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Hot cloud products IT pros swear by

Hot cloud products IT pros swear by | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Spending on cloud services is so far just a fraction of total IT spending -- roughly 3% - but the market is growing.
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iOS v Android? They're both winning, and so are the people who use them

iOS v Android? They're both winning, and so are the people who use them | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Analytics firm Flurry says Google and Apple are in more than one race for mobile market share
Is Google giving Apple a good kicking in the smartphone wars, or is Apple sticking it to Google when it comes to actual usage of its devices?
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Free Google Drive tools you're not using (but should be)

Free Google Drive tools you're not using (but should be) | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Though barely a year old, Google Drive is already a very popular service. It's easy to use if you already have a Google account, and its prices put Dropbox to shame.
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Is There Anything Useful To Be Learned From Fiction?

Is There Anything Useful To Be Learned From Fiction? | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Note to readers: In another installment of a debate on The Brilliant Blog about the value of reading literature, psychologist Keith Oatley responds to the comments of philosopher Gregory Currie.
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New leak shows feds can access user accounts for Google, Facebook and more

New leak shows feds can access user accounts for Google, Facebook and more | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
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It’s worse than we thought.
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Welcome to the era of Total Information Awareness and ain't it grand?

Welcome to the era of Total Information Awareness and ain't it grand? | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
The problem isn't the National Security Agency. It's the Patriot Act and what it represents as we watch the modern surveillance state take shape -- in secret. [Read more]    
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Most mobile workers use their own gadgets to do their work

Most mobile workers use their own gadgets to do their work | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
The majority of mobile workers now use their own devices to do their work, according to research.    
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13 Good Web Tools to Harness The Power of The Web

13 Good Web Tools to Harness The Power of The Web | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
With the the internet revolution comes along a new information revolution, an abundance of knowledge and an increasing surfeit in our " collective wisdom". However, there are divisive voices over...
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5 Basic Tips For Getting Started With Technology In The Classroom

5 Basic Tips For Getting Started With Technology In The Classroom | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Using an iPad filled with educational apps in the classroom does not dictate that you’re a great techie teacher. Instead it requires educators to effectively transform their traditional lesson plans into a digital one.
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20 best Android apps this week

20 best Android apps this week | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Vine, Fleksy Beta, Final Fantasy IV, Google Keyboard, ScribbleMix, Glastonbury Festival 2013, Battlestone, Warmly, Ticket to Ride and more
It's time for our weekly roundup of brand new and notable apps for Android smartphones and tablets.
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Creating Spaces for Kids to Make and Learn

Creating Spaces for Kids to Make and Learn | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
The power of making lies not in what is made but rather in the making itself. When we value process over product, we create an environment that fosters creative thinking and learning.
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Apps that may be worth your children's time | News-Gazette.com

Apps that may be worth your children's time | News-Gazette.com | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
A list of education apps:Pre-kindergartenBrainPop Jr.: Offers a free movie of the week, for pre-kindergartners through second-graders.
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When Will Our Mobile Devices Get to Work?

When Will Our Mobile Devices Get to Work? | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Despite the explosion in the number of smartphones and tablets out there, most of us still need a desktop or laptop to get our work done. When will that change? We asked consumer tech experts to gaze into our future of portable work.
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25 Ways To Make Students Better Learners

25 Ways To Make Students Better Learners | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Here are some quick and useful tips and methods that are simple but actually help make students better learners.
The post 25 Ways To Make Students Better Learners appeared first on Edudemic.
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Growing love for digital magazines

Growing love for digital magazines | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
More than half the British population have bought and read digital magazines, according to research by lekiosk, the digital newsstand app that enables people to purchase magazines.
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Teacher-Led Professional Learning: The Latest Revolution In Education

Teacher-Led Professional Learning: The Latest Revolution In Education | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
I’m both in awe and encouraged at the current trend of teacher-led professional learning occurring across our country. Our nations’ teachers are taking control of their own learning and are using a wide variety of social media platforms to do so.
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The perils of a generic Gmail address

The perils of a generic Gmail address | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Snagging a simple account name can turn from blessing to curse: Gmail's "invisible dot" could cause other people's personal messages to land in your inbox. [Read more]    
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Obama launches high-speed Internet program for all schools

Obama launches high-speed Internet program for all schools | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
More than 80 percent of educators say the Internet connection at their schools is too slow to meet their needs -- that's why the president plans to bring broadband to 99 percent of all students.
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The 5 Types of Technology Adopters in Schools: Which One Are You ?

The 5 Types of Technology Adopters in Schools: Which One Are You ? | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Today I am going to talk a little bit about Diffusion of Innovation Theory and relate it to our technology integration practices in education. Don't worry the post is not gonna be long , nor will it...
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Android infiltrates Computex via tablets, PCs, set-top boxes

Android infiltrates Computex via tablets, PCs, set-top boxes | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
New Windows PCs have always been the main attraction at Computex, the annual trade show in Taipei.
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Teacher's Visual Guide to Backchanneling in The Classroom

Teacher's Visual Guide to Backchanneling in The Classroom | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Backchanneling is an important skill in the 21st century education. By definition, backchanneling is interacting with the primary activity through participating in a secondary activity. For instance,...
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10 Educators On Twitter You Should Follow - TeachThought

10 Educators On Twitter You Should Follow - TeachThought | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Title: 10 Educators Worth Following on Twitter
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SchoolCIO Blogs - DAILY INSIGHT: Are we about to experience an ed tech bubble?

SchoolCIO Blogs - DAILY INSIGHT: Are we about to experience an ed tech bubble? | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
SchoolCIO Advisors Blog
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125th Top USA Paid iPad App Adds Something Special for Girls

125th Top USA Paid iPad App Adds Something Special for Girls | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
prMac is a free press release distribution service aimed at enhancing the visibility of press releases in the Mac world. With a Publish Once, Broadcast Many philosophy, we offer world-wide agency distribution services as well as top-notch RSS feeds.
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2013: Welcome to the universal internet | ZDNet

2013: Welcome to the universal internet | ZDNet | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Today, the internet is everywhere, and we're still getting our minds around what that really means for our personal lives and our businesses.
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