Category Archives: Technology

Technology In Sacramento’s Classrooms Is Becoming Increasingly Important For Educators

Originally posted on CBS Sacramento:
William Silveira, a teacher at Natomas Charter School, has taught in schools in Sacramento, Tokyo, Rio de Janeiro, Santo Domingo and Madrid. He has a B.A. in History and English from UC Berkeley, an M.A.…

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Viral Video: Rope swing zipline at NFL stadium

Originally posted on fox13now.com:
  Local YouTuber devinsipertramp visited Jacksonville, Florida to film his latest daredevil video. Devin and his crew decided to try out a zipline over EverBank Field, home of the Jacksonville Jaguars NFL team. See…

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Solar flares could impact airline passengers, crew

Originally posted on WTVR.com:
(WTVR) – A relatively big X1-class solar flare erupted from the Sun on January 7. Those dangerous, high-energy particles will slam into our protective shield (the magnetosphere) today, potentially disrupting satellite and radio communications. NOAA…

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LG’s All-in-One Google Computer Looks a Little iMac-ish, but It’ll Be Priced to Sell

Originally posted on Tech:
Non-Apple computers that look like Apple computers are nothing new. Back in 1999 when yours truly was working at the now online-only Circuit City, the very iMac-like eMachines eOne flew off the shelves. It sold itself!…

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Target Gets Nuts, Knocks $50 off Nintendo 3DS XL Until Next Week

Originally posted on Tech:
Insert an animated GIF of Michael Keaton swinging a cane at a vase here: Target just slashed the price of Nintendo’s 3DS XL by 25%, dropping it from its typical $200 perch to a crazyland $150.…

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Apple’s Cylindrical Mac Pro Desktop Will Be Available Tomorrow

Originally posted on Tech:
The long wait is finally over. After about three years without a major overhaul, Apple’s latest Mac Pro desktop is about to go on sale. Starting tomorrow, you’ll be able to order the 9.9-inch-tall cylindrical aluminum…

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NASA postpones Virginia’s Orbital rocket launch to repair Space Station pump module

Originally posted on WTVR.com:
[ooyala code=”5nZ2FxaTroCKKwVlGRWuOWilYJt1DmKh” player_id=”6c21d43b06ee4460a29e40d9542c86ae”] WASHINGTON, DC (NASA HEADQUARTERS) – NASA managers are postponing the upcoming Orbital Sciences commercial cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station to proceed with a series of spacewalks to replace a…

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