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Is education the vertical that will save Dropbox?

Make no bones about it: Dropbox is in an epic struggle to justify its existence. Will the education market be part of the solution?

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Does security awareness training even work?

If even well-educated security experts mess up when it comes to security, can we really educate average employees to be more security aware?

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The worst thing about tech bubbles isn't what you may think

Sure, stock prices dive, but the longer-term problem is what the bubble does to computer science college enrollments.

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Opinion: Apple and IBM have big data plans for education

Apple and IBM are developing solutions that underpin a future of personalized mobile learning that lasts a lifetime.


5 great websites to learn to code or upgrade your coding skills for free

Coding is no longer just for programmers and geeks -- it's a great skill for almost anyone at work. Here are five great places online to learn coding for free, or to upgrade your skills if you already code.

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Aunty Beeb's 'FREE' Micro:Bit -- how many on eBay in October?

BBC proud to reveal micro:bit -- a tiny, ARM-based board aimed at education. Venerable broadcaster to give away a million or so micro:bits to every Year 7 student in the UK. But will kids keep them?

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Apple education chief sees big data for education

Data analytics should help teachers assemble personalized lessons for students, notes Apple education chief John Couch.

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No need to boost H-1Bs, says GOP Senate immigration head... Wait. WHAT?

What bizarre, parallel universe is this? Jeff Sessions is now the chair of the Senate subcommittee on Immigration. But he doesn't exactly see eye-to-eye with his Republican colleagues about tech-worker H-1B visas. In IT Blogwatch,...


FBI visits LA Unified School District -- iPad MEGA PURCHASE looks SUSPICIOUS

Los Angeles: City of Angels. But yesterday, LA could have easily been known as "City investigated by the FBI because of suspicions involving bidding irregularities for iPads purchased as part of the Unified School District's (LAUSD)...

Predicting the next CompTIA A+ Exam

With the next generation of CompTIA A+ Certification exams expected in late 2015 or early 2016, veteran CompTIA A+ Certification trainer and author Mark Soper predicts what might show up on the next round of tests.

In strike against Oracle, Workday ships first app for higher education

Workday Student Recruiting is now generally available, but a full suite won't be released for another two years

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