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 "Conectividad Educativa de Informática Básica para el Aprendizaje en Línea (Educational Connectivity of Basic Computing for Online Learning), or “CEIBAL” for short, is revolutionizing education for primary and secondary students in Uruguay. Plan CEIBAL started in 2007 with a decree of then President Tabaré Vazquez, which detailed...

Although UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) have been available to consumers since the early 2000s, they’ve only become affordable for the average Joe in recent years. People use drones for a variety of creative (and usually legal) ways like exploring abandoned buildings, checking out their crops,...

So much of communication is nonverbal! In face to face conversations, 55% of communication is body language, eye contact and other visual indicators, 38% is the actual sound (tone of voice, speed of the words, pitch, volume, etc.), which leaves all of 7% that makes...

3D printing has evolved quickly in the past three years! The technology has migrated from the lab to the consumer, and now thanks to Kickstarter campaigns and companies like Wobbleworks, it’s even in the hands of children! A compact product called the 3Doodler lets users draw...

A startling statistic about the people working as CEO’s, founders, salespeople, communications professionals and general service workers in the tech industry: only 29%, on average, are women. At Facebook it is 16% and at Twitter, it’s only 10%! With such staggering gender discrepancies, it is...

Amazon Web Services, the company’s cloud computing platform, launched in 2006. Household names like Netflix, Samsung, Pfizer, Pacific Life Insurance, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Lionsgate, Comcast, Nokia, Yelp, Airbnb, Expedia, Foursquare Adobe, Pinterest, and Zynga all benefit from AWS, and those benefits...