College Tips: Essential iPhone/iPad Apps for College Students

Get some apps for your iPhone/iPad and enjoy the easy browsing which comes so handy.  If you’re one of the 100-million or so people worldwide who own an iPhone/iPad, you’ll want to get some apps especially tailored to college. If you’re getting ready to go to college and you have  an iPhone or iPad, these are the […]

Inkling and Follett Higher Education Group Partner Up

Inkling and Follett have partnered up to create a digital powerhouse for college students. How? Click the link below to find out.

South Korea going all digital textbooks by 2015

South Korea’s Education Ministry has announced it wants all school age level educational materials to be delivered in a digitized format by 2015.  It hopes that by 2014 all elementary level materials will be read on a variety of computers, smart phones, and tablets.  No specific equipment choices have been made, but the Ministry did […]

Textbook Rentals beat out iPad and Electronic Textbooks

More and more companies are releasing tablets from the iPad to the Kno tablet, many with high hopes of rapidly converting everyone to reading electronic books.  However, according to a new survey by the Student Monitor, students still prefer printed textbooks and really like to rent textbooks online.  The survey consisted of 1200 participants with […]

Apple’s iPad not yet ready for the college classroom?

An article in The Chronicle of Higher Education about utilizing the iPad reports lots of initial excitement about the potential of the device, but it is not yet ready for mainstream use. Students and facility from George Fox and Seton Hall reported that lack of multi-tasking as one of the main limitations of the iPad […]