Nicholas Manfredi

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Code School Brings Its Instructional Videos For Developers To iOS

Code School, the online learning destination that grew out of founder Gregg Pollack’s longtime efforts in creating and sharing technical content with a developer audience, has now made the leap to mobile. With the new iOS application, developers can watch Code School’s over 300 instructional videos …

Psychoanalyst Adam Phillips on Why a Capacity for Boredom Is Essential for a Full Life

When was the last time you were bored — truly bored — and didn’t instantly spring to fill your psychic emptiness by checking Facebook or Twitter or Instagram? The last time you stood in line at the store or the boarding gate or the theater and didn’t reach for your smartphone seeking deliverance …

A Little Girl Wrote Google A Letter Asking To Give Her Dad A Day Off, And Google Responded

Here's some advice on how to get some time off from work: Have your daughter send a really cute letter to your employer, asking them to give you a day off.<p>Bonus points if the letter is written in crayon.<p>One little girl decided to give her dad a hand. She wrote his employer, which happens to be …

How to add all the World Cup matches to your calendar in 15 seconds

The World Cup is upon us. There are so many games during the group play portion of the global tournament that it’s hard to keep up with them all.<p>So, some good soccer samaritans on Reddit have created calendars that you can easily import into your own scheduling apparatus.<p>There are good options …

Ivory Coast

Shoot Shares Rich Contact Cards via Email to Boost Networking

iPhone: It's a good idea to share a digital contact card after exchanging business cards. Shoot makes customizable, rich digital cards that you can …

The Alphabet Project

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Quizzes

TEDxSF - James Mollison - Typologies

This Good World

This Good World is a search discovery platform that highlights and supports businesses doing good things.

Tick Is a Colorful, Category-Based To-Do App

iOS: There are thousands of to-do apps on the iPhone and they're all just slightly different from each other. If you're looking for something that …

Apps

Drawing Autism: A Visual Tour of the Autistic Mind from Kids and Celebrated Artists on the Spectrum

Autism and its related conditions remain among the least understood mental health issues of our time. But one significant change that has taken place over the past few years has been a shift from perceiving the autistic mind not as disabled but as differently abled — and often impressive in its …

What It Takes to Design a Good Life

What does it take to have a good life? That’s what <b>Jonathan Fields</b>, author of <i>Uncertainty: Turning Fear and Doubt into Fuel for Brilliance</i>, wondered when his daughter turned five and he grew tired of reading her fables about the knight who saves the princess to live happily ever after. So he set out …

Around The World | The Atlas For Today

Exploring an atlas has always been a fascinating experience, but world atlas books all look the same. Around the World: The Atlas for Today, aims to …

TEDxCLE

Most Recent<p>Biography Cyrus C. Taylor, PhD, is the dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and the Albert A. Michelson Professor in Physics at Case …

Physics

Christopher Emdin: Teach teachers how to create magic

YouTube

tools-for-the-next-school-year – Learning and Innovation

<b>THE STARTING POINT?</b><p>It is interesting to reflect how this simplification of iPad key tools has changed in a relatively short space of time. iWorksuite …

Constant Challenges Push Students to Strive for Success

Check Out the Education Templates in Stormboard - A New Collaborative Planning Tool

Stormboard is a slick new service designed for hosting collaborative online brainstorming activities. Stormboard allows you to create an unlimited …

BeHere app uses iBeacons to automatically take attendance as students enter the classroom

A new app called BeHere aimed at teachers uses Apple’s new Bluetooth LE iBeacon technology to recognize students and automatically take attendance as they enter a classroom.<p>With the BeHere app installed, the teacher’s iPad acts as an iBeacon and students entering the classroom with an iPhone, iPad, …

5 dangerous things you should let your kids do

At TED U, Gever Tulley, founder of the Tinkering School, spells out 5 dangerous things you should let your kids do -- and why a little danger is good …

More than half of US public schools don’t have wireless access

A crime is happening in our schools every day. And it’s not the type of crime that hall monitors or security cameras can solve. At issue: Only 39% of public schools have wireless network access for the whole school. But perhaps the greater offense—up to this point, at least—has been apathy.<p>At work …

Net Neutrality

Makerbot Wants To Put A 3D Printer In Every School

3D-printer company Makerbot is leading a crowdfunding drive to buy 3D printers for every school in America. The push, called Makerbot Academy, will begin with CEO Bre Pettis personally pledging a Makerbot to every public high school in the company’s home town of Brooklyn.<p>“MakerBot Academy is a big …

A Visual Dictionary of Philosophy: Major Schools of Thought in Minimalist Geometric Graphics

Rodin believed that his art was about removing the stone not part of the sculpture to reveal the essence of his artistic vision. Perhaps this is what Catalan-born, London-based graphic designer Genis Carreras implicitly intended in chiseling away the proverbial philosopher’s stone to sculpt its …

Day Flow: Time and Efficiency Tracking

While there’s no shortage of general productivity tools in the App Store, Day Flow has thrown its hat into the time-management ring with a nice little iPhone app to help track what you do with your days. Here’s how it works.<p>Things kick off with a single figure on the homescreen – the number of …

Medium App

If you haven´t heard of Medium.com you should check it out, it was created by Twitter founders and is a new place on the Internet for sharing ideas …

Publishing

New Balance M996pd

New Balance just can´t stop releasing quality lately, these new Made in USA beauties are presented in a slick new beige/red colorway. The M996PD …

Leef Access Microsd Reader

Leaf have announced a tiny dongle that can solve your Android storage worries. The Leef Access microSD Reader features a microUSB connector for …

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