June 2017 / 10 posts found

How IS tortured prisoners in Mosul

A former prisoner tells the BBC’s Orla Guerin how IS tortured captives. Source: http://bppro.link/?c=DD4

Making VR Accessible for People with Physical Disabilities

Walkin VR is making it easier for people with physical disabilities to be able to play virtual reality experiences. Read more on MAKE The post Making VR Accessible for People with Physical Disabilities…

Google Earth Is Now a Component of G Suite for Education

Earlier this year Google released a Chromebook-friendly, browser-based version of Google Earth. This week at ISTE 17 Google announced that the new version of Google Earth is now a component of…

Wednesday: Pending Home Sales

Wednesday:• At 7:00 AM ET, The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the mortgage purchase applications index.• Early: Reis Q2 2017 Mall Survey of rents and vacancy…

Edir Frederico Da Costa death: PCs injured in London protest

Bricks are thrown and fires lit in the street after a protest over a man’s death in east London. Source: http://bppro.link/?c=CP4

Blogs in the Age of Google Classroom

This week at ISTE 17 there will plenty of buzz about Google products and products that integrate with Google Classroom. Google, and some Google devotees, will have you believe that Google Classroom…

This Week in Making: Decentralize the Web, Girl Scouts Tackle Cybersecurity, and More

This week, Mozilla is trying to get makers to decentralize the web, the Girl Scouts tackle cybersecurity, board games go virtual, and more. Read more on MAKE The post This Week in Making: Decentralize…

Spice Up Your Shop with a VW Pickup Wall Decoration

Seeing a half car is always a disconcerting experience. Especially when that half car is about 14 feet up in the air. [PanasonicModelRC6015] — We’ll call him [RC6015] for short — has gone…

Four Online PD Opportunities Starting In July

In June I hosted four online courses for teachers and school administrators. In July I am offering four more online learning opportunities. A description of each course, its dates and times, and…