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Google to launch ‘Maps Go’, a lite version of main app: How to install, top features and more

Maps Go is Google’s latest offering under its “Go” series, meant for emerging markets such as India where low-end phones are common and internet …

Technology (India)

​Chromageddon Come Down: Educators are Wary After Thousands of Google Devices Fail

By Sydney Johnson     Dec 13, 2017<p>Serge Kovtun/ Shutterstock<p>Kelly Dumont is an education technologist for Canyons School District in Sandy, Utah. On …

Google

Microsoft Connects Cortana To Google Apps

Microsoft has added a Google Calendar and Gmail connector so you can use the voice-assistant to check you calendar, set reminders and pull up a …

Microsoft

Google app experiments push the limits of phone photography

Google doesn't want to limit its photographic prowess to its own phones -- it just released an initial batch of "appsperiments" that use the company's knack for computer vision and other technologies to test the boundaries of phone photography. Storyboard for Android is arguably the highlight. The …

Google

Newton now has a beautiful new calendar app for iOS

Newton, creator of what is arguably the best mail app on iOS, now has a beautiful new calendar app. Newton Calendar was designed to be lightweight and gorgeous. It re-imagines what a mobile calendar should look like, and it makes managing your day a piece of cake.<p>I’ve been using Newton Mail for …

Apps

9 Web Tools and Apps for Communicating More Effectively with Parents

<i>“At the end of the day, the most overwhelming key to a child’s success is the positive involvement of parents.” – Jane D. Hull</i><p>One goal teachers often …

Google pushed update that broke managed Chromebooks' WiFi

A Google slip-up left educators scratching their heads after schools' Chromebooks developed mass SSID amnesia.<p>The issue came to light in four rather …

Wi-Fi

Reported Google update glitch disconnects student Chromebooks in schools across the U.S.

It wasn’t a good day to be a leading-edge school district in education technology.<p>Tens of thousands, perhaps millions, of Google Chromebooks, widely …

Wi-Fi

Boston Startups and Tech Companies Hiring in December 2017

The year may be winding down, but the amount of open positions at reputable tech and startup companies in Boston is only going up.<p>Here are just a few …

Boston

​Here’s What We Know About the Chromebook Internet Outage

By Sydney Johnson     Dec 5, 2017<p>Gorodenkoff/ Shutterstock<p>Around 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Adam Henderson began receiving a flood of reports from across …

Google

PR Distribution

<b>Bio-Based Resins Market</b> report delivers information about <b>vendors, geographical regions, annual growth rate, market share, revenue</b> and the actual …

Mobile

This week’s top stories: Missing Google Home features, Google Photos update, Google app update, more

<b>In this week’s top stories:</b> Most of the things announced at I/O 2017 still haven’t arrived, Google Photos gets an update, and the latest version of the Google app teases Android P.<p>We kick things off this week with the realization that the vast majority of the Google Home features announced at …

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[Update: Latest Google app beta update has a fix] Google Assistant on Pixel 2 is not detecting voice input through Bluetooth headphones

• Update 1: 2017/12/01 6:26am PST Oreo 8.1 DP2 has partial fix, Google app beta version 7.17 resolves the issue entirely<p>Most owners of OG Pixels can …

Google

What Teachers Need to Know about SAMR Model

With the pervasive use of technology inside our classrooms, pedagogical concerns related to the effectiveness of technology in transforming education …

M-learning

Middle school student a finalist for top Google doodle

<b>EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) --</b> Baylee Kelly enjoys creating new worlds with computer code and the South Middle School 6th grader has another outlet for …

Google

What Problem Are We Trying to Solve?

<i>This is a post in which I am sort of “thinking out loud” so I would love your thoughts.</i><p>I went for breakfast with a great critical friend of mine, …

Vancouver

Google updates Docs, Sheets, and Slides apps with 'drag and drop' and iPhone X support

Google has released updates for its Docs, Sheets, and Slides apps for iOS, with the trio of productivity tools adding support for Apple's iPhone X …

Google

Newton's simple-is-better email app gets a calendar counterpart

The Newton app is a quality (if pricey) email client that offers simplicity on the surface and intelligence underneath, but it has at least one glaring flaw: that design philosophy doesn't carry over when you need to check your schedule. The Android app had a calendar feature, but it was bolted on. …

Google

Google app 7.16 working on tweaks to customizable search bar, persistent bottom bar, more

Version 7.16 of the Google app rolled out in beta last week and revealed more about Assistant Routines and improvements to the built-in podcast player, among other updates. We’ve since been able to activate some new features that detail some minor tweaks in the works.<p><b>About APK Teardowns</b>: In this …

Google

Car Dashboard UI & UX Concepts

As a car enthusiast and designer, I’ve decided to put together a list of some of the best dashboard UI & UX concepts that I could find and would look …

UI Design

How to Set Up Parental Controls on YouTube

Because you can't look over their shoulder all the time.<p>By<p>Nov 16 2017, 6:14 PM<p>Updated Nov 16 2017, 6:14 PM<p>YouTube<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>Nobody ever watches …

Shopping

10 Travel Apps You Should Download Before Your Next Trip

Technology has taken a lot of stress out of traveling, with travel apps virtually changing how we experience the world around us. These are just a …

Black Culture

Google app 7.16 further details Assistant Routines & Podcasts, hints at Feed training, more [APK Teardown]

With every new update to the Google app, we’re learning more about Assistant Routines that can string together commands. Version 7.16 also details an expansion to the podcast functionality and feedback/training for Lens and the Feed. In terms of visible changes, Assistant for tablets is hinted at, …

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Google Assistant for tablets nears launch as latest Google beta also tweaks bottom bar

Two weeks ago, version 7.14 of the Google app included the first references to Google Assistant for tablets. That functionality is likely nearing its release as the latest beta of the Google app now lists Assistant as available for the category of larger devices.<p>The reference to tablet support can …

Google

Kennedy Science Students Test New Google App

The students got a first-hand look at science concepts with the new program.<p>BELLMORE, NY - <b>From the Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District:</b> On …

New York City

Google app v7.16 beta suggests tablet rollout coming soon, reveals Routines can run after alarms, more on Quartz and podcasts [APK Teardown]

Article Contents<p>1 What's New<p>2 Teardown<p>2.1 Routines<br>• 2.2 Podcasts<br>• 2.3 Quartz and timers<br>• 2.4 Quartz and recipes<br>• 2.5 Snowman?<p>3 Download<p>There's a fresh …

Android News

11 best free apps for traveling in China

Traveling in China is in a way much more challenging than other countries. The country is not yet used to get foreign visitors, so it lacks severely …

Didi Chuxing

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Familiarize yourself with the pedagogy and skills needed.<p>You’ll find resources on Connectivism, SAMR, and Peeragogy in the bookmarks below. Download …

Google Apps for Education

Can't choose a new computer? Start here.

Buying a new computer is a lot like ordering a pizza: You think it’s a fairly simple task until you realize how many choices you need to make.<p>But if …

Laptops

Wise Edtech

The Future of Education<p>Big data helps interpret how edtech may change the way we learn<p>Explore More<p>What’s the link between education and …

Education