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Digit.co: A Review

As a kid, I had a wooden piggy bank and loved dropping any spare change into it (and later sorting it with the plastic coin sorter on my mom’s desk). 564 more words

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From Concept to ePublication: Students Explore the Lifecycle of an eBook

As the primary instructor for a semester-long credit course called Information in the Digital Age, I recently had the opportunity to facilitate an ebook project that incorporates HTML coding and file conversion alongside traditional research methods. 1,201 more words

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God Is My Father and Church Is My Big Brother?

“More than two dozen churches around the world have installed a facial-recognition system that monitors which members of the flock have actually shown up for the Sunday sermon. 197 more words

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Cool Tools # 1

Another day, another new Planforth section. Cool Tools won’t be weekly, but should be updated pretty often. The goal is to introduce some of the really useful (and free) programs, websites, etc. 140 more words

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Take the Survey: How Does Your Organization Learn at Work?

A recent survey by Jane Hart asked her blog readers to rate 10 different ways they learn at work.   As you can see here, the results of the survey are provocative, and challenging to Learning and Development (L&D) teams.  198 more words


Gardening After Dark, In The Rain

When you’re in a hot humid area, the best time to garden might be at night during a light rain. That’s one time when the evil little gnats that dominate out here actually don’t come out. 283 more words

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