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Lorraine Akemann
Attended University of California, San Diego
Lives in Bay Area, CA
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New post on the Blog at Moms With Apps. Happy February!
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Fun to recapture the highlights of #winterbreak  with an awesome family slideshow night. Happy Weekend! #AppleTV  
Our family was busy making memories over winter break. Many of these memories were captured on iPhone Camera Rolls in a …
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My pen was flying over the old fashioned but very useful Steno notepad at Dust or Magic’s Fall conference. Words of wisd…
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Back to basics with a few simple elements of family time 
Did you see the latest report from Common Sense Media? This 2015 national survey shows an average daily media use of 6 h…
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New post on how motherhood helps build real skills for the workplace. #confidence   #motherhood   #career  
Motherhood teaches women skills that are invaluable in the workplace. These 5 skills moms use every day will benefit any employer.
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One week to go until #Halloween  and these apps are ready to celebrate (the collection has grown to over 20 apps for kids) 
This post started as a core selection of kids’ educational apps for an article on SheKnows.com. I wrote the post to let …
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Will Medium replace traditional blogs? New post on BlogHer...
If you regularly read articles on the internet, chances are you’ve come across a post published on Medium. I view Medium as a long form adaptation of social media for people with a lot to say. The question is, will Medium replace traditional blogs, or will it enable bloggers to embrace another form of publishing and syndication? I’d like to think it strengthens traditional blogs by providing new outlets for content.
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Over ten educational apps for kids getting into the holiday spirit...
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A Mom's Guide to LinkedIn...
Many mothers who spend time raising children also spend time making valuable contributions to their communities. Chances…
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Children's apps with a human touch...
This year’s Dust or Magic conference on children’s interactive media did not disappoint. Fascinating speakers aside, one…
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Could Apple be making TV cool again? #AppleTV  
Apple continues to push forward on new interactive platforms for consumers. Beyond the iPhone and iPad, there is now App…
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App Friday marches on! A weekly newsletter of family-friendly apps, available via email too. http://www.appfriday.com
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Education
  • University of California, San Diego
    BA Communication, 1989 - 1993
  • San Diego State University
    MBA, 1995 - 1997
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Mom of two girls from the Bay Area, California | Supports the thoughtful use of technology
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Cofounder of Moms With Apps; Cofounder of My Busy Kit; Creator of App Friday; Stay at Home Mom
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Bay Area, CA