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6 Good Digital Textbook Sources for Teachers

In response to a couple of requests we received from our readers here in <i>EdTech and Mlearning</i>, we went ahead and curated for you the collection below. …

Education Technology

Sandisk Ultra microSD de 400 GB, análisis: tener un smartphone con más de 600 GB es posible

En Internet, además de <i>piña sí o piña no en la pizza</i>, un debate habitual tiene que ver con las <b>ranuras para tarjetas microSD de un smarpthone</b>. Tener …

3 Good Lesson Planners for Teachers

After posting about lesson plan resources for teachers, we received a request from one of our readers asking about lesson planners, so we decided to …

Education Technology

Consejo de ministras no, pero secretarias y enfermeras sí

Insisten en que debemos utilizar Consejo de ministros porque de lo contrario, y de un equipo formado por 11 mujeres y 6 hombres, ellos quedarían …

11 aplicaciones que deberías desinstalar de tu móvil Android

En España hay alrededor de 27,7 millones de usuarios activos de aplicaciones y los <b>españoles contamos con una media de 17,8 aplicaciones instaladas en</b> …

We Are All Getting Dumber, New Science Proves, and No One Is Sure Why

Are our terrible diets, bad schools, tech obsession, or even increasingly trashy media to blame?<p>Whatever incredibly dumb things humanity got up to in the 20th century (and there were, as you know, some doozies), we all had at least one thing to crow about: as measured by IQ tests humans were at …

The Brain

Ni Meltdown ni Spectre, tenemos una nueva vulnerabilidad crítica que afecta a todos los procesadores modernos de Intel

Cuando el ruido que trajo la crisis de los procesadores por Meldown y Spectre empezaba a menguar, ahora se ha descubierto <b>otro fallo de seguridad</b> …

App Maker, Google’s low-code tool for building business apps, comes out of beta

It’s been a year and a half since Google announced App Maker, its online tool for quickly building and deploying business apps on the web. The company has mostly remained quiet about App Maker ever since and kept it in a private preview mode, but today, it announced that the service is now …

Apps

El éxito del modelo educativo en Canadá, donde los profesores no se eligen en oposiciones

Los directores de centro tienen un rol esencial en el diseño de los programas académicos en uno de los países del 'top 10' en PISA<p>El escenario …

As Google for Education tools enter classrooms across Canada, some parents are asking to opt-out

Last October, Riaz Bassari's daughter came home from her elementary school class with a permission form for G Suite for Education: a set of …

Education Technology

Four Levers for Improving Teacher Prep

Bolstering the Teacher Pipeline<br>May 24, 2018 | Volume <b>13</b> | Issue <b>18</b> <b><br>Table of Contents</b> <b></b><p>Share |<p>Four Levers for Improving Teacher Prep<p>Jonte' C. Taylor and …

Pedagogy

11 behaviors that indicate you're a 'problem employee'

Problem employees aren't just irritating, they can also be financially draining for a business. Research shows that these employees can cost an …

Leadership

OPINION: What's so un-American about being bilingual?

A few weeks ago, a man in New York harassed two women speaking Spanish to one another and threatened to call ICE. A few days later, two more women …

Language Learning

Create a touchscreen control and data system - The MagPi Magazine

In this tutorial we’re going to look at creating a touchscreen control and data system for the Raspberry Pi. This touchscreen tutorial was written by …

Microcontroller

Type 'the1975..com' into your Google app. It's weird

If you have an Android device and you want to see something weird, type "the1975..com" into your Google app.<p>Seriously, try it.<p>What you'll see is quite puzzling: a list of your recent texts.<p>A Reddit user discovered the glitch after typing "the1975..com" in the search bar on the default Google Pixel …

Android News

Gov. Abbott unveils plan to improve school safety

DALLAS -- In the wake of a mass school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, and three day-long roundtable discussion sessions, Gov. Greg Abbott on Wednesday …

Guns

Is personalized learning the future? This high school thinks so.

Vista High School has a big goal for the next four years: To make school feel smaller and more personal, even though there are thousands of students on campus.<p>Vista, located just north of San Diego, is an advocate of personalized learning, a method that encourages students to work at their own pace …

Pedagogy

The massive experiment in New Orleans schools that few have noticed

Five-year-old Mykell Robinson practices his reading on the Lexia software while a small group of classmates work with a teacher. Photo: Sharon …

Education

Best Linux Software: Our Editorial List of Essential Linux Apps

Being a new Linux user, sometimes you may feel your Linux system is scary and confusing if you recently have come from Windows or Mac OS. But …

Linux

Build Your Own Cloud with Kubernetes and Some Raspberry Pi

I own 4 Raspberry Pi and I got interested in Kubernetes when I was tired of managing my Raspberry Pi and keeping track of what was installed and …

Host your own email with projectx/os and a Raspberry Pi

There are plenty of reasons not to want to hand off the tasks of storing your data and running your services to third-party companies; privacy, …

5 Tools to Teach Coding to Late Elementary Students

Let's talk about computer science. It's an area where we need more and more people that know what they are doing. To get those people, we are going …

How to protect your router and Wi-Fi from Russian hackers

A few weeks ago, the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) issued an alert about state-supported Russian hackers carrying out attacks against a large number of home routers in the U.S. These hackers are organized, motivated and well-funded.<p>They’re not a bunch of misanthropic …

Cyber-attacks

Windows XP 2018 Edition, un diseñador reimagina el viejo sistema operativo mucho más bonito de lo que nunca fue

El <b>diseño de Windows</b> siempre ha sido un tema capaz de generar pasiones. Mientras para muchos el sistema operativo de Microsoft siempre ha parecido …

Linux admins: Dire vulnerability gives attackers root access in RHEL, CentOS, Fedora

A flaw related to a NetworkManager integration script is trivially easy for attackers to leverage.<p>A command injection vulnerability has been …

The Most Shocking Thing About Encrypted Email Being Vulnerable Is That Anyone Still Uses Encrypted Email

This week’s headlines about newfound vulnerabilities in the PGP and S/MIME email-encryption programs really shocked me—not because the …

Canonical finally comments on Ubuntu Linux Snap Store security failure

Over the weekend, we reported on an Ubuntu Snap Store app that had a hidden cryptocurrency miner. This was a disappointing discovery, as users' …

Teachers are still falling for 'fads', warns senior Ofsted official

Teachers are still falling for fads, despite the growing interest in evidence-informed teaching, a senior Ofsted official said today.<p>Speaking at a …

Detectan una vulnerabilidad en Electron que permite ciberataques en aplicaciones web como Skype y Slack

MADRID, 14 May. (EDIZIONES/Portaltic) -<p>La compañía de ciberseguridad <b>TrustWave</b> ha advertido sobre una vulnerabilidad presente en la herramienta de …

Microsoft Publishes Massive 948-Page PDF With Every Windows Terminal Command You Could Ever Need

Image: byrev / Pixabay<p>If you wanted an exhaustive reference for all the command line tools and utilities available in Windows, "/h" was as good as it …