News Right Under your Fingertips…

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Over the last handful of years, my focus on television news isn’t what it used to be. Recently I discovered the Morning Brew newsletters. The newsletter is delivered to my email inbox every day. These newsletters are quick and easy to read. I love the convenience and how the Morning Brew helps me stay on top of the latest world news.

In this quick access world, it is beneficial to the many different learning styles to have a light and easy to read newsletter. It helps to keep the reader on top of the latest global happenings. As an older adult with a shorter attention span, I can certainly attest to this. Tools such as the Morning Brew Newsletter may be helpful to both the young and old. I recommend the next time you sit down to a cup of coffee to read the Morning Brew. It truly only takes minutes to stay on top of the latest world happenings.

I Can Read Clearly Now…

Wow it is amazing how much easier it is to focus upon reading when there is less clutter surrounding the web article. This is what the Clearly Chrome Ext. provides for the reader. I can see how the extension would support both students and adults who have trouble focusing due to distractions.

The Clearly APP sits in the right hand corner of the web browser.

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All you have to do is click the Clearly Icon, and like magic the distractions disappear.  

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BEFORE

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AFTER

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According to the APP Store Clearly Articles can be saved in Evernote. Here is a trick on how you can save the article as a PDF. Click Print and then Save as PDF. This will allow you to save a PDF to your computer. The PDF article can be uploaded to your Google Drive for future use.

EXTRA BONUS: A text to speech reader can focus on the content of the article when it can skip over the need to read ads and etc…