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Sunday, December 28, 2003
Sunday, December 21, 2003
Educator's Reference Desk While the U.S. Department of Education will discontinue the AskERIC service December 19th, you will still have access to the resources you've come to depend upon. Through The Educator's Reference Desk (http://www.eduref.org) you can access AskERIC's 2,000+ lesson plans, 3,000+ links to online education information, and 200+ question archive responses.
Sunday, December 14, 2003
PowerPoint Makes You Dumb This year, Edward Tufte -- the famous theorist of information presentation -- made precisely that argument in a blistering screed called The Cognitive Style of PowerPoint. In his slim 28-page pamphlet, Tufte claimed that Microsoft's ubiquitous software forces people to mutilate data beyond comprehension.
Akron Struggles to Save Jobs Despite a $5.5-Million Shortfall Akron–Summit County Public Library senior staff announced an austere list of measures
Monday, December 08, 2003
Motorist gets vehicle registered online during traffic stop When officer Jason Zier pulled over a 1992 Mazda 626 on Thursday afternoon, the vehicle's registration had expired. By the time he'd finished writing up Sean Leach for the infraction, the car was legal again
Fact Sheet: President Bush Signs the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003 The legislation will provide consumers, companies, consumer reporting agencies, and regulators with important new tools that expand access to credit and other financial services for all Americans, enhance the accuracy of consumers' financial information, and help fight identity theft.