11-inch just doesn’t cut it anymore as a Pro tablet. With Samsung going all out with the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra that comes with a whooping 14.6-inch display, not that we are suggesting you carry around a giant slate, 12-inch tablets are fast becoming the norm. Here are five to choose from for education.
Apps, Gadgets, Spaces, VLEs, Web
The iPad Air 2022 now with M1 chip and plenty of colour options is even closer to the iPad Pro 11 2021 also with M1 chip. What does 200 dollars extra gets you with the iPad Pro 11 2021? Or if you are looking specifically for a mid-range tablet, should you consider with the iPad […]
Want a big tablet that can rival those 2-in-1 convertible laptops minus the heft and thickness, the new Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra is your answer. Beating Apple to the size race, the Samsung’s pro tablet is available in not two but three sizes, the S8, S8+ and S8 Ultra with the Ultra being the biggest. […]
Learning to write essay type answers whether in exams or for an assignment, takes both practise and experience. Over time, you can learn to learn to develop ideas and points that are relevant and compelling to write a strong, well-structured essay.
MacBook Pro 14 & 16 (late 2021): How many external monitors can you connect to the M1 Pro & M1 Max laptops
The new MacBook Pros released late 2021 come with the most number of connectivity options on a system based on M1. They also support the most number of external displays. Naturally, if you are going to spend so much money on a laptop, and a powerful one I may add, you are going to want […]
What Every Parent Needs to Know About Early Childhood Development (ECD) – Social and Emotional Development
In this, part 3 of our 3 part series on Early Childhood Development, we’ll be looking at children’s ability to deal with emotions and suggest ways in which, as a parent or guardian, you can establish rules, routines and responsibilities to help children up to age five, navigate their feelings. We will also look at how […]
Apple is moving into the monitor space in a big way with the launch of Studio Display joining the flagship Apple Pro Display XDR. While the Studio Display is only your premium LCD monitor, it is the Pro Display XDR that leads the way in terms of technology with mini LED backlight. Here, we see […]
What Every Parent Needs to Know About Early Childhood Development (ECD) – Fine and Gross Motor Skills
In this, part two of a three-part series, we continue to look at the ways in which your child develops from their first year of life to age four so that as a parent you are aware of and able to monitor their progress. In part one we looked at how children’s thinking and language […]
Need to design a flyer, business card, presentation slide or brochure? Or if you are a digital native, a long Pinterest post, Instagram story, YouTube Art for your channel or even animations and videos, use one of these design maker tools. Not only are they free, they are quick and easy to use too, allowing […]
Google’s Pixelbook Go is available with a choice of 8th generation Intel processors, memory and storage options. Users can pick between Intel Core m3, i5 or i7 but the cost stacks up when one goes for a higher model. Here, we look at cheaper alternatives that does not compromise on performance.
In a mixed environment, MacOS and Windows PC, you often get USB Thumb Drives or External Hard Drive formatted in NTFS file system that you can read but not write on a Mac. Here is a quick and easy hack to enable writing to NTFS Drive without installing any software.
The new 11th Generation Amazon Kindle Paperwhite not only comes with a bigger and brighter display but has modern conveniences such as fast charging, USB-C port and warm lighting. If you pick the Signature Edition, it even supports wireless charging, automatic brightness with built-in light sensor and four times more storage.
To answer the question of how many external displays can one connect to their Apple M1, M1 Pro or M1 Max based systems, we completed the research necessary and present our findings here.
Best Lightweight Laptops with Big Display (15.6-inch or bigger): Big on productivity, small on weight
Weight and size always go hand-in-hand. Laptops with big displays alway come with it the heft, until now. These big laptops with 15.6-inch, 16-inch and even 17-inch displays weigh no more than 1.7kg. We take a look at one of the lightest and slimmest big laptops around. Big on productivity minus the back breaking weight.
Want an ultraportable laptop that is also super light? We are not talking about tablets or convertible hybrids but real clamshells with a decent size 13 or 14-inch screen that you can actually work on. Here, we explore 12 of the best ultraportables starting from 883grams up to 1.3kg. These ultra light and super slim […]
The free Notes app gets more and more features added. Apart from having all your notes synchronised across all your devices be it iPhone, iPad, MacBook and iMac via iCloud, you can use it to collaborate with others too. Here is a quick guide to help you make the most of the app, exploring features […]
You ask Siri to take a photo but it won’t hit the shutter automatically. Try it for yourself if you haven’t already done so. Say “Hey Siri, Take a Photo” and all it does is start the camera app and wait for you to tap on the shutter button. Here we explore how to capture […]
Tablets have always been considered as the fancier, more intuitive, and more portable “laptop” computer with its’ detachable keyboard and now with trackpad. However, it is quite strange that even as tablets have been taking their fair share of the mobile market since 2011, laptops never really went out of fashion, maintaining their ever-consistent presence […]
What Every Parent Needs to Know About Early Childhood Development (ECD) – Cognitive and Linguistic Development
Raising a little human as a parent may be your most challenging role yet but, if equipped with the right knowledge and care, will prove to be a tremendously fulfilling experience. In the first of this this series of articles we’ll look at the different areas of Early Childhood Development and how you as a parent […]
The Surface Pro tablet has been our favourite for education given its versatility and solid use case. Now in its 8th iteration, the Surface Pro 8 has not only grown to 13-inch but is the first tablet PC based on Intel Evo platform. It still spots a slim chassis with integrated kickstand, access to full […]