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Google Operating System: 10 Google Features for Slow Internet Connections

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It’s not easy using Google services when your Internet connection is very slow. Here are some helpful features: 1. Gmail’s basic HTML mode – http://mail.google.com/mail/h/. It doesn’t have all the features of the regular Gmail interface, but it lets you read messages and compose mail. This interface uses JavaScript sparingly and every click means a new page request. The good ...

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Digital Skills Every 21st Century Teacher Should Have

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: The 33 Digital Skills Every 21st Century Teacher should Have

Digital literacy Digital literacy is the ability to locate, organize, understand, evaluate, and analyze information using digital technology. It involves a working knowledge of current high-technology, and an understanding of how it can be used. Further, digital literacy involves a consciousness of the technological forces that affect culture and human behavior. Digitally literate people can communicate and work more efficiently, ...

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Rebrand IT Department As The Collaboration Department

Technology today is all about facilitating collaboration. Collaboration within and across our institutions. Collaborations around data and ideas. Collaboration on multiple screens on multiple (and mobile devices). Robust collaboration requires communication, flexibility, resiliency, and choice. A collaborative organization provides platforms and tools that allow individuals and groups to connect, build relationships, and form networks. A system built for collaboration pushes ...

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Schools Of The Future Will Be Vastly Different In 2020

The schools of the future will be vastly different in 2020, with more of a focus on Blended Learning according to speakers from some of the top technology companies in the world. Blended learning combines traditional face-to-face classroom methods with computer-mediated activities. Formerly, technology-based materials played a supporting role to face-to-face instruction. Through a blended learning approach, technology will be ...

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Facebook Addiction Damaging Child’s Brain

Facebook addiction damaging child's brain

Can you imagine a world without long-term relationships, where people are unable to understand the consequences of their actions or empathise with one another? Such conditions would not only hamper our happiness and prosperity  –  they could threaten our very survival. Yet this imagined existence isn’t as far away as it seems. It is a plausible future. For we are ...

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Technologies in the 1980s Versus Kids of Today

These kids are just fortunate nobody gave them a Motorola mobile phone from the same era.

Kids of today meet the toys of yesterday. Can today’s Kids figure out the Technology of the 1980’s? This was a fun story about the differences between the Past and Present. If you lived through the 1980s, then you know it was an amazing decade. It seemed like every month some cool new technology came onto the market. Many of ...

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Software Development for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch

Software Development for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch

Steve Hayman is a National Consulting Engineer with Apple’s Education Team based in Toronto, specializing in Apple’s developer tools for the iPhone and Macintosh.  He was very lucky to work for Steve Jobs for 20 years  at both Apple and NeXT, which instilled in him a love of powerful object-oriented development tools and a great Unix core, and he sometimes finds ...

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Sir Ken Robinson: Schools Kill Creativity

Book:  The essential guide to building a culture of creativity and innovation throughout an organization Your help is needed to crack an unsolved crime: creative thinking is critical for future fulfillment and survival, and yet it is now declining at an alarming rate. In this original mystery-style approach, you will have the opportunity to match your knowledge against that of ...

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Prerna Gupta – The Most Influential Women in Technology 2011

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Prerna Gupta is co-founder and CEO of Khus. As CEO, Prerna has overseen the growth of Khush’s flagship product, LaDiDa, which has received over 2 million downloads and led the company to profitability. Prerna also produced viral videos for LaDiDa receiving over 100 million views. Prerna studied Economics and Computer Science at Stanford University and worked on marketing strategy at ...

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The Latest Technology For Your Security System

The Latest Technology For Your Security System

Security is needed in every home. These days security has become essential, and therefore, every homeowner must have at least one security system in their home for safeguarding their houses. Plenty of theft and robbery cases have been spreading out not just in remote areas but even in advanced cities. Sometimes, despite getting robbed, homeowners would still be thankful that ...

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