According to LeVar Burton, the host of Reading Rainbow, one in four children in America are growing functionally...
Jul 3 2014, 2:30am CDT
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Patrick Stewart Is Going To Help Fundraise As Well
Jun 23 2014, 5:33pm CDT
The actor, production specialist and educationist, LeVar Burton has started a Kickstarter campaign for bringing Reading Rainbow facilities to benefit all kids.
May 29 2014, 7:25am CDT
Source: The How-To Geek
Today’s Ask How-To Geek is a bit of a role reversal: most people want an easy way to get their photos from their phone to their Facebook account but we’re solving a problem for a reader who wants to get his Facebook photos from his account to his phone. Read on as we show ...
Full article at: The How-To Geek
4 hours ago
Patrick Stewart presented the American Comedy Award for Best Viral Video to the creators of Bad Lip Reading. His presentation is hilarious. Watch the clip below.
May 9 2014, 2:10am CDT
Source: The Atlantic
About a year ago, Facebook made a big change to its News Feed, the central stream users see when they open the service’s homepage or smartphone app. Into the algorithmic mix of statuses and pictures normally there, the social giant began to toss many, many more news stories from around the web. The change turned users into readers—or, at least, skimmers—and provided a traffic boon to online publishers. Since then, ...
Full article at: The Atlantic
14 hours ago, 5:02pm CDT
Source: Mother Jones
Four years ago today, with a who's who of congressional Democrats standing over his shoulder, President Barack Obama signed into law the Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, hailing it as the answer to preventing future financial meltdowns. "For years," the president said at the signing ceremony, "our financial sector was governed by antiquated and poorly enforced rules that allowed some to game the system and take r ...
Full article at: Mother Jones
15 hours ago, 3:16pm CDT
More Americans are reading ebooks now than ever before, according to new data from the Pew Internet & American Life...
Jan 16 2014, 12:36pm CST