Learning

03.25.15
Your Xbox One is ready to teach you a new language
03.25.15

Your Xbox One is ready to teach you a new language

Wish your Xbox One could teach you more vocabulary than just "noob" or "get rekt?" It can now. Ros...

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03.02.15
Qualcomm's next chips will help smartphones think for themselves
03.02.15

Qualcomm's next chips will help smartphones think for themselves

Qualcomm teased the prospect of smartphones that learn a couple of years ago, and it's now much cl...

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01.31.15
The poetry of my tweets
01.31.15

The poetry of my tweets

I'd like to think my tweets offer some cultural value and promote a better world. I consume plenty...

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10.21.14
PhotoMath uses your phone's camera to solve equations
10.21.14

PhotoMath uses your phone's camera to solve equations

Need a little help getting through your next big math exam? MicroBlink has an app that could help...

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10.13.14
The science of language, community, and MMORPGs
10.13.14

The science of language, community, and MMORPGs

Back in August, Massively wrote a little post about Swedish research on MMOs and language learning....

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06.30.14
iTunes U on iPad will let teachers create courses and take your questions
06.30.14

iTunes U on iPad will let teachers create courses and take your questions

Right now, iTunes U on the iPad isn't a complete educational tool. You can read textbooks, but not...

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06.17.14
Online 'nanodegrees' boost your career without requiring time off
06.17.14

Online 'nanodegrees' boost your career without requiring time off

Climbing the career ladder can be daunting. You frequently need new skills to move ahead, but it'...

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06.12.14
Visual encyclopedia builds itself by scouring the internet
06.12.14

Visual encyclopedia builds itself by scouring the internet

Crowdsourced knowledge bases like Wikipedia encompass a lot of knowledge, but humans can only add...

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05.28.14
Robotics kit steers kids away from complex code, toward fun projects
05.28.14

Robotics kit steers kids away from complex code, toward fun projects

You''ve likely come into contact with one of the many wondrous robots with an Arduino brain, but a...

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