Monthly Archives: June 2011

An Evaluation of iPads in Primary School

There is a significant body of evidence from Educators which suggests that from an Educational perspective,  iPads are indeed as “magical” as Apple would like us to believe them to be. I have been using an iPad for the past … Continue reading

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Collaborating to solve Latency Issues on our Network

I had noticed some minor latency issues on our network recently.  By latency I mean significant differences in ping times, and intermittent packet loss.  No one has noticed the issue or complained so it is not really an “Official Problem” … Continue reading

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A review of the Amazon Kindle 3 for Education

“I think that reading the right books is the best way to get a great education.” – Paul Allen An Amazon Kindle 3 Order Because of the unattractive shipping costs to Australia I have not used Amazon very much, though I … Continue reading

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