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This SFX Artist Is Taking 'Choose Your Own Adventure' To A New Level

Marisa Bruch | Posted 05.26.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Marisa Bruch

Ever wish you could go back to the days of 'choose your own adventure'? Those books were the BEST, except when you took a wrong turn and the book was over after 3 choices...

High Tech to Get Kids Moving

Robin Raskin | Posted 05.12.2016 | Technology
Robin Raskin

Every summer, parents grow a bit apoplectic thinking about the hours their kids are likely to spend doing the couch potato, screen-gazing thing. Some clever manufacturers are dreaming up alternatives to screen time by incorporating screens and tech directly into more physical play. In other words, if the kids hate leaving their tech behind, they can take their tech with them.

Primary Schools in Bangladesh to Go Digital, Reaching 20 Million Students

BRAC | Posted 02.17.2016 | Education
BRAC

By Zunaid Ahmed Palak and Safiqul Islam The Bangladesh Prime Minister this week launched the latest addition to the country's digital curriculum to ...

'Tis the Season to Activate Your Power Packs

Michael L. Berman | Posted 12.21.2015 | Technology
Michael L. Berman

'Tis the season for Activision and Disney to compete for your hard-earned dollars. Both companies have new versions of their increasingly addictive interactive game sets and both have made changes to lure us back into their playset universes.

What's in the INDCs? Interactive Map

David Kroodsma | Posted 12.10.2015 | Green
David Kroodsma

In the run up to this year's U.N. climate conference in Paris, almost every nation in the world submitted a plan for how they will work to reduce thei...

MAP: How Many Shootings Happened In Your Neighborhood This Year?

The Trace | Mehreen Kasana | Posted 12.08.2015 | Politics

In relentless succession, a parade of towns and cities have this year joined the bloodstained ranks of American mass shooting locations....

All The World's a Stage

John M. Eger | Posted 10.29.2015 | Arts
John M. Eger

With apologies to Shakespeare, it seems that public art has taken on a new dimension. Music and theater festivals, opera without walls and the second three-day WOW Festival, for Without Walls, held earlier this month by the acclaimed La Jolla Playhouse in California has raised the bar.

An Interactive Look Back At Queen Elizabeth II's Most Fabulous Hats

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 09.09.2015 | Style

Queen Elizabeth II, the soon-to-be longest reigning monarch in British history, is also one of the most fashionable. That is, of course, thanks in par...

Confessions of a Serial Songwriter: Play Me

Shelly Peiken | Posted 07.06.2016 | Media
Shelly Peiken

I've been thinking about the innovation of interactive streaming--how versatile, convenient and instantly gratifying it is. Interactive, however, means that before I take off for a drive to the mall or a run on the beach I have a decision to make: what do I want to listen to?

Debutaunt Examines Traditional Rites of Passage While Encouraging Young Women to Find Their Voice

Tim Ranney | Posted 05.26.2016 | Arts
Tim Ranney

I'm sitting in an airy warehouse in Red Hook Brooklyn filled with plush white beach-house furniture, rustic chandeliers, and freshly cut dogwood branches.

Take an Interactive 360° Tour of the 500px Startup's Studio Space

DL Cade | Posted 05.13.2016 | Technology
DL Cade

By virtue of being a startup--and one that deals in gorgeous photography at that--you'd expect our offices to be really cool... and you'd be right. Bu...

Tribeca All Access 2015: Giving a Cinematic Voice to the Underrepresented

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 06.20.2015 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

Years ago, when I first started writing about films, I remember attending a luncheon for the Tribeca All Access program, offered by the Tribeca Film Institute, during the Tribeca Film Festival in NYC.

A Look at SXSW Interactive

Courtney Price | Posted 05.15.2015 | Technology
Courtney Price

It has been an insanely busy couple of days SXSW Interactive so far. Want to see a slice of what it is like?

14 Female Powerhouses You Need to Meet at SXSW

Allison Bagley | Posted 05.16.2015 | Women
Allison Bagley

There's no shortage of stories of the careers that have been launched, or significantly propelled, during the three-week mega-event that is SXSW. If you're in Austin this month, here are a few of the female trailblazers you'd be lucky to meet.

Peggy Charren Always Put Kids First, Policymakers Should Follow

Jim Steyer | Posted 04.05.2015 | Education
Jim Steyer

With the passing of Peggy Charren, the country has lost an important voice in the fight for civility and civic responsibility in media aimed at children.

The Coming Retail Singularity

Jon Bird | Posted 02.02.2015 | Business
Jon Bird

In retail evolutionary terms, we are still crawling out of the primordial sludge when it comes to Singularity, but before we know it, we will be walking upright and running.

This Interactive Chart Will Help You Find The Perfect Job

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 06.25.2014 | Business

Though the job of a fashion designer may seem glamorous, those in the industry rate their work as meaningless as fast food cooks do, according to a ne...

How Do You Value an Impression?

Ross Resnick | Posted 05.20.2014 | Business
Ross Resnick

Imagine that the local ice cream truck of your childhood is rolling down your street. His haphazardly painted truck is blasting a mélange of slightly...

10 Reasons Why We Need Research Literacy, Not Scare Columns

David Kleeman | Posted 05.11.2014 | Healthy Living
David Kleeman

First and foremost, why jump straight to banning? Handheld devices are the "Swiss Army Knife" of modern life: a safety device to keep in contact with family and friends, a camera for documenting the world, a window to connect with grandparents across miles.

Betsy Isaacson

Online Video Could Be So Much Better -- Just Ask Martin Percy

HuffingtonPost.com | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 01.31.2014 | Technology

Ever seen an interactive film? If not, take a quick jump to Martin Percy's "Lifesaver," a BAFTA- and Webby-nominated emergency procedural in which you...

Tools for the Stage: Digital Technology in Theatres Engages Audiences in New Ways

Bruce E. Whitacre | Posted 11.08.2013 | Arts
Bruce E. Whitacre

Access to arts education resources is one of the most problematic aspects of our school system, with wealthier schools invariably being better served than poor ones. Technology promises to help bridge that gap, as well as that of distance.

A Book Itself Is a Little Machine: Emily Short's Interactive Fiction (Part 2)

Illya Szilak | Posted 01.23.2014 | Books
Illya Szilak

Interactive fiction makes the game-like quality of language overt. In this, it shares an affinity with poetry and with political rhetoric.

Incredible Multimedia Dance Performance Wows Olympic Committee

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.16.2013 | Arts

Fuma-Kai is an incredible performance by Japanese multimedia dance and martial arts troupe, Enra, directed by Nobuyuki Hanabusa. It was shown at the I...

How The Internet Is Changing The Way We Tell Stories

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.05.2013 | Entertainment

With new media platforms come new forums for audiences to discuss, comment and congregate around the entertainment they love. Watch Kevin Slavin and K...

Content Marketing Is the New Black

Jason Grill | Posted 10.29.2013 | Small Business
Jason Grill

In the last few years the words "content marketing" have become buzzwords in the corporate business, marketing, digital and media space. But what is it really?