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Google now encrypts cloud storage by default

Google now encrypts cloud storage by default | All things digital | Scoop.it
In the lengthening shadow of the NSA surveillance scandal, Google adds encryption to all its Cloud Storage customer data. Read this article by Seth Rosenblatt on CNET News.
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Google slammed over 'insane password security'

Google slammed over 'insane password security' | All things digital | Scoop.it
GOOGLE is facing widespread criticism from technology bloggers over the password storage system used in its Chrome browser.
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Sacked woman ordered to show her Facebook pages to prove she didn't misuse sick leave

Sacked woman ordered to show her Facebook pages to prove she didn't misuse sick leave | All things digital | Scoop.it
New Zealanders fond of pulling a sicky may need to be more careful about what they post on Facebook while they are off.
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Twitter hands over information to government

Twitter hands over information to government | All things digital | Scoop.it
The Australian government is increasingly asking Twitter for private information about users, new data shows.
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Education Key to Customer BYOD Challenges - ChannelBuzz.ca

Education Key to Customer BYOD Challenges - ChannelBuzz.ca | All things digital | Scoop.it
A survey from Acronis shows companies are still struggling with BYOD, but education and other help from solution providers could help tame those issues.
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Microsoft CEO Steve Balmer admits Surface RT tablet a mistake

Microsoft CEO Steve Balmer admits Surface RT tablet a mistake | All things digital | Scoop.it
MICROSOFT CEO Steve Ballmer has finally admitted that its Surface RT Tablet was a huge mistake.
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Nexus 7 finds Apple napping

Nexus 7 finds Apple napping | All things digital | Scoop.it
Uh-oh: iPad Mini meets the new Nexus 7. It's not looking good for Apple at the moment. Read this article by Brooke Crothers on CNET News.
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Bring your own: how modern-day schools are trying to cope

Bring your own: how modern-day schools are trying to cope | All things digital | Scoop.it
Schools are embracing BYOD because of that ever-present issue in education: money - or lack thereof.
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6 technology jobs with a cloud twist | ZDNet

6 technology jobs with a cloud twist | ZDNet | All things digital | Scoop.it
Organizations are going to clouds in droves, but job descriptions are still lacking.
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New BlackBerry? It's no peach

New BlackBerry? It's no peach | All things digital | Scoop.it
THE gesture-driven, touchscreen -enabled BlackBerry 10 handset finally made its debut yesterday but it turned out to be a flop, at least with investors.
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Apple launches an iPad with 128 GB of storage

Apple launches an iPad with 128 GB of storage | All things digital | Scoop.it
APPLE today launched a new version of its 4th generation iPad with 128 Gigabytes of storage, with twice the capacity of the 64 GB models.
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Facebook to roll out autoplay video ads by April: report

Facebook to roll out autoplay video ads by April: report | All things digital | Scoop.it
Heads up - you might see video ads on Facebook next year, and yes, they'll start playing automatically.
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Where Is Windows 8.1?

Where Is Windows 8.1? | All things digital | Scoop.it
Microsoft did away with the "point step" upgrade years ago, but it should reinstate the convention immediately. We want Windows 8.1!
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Google knows what you're doing tomorrow

Google knows what you're doing tomorrow | All things digital | Scoop.it
Google has taken the next step in its transformation from a web-search engine to the Star Trek computer.
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The Persistent Appeal of Technology in Learning

The Persistent Appeal of Technology in Learning | All things digital | Scoop.it
Dr. Victor Frankenstein loved technology, and Mary Shelley's work of fiction was at once a cautionary and promotional tale of technology's incredible potential. In the iconic story, he took the piece

Via Rob Hatfield, M.Ed., mikecogh
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Survey Reveals Students' Motivations for Choosing MOOCs

Survey Reveals Students' Motivations for Choosing MOOCs | All things digital | Scoop.it
A new survey revealed that students are motivated to enroll in MOOCs because of their interest in the specific academic topics offered, while many respondents also said they wished the courses were were offered for credit.
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The challenges of putting computers in schools and BYOD – Features – ABC Technology and Games (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

The challenges of putting computers in schools and BYOD – Features – ABC Technology and Games (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | All things digital | Scoop.it
What is the future for computers in schools?
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Teachnology: QR codes can bring the future to your classroom today!

Teachnology: QR codes can bring the future to your classroom today! | All things digital | Scoop.it
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Man believes computer virus, tricked into reporting own child pornography offences

Man believes computer virus, tricked into reporting own child pornography offences | All things digital | Scoop.it
A MAN has been tricked into handing himself into police for child pornography offences after a computer virus told him the FBI was investigating him.
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Apple in China recommends use of official power adapters for iPhone | TechHive

Apple in China recommends use of official power adapters for iPhone | TechHive | All things digital | Scoop.it
Apple is advising its customers in China to use the company's official USB power adapters when recharging their devices, as police continued on Friday investigations into the death by electrocution of a local woman that may be linked to an iPhone.
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Raspberry Pi has no screen, no keyboard, but the $25 computer is hot

Raspberry Pi has no screen, no keyboard, but the $25 computer is hot | All things digital | Scoop.it
It's a single circuit board the size of a credit card with no screen or keyboard - a far cry from the smooth tablets that dominate the technology market.
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Apple blocks Java on Macs over security flaws

Apple blocks Java on Macs over security flaws | All things digital | Scoop.it
Apple Mac computers have stopped running programs written using Java in their browsers.
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Google unveils detailed North Korea map, with gulags

Google unveils detailed North Korea map, with gulags | All things digital | Scoop.it
Google has released a detailed map of North Korea that labels some of its remote and infamous gulags.
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How do you deliver world wide tranparency from secrative regimes?  Get google on board!

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BlackBerry 10 unveiled, but RIM is no more

BlackBerry 10 unveiled, but RIM is no more | All things digital | Scoop.it
The maker of the BlackBerry has introduced a re-engineered operating system, two new smartphones and a new company name.
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MySpace Undergoes a Major Makeover

MySpace Undergoes a Major Makeover | All things digital | Scoop.it
When it comes to redesigning, the social network MySpace has not always had a successful track record. Its latest makeover, however, just might work out this time.
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