How-To-Use-Google-Search-More-Effectively-INFOGRAPHIC.gif (GIF Image, 800 × 8848 pixels) MaKey MaKey: An Invention Kit for Everyone by Jay Silver. MaKey MaKey is an invention kit for the 21st century.
Turn everyday objects into touchpads and combine them with the internet. It's a simple Invention Kit for Beginners and Experts doing art, engineering, and everything inbetween: It comes ready to use out of the box with everything you see above: MaKey MaKey, Alligator Clips, USB Cable. That's up to you! First, load up a computer program or any webpage (yes that's right, you're surfing the internet to invent). Let's say you load up a piano. Or let's say you Google for an online "Pacman" game and draw a joystick with a pencil (yes, an actual ordinary pencil): Then you can play Pacman by touching the drawing with your finger. Or you could load up facebook or gmail and send a message on a custom-made alphabet soup keyboard: Alligator Clip two objects to the MaKey MaKey board.
When you touch the apple, you make a connection, and MaKey MaKey sends the computer a keyboard message. Make + Key = MaKey MaKey! Life's Instructions. Google. 120 Ways to Boost Your Brain Power. Here are 120 things you can do starting today to help you think faster, improve memory, comprehend information better and unleash your brain’s full potential.
Solve puzzles and brainteasers.Cultivate ambidexterity. Use your non-dominant hand to brush your teeth, comb your hair or use the mouse. Write with both hands simultaneously. Switch hands for knife and fork.Embrace ambiguity. Learn to enjoy things like paradoxes and optical illusions.Learn mind mapping.Block one or more senses. Readers’ Contributions Dance! Contribute your own tip! Dollar Store Deals and Duds.
Experts explain how to get a true bargain at the dollar store, and offer advice on which items to avoid.
Dollar stores are great places for cheap, one-stop shopping, but with so many items available, how do you know which products are deals and which ones are duds? Here are some rules of thumb to keep in mind to ensure you're getting the best deal possible. It's easy to get excited about all of the low-priced goods at a dollar store, but you should shop with purpose in order to avoid impulse buys. With that said, party supplies are some of the best things you can purchase at a dollar store. They're reusable and cost much less than they do at big party store chains. Drawing paper and notebook paper are two more great buys, and cleaning supplies are usually made of the same ingredients as higher-priced products, so you're good to go with those, too.
On the other hand, you should avoid purchasing children's toys, food and cheap electrical cords at dollar stores. 174,203 Things You Can Do Instead of Watching TV. The most watched and most highly-rated TED talks at the moment. Sir Ken Robinson. Bucket List: 225 Things to Do Before You Die. The essence of any good bucket list consists of overcoming fears, achieving goals, realizing dreams and even simple pleasures.
Whether it’s an exotic adventure half-way around the world or something simpler, like spending more time with your family or friends, what matters is that you experience all the good and phenomenal things Earth offers. Here you’ll find 225 things to do before you die. Sure, a few of them are what some might consider to be cliché, but we made it a priority to think mostly outside the box. So, without further ado… 1. La Tomatina is an hour-long festival in Bunol, Valencia (Spain) where an estimated 150,000 tomatoes (a whopping 90,000lbs of juicy, pasty awesomeness) are flung everywhere and at everyone. 2.
For acrophobiacs in need of curing their fear, one of the ultimate solutions has to be EdgeWalk—a terrifying “walk” on the I’m-gonna-to-die edge of the ledge of the 1, 800ft-tall CN Tower in Canada. 3. How do you qualify “one of the best restaurants in the world”?