Teaching Kids to Be Digitally Literate

Teaching Kids to Be Digitally Literate

“If your idea of teaching kids to be digitally savvy means showing them how to avoid phishing scams, create unbreakable passwords and stay off pornographic websites — then experts say you’ve got a lot to learn.” That’s the lead paragraph in the...
National Delete Snapchat Day, June 1

National Delete Snapchat Day, June 1

Today is National Delete Snapchat Day, a grassroots effort to #SaveTheKids from the destructive side of modern technology. Youth advocate Collin Kartchner posted the following on Instagram: Enough is enough. This app is a disaster. Time to say goodbye, Snapchat. You...
Amazon Alexa Skill: Scripture Mastery Book of Mormon

Amazon Alexa Skill: Scripture Mastery Book of Mormon

If you have an Amazon Echo device, you can now teach it to play Scripture Mastery Book of Mormon. Enable this FREE skill in one of three ways: Go to the Scripture Mastery Book of Mormon at Amazon.com and click the “Enable” button. Go to the Alexa app you...
Helping Kids Use Social Sites Safely

Helping Kids Use Social Sites Safely

These days, many kids draw little distinction between real life and online life. They may use social sites designed for children such as Webkinz or Club Penguin, or social sites designed for adults such as Facebook or Instagram. Whatever they’re doing, they...
I Just Can’t Count on Facebook or Twitter Anymore

I Just Can’t Count on Facebook or Twitter Anymore

I used to be able to write an article on LDS365.com and post a teaser about it on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ and it would reach my 6,800 followers on Facebook and my 46,000 followers on Twitter and my 2,500 followers on Google+. But those social networks are now...
Are You Seeing LDS Media Talk on Facebook?

Are You Seeing LDS Media Talk on Facebook?

If you follow LDS Media Talk on Facebook, with the recent changes Facebook made in what it shows to users, you may not be seeing all of our articles. Here’s what you can do about it. What has changed on Facebook? In January, Facebook changed its algorithms to...
How to Follow LDS Media Talk on Facebook

How to Follow LDS Media Talk on Facebook

Facebook is changing its algorithms on what it shows in your Facebook feed. You will now see more posts from your friends and fewer posts from Facebook Pages (like companies and organizations). That’s good because you’ll see fewer ads, but it also means...
Gospel Library iOS 4.2 Update

Gospel Library iOS 4.2 Update

The LDS Gospel Library app 4.2 iOS update is now available. This updated included various changes that brings the iOS version further into a common user experience with the Android 4.3 version that was released about a month ago. These updates include adjusting the...
LDS Church Leaders Share Thoughts on Social Media

LDS Church Leaders Share Thoughts on Social Media

Several leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are using social media to share inspirational messages with people around the world. Below are a few posts from this month that I’ve enjoyed. See a list of Facebook Pages and Twitter...
5 Tips for Using the Gospel Library App

5 Tips for Using the Gospel Library App

Al Fox Carraway recently met with the designer of the Gospel Library mobile app and created a video “5 Tips for Using the Gospel Library App.” It’s packed full of helpful tips on how to improve your study experience with the app.   Below is a summary...
FamilySearch Mobile Tree App

FamilySearch Mobile Tree App

The FamilySearch Tree mobile app is a companion to FamilySearch Family Tree that puts the power of heritage in your hands. With it, you can easily attach photos, stories, and documents to add details and bring your family story to life. With the mobile app, you can:...

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