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Posting Baby Pictures Online: Your Opinions

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

A round-up of responses to our Note to Self discussion on posting baby pictures online.
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11 Great Books About (More Than) Technology

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Good reading, on whatever platform you so choose.
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How to Record a Voice Memo

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Your phone is a fantastic audio recorder. As a podcast, we think this is the best.
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Passive Aggressive Emails. Thanks in Advance.

Monday, June 01, 2015

Your tips for how to email better. Also, how to really irritate your co-workers. 
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What the Internet Thinks it Knows About Your Favorite Public Radio Hosts

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

We used Crystal Knows, a data-scraping app, to get a read on six public radio hosts and reporters' innermost souls. Here's what they thought about it.
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Help us Rename New Tech City

Monday, April 27, 2015

We know "New Tech City" sounds like a show about infrastructure, subways, and start-ups. Help us come up with a better, more meaningful fit. 
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Listeners: So Many Ways to Cook an Avocado

Monday, April 20, 2015

Last week, IBM's Watson computing system instructed Manoush and the Sporkful's Dan Pashman to cook an avocado. It was delicious. We wanted more.Thank goodness for our listeners. 
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A Glossary of Useful Ed Tech Terms

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

There are a lot of buzzwords in education technology — including the phrase "education technology." We'd welcome your suggestions on what else to include.
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A Classroom Activity for Tweens and Teens Everywhere

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

A lesson plan — and a podcast experiment — for classrooms across the country.
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'Whoa!': Hear the 'High Maintenance' Star's Moving Reaction to His Own Show

Friday, February 27, 2015

When we stripped away the visuals and just listened to this scene from the webseries "High Maintenance," we made the show's own Ben Sinclair get misty-eyed. Here's what he heard. 
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Bored and Brilliant: The Winning Dream Houses

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

What brilliance looks like, when brilliance means "get bored, empty your wallet, and build your dream house."
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Counting Your Phone Time Isn't Easy

Saturday, February 14, 2015

The app developers take your questions and explain how their apps track your phone habits. 
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Bored and Brilliant Apple Users, Don’t Be Smug

Saturday, February 14, 2015

People who are using our partner apps BreakFree and Moment spent an average of about 120 minutes on their phones each day last week. But there are some caveats to that number. 
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5 Reasons You Want to be Bored (and Brilliant)

Friday, February 13, 2015

"I know I will be full of regrets about the role the iPad played in my life when I'm running out of days."
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What Your Phone Stats Say About You

Friday, February 13, 2015

A look at the data from the Bored and Brilliant project offers some insights into how phone minutes and pick-ups correlate with demographics and phone behaviors. 
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18 Places Where You Can Survive Without Your Phone

Friday, February 13, 2015

The first Bored and Brilliant Week challenge will be to keep your phone out of sight at a moment when you otherwise wouldn't. Here are some ideas.
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Bored, Brilliant and... Counterintuitively Interesting: A Reading List

Friday, February 13, 2015

Just some of the compelling reads about boredom (and beyond) you've been sending our way.
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Video: What Happened When 130 People Got Really, Really Bored

Friday, February 13, 2015

We gave them sponges, forks, and Post-it notes.
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Ask Manoush: (Warning! This Post Requires Willpower)

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Here are all the apps you've been addicted to... and deleted. Consider this a test of willpower.
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Ask Manoush: I Already Took a Picture... Did I Fail Challenge 2?

Thursday, February 12, 2015

What time do Bored and Brilliant challenges start every day? Did I fail already?!
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