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Get the Apple TV 'Aerial' Screensaver on Your Mac (or PC)

The Apple TV has a lovely screensaver called "Aerial." It shows beautiful, drifting scenes from around the world (you can spot New York, San …

Burkina Faso

My workout: 'I worried I'd get big if I did powerlifting, but I've dropped a dress size’

Nicolle Smith, 49, on taking up powerlifting at 46<p>I started weightlifting three years ago at the age of 46. I’d done competitive athletics in my 20s and wanted to find a physical activity that would challenge me. I loved the film Rocky, and the classic training sequence from it, so I decided to …

Want to understand how Trump happened? Study quantum physics

The past decade will be remembered as the period when the global underclass revolt snowballed into a movement with political bite. From Occupy Wall Street to Brexit to Donald Trump’s election, these post-financial crisis years have featured many unsynchronized awakenings that are forcing a …

British Philosophy

Interactive periodic table finally clues us in to what elements are used for

Looking at the periodic table, most of us have no issues identifying the use of certain elements. Sodium, carbon, nitrogen, oxygen and others are no-brainers but what about the less talked about elements.<p>Seriously, do you know what Vanadium is used for? How about Polonium? Of course you don’t. …

11.06.06: Fractions: Building a Strong Foundation Based on Conceptual Understanding

Introduction<p>In preparation for my work developing this curriculum unit, I spent three days learning about Singapore Math at Worcester State …

Mathematics

Get totally free phone service and messaging

You bring the unlocked GSM phone, Freedompop will give you a small stipend of no-strings-attached service every month.<p>People say there's no such thing as a free lunch, but if I rack up enough points on my Which Wich rewards card, eventually I'll be eating a sandwich <i>gratis</i>.<p>OK, but free cell service? …

Why Time Seems To Go By More Quickly As We Get Older

When we were children, the summer holidays seemed to last forever, and the wait between Christmases felt like an eternity. So why is that when we get …

The Brain

Resources to Transform Math Mindset

Math Mindset<p>We frequently hear students (and even teachers) make comments such as "I'm not good at math" or "I'm just not a math person." …

Pedagogy
Pedagogy

Stroke survivors walk again after Stanford injects stem cells into brain

Stroke survivors who believed they would be paralysed or need a wheelchair for the rest of their lives are walking and moving again following a ground-breaking stem cell treatment.<p>18 patients who agreed to allow doctors to drill a hole in their skull and inject stem cells into the damaged part of …

Medical Research

How to tell if someone is stealing your Wi-Fi?

Is your Wi-Fi connection sometimes a little sluggish or unresponsive? Perhaps your monthly allowance seems to run out a little too quickly? If that’s the case, then it’s possible that someone might be piggybacking on your home wireless network. This guide will walk you through a few tips to check …

Wi-Fi

Spring clean your Mac with these awesome apps

No matter the size of your Mac’s hard drive, there will come a time when you need to free up some space. Having a full hard drive can make your Mac feel sluggish, and running out of space can be terrifying.<p>Sifting through your archive of files may seem like a daunting task. But don’t fear — these …

Operating Systems

Here's why the iPhone's Night Shift mode is such a big deal

In general, looking at your phone at night is a terrible idea.<p>Smartphone screens emit bright blue light so you can see them even at the sunniest …

iOS

Meet the internet maths guru who could become the next million-dollar teacher

Colin Hegarty says Global Teacher prize nomination is down to ‘working like a dog’ – and he tries to instil same work ethic in students<p>At the back of Colin Hegarty’s classroom, on a display made from wavy pieces of blue sugar paper, is something he calls his “wall of inspiration”. It features …

Use This Secret Code to Help You Improve Your iPhone Signal

Who knew.<p>A secret iPhone hack has emerged that makes seeking out solid signal easier by showing you how good your connection is in a number rather than an antiquated bar chart system. It's surprisingly simple; you just need to enter a secret code to pull up your iPhone's Field Mode tool.<p>The code …

iOS

Math Jokes: Top Math Jokes

<i>My Town Tutors is making a huge commitment to be the #1 tutoring resource for parents and teachers in America. Our motto is “Teachers are great</i> …

Mathematics

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Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron explains the thinking behind our annual issue dedicated to interior design.<p>While loft living might not be for everyone, others find it dream-worthy.<p>Welcome to our latest installment of Products We Love, where we test-drive beloved design items and document the …

Avant-garde

Turn any television in your house into a huge touchscreen with this $130 gadget

The way we interact with screens has changed drastically over the past few decades. We rarely go more than a day without touching the display of a …

Gear & Gadgets

4 Great Equation Tools for Math Teachers and Students

June 29, 2015<br>Here are four excellent Chrome apps specifically curated for Math teachers and students. These apps are ideal for writing, editing and …

Education Technology

Here's a simple no-weights workout that will make your legs super strong

Whether you are at the office, traveling, or can't make it to the gym, here is a leg day workout that will have your legs looking their best, using only your body weight.<p>Do each movement for 45 seconds with no rest between movements. At the end of Set 1, rest for 1-2 minutes, then begin Set 2. …

Exercise

How the Apple Watch was created

The Apple Watch is arguably Apple's most ambitious project to date. Here is the story of how it became a reality<p>It's not easy to keep a lid on something when the whole world is clamouring to see it. When Apple chief executive Tim Cook finally unveiled the Apple Watch to the world in September 2014, …

Smartwatches

Daylight Savings Time: 7 Surprising Things You May Not Know

Our annual clock fiddling leads to fewer robberies and more unhappy farmers, for starters.<p>For most of the United States, this weekend sees the return of clock confusion—and heated debate.<p>Many Americans will spring forward an hour to mark the beginning of daylight savings time (DST)—also known as …

Time Management

How to Watch Movies for Free on iPhone and iPad? - iAppnalysis | Apps and Games Review

Share Email Comments<p>If you have an iPhone or iPad or both and you are a movie-buff, then you have come to the right place. There are plenty of …

iOS

Rearth Ringke cases for iPhone 5 and 6/Plus (multiple colors) from $5 shipped (Reg. up to $15+)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Rearth via Amazon is offering a series of iPhone 5/5s/5c/6 and 6 Plus cases for as low as <b>$5</b> with free shipping for everyone (no …

Consumer Tech

Fast-track, 6-week program to become a teacher an 'expensive experiment', union says

A controversial program aimed at fast-tracking teachers into disadvantaged public schools has been labelled an "expensive experiment" by the …

Two Excellent Tutorials on How to Create A Newsletter for Your Classroom

February 21, 2015<br>Newsletters are very good forms of communication and as teachers you can use them to communicate with parents and school community …

Your Secret Weapon for Bigger Muscles

Hammer every last muscle fiber with this resistance band workout

14 Times To Put Your Damn Phone Down

Life happens when you're not looking (down).

I just added wireless charging to my iPhone 6 in 10 seconds, and it cost less than $20

In the future, all of our devices will be charged wirelessly. We saw the early stages of the future of wireless charging technology unveiled earlier …

Mobile Technology