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Looking to explore the insides of a volcano? Send in the drones! #technotuesday  
UAVs let volcano scientists get unprecedented views of molten craters.
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Ah, the View-master. The ultimate in visual technology. Take a photo journey through its history and yes, feel free to reminisce and buy one to fully experience the joy. http://www.engadget.com/2015/02/13/mattel-view-master-history/
With a little help from Google, Mattel took its iconic View-Master into the 21st century. That said, this isn't the first time the stereoscopic sightseer
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Communicating across different languages becomes more intuitive and accessible than ever before. With Google Translate you can speak, take a picture, write or type text and then translate it into one of 90 different languages! #GoogleTips  

Learn more: http://translate.google.com/about/intl/en_ALL/
Inside Google Translate: Find out how our translations are created.
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Love is in the air this month and we're 100% on board. Keep your eye out for our Valentine cards throughout the month!

Like what you see? Visit: http://ist.ualberta.ca/newsletter/sharedImages/IST-February-Printable-Valentines.pdf
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Have you heard all the hype about Windows 10? Here's what you need to know! #TechnoTuesday  
It's official - Windows 10 is coming and it's the operating system we've all been waiting for. This past Wednesday, Microsoft showed off a bunch of new fea
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William says it is important to build relationships at the university, “you need to focus on building relationships … I’m a people person, I like to help people and work with them…"

Meet William Campbell, Deskside Analyst and our staff feature this week! Read more about William's experience at IST at ist.ualberta.ca/news/william ‪#‎ISTstaff‬
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Text wrapping is here! Within Sheets, users have the option to overflow, wrap or clip text within a cell to adjust wording just so.  #GoogleTips  

https://support.google.com/docs/answer/141104
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Mike “likes being on call for [his] clients and being there for them”. 

Meet Mike Fraser, Deskside Support Analyst at IST and our staff feature this week! Read more about Mike’s experience at IST at http://ist.ualberta.ca/news/mike. #ISTstaff
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John feels in the right place at IST and finds it to be “… a really really different culture from previous jobs that I’ve had” and describes the department as one that is diligent when following up on requests and genuinely invested in each individual interaction.

Meet John Morris, IT Support Analyst at IST and our staff feature this week! Read more about John's experience at IST at http://ist.ualberta.ca/news/john. #ISTstaff  
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#GoogleTips  Oomph your Google Forms with add-ons! Set survey end dates, send custom emails based on responses, store lists of choices that you frequently add to questions, and more.

http://googleforeducation.blogspot.ca/2014/10/add-ons-for-forms-bring-little.html
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UAlberta's central IT department. Provides students, faculty, staff and researchers with technology support to help them succeed!
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Information Services and Technology provides the University of Alberta community with a wide variety of technology tools, supports and services. 

High Performance Computing (HPC), University Wireless Service (UWS), Campus Computing IDs (CCID), ad-free Google apps, discounted software, computer labs, teaching and learning tools, general and large-format printing services.