22+ Best Educational PPT (PowerPoint) Templates for Teachers

PowerPoint presentations are an important part of education. Any lecture can be made more entertaining and easily understandable by using an effective educational PowerPoint slideshow. Having a set of brilliantly designed slides also helps deliver your key points more effectively. This is where we want to help. In this post, we’re sharing a collection of the best educational PowerPoint templates teachers can use to create attractive presentations for educational purposes. Whether you’re making a slideshow for a group of children or preparing a lecture for a college course, you’ll find many different templates to choose from on our list. Let’s have a look. Edumode – Education PowerPoint Template Edumode is a professional PowerPoint template featuring a set of slides made for creating educational presentations for schools, colleges, and academies. The template comes with more than 40 unique slide designs along with editable vector graphics, maps, icon packs, and more. Academia Read the full article…

Steam will soon let you play local multiplayer games over the internet

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Steam is preparing to launch a new “Remote Play Together” feature, which will let you play local multiplayer games over the internet with friends “as though they were in the same room.” Valve announced the new functionality to developers via the Steamworks website, before PC Gamer reported its existence publicly. The new feature is planned for release in beta in the week of October 21st. Remote Play Together has the potential to open local multiplayer games up to a much wider audience, by making them playable to anyone who doesn’t have people they can play with nearby. Interestingly, PC Gamer notes the Steamworks page for the new feature says that it will work automatically for “all local multiplayer, local co-op and split-screen games,”… Read the full article…

Blizzard employees walked out in protest following pro-Hong Kong player ban

Photo Illustration by Igor Golovniov/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images A couple dozen Blizzard employees walked out of work Tuesday in protest of the company’s decision to ban a professional Hearthstone player who voiced support for the Hong Kong protesters over the weekend, according to The Daily Beast. The employees met at a giant statue depicting an Orc Warrior outside of the Activision Blizzard offices in California. According to the Beast, employees came and went as the day continued on and topped off at around 30 concurrent workers. Someone claiming to be a Blizzard employee posted a photo of workers sitting beside the statue on the r/Hearthstone subreddit, where it was met with praise from members of the Reddit community. Earlier this week, Blizzard banned professional Hearthstone player Ng… Read the full article…

Blizzard Is ‘Assessing’ How To Proceed Following Hong Kong Controversy

Blizzard is figuring out its next moves following a massive outcry after the company banned a Hong Kong Hearthstone esports pro. Fans, players, prominent industry members, and even lawmakers have criticized Blizzard in the wake of the scandal. In a short comment to Engadget a Blizzard spokesperson said that the company is, “assessing the situation for now,” following its decision to ban Hearthstone player Ng Wai “Blitzchung” Chung for a year after the player publicly raised support for the Hong Kong liberation protests that are currently happening on the island. Read the full article…

PS5: Next-Gen Buzzwords Explained

Sony recently revealed a number of details about its next console, the PlayStation 5. But if you’re confused by all the talk of “ray tracing” and “threads”, you’re not alone, and we’re here to help.  Here are all the next-gen buzzwords, deciphered, that should hopefully answer some of your burning questions about the PS5. USB-C Charging Let’s start with the basics. I usually don’t like defining things using the very words you’re trying to define, but USB-C charging is quite literally plugging in a USB-C cable into a device to charge. However, the far more interesting feature USB-C charging could introduce is fast charging, which basically helps you recharge your devices much more quickly. Read the full article…