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Faculty Alert: You Can't Put the Mobile Genie Back in the Bottle

Recent Educause research indicates that faculty are not adopting mobile as fast as students are demanding it.

Wearables See Triple-Digit Growth

Wearables are not just for gadget enthusiasts and early adopters anymore. They've gone mass-market. More than 71 million wearables were shipped in the last year, according to a new report.

AVTeq Launches 48-Device Charging Cart

AVTeq has launched the Tablet Charging Cart, a mobile cart capable of charging as many as 48 devices.

Revamped Mobile App Supports Learning on the Go at American InterContinental U

American InterContinental University is rolling out a newly redesigned mobile app that provides students with tools for any time, anywhere learning.

'Lightbulb' App Wins Pearson Coding Contest

A student from the University of Texas Austin won the first-place award in the third annual coding contest.

Scientists Develop Earthquake Detection App

Scientists from the University of California, Berkeley, Deutsche Telekom Silicon Valley Innovation Laboratories and Utah State University have developed a free Android app that can help detect earthquakes and may eventually provide an early warning system for smartphone users.



iPad Shipments Plummet as Detachable Tablets Double

iPad Shipments Plummet as Detachable Tablets Double

Shipments of Apple tablets, including iPad and iPad Pro, dropped nearly 25 percent in the last quarter of 2015, leading an overall decline in the tablet market. Meanwhile shipments of detachable tablets — devices that include removable keyboards — actually doubled in the same period.

Interactive App Brings 4th-Century Thinker to Life

At Villanova University, a student-developed app version of Augustine's Confessions brings contemporary vitality and relevance to a classic 4th-century work.

Bretford Unveils Modular Charge and Sync Carts

Bretford has debuted a new charging and storage cart, the CoreX, for mobile devices and another line, featuring the new "MiX Module System," for MacBooks and iPads.

Research: Wearable Devices To Top $28 Billion in Sales in 2016

Wearable electronic device shipments will increase 18.4 percent year over year to hit 274.6 million sales in 2016, according to a new forecast from market research firm Gartner.

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