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Finish 3.0 Makes All Of The App’s Premium Features Free. Apple Design Award-winning slacker-productivity app Finish is announcing its biggest update in a year today with the release of version 3.0 on the App Store.

Finish 3.0 Makes All Of The App’s Premium Features Free

The biggest change isn’t the introduction of any major feature in particular; instead, Finish designer Ryan Orbuch tells me that the update is all about opening up the app’s premium feature set for its entire user base. In a phone call, Orbuch told TechCrunch that his app’s target market of procrastinating teenagers just doesn’t pay for things on the App Store. Andy Carvin's Waste of Bandwidth. Decoding Social Media Data. The Modbook Pro X Convertible MacBook Is The Most Impressive Tablet. This number represents how hot an article is at any given time.

The Modbook Pro X Convertible MacBook Is The Most Impressive Tablet

Apple may make a laptop and a tablet, but nothing they've put out thus far has the capability to be both at once. A portable Bluetooth keyboard on an iPad only does so much, and there's no way an iPad's processor can replicate an actual MacBook. From the same people who previously turned MacBooks into tablets before the iPad comes the Modbook Pro X, a 15.4-inch Retina Quad-Core Mac OS X tablet, which might be the most impressive tablet ever. Modbook Pro X — 15.4" Retina Quad-Core Mac OS X Tablet by Modbook Inc. There’s never been a tablet quite like the Modbook Pro X.

Modbook Pro X — 15.4" Retina Quad-Core Mac OS X Tablet by Modbook Inc.

Designed from the ground up for power and speed, with a large and bright high-resolution display and a highly sensitive pen tablet interface, the Modbook Pro X takes tablet computing to another level. The Modbook Pro X sports a 15.4-inch (diagonal) Apple Retina display with a 2,880 x 1,800 pixel resolution at 220 pixels per inch. Its digitizer pen offers 2,048 pressure levels, pen tilt and rotate functionality, programmable dual side-switches, a digital eraser and replacement nib set. The Modbook Pro X is configurable with up to a 2.8GHz quad-core Intel Core i7 processor, integrated Intel Iris Pro Graphics with an optional NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M GPU, up to 32GB of 1600MHz random-access memory, and up to 2TB of 1GB/sec PCIe flash storage.

8 Tips and Tricks for LinkedIn Power Users. You have hundreds of connections, stacks of skills and endorsements, a killer review of your experience and a flattering but professional headshot.

8 Tips and Tricks for LinkedIn Power Users

Broadcast your hangout to the world for free - Google+ Hypertext Essay. Hypertext is writing on the web that incorporates the use of hyperlinks.

Hypertext Essay

This is its main feature and what makes it different from regular writing. Programs « OESIS 2013 : Online Education Symposium for Independent Schools. (It is large so give it a few seconds!)

Programs « OESIS 2013 : Online Education Symposium for Independent Schools

Key for Audience Focus: Elementary Middle High. No more books: High school goes all digital. WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Out of curiosity, Nicholas Dadario weighed his backpack last year when it was filled with textbooks for his high school freshman honors classes at Archbishop Stepinac High School.

No more books: High school goes all digital

It weighed 35 pounds. That backpack is going to be much lighter this year. Stepinac in White Plains has become one of the first high schools in the country to drop all textbooks like dead weight and replace them with a "digital library. " When students started classes Monday, they were zipping to an app or website on their tablet or laptop and had instant access to all 40 texts in the Stepinac curriculum, not to mention all sorts of note-taking, highlighting and interactive features.

8 Gmail Hacks That Will Change The Way You Use Email. Creating an eBook with InDesign (Part 1) Share this Episode Please select a language: Autoplay End of Video Show End Screen Default Quality Adjust your embed size below, then copy and paste the embed code above.

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Community Translation. 50 Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed. It has been another action-packed week here at Mashable.

50 Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed

We've been covering the newest gadgets coming out of Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the Pope's last Tweet and the fate of Groupon CEO Andrew Mason. We know you've been busy with your own lives, so we rounded up the most important updates in tech and social media to keep you informed. So read below for tons of digital media resources, new innovative apps and much more.


Operators and more search help - Web Search Help - Web Search Help. You can use symbols or words in your search to make your search results more precise.

Operators and more search help - Web Search Help - Web Search Help

Google Search usually ignores punctuation that isn’t part of a search operator. Don’t put spaces between the symbol or word and your search term. A search for will work, but site: won’t. Search social media Put @ in front of a word to search social media. Search for a price. Gedwards30. 6 Examples of Using Twitter in the Classroom. [NOTE: I have published an update to this post, titled "100 Ways To Teach With Twitter". This newer post contains the links below plus a new set of articles that provide a much more robust set of resources for ideas about teaching with Twitter. I highly advise clicking through to that article. Thanks! 10 vital questions to ask before investing in classroom technology. iPads in Education - Exploring the use of iPads and Tablet computers in education. Teaching and Learning: Using iPads in the Classroom.

Updated 01/2014 If I had thirty iPads in my class, what would I do with them? How would I use them to help my students learn better and help me teach better? Perhaps a better question is what would I do with them that I could not do with other tools that are available and cheaper? Certainly iPads are cheaper than computers, desktop or laptop, and they are more mobile. Speaking of computers, they were supposed to be the transformation of teaching and learning as we know it. Kinesthetic Learners The iPad has a number of unique features that provide for interesting possibilities in teaching and learning.

As a completely portable learning tool, the iPad camera allows documentation to be taken to a whole different level. Google Docs. Why Google Docs? Google Apps is a tremendous platform for facilitating online collaboration in your classroom, or beyond. The Ultimate Guide To Using Twitter In Education. Twitter seems to be here to stay. As one of the most popular ways for teachers, students, and the general public to communicate, it’s becoming a must-have tool in almost every teacher’s toolbox.