagram's new algorithm, entrepreneurs are rethinking their brand strategies. Embracing change is easier with a little insight behind the scenes …

Social Media

15 DIY Home Improvement Projects Using Wood

When spring and summer feel further away than ever, it’s time to break up some of the cabin fever with some home improvement projects!<p>We’ve assembled …

Home Improvement

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Pioneering female director will helm Apple’s Jennifer Aniston TV series

A director known for <i>ER</i>, <i>The West Wing</i>, and <i>Shameless</i> episodes, and even the <i>Deep Impact</i> disaster movie, will be behind the camera for one of the many TV shows Apple is having filmed. Mimi Leder reportedly agreed to take on the upcoming program starring Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon.<p>The drama, …

Jennifer Aniston

Aquaman actor Jason Momoa will star in Apple TV series

Former <i>Game of Thrones</i> and current <i>Aquaman</i> actor Jason Momoa is set to star in another new Apple original series.<p>Called <i>See</i>, the show is an epic, world-building drama that’s set in the future. Momoa will play the lead role of Baba Voss, described by trade magazine <i>Variety</i> as, “a fearless warrior, …

Carpool Karaoke

Google Launches New Feedback Tool ‘Course Kit’ to Eliminate Assignment Uploads

Do your school’s students submit their school assignments by uploading PDFs or other files within a learning management system? If so, a new tool …

Education Technology

‎Khan Academy Kids on the App Store

The curriculum includes reading, language, writing, math, social-emotional development, problem-solving skills, and motor development. Open-ended …

Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground. - Teddy Roosevelt 📷: Justin Haag | @ridgerunner308

The full story of Thailand’s extraordinary cave rescue

<b>On 23 June, 12 boys went exploring in Thailand's Chiang Rai province with their football coach - and ended up trapped deep inside a cave underneath a mountain. The BBC's Helier Cheung and Tessa Wong were at the scene as a dramatic rescue bid gripped the world.</b><p>What happened over those two weeks is a …

Thai Navy

As cord-cutting prices rise, here's what you can do to keep costs down

For the growing ranks of cord-cutters who fled cable- and satellite-TV services for cheaper streaming options, recent weeks have brought an unsettling run: rate increases that look too much like the price hikes that plagued traditional pay TV for years.<p>First, the Dish Network-owned Sling TV …

Pay-TV

8 Great Educational Podcasts for Kids

<b>As we seek to enhance instruction with technology</b>, one tool we might not think of is podcasts. These can be used in flipped classrooms or blended …

Education Technology

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Adobe to Launch Photoshop for iPad in Strategy Shift

Adobe Systems Inc., the maker of popular digital design programs for creatives, is planning to launch the full version of its Photoshop app for Apple …

Apps

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Driverless-car makers want Congress to free them from state safety standards

As Silicon Valley and automakers attempt to steer the nation toward a future of driverless vehicles, a group of influential lawmakers remains concerned that bipartisan legislation now moving through Congress could leave consumers at risk by preventing states from demanding tighter safety …

autonomousvehicles

"Glamping" cabins offer luxurious taste of the outdoors

Platte River State Park is introducing their three newest cabins that offer an opportunity to enjoy nature with all the comforts of home.

outdoors

DIY Kids Games and Activities for Indoors or Outdoors

Hello! So glad you stopped by! I’m guessing that you are here because you are at your wits end and need some quick, easy and fun activities to do …

Kids

Live Streaming TV Service 'Philo' Launches on Apple TV

Live streaming television service Philo today launched on the fourth- and fifth-generation Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV, after first launching on iPhone, Roku, smart TVs, desktop and web browsers, and more last November.<p>With the Apple TV app, subscribers can sign into their Philo accounts and watch …

Smart TV

Four new Apple ads portray the iPad as the easier way to handle notes, paperwork and travel [Videos]

Right after a new iPhone X ad extolling the virtues of Face ID, Apple has posted four new short iPad ads. These present the iPad as a better way to handle notes, paperwork and travel …<p>The paperwork ad shows workers in cubicles struggling with masses of papers, while an iPad owner sits in their …

Apple Pencil