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Photographer and mom Lynda Giddens posted a picture of this Post-it to Google Plus -- a set of rules that treat Internet access as carrot and stick rolled into one. As a Parenting Strategy, sure, router-rooted discipline is just a joke ... and yet, used judiciously, it could also represent the most brilliant intersection of parenting and technology since the chore wheel

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Megan Garber is a staff writer at The Atlantic. She was formerly an assistant editor at the Nieman Journalism Lab, where she wrote about innovations in the media.

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