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Thinkfinity.org brings educational resources together

Thinkfinity.org brings educational resources together

Teachers consistently remind parents and students to continue educational activities over the summer break to ensure that the following year gets off on the right foot. Kids, however, see the summer break as a time for fun rather than learning. Now there is a legitimate way to combine learning and fun. Thinkfinity.org is a website […]

Palm Pre finally sees the light of day

Palm Pre finally sees the light of day

Palm and Sprint ended months of speculation on May 12 by announcing the upcoming release of Palm Pre, the latest entry into the “iPhone killer” market. The long awaited release date comes with a couple of surprises; first, it is a Saturday, June 6, and secondly, it will be available from a variety of retail […]

Twazzup? A great new Twitter tool, that’s what’s up

Twazzup? A great new Twitter tool, that’s what’s up

Twitter is the 140 character text-based micro-blogging service that has taken the world by storm. Yes, it seems everyone is tweeting these days. So how can we use Twitter to our best advantage? Well, You could use the built in search feature of Twitter though it’s very plain vanilla. Or, you could use Twazzup, the […]

Prattville mayor joins Twitter

Prattville mayor joins Twitter

Mayor Jim Byard, Jr. has joined the approximately six million other users in becoming a member of Twitter. Twitter is a social networking service for friends, family, and co-workers to communicate with each other, using text-based posts of up to 140 characters in length. User updates (known as tweets) are displayed on the user’s profile […]

Games, they’re not just for kids anymore

Games, they’re not just for kids anymore

The very landscape of gaming is going through a fundamental change. When the term gamer comes to mind, one tends to think of a young and hip audience. An audience that consumes various energy drinks and caffeinated beverages as they stare each other down in virtual combat scenarios played out over a global scale. The […]

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