The Guilford County School district in North Carolina has purchased over 21,000 Amplify tablets as part of a personalized learning initiative. The district’s director of Instructional Technology shares his goals for mobile learning and how the district is preparing teachers to rethink insturction.
Manage Mobility and Smith Micro Software have partnered on a mobile device management solution called Connection Manager. It allows school administrators to prioritize wireless networks and offer CIPA-compliant filtering. Connection Manger also alerts students when they are approaching their device’s data limits.
Making the choice between mobile device management and virtualization depends on your organizations needs and goals. Application availability, bandwidth requirements and device size are just some of the factors you need to take into account when developing your BYOD solution.
The top 25 wireless devices coming to the campus in 2013 and cramming the campus bandwidth. From the most popular tablets, gaming devices, phones, keyboards, netbooks, fitness trackers, pico projectors, streaming media devices, headphones, and smart cameras including the iPad, Galaxy Tab 2, Nintendo Wii and Kindle Fire HD.
Apple introduces the highly anticipated iPad mini and the new iPad 4.
The highly anticipated tablet is available for purchase in late October.
Check out the Day 1, iPhone 5 product review from TechDecisions, editor-in-chief Cindy Davis. My iPhone 5 arrived by UPS on Friday. I was anxious to test a few things right away. Google Maps had been taken away and I wanted to know if the Tom Tom replacement was going to work. I also wanted to make sure my favorite apps were going to still work and see if iOS 6 had changed things for the better or worse. I am going to test the feather-light design, speed, and the new turn-by-turn Apple Maps app.
A new application from Scala, called Fling, makes it easier than ever to share content from your tablet in presentations.