• I'm a high school senior who's been remote learning since last March. Here are 8 apps, including Reddit and Discord, that make it so much easier

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Remote learning during the pandemic presents many challenges, especially if students are juggling other responsibilities. To aid in virtual learning, there are apps and digital tools that can help students feel more focused and organized. Below are 8 apps and websites, from Google Drive to Reddit, that can make learning remotely simpler for a high schooler. When I was sent home from school in March at the onset of the pandemic, I didn't realize I'd be learning remotely...
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  • Amazon is trying to make its Halo fitness band stand out with tech that can analyze your tone of voice and body fat, but it makes me feel insecure instead of motivated

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Amazon's Halo fitness tracker can analyze the tone of your voice to help you understand how you sound to others. It can also use your smartphone's camera to scan your body and calculate your body fat percentage. But I found it difficult to put this data to good use without more context, and most of the Halo's best features require a $3.99 monthly subscription. Visit Insider Reviews for more reviews, buying guides, and deals. Table of Contents: Masthead StickyHalo Like many...
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