Marriott International will pay a $600,000 fine for jamming conference attendees’ WiFi networks at its Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, forcing them to pay hefty prices to use the hotel’s own connection. Frequent travelers often carry personal WiFi hotspots — tiny devices that can connect to the Internet via cellphone towers. For $50 a month, they can connect to the Internet on the move, often avoiding hefty fees charged by hotels, airports, and conference facilities. Last year,
For anyone who has been to ISTE or another BIG ed tech conference and felt like the wifi was too spendy, read this!
Come visit, recharge, hang out & learn w/ us in the #AASL13 eLearning Commons! Here's a handy map to guide you!
PS. Can you tell I created these Sherbert cool style graphics for our wiki? Thanks to http://bit.ly/HxQVJW @technolibrary for being the amazing coordinator for this NOT TO MISS F2F event & hangout space!
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Walnut Creek, California (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 -- Computer-Using Educators (CUE) announces its Kickoff Keynote and Spotlight Speakers for the Annual CUE Conference to be held March 20-22, 2014 in Palm Springs, California.