The Tour de France’s Tech Transformation | Emerging Tech | TechNewsWorld

Steel was the de facto material for most bicycle components until the 1980s, when companies such as Italy’s Colnago began to seek alternatives that were lighter and more durable.

 

A decade later, the brakes were refined and gears were added, yet riders still had to stop often and even dismount the bicycle to change gears! It wasn’t until 1937 that the derailleur was introduced, which allowed riders to shift gears while pedaling.

 

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July 6, 2015

Microsoft Anchors Minecraft Strategy to Education | Gaming | TechNewsWorld

The broad appeal of Minecraft — which is composed of the popular sandbox mode and an overshadow survival template — makes it ideal for teaching various subjects in the STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), as well as language arts, history, geography, reading, writing, creative thinking, problem solving and collaboration, said Quarnstrom.

 

“Our goal with Minecraft in Education is to stay true to the Minecraft experience, while providing educators with a breadth of resources to complement how and what they’re teaching every day,” she told TechNewsWorld.

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July 6, 2015

iPod touch, nano, and shuffle Spotted in Unreleased Colours on iTunes | NDTV Gadgets

Spotted first by a MacRumors reader, an image showing iPod touch, nano, and shuffle in colours not currently available in the market was seen while setting up or restoring an iPod in the new 12.2 client.

The new colours reported to be seen on the iTunes include Dark Blue (iPod touch), Gold/ Beige (), and Bright Pink (iPod Shuffle). Considering that Apple has not given its iPod lineup any refresh in recent times, we can expect the new colours to be soon available to purchase.

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July 2, 2015

Top 5 Kids Apps: Best Games of the Year

Top 5 Kids Apps: Best Games of the Year
Chris Crowell – Mashable

Top 5 Kids Apps: Best Games of the Year

You’ve probably surrender your weapons by now when it comes to your kids electronic games and so you’ve succumbed for one of these new smart phones, smart devices, smart tablets. But has it always have to be about fun? Since your children need entertainment but they also need to develop their skills here are this year’s Top 5 Kids Apps. It is a compilation of games combining fun and math teaching like “Bugs and Bubbles” or plain entertainment games like “Rush Hour” or Build and Play”.

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December 31, 2012

Ease Of Use And The Ipad – Advice You Need

Ease Of Use And The Ipad - Advice You Need

If you are able to use your iPad correctly, you will be able to do whatever you put your mind to. But, that is not to say that users should not spend sufficient time educating themselves about its uses. Keep reading into the following paragraphs, and you are going to be able to use your iPad effectively.

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December 30, 2012

Discover All The Things Your Iphone Can Do

Discover All The Things Your Iphone Can Do

Many people think the iphone is the best thing invented in ages. What makes people love this device so much? You will be provided with the answer to that question and be provided with other important iphone information.

There is no need to select the “x” box that follows a word that has been subjected to AutoCorrect. Just tap somewhere else on the screen instead. This closes the box and will save you some time.

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December 28, 2012

Simple Guide On How To Make The Most Out Of Your Iphone

Simple Guide On How To Make The Most Out Of Your Iphone

If you are not already a smartphone user, the whole concept may seem daunting. There are many smartphone on the market today that can do the same type of things. It can be difficult to decide which smartphone offer a clear advantage over the other. The iphone is a superior smartphone to all the others out there. The following article will help you see why.

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December 25, 2012

Learning To Use An IPad: Tips And Advice

Learning To Use An IPad: Tips And Advice

The iPad has quite a variety of functions that allow anyone to use it well. When you’re picking up the iPad for the first time, it can be hard to figure it out. By using the tricks and tips from this article, you’ll have a good idea of how useful your device can be.

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December 25, 2012

You And Your Iphone – Tips And Tricks

You And Your Iphone - Tips And Tricks

It often seems that everyone has an iphone today. Owning an iphone has become quite popular in recent years, but mastering all its features can be somewhat complicated. If you own an iphone and are looking to better understand all the possibilities with it, then continue on to the article below. The article below has plenty of tips to make you an expert in no time.

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December 22, 2012

Tricks That You Can Do With Your Ipad

Tricks That You Can Do With Your Ipad

There are many wonderful uses of the iPad. If you don’t know everything your iPad is capable of, now is the time to learn. You need to become well-versed with the different uses, finding apps and the many features available on your iPad. Keep on reading!

You can now do a quick mute your iPad. The original iPad didn’t have a mute button. Now, you can mute the sound easily with very simple steps. If you want to mute the sound, just hold down the volume-down button.

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December 20, 2012