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Following success in the US, Google is launching the Google Play for Education store across the pond.
The device, which features an Atom processor and runs Ubuntu, is designed to serve digital content in classrooms with poor Internet connectivity.
The Chromebook is making its way into the education sector, and Acer has new models designed to be taken to school.
"Of course, if the dog has actually eaten it, Classroom can't help you," admitted one Google software engineer.
Despite security concerns, the province of Gauteng is hoping a scheme to give all students tablets will lead to paperless classrooms and savings on books.
It's not all about programming, according to LinkedIn.
After the fall of communism, many of Bulgaria's IT experts left the country and headed to Western Europe. Today, a new breed of developers wants to prove that ambition is more important than money.
From flipped classrooms to online learning, what ed tech trends should we watch out for in the next year?
GCHQ's tablet app allows users to use encryption to create and crack messages
French president François Hollande has ordered "tablettes pour tous" (tablets for all) for the country's schools. But is there a concrete strategy behind this grand technology plan?
Google for Work is also flaunting a "premier" partner track, which includes access to exclusive events and "other financial incentives."
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.
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?