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Community college may be the secret sauce in affordable education

Getting into college may be the end game for high school seniors, but a far bigger challenge awaits: Getting out of college with a degree and a manageable amount of debt. “Families are so busy focusing on the first day of college, they don’t think about what life after college is going to be like,” says Jodi Okun, founder of ... Read More »

HDMI-CEC: The secret to streaming-remote simplicity

Streaming boxes like Roku and Apple TV are building in power and volume controls to make your TV remote redundant. Credit: Thinkstock 1COMMENT Jared Newman | @onejarednewman TechHive Nov 10, 2016 3:00 AM When I cut the cable TV cord nearly eight years ago, juggling multiple remote controls was a necessity. At minimum, you needed one for your television and ... Read More »

Anonymous messaging Secret app ‘worth $100m’ shut down – jeepininmidwest

Anonymous messaging service Secret, at one stage thought to be valued at more than $100m (£66.5m), is shutting down. Founder David Byttow said: “Secret does not represent the vision I had when starting the company” and that he believed in “failing fast”. The app was created, in part, to promote free speech but was criticised for promoting cyber-bullying. User numbers ... Read More »