Create a Fading Splash Screen Using Coroutines in Unity 3D

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UI-Coroutine

In this post, I’ll be talking about using coroutines in Unity 3D. The video below shows a step-by-step process for creating a fading splash screen using UI Elements and Coroutine scripting. In the video, I use C# for all the scripting. If you are not familiar, a coroutine is like a function that you can pause for a set amount … Read More

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SREB Advanced Career Inspires Project-based Learning

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SREB Advanced Career Inspires Project-based Learning

We are always excited to learn how educators are implementing the Advanced Career pathways in their schools and the success their students are having with project-based learning. The Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) offers the Advanced Career (AC) program as part of their “High Schools That Work” initiative. This program has had great success in schools across the southern region, … Read More

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Explore Studica EdTech at ISTE 2016

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Explore Studica EdTech at ISTE 2016

ISTE 2016 is hosted by the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE). This year, it will take place on June 26th-29th, 2016 in Denver, Colorado. ISTE is globally recognized as the most comprehensive EdTech conference in the world. This event offers learning opportunities for all kinds of educators and academic professionals. Delve into the world of educational technology and … Read More

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Kickstart Robotics with Wonder League and Win Prizes

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Kickstart Robotics with Wonder League and Win Prizes

Now you can lead the coding movement in your school with help from Wonder Workshop’s Wonder League! Register to start your own Robotics club before July 10th, 2016 and you can be entered for a chance to win $10,000 for your school district. The Wonder League inspires the creators of tomorrow with a fun, engaging robotics and coding platform. Join … Read More

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NYC SPARX: Promoting Technology for Girls with fischertechnik

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NYC SPARX: Promoting Technology for Girls with fischertechnik

It’s a pretty common stereotype that girls just aren’t into technology. However, more and more, we are starting to see high profile women take charge in traditional, male driven industries. And why not? Major tech companies like Facebook, HP, IBM, Yahoo, Intel, YouTube and more all have powerful women at the helm. Technology and science aren’t just for men – … Read More

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How to Create a UI in Unity 3D

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How to Create a UI in Unity 3D

User interfaces (UI’s) are core features in just about every modern software application. Games are no exception to this rule. The vast majority of games utilizes some form of UI to display information such as health, skills, maps, ammo for a weapon, and more. Unity 3D offers a variety of UI elements that you can use in your game. In … Read More

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Storyboard Pro 5 Masters Visual Storytelling

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Storyboard Pro 5 Masters Visual Storytelling

Toon Boom’s Storyboard Pro 5 offers artists everything they need to storyboard their creative projects. From advertising to film, Storyboard masters the art of visual storytelling by combining drawing and animation features with camera controls. This allows you to develop your story with total artistic control – creatively and technically. Winner of both the Primetime Emmy Engineering and UB Iwerks … Read More

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Studica is Celebrating 2016 Graduates with Savings

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Studica is Celebrating 2016 Graduates with Savings

You’re steps away from graduating, congratulations! Studica’s Last Chance Grad Sale is your opportunity to take advantage of your academic status just one more time. Purchase before you graduate and receive educational pricing on some of the must-have technology you’ve come to rely on in your classes. Get the latest digital sculpting and painting program from Pixologic ZBrush, the 2016 Pantone Formula … Read More

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FUZEBOX Makes Coding Accessible and Fun

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FUZEBOX Makes Coding Accessible and Fun

The FUZEBOX is on its way, thanks to team FUZE in the United Kingdom. This is the ultimate coding gadget for beginners and seasoned coders alike. It allows programmers to code fun and relevant applications on laptops, PCs, Raspberry Pi, tablets and smartphone using Windows, Android, or Mac operating systems. This really is the best solution for getting the most out … Read More

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Explore Virtual Reality with Lumion 6.3

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Explore Virtual Reality with Lumion 6.3

The recent release of Lumion 6.3 takes a huge leap forward in 3D visualization. Now, designers can show their clients 3D models from Sketchup and Revit on Oculus Rift and GearVR. Lumion has always been on the cutting edge of architectural visualization software. It offers all users a simple interface, which helps them create professional visualizations in a matter of … Read More

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