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You Can Blend That?

You Can Blend That? | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Only On The Web: Tom Dickson, founder of Blendtec, shows Daniel Sieberg that blenders can do a lot more than make smoothies.
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“In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.” Warren Buffet
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McDonald's finally caves: All-day breakfast is coming nationwide this fall

McDonald's finally caves: All-day breakfast is coming nationwide this fall | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

"If there's one thing McDonald's customers have been begging for it's all-day breakfast. The fast-food giant teased people earlier this year by testing the concept at select locations in California ..."


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Lauren Heath's curator insight, September 9, 2015 1:00 PM

Mcdonald's is now going to serve breakfast all day starting October 6th. They had been testing this out in certain parts of California. Many customers are very excited for this. This affects me because I enjoy McDonald's breakfast more than the regular lunch/dinner foods. I will like being able to have hash browns when ever I want. I agree with this because sometimes people are hungry for breakfasts at later times of day.  

Courtney Evans's curator insight, September 9, 2015 1:01 PM

McDonald's is starting to serve breakfast all day long. No longer will we have to rush to get breakfast. 

I won't have to wake up as early to get breakfast, but more  people will be eating the unhealthy food all the time, even though they do that already. 

I agree with this because not all people make it to McDonald's in time for breakfast. Now everyone will have time to eat.

Evan Richardson's curator insight, September 9, 2015 1:03 PM

McDonalds will start serving all day breakfast starting October 6th. They started testing this idea out in select locations in California earlier this month. Now the idea will roll out nationwide. This affects me because now I can get McDonalds breakfast anytime I want. 

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Eighth "Harry Potter" book to publish in July

Eighth "Harry Potter" book to publish in July | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

Pottermania starts again

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These foods will help you sleep better

These foods will help you sleep better | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

A new study from the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine shows that what you eat may directly impact how well you sleep. More specifically, foods high in saturated fat and sugar and low on fiber...

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The Fed Chair's Warnings About the U.S. Economy

The Fed Chair's Warnings About the U.S. Economy | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

Janet Yellen’s remarks could provide clues to how many times the central bank will raise short-term interest rates this year.

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Two reasons anyone who remembers the recession had a problem with Quicken Loans' Super Bowl ad

Two reasons anyone who remembers the recession had a problem with Quicken Loans' Super Bowl ad | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

"Last night, in the middle of ads for opioid-induced constipation and prescription drugs to relieve diarrhea, Quicken Loans dropped an ad bomb that magically transported viewers -- however briefly -..."


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Google computers qualify as drivers in automated cars, US government says

Google computers qualify as drivers in automated cars, US government says | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

Alphabet convinces federal transportation safety board that the software in its self-driving cars is considered the driver, not the human inside


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20+ resources for engaging game-based learning by Matt Miller

20+ resources for engaging game-based learning by Matt Miller | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Bringing aspects of games into the classroom can be highly motivational and engaging, making content stick. Here are some resources.

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Bonnie Bracey Sutton's curator insight, February 10, 9:50 AM

In a game you can make a mistake and then redo it without a hassle.. you work on what you know and change what you do not.

Dr. Theresa Kauffman's curator insight, February 11, 9:14 AM

Engage them through gaming strategies and they won't even know they are learning in the process. This is why I use Kahoot! and iCivics in my classroom. They want to do it more!

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​Peyton Manning's $13.9 million gift to Budweiser

​Peyton Manning's $13.9 million gift to Budweiser | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

Football star repeatedly name-dropped the beer after winning Super Bowl 50, but Bud insists it didn't pay for the TV plugs

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Super Bowl 2016: How football pros manage big game jitters

Super Bowl 2016: How football pros manage big game jitters | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

"Pro athletes do experience anxiety, the same way everybody else does," one expert says

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These 'Scribble Maps' Connect Every U.S. ZIP Code in Ascending Order

These 'Scribble Maps' Connect Every U.S. ZIP Code in Ascending Order | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

The U.S. “Scribble Map” links every ZIP code in ascending order.

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LinkedIn Shares Tumble on Weak Forecast for 2016

LinkedIn Shares Tumble on Weak Forecast for 2016

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Facebook Celebrating Its Users' Friendships for Its Birthday

Facebook Celebrating Its Users' Friendships for Its Birthday

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12 fun facts about Facebook on its 12th birthday

12 fun facts about Facebook on its 12th birthday | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

Facebook has designated Feb. 4, 2016 as Friends Day in celebration of the social networking sites 12th birthday. Its calling attention to how the site has

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Lawsuit over "Happy Birthday" song settled for $14 million by Warner/Chappell Music

Lawsuit over "Happy Birthday" song settled for $14 million by Warner/Chappell Music | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

Under the deal, Warner/Chappell will give up its claims to the ubiquitous song and reimburse those who paid licensing fees

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​Speaking about the TED effect

​Speaking about the TED effect | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

Videos from the Technology, Entertainment and Design Conference are viral favorites - and their influence has spread beyond the ideas being shared

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Training the Brain to Heal the Body

Training the Brain to Heal the Body | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

A small body of immune-system research suggests that Pavlovian conditioning may be an effective tool in helping patients fight disease.

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Burger King going to the dogs

Burger King going to the dogs | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

Fast-food chain hopes adding hot dogs to the menu will give it more bite in battle with McDonald's and other competitors

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Geospatial Institute

Geospatial Institute | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

The 2015 Summer Institute on online mapping and geospatial technologies for educators was a great success.  We want to invite everyone back to follow-up on some projects and activities since then (the great inspirational logo above is from GIS ETC.) 

 

WHEN: April 2nd, 9am (lunch will be provided)

WHERE: RIC campus 101 Alger Hall (computer lab)

WHO: all 2015 summer institute participants and anyone wish to join mid-stream. 


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Burberry sues JCPenney over coats in familiar-looking plaid

Burberry sues JCPenney over coats in familiar-looking plaid | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

"Do you recognize Burberry's distinctive plaid on sight? The British company assumes that most clothing shoppers do, and has filed a lawsuit against JCPenney for using a similar plaid in scarves and ..."


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It's time for these 101 ridiculous science 'facts' to die

It's time for these 101 ridiculous science 'facts' to die | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
These myths, misconceptions, and inaccuracies have been passed down through the ages. It's time to put an end to them.

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10 Unexplained Natural Phenomenon, Bizarre Events And Their Enigmas That Remain a Mystery Till Today!

10 Unexplained Natural Phenomenon, Bizarre Events And Their Enigmas That Remain a Mystery Till Today! | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

We are surrounded by Unexplained Natural Phenomenon, Bizarre events and Enigmas . Some have found a resolution whereas the rest continue to puzzle us.


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​What drives die-hard sports fans?

​What drives die-hard sports fans? | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

For these football fanatics, their tribal instincts (and the rising or falling fortunes of their teams) can spell winning biological benefits, or depressive psychological problems

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Extremely Rare, Natural Snow Doughnuts Are Popping Up in Idaho

Extremely Rare, Natural Snow Doughnuts Are Popping Up in Idaho | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

These bizarre cylinders self-form in just the right snow and wind conditions.

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Mark Zuckerberg Plans to Capture Baby Max's Milestones With Virtual Reality Video

Mark Zuckerberg Plans to Capture Baby Max's Milestones With Virtual Reality Video | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

Mark Zuckerberg is just back from paternity leave but the doting new father has a plan for making sure his family members don't miss baby Max's first steps.

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Here’s Help For 20-Somethings Who Are Screwing Up Their Finances

Here’s Help For 20-Somethings Who Are Screwing Up Their Finances | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

Here’s Help For 20-Somethings Who Are Screwing Up Their Finances

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The Fruitless Search for a 'Concussion-Proof' Football Helmet

The Fruitless Search for a 'Concussion-Proof' Football Helmet | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

No amount of head protection can fully protect players from concussions.

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