• Mobile Computing | Tech Reviews

    Review: Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Microsoft Surface Pro 3 review

    I can summarize my impression of Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 tablet PC in a single word: "Finally!" But that wouldn't make for a very informative article. So let me explain in a bit more detail. Read More

  • Strategic Directions | Feature

    Reinventing Teaching and Learning Centers for the 21st Century

    What does a center to support teaching and learning excellence look like today? Gardner Campbell, Virginia Commonwealth University's vice provost for learning innovation and student success, tells CT about that university's newly opened ALT Lab. Read More

  • Open Educational Resources | Feature

    Complete Guide to Open Educational Resources stack of books

    Low-cost, high-quality textbooks may once have been a myth, but no longer: Open educational resources provide a wide variety of free learning content for practically any subject. CT asked three OER enthusiasts for their favorite tips and tools. Read More

  • Research | News

    E-Textbook Dissatisfaction Grows as Students Progress Through School

    Nearly half of undergrads who participated in a recent survey have been assigned an e-textbook for a course, but they're not all that happy about it on the whole. Read More

  • Security | News

    Gartner: IT Leaders Need To Improve Reporting on Security Investments

    With the advent of malicious software that can be purchased online and an underground infrastructure that can be used to set off targeted attacks, cyber security threats are becoming more "democratized," and therefore more likely to gain visibility beyond the walls of the data center. That can lead to more enlightened thinking among executive management about investing in security measures, said Research Director Lawrence Pingree during a Gartner security and risk management summit being held in Australia this week. Read More