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...multi-generational family trips, guests are asked to "turn off and stow their smart phones, tablets and other portable electronic devices during shared group time."Tauck spokesman Tom Armstrong says the company understands that digital devices can...

...we found that the stations worth listening to were off the air.The instant the power returned, we charged every electronic device so we would be ready should the power fail again. We hoped all that usage wouldn't cripple the system anew.We...
Legislative negotiators seek education resolution improve Internet service for schools with lower download speeds and a grant program to provide students with electronic devices such as tablets to help modernize learning. The total cost of the Senate package for next year would be $125 million...
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...different locations for those students. No cell phones, IPods, IPads, MP3 players, calculators, or any other electronic device in testing area. Remind students to keep them in their lockers. If they bring them to the testing...
What others say: Americans are using less electricity, it also plays a key strategic role in reducing the nation's reliance on foreign oil. And more efficient electronic devices also have the benefit of reducing consumption of carbon fuels, consequently reducing damage to the environment...
Refuge Notebook: Integrated technology brings nature into focus

...may be done best through integrating technology and nature instead of ignoring the screens, tablets and other electronic devices that most of us have with us every day. Educators are aware that technology can be an effective tool to reach today's...
New laws take effect for 2014

...citizens.- SMARTPHONE INSURANCE: A new law spells out rules for insurers to provide insurance for portable electronic devices, including cellphones, laptops and tablets. The idea is to provide regulation in the market to protect consumers...
KPBSD board hears public comment

...sanctioned activity to Nikolaevsk School and approved revisions to BP 5138 Student Possession and Use of Personal Electronic Devices, including cellular phones and BP 6172 Special Education. The board also approved a list of 2014 State and Federal...
An open letter to Santa Claus

...I sound like the Grinch, complaining about the "noise, noise, noise," but which elf had the idea to build electronic devices with no off switch? And the batteries in those things last forever. Somewhere, a second-hand Scoop is still...
The downside of technology

...compass, the technology of which was available before the Vikings discovered North America, has never let me down.Electronic devices let you down at the worst possible time. If I can't have an uninterrupted conversation on a cell phone with someone...


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