Learning

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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05.14.14
Twitter pledges $1 million to help poor SF families learn tech skills
05.14.14

Twitter pledges $1 million to help poor SF families learn tech skills

Twitter has just announced that it will set up a technology learning center for homeless San Franc...

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04.15.14
The Daily Grind: What real-world lessons have you learned from MMOs?
04.15.14

The Daily Grind: What real-world lessons have you learned from MMOs?

Back in January, a Lifehacker op-ed chronicled six things the writer had learned from playing World...

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03.13.14
How to learn what you're doing on a boosted 90
03.13.14

How to learn what you're doing on a boosted 90

Look, it's okay to admit that in some cases, players who've pre-ordered Warlords of Draenor or even...

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