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Muslim Brotherhood Pallywood photos busted. Additional Footage Reveals CNN Staging Fake News Muslim 'Anti-Terror' Protest. Identity Theft Documentary: An Educational Documentary. How to Spot Visualization Lies. It used to be that we’d see a poorly made graph or a data design goof, laugh it up a bit, and then carry on.

How to Spot Visualization Lies

At some point though — during this past year especially — it grew more difficult to distinguish a visualization snafu from bias and deliberate misinformation. Of course, lying with statistics has been a thing for a long time, but charts tend to spread far and wide these days. There’s a lot of them. Some don’t tell the truth. Coding Challenge: Purple Rain in Processing. Creative Storytelling App. Quick, Draw! 104 Photo Editing Tools You Should Know About. The Learning Toolbox. A Million Times. Top 10 Raspberry Pi Projects for Beginners.

Stash Waitlist. How to Spot Visualization Lies. High Quality, Easy to Use, Free Support. What every Browser knows about you. Tingbot - Make cool apps and learn to code with Tingbot: the creative app platform for the Raspberry Pi. Three Good Tools for Collaboratively Creating Multimedia Books. For Education. Lucidpress For EducationCutting-edge technology for digital learning Get the free upgrade Propel your classroom into the digital age with captivating teaching materials and collaborative design projects.

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Classroom examples made with Lucidpress Parent NewslettersSyllabusesGroup ProjectsPresentationsBook Reports Schools Love Lucidpress. For Writers. Lesson plan: How to teach your students about fake news. Fake news is making news, and it’s a problem.

Lesson plan: How to teach your students about fake news

Not only did a BuzzFeed data analysis find that viral stories falsely claiming that the Pope endorsed Donald Trump and that Hillary Clinton sold weapons to terrorists receive more Facebook attention than the most popular news stories from established news outlets, but a false story about child trafficking in a Washington, D.C. pizza restaurant inspired a North Carolina man to drive 5 hours with a shotgun and other weapons to investigate. This lesson gives students media literacy skills they need to navigate the media, including how to spot fake news.

Subjects Social studies, U.S. government, civics, journalism. How to Record a Webcam Video on Your Chromebook. Recording a video with the webcam on your Chromebook can be accomplished through the use of a free Chrome app called CaptureCast.

How to Record a Webcam Video on Your Chromebook

CaptureCast, produced by Cattura Video, allows you to record the screen on your Chromebook as well as input from your webcam. To record a video with the webcam on your Chromebook open CaptureCast in your browser then allow it to access your webcam and microphone. Frases and Welcome to on Pinterest. Waarom Chromebooks. NetSpot Provides Free, Intelligent Wireless Network Analysis. By: David Russell Schilling | November 27th, 2016 Wi-Fi Site Surveys (Image Courtesy When one considers all the wires in the world that run along streets, underground, and from telephone poles to homes and businesses, it is a miracle that people are now able to communicate and access applications and information without them.

NetSpot Provides Free, Intelligent Wireless Network Analysis

The breakthrough was the discovery and use of radio signals at certain frequencies that allow communication among computers and network devices. Today we are at the stage where many of us still have way too many wires but most equipment can now include network adapters, clients, and routers that facilitate wireless communications. “NetSpot for Windows & Macs is the first free Wi-Fi survey app. Following video explains the Wi-Fi Booster from NetSpot. David Russell Schilling David enjoys research and writing about cutting edge technologies that hold the promise of improving conditions for all life on planet earth. More articles from Industry Tap... GO! Pro - 3 mediawijze tools voor het onderwijs. Arduino STEM educational Robot kits Building Platform. (Unofficial) API Guide for mDrawBot mScara - All.

This is a guide to the drawing API used by the MakeBlock mDrawBot kit mScara robot.

(Unofficial) API Guide for mDrawBot mScara - All

It’s a reverse engineering of their scara.ino and mDraw v1.1 python from Github (Aug.25,2015 commit) available at The Makeblock mDrawBot kit is available in many Barnes & Nobles stores now and at the same price as mail order (even cheaper if you are a B&N member!) This document's purpose is to provide a guide for creating alternative programs to mDraw, the program that it normally used with mScara, such as linux command line tools or interconnection to other CNC type plotter programs. Note that since mScara isn’t an X/Y Plotter, the coordinates require conversion to the arm coordinates to correct for distortion, same as your brain has to do to control your hand. This is done in the scara.ino software, but could require you to fine tune X/Y coordinates sent to mScara to account for distortion. This guide and several example python programs are available from GitHub at. ChickBot - the fully functional low-cost robot by Nick McCloud.

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ChickBot - the fully functional low-cost robot by Nick McCloud

Free Sound Clips. Data Wrangler. UPDATE: The Stanford/Berkeley Wrangler research project is complete, and the software is no longer actively supported.

Data Wrangler

Instead, we have started a commercial venture, Trifacta. For the most recent version of the tool, see the free Trifacta Wrangler. Moral Machine. Doctopus Walkthrough. Doctopus + goobric making google apps for education more awesome. I love Google Apps for Education.

Doctopus + goobric making google apps for education more awesome

However managing workflow can be an absolute nightmare with students sharing new docs and not naming the correctly which can make it hard to find work. Moreover keeping an eye on your data can be even more cumbersome. But what if there was a system that easily shared documents with students, gave you an overview of the class and stored the data effectively. Enter Doctopus. Doctopus (document + octopus) essentially acts like a giant photocopier which can send files out to individual students, project groups or the whole class.

I’ve used Doctopus for formative writing assessments and rolled out through the specialist teachers reports. Drum Roll, Please! Announcing the Newly Released Doctopus, An Add-on for Google Docs. Classroom teachers spend most of the day chasing after students and the rest of their afternoons and evenings chasing after paper.

Drum Roll, Please! Announcing the Newly Released Doctopus, An Add-on for Google Docs

Time and again educators lament not having personal assistants like many of their similarly-educated colleagues. Wouldn’t it be nice to have someone who could make your copies, distribute papers and help you with grading? Well, it turns out that there is, in the form of a Google Add-on called Doctopus. Doctopus is truly the educator’s virtual personal assistant. Have I been pwned? Check if your email has been compromised in a data breach.