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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)