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Why Apple is dominating the tech war for today’s classrooms (infographic) - EdTech Times

Why Apple is dominating the tech war for today’s classrooms (infographic) - EdTech Times | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
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Apple and Textbooks, Part 2: Is There a Class In This Text?

Apple and Textbooks, Part 2: Is There a Class In This Text? | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it

When Apple announced both the release of their iBooks 2 and upgrades to iTunes University, I was curious to see what kind of integration they had between the two. If you do a web search on the subject, you will find plenty of articles that tell you that iBooks textbooks “fully integrate with” iTunes U—but without providing any details. What does that mean?

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Apple Will Own Your Work With iBooks Author

Apple Will Own Your Work With iBooks Author | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Apple's recent iBooks Author special event revealed the changes the company plans to make in the world of publishing. While iBooks 2 is innocent enough, Author is more than it appears on the surface.
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Apple to announce tools, platform to "digitally destroy" textbook publishing

Apple to announce tools, platform to "digitally destroy" textbook publishing | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
This coming Thursday, Apple will announce tools and platforms to expand digital publishing to the masses and help transform the textbook industry, according to our sources.
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Apple Aims to Take On the Textbook Market

Apple Aims to Take On the Textbook Market | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Apple is expected to launch a much anticipated foray into the textbook market at an event in New York next week. The company sent invitations to reporters for an event at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York on Jan.
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Apple's (Q3) Education Outlook

Apple's (Q3) Education Outlook | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it

On Tuesday Apple issued its quarterly report, one that analysts are describing as “lackluster, ”disappointing,“ and a ”reality check“ – all despite $35 billion in revenue and $8.8 billion in profit. The company ”only" grew by 23%, its slowest since Q3 of 2009. The reason, in part: consumers may be holding off on purchasing new iPhones (sales fell 26% from the previous quarter). Also down: revenue from the iTunes App Store (off $100 million from Q2).

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The poor get poorer and the rich get richer with Apple's iPad-based textbooks

The poor get poorer and the rich get richer with Apple's iPad-based textbooks | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Apple’s new iBooks textbooks will widen the digital gap between the educational haves and have-nots.
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Educational Technology Experts Skeptical About Apple's iBooks

Educational Technology Experts Skeptical About Apple's iBooks | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Apple has demonstrated again and again its ability to create and reinvent content marketplaces by designing irresistible devices and platforms--will educational content be its next conquest?
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Apple's Textbook Venture: What's the Big Idea?

Apple's Textbook Venture: What's the Big Idea? | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
The latest scuttlebutt on Apple's big education announcement next week: that the company is venturing into textbooks.
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Statistics show the incredible value of Apple compared to other items

When people tell you that Apple is the most valuable company in the world you can understand that but just how much money is the $370 billion that is


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