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30 Ways Google Glass Can Transform Education [INFOGRAPHIC]

“The future is now. With Google Glass, teachers and students alike can display information in a smartphone-like hands-free format, while interacting with the Internet via natural language voice commands. 83 more words

Social Media & Web

#TEDxWelly with Alan Schaaf from Imgur.com

By Mike Cousins, U.S. Embassy Wellington.

This weekend will see a few hundred people gather to listen to some great minds at TEDxWellington. The conference “….aims to gather together inspiring ideas, delicious stories and amazing people to tell them. 260 more words

Connecting With Kiwis

MIT Engineers Recycle Old Batteries Into Solar Cells

 Engineers at MIT recycle dangerous waste materials from discarded car batteries, revealing that the lead from a single car battery could produce enough solar panels to provide power for 30 households.

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Breakfast Sensation Delivers Cereal and Workout Routines in a Box

The manufacturer of a new breakfast cereal called Cardio Morning Flakes made of the artificial food colorings Scarlet 4, Aquamarine 8Z, and Puce 62, and corn syrup, hydrodexitrine monosyllablate, sugar concentrate, salt, more sugar, saturated fats, whey, and one whole grain per box, claims that consuming the product dramatically reduces the risk of heart disease. 166 more words

Lifestyle + Health

Mars Bombshell: We Are Not Alone

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has discovered irrefutable proof that alien life exists on the planet Mars, according to an anonymous source. The evidence was uncovered by the Mars Exploration Rover vehicle… 183 more words


The intelligence of the Heart

Apparently our hearts haven’t been given credit where credit is due!

Did you know that your heart has it’s own neural network? Did you know that the heart emits a field of electromagnetism around the entire body a few feet away? 61 more words


Meet the anonymous app police fighting bullies and porn on Whisper, Yik Yak, and potentially Secret

In an open-floor office in the Philippines, an army of people stare at computers full of Whispers. There are 130 people to be exact, each skimming twenty posts at a time on their PC screens. 1,164 more words

Social Networks

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