School

11.09.15
Google's VR for students comes to more cities and countries
11.09.15

Google's VR for students comes to more cities and countries

The classroom VR program is reaching 12 more US cities as well as Canada, Denmark and Singapore.

By J. Fingas,   11.09.15
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06.14.15
An '80s-era Amiga controls the heating for an entire school district
06.14.15

An '80s-era Amiga controls the heating for an entire school district

Think the Windows XP workstation you use at the office is ancient? It doesn't hold a candle next t...

By J. Fingas,   06.14.15
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03.08.15
Apple is making it easier for schools to put iPads in classrooms
03.08.15

Apple is making it easier for schools to put iPads in classrooms

Apple's dreams of putting iPads in classrooms have run into a number of roadblocks, but one of the...

By J. Fingas,   03.08.15
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02.21.15
Los Angeles schools won't be giving students their own devices
02.21.15

Los Angeles schools won't be giving students their own devices

Los Angeles' one-time dream of giving every student an iPad (or any device, for that matter) just...

By J. Fingas,   02.21.15
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02.18.15
MIT's light-up robot garden teaches you how to code
02.18.15

MIT's light-up robot garden teaches you how to code

If you're teaching kids how to code, what do you do to show that software makes an impact in the r...

By J. Fingas,   02.18.15
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02.12.15
New York City schools are getting free access to Office 365
02.12.15

New York City schools are getting free access to Office 365

Now's a pretty good time to be a New York City schoolkid. Microsoft has announced that all of the...

By J. Fingas,   02.12.15
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02.08.15
Schools ban watches from exams to keep cheating off wrists
02.08.15

Schools ban watches from exams to keep cheating off wrists

If you think your school is overly cautious when it makes you ditch your phone before a big test,...

By J. Fingas,   02.08.15
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02.03.15
Amazon's first staffed pickup spot lets students get textbooks quickly
02.03.15

Amazon's first staffed pickup spot lets students get textbooks quickly

Sure, Amazon has unmanned delivery lockers to save you the trouble of waiting for a courier, but t...

By J. Fingas,   02.03.15
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01.27.15
TI's super-slim graphing calculator shows that math can be stylish
01.27.15

TI's super-slim graphing calculator shows that math can be stylish

Who said that graphing calculators were dead in the smartphone era? Certainly not Texas Instrumen...

By J. Fingas,   01.27.15
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