A community college in Iowa adopted a new platform for its Web site to enable students to access the site on their mobile devices.
Worldwide, vendors shipped 337.2 million smartphones in the second quarter of this year, an 11.6 percent increase over the same period last year and the second-highest total in history, according to a new report from International Data Corp.
An application that lays additional class collaboration functionality on top of Google Apps for Education has added mobility features to its iOS version and hinted at an Android edition.
Mobile data usage will increase 59 percent this year over last to reach 52 million terabytes, according to a new report from market research firm Gartner.
TargetX has introduced a product it says will allow prospective higher ed students to complete every facet of the admissions process on their mobile devices.
Shortly, a new multi-touch, multi-map application created at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi will be available commercially.
Jackson State University's cyberlearning project combines ubiquitous iPads for students with faculty training, a revamped curriculum and digital textbook development.
Students at California State University, San Bernardino will soon be able to charge their mobile devices wirelessly all over campus.
At the University of Central Florida, instructional designers offer faculty ongoing mobile technology training courses.
Worldwide device sales will reach 2.5 billion units in 2015, according to Gartner, a 1.5 percent increase over 2014 totals.