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Inside the Mind of a Famous Hacker

Inside the Mind of a Famous Hacker | Tech Check | Scoop.it
When he was just 15 years old, Michael "MafiaBoy" Calce managed to shut down several major websites including CNN, Dell, Amazon, Yahoo!, eBay, and E-Trade with a series of denial of service attacks...
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10 iPad Features Every iPad Owner Should Know - Teaching with iPad

10 iPad Features Every iPad Owner Should Know - Teaching with iPad | Tech Check | Scoop.it

"Are you relatively new to iPads in the classroom? Are you looking for some tips to help you navigate the new iOS 7? Today we take a look at 10 Features Every iPad Owner Should Know, so that you have the knowledge and confidence you need to shine in front of your students."


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Judih Weinstein Haggai's curator insight, August 26, 12:32 AM

saving this safely. iPads in school this year!

KB...Konnected's curator insight, August 26, 9:04 AM

Very useful information!

Sue Gaardboe's curator insight, August 31, 9:09 AM

I learned something new (not telling you what!) so it must be worth reading.

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Hyperlapse, Instagram’s New App, Is Like a $15,000 Video Setup in Your Hand | Design | WIRED

Hyperlapse, Instagram’s New App, Is Like a $15,000 Video Setup in Your Hand | Design | WIRED | Tech Check | Scoop.it
Today, Instagram is lifting the veil on Hyperlapse, the company's first-ever app outside of Instagram itself.
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Study ranks top 10 favorite apps

Study ranks top 10 favorite apps | Tech Check | Scoop.it
There are over 2 million apps available in the Apple and Google app stores, but 10 get used more often than any others.
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Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen returns with Swing Copters game

Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen returns with Swing Copters game | Tech Check | Scoop.it
Due for release this week, new game opts for vertical scrolling over horizontal, but keeps the punishing difficulty level. By Stuart Dredge
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AllCast will let you mirror any Android phone's screen on your PC

AllCast will let you mirror any Android phone's screen on your PC | Tech Check | Scoop.it
AllCast has let almost any Android device send photos and videos to the Chrome desktop browser for a while, but mirroring your screen has been a pain; if
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Samsung launches its first metal smartphone to take on the iPhone 6

Samsung launches its first metal smartphone to take on the iPhone 6 | Tech Check | Scoop.it
Noting criticism of flimsy plastic phones, Samsung has announced the metal Galaxy Alpha which will go on sale in the UK from September. By Samuel Gibbs

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BuzzFeed valued at more than three times the Washington Post

BuzzFeed valued at more than three times the Washington Post | Tech Check | Scoop.it
Viral internet site set up by Jonah Peretti in 2006 now employs 550 staff in New York, London, Sydney, Paris and elsewhere
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Microsoft slashes IE support, sets 'huge' edict for Jan. 2016

Microsoft slashes IE support, sets 'huge' edict for Jan. 2016 | Tech Check | Scoop.it
Microsoft is giving customers 17 months to stop using older versions of Internet Explorer, including the most popular of them all, IE8.
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Apple and Samsung agree to drop patent lawsuits outside US

Apple and Samsung agree to drop patent lawsuits outside US | Tech Check | Scoop.it
World's largest smartphone makers end non-US lawsuits between themselves in step back from three years of legal hostilities
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5 Things In 5 Minutes: Make Your Smartphone A More Pleasant Place

5 Things In 5 Minutes: Make Your Smartphone A More Pleasant Place | Tech Check | Scoop.it
Does your phone stress you out? Is it packed with unnecessary apps, widgets, and contacts? Is it running outdated software? It's time to make some changes! Take five minutes to go through one of these steps each day for five days, and you'll have a phone that runs faster, looks nicer, and gives you a more pleasant…
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Law changed to allow 'unlocking' cellphones - Business - NZ Herald News

Law changed to allow 'unlocking' cellphones - Business - NZ Herald News | Tech Check | Scoop.it
US President Barack Obama has signed a bill making it legal once again to unlock a cellphone without permission from the wireless provider, so long as the service contract expired. - New Zealand Herald

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Three's smartphone app for calling and texting over WiFi now available

Three's smartphone app for calling and texting over WiFi now available | Tech Check | Scoop.it
Three and EE jostled for attention last month when they announced, on the same day, their customers would soon be able to make calls and send texts over
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The Best Free Android Apps in Amazon's New Two-Day Giveaway

The Best Free Android Apps in Amazon's New Two-Day Giveaway | Tech Check | Scoop.it
The Amazon Appstore already gives away one free app each day, but today it's decided give away 30 apps, worth a combined total of $100, for free to anyone with an Android phone. Here are the pick of the bunch that you should download first.

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Parent's Guide to Educational iPad Games | Listly List

We learn most effectively when motivated. This is a list of games your kids will have fun playing ... while also learning important skills and lessons as a by-product! | Felt Board, Faces iMake - Right Brain Creativity, Math Doodles, Where's My Water?, Civilization Revolution, Scribblenauts Remix, W.E.L.D.E.R., NineGaps, Amazing Alex HD, and DragonBox+
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Google's prototype self-driving car will have a steering wheel after all

Google's prototype self-driving car will have a steering wheel after all | Tech Check | Scoop.it
Rules set by the California DMV require a steering wheel on all test vehicles so that the driver can take over in the case of failure. By Alex Hern
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How much difference is there between MP3, CD and 24-bit audio?

How much difference is there between MP3, CD and 24-bit audio? | Tech Check | Scoop.it
Debates rage over whether hi-res music is a gimmick. Three Guardian writers put four music formats – and their ears – to the test. By Samuel Gibbs
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The Windows Store is full of scam apps and Microsoft doesn't care | News | Softonic

The Windows Store is full of scam apps and Microsoft doesn't care | News | Softonic | Tech Check | Scoop.it
The Windows Store is full of scam apps and Microsoft doesn't care. The Windows Store, which features apps for Windows 8 desktop and tablets, is full of fake apps that scam users out of their money. Microsoft...
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Déjà vu all over again: Windows 7 will be the new XP

Déjà vu all over again: Windows 7 will be the new XP | Tech Check | Scoop.it
Even as enterprises try to get rid of their last Windows XP machines, Gartner analysts are urging them to start planning for the end of Windows 7.

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How to Use Your Smartphone (Now That It’s Unlocked)

How to Use Your Smartphone (Now That It’s Unlocked) | Tech Check | Scoop.it
New legislation allows you to jailbreak your cell. Time to learn how to really use it.
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Halo Channel

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IBM develops new ‘brain chip’

IBM develops new ‘brain chip’ | Tech Check | Scoop.it
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Electric Objects: A Computer Made for Art

Electric Objects: A Computer Made for Art | Tech Check | Scoop.it
A framed high-definition screen and integrated computer that hangs on your wall and brings art from the Internet into your home.
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These Are the 9 Best Android Phones of 2014

These Are the 9 Best Android Phones of 2014 | Tech Check | Scoop.it
Here's how to choose the best phone for you
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Windows Software - Open.Source - everything ! FREE SOFTWARE !!! for Windows, Linux & Mac

Windows Software - Open.Source - everything ! FREE SOFTWARE !!! for Windows, Linux & Mac | Tech Check | Scoop.it
Find some of the best open source software, reviews, guides and lots more..
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Reverb: Personalized News Discovery

Reverb: Personalized News Discovery | Tech Check | Scoop.it
Get Reverb: Personalized News Discovery on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.
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