Category: Technology (page 1 of 13)

Keeping Kids Engaged with Reading in the Smartphone Era

In today’s digital world, it seems so rare that we can get our kids to sit down and read. In fact, 75% of parents with kids ages 6-17 agree: “I wish my child would read more books for fun!” The problem is that many children don’t feel engaged... Read More

Apple Music Lands On Amazon Echo Devices

On December 17th – you’ll be able to stream Apple Music through Amazon Echo devices. The addition of the competing music service rounds out the smart speaker’s music streaming offerings that already include Amazon Music, iHeartRadio, Pandora,... Read More

What we need to know about the 2018 Mac mini

The mini was unveiled during Apple’s recent media event. Apple has positioned its diminutive Mac at professional users, showing off hundreds of Mac minis working together, touting its capabilities as a server and even illustrating how well the... Read More

What’s the difference with 5G? @TeamHSI

The term 5G can include different types of connection technology, like fixed wireless or cellular networks, but it all uses the same protocol to improve performance. Essentially the biggest difference between 5G wireless networks and the currently... Read More

Publish This Email

If you don’t have time to create a blog and if you need to find a quick place to upload your content online to share it with others, then this tool is just for you! PublishThis  will create a web page for you in seconds. The only thing you need to... Read More

How to Create the Most Effective Instagram Videos

There is no doubt that Instagram has become one of the fastest evolving social platforms these past few years. The Mobile-First trend, Square videos, Live Streams, Instagram Stories, and now IGTV – these features have made this social network... Read More

Safe YouTube?

Youtube is a great source for English teaching classes but the ads and some offensive comments may distract students from viewing the videos in a safe and a friendly way.  I’ve used SafeShare for a long time but as it is paid anymore and as you... Read More

Protecting your personal information

Information is the currency of the internet. Your privacy on the internet depends on your ability to control both the amount of personal information that you provide and who has access to that information. Is your information at risk on the... Read More

Benefits Of Getting Verified On Instagram

In the last few years, Instagram has been rolling out new and exciting changes to their platform. In June 2018, Instagram users were introduced to IGTV (Instagram’s version of social television where users can upload and share 1-hour videos.) And... Read More

Full Sail University Is Building The Largest On-Campus Collegiate Esports Arena in the U.S.

Full Sail University, a private, for-profit college based in Winter Park, Fla., has announced plans to build an on-campus esports arena to support the school’s varsity esports team. At 11,200 square feet, the stadium will be the largest esports... Read More

Three in four Facebook users say they’ll take action over the latest hack

News of a hack affecting 50 million Facebook users made waves Friday among the social network’s more than 2 billion monthly active users. A vulnerability in the site’s “View As” feature, which lets users see what their profile... Read More

Heavy Fire: Red Shadow

Video game publisher and developer Mastiff today announced Heavy Fire: Red Shadow, the next action-packed installment in the Heavy Fire series, will be released on October 16. Heavy Fire: Red Shadow will be available on the Xbox One family of... Read More

Verizon To Start Rolling Out 5G On October 1st

Verizon, which, as we’ve noted, seems to be going the “we’re a technology company” route, is going to be rolling out 5G slightly ahead of the rest of the pack. Houston, Indianapolis, Los Angeles and Sacramento are the lucky cities chosen for... Read More

Have You Been PWNED?

In what’s becoming an almost regular occurrence, yet another data breach exposing millions of personal records has occurred. Recently, concert ticketing service Ticketfly has announced that 26 million user records have been leaked. With data breaches... Read More

Keeping Tabs on Tech this School Year

Now that summer is winding down, it’s a great time to check in with your kids and ensure they’re interacting with their peers and participating in activities that don’t always revolve around technology. A recent ASHA... Read More

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