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New Jersey Herald
Students easy targets for data minersPITTSBURGH (AP) - What kid wouldn't want to be able to create an electronic sci
Students easy targets for data miners
New Jersey Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
PITTSBURGH (AP) - What kid wouldn't want to be able to create an electronic science fair poster, with photos and embedded video, using their smartphone - all on the morning bus ride on the day it's due? Glogster EDU lets kids do that and, according... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Husband must refocus on his familyJim: Men are wired to provide for our wives and children. But because we're imp
Husband must refocus on his family
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
Jim: Men are wired to provide for our wives and children. But because we're imperfect human beings, that natural, God-given desire can sometimes become distorted. Some men become so focused on their role as provider that they end up neglecting the... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Five for Families: Kick off football season with these filmsHere are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider. Beca
Five for Families: Kick off football season with these films
The Oakdale Leader / Posted yesterday
Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider. Because not all are appropriate for younger children, age recommendations are included.With fall quickly on its way, college and high school football fields will light up and... Read more
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Business Wire
Hot Topics Recap: Back to School 2015PLAYA VISTA, Calif.--Tech Smart, Style Savvy: Belkin Launches Fashion-Inspired
Hot Topics Recap: Back to School 2015
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
PLAYA VISTA, Calif.--Tech Smart, Style Savvy: Belkin Launches Fashion-Inspired Cable Collection Source: Belkin WATSONVILLE, Calif.--California Giant Celebrates Back to School with Fresh Start Source: California Giant Berry Farms PORTLAND, Ore.--5... Read more
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Alaska Public
NPR StoryOne-Third Of Schools Are Using This App You've Never Heard Of Think of an educ
NPR Story
Alaska Public / Posted 2 days ago
One-Third Of Schools Are Using This App You've Never Heard Of Think of an educational tool and you might picture beloved standbys from our Tools of the Trade series, like the abacus and the wooden block. But educators are increasingly turning to... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
One-Third Of Schools Are Using This App You've Never Heard OfThe founders of Clever met at Harvard. From left: Tyler Bosmeny, CEO; Dan Carro
One-Third Of Schools Are Using This App You've Never Heard Of
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
The founders of Clever met at Harvard. From left: Tyler Bosmeny, CEO; Dan Carroll, chief product officer; Rafael Garcia, chief technology officer. Clever is an application that makes it easier for school districts to manage their other... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Wolverton: Sorry son, you're not getting a smartphoneMy colleague Michelle Quinn got her son an iPhone when he entered middle school
Wolverton: Sorry son, you're not getting a smartphone
Inside Bay Area / Posted 5 days ago
My colleague Michelle Quinn got her son an iPhone when he entered middle school last year. My son wasn't so lucky. Not only did he not get a smartphone when he entered middle school, but I don't plan to get him even a simple cellphone anytime... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Sorry son, you're not getting a smartphoneMy colleague Michelle Quinn got her son an iPhone when he entered middle school
Sorry son, you're not getting a smartphone
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
My colleague Michelle Quinn got her son an iPhone when he entered middle school last year. My son wasn't so lucky. Not only did he not get a smartphone when he entered middle school, but I don't plan to get him even a simple cellphone anytime... Read more
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The Columbian
Should a tween have a mobile phone?For many tweens heading into middle school, the transition from elementary scho
Should a tween have a mobile phone?
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
For many tweens heading into middle school, the transition from elementary school won't be marked only by new teachers, class schedules and locker assignments but also by a gleaming new phone. Deciding whether a middle schooler is ready to take on... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Sorry son, you're not getting a smartphoneMy colleague Michelle Quinn got her son an iPhone when he entered middle school
Sorry son, you're not getting a smartphone
Silicon Valley / Posted 7 days ago
My colleague Michelle Quinn got her son an iPhone when he entered middle school last year. My son wasn't so lucky. Not only did he not get a smartphone when he entered middle school, but I don't plan to get him even a simple cellphone anytime... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Wolverton: Sorry son, you're not getting a smartphoneMy colleague Michelle Quinn got her son an iPhone when he entered middle school
Wolverton: Sorry son, you're not getting a smartphone
The Fremont Argus / Posted 7 days ago
My colleague Michelle Quinn got her son an iPhone when he entered middle school last year. My son wasn't so lucky. Not only did he not get a smartphone when he entered middle school, but I don't plan to get him even a simple cellphone anytime... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Five for Families: Go back to school with these filmsHere are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider. Beca
Five for Families: Go back to school with these films
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 8 days ago
Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider. Because not all are appropriate for younger children, age recommendations are included.With summer winding down and kids heading back to school, here are five family friendly... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
The media's new weight loss focus is health-driven, but still damagingWhen Harvard researcher and psychiatrist Dr. Anne Becker arrived in Fiji in 199
The media's new weight loss focus is health-driven, but still damaging
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
When Harvard researcher and psychiatrist Dr. Anne Becker arrived in Fiji in 1995, thick legs and a stout belly on a woman weren’t things to be dieted or whittled away in a gym, but a sign of health and strength that made her an asset to her... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Helping students use smartphones responsiblyFor many tweens heading into middle school, the transition from elementary scho
Helping students use smartphones responsibly
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 10 days ago
For many tweens heading into middle school, the transition from elementary school won’t be marked only by new teachers, class schedules and locker assignments but also by a gleaming new phone. Deciding whether a middle schooler is ready to take on... Read more
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The Washington Times
Fall 2015 TV lineup Fall 2015 TV lineup mixes old with newEverything old is new again for TV this coming fall, with network, cable and st
Fall 2015 TV lineup Fall 2015 TV lineup mixes old with new
The Washington Times / Posted 11 days ago
Everything old is new again for TV this coming fall, with network, cable and streaming options breathing life into familiar ideas. TV will recycle tried-and-true superhero shows while resurrecting genres relegated to the sidelines for decades, like... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Fall 2015 TV lineup makes familiar ideas freshEverything old is new again for TV this coming fall, with network, cable and st
Fall 2015 TV lineup makes familiar ideas fresh
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Everything old is new again for TV this coming fall, with network, cable and streaming options breathing life into familiar ideas. TV will recycle tried-and-true superhero shows while resurrecting genres relegated to the sidelines for decades, like... Read more
2 related stories
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TribLIVE
Coping with Kids: Help students use smartphones responsiblyDeciding whether a middle-schooler is ready to take on mobile-phone responsibil
Coping with Kids: Help students use smartphones responsibly
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
Deciding whether a middle-schooler is ready to take on mobile-phone responsibility is a personal decision for each family. The device brings up a host of concerns from parents. An April Pew Research Center study reported that 88 percent of 13- to... Read more
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Deseret News
Fall 2015 TV lineup makes familiar ideas freshEverything old is new again for TV this coming fall, with network, cable and st
Fall 2015 TV lineup makes familiar ideas fresh
Deseret News / Posted 12 days ago
Everything old is new again for TV this coming fall, with network, cable and streaming options breathing life into familiar ideas. TV will recycle tried-and-true superhero shows while resurrecting genres relegated to the sidelines for decades, like... Read more
2 related stories
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Athens Banner-Herald
Helping students use smartphones responsiblyFor many tweens heading into middle school, the transition from elementary scho
Helping students use smartphones responsibly
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
For many tweens heading into middle school, the transition from elementary school won’t be marked only by new teachers, class schedules and locker assignments but also by a gleaming new phone. Deciding whether a middle schooler is ready to take on... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
How Safe Is Your Kids' Digital Data At School?As summer vacation winds down, new legislation is raising concern over digital
How Safe Is Your Kids' Digital Data At School?
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 14 days ago
As summer vacation winds down, new legislation is raising concern over digital privacy at school. Nationwide, only four states prohibit kids' personal information from being shared by schools with third party vendors, like marketers. "Because there... Read more
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Daily Herald
How the 'right to be forgotten' could take over the American Internet, tooThe implosion of JournalSpace still draws shudders from the geeks who care abou
How the 'right to be forgotten' could take over the American Internet, too
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
The implosion of JournalSpace still draws shudders from the geeks who care about this sort of thing. In January 2009, a vengeful ex-employee of the six-year-old blogging site logged into its database and deleted everything. There was no backup, no... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Add 'Reviews' To Movie Searches On Google To Get Snippets Of Critic ReviewsWhen you’re trying to pick a movie to watch, you might want a quick glance at w
Add 'Reviews' To Movie Searches On Google To Get Snippets Of Critic Reviews
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 14 days ago
When you’re trying to pick a movie to watch, you might want a quick glance at what critics say about it. Now, you can do that with Google by just adding in the word “reviews” after your search. When you search for “[movie] reviews” you’ll get a... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Five for Families: ‘Shaun the Sheep Movie’ teaches loyaltyHere are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider, as r
Five for Families: ‘Shaun the Sheep Movie’ teaches loyalty
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 15 days ago
Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider, as recommended by us. Because not all are appropriate for younger children, age recommendations are included.In theaters: 'Shaun the Sheep Movie'MovieGuide.org refers to the... Read more
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Business Wire
Hot Topics Recap: Back to School 2015CHICAGO--Market Track Study: Back-to-School Shopping is Still a Major Retail Ev
Hot Topics Recap: Back to School 2015
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
CHICAGO--Market Track Study: Back-to-School Shopping is Still a Major Retail Event Source: Market Track, LLC NEW YORK--AIG’s Lexington Insurance Celebrates 50 Years in Boston with a Day of Giving Back; Packages 40,000 Meals to Fight Hunger Source:... Read more
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Lifehacker
Add "Reviews" to Movie Searches on Google to Get Snippets of Critic ReviewsWhen you’re trying to pick a movie to watch, you might want a quick glance at w
Add "Reviews" to Movie Searches on Google to Get Snippets of Critic Reviews
Lifehacker / Posted 16 days ago
When you’re trying to pick a movie to watch, you might want a quick glance at what critics say about it. Now, you can do that with Google by just adding in the word “reviews” after your search. When you search for “[movie] reviews” you’ll get a... Read more
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Washington Post
How to help your kids at school — even if you don’t understand what they are doingNew North Middle School Principle Curtis Shelton, left, fist bumps as he greets
How to help your kids at school — even if you don’t understand what they are doing
Washington Post / Posted 18 days ago
New North Middle School Principle Curtis Shelton, left, fist bumps as he greets students getting off the bus Monday, Aug. 10, 2015, the first day of classes for all Henderson County Schools, in Henderson, Ky. (Mike Lawrence/The Gleaner via AP) It’s... Read more
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PC Advisor
Teach your children: Screens are goodWhen I first brought my daughter home from the hospital, I was so paranoid abou
Teach your children: Screens are good
PC Advisor / Posted 19 days ago
When I first brought my daughter home from the hospital, I was so paranoid about how any sort of screen time would crack her fragile eggshell mind, I only permitted the... Read more
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Macworld
Teach your children: Screens are goodHere's how to flout the usual screen time recommendations with a minimum of gui
Teach your children: Screens are good
Macworld / Posted 19 days ago
Here's how to flout the usual screen time recommendations with a minimum of guilt. When I first brought my daughter home from the hospital, I was so paranoid about how any sort of screen time would crack her fragile eggshell mind, I only permitted... Read more
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The Sault Star
Summer Shadows screens Oscar winnerSummer Shadows brings three almost new films for youngsters to the big screen t
Summer Shadows screens Oscar winner
The Sault Star / Posted 21 days ago
Summer Shadows brings three almost new films for youngsters to the big screen this month. The 11th annual free series of outdoor movie screenings at Bellevue Park's bandshell presents Paddington on Wednesday, The Lego Movie (Aug. 19) and Big Hero 6... Read more

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