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Chapter 37: Texting with Antigone

About 11 years ago, I worked with a young teacher at an interested-based digital-media magnet school who was struggling to get her sophomores to write. At the time, I oversaw part of the magnet program, and I nudged her to think in terms of our school’s theme. 265 more words

ELA

Exercising Technological Self-Care: The importance of setting online boundaries

Having two young boys of my own, I have acknowledged that we now live in a technologically-dependent society: everywhere we go, we can access information and create social networks through our electronic devices – cellphones, tablets, laptops, computers, etc. 1,209 more words

Counselling Georgetown Ontario

Albertans annoyed by unwanted texts from political parties

Even though an election has not been called, more and more Albertans have complained to Global News about receiving unwanted texts from political parties.

Keith Brooks said he received two from the UCP in one day. 269 more words

Politics

The Verge: Over 300 million Chinese private messages were left exposed online

The Verge: Over 300 million Chinese private messages were left exposed online. “Over 300 million private messages from Chinese users on popular messaging apps were sitting exposed on the internet on Saturday, according to security researcher Victor Gevers, who works for the nonprofit organization GDI. 23 more words

Security & Legal Issues

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey won't appear before Parliamentary panel on Feb 25

The meeting had been called against the backdrop of growing concerns about safeguarding citizens’ data privacy.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey will not appear before the Parliamentary panel on IT on February 25, and instead the company is sending its Head of Public Policy Colin Crowell. 317 more words

Latest News

Portland Mayor Calls for Investigation After Disclosure of Texts With Right-Wing Organizer by JACEY FORTIN


By Bhavesh Patil

After hundreds of messages between the activist and a police lieutenant were made public, the mayor sought to “review the existence of bias” in the Portland Police Bureau. 7 more words

IFTTT

Portland Mayor Calls for Investigation After Disclosure of Texts With Right-Wing Organizer

After hundreds of messages between the activist and a police lieutenant were made public, the mayor sought to “review the existence of bias” in the Portland Police Bureau. 75 more words

NYT