RIP BlackBerry? TCL Partnership Ends This Summer

TCL, which has been making BlackBerry-branded phones since 2016, will cease production this summer. After Aug. 31, 2020, TCL will no longer sell BlackBerry handsets, nor does it have the right to "design, manufacture or…

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A Few Good Reminders for Safer Internet Day

Today is Safer Internet Day. As Google is reminding people when who visit Google.com today, it's a good day to perform a little check-up on your account security. That means making sure you're using strong…

Fifteen Digital Citizenship Resources for K-12

As it is Safer Internet Day it's a good time share the following excerpt from my free Practical Ed Tech Handbook. Common Sense Education (often referred to as Common Sense Media) offers an extensive set…

Write Faster With These Two New Google Docs…

Two new Google Docs features are rolling out to all G Suite users beginning today. Today, Google announced the addition of Smart Compose in Google Docs for G Suite users. Earlier today, Google also announced…

How to Raise Climate-Resilient Kids

In the face of climate change, children need positive stress as well as compassion to maintain mental health and inform their responses. Feb 18, 2020 Climate-related disasters are on the rise, and carbon emissions are…

There Is a Case for Bloomberg. It’s Just…

I, for one, don’t welcome our new oligarchic overlords. Photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images Michael Bloomberg was, until a couple months ago, one of America’s leading advocates for racially discriminatory policing, financial deregulation, and slashing Social…