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Kirby: A slide rule numbers ninja is a thing of the past

...down because pretty soon nobody will remember all our educational low-technology that created today's successful high-tech world.Things such as: OLD SCHOOL: Blackboards, which were usually green, but still called blackboards. You wrote...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bill-kirby/2014-08-04/kirby-numbers-ninja-slid
Technology overload slows communication

...no response ? even when she's the one unsuccessfully trying to contact someone ? is just part of life in a high-tech world. A lot of young people say that, so they've become accustomed to having to try again, or try a different mode...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2013-03-07/technology-overload-slows-communica
Businesses oppose reform bill

...actually make it tougher to find employees with the specific skills and experience they need in the fast-changing high-tech world. Currently, high-tech companies recruit specific foreigners who possess the precise skills they need. These...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/23/bus_129499.shtml
Business
TV Lookout: highlights (and lowlights) for the week

...inmate. - "E-Ring" (9 p.m., NBC). A slick, fast-paced thriller about global security set in the high-tech world of the Pentagon. Stars Benjamin Bratt and Dennis Hopper. - "Invasion" (10 p.m., ABC). Set in a small Florida...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/18/tel_3206.shtml
Television
Homework shines an appealing light on adulthood

...faulting family members rarely works. STRATEGY NO. 2: Technical difficulties. This is a very common excuse in our high-tech world. Computers are wonderful things, but computers are also prone to failure. Everyone knows that and these excuses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/24/kir_385867.shtml
Bill Kirby
Educate Americans, boost voter turnout

...most basic of our civic responsibilities, is relevant to the sum of our efforts in each community. In a complex, high-tech world of polling, advertising and "spin," the basics still apply - politicians listen to voters - if we vote. (Editor's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/12/op_301215.shtml
Opinion columns
Technology center lets science work

...Support Center develops techniques and technologies to help law enforcement agencies combat crime in an increasingly high-tech world. "Technology is with us to stay," said the law enforcement lab's Paul Deason. "The bad news, of course...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/27/tec_303363.shtml
XXX Technology
Internet, computers affect learning

...and spontaneity, and can help students with creative writing assignments, such as writing poetry." Even in a high-tech world, basic approaches still work well, she said. Writing often in many different disciplines and different styles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/31/bac_294156.shtml
Back to school
Help wanted: NFL, NBA make their pitch to minorities

NEW YORK -- The NFL and NBA are hanging out help wanted signs. And those who can function in the high-tech world of the 21st century are asked to apply. Appearing at the Rev. Jesse Jackson's Rainbow/Push Wall Street Project, NFL commissioner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/15/oth_279487.shtml
Other sports
Grants aid hiring of elderly

A high-tech world requires high-tech training, and South Carolina businesses could be compensated for providing that valuable know-how to older...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/23/bus_266189.shtml
Business