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Technology: Learn More

These external resources were used to write new technology questions for this program year. These resources correspond with the "word of the day" feature and weekly vocabulary quiz. These links are provided as a convenience and are not an endorsement by LifeSmarts.

Internet advertising and marketing
    Opt out-- FTC: Stopping unsolicited mail, phone calls, and e-mails
Education and health technology
Tech hardware and software
    Ransomware-- The New York Times: How to Protect Yourself From Ransomware Attacks
Online terminology
    FCC-- Federal Communications Commission
Digital awareness and law
    Plagiarism-- Indiana University Bloomington: How to Recognize Plagiarism
    Skimming-- The Balance: How Credit Card Skimming Works
Communication & Social Networks
    4G-- Digital Trends: 3G and 4G: What's the Difference?
    SMS-- Search Mobile Computing: Short Message Service
    Software-- Open Projects: Computer Software Definition
    Memory-- HowStuffWorks: How Computer Memory Works
Other Technologies
    Apps-- OnGuardOnline: Understanding Mobile Apps
    RFID-- HowStuffWorks: How RFID Works
    Roaming-- FCC: Roaming for Mobile Wireless Services
    VoIP-- FCC: Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP)
Cyber-ethics