Tag Archive: Teaches


Apple-approved piano teaches you to play the smart way

Ben Ye knew what could happen as he watched his son chafe and grow bored during private piano lessons. But to keep his son’s interest in music, Ye felt he’d have to do the seemingly impossible: build a new kind of piano and reinvent the way it is taught. Ye did both and what started […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Swift bootcamp teaches NYC coders Apple’s new programming language

If you’re a New York-based coder or wannabe coder looking to learn Apple’s new programming language Swift, you may want to check out an upcoming evening tech workshop organized by software development firm TurnToTech. With the next session taking place…Read more ›

Drei Teaches You About Friendship Through Physics! [Review]

I’m a big fan of physics-based puzzles, but the trouble is most of them relate to altering an object’s trajectory as it falls rather than manipulating things. Drei by Etter Studio GmbH Category: iOS Games Works With: iPad Price: $ 2.99…Read more ›

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Lens•Lab App Teaches Everything You Need To Know About Depth-Of-Field

lenslabBeing a nerd, a pedant, and a Virgo, it’s painful to me to see terminology misused. Like when people say that a lens or photo has “a lot of depth-of-field” when they really mean a “shallow” depth-of-field, for instance. I am destined to go through life constantly disappointed (and of course making my own dumb […]

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Apple Summer Camp Teaches Kids How To Become Filmmakers

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Every year Apple does a summer camp for kids at its U.S. retail stores. The free workshops teach 8-12 year olds how to make movies and music with iMovie and Garageband. Camp sessions begin around the middle of July and last through the beginning of August in some cases. There are two workshop days that culminate with an Apple Camp Film Festival.

At Apple Camp, kids ages 8-12 learn how to  [Read More…]

Draw This App Teaches You To Draw, Step-By-Step

We all know how to draw the "Marvel way," right? Step 1: some lines; a skeleton for your figure. Step 2: ovals and circles, pencilled in to show the head, limbs and body. Step 3: The amazing, finished, inked-and-colored result. Congratulations: You’re now Jack Kirby.

Peterson Hamilton’s Draw This App aims to help out with step two-and-a-half.

Draw This App is a simple follow-the-leader teaching aid. The app draws something. You copy.  [Read More…]

Cool iOS App From Autodesk Teaches Kids Mechanics, First of a Series [Daily Freebie]

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Autodesk has a stunning — and I’m not using the word lightly here — catalog of free design-focused iOS apps that do everything from applying filters to photos, to drawing on your iPad — or even turning the subject of an iPhone photo into a 3D model. Now, they’re taking their deep knowledge of modeling, physics and mechanics and using it to make iPad apps that’ll teach your kids cool stuff.  [Read More…]

Cool iOS App From Autodesk Teaches Kids Mechanics, First of a Series [Daily Freebie]

autodesk-ds-applied-mechanics

Autodesk has a stunning — and I’m not using the word lightly here — catalog of free design-focused iOS apps that do everything from applying filters to photos, to drawing on your iPad — or even turning the subject of an iPhone photo into a 3D model. Now, they’re taking their deep knowledge of modeling, physics and mechanics and using it to make iPad apps that’ll teach your kids cool stuff.  [Read More…]

Cool iOS App From Autodesk Teaches Kids Mechanics, First of a Series [Daily Freebie]

autodesk-ds-applied-mechanics

Autodesk has a stunning — and I’m not using the word lightly here — catalog of free design-focused iOS apps that do everything from applying filters to photos, to drawing on your iPad — or even turning the subject of an iPhone photo into a 3D model. Now, they’re taking their deep knowledge of modeling, physics and mechanics and using it to make iPad apps that’ll teach your kids cool stuff.  [Read More…]

The NRA Teaches Your 4-Year-Old How To Shoot With New iPhone Game

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The National Rifle Association has launched a new iPhone app that teaches users how to shoot a virtual firearm at a practice range. Titled NRA: Practice Range and developed by MEDL Mobile, the app offers a “3D shooting game that instills safe and responsible ownership through fun challenges and realistic simulations.” Anyone can play it… providing you’re aged four or above.

That’s right — the app is aimed at users aged  [Read More…]