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  • Report: Mobile Devices Shifting from Touch to Sensors

    Over the next five years, mobile and wearable devices will rely less on touchscreen user interfaces and increasingly on sensors, and the next generation of devices and the Internet of Things will drive development of voice, gesture, eye-tracking and other interfaces, according to a new study from ABI Research. Read Full Article

  • Gartner Trends: Tech Realigning Human and Digital Life

    Gartner has looked at the digital future and found it in flux. During its annual symposium and ITxpo in Orlando, the IT consulting firm presented 10 technology trends expected to have "strategic impact" in most organizations, which may mean disruption to the business, users or IT; which may call for "major investment"; or which may pose unforeseen risks if ignored. Read Full Article

  • iPad Declines as Samsung, Lenovo Tablets Push Forward

    Shipments of Apple's iPad have fallen off 13 percent so far this year. Meanwhile, according to a new report, Samsung's tablet shipments have increased 26 percent in the first half of 2014. Read Full Article

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  • New Castle SD Converts Old Netbooks to Thin Clients

    New Castle School District in Indiana has cut costs and improved the user experience by repurposing its old netbooks as thin clients rather than buying new thin clients.

  • Arlington ISD Implements Data Warehouse

    Arlington Independent School District in Texas has implemented a data warehouse solution to integrate information from the district's multiple information systems.

  • Report: Importance of Data's Physical Location Diminishing

    The physical location of data will become "increasingly irrelevant" over the next several years and will be replaced by other notions of location at most organizations by 2020, according to a new report, "The Snowden Effect: Data Location Matters," by market research firm Gartner.

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