honorable mention

honorable mention

In Victory for Common Sense, Minnesota Will Allow Free Online Courses After All

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For one day, Minnesota's Office of Higher Education felt the Internet's indignation as word spread that it was cracking down on free online college courses offered through Coursera and other websites. The bizarre bureaucratic decision was first reported by The Chronicle of Higher Education on Thursday morning, and it became...
In Victory for Common Sense, Minnesota Will Allow Free Online Courses After All

International Mobile Gaming Awards winners unveiled

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The winners of the 8th annual International Mobile Gaming Awards have been announced at the conclusion of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Epic Games’ Chair Entertainment walked away with the highest honors of the night, winning both the Grand Prix and the Excellence in Gameplay awards. Canadian developer...
International Mobile Gaming Awards winners unveiled
Winner! The Worst Product At CES 2013

7 Apps That Will Keep Your New Years Resolutions Alive

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A brand new year is upon us, and it’s time to start thinking about the changes you want to make. But it can be difficult to follow through on New Year’s Resolutions, especially without any help or support. But nine times out of ten, there’s an app for that. We...
7 Apps That Will Keep Your New Years Resolutions Alive

Lost in Seattle? WhichBus helps you plan your public transit ride in real-time

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From an honorable mention at Startup Weekend last year to winning second place at October’s Evergreen Apps Challenge, the developers of WhichBus have made serious progress. Now comes another big step: WhichBus is officially going live. Similar to OneBusAway, WhichBus helps you navigate your way around Seattle on public transit....
Lost in Seattle? WhichBus helps you plan your public transit ride in real-time

Switched On: The 2012 Switchies, Part 2

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Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology. The last Switched On covered some of the major Switchie awards for the year, but there are many other products to recognize: The "Category's Meow" Award for Best New Category Creation goes to Supermechanical's TWINE, a small...
Switched On: The 2012 Switchies, Part 2

Samsung hands out $200,000 to devs in Galaxy Note S Pen App Challenge

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As part of the Samsung Galaxy Note S Pen App Challenge, the company is handing out $200,000 is cash prizes to mobile developers in the US. The awards go to apps that make particularly good use of the Galaxy Note’s S Pen stylus with the best overall app and...
Samsung hands out $200,000 to devs in Galaxy Note S Pen App Challenge

The Best of the 2012 Sundance Film Festival

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For ten days each January, in the snowy town of Park City, Utah, the year in independent cinema is set. The 2012 Sundance Film Festival was true to that promise and provided attendees with a slew of films that are sure to be not only among the year’s best,...
The Best of the 2012 Sundance Film Festival
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