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Academic Wordsmith Checks For Plagiarism In MS Word

07/18/2014, When we were students, there were often times when we had to source from academic journals or websites for research for our papers. Sometimes we had to paraphrase, and in some instances even quote directly from the source itself. This is not considering...

LA School District To Try Out Laptops And Hybrids In The Classroom

06/30/2014, Remember when the LA School District announced an iPad buying program in which they would be handing out iPads to students who are part of their district? Well it looks like they are planning on expanding that program to include laptops and hybrid devices...

Panasonic 3E Windows Tablet Is Aimed At The Education Sector

06/29/2014, Schools these days are starting to incorporate the use of tablets in the classroom. This is because kids these days are more familiar with tablets as their parents probably own them back at home as well. That and the fact that tablets allow for more...

USF To Allow Students To Borrow Drones From The Library

06/24/2014, Drones are expensive. Or at least the good ones are, so if you’ve always wanted to try your hand at flying a drone whether it be for fun or to film some pretty cool angles, you might require some capital. Well the good news is that if you’re a student...

FCC Proposes $1 Billion A Year To Bring WiFi To All Schools

06/20/2014, There are some schools that are lucky and have the necessary budget to provide WiFi throughout the entire school, thus allowing students, staff, and faculty to access the internet effortlessly. Unfortunately the opposite is also true, where some schools...

High School Student Suspended Over Sarcastic Tweet

06/20/2014, The thing about online messages is that they don’t carry emotion very well, so sometimes what someone says could be construed as offensive, when in reality the other person was only making a joke that has somehow lost its translation over the internet....

The Kano Kit Will Teach Children How To Build Their Own Computers

06/16/2014, Putting together your own computer might seem like a daunting task, especially when you have so many parts to choose from, and when you’re not sure what each part does and what do all those numbers mean. We suppose had we been taught at a young age how...

Starbucks Will Pay For Its Employees’ Online College Fees

06/16/2014, One of the reasons why employees will quit a company is because they feel like they have no where else to go within the organization, or that the company they work for has no interest in furthering their career or their skills. What companies can do is...

Linus Torvalds: Not Everyone Needs To Learn To Code

06/09/2014, Should everyone be learning how to code, just like how everyone should learn how to read, write, and do basic arithmetic? Well there are some who are proponents of the idea that children these days should be taught basic programming skills, but if...

VTech Announces InnoTab Series Of Children’s Tablets

06/08/2014, Tablets are typically viewed as gadgets used by teens/adults. After all what do kids need with a tablet, right? However we guess with the way technology is being integrated into our lives now, kids might find tablets more entertaining than conventional...

Surface Pro 3 Will Be Used In Elite Private School

06/05/2014, The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 was announced not too long ago. The device, for those who might have missed our coverage, is essentially a larger version of Microsoft’s Surface series of tablets. This is actually a good thing because according to reviews,...