Love it or hate it, the hashtag gesture has enjoyed moderate success over the past couple of years since it first popped up. In 2013, Jimmy Fallon was seen hashtagging (hashing?) not once, but twice with celebrities Justin Timberlake and Jonah Hill. Continue reading
Intel President Renée James will oversee the effort of transforming not just the company, but the entire industry into one that is more welcoming of women and minorities. James, one of Fortune’s Most Powerful Women, has allocated $300 million for a program that will build pipelines into the industry from underrepresented populations. Continue reading
A group of Kansas City high school engineering students are proving what many suspected: Hugs are the best medicine. They have designed a special chair for autistic children who respond best to sensory therapy—a treatment that provides a calming, deep touch squeezing pressure to overwhelmed autistic children. Continue reading
Disengagement: You know what it looks like. Texting under the desk, looking out the window, passing notes (not the lecture-related kind). Every science educator has struggled at some point with connecting with students—at every age and level. Continue reading
Now this is really working for the weekend! The geniuses at Empire Robotics have developed your ideal party partner in the form of the Versaball robot. Owing its sudsy supremacy to an innovative suction grip design and well-placed cup sensors, the robot has potential for uses beyond the frat house.