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How to Send and Receive SMS Messages on iPad and Mac via Text Message Forwarding

Ever since iOS 7, Apple has provided a Text Message Forwarding service that can push SMS messages received through your iPhone's cellular network to your other Apple devices.<p>Using the same network, the forwarding service also allows you to send messages from your iPad or Mac to other phone numbers, …

Security

Google For Education Teacher Center

Getting ready for Back to School?<p>For teachers brand new to Google’s tools, or for those looking for a refresh, check out our new First Day …

Education Technology

9 Updates for Google Classroom (and 3 more to come)

When Google Classroom launched in 2014 it was immediately a valuable tool to save educators time and increase connection with students. Since then</b> …

Education Technology

10 things teachers can do to protect student data - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog

Welcome back, teachers!<p>Each year an increasing amount of information about your students is being communicated and stored - especially in electronic …

Online Privacy

How to Save Images That Are in Microsoft Word and Google Doc Files

We’ve all been there: Someone sends you a document with images and you need to save one of the images. You right-click an image, but there’s no way …

How To Make Columns in Google Docs

People used to say that Google Docs didn’t have as many features as Microsoft Word. However, over the last few years, the differences between the two …

Google

Google will soon let you turn off conversation view in Gmail app

Gmail changed how we use email forever the instant it appeared. The days of managing a measly 25MB inbox ended, and conversation view made it easier …

Apps

Gmail Archived Mail: What It Is and How to Use It

We live in a world of seemingly endless emails; many of us send and receive a ton of emails every day. Whether it be for professional or personal …

Apps

GAM Cheat Sheet

The GAM Cheat Sheet<p>The <b>GAM Cheat Sheet</b> gives a summary of commands for the GAM tool that allows management of Google Apps domains.<p>The current version …

Google Apps

How To Manually Update & Keep Chromebooks Up To Date | Schooled in Tech

Google often updates the Chrome OS for Chromebooks. These updates add new features, improve performance, and fix bugs. In this post we’ll look at …

Google

5 Things to Know About the New Google Classroom

Pinterest<p>At the end of June, Google announced some pretty big updates that are coming to Google Classroom. Although these features will not …

Education Technology

How to backup Gmail: The ultimate guide

Want to make sure you have a local or backup copy of all that mission-critical business and personal history in your Gmail archives? David Gewirtz …

Apps

How to check the security of your Google Chrome extensions

The other day, a friend called me and said that his Google Chrome browser is acting weirdly and may need reinstalling. According to him, every time he searched for something on Google some unknown website appeared with suspicious results. I asked him to remove every Chrome extension and only add …

Google

How To Sort Gmail

From promotional emails to calendar reminders to business reports, if we leave our inboxes unattended for too long, we run the risk of having …

Productivity

How to Speed Up Your Chromebook

When you first cracked the box for your Chromebook, it was new and snappy. But over time, it’s gotten sluggish and frustrating. If you’re looking to …

7 Essential Privacy Settings for Chrome on Android

Chrome on Android isn’t exactly a bastion of privacy. A lot of the privacy features are disabled by default.So, if you use Chrome on Android, which …

5 insider tips for deploying Chrome OS in your business

With a broad range of policies and device management options, Chrome OS was designed to be a modern, flexible tool that helps organizations get …

Make a Self-Paced Quiz in Google Slides

Google Slides is more than just a tool to present information. Have you ever thought about creating a self-paced lesson or quiz using Slides? Google …

The 8 Best Features in the New Gmail

Google is changing how Gmail looks and works. They launched the new Gmail back in April, but until now it’s been optional. That changes in July, when …

Google Keep 5.0.251 brings grids and lines to drawing notes [APK Download]

Slowly but surely, Google Keep is adding more features that bring it closer to the powerful note-taking application we all want it to be. A recent …

10 Apps to Delete from Your Teenager's Phone (and 4 to Watch Closely)

G Suite Apps Monthly Uptime - G Suite Administrator Help

• <b>Uptime numbers include standard G Suite editions only</b>—These include G Suite Enterprise, G Suite Business, and G Suite Basic. Other special editions …

Spend less time searching with new Google Docs features

We’re making the Quick Access feature in Google Docs available to more G Suite users and are adding natural language search when you’re looking for …

How To Indent Paragraphs In Google Docs

Indenting paragraphs in Google Docs requires access to the ruler, which you’ll only find in the full web version. The ruler is not present in the …

Now available: new ways to explore with Google Maps

16 Time-saving Google Slides Tips & Tricks (Even Experts Don’t Know)

Google Slides is a freely available presentation tool that is already used by millions of people the world over.<p>It provides a fast and effortless way …

"I'm A PC, I'm A Chromebook" Reboot

<b>The number of Chromebooks used in schools has exploded over the last few years!</b> Why are they so popular? Are they worth having or are they just …

Live from ISTE: 12 Google for Education launches to save time for creativity

Creativity

The 9 Most Common iCloud Problems and How to Fix Them

If you use Apple devices, such as an iPhone or iPad, and perhaps a Mac, then you’re probably using iCloud services as well. For those unaware, iCloud …

Gmail