The ‘F’-Word: Once Heard, Cannot Be Unheard

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I feel I speak on behalf of every single person that has dealt with these issues that it shouldn’t GET better, it should BE better from day one.

Unplugged

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All of Pat Brothwell’s technology decided to malfunction last weekend, what he learned about himself was eye opening.

The Reason I Go Home

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“Where we love is home; home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

Stivers Cartoons: Better Than A Loose Screw

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Better Than A Loose Screw

Juggling Real and Online Life For Our Kids

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In a world where we become more and more dependent on technology, Doug Zeigler tries find an equilibrium between the real and online worlds for his children.

How to Ride a Bus

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Josh Bowman is spending the next couple of weeks offering tips on how to do basic activities (you’re welcome). Today: riding a bus.

Komplicated Solutions: The Modern Man’s Utility Belt [@hannibaltabu]

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The modern man is beset on all sides by challenges logistical and psychological. Here’s a possible solution.

“You can’t ask a kid to juxtapose Duke Ellington with Lil’ Wayne; he did that on his own.”

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This is a comment by Jesse Stoner on the post “Who I Am: Poems by Kids”.

Apple to Pair With Foxconn to Help Prevent Worker Abuses

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Mark Radcliffe takes note of Apple, Inc’s promise to help Foxconn create a safer and more ethical workplace for the workers who manufacture their products.

Gadgets: A Perfect Storm of Wrong

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Thaddeus Howze thinks gadgets are failing us, despite their touted awesomeness to humanity.

Would You Sell Your Kidney For An iPad?

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A Chinese teen sold one of his kidneys in order to buy an iPad. Joanna Schroeder wonders what metaphorical organs we’ve all been selling to keep up with our consumerist culture.

Open Discussion Thread: What’s Your Favorite Gadget?

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iPad, Nook, iPod, Droid or other? What’s your favorite gadget?

Tech: Turn a Site into an App through Apps Builder [@akilshohen]

It’s not so hard to convert ideas into apps with the help of an Italian company.

I’d Suck at Being a Teen Today

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“A teenage me would be only a glimmer when compared to most kids today.”

The Fakir

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Jackie Summers offers inspiring Valentine’s Day advice for would-be Cupids.

About a Boy and a (Temporarily) Secret Chord

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You might not be able to teach your son to love music, Jason Fry writes, but you can still put him on the right paths.

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