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  • Wal-Mart launches emerging tech incubator
    Wal-Mart Stores is creating what it's calling a technology incubator in Silicon Valley that's focused on technologies that will change how people shop.Dubbed Store No. 8, named for an Arkansas location where Wal-Mart founder Sam Walton tested new sto…
    - 3 days ago 22 Mar 17, 8:17pm -
  • Inventor of new lithium-ion battery responds to skepticism
    The inventor of a new lithium-ion (Li-on) technology that is purported to be safer, faster-charging, and longer-lasting than today's rechargeable batteries responded to experts wary of his claim, saying new discoveries invite strong skepticism.John…
    - 4 days ago 21 Mar 17, 9:09pm -
  • 3D web content could get a lift from DirectX, Apple's Metal and Vulkan
    One of the big problems in gaming is incompatibility. A game written for Windows and DirectX won't work on Macs or Android devices. Vulkan games work on Android, but not on Apple devices, which has its own Metal API.That's one problem that standards-…
    - 4 days ago 21 Mar 17, 8:39pm -
  • NASA tests foldable, robotic scout for Mars
    The next NASA rover to head to another planet might take a little robotic scout along with it.This robot can fold up its wheels and tuck itself away or unfold and pop up like a piece of origami.That’s what NASA is saying about its new "PUFFER" r…
    - 4 days ago 21 Mar 17, 7:52pm -
  • 5 reasons why China will rule tech, 2017 edition
    China’s push to take over global technology leadership is relentless. It wants to lead in computing, semiconductors, research and development, and clean energy. It is accelerating science investment as the U.S. retreats.China may be planning a mo…
    - 4 days ago 21 Mar 17, 10:00am -

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  • !ESA turns to soil to keep lunar missions warm at night
    ESA is developing a new heating system to help future missions to the Moon survive the freezing, fortnight-long lunar night. Currently, landers and rovers rely on nuclear or electric heating systems to keep their electronics warm, but the space…
    - 13 hours ago 25 Mar 17, 6:56am -
  • !iPad (2017) vs. iPad Pro 9.7
    Apple's new iPad marks a new budget-minded strategy for Apple's tablet line. The company still, however, has a high-end iPad that falls in the same 10-inch window. Let's compare the features and specs of the entry-level iPad with the high-end i…
    - 16 hours ago 25 Mar 17, 4:04am -
  • !Citrus peels could give activated charcoal a run for its money
    There may be a new way of keeping orange and grapefruit peels out of our landfills – besides composting them, that is. Researchers have devised a method of using the peels to remove heavy metals from wastewater...Continue Reading Citrus peel…
    - 21 hours ago 24 Mar 17, 10:17pm -
  • !World's smallest car race will take place on a gold chip
    An international competition is coming up in Toulouse, France at the end of next month, but it's not a very big one. It's microscopic, in fact. Organized by CNRS (the National Center for Scientific Research), the Nanocar Race will see four "car…
    - 23 hours ago 24 Mar 17, 8:21pm -
  • !City-slicking Opel Crossland X majors on customization
    It might be under French control now, but the move from General Motors to Peugeot ownership hasn't slowed the new-product offensive from Opel. The Crossland X aims to cash in on the massive compact SUV market, with plenty of customisation optio…
    - 24 hours ago 24 Mar 17, 7:58pm -


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  • 12 Potential Education Technology Implementation Pitfalls and Ways to Avoid Them
    I originally wrote this piece back in 2012 for inclusion in a collaborative effort that celebrated the 5 year anniversary of the popular website and “Ning” at Numerous...[Please click on the post title to continue reading the fu…
    - 4 days ago 21 Mar 17, 12:06pm -
  • 8 Free Online, Collaborative Interactive White Boards
    It's Been 5 Years Since we Updated This Popular Listing One of the most popular posts on the site since way back when (2010 in fact) has been “6 Free Online Interactive White Boards”,...[Please click on the post title to continue reading the ful…
    - 5 days ago 20 Mar 17, 12:00pm -
  • Instructional Technology Tweet Wrap w/e 03-18-17
    Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets posted on Twitter over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers. This week in the wrap we have a couple of articles...[Please click on the post title to continue readin…
    - 6 days ago 19 Mar 17, 12:59pm -
  • 5 Education Technology Terminology Dictionaries/References
    Keeping up with these ever changing terms can be a challenge – these resources will help! With the ever-evolving nature of education technology, it can be helpful to have some resources to tap...[Please click on the post title to continue reading…
    - 9 days ago 16 Mar 17, 1:18pm -
  • 5 Ways to Bridge the Gender Gap in STEM
    Image Source Keep the Celebration, and Encouragement, Going Year Round With These Ideas Last week, we celebrated International Women’s Day, and March is Women’s History Month. There are some great...[Please click on the post title to continue re…
    - 11 days ago 14 Mar 17, 2:14pm -

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