Education

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Colleges Dole Out iPhones to Students

At least four colleges and universities are experimenting with giving iPhones or Internet capable iPods to students, as the institutions take a look at how to...
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Meet the 3rd Generation Classmate PC

> > > jkkmobile has posted this great video of the new Intel Classmate PC from IDF.  They also have a few great shots of the unit from various angl...
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PDF Annotator Priced For Students

If you have a son or daughter going off to college or if you are in college yourself, don't miss PDF Annotator for Students for $29.90. It's the full Version 2...
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Tablet PCs in Education Case Studies

WhatIsNew.com has an outstanding list of case studies that document schools using Tablet PCs in a variety of settings.  These case studies provide in-dept...
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Getting tech into students’ hands.

Loyal GBM reader Steve asks, "Since you. . .seem to have used tablets in education, why aren't more students carrying these things, and how do we get tablets i...
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HP Deploys 7,000 Mini-Notes to Schools

HP announced today a large scale deployment of the HP 2133 Mini-Note to the Fresno (Calif) United School District. The 7,000 Mini-Notes are going to kids in K...
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WIPTE 2008 in October

I have been to WIPTE the past 2 years and I can say that it's been a great place to hang out and meet other Tablet PC folks focused on education.  This y...
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GottaBeSecure: Black Hat Federal 2008

This week in Washington, DC, many of computer security's best and brightest minds have gathered to present research and to offer training on the latest attack...
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Brainstorming With 3rd Graders

Amy Kenyon, a 3rd grade elementary school teacher, has a great post on using a Tablet PC to brainstorm ideas with 3rd graders: I was afraid that the technolo...