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Links You’ll Love – 1-24-14

Do you think Jewish kids need to have “ethical tune-ups?” This thought-provoking post explores that.

Looking for free iPad apps? Bookmark Appsaga and HappiPapa for free apps and reviews. And how about Apps Gone Free, an app that lists daily free offers…

EDpuzzle is very, very cool. It gives you the opportunity to find an online video, crop it, add a voiceover and embed quizzes along the way to track student understanding. Awesome for teachers… or for students to use! Free (for now).

If you’re looking to follow some awesome teacher blogs, here are some suggestions.

Word Hippo is a cool resource if you’re searching for synonyms, antonyms, definitions, rhyming words and more.

For a fascinating trip back in time, check out these brief video clips explaining (or not explaining, as it were) what the Internet is (was):

Today show hosts off camera trying to figure out what the “@” sign means:

A 1981 news piece about newspapers exploring delivering content electronically:

Here’s a 1995 Newsweek Tech & Science article on why an online database will never replace your daily newspaper.

And, finally, Steve Jobs in 1980 predicting what people might be doing with the computers they were designing:

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