Wed 28 September 2011

Look out, there's a new tablet in town and it's HOT!

Announcing the Kindle Fire

Amazon announced a few new Kindles today, the most important, in my mind, is the Kindle Fire. It is a 7" tablet running a specialized version of Android. The shocker was the price, \$199. With todays announcement, every school district that is looking at mobile devices …

Mon 21 March 2011

A Kindle, iPad, and iPod Touch walk into a classroom - #neotech2011

Here are the slides with notes: Handout from my presentation. For those following along with Twitter here are the results of the poll:

I really enjoyed the conference, and want to thank everyone that was involved at putting it on. It was very well run (although I didn't win the …

Sat 05 February 2011

A Kindle, iPad, and iPod Touch walk into a classroom - #oetc11

The slides are available on Google Docs.

Wed 06 May 2009

The Kindle DX is available for pre-order, does anyone care?

Today's announcement of the Kindle DX, a 9.7" version of the Kindle is being hailed as some sort of savior of the newspaper industry and a breakthrough for the college textbook market.

At almost \$500 I don't see it as either. The biggest negative about the Kindle will also …