Posts tagged education

Harry and Lulu: YTMS Guided Read-Aloud Book Shows How to Read to Kids

 Harry and Lulu: YTMS Guided Read-Aloud Book Shows How to Read to Kids You TELL Me Stories has released Harry and Lulu 1.0, the fifth illustrated book app for iPad in the You TELL Me Stories Library. Designed to help parents learn and practice the most effective way to read to children, Harry and Lulu features WordWinks-questions, comments, and paraphrased vocabulary embedded in red within the text. While reading Harry and Lulu to their child, parents pause when they encounter red colored text, and read the question or comment in the more conversational tone of a parent rather than a narrator. Validated by educational researchers, the QC technique makes kids active participants in the reading process: enhancing listening, thinking, and talking skills.

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Easter fun for young and old

News About Dropbox Many of you have children, many have grand children — here’s a fun lineup of books from the Dover collection that can keep the little folks occupied for quite a while. Have fun, and Happy Easter …

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Math Stars 3.1 released for iPad – Popular Educational Game

 Math Stars 3.1 released for iPad - Popular Educational Game Have fun learning or improving your math skills. Play this game and become a Math Star! This highly addictive game is fun and helps players of all ages improve their math skills. The Math Stars for iPad app has recently been updated and is now available in the iTunes App Store. This app is one of the most popular and most downloaded apps developed by the Laura J. White Mobile Development team.

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Harry and Lulu: YTMS Guided Read-Aloud Book Shows How to Read to Kids

 Harry and Lulu: YTMS Guided Read-Aloud Book Shows How to Read to Kids You TELL Me Stories has released Harry and Lulu 1.0, the fifth illustrated book app for iPad in the You TELL Me Stories Library. Designed to help parents learn and practice the most effective way to read to children, Harry and Lulu features WordWinks-questions, comments, and paraphrased vocabulary embedded in red within the text. While reading Harry and Lulu to their child, parents pause when they encounter red colored text, and read the question or comment in the more conversational tone of a parent rather than a narrator. Validated by educational researchers, the QC technique makes kids active participants in the reading process: enhancing listening, thinking, and talking skills.

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Sight Reader – Complete Music Notation Tool upgraded to v 2.0

Sight Reader - Complete Music Notation Tool upgraded to v 2.0 byte3 LLC today is pleased to announce the release of Sight Reader version 2.0 for iPad. Sight Reader is a comprehensive learning tool, providing an immersive and interactive learning experience for music students.

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Puzzles, puzzles, puzzle games for iPad and iPhone users

Games InfoManager ... puzzle games for kids

GAMES InfoManager Happy April, getting the spring Games department rockin’ with a great line-up of American made puzzle and mind games! Some of these are very addictive, so be careful — also, please share your findings –good or bad– with UGNN Infomanager readers! Have fun
* Brain Fitness Fun; Strategy/Puzzler 5BY5 Brain Game Keeps You Thinking
* Lost Lands – an innovative puzzle game for logic puzzle enthusiasts
* Crossword for you Issue 01 – Popular puzzles and mind games
* Enjoy the thrill of playing against your Facebook friends
* Melesta Games launches puzzle game Freeze U for iOS
* The Pyramid Puzzle
. . . and more!

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Textbooks replaced by iTunes U download

This article, posted on bbc.com is by Sean Coughlan their Education Corespondent.

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Time for Fittness and Health Apps on the iPad and iPhone

InfoManager ... health and fitness apps

Fitness InfoManager Okay : listen up! The holidays are over, Valentine’s is past; many of you have been sitting on your duff watching TV while it snows … now it’s time to get into shape for the spring. Bikini weather is just around the corner! Check out these health and fitness apps for your iPhone or iPad … and then share your findings –good or bad– with UGNN Infomanager readers! Have fun with these:
* Award-Winning Mobile Video Coaching App Dartfish Express for iOS7
* The Mindfulness App Reaches #1 Top Paid Ranked App in 11 Countries
* World Fit – A Social App Dedicated Solely to Health and Fitness
* Get exotic, get fit … learn the art of Belly Dance
* Excuses Stop Here with Gym Tuck from Joshua Lipsey
* Yes, Drill Sergeant
. . . and more!

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Botnet Bust :: SpyEye Malware Mastermind Pleads Guilty

Digital Evidence Response TeamOn January 28, 2014, Russian national Aleksandr Andreevich Panin pled guilty in an Atlanta federal courtroom to a conspiracy charge associated with his role as the primary developer and distributor of malware—called SpyEye—created specifically to facilitate online theft from financial institutions, many of them in the U.S.

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New year, new games, new educational opportunities for iPad and iPhone users

Games InfoManager ... games for big kids

GAMES InfoManager It’s a new year and we’re kicking things off in the Games department with a great line-up of American made educational games! We find everything spelled right, and everything made for American learners. We invite you to share your findings –good or bad– with UGNN Infomanager readers! Have fun
Games InfoManager Snapling for iOS: Geolocation-Based Photographic Scavenger Hunt Game
Games InfoManager Flag it! feeds your brain – It makes you smarter every time you play
Games InfoManager New Concentration Game for iOS Will Challenge Your Brain
Games InfoManager The Man Who Puzzles America Launches Tic-Tac-Doku App
Games InfoManager Build Snow People With An App, Not Snow, This Winter
Games InfoManager Learning Countries and States no longer boring
. . . and more!

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Sky Guide 2.0 stargazing app launched with new iOS 7 features and UI

 Sky Guide 2.0 stargazing app launched with new iOS 7 features and UI MADE IN AMERICA Those packing away the camping gear and calling it quits on summer have an update that might give them pause. Fifth Star Labs, makers of the popular stargazing app Sky Guide have released their latest version on the App Store, with an interface-lift a’la iOS 7.

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Solution 6: Facebook Birthdays are Clogging My Calendar!

UGNN InfoManager news all about Apple and Apple computers The complaints against iOS 7 began flying around ever since the release of the new Apple operating system a few weeks ago. Issues people raised ran the gamut from frustration with what they saw as a shortened battery life for their iPhone to the security risks of the lock screen bypass. Fortunately, there are a few fairly simple fixes for the complaints logged against iOS 7, many of which you can learn how to do in 60 seconds — Today we will be fixing Facebook clogging. .

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All kinds of games for all ages . . .

Games InfoManager ... games for big kids

GAMES InfoManager Yes, it’s almost Christmas, but these games are good year around — and crowd pleasers no matter what the season is. We’ve mixed it up here a bit with choices for very young to adult. Have fun
* Dungeons & Golf: Compete Globally in 3D with popular Golf Game
* Sector Zero – iOS Sci-Fi Game Released with 50% Discount
* Bouncly launches its first iOS game for iPads – Jump-it
* SounDrift for iPad – A Musical Exploration Game
* Lightomania lights up the world
* Cosmo Ship – Spaceship War
. . . and more!

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iOS 7 Solution 5: Find Anything on Your iPhone

UGNN InfoManager news all about Apple and Apple computers The complaints against iOS 7 began flying around ever since the release of the new Apple operating system a few weeks ago. Issues people raised ran the gamut from frustration with what they saw as a shortened battery life for their iPhone to the security risks of the lock screen bypass. Fortunately, there are a few fairly simple fixes for the complaints logged against iOS 7, many of which you can learn how to do in 60 seconds.

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iOS7 Solution 3: Make Tiny Text Easier to Read

UGNN InfoManager news all about Apple and Apple computers The complaints against iOS 7 began flying around ever since the release of the new Apple operating system a few weeks ago. Yesterday we kicked off our top 10 simple fixes for the complaints logged against iOS 7 series. Each issue we will be giving you a new way to fix an issue with iOS7 to help you love your iPhone again.

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