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Dean Mantz

Awesome Free Digital Video Converter and Streaming Apps For Mac - 15 views

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    Apps for Mac that stream and convert digital video.
Dean Mantz

Digital Footprints- Your New First Impression - The Educator's PLN - 35 views

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    This is a very simple video that does a great job of explaining why your digital footprint should be monitored and kept positive.
Fred Delventhal

OverDrive - digital eBooks, audiobooks, music & video for library, school & retail - 19 views

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    Now supports ePub books from the library!!!!


    "Download OverDrive Media Console v2.0 for Android or iPhone today!

    * Read Adobe® EPUB eBooks.
    * Find libraries using the new 'Get Books' feature.
    * Listen to MP3 Audiobooks.

    Choose OverDrive Media Console for your computer or mobile device…

    * Download content on your Android, BlackBerry, iPhone, or Windows Mobile device.
    * Play audiobooks on Mac & Windows (plus music & video on Windows).
    * Burn audio to CD on Windows & Mac.
    * Transfer titles from Windows & Mac to most devices."
Dean Mantz

Growing Up Digital, Wired for Distraction - NYTimes.com - 9 views

  • On YouTube, “you can get a whole story in six minutes,” he explains. “A book takes so long. I prefer the immediate gratification.
  • Researchers say the lure of these technologies
  • is particularly powerful for young peopl
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  • Their brains are rewarded
  • not for staying on task but for jumping to the next thing
  • I am trying to take back their attention from their BlackBerrys and video games,” he says. “To a degree, I’m using technology to do it
  • Last semester, his grade point average was 2.3 after a D-plus in English and an F in Algebra II. He got an A in film critique.

    “He’s a kid caught between two worlds,” said Mr. Reilly — one that is virtual and one with real-life demands.

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