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Plagiarism connundrum

Lines on Plagiarism Blur for Students in the Digital Age – NYTimes.com How to deal with this one? It’s not that these kids don’t know any better, but even when you explain it to them, they just don’t care. At … Continue reading

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going digital

A school in Florida is following one in Boston in making the switch to digital. Clearwater High School will replace traditional textbooks with e-readers, likely Kindles according to this piece in St. Petersburg Times. And last year, Cushing Academy in … Continue reading

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A Reuters piece from BookExpo America, points out an all too common problem with new technology: it may be cool, but until everyone settles on a standard, it’s hard to create a business model. This has happened countless times in … Continue reading

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More on Google Editions

Interesting point in this article from Robert McGarvey at Internet Evolutions (quoting New York media consultant Brian O’Leary): “Amazon is good at selling us books when we look for books, but Google may be positioning itself to sell us books when … Continue reading

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