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12 Fabulous Academic Search Engines

12 Fabulous Academic Search Engines | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
In the world of academia, Google search engine does not always serve the purpose because most of the time its search results are not exact . I am a huge fan of Google but when it comes to academic...
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Alternatives to Google for Research.

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New in iOS 8 for Teachers & Students

New in iOS 8 for Teachers & Students | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Learning in Hand Show #28 is about some of what's new in Apple's iOS 8.
Instead of showing you the major features you might already know about, I
demonstrate the lesser known additions that teachers, students, and parents
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Susan Berkowitz's curator insight, September 19, 11:23 AM
Check up on the new accessibility features, too.
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What to expect when upgrading to iOS 8

Apple's new operating system for the iPhone and iPad includes changes to notifications, messages, shortcuts and Siri. Before downloading the update, you'll need to clear some space. Also, Facebook...
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Publishing with iBooks Author

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iBooks Author is the first tool of its kind. Never before have publishers, authors, and content creators had a tool for making dynamic, interactive ebooks in a WYSIWYG environment. This book is intended to get you up and writing in iBooks Author....

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Everything you need to know before preordering the iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus

Everything you need to know before preordering the iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Time to set your alarm. After officially introducing both the iPhone 6 and iPhone Plus earlier this week, preorders for both Apple handsets will start at 12:01 a.m. PST tomorrow.
Three of the four major U.S.
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Sphero’s latest app-controllable toy, Ollie, has finally arrived

Sphero’s latest app-controllable toy, Ollie, has finally arrived | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Sphero is going in a new direction with its latest toy that can be controlled with any iOS device.
Instead of the usual ball, the Ollie takes more of a cylindrical shape.
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Ramon Pavia's curator insight, September 8, 4:01 PM

Something else for you iPad. Interesting to see if it has a real educational use...

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iOS 8 vs iOS 7: 5 Things iPad Owners Need to Know - Gotta Be Mobile

iOS 8 vs iOS 7: 5 Things iPad Owners Need to Know - Gotta Be Mobile | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
iOS 8 vs iOS 7: 5 Things iPad Owners Need to Know
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Very soon you'll be able to install iOS 8 on the iPad to deliver a large collection of new iOS 8 features that will supercharge your iPad.
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BI Media Specialists's curator insight, September 8, 8:29 PM

This video is on the long side, but you don't want to miss this! It looks like the new iOS update will come down some time next week. What does this mean for you? Air drop from your iOS device to your MacBook!

Lee Hall's curator insight, September 12, 3:38 PM

Free update for your iPad unless it is the original. It is too old to get this update, but all the others starting with the iPad 2 will get it for free.

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Top independent school puts lessons free on iTunes

Top independent school puts lessons free on iTunes | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
A leading independent school is making dozens of its courses available free online, so lessons can be downloaded by pupils or teachers at other schools.
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Sister's ordeal motivates Las Vegas innovator to create anti-bullying app - Las Vegas Sun

Sister's ordeal motivates Las Vegas innovator to create anti-bullying app - Las Vegas Sun | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Sister's ordeal motivates Las Vegas innovator to create anti-bullying app Las Vegas Sun The app sends the report directly to administrators and other staffers at the school, unlike the current system where incidents are filed online and sent to...
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Instagram launches Hyperlapse, an iPhone app for capturing smooth time-lapse videos - The Next Web

Instagram launches Hyperlapse, an iPhone app for capturing smooth time-lapse videos - The Next Web | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Following Bolt, Instagram is back with another new mobile app. It’s called Hyperlapse and promises iPhone owners an easy way to record tracking shots and stunning time-lapse videos. These two shooting techniques are... Keep reading →

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Google Slides arrives for iOS devices while Docs and Sheets both receive an update

Google Slides arrives for iOS devices while Docs and Sheets both receive an update | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Google has been busy updating its lineup of document editing apps for iOS devices. Along with finally introducing Slides on the App Store, both Docs and Sheets have received a nice update.
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Internal emails show LA school officials started iPad talks with software ... - 89.3 KPCC (blog)

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iPad Sale Cuts Price Down to $199 at Target - Gotta Be Mobile

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iPad Sale Cuts Price Down to $199 at Target
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Once again, another iPad sale is going on at Target and buyers can get the 16GB WiFi-only iPad mini for just $199, which is $100 off its normal $299 price tag.
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Tips for Motivating Student Writers with iBooks Author

Tips for Motivating Student Writers with iBooks Author | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Here's how to manage a student publishing project. Includes free sample iBook created by students. Links to more resources and iBook samples.
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Susan Berkowitz's curator insight, August 17, 10:13 PM

Read iBooks on your iPad that your students have written themselves. Genuine writing activities are great for kids who have difficulty with writing.

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Battery Life in iOS 8 - Mashable

How to Get the Most Out of Your Battery Life in iOS 8 - Mashable | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Yahoo Tech How to Get the Most Out of Your Battery Life in iOS 8 Mashable With iOS 8, Apple is finally incorporating features Android users have already used for years like custom keyboards, third-party widgets and app-specific battery usage...
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From Toy to Tool: How to Develop Smart Tablet Habits in Class

From Toy to Tool: How to Develop Smart Tablet Habits in Class | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it

Managing tablets as learning tools in the classroom is not easy, especially when many kids use them largely as toys outside of school, if they have access to a tablet in their home environment. Here are some ideas on how to develop smart habits for class.

 

 


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Ramon Pavia's curator insight, September 10, 2:25 AM

Useful tips all tablet-friendly teachers must have in mind....

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Kimberly House's curator insight, September 18, 3:53 AM

Useful tips for teachers introducing iPads into their classrooms.

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Apple will allow iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus preorders to be picked up at an Apple Store

Apple will allow iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus preorders to be picked up at an Apple Store | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Preorders for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will kick off early tomorrow morning. But instead of waiting for a delivery truck on launch day, Friday, Sept. 19, buyers will apparently have another option.
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18 Apps Every Creative And Artist Type Should Download Right Now - Huffington Post

18 Apps Every Creative And Artist Type Should Download Right Now - Huffington Post | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
18 Apps Every Creative And Artist Type Should Download Right Now
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Just this week, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, a 140-year-old cultural stalwart of New York City, went the way of the future and introduced an iPhone app.
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OverNear gets rebranded and retooled as Rowl to take on Foursquare’s Swarm

OverNear gets rebranded and retooled as Rowl to take on Foursquare’s Swarm | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Remember OverNear, the location-based app that sought to move your social network from online to “on-land”? Well, it’s OverNear no more. Rather, it has been rebranded and retooled as Rowl.
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Sqwiggle Now Lets You Use Your iPad as a 'Second Screen' - The Next Web

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Sqwiggle Now Lets You Use Your iPad as a 'Second Screen' The Next Web Sqwiggle, a platform for helping remote teams work together more efficiently by utilizing always-on group video chat, has just launched its first iPad app, building on its...
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Apple’s Largest iPad Yet - YouTube

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Apple is reportedly working on the largest iPad ever so we thought we’d conduct a little experiment. We sent a camera crew onto Hollywood Blvd. to show peopl...
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Programming for Students | Listly List

Here is a list of apps and sites to help kids get started programming. | Cargo-Bot, Lightbot - Programming Puzzles, Magento Go to Magento Community Edition Migration Services, Scratch - Imagine, Program, Share, i-LOGO, Hopscotch, Programming Designed for Everyone: coding for kids, Simduino, Move The Turtle. Programming For Kids, littleBits, and Teach Your Kids Tech Basics With Electronic Building Blocks
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Kirsten Wilson's curator insight, August 31, 10:56 AM

This has some great suggestions and ideas for choice ideas when  providing opportunities for students to code.

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iBooks Author Image Sizes for Fixed Layout Picture Books

iBooks Author Image Sizes for Fixed Layout Picture Books | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
iBooks Author Image Sizes that simply work! iBooks Author is a fantastic piece of book publishing software with an easy drag and drop user interface, and best of all it's free. iBooks Author is rel...

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Apple expands Volume Purchase Program to 16 new countries

Apple expands Volume Purchase Program to 16 new countries | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Apple has just announced to developers that it has expanded the Volume Purchase program to 16 new countries.
With the program, businesses and educational institutions can purchase numerous copies of apps and iBooks at one time.
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Suomi siis joukossa.

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Will Grade Tracker 2.0 be your iPhone solution for managing school?

Will Grade Tracker 2.0 be your iPhone solution for managing school? | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
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Apple offering 10 percent discount on Beats by Dr. Dre products online and in-store

Apple offering 10 percent discount on Beats by Dr. Dre products online and in-store | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Apple has just begun offering a limited-time discount on Beats by Dr. Dre products.
Both on its online store and in its brick-and-mortar retail stores, the company has discounted Beats by Dr. Dre accessories by 10 percent.
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