As part of the City and County of Honolulu’s disaster preparedness effort, they’ve created this mobile application. Discover and share tsunami evacuation zone information for the island of Oahu. In the event of an emergency, time is of the essence. The Honolulu Tsunami Evacuation Zones app allows you to quickly and easily discover if you are in a tsunami evacuation zone. Search for your loved … Continue reading Honolulu Tsunami Evacuation Zones
The announcements made by Apple at WWDC 2011 were game changing. I especially like the way the human to computer interface is evolving. On this Techspotting video, Ryan and I do a quick overview of what stood out in our minds with Apple’s announcements. We can look forward to a new Macintosh operating system called Lion, a new iOS version 5 for the iPhone and … Continue reading Apple WWDC 2011
Aquaculture Hub: Easily & quickly locate aquaculture farms, education and research institutes, and more from around the world. Get the site information in one touch and call them directly with the next touch. A free product produced by the University of Hawaii Aquaculture Program that advocates for free information to all. Enjoy. Continue reading Aquaculture Hub
Mathogens are falling out of the sky. Pop as many as you can before the timer runs out. Use your brain to add, subtract, multiply, and divide your way out of trouble. Pick whichever math you want to focus on through a simple menu. Play the game faster to get higher scores. Challenge your friends to beat your score. Kids and adults love Mathogen. MATHOGEN … Continue reading Mathogen
Kids Coin Fun is an early learning money math application that teaches kids how count coins, identify coins, add up coins, and buy/sell items using United States coins. It has six money related activities: Add Coins, Count Coins, Choose Coins, Get Change, Give Change, and Touch Total. The early learning math app allows you to set the number of problems, the timer, a try again … Continue reading Kids Coin Fun
PencilBot Preschool Feed Me! is a series developed by teachers and parents who love to make learning fun! This simple, easy-to-use game can be enjoyed by children and their parents as they play along. Feed the little monster the correct “food” he is thinking of and unlock trophies for your trophy case! Go to www.pencilbot.com for more details. Feed the monster the wrong item and … Continue reading Feed Me!
Clean Energy Hawaii STEM is an iPad App created to support innovative energy science education worldwide. This App can be used by teachers, parents, and students in the classroom or at home to augment a science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) curriculum. The term clean energy refers to creating electricity from sources that are renewable or that create little or no pollution during production. The … Continue reading Clean Energy Hawaii STEM
Pidgin 101: Pidgin English derived from the various ethnic groups that worked Hawaii’s plantations. The creole English of the Hawaiians, Japanese, Chinese, Portuguese, Koreans, Puerto Ricans, Samoans, Filipinos and other ethnicities made up what many Hawaii locals have grown up speaking. Pidgin is part of Hawaii’s culture and heritage. Please use it with respect and “No just make anykine!” – Lanai Continue reading Pidgin 101