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Teacher Tool: Online Stopwatch (@onlinetimer)

Online Stopwatch is a great tool for the classroom. This flash tool is free and includes a stopwatches, countdown timers, and split timers. The classroom stopwatches… 77 more words


DIY Data Recovery for Crashed Drives

At Iowa City Data Recovery, one of our service groups, we get a lot of support requests from people who describe their drives as crashed. 708 more words

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One step beyond Google Wallet and Apple Pay

In case you didn’t watch Sixty Minutes last night, you may not have heard about new technology that is revolutionizing commerce in Kenya. It’s a step beyond what we have here in the United States with Google Wallet and Apple Pay. 155 more words

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Customize Your iOS Device to Fit Your Needs

iOS accessibility features are often regarded as tools exclusively for users with disabilities and sometimes portrayed as “secret” or “hidden,” but they’re really not!

As universal design plays an increasingly important role in our engagement with the complex digital world, iOS accessibility features are a prime example of how our technology devices can be tailored to fit our needs. 422 more words

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If you haven't tried Padlet yet, it's time

In this week’s Free Tech for Teachers blog, author Richard Byrne reminds us of why Padlet can be a great tool for the classroom.

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Apple’s new emojis

Along with the much anticipated release of iOS 9.1 for iPhone and iPad – and its whole deck of tech specs – Apple appealed to wider range of audiences by releasing 184 new emoji characters. 58 more words

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