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How to use the app that Apple just bought and made free for everyone

Apple bought an app called Workflow on Thursday. The app automates stuff you do all the time on your iPhone and iPad and turns those tasks into a simple button.<p>But instead of killing the app, as Apple usually does when it acquires a startup, Apple made it free.<p>Basically, Workflow is like a Swiss …

Apps

The UK government will teach eight-year-olds mindfulness to tackle spike in kids’ mental health problems

In the West, mindfulness, the practice of bringing one’s awareness to the present moment, is no longer the stuff of yoga classes and corporate retreats.<p>The British government will fund (pdf) randomized control trials in more than 200 schools across the country to see whether mindfulness effectively …

Education

Alas de mariposa

Seguramente muchos de vosotros no sabéis que en el aula de Tigres y Gallifantes practicamos “<i>mindfulness</i>” también podríamos llamarlo meditación, …

Pocket’s new iMessage app just made sharing stories via chat a whole lot easier

Pocket, the smart bookmarking and content discovery service that was recently acquired by Mozilla, just launched an iMessage app that is pretty nifty for those who use both services regularly.<p>I’ve been pretty frustrated with the lack of genuinely useful iMessage apps since its launch last …

Apps

50 Of The Best Writing Apps For The iPad

<b>50 Of The Best Writing Apps For The iPad</b><p>by <b>Ashley McCann</b><p>The best writing apps for iPad, like any concept of ‘best,’ is subjective and further based on …

iOS

Mossberg: The PC is being redefined

Keep your eye on the software, and on Apple.<p><i>Welcome to Mossberg, a weekly commentary and</i> <i>reviews column on The Verge</i> <i>and</i> <i>Recode</i> <i>by veteran tech journalist Walt Mossberg, executive editor at The Verge and editor at large of</i> <i>Recode</i><i>.</i><p>If you became a frequent computer user starting anytime between, say, 1990 …

Chromebook

With Thingiverse Upload, Users Can Publish 3D Designs Straight from Tinkercad

Popular in-browser 3D design and modeling tool Tinkercad, which was acquired by Autodesk and joined its 123D product family in 2013, is offering …

3D Printing

NASA lanza una nueva edición de su catálogo de software

Ya sea para obtener imágenes desde astronaves, para descargar imágenes satelitales, para acceder a base de datos de peligros naturales a nivel …

Visible Thinking | Project Zero

Patricia Palmer worked as a researcher and project manager on Innovating with Intelligence, the project that launched the Visible Thinking approach …

Education

Stanford University Launches Free Course on Developing Apps with iOS 10

Whenever Apple releases a new version of iOS, Stanford University eventually releases a course telling you how to develop apps in that environment. …

iOS

Descubre Cómo Funciona

Crea tu App en un paso<p>480interactive genera aplicaciones con código nativo iOS y Android.<br>Evita todo el proceso de programación creando …

"Hay que acabar con el formato de clases de 50 minutos"

El doctor en Medicina apuesta por cambiar las metodologías pero pide cautela ante la aplicación de la neurociencia a la educación<p>Mora, autor del …

Growth Mindset: Clearing up Some Common Confusions

By Eduardo BriceñoA growth mindset is the understanding that personal qualities and abilities can change. It leads people to take on challenges, …

Pedagogy

Más de 2000 Gifs para aprender Lengua de Signos

Giphy lanzó una colección de 2000 gifs animados que tienen como objetivo incentivar el conocimiento del Lengua de Señas o Lengua de Signos.<p>Una …

EasilyDo brings its powerful Email app to Android

EasilyDo’s simply named “Email” application is one of the most popular productivity apps on iOS, because it closely resembles the look-and-feel of Apple’s default Mail app, but comes with more powerful features. Essentially, it feels like you’ve given the Mail app an upgrade. Now EasilyDo’s Email …

iOS

Implicación…

Los docentes creemos que tenemos la vara de la justicia en los temas educativos y el santo grial del aprendizaje. Creemos que somos nosotros los …

New Study Reaffirms What Teachers Know: Relationships Matter

The Search Institute has probably done more research than anyone over the past few years on the importance of positive relationships in the lives of …

Education

Apple reportedly testing a new Apple TV with 4K output, may launch later this year

Apple is testing a new version of the Apple TV set-top box for release ‘as soon as this year’, according to Bloomberg. The box is apparently codenamed ‘J105’ and would be an incremental upgrade over the current fourth-generation box with new internals to support output at ultra-high definition 4K …

Apple TV

Dubai plans to introduce flying drone taxis as early as this summer

A growing number of companies are looking at the viability of airborne, autonomous taxis as a way to ease urban congestion and transportation woes, but the city of Dubai could leapfrog those with a plan to deploy a passenger-carrying drone as early as this summer.<p>Uber, Airbus and others are still …

Drones

Lo que queda en el tiempo

Tengo muchas dudas de que lo que hago en el aula tenga más trascendencia que lo que se llevan a finales de junio las niñas y niños del aula. A veces …

Convertir una App en educativa

A lo largo de estos últimos años y con la explosión de las apps, los dispositivos han pasado de tener aplicaciones de productividad a poder realizar …

Competencia digital y actitud en la red (y fuera de ella)

Cuando hablamos de competencias y tecnologías, tengo la sensación de que el foco se centra más de lo debido en la posición de receptor de contenidos …

El poder de la imaginación

La imaginación y la creatividad no son lo mismo.<p><b>imaginación</b>: es un proceso psicológico superior que permite al individuo manipular información …

El maestro más allá del aula

Me resulta muy curioso ver a aquellos que son los primeros en criticar a empresas, personas, formaciones y tecnologías con las que no casan y a las …

Tests y tests y tests… que nada queda

Voy a ligar dos noticias que, en principio, no tienen mucho que ver entre si. Por un lado el <b>artículo de opinión en “Los Ángles Times”</b> en el que …

código seQReto: actividad STEAM para el aula

No vamos a entrar ooooootra vez con el tema <b>STEAM</b> en educación aunque cada gramo de lo que se cuente en ese sentido no es tiempo perdido, pero hoy …

10 canales de Youtube para aprender sobre ciencia

Youtube es una fuente prácticamente inagotable de información, no sólo de vídeos divertidos y de entretenimiento. Esta plataforma puede ser …

Dropbox’s note-taking app Paper launches globally in 21 languages

Dropbox said today that it is rolling out Paper — its note-taking app that it’s emphasizing is a tool that’s built for managing workflow as well — globally.<p>In addition to the regular launch of Paper, the company said that users will also be able to automatically generate presentations and run them …

Collaboration

The Dark Knight (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

• <b>Artist:</b> Hans Zimmer & James Newton Howard<p>There’s little breathing room on Hans Zimmer and James Newton Howard’s brilliantly conceived soundtrack for</i> …

Man of Steel (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) [Standard Version]

• <b>Artist:</b> Hans Zimmer<p>One of the most prolific film composers of the late 20th and early 21st centuries, Hans Zimmer was born September 12, 1957 in …