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Secret Apple TV remote controls: Fifteen button combos to power up your viewing!

The 3rd-generation Apple TV is no longer available from Apple, but you can still find it at third-party sellers, and it's still a solid set-top for …

Smart TV

6 "Hidden" Camera Features You Will Be Glad You Discovered

How well do you know your camera? Do you know everything that it’s capable of? It’s certainly possible you know your camera like the back of your …

6 Essential Lessons in Landscape Photography

Landscape photographers are perhaps amongst the superstars of the photographic world. Their images draw you in, detail the beauty of the natural …

Landscape Photography

23 Free Photography E-Books

You've seen them appear in some of our earlier posts on freebies. But today we decided to put all the eBooks together (and many more!) in a single, …

How to Capture Portraits That Are More Than Just Snapshots

It seems some photographers have a natural inclination for portraiture; nearly everything they do has all the elements of a great portrait and they …

Photography

12 Little Known Photoshop Shortcuts to Speed Up Your Processing Time

If you’re not using keyboard shortcuts throughout your workflow, chances are you’re wasting tons of time. You’d be surprised how much cursor travel …

Tutorials

5 Tips for Capturing the Magical Beauty of Waterfalls

Waterfalls are one of our planet’s most amazing natural features. Whether you’re witnessing the sheer power and enormity of waterfalls such as Jim …

7 Simple Tips to Get Better Photos of Your Kids

Photographing your kids is often one of the most rewarding parts of photography for a lot of parents. The memories that can be saved are treasured by …

PhotoSweeper hits version 2.0, clearing out duplicate photos never looked so good

Here's the full list of changes pulled from the App Store:<p>Pixel-perfect user interface looking gorgeous on Yosemite<br>• User-friendly comparison settings …

App Store

5 Handy iPad Apps to Create Infographics

The Infographics App by Column Five is a selection of our data visualizations and other editorial infographics, which have been created for a wide …

5 Learning Strategies That Make Students Curious

<b>5 Learning Strategies That Make Students Curious</b><p><i>Note this post has been updated from original publishing in February of 2013</i><p>Understanding where …

Pedagogy

Creating Classrooms We Need: 8 Ways Into Inquiry Learning

<b>2. FOSTER INQUIRY BY SCAFFOLDING CURIOSITY.</b><br>Teachers always come up to Laufenberg wanting to learn more about her progressive pedagogy -- and they …

9 Characteristics Of 21st Century Learning

The label of “21st Century learning” is vague, and is an idea that we here at TeachThought like to take a swing at as often as possible, …

Pedagogy

How 21st Century Thinking Is Just Different

<b>How 21st Century Thinking Is Just Different</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p><b>This content is proudly sponsored by The Institute for the Habits of Mind, promoting the</b> …

Good Read: How to Teach Students Better Online Research Skills

Improving web research tactics is a priority Sara Shaw, an elementary school teacher in Avon, Mass., realized she needed to teach online research …

Digital Trends Shifting the Role of Teachers

Complete Coverage<p>—Emile Wamsteker for Education Week<p>Digital content shifts educators into coaching, guiding modes<p>Chris Merkert, a veteran teacher who …

Revision techniques - the good, the OK and the useless

<b>It's the time of year where students are poring over their books, trying to ensure they are prepared for their exams.</b><p>Revision charts, highlighter pens and sticky notes around the room are some of the methods people use to ensure information stays in their mind.<p>But now psychologists in the US warn …

10 Awesome New Web Tools for Teachers

An easy online platform to write books, share stories and add photos and video. Also invite friends to co-write with you.<br>2- <b>Problem-Attic</b><p>Search by …

Three Approaches for Getting Content to Elementary Students' iPads - No Email, No Problem

<i>This is a guest post from Beth Holland of EdTechTeacher.org</i><p>From the beginning, a major challenge of working with iPads is actually <i>working with iPads</i>. …

Todo Math app review: Kindergarten to 2nd Grade math games

Introduction<p>Todo Math : Kindergarten to 2nd Grade Math Games for Daily is an educational math app for iPhone and iPad that helps kids learn their …

UK Weather: Warmest Halloween Ever as October Goes Out in a Blaze of Autumn Colour

Britain has experienced its warmest Halloween ever, with the temperature reaching 23.6C at Gravesend in Kent, smashing the previous record of …

Where are my iPhone photos? How to use the new photo management features in iOS 8

Advertisement<p>13 Comments<p>While there are many new features that have been added to both the camera and the photos app on iOS 8 (flagging favorite …

12 Cool Things You Can Do With Apple TV

Apple has added a bunch of new channels to Apple TV over the years like HBO GO, Hulu, Disney, and a lot more.<p>But that's not all the Apple TV can do.<p>We put together 12 tips for your Apple TV that will open it up to more content, stream video more reliably, and let you control it all with your phone.

Smart TV

3 Gmail Tricks That'll Save You Hours Every Week

<i>Vik Singh is CEO and co-founder of Infer, a provider of data-powered business applications.</i><p>It’s totally unbearable and massively inefficient to process countless emails every day. And yet, to have any chance of success in today’s information world, you must communicate via email.<p>As you succeed, you …

How to manage your iTunes account on your iPhone and iPad

All of your iTunes purchases are available on all of your supported devices, as long as you are signed into them with the same Apple ID. You can also …

Apps

Sunday Tips: 10 Quick iPhone Tips Part 1

We’re mixing Sunday Tips a little for the next two weeks, with 10 great, quick tips for your iPhone, some of which hopefully you don’t know about yet.<p>Make sure to check back next week for the last 5 tips and visit our Youtube channel, for all great videos, 7 days a week!

How to delete and recover photos and video on your iPhone and iPad

We all have hundreds of photos on our iPhones and iPads that just don't need to be there — they're duplicates, they're blurry, they're of events that …

Mobile Photography

5 Deadly Mistakes To Avoid When Shooting Portraits

Portrait photography is one of the most popular varieties of photography in part because it allows the photographer to be diverse, creative, and tell …

Street Photography