Lifehacker is in the process of releasing their choices for the best apps, extensions, etc. for pretty much any operating platform. Of course, no one is going to agree completely with these lists but they’re a great place to start or find resources you might have missed. They’ve released most of the updates for 2014 [...]

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Ten Time-Saving Tech Tips You’ll Actually Remember

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I’ve seen countless posts about time-saving tech tips that I’ve read and then never used. Usually it’s because they are somewhat obscure and rarely used in day to day tech. So, when I came across this video I expected the immediate wow factor but also figured I would never use them. I was wrong. Here [...]

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Over 50 EdTech Resources You May Have Missed July 20, 2014

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Here’s my latest Treasure Chest of EdTech resources you just may have missed! This week I have added Padlet as yet another choice on viewing these resources.  Of course I am still using Storify and Flipboard. So, make your choice and I hope you enjoy! If you haven’t yet checked out my Tech the Plunge Facebook page [...]

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80 EdTech Resources You May Have Missed July 6, 2014

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Here’s my latest Treasure Chest of EdTech resources you just may have missed! This week I have added List.ly as yet another choice on viewing these resources.  Of course I am still using Storify and Flipboard. So, make your choice and I hope you enjoy! If you haven’t yet checked out my Tech the Plunge Facebook [...]

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Hypnotic Visual Map of Computer Attacks

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As I was checking out my feeds this morning I came across “Watch the Web Get Hacked …” from PC World. In this day and age we should all be concerned about security of our devices. However, no matter how many times you read about the benefits of good security, reading is just reading! Maybe [...]

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83 EdTech Resources You May Have Missed June 18, 2014

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Here’s my weekly Treasure Chest of EdTech resources you just may have missed over the past week. Once again, you’ve got two choices for your viewing pleasure! Storify and Flipboard have proven to be very nice in sharing these resources. If you haven’t yet checked out my Tech the Plunge Facebook page take a look [...]

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Interactive Infographic for Social Media Statistics

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Numbers and statistics always catch my eye. Not surprising since I have spent a big part of my life being a math teacher. Digital Insights has published an interactive infographic on the state of social media in 2014. Not only is this infographic interactive which adds some pizzazz, it includes more than the usual suspects. [...]

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How to Choose Your News

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News has come a long way since I was a kid. Newspapers and TV ruled! Yes all four channels! Today we have more news than we could ever sift through. So, how do you choose your news? It really does matter. Yesterday on Facebook I came across this post: Well, I never take much of [...]

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77 EdTech Resources You May Have Missed June 5, 2014

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Here’s my weekly Treasure Chest of EdTech resources you just may have missed over the past week. Once again, you’ve got two choices for your viewing pleasure! Storify and Flipboard have proven to be very nice in sharing these resources. If you haven’t yet checked out my Tech the Plunge Facebook page take a look [...]

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A Day in the Life of the Internet

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Here’s a nice infographic showing what goes on every day on the Internet! Of course, it’s not everything but once again the numbers are astounding! My last post The Internet in Real Time provided a different way to look at the numbers. According to this infographic email is not dead and the amount of video being [...]

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The Internet in Real-Time

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I’ve been on a gif kick lately so it’s no wonder I found this animated infographic so intriguing! This 30 second gif from Pennystockslab shows how much happens every second on the web. How much data, money, apps etc. It’s simply amazing how much is generated in just a short period of time.   Click on the [...]

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85 EdTech Resources You May Have Missed May 25, 2014

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Here’s my weekly Treasure Chest of EdTech resources you just may have missed over the past week. Once again, you’ve got two choices for your viewing pleasure! Storify and Flipboard have proven to be very nice in sharing these resources. If you haven’t yet checked out my Tech the Plunge Facebook page take a look [...]

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74 EdTech Resources You May Have Missed May 17, 2014

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Here’s my weekly Treasure Chest of EdTech resources you just may have missed over the past week. Once again, you’ve got two choices for your viewing pleasure! Storify and Flipboard have proven to be very nice in sharing these resources. If you haven’t yet checked out my Tech the Plunge Facebook page take a look [...]

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81 EdTech Resources You May Have Missed May 6, 2014

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  Here’s my weekly Treasure Chest of EdTech resources you just may have missed over the past week. Once again, you’ve got two choices for your viewing pleasure! Storify and Flipboard have proven to be very nice in sharing these resources. Enjoy! View my Flipboard Magazine. FlipboardVersion   View the story “EdTech Resources April 25 [...]

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Maybe All Schools Need Media Directors

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I was looking at Facebook over the weekend and saw a post from a teacher friend of mine on selfies. Since I am not a big fan of selfies, I was interested in the video she posted. Boy, was I in for a surprise! First off, I was amazed at the quality of the video! [...]

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Are athletes really getting faster, better, stronger? Or is it Tech?

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Everyone loves TED Talks! Having spent a great deal of my life coaching, I love getting into sports conversations. But one issue that always rubs me the wrong way is the generalization that athletes are so much better today! Everyone is entitled to their own opinion but maybe the opinion should have some basis in [...]

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Cyberthreats Worldwide Visualized

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Kapersky Labs has a fascinating site showing the spread of viruses worldwide. You can head on over to the site here and take a look. Use your mouse to make the world spin and you can even flatten the world as well. This kind of map would be great to show your students about the threat [...]

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