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Google Wants To Sell Businesses Big, Digital Whiteboards

Google has a new plan to win corporate customers, and it involves big, digital whiteboards that workers can write and scribble on like they would on …

Google announces cloud-based whiteboard called Jamboard

Lately Google has been making several moves to position itself and its services to be an even bigger player in the enterprise market. The Google Apps …

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Google Apps for Education update will let parents see students' report cards

Google’s serious about education. The reason? Schools seem serious about Google. Toward the end of last year, sales of the Mountain View, …

Google Classroom gains annotations & email summaries, Forms adds support for images

Google has made huge inroads into the education market thanks to Chromebooks and Apps with features specifically aimed at schools. In time for the new year, Google Classroom is getting a bunch of new features, like annotations and email summaries for parents. Additionally, Expeditions has more …

Why Google and Microsoft Are Fighting for Student Customers

Tech titans know that if they want to expand their customer bases, they’ve got to get ’em while they’re young. That’s why Google and Microsoft have …

Windows 10 is getting a holographic upgrade in 2017

Microsoft announced on Tuesday that some time in 2017, Windows 10 will be getting an upgrade that will give "mainstream PCs" the ability to run holograms right alongside normal Windows apps.<p>That sounds a little funky and futuristic, but it's right in line with Microsoft's broader ambitions for its …

10 ways to customize the taskbar in Windows 10

We were all excited to get the Start menu back in Windows 10, and we wasted no time in customizing it to the best of our abilities.<p>But what about the poor, neglected taskbar, who never left us in the first place? Here's how to make the taskbar look pretty and work for you.<p><b>Add some shortcuts</b><p>Smaller …

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Yes, Google Chrome Is Dumping Adobe Flash This Year

The end is nigh for Adobe Flash.<p>Google (goog) Chrome plans to kick the software, known for its bugginess and perennial security flaws, to the curb …

10 best education apps for Android

Mobile technology is an amazing thing. It’s one of the most revolutionary productivity tools of all time, but it doesn’t end there. You can use your smartphones and tablets to help teach yourself new skills and learn new things. Here are the best education apps for Android!<p>Coursera<p>Price: Free app …

Snapchat launches city-specific stickers (including Pizza Rat)

Snapchat has introduced Geostickers, enabling users to add city-specific stickers to their snaps.<p>The news comes just hours after Facebook-owned …

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Windows 10 Anniversary Update: Microsoft rolls out latest edition

Largest update since revamped operating system began nagging its way on to computers in 2015 includes bigger role for Cortana and facial recognition<p>The Windows 10 Anniversary Update – the largest update to the PC operating system since its big revamp in 2015 – began rolling out to consumers on …

Google launches Docs and Sheets add-ons for Android; could come to iOS next

Google today announced the launch of new add-ons for the Android versions of Google Docs and Google Sheets. Those services have offered integrations with third-party tools on the web, and now a similar capability is coming to Google’s mobile operating system.<p>There’s now a dedicated section for …

Windows 10 Anniversary Update Review and Recap

Windows 10 has been out for almost a year. 350 million devices later, the company is preparing to release its biggest update to the OS yet on August 2 – the creatively-named Windows 10 Anniversary Update.<p>We’ve been running the final build of the update for several days now – and Insider builds for …

Automate Google Sheets: An Introduction to Google Apps Script

Google has built some of the most effective productivity tools on the planet. With Gmail, Hangouts, Chrome, Docs, Sheets, and more, odds are you use …

Microsoft launches Stream video sharing service for work, will combine it with Office 365 Video

Microsoft today announced the launch of Microsoft Stream, a new service that people can use to upload and share videos with their work colleagues.<p>The new service, which is becoming available today in preview, will eventually converge with the existing Office 365 Video service so that the experience …

Office 365 is storming ahead to the detriment of Google Apps

Microsoft's Worldwide Partner Conference happened over in Canada this week, and one snippet of news to emerge was that Office 365 is muscling out …

3 Things to Try in Google Drawing - Teacher Tech

Google Drawing<p>Google Drawing (drawings.google.com) is a basic drawing tool. Like other Google Apps, Google Drawing is collaborative. Try these 3 tips …

Snapchat, for people who don't understand Snapchat

Snapchat has an age limit. But it isn’t set by asking you for your birthday. It is set through an interface that is so confusing you need to be young to get it.<p>I both hate and love that. I hated it because I didn’t get the interface, which made me realize I’m getting old. I love it because it is …

What Snapchat Tells Us About The Future Of News And Information Gathering

I’ve always been interested in the way people access information and how we are able to develop our own views based on analysis, rather than having our minds made up for us by a particular newspaper, television or radio station, which will inevitably have their own bias, and that thanks to the …

Microsoft-conducted tests show how much of a battery hog Chrome really is [Video]

Despite being the most popular desktop browser in the world, Chrome is still a notorious resource and battery hog. While Google has promised to fix battery life many a time, many users have yet to notice significant improvements. Now, Microsoft has conducted a series of tests showing that Chrome is …

Android Apps for Chrome OS Are Here, and They're the Future of Both Platforms

Google just made the entire library of Android apps available to Chromebook owners—but for now, just the Chromebook Flip. After trying a few, my Flip …

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