Technology In School

3D printer headed to the International Space Station this August
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Astronauts on the International Space Station will need to make room for one more gadget: a NASA-certified 3D printer. The device, designed by Made in Space at NASA’s Ames Research Park in Mountain View, will launch on SpaceX CRS-4 in August, a few…

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Perdido Street School: Public Isn't Buying Substandard …
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Though voters are yet to consider a $2 billion bond act for education infrastructure and technology upgrades at New York schools, Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday named a commission that would provide recommendations …

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Funding for Alamance-Burlington Schools technology …
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BURLINGTON, N.C. — Students in the Alamance-Burlington School System may have to wait at least another year before getting technology upgrades and new computers. The school system asked county commissioners for …

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Smile: Uncle Kracker
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Uncle Kracker’s Smile from his 2009 album, Happy Hour, is one of those tracks that goes from being a random-song-that-Pandora-threw-up to a played-on-loop-all-day-long in about a minute. Read more…

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Move over, John Pilger, let us IT scandal-mongerers stick it to you
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Had enough, you fascist, or shall I tweet you some more? Something for the Weekend, Sir?  Many thanks to the gentle readers who wished me well over the last couple of weeks as I lay in bed watching the ceiling spin.…

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Microsoft in hunt for the practical qubit
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Looking for a technique that scales Redmond says it hs joined the search for a practical qubit, in an effort to kick along the development of quantum computers.…

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Road Trip Pic of the Day, 6/15/14: What is this?
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If you know what today’s picture is, you could be eligible to win a prize in the CNET Road Trip Picture of the Day contest.

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Apple, Cisco back Microsoft in fight over US warrant for data overseas
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The two are the latest to publicly support Microsoft in its protest of a search warrant for customer emails stored abroad.

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Splash! Three times as much water as ALL of Earth’s oceans found TRAPPED underground
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Can it help relieve a drought-plagued world? Well, don’t water that brown lawn just yet A group of US researchers has discovered evidence that deep below the Earth’s surface there may be as much as three times as much water as in all of our oceans combined.…

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