Will Ultra-High Speed Spread? A Look at Gig.U

Gig.U is an effort to provide high speed internet connectivity to educational communities and workplace environments near universities. The concept is designed to generate interest in startup companies that will stimulate the economy and create jobs in the surrounding areas. Companies that need to handle data-intensive calculations and large files need internet service providers with […]

Educational Uses for Mobile Devices

It’s unavoidable:  mobile devices make up the majority of the way that students communicate.  Children communicate via text messaging, instant messaging, and video chatting, and they learn using tools such as Wikipedia, Yahooligans, and online educational games.  Mobile devices are an integral part of students’ lives, and it is no longer a question of whether […]