Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Jeff Bezos, Riding High, Defends Decision to Buy Washington Post


By KATIE BENNER and NICK WINGFIELD from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/01/technology/jeff-bezos-riding-high-defends-decision-to-buy-washington-post.html?partner=IFTTT

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Software for Stopping Freedom


By QUENTIN HARDY from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/01/technology/software-for-stopping-freedom.html?partner=IFTTT

Getting Up Close With the iOS Camera


By J. D. BIERSDORFER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/01/technology/personaltech/getting-up-close-with-the-ios-camera.html?partner=IFTTT

Help Special Needs Students Read

Doing a little of summer reading? If you are using your Chromebook, this add-on will help. I'm a teacher. However, I have always had difficulty reading. You can probably tell by the way my blog-posts words and phrases are framed. An important way to help students ready and speak is by learning the proper pronunciations. It has happened to me that I have read some word many times. Several

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Monday, May 30, 2016

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Governments Turn to Commercial Spyware to Intimidate Dissidents


By NICOLE PERLROTH from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/30/technology/governments-turn-to-commercial-spyware-to-intimidate-dissidents.html?partner=IFTTT

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Farhad and Mike’s Week in Tech: Techies vs. the Media


By FARHAD MANJOO and MIKE ISAAC from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/29/technology/farhad-and-mikes-week-in-tech-techies-vs-the-media.html?partner=IFTTT

Friday, May 27, 2016

Tech Companies Take Their Legislative Concerns to the States


By CONOR DOUGHERTY from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/28/technology/tech-companies-take-their-legislative-concerns-to-the-states.html?partner=IFTTT

Fixing Microsoft Office for Mac Update Errors


By J. D. BIERSDORFER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/28/technology/personaltech/fixing-microsoft-office-for-mac-update-errors.html?partner=IFTTT

Google Bests Oracle in Court, but the Fight Isn’t Over


By JIM KERSTETTER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/28/technology/google-bests-oracle-in-court-but-the-fight-isnt-over.html?partner=IFTTT

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Snapchat Raises $1.8 Billion From Private Investors


By KATIE BENNER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/27/technology/snapchat-raises-1-8-billion-from-private-investors.html?partner=IFTTT

Google Prevails as Jury Rebuffs Oracle in Code Copyright Case


By NICK WINGFIELD and QUENTIN HARDY from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/27/technology/google-oracle-copyright-code.html?partner=IFTTT

Tech Mogul Helped Hulk Hogan Take Down Gawker


By JIM KERSTETTER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/27/technology/tech-mogul-helped-hulk-hogan-take-down-gawker.html?partner=IFTTT

I Spy on My Own Wi-Fi


By J. D. BIERSDORFER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/27/technology/personaltech/i-spy-on-my-own-wi-fi.html?partner=IFTTT

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals to Sponsor Science Talent Search


By QUENTIN HARDY from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/26/technology/regeneron-pharmaceuticals-to-sponsor-science-talent-search.html?partner=IFTTT

Salesforce to Use Amazon’s Cloud to Expand in Canada and Australia


By QUENTIN HARDY from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/26/technology/salesforce-to-use-amazons-cloud-to-expand-in-canada-and-australia.html?partner=IFTTT

Gossip in Silicon Valley, and the Digital Age


By DAVID STREITFELD and KATIE BENNER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/26/technology/gossip-in-silicon-valley-and-the-digital-age.html?partner=IFTTT

The Problem With Ads Part Two

Jonathan and Ben continue their conversation about online ads. Is it wrong to use ad blockers? Or is it wrong to block people who block ads?

The Problem With Ads Part Two

Jonathan and Ben continue their conversation about online ads. Is it wrong to use ad blockers? Or is it wrong to block people who block ads?

Give Your Smartphone a Kitchen Apron, Too


By KIT EATON from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/26/technology/personaltech/give-your-smartphone-a-kitchen-apron-too.html?partner=IFTTT

Artificial Intelligence Is Far From Matching Humans, Panel Says


By JOHN MARKOFF from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/26/technology/artificial-intelligence-is-far-from-matching-humans-panel-says.html?partner=IFTTT

Women From Venus, Men Still From Mars on Facebook, Study Finds


By CHRISTOPHER MELE from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/26/technology/facebook-study-words-men-women.html?partner=IFTTT

A Traveler’s Guide to Taking a Smartphone Abroad


By BRIAN X. CHEN from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/26/technology/personaltech/a-travelers-guide-to-taking-a-smartphone-abroad.html?partner=IFTTT

Just How Accurate Are Fitbits? The Jury Is Out


By MIKE McPHATE from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/26/technology/personaltech/fitbit-accuracy.html?partner=IFTTT

Twitter Gives the Long-Winded Some Breathing Room


By JIM KERSTETTER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/26/technology/twitter-gives-the-long-winded-some-breathing-room.html?partner=IFTTT

Reviving a Sluggish iPhone


By J. D. BIERSDORFER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/26/technology/personaltech/reviving-a-sluggish-iphone.html?partner=IFTTT

Europe Seeks Greater Control Over Digital Offerings


By MARK SCOTT from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/26/technology/eu-proposals-apple-netflix-facebook.html?partner=IFTTT

Microsoft Cutting 1,850 Jobs in Smartphone Unit


By NICK WINGFIELD from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/26/technology/microsoft-smartphone-layoffs.html?partner=IFTTT

Corporate America Chases the Mythical Millennial


By FARHAD MANJOO from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/26/technology/corporate-america-chases-the-mythical-millennial.html?partner=IFTTT

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Toyota and Volkswagen Invest in Ride-Sharing Companies


By MIKE ISAAC and NEAL BOUDETTE from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/25/technology/uber-gett-ridesharing-toyota-vw.html?partner=IFTTT

Twitter to Ease Character Limit, Making Room for GIFs, Videos and More


By MIKE ISAAC from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/25/technology/twitter-to-ease-character-limit-making-room-for-gifs-videos-and-more.html?partner=IFTTT

Locating a Lost Windows Device


By J. D. BIERSDORFER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/25/technology/personaltech/locating-a-lost-windows-device.html?partner=IFTTT

Facebook Controversy Is Still Trending


By JIM KERSTETTER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/25/technology/facebook-controversy-is-still-trending.html?partner=IFTTT

Don't Buy Chromebooks Without Reading This Post First!

Especially if you're buying in bulk, it's important to know what is happening with Android Apps, and what Chromebooks provide the support you need. eduGoogDroid is more relevant now than ever. Although few of us already knew that Chromebooks were integrating Android apps, there were only speculations about how this would work. Especially with Google for Education, Work, or any Google Apps

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Monday, May 23, 2016

Microsoft Awards First Grants to Help Expand Global Internet Access


By VINDU GOEL from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/24/technology/microsoft-awards-first-grants-to-help-expand-global-internet-access.html?partner=IFTTT

Facebook Says an Investigation Found No Evidence of Bias in a News App


By MIKE ISAAC from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/24/technology/facebook-says-an-investigation-found-no-evidence-of-bias-in-a-news-app.html?partner=IFTTT

Going Wide With Google Camera


By J. D. BIERSDORFER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/24/technology/personaltech/going-wide-with-google-camera.html?partner=IFTTT

A Digital Divide in Detroit


By JIM KERSTETTER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/24/technology/a-digital-divide-in-detroit.html?partner=IFTTT

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Unemployed Detroit Residents Are Trapped by a Digital Divide


By CECILIA KANG from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/23/technology/unemployed-detroit-residents-are-trapped-by-a-digital-divide.html?partner=IFTTT

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Farhad and Mike’s Week in Tech: The Herd Mentality of Tech C.E.O.s


By FARHAD MANJOO and MIKE ISAAC from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/22/technology/farhad-and-mikes-week-in-tech-the-herd-mentality-of-tech-ceos.html?partner=IFTTT

#10: Western Digital 1TB SATA 7200 Rpm 64MB 3.5in 6GB/S, Color Caviar Blue

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Friday, May 20, 2016

Start-Ups Once Showered With Cash Now Have to Work for It


By KATIE BENNER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/21/technology/start-ups-once-showered-with-cash-now-have-to-work-for-it.html?partner=IFTTT

Facebook ‘Trending’ List Skewed by Individual Judgment, Not Institutional Bias


By MIKE ISAAC from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/21/technology/facebook-trending-list-skewed-by-individual-judgment-not-institutional-bias.html?partner=IFTTT

Sharing iTunes Store Purchases


By J. D. BIERSDORFER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/21/technology/personaltech/sharing-itunes-store-purchases.html?partner=IFTTT

A Cheery Elevator Ride With Larry Page


By QUENTIN HARDY from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/21/technology/a-cheery-elevator-ride-with-larry-page.html?partner=IFTTT

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Oracle-Google Dispute Goes to Heart of Open-Source Software


By QUENTIN HARDY from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/20/technology/oracle-google-dispute-goes-to-heart-of-open-source-software.html?partner=IFTTT

Apple Shifts From Genius Bars to Genius Groves, Hoping Patrons Linger


By VINDU GOEL from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/20/technology/apple-shifts-from-genius-bars-to-genius-groves-hoping-patrons-linger.html?partner=IFTTT

When YouTube Pranks Break the Law


By KATIE ROGERS from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/20/technology/when-youtube-pranks-break-the-law.html?partner=IFTTT

Silicon Valley’s Artificial Intelligence Marathon Is On


By PUI-WING TAM from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/20/technology/silicon-valleys-artificial-intelligence-marathon-is-on.html?partner=IFTTT