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A PTA for the 21st Century

A new model for educational philanthropy provides small-dollar donors with big-smile results.

By Jul. 31, 2007


U.S. just getting on board Safer Internet Day (podcast)

A mostly European event to educate youth on safer Internet practices is starting to get attention in the U.S.

By Feb. 4, 2013


Microsoft's reorg memo hints at InfoNav, Moorea, new meeting tech

CEO Steve Ballmer's reorg memo from last week is worth a closer look. There are some interesting hints about Microsoft's plans for rumored business intelligence, data curation, and meeting technologies.

By Jul. 15, 2013


Name Buddy: Name-jogging app for iOS

App is a simple database-style app with searchable notes that can lead you to that forgotten name that's just on the tip of your tongue.

By Jul. 12, 2011


Apple iBooks in schools: Devil is in the hardware

CNET Reviews Editor in Chief Lindsey Turrentine knows schools, and she's sad to say that outfitting public classrooms with sophisticated hardware will cause more problems than schools are ready to face.

By Jan. 19, 2012


'Open source' public school philanthropy goes national

DonorsChoose.org connects teachers and citizen philanthropists through its site. The program has just gone national to include every public school in the U.S.

By Nov. 16, 2007


Parents, get your education.com here

A Silicon Valley upstart caters to time-pressed parents with a new reference Web site that's all about child-age schooling.

By Jun. 21, 2007


125-inch plasma throws a curve

Prototype from Japan's Shinoda is just 1 millimeter thick.

By May. 16, 2008


Offender Locator for iPhone tracks sex offenders (review)

Offender Locator for iPhone tracks registered sex offenders and displays them on a map using your current location via the iPhone GPS.

By Aug. 5, 2009


Is technology ruining children's lives in Colorado?

A woman in Castle Rock, Colorado claims to be aghast that eighteen students in a middle school attended by her sons sent naked cellphone-made pictures of themselves to each other.

By Jun. 7, 2008