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Daniel Tucker

Daniel Tucker is a producer on the business desk at WNYC.

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Study: Teens Share More, Cultivate Their Images Online

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Facebook is waning and Tumblr is rising in the eyes of teens. According to a new study about the use of social media by teenagers, most teens are taking calculated steps to manage their online reputations, including deleting and editing content they have posted on sites like Twitter and Facebook.

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Cursive May Rebound As Tablet Market Expands

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Since the iPad’s debut in 2010, there’s been an explosion in touchscreen tablet computers and large-screen smartphones, and that means more people have the option to write on screens with digital pens, or styluses. Will this trend affect the teaching of penmanship, particularly cursive? One market analyst said if the price drops low enough the new gadgets very well may prevent cursive from evaporating like disappearing ink.

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New School Trains Future Coders and Developers

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

From high-speed trading to e-books in the classroom, New York City is an emerging capital for the development and use of new technologies. WNYC’s New Tech City tours a new high school that aims to train students to speak the language of high-tech innovation.

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For Textbooks, Paper Still Trumps Digital

Monday, September 10, 2012

While the number of Americans who read book on an electronic device is rising, the textbook industry remains a paper-based enterprise. A new study says digital textbooks make up just two percent of overall textbook sales in the United States.

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