Far more important to me than all the venture-capitalized consortia of elite university MOOCs (Massively Open Online Courses) and the hundreds of thousands of students flocking to them is a course taught by an adjunct professor at University of...
New details on Sony's anticipated Bluetooth camera lens accessories, which will be able to use Apple's iOS devices as viewfinders, have been revealed through a leaked product manual, including an integrated microphone and hardware shutter button.
Now that more PCs and mobile devices support the 802.11ac protocol, and prices for AC routers have dropped, it's time to shop for a AC-friendly router with speeds nearing 550 megabits per second in some scenarios, a result that was nearly five times faster than the preceding 802.11n standard.
If you’re familiar with Eye-Fi’s Pro X2 wireless SDHC cards, which have been available for a few years now, you may be scratching your head at what’s different about Eye-Fi’s new Mobi cards.The Eye-Fi Mobi offers the ability to send full-resolution photos wirelessly as they’re captured to iOS devices and Android devices.
What Do Teens Share On Social Media (And How Are They Managing Their Privacy)? [STUDY] (What Do Teens Share On Social Media (And How Are They Managing Their Privacy)?
Kati Sipp's insight:
I think a lot of this comes down to whether or not parents are involved in helping their teens set up social media sites. If you have a conversation with them, while they're setting up their Facebook profile, about why privacy is important, they will get it. It might not always be the same thing that motivates your kid to be private--for some, it's the specter of college admissions, for others, the idea that they will inevitably "friend" their grandmother--so knowing what motivates your kid is important.
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Here’s a little something many of us dread – webcam meetings. It’s one thing to chat with friends and family using Skype or Google Hangouts, but it’s another thing completely to try to look good and maintain a professional image for a webcam meeting.
"Why the story on your about me page matters and how to improve it. Guest post by Daniel McInerny, The Comic Muse.
My passion is to help businesses and organizations tell their stories. I am an author of fiction for both children and adults. I spend my days immersed in storytelling.
So why does my “About Me” page stink on ice?
It’s not an official about.me page. My “About Me” page is found via the “Hello!” tab on my navigation bar. Although I’m currently working on a much more effective “About Me” presentation, I’m going to leave this one up for awhile so that you can make a meticulous study of its multitudinous awfulness.
Three things really fascinate me about the new digital writing toolkit: the possibility of increased immersion in a story, the ability to represent choice, and the way the audience can influence the story. I'll take them one by one.
Storytelling with data visualization is still very much in its “Wild West” phase, with journalism outlets blazing new paths in exploring the burgeoning craft of integrating the testimony of data together with compelling narrative.
Intern Labor Rights, for example, is using creative advocacy campaigns and social media to spread the word. While not a union per se, Intern Labor Rights is showing what happens when groups of committed, energetic ...