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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: August 20-24

Check out The Network's top stories of the week and what to look forward to next week.

Happy Friday everyone! Can you believe it's almost the end of August? Time sure flies by when you are busy! Speaking of busy, take a look at The Network's top stories of the week.

1.) My Networked Life: Clora Romo, Mexico City, Mexico

Meet Clora Romo. She is young woman in Mexico City, trained as an architect with a mind for bettering the city and promoting the culture. She uses the network to bring people together through Pase Eusted, an online community she co-founded. Follow @Clora on Twitter and look out for another My Networked Life video next week!

2.) Going Social: Digital Age Ushers New Era Of Recruiting

Take a look at the variety of social media tools companies are using to find the best qualified candidates for the job. By Mary Ann Azevedo.

3.) SoLoMo - Why It Matters and What You Should Know

Ingenious apps, advanced social media and more powerful mobile devices are poised to transform every aspect of commerce in our daily lives—how we shop, how merchants sell and how advertisers market goods.

4.) Schools Embrace Mobile Learning with Multiple Devices

Back to school for the kids! Learn how one school district is transforming teaching and learning by letting students bring their own devices to class.

Check out what we have planned for next week...

  • Mobile Apps With a Social Conscious: This new feature that is going live on Monday will take a look at apps that allow you to be green, socially responsible and civic-minded.
  • Collaborative Technology: A Doctor's New Best Friend. This feature will focus on how doctors are using technology to improve the quality of care and the experience for their patients
  • My Networked Life: Next week you will be meet Kurt Varner from California. His dream is to build a start up…but in order to do so…he has chosen to save money by living from his car in California's Silicon Valley. Learn more about Kurt's true story next Wednesday!

Have a great weekend everyone!