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Social Networking in STEM Education

By Anna Zernone Giorgi As educators recognize the value of social networking in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) education, students of all ages are tapping into social media for more than sharing photos and keeping track of their friends’ activities. Educators are using social networking platforms such as Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter to keep […]

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5 Ways to Find Awesome Content Ideas When You Don’t Feel Inspired

A few weeks ago, the light bulb went on with a great article idea. Unfortunately, it didn’t last long. I lost my excitement when a quick Google search revealed that my great idea had already been done by other content writers and big news sites like Forbes and The Huffington Post. When it came to […]

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5 Basic Tools for a Digital Nomad’s Toolkit

Being a digital nomad means being constantly on the move. In one year’s time, such a person might as well see all of the continents (some multiple times) and live in more than 10 different countries. All of this is possible thanks to a flexible job, which allows you to travel and work from anywhere in the […]

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Five Technologies Missing From Your Business

Business technology is always updating, and your business should make efforts to stay ahead of the curve. With the right tools your company can get ahead of the competition and market more effectively to the right people. Here are five technologies missing from your operations that you should make a priority to add. Trend Mining […]

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The Best 5 VPNs for Google Chrome

Google Chrome has taken the world by storm as the most popular web browser. With 51 percent of the world’s internet users now on this platform, Chrome has built a dedicated following with desktop and mobile users alike. Their software works on all operating systems and has proven to be seamless and intuitively user friendly. […]

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Smart Homes – Homes of the Future?

On paper, smart homes definitely look and sound like the future. When you see smart homes that have been realized, they seem even more astounding, being fully integrated and offering an unprecedented quality of life. However, when you scratch a bit further, you discover a few things that make smart homes seem somewhat unrealistic and […]

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Is App Indexing the Future of Mobile Search?

Google kept people wondering: what was the second part of its mobile-friendly ranking algorithm that went live on April 21, 2015? The first part was obviously focused on SEOs and Webmasters to get their websites “mobile friendly” before the deadline. Now it’s clear what the other part was. Google will put app content in search results. The […]

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Will ‘Text-Neck’ Damage The Next Generation Of Smartphone Users?

Smartphones have become an integral part of our daily lives. For many years, we have read horror stories about how mobile phones are damaging both our mental and physical health, yet we choose to ignore and feed our addictions. What Is Text Neck? Mobile phones have been said to cause headaches, insomnia, loss of productivity, memory […]

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Health Technology 2015: Five New Treatments We Can Look Forward To

The healthcare industry is making sweeping changes to the way we think about medicine, and incredible new technologies are developing every day. With new machines, medicines, and treatments, our healthcare is vastly improving. Here are five new treatments we can look forward to! Wearables Although most wearables envision preventing the deterioration of health by keeping […]

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New Knowledge: How Cancer Treatments Are Changing With Technology

In recent years there have been many advances in technology that have made medical procedures more effective and this includes cancer treatments. These new treatments have many benefits including reduced treatment time and improved comfort levels in patients. The new treatments have also improved the safety in cancer patients. With these new improved options we […]

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