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Cloud Computing & SaaS


10 Tech Skills Every Educator Should Have

We surveyed educators around the country to get a snapshot of the key tech competencies in 2014.

Harvard Reports Examine K-12 Student Privacy

A Harvard University research center that studies the impact of cyberspace on life has turned its attention to student privacy, in both K-12 and higher ed. As a product of a student privacy initiative, the Berkman Center for Internet & Society has released three reports that touch on aspects of cloud computing and mobile device usage in the K-12 environment.

Microsoft Calls for Student Privacy Commitment from Cloud Industry

In a week of heated rhetoric over student privacy, Microsoft has issued a call to industry to commit to protecting student data, at least as it pertains to student data in the cloud.

Will Net Neutrality Ruling Doom Education to Second-Class Status?

Education could well see major changes to how it's able to deliver learning content to students with this week's ruling by a federal court on the Open Internet (Net Neutrality) Order.

BenQ Intros Displays for Mobile and Cloud Content

BenQ's new EW series displays, with mobile high-definition link technology and flicker-free backlight, are designed to deliver output from tablets, smartphones, notebooks and gaming consoles.

Fordham Study Finds Major Problems with Public School Use of Data in Cloud Computing

Schools are fairly clueless regarding the impact of their decisions on student privacy in adopting cloud services, according to a new study by Fordham Law School's Center on Law and Information Policy.

Promethean Debuts Cloud-based Classroom Tool

A new cloud-based classroom tool aims to help teachers build lessons, deliver materials and monitor student comprehension from their mobile device.

Bannister Lake Rolls Out School Closing Notification Software

A new software tool aims to help schools notify students and parents about school closures and event cancellations due to inclement weather conditions.

Gartner: Phones Will Be Smarter than Their Users by 2017

Mobile devices will be smarter than the people who use them by the year 2017, according to new analysis from market research firm Gartner.

Fujitsu To Offer 'Bring Your Own Cloud' Management Platform

During an annual customer conference, Fujitsu introduced a new set of technologies designed to enable IT organizations to implement a "bring your own cloud" strategy.

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