Google Meet is a great Video Conferencing alternative to Zoom for those who already have a Google Account. The free basic plan offers web conference (online meeting) for up to 100 participants with a 60 minute limit per meeting. For most personal applications, that is more than enough. So here is how to get started.
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Today’s tablets are more powerful than ever. With the right application, it will even out perform laptops and desktops on similar tasks and take on some intensive processing tasks. Here is how to make your slate work harder, turning it into a laptop or even a desktop.
Technical support is becoming a thing of the past with people turning to mobile solutions for their daily computing needs. The hardware and operating systems powering today’s devices such as tablets and smartphones need very little maintenance. Plus, updating software is quick and easy. That is why students are choosing these over a full size […]
Here are our top picks for affordable and large 10-inch tablets that can be optimized for school and home use in the context of education. Understanding the need for devices in today’s learning, our line-up considers a balance in cost and performance as well as a large display for useability. These will work perfectly as […]
We take a quick look at some of the common apps that will help you in school and education setting. With ease of access to mobile hardware today, you will have the option to download and install a unique suite of mobile apps specifically designed for the classroom. Most of these are usable in any […]
Best Table Top Tablet Stands for Online Lessons & Video Recording: Tablet holders with adjustable height
We look at tablet and smartphone holders with strong clamps or bracket and adjustable stand to mount and hold the device at different angles and height, be it for viewing or recording. These table top stands are great for both students and teachers. One to follow online lessons while the other to deliver or record […]
Need a floor standing mount for your tablet to create online learning videos or deliver live online classes? Here are 5 of the best tablet floor stands. These stands will securely hold your tablet in place while you demonstrate or teach your class remotely or record your next video lesson.
Those looking for a secure and stable floor mount for the iPad, look no futher. These tablet floor stands will instantly turn your tablet into a self service point or information kiosk. With built-in anti-theft and tamper-proof features, it is more secure than ever, keeping your investment safe.
A laptop for learning need not be expensive, but simply going for the cheapest options can be a false economy. Over time, these entry level machines will become slower, prompting the need for an upgrade sooner. Choosing a laptop powered by Intel core i5 means it is super quick to handle big projects now and […]
New iPad square edge design and powerful chip on the iPad Pro 11 and 12.9 (2020) may be out of reach for most students because of its high costs. But, with the launch of the new iPad 2020 and iPad Air 4, Apple changes that by bringing the powerful A12 Bionic chip used to power […]
Many would pitch the Apple iPad Pro 11-inch against the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 11-inch but what about the iPad Air 4th generation. The latest iPad Air adopts the new iPad Pro design, powered by the new A14 Bionic chip with Neural Engine, it is every bit as capable as the iPad Pro 11-inch 2nd […]
Custom build your own PC for college or university the easy way using a barebone system. Simply choose your memory and storage and in some cases, your choice of processor and you are off to a flying start. Nothing is more satisfying that having a hand in building your own computer.
Choosing a tablet is always a game of mental tag. On one end, you desire portability. And at the other end, your heart yearns for screen size. As such, we find that the dainty form factor of 7 or 8-inches is perhaps the best size for balancing the existence of your full tablet and your […]
High capacity portable battery chargers that support USB-C Power Delivery function meant the USB-C port is dual purpose. It can be used to recharge the power bank or used as an output port to charge your devices. Here we explore some of the best high capacity portable battery charges with USB-C PD support.
Constantly on the move and looking for a way to charge your laptop without being tethered to the wall socket. Here are some of the best external battery chargers with AC Outlet or USB-C Power Delivery port that will charge your laptop and other portable devices on the go.
Top 12 Best Origami Kits & Books for Children: Keep your little ones occupied for hours creatively instead of screen time
If you’re looking for creative things to do instead of sitting in front of the TV or staring at screens consuming mindless content all the time? Pick up one of these exciting origami kits and books and encourage your children to be creative and learn problem solving along the way.
We scoured the web for free online courses that you can sign up and start right away. These are mainly short courses with some including completion certificate at the end. Here are the 28 free online course sites that we will be looking at.
Apple just announced that it will migrate their iMacs and Macbooks to use Apple’s own ARM based silicon chip. Laptops and hybrids (2-in-1) with ARM-based processors have been around for a while now. So how is this move any different? For start, Apple is focusing on desktop too. Until today, we have not seen a […]
These Mini PCs are bucking the trend. Small and tiny does not mean they are less powerful than their full size desktop or tower counterparts. Far from that, these powerful ultra small form factor PCs are packed with so much power, yet use very little energy to run.
More and more schools and educational establishments are looking to virtual solutions for teaching and learning. These tools allow them to schedule and host online events for a large group of viewers with one-to-many live video streaming or a webinar involving a small to medium group of participants.