Tag Archives: Learning

Investing In Your Own Personal Development: A Guide

Nothing is guaranteed in life, and it very rarely goes smoothly and according to plan. If it did, we wouldn’t be humans, would we? It could be your job, relationships, health, or any other aspect of your life. While life promises uncertainty, it is nevertheless possible to make it work if you’ve got a plan, set goals, prepare and do the best you possibly can. Continue reading Investing In Your Own Personal Development: A Guide

DJI Has A New Drone, But This One Does Not Fly And It’s Educational

World’s leading imaging drone maker, DJI, has announced a new drone, but this new drone does not fly. In fact, imaging is not its priority, even though does do low latency video transmission system for first person driving, and also, it is a wheeled mini tank. It is the first for the drone maker. DJI RoboMaster S1, as it is called, has all the hallmark of a tank, most notably the presence “armor panels” and a gun, or in this case, a blaster. Continue reading DJI Has A New Drone, But This One Does Not Fly And It’s Educational

These Kids Created A Real-life, Playable Pac-Man Game Out Of LEGO

While most 12ish year-old kids are playing NERF blasters, addicted to video games and you know, just doing stuff that adolescents do, young Seshan Brothers Arvind and Sanjay from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania created, among other things, this: LEGO PAC-BOT MINDSTORMS Game – a game of Pac-Mac played out in real-life with LEGO. PAC-BOT is a multiplayer interactive MINDSTORMS game modeled after the classic arcade game Pac-Mac. Continue reading These Kids Created A Real-life, Playable Pac-Man Game Out Of LEGO

Here Are Some Of The Benefits Of Online Study

The internet has completely revolutionized many areas of life in recent times and can be of great use to many people. One such area is education as it is becoming increasingly more common for people to study online as opposed to attending a college to earn a qualification. This can bring a whole host of benefits and allow individuals to earn respected qualifications without the need to physically attend a seminar or lecture. So, if you are thinking of completing a course and you are considering doing it online then what are the benefits of online study? Read on to find out more. Continue reading Here Are Some Of The Benefits Of Online Study

Factors To Think About When Deciding On A University

Deciding on which university you want to go to is probably one of the first major decisions you’ve made for yourself as if you are just leaving college life to progress to university, then your school choices were probably made either by your parents or with their help. Whereas a university choice should be on the whole, your decision as it’s you that has to live with it. Continue reading Factors To Think About When Deciding On A University

GameBender Is A Game Console That Lets You Hack Games To Learn Coding

The word “wacky” is never associated with video game console, but here it is, a wacky video game console that has just surfaced in the market and it is called GameBender. From the maker of wacky, fun and educational gadgets, Makey Makey, GameBender is a video game system that lets intentionally let you modify games as you are playing them. It is, in the words of its creator, “almost like Photoshopping the game.” Continue reading GameBender Is A Game Console That Lets You Hack Games To Learn Coding

LEGO Star Wars STEM Kit Has The Droids You Are Looking For

LEGO has announced something that I personally didn’t see it coming (in a good way, that is). On Star Wars Day, LEGO announced the arrival of LEGO Star Wars BOOST Droid Commander. Yes. You heard that right. The marriage between LEGO’s line of STEM kits and everyone’s favorite sci-fi franchise, Star Wars. It seems like a long overdue thing to do, but hey, we will take it. Continue reading LEGO Star Wars STEM Kit Has The Droids You Are Looking For

LEGO Testing LEGO Braille Bricks To Help Visually Impaired Children Learn

Who would have thought that the world’s most famous toy bricks could be a useful learning tool for the visually impaired and the blind? I, for one, never imagine that, but here it is, the LEGO Braille Bricks, designed specifically to enable those with visual disability to learn to read Braille in a way traditional Braille never could offer. Continue reading LEGO Testing LEGO Braille Bricks To Help Visually Impaired Children Learn

Specdrums Put Music Creation At Your Fingertips, Turning Colors Into Sound

Taking notes and creating art have gone digital. Even creating music has gone digital which, obviously, is not everyone’s cuppa due to the lack tactile touch. If you like to tinker with music and absolutely embrace the lack of tactile sense, well then, we think Specdrums will be right up your alley. Specdrums go by the understanding that some musically-inclined folks love creating music by tapping on everyday objects, including your thighs, furniture and whatnot. Continue reading Specdrums Put Music Creation At Your Fingertips, Turning Colors Into Sound

John Heisz Shows You The Power Of Paper Like You Never Seen Before

Everyone has paper cut on your digits at some point in life and so we do know that paper can hurt, albeit quiet superficially and certainly won’t warrant major medical attention. However, this particular video uploaded by YouTuber John Heisz AKA I Build It will let you see the power of paper in a whole new perspective. The video, entitled Can Paper Cut Wood?, John cuts a piece paper into a saw mill blade size and mounted it on a table saw mill. He then proceed to put it through the paces, first by slicing a piece of paper and a product packaging. Continue reading John Heisz Shows You The Power Of Paper Like You Never Seen Before