You can watch free Netflix documentaries on YouTube right now
You can now access a wide variety of Netflix original documentaries, shows, and series through its YouTube Channel, you may want to check it out
Pocketnow Daily: Galaxy S10 Camera Update: FORGET about the S20?! (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the camera update that will make you choose the Galaxy S10 over the Samsung Galaxy S20 and more
Apple has launched a new series of remote learning videos
Apple has recently launched a couple of videos that will help schools and educators improve remote learning to improve education during the pandemic
Android co-founder takes a breath, wonders what hell of a society he has created
A New York Times reporter caught wind of a teacher who decided to count the number of notifications her students received from their phones during class.
Ontario to ban smartphone use from public schools next year
Reports from government sources say that Canada’s most populous province will enforce a smartphone use ban with few exemptions.
Two new HP Chromebooks for education are coming in April
HP has two new Chromebooks coming out just in time for school districts to pick out new equipment for their students. You can get one of them, too, in April.
Contribute to MAKERphone on Kickstarter and learn how to make your own phone
Preparing for the steampunk apocalypse? You might want to make your own phone. This crowdfunded kit, fully funded, will take you from circuit board to code.
Survey says Samsung’s business out front, iPhone’s party at back in university
Occasionally, we come across these unscientific, weird surveys that characterize owners of certain brands of phones in certain ways.
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New MacBook Air with Retina Display and an improved Mac Mini are coming your way
Apple is going to get plenty of attention during the second half of 2018 with new MacBook Air models and an upgraded Mac mini
Saint Louis University is placing Echo Dots in all of its dorm rooms
If you’re going to SLU, get used to hearing Alexa. A lot. If you want to opt out, all you do is unplug the device, finish the year and return the Echo Dot.
Best Buy clearing stock of 256GB Pixelbook at $479 off
That’s $719. If you’re a student, it can cost less than $650. But you’re going to have to do some research, march into a store and call for a price check.
The OPPO Find X is a step toward Bezel Zero | #PNWeekly 310
Instagram is basically letting users do hour-long videos while Apple seems to be taking its time fixing problems on futurist products. All on our show!
More than a million students may go without smartphones in Australian schools
In New South Wales, the government has commissioned a study to look into the digital behaviors of students from kindergarten to Year 12.
Same price, new iPad 9.7: Apple Pencil is the (separately available) star
Apple is touting this as the most affordable iPad yet with the option for users to grab hold of the Apple Pencil (for $99) and take their experience by the reins.
New low-cost iPad and education software coming next week, cheap MacBook must wait
A new low-cost iPad with a 9.7-inch screen and classroom focus is practically guaranteed to see daylight on March 27, unlike that oft-rumored affordable 13-inch MacBook.
Low-cost new iPad and MacBook top suspect list for Apple’s March 27 education event
An education-focused Apple event on March 27 sounds perfect for the announcement of an oft-rumored new 9.7-inch iPad and 13-inch MacBook.
Microsoft confirms Windows 10 S to become “mode” from 2019
Windows 10 S has never been truly recognized by market metrics. Perhaps it never need be thanks to a shift in strategy for the OS targeting Chromebook users.
Microsoft unveils ultra-affordable, uncompromising Windows 10 laptops for schools
Microsoft still thinks it can beat Google in the classroom, marketing four new Windows 10 and Windows 10 S devices from Lenovo and JP as powerful alternatives for Chromebooks.
School district scraps $213K of Lenovo Chromebook N21, N22 for fire concerns
East Bridgewater public schools are switching to HP-made Chromebooks and iPads after some of the N21 and N22 laptops started smoking and sparking.
TL;DR: The Nex Band should be for kids
The Nex Band isn’t a fitness band and it isn’t a smartwatch. But it does light up in many colors and can help you hack away at some life lessons.
Walks like a cat, looks like a Surface Laptop leak
The Surface Laptop is said to be a little bulkier than your typical Surface Pro and… is supposed to target women in university and professional settings?
Windows Cloud hardware strategy will mimic Chromebook spec
But it’s how the software equips users with more applications and more possibilities to expand and grow that will really shine here.
Dell’s new education laptops include convertible Chromebooks, pen-wielding Windows models
Dell never puts all its eggs in one basket, yet again launching both affordable new Chromebooks and durable Windows laptops for the classroom.
Two new Chromebooks for education and a more touch-friendly UI
Chromebooks are said to be the future. Preparing them for being more than just laptops will take new software initiatives and, perhaps, a new Google device.