Kevin Griffiths

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Box Office: 'Ocean's 8' gets away with $41.5 million opening

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The ladies of "Ocean's 8" pulled off a solid debut at the box office.<p>Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow Pictures' gender-bending heist film opened to $41.5 million from 4,145 locations -- a series best for the "Ocean's" franchise. Overseas, it launched with $12.2 million …

Samsung's new SSD is industry's biggest at 30TB

If you bought the biggest iPhone it has 256 gigabytes of solid state storage. Samsung's new solid state drive (SSD) could eat 120 of those iPhones for breakfast.<p>The Korean company has begun production of a massive 30.72 terabyte (TB) solid state drive called the PM1643, it announced on Tuesday. …

Will Vue.js Become a Giant Like Angular or React?

Vue.js is a close partner of Angular and React in more and more article titles, taking the world by a storm. Over the last three months, Vue.js core …

PlayStation Vue

5 Excellent Video Tutorials to Teach Students about Online Safety

The web provides limitless opportunities for learning, creating, sharing, and exploring the depths of human knowledge. But it is also an unsafe arena …

These 9 Incredible Images Are a Mind-Boggling Remind of How Far Technology Has Come

Never forget.<p>Sometimes, while waiting for quantum computers to become a thing, or complaining that your stupid laptop keeps dying on 5 percent …

10+ Best Joomla Tutorials for Beginners

Joomla is a great CMS with a lot of flexibility and an easy user interface that makes it very popular. However, many people feel overwhelmed when …

Database of programming languages II

I mentioned in a post yesterday that I was looking for a programming languages database with this minimum info:<p>Programming language name (and family …

Seven Useful Microsoft Excel Features You May Not Be Using

Microsoft Excel is packed with useful data management features that don’t see a lot of use, like pivot tables, index and match, and conditional …

Software

Learn to Code: The Full Beginner's Guide

If you've been looking to learn how to code, we can help you get started. Here are 4.5 lessons on the basics and extra resources to keep you</b> …

Google and Pixar Are Teaming Up to Get Girls to Love Coding

Did you Google today? If so, you might have spotted an intriguing link at the bottom of the search engine’s home page, calling on girls to “code a …

Messages and Misconceptions of Computer Science Education

With Computer Science Education Week and the Hour of Code kicking off, I wanted to set the record straight on a number of ideas I've seen floating around by addressing common misconceptions and illuminating key messages in the computer science education movement. This is not an exhaustive …

The Best Websites to Learn Coding Online

The <i>Learn to Code</i> movement has picked up momentum worldwide and that is actually a good thing as even basic programming skills can have a major …

AngularJS

6 Killer Examples Of Gamification In eLearning

<b>Using Gamification In eLearning</b><p>Let’s first understand what gamification is and how it is different from playing games.<p>Free Ebook<p>Discover real-world …

5 Games That Teach You How to Code

These Web games will give you a fun and engaging introduction to the world of programming.CodeCombatCodeCombat is an HTML5 role-playing game (RPG) …

10 Educational Web Tools That Support Inquiry-based Learning

September , 2015<br>As a learning strategy, inquiry-based learning is all about learners constructing their own understanding and knowledge through …

How to Design Your E-Learning Course Using Gagne’s Nine Events of Instruction - E-Learning Heroes

Not sure how to go about designing your e-learning course? In his book Principles of Instructional Design, Robert Gagne and his co-authors lay out a …

How To Install Windows 10 IoT On Your Raspberry Pi 2

Thanks to the release of Windows 10 for multiple single-board computers, tinkerers are now waking up to the possibility of running Windows as a usable and surprisingly polished alternative open source operating systems like Raspbian. But how do you run Windows on a RaspPi? And why?<p>First, I invite …

300+ Awesome Free Internet Resources You Should Know

Sit back and let the hottest tech news come to you by the magic of electronic mail.<p>Prefer to get the news as it happens? Follow us on social media.

Why coding is not the new literacy

• This is used as an argument for why programming can never be made easier. At best, you could potentially say that specification is fundamentally difficult and as such <i>modeling</i> cannot be made easier. Programming currently requires much more than just modeling though, and there’s a great deal of room …

Awesome Google Features You May Not Have Known About

For example, did you know that Google can guide you through your wedding?<p>From the silly to the useful, these Google features (which we picked out of this great Quora thread) will make you love Google even more than you probably already did.

Typography

Underserved Kids Learn A Year's Worth Of Math In 6 Weeks, Thanks To New App

In a developing country where nearly half the population is under 14 years old, one-on-one teaching can be near impossible -- a 90-student classroom is actually more the norm. But some children in Malawi are reaping the benefits of a tech tool that is pushing their schooling forward.<p>Onebillion, a …

'Minecraft' add-on helps you learn programming while you play

Programming languages can be daunting to learn, especially if you're a kid who'd rather be <i>playing</i> games than creating them. Thankfully, ThoughtSTEM has found a way to make coding both accessible and entertaining in one shot. Its upcoming LearnToMod software teaches you how to write JavaScript code …

Mohiomap Turns Evernote, Google Drive, And Dropbox Accounts Into Mind Maps

Like many other people, I use Evernote as an information dump. Despite my best efforts to keep things organized with multiple notebooks and tags, my account has become almost as unwieldy as an overstuffed filing cabinet, with stacks of PDFs, web clippings, and notes going back years.<p>That’s why I …

Welsh language theatre launches translation app for English speaking audiences

A new app that will help audiences enjoy plays in foreign languages in being launched by a Welsh language theatre company<p>A Welsh theatre company is launching an app which will allow audiences to enjoy its plays in other languages.<p>Sibrwd, which means Whisper in Welsh, will offer theatre-goers the …

What the Internet looks like: Undersea cables wiring ends of the Earth

Building a budget iPad cart for education

I was asked at one of my recent sessions if I could write a ‘how to’ for the iPad carts that I collaborated on building for 10 classrooms in my …

33 Amazingly Useful Websites You Never Knew Existed

Bookmark them all. Change your life forever.

Comic Strips

That Fake Science Fair Poster That Went Viral? I Made It. Here's Why.

Chances are, if you are the parent of a school-age child and you were on the Internet at all the week of February 17, 2014, you saw the bright yellow fake science board with the provocative question, "How Much Turmoil Does the Science Project Cause Families?" The finding? Of course, "Everyone HATES …