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Notable New iPad Apps: Disney Movies Anywhere

<b>Disney Movies Anywhere</b> is a new iPad app that lets you buy and stream movies from Disney, Pixar, and Marvel on the iPad. It’s a companion app to Disney’s new online service and offers a large catalog of films from the three studios.<p>Here are some of the app’s notable features:<p><i>•Watch your Disney,</i> …

iPad Apps

OER, MOOCs and the Promise of Broadening access to Education — Oxford Internet Institute

This seminar will focus on the use of ICTs for increasing access to educational opportunities for people who have been traditionally excluded from …

The role of MOOCs in Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Study Skills

Mozilla plans '$25 smartphone' for emerging markets

<b>Mozilla has shown off a prototype for a $25 (£15) smartphone that is aimed at the developing world.</b><p>The company, which is famed mostly for its Firefox browser, has partnered with Chinese low-cost chip maker Spreadtrum.<p>While not as powerful as more expensive models, the device will run apps and make …

Quality and compliance | Leadership and governance | Swinburne University | Melbourne

• enable students to achieve their learning potential and career aspirations<br>• use a collaborative approach where curriculum, pedagogy and student …

SA Journal of Education

Official journal of the Education Association of South Africa (EASA).<p>Order SAJE 2002 - 2005 issues from SABINET: …

Book Review: The Question of Conscience: Higher Education and Personal Responsibility by David Watson

<i>Does a university education hold any value? How do universities determine what skills are relevant in today’s ever-changing world when information</i> …

Cool Things: ZEN 3-in-1 Stylus / Pen

I’ve tried out a good number of styluses for the iPad over the last few years – and they were good, bad, and mediocre. I’ve yet to find one that I continued using for more than just a brief tryout period and it’s been a long while since I felt excited about a stylus.<p>The <b>ZEN 3 in 1</b> looks like it …

Kickstarter

Using the 5-stage model in your online teaching

Learning

Emerging Nations Embrace Internet, Mobile Technology

Cell Phones Nearly Ubiquitous in Many Countries<p>Survey Report<p>In a remarkably short period of time, internet and mobile technology have become a part …

iPad Tips: iOS 7 Gesture Guide

Let’s be honest, sometimes it can look a bit weird to the uninitiated outsider when they see you magically waving your fingers in different ways all over your shiny iPad (things look even weirder if you start talking to it via Siri too). However, from a user’s point of view, gestures on the iPad …

Apps

Dr Jane Goodall to speak at UCT

In celebration of her 80th year, Goodall will be sharing her life story at this year's first VC Open Lecture on Thursday, 6 February 2014, at 19h00 …

Thank You

Thank you for requesting a free e-book from the University of Chicago Press. An email will arrive shortly with a link to download your e-book. If it …

iPad Valentine’s Day Promo: Not Cheesy at All

UCT Summer School

Associated Press News

My dream smartwatch: Building a perfect wearable gadget from the best bits so far

Wearable tech has a single large challenge: it's wearable. Many people don't want to wear their gadgets, and if they do, they want that thing to be perfect, stylish, useful, and non-annoying. Most wearable tech right now fails at being any of that.<p>And so, welcome to 2014. Can any gadget emerge that …

Is it March Yet?! What an Apple iWatch Might Actually Look Like…

Another day, another Apple leak (hey, iOS in the Car!) AND another Apple mock-up. Today’s comes from interface designer Todd Hamilton and it has our wrists aching for the real deal. Especially if that real deal looks and works… well, exactly like this mock.<p>Appleholics have been on the edge of their …

Mockups

Top iPhone apps gone free

Only here can you find the latest and best iPhone apps gone free today. Our proprietary appPicker Minestore™ algorithm finds you the best free iPhone …

Top iPad apps on sale

Find daily discounts on top iPad apps here as we scan the store to select only the best apps with super savings on their normal price. Sign up to our …

Nomad ChargeKey review: An iPhone charger you won’t leave home without

I usually leave my iPhone(s aapl) plugged in to a power source right up until the moment I leave my apartment. But every once in a while I forget, …

INKredible: Tablet Handwriting App That’s As Good or Better than Paper?

It’s impossible to ignore an approach that’s as good as this one from the folks behind the <b>INKredible</b> app. This a free handwriting app, from the team that created Notes Plus, that claims to offer a handwriting experience that is ‘as good as, if not greater than, pen on paper’.<p>That’s a lofty claim, …

iPad Apps

Native Union's Jump charging cable can juice up your devices on the go

It only took a little over 24 hours for Native Union's Jump, a charging cable with a built-in battery pack for juicing up on the go, to reach its funding on Kickstarter. Still, the company hasn't abandoned its booth here at CES to go out and celebrate, so we dropped in and laid some paws on the …

Micro-Windmills May One Day Power Your Smart Phone

Bigger is better has practically become a rule of thumb in the wind power business.<p>Indeed, the typical wind turbine size has grown from about 300 kilowatts in 1990 to a whopping 7.5 megawatts in 2011.<p>A team of electrical engineers in Texas is challenging the industry’s conventional wisdom by …

People Are Getting Buzzed On These New Haptic Feedback Devices

On Wednesday, PC gaming giant Valve let CES attendees play with its new gaming controller called Steam Machine, which features haptic feedback. While …

Fin Bluetooth Ring Transforms Your Palm Into A Touch Interface (video)

Over the last two years RHL Vision Technologies have been perfecting their Fin Bluetooth ring which has been designed to transform your hand and palm …

Panasonic drops new Toughpad tablets

Panasonic broke out a couple of new business-rugged tablets in Las Vegas this week. Looking at the Goliath end of the equation first, the company has …

Gear & Gadgets

VersaKeyboard: ‘The First Disappearing iPad Keyboard’

I’m not that frequent a user of iPad keyboard cases, but I have to say this one looks great. It’s called the <b>VersaKeyboard</b> and it’s touted as ‘the first disappearing iPad keyboard’.<p>If it’s even near as good as the promo video then it’s going to be a heck of a good iPad keyboard case. I’m also …

IPad Air