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Can Your Smartphone Change the World?

by Erinne Paisley
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 100
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: media studies, internet

Can Your Smartphone Change the World? is a twenty-first-century guide for anyone who has access to a smartphone. This how-to manual looks at specific ways you can create social change through the tap of a screen. Filled with examples of successful hashtag campaigns, viral videos and new socially conscious apps, the book provides practical advice f …



A Groundwork Guide

by Wayne Grady, series edited by Jane Springer
edition: eBook
  • age: 14 to 100
  • Grade: 9 to 17
tagged: history of science

A sweeping history of technology’s advance that raises the crucial question of whether we are in control of technology, or whether technology controls us. An excellent introduction to technology for young adults.

There is no doubt that we have come to rely on technology, not only for our comfort and convenience, but for our very survival as a …

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