WordPress Twenty Ninteen + Disqus tweak

Just switched to the newly released Twenty Nineteen theme by WordPress. It’s a very pure theme, with nothing extra. But it works fine with the new editor released with WordPress version 5. I’ve been using Disqus as my comment engine for a while, but Twenty Nineteen didn’t handle the comment section as it supposed to […]

“Effective learning is interactive, not passive.”

You can find this quote at brilliant.org. An addictive website with great ideas and daily tasks. The photo is from last year’s Telenor Smartphone Academy, where I talked about using smartphones in education. Don’t forget this quote over the next school year.      

15 awesome ski and snowboard movies

Winter X Games 2016 is on. It’s half term in Hungary. Which means a few days off school for skiing and snowboarding. I collected a few great movie trailers to get in the mood for riding. The Art of Flight is an all time favourite. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kh29_SERH0Y https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t4CUNVYxxZM&feature=player_embedded Hit next to watch the other 14 trailers. https://vimeo.com/103946690 […]

future of the music industry

Many musicians realized the change of the music business. Jay Z started Tidal, De La Soul tries another approach. I prefer the latter one, although I subscribed to Tidal to give it a try as well. I already backed De La Soul’s new album on Kickstarter. https://twitter.com/kobak/status/582845101476544513 The music business is changing. We need collaboration between fans […]

This will revolutionize Education

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GEmuEWjHr5c As you already know after watching the video above, that learning with words and pictures together can be more effective. So I added some quotes from the video to help you learn these. :) Why do we need teachers? Well if you think, that the fundamental job of a teacher is to transfer information […]

Why do we have to learn maths?

Great talk by Tony DeRose. He shows how addition, multiplication, geometry and trigonometry are playing a role in Pixar movies. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_IZMVMf4NQ0 Of course, this is just the surface. They use much further mathematics at Pixar, but being a 15 year old student, this makes sense why you have to learn these not so simple stuff […]