Setup picture-in-picture for Chrome on your Mac

With this multitasking pro tip, you’ll be able to view YouTube videos at the same time you browse the web or do other things on your Mac. It’s a feature commonly referred to as picture-in-picture or PIP for short. Using a free application for Mac call Helium it will float a small window with the video over your other Mac applications. The program is even better when combined with a few browser extensions. View this video for a full demonstration and steps to install everything you need.

Helium Website

Helium on the Mac App Store

Open in Helium – Chrome Extention

Open in Helium – Safari Extention

 

Introduction to TinkerCAD

TinkerCAD is a free web based 3D printing design tool.  It’s made by AutoDesk a historic powerhouse in CAD software.  This is great news for classrooms looking for solid 3D CAD app for use in STEM or STEAM curriculum.  Chromebooks also have a web app available inside the web store.  TinkerCAD is fully functional with the ability to export your models to .STL file format for 3D printing.  Do you have a 3D Printer and want to start making your own designs from scratch?  Be sure to watch my video and consider TinkerCAD.

Works with:

  • Windows via Web
  • Mac via Web
  • Chromebook via App

TinkerCAD Website:
http://www.tinkercad.com