J M Reynoso Flores

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An Online Education Breakthrough? A Master’s Degree for a Mere $7,000

The master’s degree business is booming. College graduates looking for a leg up in the job market are flocking to one- and two-year programs that promise entry to lucrative careers. Top colleges are more than willing to provide them — for a price. Tuition for a 30-credit master’s in computer …

Georgia Tech

College savings challenge: Parents, friends, grandparents pitch in

Education is one of the biggest investments parents will make for their children, particularly with the rising costs of college. In fact, according …

How to Get an Ivy League Education--for Free

Ivy league schools aren't the only place to get a top quality education.<p>Ivy league schools like Harvard and Yale are the holy grail for young, idealistic students on their way into the real world.<p>But they definitely aren't the only place to get a great education.<p>In fact, the movement towards more …

Six Brain Hacks To Learn Anything Faster

Research proves there are ways to learn new skills and concepts with speed and ease.<p>Whether it’s a new technology, a foreign language, or an advanced skill, staying competitive often means learning new things. Nearly two-thirds of U.S. workers have taken a course or sought additional training to …

Xiaomi's budget big-screen phone gets a more luxurious look

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 packs a new deca-core processor, a 13-megapixel rear camera and comes for the low price of $135.<p>Xiaomi found success with the Redmi Note 3, and it's not deviating too much with the new Note 4. Instead, this 5.5-inch phone refines its predecessor's metal body design with …

Fabulously Disconcerting Anthropomorphic Human Faces Baked Into Top Crusts of Handmade Pot Pies

A talented street musician named Serin in Rome is becoming known for his incredible covers of classic Pink Floyd songs, which he performs right in …

Great Britain

3 incredibly boring but highly effective ways to learn, and get better at, JavaScript

I always hear people complain that JavaScript is hard to learn, or that it’s just not clicking for them. This frustrates me. It frustrates me because …

JavaScript

Why Do So Many Schools Want to Implement Project-Based Learning, But So Few Actually Do?

Opinion | Learning Strategies<p>Why Do So Many Schools Want to Implement Project-Based Learning, But So Few Actually Do?<p>By Alejo Rivera     Aug 1, …

5 DIY Tutorials to Get into Shibori

When it comes to summer DIY projects, there's nothing better than shibori. It's a little messy, completely free-form, and a lot of fun. Plus, you can …

Crafting

Ways To Know Safety Of Your Kids When You Are Not With Them

Credit<p>n today's highly digital world, children and young people spend a lot of time online and are exposed to all sorts of information. While the Internet has been a blessing to the world, there are still some negative aspects that have led to serious damages on young lives and families.<p>Gone are …

With finicky eating habits, parents struggle to make sure kids grow normally

Not just a ‘picky eater’<p>I was fascinated by “In looking for ‘zebra,’ doctors are stumped by toddler’s painful legs, rash and bleeding gums” [July 26]. Several years ago, I and several colleagues at UNC School of Medicine Chapel Hill reviewed a similar case.<p>A 6-year-old boy with autism refused to …

10 top 3ds Max tutorials

Thinking about getting started with 3D? Or want to hone your skills? Autodesk's 3ds Max is one of the most popular 3D software solutions around for …

Game Development

Want Your Children to Be Successful? Keep Them Away From These as Long as Possible

They're everywhere nowadays. But that doesn't mean your child has to have one.<p>I'm the proud parent of two young children.<p>Like many of you, my wife and I spend a lot of time discussing decisions we hope will give them the greatest chances for success in life.<p>So I was naturally drawn to a recent …

Mobile Devices

Researchers from Harvard and Bristol found a way to improve a kid’s math skills for only $10 a year

Twenty years of research shows that getting parents involved with their children’s education is one of the most effective ways (pdf) to raise student achievement. Figuring out how to motivate parents to get involved has proven to be a far more complex problem.<p>A huge new study, just completed in …

Education

Cinco recetas imprescindibles para la barbacoa

Desde <b>Barbacoa Club</b> no nos cansamos de repetir el mensaje: <b>la barbacoa no es sinónimo de chorizo, morcilla y panceta. La barbacoa es mucho más;</b> es una …

Bill Gates and 20 Million More Smart Folks Use This Learning Platform--Should You?

Some 20 million people turn to it for 10,000 free, self-paced courses from companies such as Pixar.<p>Ever felt held back because you didn't have the chance to learn at your own pace? Welcome to my high school algebra class. It was years before I had the mental discipline, or maybe the patience, to …

7 kitchen skills kids need before they leave for college

By Aviva Goldfarb<p>When our oldest child left for college last fall, I knew I would miss him terribly. But would he miss or even think about home? We’re really close, but Solomon is an independent guy and had spent plenty of time away, so I was pretty sure he wouldn’t be homesick. I was happy to call …

Conquer machine learning with this 10-course bundle (94% off)

The future is here, with self-driving cars, speech-recognition technology and smart homes rapidly on the rise. These technological leaps are made through Machine Learning (ML), a field of study exploring the techniques used to give computers the ability to learn without being explicitly …

10 Programming Languages And Tools Data Scientists Use Now

Looking to get started with data science but not sure how to get started? Take a look at our list of 10 programming languages and tools that are hot …

Data Science

10 Websites To Learn Something New In 30 Minutes A Day

Whether you use your Mac for work or just for your personal projects, you’ve likely found yourself wondering how to improve your productivity. There …

Productivity

Google launches Project Bloks, a new open hardware platform for teaching kids to code

Google today announced Project Bloks, a new open hardware platform that allows developers, designers and educators to build physical programming experiences that can help kids (5+) learn to code.<p>While Google worked together with design firm IDEO to build a reference kit, the idea here is to provide …

Stanford University

Lobster Roll Recipes That'll Satisfy All Your Summer Feels

Lobster in a bun is as good as life gets.<p>Summer is here, and for those living in New England that means it's lobster roll season. All along the coast, from Connecticut to Maine, seafood shacks open their windows to sell lobster rolls (though you can often find them inland too). They are part of the …

New England

Google quiere que aprendas a programar apps para Android

Con la llegada de plataformas como Udemy, Pluralsight o Platzi, cada vez es más sencillo aprender nuevas habilidades en el campo de la tecnología. Si …

Sphero is back as a coding robot, with improved SPRK+ and Lightning Lab

Coding has turned into a kid-targeted playground lately. Minecraft for education, Apple's Swift Playgrounds, and Sphero has its SPRK robot (say "spark"), which launched last year along with a Lightning Lab app full of crowd-shared projects and educational ideas.<p>Sphero, of course, got its big break …

Is It OK For Boys To Cry?

A few weeks ago at a soccer game I was coaching, my team got trounced. They are 7 and they are not used to losing. As soon as I called the game and they realized what had just happened, two of the boys burst out crying.<p>The first one cried loudly, and desperately. He was upset because he hadn't run …

The 49 best educational websites and apps to learn new stuff for free

<i>This article was originally published in</i> <i>my private newsletter</i><i>.</i><p>Once upon a time, if you wanted to learn something, you had to a) pay a bunch of money, …

Anybody can learn to code, but Apple’s Swift Playgrounds make them want to

There were tears during Apple’s developer conference this year. Not so much that members of the audience risked dehydration, but people were …

How to Build Your First Amplifier

In this tutorial we are going to build an amplifier circuit. We are going to accomplish this via the venerable LM386 integrated circuit (IC) …