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The best educational software for students

We give you 10 great productivity programs that are perfect for students. They'll help you improve your schoolwork, study more efficiently, and manage your hectic schedule.

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PowerPoint pro tips: Exporting to other formats

It's a multi-platform world. Learn how the versatile Export tool can make your presentation readable on any kind of device.

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Google launches online course to help you ‘think like an Android developer’

The course, available in both free and paid tiers, offers training in Google’s vision of Android design and programming .

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FCC approves plan to spend $1B a year on school Wi-Fi

Republican commissioners continue to question where the money will come from

Turn tablet time into learning time with fun apps

If your kids love using tablets to play games, it's easy to sneak in some educational content without ruining the fun.

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Commissioners rip FCC's spendy school Wi-Fi plan

Republican members of the FCC question where $5 billion for schools and libraries will come from.

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Microsoft adds Yammer to more Office 365 editions

After bundling it with Office 365 Enterprise plans, Microsoft is now adding it to school and midsize business editions.

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Panasonic launches Windows hybrid tablet for classrooms

Panasonic debuts the 10-inch "3E" tablet, a Windows hybrid with features to facilitate STEM education.

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FCC proposes $1 billion per year for Wi-Fi in schools

The plan would also aim to prevent fraud in the E-Rate Internet funding program.