Articles about Education
A new IDC report claims that more laptops based on Google's Chrome OS were shipped to schools in the third quarter than Apple's tablets, thanks in no small part to the notebooks' low price.
The software maker estimated that means free educational access for more than 680 million students and educators from over 800,000 secondary and post-secondary schools across 188 countries.
There are now cloud certifications for all roles -- from developers to administrators to architects to security specialists.
You might not hire a pickpocket to be a guard, but the UK's cybersecurity shortage has prompted a skill hire, no matter the origin.
Which workers are really most at risk of being replaced with machines? Well, it looks like the boss is safe, at least for now...
IT professionals need to diversify to stay current in their job roles, according to Tech Pro Research's report on the future of IT jobs.
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Advice from teacher to student on technology, privacy, and why turning off that smartphone is a good idea.
Seeking tips for using mobile devices in class? Check out these articles, how-to guides and tutorials.
Google has gifted €1m to encourage German students to learning programming.
The Kano kit wants to make computing as easy as playing with Lego. Does it succeed?
ARM has revealed the Embedded Education Kit, a low-cost toolkit for teaching embedded systems design and programming concepts.
A new program launched by the Victorian government is aiming to assist in generating a potential AU$3.5 billion productivity boost by improving the information and communications technology skills among small and medium-sized business owners.
Apple has pledged $100 million to President Obama's ConnectED initiative, a scheme designed to promote the use of technology in schools.
The Christchurch-based open-source specialist will own the Mahara trademark, and is signalling changes to the project's partner program.
Following the acquisition of Skybox, Google is giving high-quality satellite images away for free to non-profits.
A roundup of educational articles, apps and tutorials for educators looking to integrate technology into the classroom, updated for 2014.
Ada's Technical Books in Seattle recently relocated, adding a cafe and more technical science, security, sci-fi and engineering books than before into its breathtaking new location.
Not-for-profit organisation OLPC Australia's new program, One Education, has now distributed 20,000 computing devices to schools throughout Australia, with a celebration held last week at a school where every student and teacher has a device.
From hypnotherapy to ponds, there are many Android apps on the market available to help you unwind.
The job hunt can be tiring -- but how can you make your life easier in the modern world?
What apps can make your life as a teacher a little easier?
With back-to-school shopping in full swing, here's a look at 10 (mostly) affordable notebooks for students returning to the classroom. Most of them are helped by Intel's new fourth-generation Core processors (a.k.a. Haswell), which manage to improve both performance and battery life. That will come in handy for those all-night study sessions -- or YouTube viewing marathons.
Starting a new semester or beginning college can be tough, but the essentials and gifts associated with it don't have to be expensive.
For those starting college soon, what gadgets should you think about taking with you - especially if you have some extra money to burn?