In an age of disappearing prison libraries, jail profiteers provide “free” crapgadget tablets that charge prisoners by the minute to read Project Gutenberg ebooks

We’ve seen a few different Chromebooks announced at IFA 2018 in Berlin, including 3 models from Lenovo[1] and a consumer-targeted, premium device from Dell[2]. Not to be outdone, Acer unveiled a long-awaited refresh of its Chromebook 14[3], although the press release was suspiciously devoid of pertinent specifications such as the processor, storage, and RAM. Thankfully, we were able to check it out…...

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Flimsiest

They work, of course, remotely, she in her home office on the Far Northwest Side, he from an apartment in Hyde Park. To observe a lesson is to understand how laborious this is, as she employs what she calls “a multisensory reading technique,” which involves finger tapping each sound to feel where each sound falls in a word in order…...

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NewswireToday Leading Press Releases

  Mother’s Day is right around the corner and debut author Tawny Weber has the perfect solution to that age old gift-buying question — what do Mom’s love? Lingerie, romance, and enough “me time” to enjoy both are high on her list of the things that remind her that there is more to life than casseroles and carpools. But if...

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Daily Republic

Vacaville tops daily case list as Newsom hints at stay-at-home extensions[1] Some bicyclists wear masks, Monday, Dec. 21, 2020. (Robinson Kuntz/Daily Republic) FAIRFIELD — As the fog settled in, and visibility on the roads became less clear, so too did the end date for the state’s stay-at-home order. Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday it was likely the health order would...

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