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Aspirational Technology Acquisitions: My New Kindle Paperwhite

It’s either a genuine first world problem or a sign that I really need a life, or both, but I’ve come to discover that sometimes I’ve purchase technology with great intentions, but seem to fall way short. Sad. In my earlier lifetime before PCs I bought books. Notice, I said that I bought books, not that I read books. In

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How the iPad will change education by Nick La Fountain

After the original iPad was released (back in 2010), one of my students wrote the following blog post about how the iPad will change education.  How will the iPad change education? By Nick La Fountain There has been a lot of talk around my campus about becoming a 1:1 school. In this vision we imagine each student owning a mobile

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macworld2012: Mobile Tech Invasion of the Classroom

It’s a bit hard to believe that it was almost three weeks ago that I flew to San Francisco to attend Macworld|iWorld 2012 and to do my 30 minute presentation at the pre-conference CUE@macworld session. I had toyed with the idea of doing a video recording of my talk, but decided, given that this would be my first real presentation,

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Mobile Ed-Tech Invasion, CUE@macworld2012 presentation

It’s a bit hard to believe that it was almost three weeks ago that I flew to San Francisco to attend Macworld|iWorld 2012 and to do my 30 minute presentation at the pre-conference CUE@macworld session. I had toyed with the idea of doing a video recording of my talk, but decided, given that this would be my first real presentation,

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