Shaan Foltz

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The team behind a popular ramen-only restaurant has opened an udon-only shop

An udon-only restaurant has opened in the former Ittyo space in Porter Square’s Lesley Exchange building.<p>Yume Ga Arukara is the sister restaurant to …

Japan

Download this: the new anonymous app that's going viral with teens

Another anonymous app is at the top of the App Store and it might be because it's figured out anonymous apps' biggest problem: bullying.<p>Called "tbh," …

200 things to do throughout Massachusetts

Call us biased, but we think Massachusetts is teeming with unparalleled charm. To soak it in, head over to peaceful towns in the Berkshires, down to …

Popular Mechanics - How Your World Works

Before we can live in a world of autonomous cars, we’re going to live through an awkward transition. Say hello to your robot chauffeur.<p>To survive on the modern battlefield, tanks need to become more difficult to detect.<p>Once loved, then reviled, and possibly loved again. Mankind has a long and …

San Antonio

Build an Alarm Clock That Rips Off Your Covers

Even the heaviest sleeper can't take this insult to their system.<p>Plenty of alarm clocks have tackled the problem of deep sleepers by emitting unbearable noises, moving around the room or other techniques. But how about one that gently but pointedly disturbs your sleep physically. That's the purpose …

Stalk Your Cats With A Browser-Controlled Robot

A good robot is always welcome around here at Hackaday, and Hackaday.io user [igorfonseca83]’browser-controlled ‘bot s is no exception. Felines …

Hacking

Browse By Brand

Panasonic offers high-quality, quiet, and energy-efficient bath and inline fans. Many models ventilate AND provide overhead lighting.<p>Fantech is a …

Google releases new TensorFlow Object Detection API

Google is releasing a new TensorFlow object detection API to make it easier for developers and researchers to identify objects within images. Google is trying to offer the best of simplicity and performance — the models being released today have performed well in benchmarking and have become …

Arduino Gestures Control System Created (video)

Arduino enthusiasts may be interested in a new project which uses an Arduino Nano mounted to a disposable glove together with a few sensors to create …

Facts About Age-Related Macular Degeneration | National Eye Institute

This information was developed by the National Eye Institute to help patients and their families search for general information about age-related …

Advanced Micro Devices

Interfacing Motors With Arduino

Introduction: Interfacing Motors With Arduino<p>Interfacing different types of motors with a micro-controller is among the most fundamental skills a …

Arduino

Best Modern Technologies and Tools in Online Education

We live in the era of technology and fast access to the internet. As a result, it has become easier to connect with friends and family, to work, and …

Education Technology

Classroom Instruction Resources Of The Week

Each week, I publish a post or two containing three or four particularly useful resources on classroom instruction, and you can see them all …

Teaching

Competencies vs. Skills

The 21st Century skills discussion and debate has waged on even prior to the onset of this century. The ensuing conversations have provided an …

Pedagogy

Lift Arduino Powered Finger Tracking System

Researchers at the University of California, Irvine and FX Palo Alto Laboratory have unveiled details of a new Arduino-powered finger tracking system …

Making an Impressive Working Robotic Arm from Cardboard

Years ago, when my son was in high school, he came home with a robotic arm that he’d made in class. I was in the process of writing a book about robotics at the time (<i>The Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Building Robots</i>) and was absolutely tickled by the design of the bot he brought home. They were …

70+ Educational iPad Apps for Teachers Using iPad in Their Classrooms

iPad Apps

The Ultimate EdTech Chart for Teachers and Educators

Education Technology

30+ Web Tools, Apps, and Resources to Engage With Humor

<i>I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living. – Dr. Seuss</i><p>April Fool’s Day is coming! Now is a great time …

Education Technology

8 Ways I Make Learning Fun by Using QR Codes in the Classroom

Ever since I started using QR codes with my fifth grade students, it’s made learning a lot more fun and interactive in my classroom.<p>You’ve probably …

The Best Random Acts Of Kindness Videos

Earlier today, I shared a “Pay It Forward”-like video, and thought it would be useful if I brought all the similar ones I’ve posted in the past …

5 Videos to Cultivate Empathy in Students

<i>This blog post is part of the</i> <i>CM Rubin World Global Search for Education</i> <i>which poses a question each month to</i> <i>leading educators</i> <i>for reflection and</i> …

Click the black background and switch on their reality

Click through 16 photographs in which everything other than a child refugee has been removed. This could easily be central Copenhagen or downtown …

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Fantastic, Fast Formative Assessment Tools

“We’ve got this, it’s easy,” they said. “Can we move on?”<p>I looked at the other students and asked, “Do you have this?”<p>They nodded their heads …

Participation Points: Making Student Engagement Visible

As I contemplate my syllabi for a new semester, I possess renewed hope for students eager to discuss <i>anything</i> at 8 a.m., yet I have taught long enough …

This device converts gestures into keystrokes

Engineering student Federico Terzi has built an impressive computer interface device reminiscent of a Wiimote.When talking in person, you can express …

Arduino

The Latest Math Apps: 15 Algebra 1 Tools From edshelf

<i>by edshelf: Reviews & recommendations of tools for education</i><p>Trapper Hallam is a math teacher at Eisenhower High School that integrates technology …

AR/VR Learning Experiences