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18 Free Image Sites and Tools for Schools

A picture is worth a thousand words, but it might also be worth a thousand dollars if your school gets hit with a copyright violation claim. This …

7 Twitter Tips for Teachers

Reading Time: 5 minutes.Are you a teacher using Twitter? As a first blog on our new .co.uk domain, I thought it was best

5 Reasons You Might Ditch Google Docs For Dropbox Paper

Hey Google—there’s a new lightweight, web-based, word processing tool in town and it’s called Dropbox Paper. After more than a year of beta testing, …

The Best Chromebook You Can Buy

Samsung's Chromebook Pro goes up against the iPad Pro and Microsoft Surface Pro. WSJ's Joanna Stern weighs the pros... and cons. Photo/video: Drew …

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Google wants all Chromebooks to charge via USB-C, and it's almost there

Google is working with its partners to standardize charging across the entire Chromebook lineup of laptops, 2-in-1s and, eventually, tablets, …

Response: 'A Goal Without a Plan Is Just a Wish'

<b>(This is the third post in a four-part series. You can see Part One here and Part Two here.)</b><p>The new "question-of-the-week" is:<p><i>How can we use</i> …

The Educator’s Guide to Copyright, Fair Use, and Creative Commons

The Edublogs support team regularly receives complaints and official requests to remove copyrighted content that users have placed on blogs.The legal …

Google Classroom is hoping the new year will be the best one yet for teachers and students

Your grade school teachers may have told you to put away your smartphones and stow your laptops in class, but in 2017? In 2017, the classroom is …

Education Technology

Hands-on: Acer Chromebook 11 N7 is made to withstand abuse

This post was originally published on <i>TabTimes.com</i>.<p>Acer has been focused on bringing consumers plenty of solid, affordable Chromebooks over the past few years, and that’s still very prevalent today. With the launch of the Chromebook 11 N7 (fancy name, huh?), the company plans to bring a durable, …

CES 2017: Samsung Chromebook Pro hands-on

The Samsung Chromebook Pro is upon us after making its debut on the CES 2017 floor. The company has decided its high time for a new device in their …

Google's Keep note-taking app lets Chromebook users doodle

Google has added drawing tools to its widely-used note-taking Keep app on Chrome, giving Chromebook users an Android feature that has been around for a year. Spotted by <i>9 to 5 Google</i>, it's only available via the Chrome Web store, and doesn't work on any browser, including Chrome. You can add a …

How My 10-Year-Old Learned Javascript

<i>“Papa . . . What do you do for a living?”</i><p>It’s a question that comes out of nowhere and makes every parent proud. It’s one of the first signs that …

JavaScript

How to make your own video game: Guide to using Twine, GameMaker: Studio and Unity engines

But whether you prefer console or PC gaming, chances are at some point you've wondered about making your own game — even if all you managed to do was …

Game Development

AirPods User Creates Charging Cradle With 3D Printer

The launch of a new Apple product usually comes along with the debut of many third-party accessories, but the only viable option for AirPods currently being sold are cables that attach to each headphone to prevent drops. One alternative that might see fruition down the road by a few companies is a …

Attention, College Students: Chromebooks Are About to Get Awesome

Here's some unhelpful back-to-school advice: Don't buy a laptop. Borrow one, steal one from a family member, buy a piece of junk for 40 bucks on …

7 Chrome Extensions That Will Change Your (Internet) Life

Chrome extensions are like internet unicorn glitter: one little button can make your entire web experience magical. Whether you’ve got terrible …

Kids can't use computers... and this is why it should worry you — Coding 2 Learn

<b>TL;DR?</b> <i>Why not just go watch another five second video of a kitten with its head in a toilet roll, or a 140 character description of a meal your</i> …

Chromebooks will kill the Android tablet and be way more attractive

After installing Chrome OS on an old Windows Laptop (Fujitsu Lifebook from 2011), using the CloudReady install from Neverware, and then hunting down …

'Minecraft: Education Edition' launches this June

Microsoft's official <i>Minecraft: Education Edition</i> will begin its life in an early access program (kind of like how the original game did) in June. The idea here is to allow educators a chance to give the blocky building game a test run over summer break so they can see how it'd fit into their …

4 ways to use polling in Google Classroom

Posted by Brittney Fraser, Google Classroom Software Engineer <br>Google Classroom helps teachers and students communicate and learn together. Today …

How to Use Snapchat

Author: Alessandra Ram and Ashley Shaffer. Alessandra Ram and Ashley Shaffer Culture<p>Date of Publication: 04.06.16.<p>Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 …

Moleskine's latest pen and notebook instantly digitize scribbles

Moleskine's sketchbooks and pads have been a top choice for doodlers and notetakers for quite some time. The company also dabbled in the gadget world, including co-branded products with Adobe, Livescribe and Evernote that digitize physical drawings and notes with ease. That same idea is carried …

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Google’s AI will battle Go world champion live on YouTube

DeepMind's AlphaGo will take on South Korea's Lee Sedol in March<p>Earlier this month, Google's AI company DeepMind announced that it had built a system of neural networks capable of beating a champion Go player. This ancient Chinese board game is considered an extremely difficult challenge for a …

My Bathroom Mirror Is Smarter Than Yours

When I couldn’t buy a smart mirror and made one instead<p>Sometime late last year I realized that I wanted my ordinary bathroom mirror to be more like …

The Great EdTech Debate: Google Sites vs Google Classroom vs Blogger

As we move from the world of paper through the world of digital into the world of virtual, we are more and more faced with making the right decisions …

Google's grab for the sidewalk has begun with the rollout of LinkNYC free public Wi-Fi

New York is finally getting its promised 5G gigabit Wi-Fi as the city starts upgrading payphone booths with the latest tech thanks to a public-private partnership that Google managed to get a slice of in an acquisition made earlier this year.<p>Starting with a beta test today, up to 10,000 kiosks will …