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I tried Hopscotch, the surprisingly powerful app that lets you make small games without coding

But for those who want to learn more about coding but are perhaps intimidated by the steep learning curve, there's Hopscotch, an iPhone and iPad app designed to help people create simple games by giving them a playground with objects to play around with, instead of a blank screen and blinking …

iPad Apps

The Past and Future of Deep Learning

<i>What do you think of Deep Learning? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Peter Norvig, Research Director at Google, on Quora.</b><p>I remember vividly the day in the early 1980s when Geoff Hinton came …

Machine Learning

Business users are flocking to Microsoft's Dropbox competitor

One of Microsoft's big bets is converting its largest customers away from running their own business apps, and instead turning to Office 365, which Microsoft hosts and sells on a subscription basis.<p>It seems to be working. According to an upcoming report from Skyhigh Networks, enterprise usage of …

Online Life

How Will The World Change Over The Next 50 Years?

It’s fun to dream up what the future will look like in the next 5, 10, even 50 years. How will we travel? What will we eat? How will our economy and …

If These Predictions Are Right, We Will Lose Millions Of Jobs To Computers

The application of machine learning to the ever-increasing amounts of data being produced throughout the world will change everything when it comes to our jobs. Yes, these new technologies will make jobs easier for many people — but they also may make many of those jobs obsolete. Algorithms can now …

Master DIY robotics with The Complete Raspberry Pi 3 Starter Kit (55% Off)

The Raspberry Pi 3 is the latest evolution of the iconic microcomputer kit that’s taught countless curious minds the fundamentals of electronics and robotics.<p>Over the past four years, the Raspberry Pi has sold eight million units – three million in the last year alone, opening new doors of …

5 Battle-Tested Dale Carnegie Quotes That All Entrepreneurs Need to Remember

Embrace these Carnegie quotes as a part of your daily entrepreneurial mantra.<p>Dale Carnegie's business philosophies have always had a seat at our family's dinner table and my two sisters and I were required to read the famous book <i>How to Win Friends and Influence People</i> (thanks, dad). Selling over 30 …

These 3 'hot' tech skills can boost your pay by 22 percent

And there's three in particular that are worth some bank, according to a new survey on job skills by Payscale.<p>Payscale tapped into data on more than 2 million US workers to determine which skills increase a tech professional's salary the most.<p>They looked at how much more people with these skills …

PayScale

Crowdsourcing Professional Development: Six Tips From Tech-Savvy Teachers

Learning Strategies<p>Crowdsourcing Professional Development: Six Tips From Tech-Savvy Teachers<p>By Rob Grimshaw     Nov 5, 2015<p>Shutterstock<p>Related Stories<p>…

Comment on The Personal Factory Is Here—and It Will Bring a Wild New Era of Invention by 3D: Top Articles and News | Giant Leap

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Alphabet Inc. Chairman on 6 Future Technology Trends Prediction: Livestock Replacement Possible

Alphabet Inc Chief Executive, Eric Schmidt, is a technology expert known for his accuracy in predicting the future trends in technology. This time, …

Google competitor DuckDuckGo made so much money last year, it's giving away $225,000

Even mighty Microsoft can't pilfer the internet's grip away from Google.<p>And yet, a tiny competitor to Google called DuckDuckGo must be doing something right.<p>It just announced that it will be giving away $25,000 to support each of nine open source projects, or $225,000 total. Last year, it gave away …

AdWords

106 Ed Tech Startups Disrupting Education

CB Insights:Our map illustrates the following ed tech categories:<b>Broad Online Learning Platforms</b> – Perhaps ed tech’s most visible segment, these …

Education Technology

Fitbit Reports a Bang-Up First Quarter, and Wall Street Shrugs

Despite two major product launches that exceeded expectations, investors are still wary.<p>The better Fitbit's financial performance, it seems, the more skeptical investors get that the company won't be able to keep it up.<p>The maker of fitness and health trackers reported its first-quarter earnings on …

This 10-Minute TED Talk Will Teach You Everything You Need to Know About Presenting

Need to give a great presentation? Here are 10 tips from a marvelous TED talk on--what else?--communication.<p>Think back to the last time you were mesmerized by a magnificent public speaker.<p>What went through your mind? Did you think, "Wow, I wish I could give presentations like that. I'd love to be …

DIY vs. professional renovation: What to tackle yourself and what to leave to the pros

Taking a renovation into your own hands may seem like a great idea, but is it realistic?<p>It’s the question every handy homeowner getting ready to embark on a renovation asks themselves: How much can I actually do myself? If you’re willing to get your hands dirty, it may be more than you think. …

Google acquires Synergyse, will integrate the Google Apps training service ‘later this year’

Google today announced it has acquired Synergyse, a Toronto-based startup that offers a training service specifically for Google Apps. The company plans to integrate Synergize Training, which requires a Chrome extension, into Google Apps “later this year.” Details of the deal were not …

Apps

9 Skills You Should Learn That Pay Dividends Forever

The further along you are in your career, the easier it is to fall back on the mistaken assumption that you've made it and have all the skills you need to succeed. The tendency is to focus all your energy on getting the job done, assuming that the rest will take care of itself. Big mistake.<p>New …

Self-improvement

Wonderful Websites You Should Bookmark Right Now to Learn From Internet

The internet can be a wonderfully, immense place for interesting content. If you've ever wanted to learn a new skill or to accomplish a seemingly monumental task, you need look no further than the internet. There is basically a site for every interest under the sun. It is also a great place to …

Tutorials

10 Parenting Habits to Develop Before Your Child Becomes a Teen

I started parenting habits prior to the "dreaded teen years" that I hope will carry my influence further and create a positive relationship with my …

​How PISA Is Changing to Reflect 21st Century Workforce Needs and Skills

Technology in School<p>​How PISA Is Changing to Reflect 21st Century Workforce Needs and Skills<p>By Patrícia Gomes     Apr 26, 2016<p>Credit: …

How to create digital homework that students love

US History teacher Jennifer Hesseltine combined TED-Ed Lessons with an interactive blackboard to create a digital homework space that students</b> …

A quick comparison of online infographics makers - Infogram, Pikochart and Venngage

When I was back in school, I dreaded art class as I was simply horrible at it. I was never a visual type of person and even today I favor words and …

One of the best interviews with online entrepreneurs

Travis <b>Kalanick</b><p><b>Travis Kalanick is the co-founder of Uber.</b><p><b>Travis Cordell Kalanick</b> (born August 6, 1976) is an American entrepreneur. He is the …

Free Kaggle Machine Learning Tutorial for Python

<b>Always wanted to compete in a Kaggle competition, but not sure where to get started?</b> Together with the team at Kaggle, we have developed a free …

Fuel3D and Douglas Stewart Join Forces to Bring 3D Scanning to the Classroom

3D printing in the classroom is nothing new. We hear about it all the time, about the importance of teaching kids about 3D printing as early as …

Top 10 Tips For Beginning Teachers

FIRST-YEAR TEACHERS<p>Every year, approximately 15% of all teachers leave general education, and 22% of all teachers leave special education (Keigher, …

This guy sold his last startup to Yahoo for $40 million — now he's trying to make everyone a better programmer

Today, almost six years later, Smith introduces his next venture, Kite: A new tool that makes everybody a better programmer, no matter your skill level, at a time when the market for software continues to explode.<p>"I think programming is one of the most exciting things in the world right now," says …

Startups

Education-2025 - The Classroom of the Future

The Classroom of the Future<p>The Physical Space<p>The days of classrooms where a teacher desk sits at the front of the classroom and students’ desks are …