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Facebook Goes to School

Facebook has teamed with a California charter school to develop software that individualizes education and is being offered to schools for free.

The Changing Stance on Privacy At Facebook

The founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, once famously was quoted as saying that privacy was no longer a "social norm" in a society that seemed compelled to share everything. Since then Facebook has had a tricky relationship with privacy. The company often seems to have a very hard time understanding what users do and don’t want to share with particular people, or the whole world for that matter, and has made a number of faux pas by changing its privacy settings without letting users know that their pages were suddenly accessible by more groups of people.

Why Are Kids So Tech-Savvy?

After more than 35 years in the educational technology field, the answer to the question of why kids are so tech-savvy became obvious to me fairly early in the game...