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UPS To Improve Driver Safety Using Virtual Reality

08/16/2017, Virtual reality (VR) technology might seem like a perfect vehicle for gaming, but recently we’re starting to see how some companies are exploring using the technology as a means of educating and training people. Recently Google did an experiment and...

Microsoft To Host Coding Workshops At Its Flagship Stores

08/10/2017, Have you ever used an app or played a game and thought to yourself, how awesome would it be if you could create a piece of software or video game that thousands or millions of people around the world use and love? That’s the kind of inspiration that...

Parrot Mambo Code Bundle Will Teach Kids How To Program Drones

08/08/2017, While topics like maths and science are still essential when it comes to the education of children, we’re starting to see how programming is also becoming something of an essential skill that kids should pick up. It’s not yet a requirement (at least...

Google Hopes To Teach Online Skills To 10 Million People In Africa

07/28/2017, As the world starts becoming more hi-tech, the required skills companies are seeking for in employees is changing as well. For example way back in the day, being able to use a typewriter was considered a valuable skill, and that was also the same when you...

Soon You Will Be Able To Speak High Valyrian With Duolingo

07/11/2017, If learning a new language on the go is something you’re interested in, Duolingo’s platform is one of the more popular options available today. In fact it seems that not only will Duolingo cover more traditional languages, but soon you will be able to...

Google And Wonder Woman Team Up To Teach Girls How To Code

06/02/2017, There are initiatives and projects that aim to teach children how to code, and at the same time there are also initiatives that are aimed specifically at girls to encourage them to enter an otherwise male-dominated career. According to Google, about 22%...

Google Expeditions Will Be Getting A New Augmented Reality Mode

05/17/2017, Since it would be a difficult and expensive task to try and bring students in a classroom to various parts of the world for educational experiences, what Google has done is launch Expeditions which basically allows educators to give students a similar...

Coding Jam Teaches Kids To Code Using Musical

05/12/2017, We all learn things differently. Some of us are more visual, while others prefer being more hands on, while some do their best learning through books. There is no right or wrong way, as long as you learn something that’s all that matters. The same...

Minecraft: Education Edition Gets A Code Builder Tool

05/03/2017, As the name implies, Minecraft: Education Edition is a version of Minecraft aimed at helping educate students. For example teachers could use it to create worlds or areas and teach kids about geography, or history, or science, and so on. However it seems...

China Looking To Launch Their Own Version Of Wikipedia

05/02/2017, When you want to find out something on the internet, whether it be about a country, a person, technology, a company, a song, a movie, and so on, there’s a good chance you might default to Wikipedia for that information. It is so easily and widely...

Apple Partners With Tynker To Teach Kids How To Code

05/01/2017, Apple introduced its Swift programming language a couple of years ago, and while we guess it is aimed more at developers, Apple has also explored the idea of targeting future potential developers through Swift Playgrounds, an app that teaches kids how to...

YouTube Kids Now Available On Smart TVs

04/25/2017, YouTube is home to many kinds of videos, ranging from funny, helpful, thoughtful, and sometimes just outright weird. This also means that there is content on YouTube that wouldn’t exactly be safe or appropriate for children to watch, which is why a...