Popcade: Real Arcade Fun

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A pint-sized arcade cabinet with huge arcade fun. You’re going to want a Popcade to call your own.

Playing in the Sandbox With Dale Dougherty

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Last week I attended Sandbox Summit, a conference at MIT that gathers great thinkers in children’s media. This year’s theme was was about nurturing kids’ imagination in the digital age, which stood in sharp contrast to the events unfolding in Boston while we were there. Instead of gluing ourselves to the news, we pressed on with the conference. It was so reassuring to talk about inspiring kids and the good that we can do through media.

TEDActive Makers Hack Art, Urbanization, and Kinetic Energy

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TED is an annual, global idea conference. TEDActive is the arm of the TED conference that engages thinkers and doers in projects centered on the TED Prize. What happens when an artist, an engineer, an inventor, and a technology guru at TEDActive put their heads together around the idea of urbanization? Talk turns to making as an impromptu team emerges. Luis Cillimingras of Ideo was