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Can Mindfulness Stop Internet Addiction in Teens?

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 09.20.2016 | Parents
Greater Good Science Center

By Kira M. Newman When I was a teen, going online still meant getting in the car and driving to the local library. At some point we got a dial-up con...

Lebanese Journos on Chopping Block

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 09.04.2016 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

The ax is falling hard, and fast, on Lebanese journalists as media cut budgets, hire younger staffers, increase their online presence, seek cheap solu...

Sharks Are Citizens, Too: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 08.31.2016 | Impact
Ari Nessel

In every ocean, sharks are highly sought out... By one another and by the human race for their meat and for their valuable fin, often used in cuisine and trading.

Digital Detox

Lori Axler | Posted 08.29.2016 | Technology
Lori Axler

On my family adventure this summer, I gave into the unreliable cell reception throughout several national parks from Yellowstone down to The Petrified Forest...and UNPLUGGED.

Business Strategies That Will Put You Ahead Of The Game

Kelly Benamati | Posted 07.13.2016 | Business
Kelly Benamati

The online world of entrepreneurship has exploded in the last few years and the marketplace has become very saturated.

7 Steps To Safer Passwords For All Your Online Accounts

Adam Levin | Posted 06.23.2016 | Technology
Adam Levin

Some passwords are funny. Some are pretty weird. Some can be a math problem. Many can be laughably easy to hack (I give you "dadada, ""qwerty," "password" and"123qwe" to name a few.) -- or very tricky. But one thing is for sure, they are never really 100 percent hack proof.

There's a Day for Everything Now

Geoff Livingston | Posted 06.09.2016 | Impact
Geoff Livingston

Overcoming the noise-inspired doldrums -- what I call the Fundraising Wall -- becomes a central challenge for the capable online fundraiser competing in a crowded market.

Health and Technology: What You Should Know

Suren Ramasubbu | Posted 05.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Suren Ramasubbu

We are pioneers in a new world -- the digital world. As we seek to plant flags on new tech summits, it is important to be aware of the health risks involved in navigating this unknown and rocky terrain. Technology-induced accidents notwithstanding, the gadgets have already produced a variety of physical and mental maladies among the general public, which have been unknown or hitherto restricted to specific occupations.

To Save Journalism Follow the Money

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 04.20.2016 | Media
Michael Rosenblum

Image courtesy Wikicommons Journalism is a business. It is about making money. Here's a good rule of thumb: If there is no revenue, there is no jou...

Breaking Down Barriers for Special Needs Children

Suren Ramasubbu | Posted 04.20.2016 | Education
Suren Ramasubbu

No other field of education benefits as much from progress in technology as special education. Most developed and developing countries around the worl...

The Changing Dynamic Between the Teacher and the Taught

Suren Ramasubbu | Posted 04.13.2016 | Education
Suren Ramasubbu

Teachers, administrators, parents, students, and educational policy makers must work together on a range of assessment tools in order to optimize school operations and budgetary allocations for technology insertion into education.

Don't Give Up on Bernie Sanders Yet

Taylor Gipple | Posted 04.03.2016 | Politics
Taylor Gipple

Don't think for a second that there isn't still a warm, glowing light at the end of a dark tunnel that is the election process. And that light is shining brighter than ever for Bernie Sanders.

Twenty Cool Things You Can Do with Box

Charles Edge | Posted 04.01.2016 | Technology
Charles Edge

If you are looking for a secure and uncomplicated and file sharing service, you will find to be a wonderful way to share files from any device...

Top 3 Things You Need to Know about the E-Commerce Space

Dorit Sasson | Posted 03.22.2016 | Business
Dorit Sasson

Every online business is modeled after the e-commerce space. Buying and selling on the Internet is definitely not a new notion. And as a business owne...

New Trends in Contemporary Art Fairs lie in Their Evolving Ability to Keep Things Real

Adam James Butcher | Posted 03.18.2016 | Arts
Adam James Butcher

I'll never forget the experience I had years ago when I was invited to the beautiful home of one of my collectors. The highlight of my visit was the wonderful original Miro print I experienced in the downstairs toilet. I absolutely loved the idea of finding this fine art object in such an intimate space.

4 Steps to a Collaborative Portfolio Roadmap

Brian de Haaff | Posted 03.18.2016 | Technology
Brian de Haaff

A product portfolio roadmap is used to set the the strategy and timeline for all product efforts across an entire group or a set of products in an or...

Will Lebanese Papers Become Extinct?

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 03.17.2016 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

The ax is falling fast on Lebanese journalists as word of newspapers going fully online or facing shutdown spread this week amid a sea of political, f...

Some Arab spring gains rolled back in Jordan

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 03.14.2016 | World
Daoud Kuttab

The Independent Federation of Unions in Jordan wanted to hold an event March 8th to celebrate International Women's Day. A hotel hall was booked and...

A Blogger's Guide to Creating a Media Kit

Remie Lund | Posted 03.11.2016 | Business
Remie Lund

As a new blogger, I truly had no idea what a media kit even was, never mind what I should put in it. When you are just starting out as a blogger, reaching out to brands or sponsors can be intimidating but having a media pack or kit makes it simple.

Why Won't Bernie Sanders Support Edward Snowden?

Taylor Gipple | Posted 03.05.2016 | Politics
Taylor Gipple

I'm not surprised that none of the candidates have spoken in favor of Snowden, but I just thought that if there was someone who would stand up for him, it would be Bernie Sanders.

What Do Lebanese Information/Media Ministers Do?

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 03.03.2016 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

It's an intriguing question that continues to baffle those whose countries don't have ministries controlling how information and media work, and a fair number of Lebanese who find such institutions and their heads relics from a bygone age.

The Internet and Bernie Sanders: A Love Story

Taylor Gipple | Posted 02.12.2016 | Politics
Taylor Gipple

There hasn't ever been a presidential candidate who has leveraged the Internet better than Bernie Sanders. It was just a matter of time before a candidate jumped into the interwebs with both feet, but the odd part was it was a 74-year-old grandpa.

New York University Betrays Teaching and Education

Alan Singer | Posted 02.01.2016 | College
Alan Singer

I worry about the proposed NYU model because there actually are seriously flawed programs in place that it emulates. One involves charter schools hiring unqualified teachers and fast-tracking them through certification programs.

Beware This Evil-Genius Airbnb Scam

The Huffington Post | Sarah Grossman | Posted 02.01.2016 | Technology

Last week, I fell for a scam on Airbnb. This is the type of thing you never think will happen to you -- until it does. Online con artists can create w...

25 Reasons to Visit Romania With Diana-Florina Cosmin

Ioana Budeanu | Posted 01.27.2016 | Travel
Ioana Budeanu

All photos by Vali Barbulescu Diana is my model in life. She is an amazing writer, a passionate traveler, a very smart and beautiful woman, she is a ...