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Bring Your Own Device/Tech. Goes Google-y with Version 13.5 – PaperCut Blog / News. Over the last twenty years, there has been dramatic change in the Print Management landscape.

Goes Google-y with Version 13.5 – PaperCut Blog / News

From the early 1990′s when System Administrators sought out obscure drivers from FTP sites; to the 2000′s when Support Engineers fought to deploy print infrastructure via Active Directory; to today, Print Management has never been more complex. The challenge for Network Managers lies in keeping pace with the explosive growth of “Bring Your Own Devices” (BYOD) – smartphones, laptops / notebooks and tablets. To help with this challenge, PaperCut developed capabilities that support BYOD Laptops with Web Print, and iOS devices with iOS printing support.

Today we are excited to announce the next part of the mobile print management story… In PaperCut Version 13.5 we are integrating PaperCut’s Print Management solution with Google Cloud Print, catering for users of Chromebooks and Android devices. Awesome Screenshot Extension for Google Chrome. CloudConvert - convert anything to anything. Revolutionizing the Way Teachers Capture Data in the Classroom. School Device Rollouts Generate More Questions. A Chromebook Screencasting Solution – not a moment too soon! How can my classroom go BYOT if my school does not? A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links. What’s new on your Chromebook - Chrome OS Help. If you're curious about Chromebooks, check out this list of frequently-asked questions to learn more.

What’s new on your Chromebook - Chrome OS Help

Chromebooks are a new type of computer designed to help you get things done faster and easier. They run Chrome OS, an operating system that has cloud storage, the best of Google built-in, and multiple layers of security. Learn more about moving from Windows to a Chromebook. The Chromebook doesn’t work with some types of software you may be used to, like Microsoft Office, but there are many free apps that you can use to get things done. For the rare times when you’re disconnected from the Internet, you can use offline-ready apps to stay productive. Instead of buying software and programs on CDs, you can add apps from the Chrome Web Store.

The Chrome Web Store is a place where you can find a wide range of free and paid apps, extensions, and themes designed for Chromebooks and the Google Chrome browser. Are You Ready for BYOD? Infrastructure | In Print Are You Ready for BYOD?

Are You Ready for BYOD?

The do's and don'ts of beefing up your wireless network to handle the bring-your-own-device movement. When students and staff returned to school in the Jordan School District (UT) after the 2011 Christmas break, Ron Bird could see that the number of devices on the wireless network had jumped by several hundred compared to pre-vacation levels. "I figured that was just whatever Mom and Dad bought kids for Christmas," says Bird, the district's network and technical services manager. "That's how fast the demand for access is growing. " Shoemaker, Cassie / List of Educational Apps. Getting started with Google's Cloud Print. Sometime soon, you'll likely have something to print—and there's no guarantee you'll be at your home or office when the need strikes.

Getting started with Google's Cloud Print

You could make a reminder for yourself to print that e-mail or document the next time you're at your Mac or PC, or you could harness the power of the cloud to remove those traditional workplace boundaries and bring the printer to you. Cloud printing has been around for a few years now, and it's actually very easy to set up. Google is the reigning champ in this space, with a product aptly named Cloud Print. - Google Docs. SIGTE: BYOT, Why we took the Plunge_0.

When Technologies Collide: Consumer, K-12 and Higher Ed. Big Ideas Culture Digital Tools Teaching Strategies.

When Technologies Collide: Consumer, K-12 and Higher Ed

How to take a screenshot in Google Chromebook - Google Chrome Fans. The Chromebooks are launched, and with the different operating system unlike the Windows and Mac OS, the options and interface for sure would be a lot different.

How to take a screenshot in Google Chromebook - Google Chrome Fans

Doing the most basic things in the Google Chrome OS would be different and new, and one has to learn about it. The basic activities usually are taking screenshot, transferring data to other devices etc. and taking screenshots is one of the important ones too, to share tutorials, to share info with friends in an easy way. But as said, the Google Chrome OS and the Chromebooks have a different way of operating the things. Using the Page Flipper key When you are on a particular window, taking the screenshot of that particular window can be done by pressing 2 keys. Mobile Laptop Charging Stations - Computing. Keep up to 20 laptops secure and fully charged with a Mobile Laptop Charging Station.

Mobile Laptop Charging Stations - Computing

How would I prepare to teach a BYOD class? I've been thinking and reading about what it would be like to teach a (math) class in a school with a Bring Your Own Device policy.

How would I prepare to teach a BYOD class?

Students as Contributors: The Digital Learning Farm. Years ago, when farms dominated our landscape, children were responsible for performing meaningful jobs that were vital to each family’s success.

Students as Contributors: The Digital Learning Farm

Depending on their age, children would care for animals, repair farm equipment, prepare food to sell at local markets and more. Children were essential to the very survival of the family. Student Parent Staff IV.pdf. Professional Development - BYOD. PowerPad 16 USB station charges your iPad and 15 others. New USB Charger Powers 16 iPads at a Time A convenient USB charging unit provides full power to 16 iPads, iPhones or iPods in a compact device from Datamation Systems SOUTH HACKENSACK, N.J.

PowerPad 16 USB station charges your iPad and 15 others

--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Charging large numbers of iPads, iPhones and iPods is a challenge for many schools, businesses and other organizations. A new 16-port professional USB charging station now makes this possible. Compact, light and easy to use, the Power Pad 16 (DS-IP-PP16) provides the optimum power required for charging iPads and other iDevices. Created by Datamation Systems, the leading provider of security carts and cabinets, with the expertise of Cambrionix state-of-the-art USB technology, this is the latest addition to an extensive suite of charge, sync, security and storage products for iPads and other devices. New Chromebook How-Tos "Boom. We're Done. Let's Get Tacos." - The Des Moines Egotist. Chromebook Classroom.