STRIIV Turns Fitness Monitoring into A Game

The more you work, the more you win. Pedometers and fitness monitors get more and more sophisticated, but it's hard to call them fun. Striiv offers a new twist on monitoring your caloric output by turning it into a fun activity. The motivation…

Pew Reports on the Perceived Value of Online Learning

Based on a national poll of the general public and a survey of college presidents done in conjuction with the Chronicle of Higher Education, the Pew Research Center just released a study about the value of online learning, the prevalence and…

Millenniata: A New Disk Writing System Promises Data in Perpetuity

Hammurabi chiseled stone and now Millenniata believes that they have a way to chisel a disk so that it, like Hammurabi’s, will endure in perpetuity. It’s a way cool idea that by the very nature of the process may prove to be a complicated…

Big Apps on Campus, Part 3

For our final instalment, we invite you to check out some Apps for the Rest of the Time: GPark Platform: iOS It was late. The lots were full. You lent the car to a friend. Whatever the reason, G Park lets you make note of where you parked…

Big Apps on Campus, Part 2

With Part 2, we bring you a smorgasbord of Apps for Study-Time: Cram Platform: iPhone and iPad $3.99 SimpleLeap's Cram is the OCD test-taker's best friend. It's got you covered on every inch of the testing process: studying, sample tests,…

Big Apps on Campus, Part 1

Do They Make You… A: Smarter B: Dumber C: More Organized, or D: All of the Above? We can debate whether today's campuses foster smart kids, but there's no debating the fact that those same smart kids all carry smart phones. If only phones…

Robin Raskin talks about going back to school

Robin Raskin talks about going back to school

Intel’s Holiday LineUp Is a HeadScratcher

Study Suggests We Love our Gadgets Even More than Family or Food Today, at Intel Tech Wonderland in New York, the company featured its holiday best – but the message bordered on bizarre. The new technologies were presented along with a…
Have you noticed that today's kids don't have their own superheroes? Batman, WonderWoman, Spiderman, Superman - seriously, isn't it time forsome new blood in the hero-sphere? Herotopia is here to save the day! Herotopia can best be described…
Study Suggests We Love our Gadgets Even More than Family or Food Today, at Intel Tech Wonderland in New York, the company featured its holiday best – but the message bordered on bizarre. The new technologies were presented along with a…