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How to see exactly which Google Chrome tabs, websites, and extensions are slowing down your computer

It's no secret that Google Chrome is often the culprit behind a slow computer, even if your computer is relatively new.<p>Open enough tabs in Chrome and you can easily eat up all your RAM, which doesn't leave much for other things you might be doing on your computer. Extensions can use up your …

Software

Tablets or textbooks? Elementary students take on one of the great tech debates of our time

In the ongoing discussion about whether tablets or textbooks are better for students, the kids have a lot to contribute.<p>That was clear in a citywide …

Education

Google Translate's Offline Mode Just Got a Lot Better

Google Translate is an app that’s been critical to my success when traveling in other countries. When you don’t speak the language (or don’t speak …

Google

Principal lets students pass even if they never went to class

This high school is a hooky player’s dream.<p>At DeWitt Clinton HS in the Bronx, kids who have cut class all semester can still snag a 65 passing grade …

Education

Artificial intelligence that can teach? It's already happening - Science News - ABC News

Artificial intelligence could be heading to Australian classrooms — and in schools overseas, it's already there.<p>In Bahia, Brazil, 15-year-old …

Artificial Intelligence

Google brings offline neural machine translations for 59 languages to its Translate app

Currently, when the Google Translate apps for iOS and Android has access to the internet, its translations are far superior to those it produces when it’s offline. That’s because the offline translations are phrase-based, meaning they use an older machine translation technique than the machine …

Language

39 Foods That Contain Almost Zero Calories

Calories provide the energy that your body uses during rest, physical activity and digestion.<p>While there is no evidence to support that …

Nutrition

Commentary: Empowering teacher leaders to drive improvement

I’m a teacher because that’s my passion and calling in life. I also hold a demanding second job that enables me to maintain a comfortable …

Pedagogy

Stalking, bullying and grooming: the dangers lurking all over the web

Lucie James* was just 10 when she received a friend request on her favourite music website from someone she believed to be a teenager.<p>Despite a comfortable upbringing, she had struggled to make friends, so turned to a social networking site to connect with children of a similar age interested in …

Clothing

How to Send A Fax From Gmail

Instant communication methods such as email and texting make it very easy to send messages, documents and other files with just a couple of mouse …

Apps

What's new in Chrome OS (Stable, Beta, and Developer Channels)

Chrome OS, Google's own desktop operating system, receives regular updates to outfit it with new features, bug fixes, and more. There are three main …

Google

How to use subtasks in Google Keep

Google Keep is part to-do app, part note-keeping app, part inspiration board, and all awesome. While there may be more powerful productivity services …

Google Assistant

How to Prepare for a Career That Does Not Yet Exist

No matter what you are doing, do it well.<p>By <i>Adam Mendler, CEO of The Veloz Group.</i><p>The actor Steve Guttenberg once observed, "A career is a series of ups and downs, of comebacks." There is no linear path to success and the only certainty is uncertainty. Regardless of the industry you are in, your …

Employment

Students need IT skills to compete in the new economy

By 2026, employment in computer and information technology occupations is projected to grow 13 percent over what it was in 2016. Jobs in these fields …

Students

How to Download Absolutely Everything You Can Find on the Web

The internet is always there, vast and accessible, from wherever you happen to be—until it isn’t. Maybe you’ve got a long flight ahead of you and …

Software

Want Better Collaboration? Shift Your Thinking

When trying to solve everyday challenges in their organizations – be it missing deadlines, revisiting decisions, partnering across functional or geographic boundaries, or speeding up output – leaders often assume the root cause is lack of skill. While skill development is often part of the …

Management

5 Leadership Lessons from a Founder Who Built Her Empire from Nothing

How Gail Corder Fischer smiled and dialed her way to the top.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Gail Corder Fischer is the co-founder and executive vice chairman of Dallas-based Fischer & Company, the go-to real estate firm for global Fortune 500 companies like …

Entrepreneurship

15 Books About Careers, Work-Life Balance, And Leadership To Help You Prepare For Your First Professional Job

If you've just graduated college and are about to begin your first hunt for a professional position, you might feel a bit like a fish out of water. …

Self-improvement

Explainer: what's the difference between formative and summative assessment in schools?

The recent Gonski report argues Australia needs assessment and reporting models that capture both achievement progress and long-term learning …

Pedagogy

7 Ways Parents Can Help Younger Kids Resist Peer Pressure

As parents, we dread the idea of our kids bending to peer pressure. We imagine our children giving in to friends who tempt them with alcohol or …

Parenting

Announcing support for third

Announcing support for third-party conferencing in Google Calendar and new integrations in Hangouts Meet. Better meeting experiences, regardless of …

The new Gmail will roll out to all users next month

Google today announced that the new version of Gmail will launch into general availability and become available to all G Suite users next month. The exact date remains up in the air but my guess is that it’ll be sooner than later.<p>The new Gmail offers features like message snoozing, attachment …

Apps

Google I/O 2018: The 8 Biggest Announcements.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Google I/O 2018 was wrapped up with promises to make the world a better place through technology. Google introduced some new …

Android News

This teacher's reaction to a sleeping student has gone viral for all the right reasons.

A teacher's message has gone viral after he let his student sleep in class — for the kindest reason.<p>Teachers spend time preparing lesson plans and …

Teaching

25 traits that make a perfect teacher…

Funny: that’s what students want you, their teacher, to be. And they don’t just want you to have a joke in your teaching toolbox to provide some …

Teaching

Google Chrome just enabled a feature that's going to help make passwords obsolete

Acer<p><b>Google just released the latest desktop version of its web browser, Chrome, which will soon come with the option for</b> <b>sites to make the register</b> …

Information Systems

A Treasure Trove of Co-Teaching Strategies

In the 100+ pages of Two Teachers in the Room, Elizabeth Stein provides a treasure trove of strategies, tips and ideas not only for co-teaching, but …

Teaching

Teens are ditching Facebook for YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat, study confirms

In case you had any doubts, teenagers are using social media. A lot.<p>According to a Pew Research Center study out Thursday, 45 percent of US youths, ages 13 to 17, say they're online almost constantly. Compare that with the 26 percent of adults from a Pew study in March who said the same.<p>Oh, and …

Social Media

9 things you should never say in your presentation

Think back over the presentations you have sat through.<p>You’ve probably heard someone say, “Excuse me if I seem nervous,” “I haven’t had a lot of time …

Public Speaking

3 Tips for Public Speaking With Confidence, Even if You Don't Have Any

Channel your inner Sasha Fierce.<p>Find yourself in a cold sweat when standing in front of an audience? You're not alone. According to a Chapman University survey, public speaking remains one of America's top fears. Public speaking is a difficult process and skill for many to master.<p>Even the most …

Public Speaking