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Why I Now Friend My Students on Social Media

Kahoot! | Learning Games | Make Learning Awesome!

The K!rew June 27, 2018<p>ISTE 2018 recap: our highlights from the epicenter of EdTech<p>This week, it was HOT in the epicenter of EdTech! We’re leaving …

Microsoft brings Office to iPad, makes iPhone version free to all [Updated]

Editing requires a subscription on iPad, but Office for iPhone users don't need one.<p>Microsoft's Build Developer Conference is next week, but the …

This new input tool in Gmail & Drive just showed up today. Can't wai to see how I can use it. #GoogleApps http://t.co/bnd1ufQOaG

56 Examples of Formative Assessment

I've created a presentation (with some help from my colleagues) on different examples of formative assessment.<p>Note the definition I'm using at the …

Scrolling Text in Your Presentation - Teacher Tech

Today at the OC CUE TechFest event the keynote speaker Catlin Tucker included video screencasts in her slide deck. This was particularly clever as it …

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What To Do When you Forget the Answers to Your Apple ID Security Questions

What do you do if you’ve forgotten the answers to your Apple ID security questions? You know – the ones you set a long while ago and forgot all about and then get prompted to answer every once in a while when trying to install a new app.<p>Or better yet, what do you do when you’ve forgotten the …

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Google Search iPad App Updated: Tons of Google Now Improvements, Far Ahead of Siri

The <b>Google Search</b> app for iPad and iOS just got a whopping big and impressive update yesterday, to Version 3.1.0.<p>This update brings a whole lot of new Google Now features to the app – including notifications, reminders, and ‘handsfree voice’ to issue search terms or Google Now commands. Here’s the …

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Keynote iPad App Updated – New Transitions & Builds

The <b>Keynote iPad app</b> was updated yesterday, to Version 2.0.1. Keynote is part of the iWork suite for iOS and is a superb app for creating and working with presentations. I think it’s one of the very best iPad apps in any category and selected it as one of our Best iPad Apps of 2012.<p>This update adds …

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PDF Expert 5 – Brand New Version of Leading Document Handling App for iPad

<b>PDF Expert 5</b> is the shiny new version of one of the best PDF and document handling apps for iPad. Just released this week, it is updated for iOS 7 with a fresh, flat design and, as always, a wealth of powerful features for working with PDFs.<p>As you can see in the screencap above the app also boasts …

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A Quicker Way To Close All Tabs in iOS Safari

Ever find yourself with too many tabs open in Safari on your iPad or another iOS device? They do seem to accumulate pretty quickly for me over the course of a couple days of browsing.<p>Well, here’s a very handy reader’s tip for closing all open tabs more quickly, without even leaving the Safari app – …

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Teens Dig Digital Privacy, If Snapchat Is Any Indication

The track record of commercial products designed with privacy as a top priority has been abysmal — at least until recently. The ephemeral texting app Snapchat is turning assumptions upside down about young people and their desire for digital privacy.<p>Fred Cate, director of applied cybersecurity …

HP Chromebook 14 review

Colorful gadgets are mostly a ploy, I’m told. Best Buy shoppers may be drawn in by a purple camera or a shimmering orange laptop, but they leave the store with something in black. I’ve heard the same thing from a number of manufacturers across plenty of product categories. And looking around my …

Rocket Science 101 by NASA: an iPad App for Budding Rocket Scientists

<b>Rocket Science 101</b>, by NASA, is an iPad app for aspiring rocket scientists – or just those who would like to learn more about NASA rockets and to try their hand at building one. I spotted it via a review at iPad Apps for School.<p>Here’s a little of the App Store introduction to the app:<p>You don’t have …

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Uncovering a More Useful Android Lock Screen

Nowadays, there’s a smartphone app for just about everything. Need to hail a ride? There’s an app for that. Need a game for your cat? There’s an app …

Android KitKat Rolling Out to Nexus 7, 10 Tablets

Owners of the Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 tablets are about to get a taste of KitKat.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Classrooms Go High-Tech With Google Play for Education

Google is making it easier and more convenient for schools around the country to integrate tablets and educational apps into the classroom.<p>PCMag …