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Children Madrid School Encourages Creativity Through Architectural Design

English for Fun aims to encourage and facilitate children's creativity and imagination through the design of the building

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Google Translate's New Update Provides Instant Japanese To English Translations

The app uses AR to immediately convert text by pointing your phone at it

Technology Researchers Crowdsource The Evolution Of The English Language

A dialect app maps the evolution of words and phrases through data

Technology Earpiece Can Translate Foreign Languages On The Fly

The Pilot lets you nestle a personal interpreter directly into your ear canal

Educational Robot Mimics Computer Programming In Real Life

This little robot kit makes an easy jump from Lego to Javascript.

Advertising George Parker: My 2013 Prediction, Ad Land Continues To Puke English

As the year draws to a close, we ask author and tastemaker George Parker what he thinks will dominate in 2013.

Gaming & Play Sensor Embedded Kitchen Utensils 'Gamifies' Cooking For Future Chefs [Future Of Gaming]

The French Digital Kitchen is an innovative cooking environment that features cooking utensils and ingredient containers with digitally embedded sensors alongside interactive displays, which track and evaluate a student’s activity.

Advertising TED: Don’t Insist On English!

Is the world’s focus on English preventing the spread of great ideas in other languages?

Technology Chronological Visualization Of How Knowledge Emerges

A compelling data visualization maps the history of the world according to Wikipedia data.

Technology Monocolumn: Japanese Brush Up On Their English

Verb conjugation; adverbial clauses; the future progressive: forget financial jargon, these are the words that may soon be found flying around the offices of Japan’s banking world.

Design English Soon To Be Ousted As Primary Language Of The Internet [Infographic]

With China's steady growth of internet users, Chinese may supersede English as the most widely used language on the internet.

Gaming & Play George Parker: The Bullshit Meter Is Still In The Red Zone!

George Parker is the perpetrator of adscam.typepad.com. Every week he shares his opinions on the advertising world with PSFK.

Innovation Bangladeshis Rush to Learn English Through Mobile Phones

BBC World Service Trust is attempting to harness the power and pervasiveness of mobile phones to provide English language lessons for the 50+ million mobile users in Bangladesh.