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Finally! Patient Tech Support for Parents

Finally! Patient Tech Support for Parents

| December 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

The joke about children figuring out how to set up TiVo better than their parents can be funny — until it’s downright frustrating. For all of us who’ve had to walk through the fraught process of helping our parents set up e-mail accounts, send videos, search for information, or even change the desktop image, Google […]

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Google and Amazon Battle Over the Book Market

Google and Amazon Battle Over the Book Market

| December 7, 2010 | 0 Comments

Following in the heels of Google’s big headliner about its new eBooks software yesterday, Amazon announced its own web-based e-reader, according to the Wall Street Journal. From the article: Asked how the new Amazon feature might change the competitive landscape, Google spokeswoman Jeannie Hornung said, “Google eBooks is a competitive offering.” A key difference for […]

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5 Free Google Tools for Educators

5 Free Google Tools for Educators

| October 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

Google has irrevocably changed our lives. People will argue adamantly on both sides of the Google fence — whether its omnipotence is harnessed for the good or for the evil. But in the education space, at least, I’d like to point out a few free and useful Google tools for educators. Google Earth. Explore remote […]

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