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Thomas Suarez created the Bustin Jieber app for iPhones and iPads to learn how to develop apps. Photo from ixwebhosting.mobi.

How to be as App Savvy as a Sixth Grader

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, May 1, 2012 - 6:47am

Are you as “app-savvy” as a sixth grader, specifically Thomas Suarez the middle schooler who created the anti-Justin Bieber game Bustin Jieber? Apparently he developed the game himself because he couldn’t find teachers...

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How Old Are Your Ears?

Carl Zornes - Thursday, February 14, 2013 - 7:59am

Hi, and welcome to The Daily Jog, GPB’s newest blog from our Education...

Educational Apps Kids Recommend

Heather Neal - Thursday, February 21, 2013 - 7:32am

Discovery presented a webinar (archived here on our site) presented by students. With some assistance from their teachers, students presented their favorite app to use in the classroom, complete with examples of how...

Safeguarding Your iPhone

Heather Neal - Monday, February 25, 2013 - 7:47am

The iPhone has quite a few built-in safety features. If you’ve given a dependent an iPhone and are now worried about keeping your checking account solvent or if you are concerned about privacy and explicit content...

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Spaced Out with Solar Walk 3D

Carl Zornes - Tuesday, February 26, 2013 - 6:58am

So while Jeremiah has been pumping out posts, I've been procrastinating kind of spaced out... with Solar Walk 3D! It's been a while since I attended high school, but I do remember learning about our solar system. The...

Relive the same moments, over and over...

Life Through an Ultra-Wide Lens

Victoria Bostic - Thursday, February 28, 2013 - 10:53am

As video specialist, and queen of equipment inventory here in the Education and New Media department, I get first dibs on any new cameras and accessories that come in…I love, love, love this part of my job! Just last...

Enabling Text to Speech on iPhone & iPad

Victoria Bostic - Wednesday, March 6, 2013 - 6:23am

Siri, the voice-activated app for iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad, is popular for its ability to translate your speech to text, but apple added a new feature in iOS 5 that is not so well known. Speak Selection is an...

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I Want My Hour Back!

Victoria Bostic - Monday, March 11, 2013 - 1:29pm

On Saturday, my friend asked me if I was ready to Spring Forward. I'm not sure what my face did at that moment, but she recognized the look and quickly changed the subject. Some people are excited to get an extra hour...

Keeping Your Passwords a Secret

Heather Neal - Tuesday, April 16, 2013 - 5:34am

We’re back with another app recommendation. I first heard about this one from a girlfriend who loves it. She started talking about it in our occasional conversation about how our husbands would be lost and confused...

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