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Smart Pavement by Virgin Media brings free WiFi to the high street

The town of Chesham, in Buckinghamshire, is the first place in the UK to provide free Wi-Fi through its pavements. Installed by Virgin Media, the …

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5 Easy Router Tweaks for Faster, More Secure Wifi

Your router might look like an impenetrable black box of internet mystery, but tweaking a few settings under the hood is easier than you might think. …

Apple’s iWork for iCloud now out of beta, gets new features – MacDailyNews - Welcome Home

“Yesterday, Apple updated its iWork apps for iOS and OS X with added features including Split View for iPad, 3D Touch for iPhone 6s, and bonuses for …

Dell is also building its own Microsoft Surface clone

Dell already makes one of the best Windows laptops you can buy, and now it seems the company is working up its own rival for Microsoft's Surface tablet. Leaked slides show a new PC that Dell apparently plans to call the XPS 12. It's a tablet that magnetically latches onto a stand-alone keyboard, …

Google's new Street View app lets you add your own spherical photos

In the midst of IFA's volley of tech hardware news, Google Maps has announced a spin-off Street View app that allows you to upload your own spherical photos. Yes, you're now a human Street View car. The app lets you not only shoot photo spheres from your phone but also connect directly to spherical …

Apps

Here Is A Great App for Creating Educational Documentaries with Students

August 30, 2015<br>Videocraft is an excellent iPad app to use with students to create short educational documentaries.The app is both a multi-track video …

The 5 Times Technology Shouldn't be Used in the Classroom

Using technology in the classroom doesn’t have to be an all-or-nothing adventure. We need to pay attention to its impact on student learning, and …

Knewton launches free, open adaptive learning platform

‘Friendly robot-tutor in the sky’ delivers on-demand, hyper-personalized learningAdaptive learning provider Knewton has launched a free, open …

Woman who claimed she was 'allergic to Wi-Fi' gets disability allowance from French court

She complained that she was 'sensitive' to Wi-Fi and therefore has to live in a barn away from society<p>Marine Richard has managed to score £500 a month in disability allowance from French courts after claiming that she was 'allergic to Wi-Fi'.<p>She claimed that she suffers from electromagnetic …

Judiciary

10 Excellent Google Drive Apps Teachers Should Try This School Year

August 28, 2015<br>Here is another back-to-school goodie for teachers. This is basically a selection of some of the best educational Google Drive apps to …

Apps

iPad vs. Chromebook? 5 Reasons to Buy a Chromebook

If you’ve been eyeing a Chromebook or an iPad, chances are that you’re looking for a secondary device that can multitask. Maybe you need a second …

Google's OnHub is an easy router that cures bad Wi-Fi

For most people, a Wi-Fi router is like a Ronco rotisserie: You set it and forget it. These often ugly networking boxes have one job: Give us Wi-Fi …

Wi-Fi

Electromagnetic hypersensitivity to mobile and wifi is 'serious handicap', French court rules

French court rules that woman is unable to work due to the debilitating effect of mobile and wifi waves and should receive €800 per month in adult handicap welfare, in legal first that could lead to many more claims.<p>A French court has ruled that electromagnetic hypersensitivity to mobile and wifi …

Teachers Starter Kit for Creating Interactive eBooks Using iBooks Author

May 21, 2015<br>iBook Author is an awesome free app that allows users to easily create stunning multi-touch textbooks for iPad. It provides all the tools …

New free iPhone app will change the way you use email – watch the video if you don’t believe us

If I had a dollar for every time a company emailed me with news of a “revolutionary” app or product that will “change the way” people do whatever it …

2 Important Facebook Tips for Teachers

July 21, 2015<br>Facebook is one of the most popular social networking platform among teens and students. From socializing to organizing study groups, …

Education Technology

How to Connect With Other Teachers in the Social Age

In the 2012 Primary Sources Survey conducted by Scholastic and The Gates Foundation, teacher respondents claimed to spend only about 4% of each day …

Making Technology Meaningful in Primary

“So, what are they doing here,” a visiting teacher recently asked me as she observed my kids scanning QR codes to reveal a math story. She watched as …

802.11ac Wave 2 is a Game Changing Technology for the Wired Network

The WiFi industries latest standard—802.11ac wave 2—is now upon us. This version of WiFi smashes the Gigabit barrier and promises to raise the performance of wireless network to levels never seen before. 802.11ac wave 2 is ideally suited to meet the new demands created by the influx of wirelessly …

What is the internet of things?

Google searches have been filled with questions about the internet of things. What is it and why does it matter? Is it safe? Is it even real? Here are some answers<p>Among its many other cultural and economic assets, Google is accumulating a rather comprehensive record of what is troubling us, from …

Internet of Things

An Illustration of Flipped Classroom: The Full Picture

Education Technology

7 Shifts To Create A Classroom Of The Future

<b>Tomorrow’s Learning Today: 7 Shifts To Create A Classroom Of The Future</b>by <b>Terry Heick</b><i>(Ed note: This post has been updated from a 2013 post)</i>So we’re …

World wide web? Map resizes countries by number of internet users

Oxford Internet Institute has visualised Earth’s online population, showing web usage concentrated in Europe and North America<p>Researchers at the Oxford Internet Institute (OII) have produced a map that shows the countries of the world resized by the number of internet users in 2013.<p>Each hexagon …

Geography

7 Educational Technology Concepts Every Teacher Should Know About

Since the Information Era began some decades ago, it has dramatically changed the way we educate our children. We live in a world of rapid change and …

Education Technology

Huawei to implement 4.5G network for Shanghai Disney

Networking Editor<p>Follow:<p>Huawei and mobile network operator China Unicom will implement one of the world’s first 4.5G networks in support of a smart …