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Mobile Computing


Google Rolls Out Tablets with Google Play for Education

Google is launching Google Play for Education, a package that combines Android-based tablets with management tools and software designed specifically for K-12 schools.

Report: Android Tops Smartphone Market Share at 81 Percent

Android smartphones accounted for 81 percent of all smartphone shipments in the third quarter of 2013, according to a new report from market research firm International Data Corporation.

Hear Ye, Hear Ye: Please Share Your Mobile Instructional Tips!

One hand washes the other; time for us to help each other in using mobile devices effectively in the classroom. Teachers, please, send us a curricular tip on how you use mobile devices in your classroom. We will publish your tips in our blog; thank you!

These Gorgeous iPad Notes Could Lead to the Paperless Classroom

Taking notes in class and at conferences just got a whole lot more and fun. Check out these striking examples and learn how innovative educators are using them effectively.

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.

Samsung Rolls Out Android Tablet Program to Canada

Samsung has teamed up with Advanced Education to bring its Samsung School solution to Canada.

Tech Fanboy Corner: What’s Trending? Computing Devices, Computing Device Usage

We step above the technology tsunami that is enveloping us and note the types of changes in devices and changes in usage patterns engendered by those device changes that are taking place. Your computer is not your father’s computer; no way, no how.

IDC on Tablet Market Share in Education: Dominance Can Be Fleeting

When Tim Cook announced that 94 percent of all tablets in education were iPads, plenty of jaws dropped. But there's more to the story.

Texas School District Goes 1:1 with Tablet Designed for Education

Midland Independent School District has implemented a 1:1 tablet initiative for all 1,600 of the district's sixth grade students and plans to implement more as part of its multi-year 1:1 initiative.

Texas District Looks to Device Management To Control Social Media

The Lewisville Independent School District has adopted a new Web security and mobile device control solution to support its one-to-one computing initiative.

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