Below is a look at new technologies I found interesting on the web.
The most interesting article to me is about how an author has been slammed over claims that technology is harmful to young brains.
“The debate over the effects of digital technology on the brain needs ‘less shock and more substance,’ write Vaughan Bell, PhD.” If you’re worried about your teen who spends too much time on Facebook, you’ll want to check out this article too.
http://news.google.com Fri, 14 Aug 2015 13:00:39 GMT
Medical DailyAuthor Slammed Over Claims Technology Harms Young BrainsMedscapeThe debate over the effects of digital technology on the brain needs “less shock and more substance,” write Vaughan Bell, PhD, of the Division of Psychiatry, University Coll …
http://news.google.com Fri, 14 Aug 2015 13:14:58 GMT
KSN-TVTechnology in the classroom continues to evolveKSN-TVWICHITA, Kansas – Technology is coming into classrooms at break-neck speeds, and it’s not just for math and science classes anymore. KSN went to visit one school to see some of their new gear …
http://news.google.com Fri, 14 Aug 2015 21:48:00 GMT
nwitimes.comLake, Geauga county school districts embrace technologyNews-Herald.com“But its more than the technology, more important is the change in instructional practice,” he said. “Going from the traditional teaching methods of the teacher out fro …
http://news.google.com Fri, 14 Aug 2015 13:55:00 GMT
This life-saving technology delivers ‘superhuman’ sight when you need it mostMashableGyrocam allows users to see more through modern technology. Today, more than 1,100 Gyrocam systems have been fielded on the ground, in the air and on the water — in …
Rena Bivens takes the reader inside TV newsrooms to explore how news organisations are responding to the paradigmatic shifts in media and communication practices.
This book examines technological innovation and workplace restructuring undertaken by News Corporation.
Both a text and a professional reference, ENG (electronic news gathering) illustrates and discusses the new technology and concepts that have revolutionized television news. Combining an academic with a professional approach, this book deals extensively with the uses of electronic news gathering and electronic field production (EFP). It also features the latest in satellite news gathering (SNG) and the distribution of that material. This book, which carries the endorsement of the Radio-Television News Directors Association (RTNDA), combines a comprehensive discussion of concepts with instruction in using the technology. It also deals with legal, ethical, operational, and organizational problems that technology has brought to the business of news gathering. Essentially, the authors show how to apply the latest news gathering and microwave technology to researching, writing, reporting, photographing, editing, packaging, producing, and airing television news stories, news packages, newscasts, live reports, and special events. Essays by established professionals supplement the text. These contributors include Tom Wolzien, NBC News, Larry Hatteberg, two-time NPPA News Cameraman of the Year, Lynn Cullen, WTAE-TV, Pittsburgh, and John Premack, WCVB-TV, Boston. The authors have taken a potentially intimidating and complex subject and made it understandable to students and acceptable to practicing professionals. The book is a unique blend of academic and professional material with step-by-step instructions as well as case studies from actual news reporting events.
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New Technology could reduce Wind Energy costs
https://plus.google.com 08/14/2015 13:09
NASA Scientists Help Understand Newly Discovered Planet
https://plus.google.com 08/14/2015 12:34
Mozilla launched a set of experimental features in Firefox’s Developer edition, namely Tracking Protection, Electrolysis and signed add-ons.