Gaming and kids: Fun and games and learning?

The Indianapolis Star ran an interesting article about video games recently. As a parent of kids who enjoy video games, I found some of the insights about the potential for “playful learning” reassuring. But as school approaches, I’m reminded of how video games can interfere with academic performance, including homework and wakefulness at school.

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Security Matters: IT help for the rest of us

I’m not exaggerating when I say that few things can frustrate me as much or as quickly as a tech glitch, when my computer or device for some curious reason just stops doing what I want (human error, virus, server problem …), often when I’m on some sort of deadline. Insanely helpful one minute — […]