Goodbye Textbooks, Hello iPad

A technology shift is under way. The PC’s promise to transform how learning happens in the classroom is being realized by Apple’s iPad.


My Mom Reviews the iPad, Her First Computer

David Worthington documents his mom's fresh perspective on using the iPad in an enlightening interview.


Diaspora: Like an Open Source Facebook

Students create decentralized, open source alternative to Facebook that they say will give users full control over their privacy.

Windows Phone 7 Tablet: Still Possible

Analysis: Instead of grafting Windows onto smaller form factors, maybe Microsoft should grow the small-platform software to run well on a larger device.


Apple Blazing a Trail in Software (In)security

According to one security provider, Apple has had the most reported vulnerabilities for its platforms during the first half of 2010.