Tech & games
I’ll be starting things off on this blog by talking about my most anticipated game of the year. I’ll give you a hint – it’s got dragons in it.
We are so used to small, slick smartphones which can do just about anything, it's easy to forget that the mobile phone was once very different.
In a dynamic technological landscape driven by constant innovation, the old Western saying, "if it ain't broke, don't fix it", may go against your natural instincts.
Studying large amounts of data can help with everything from revision to job searches. To help those taking the DSE feel more confident about the English exam, computer students from the Institute of Vocational Education (IVE) have developed an award-winning app which helps students identify which...
Many people enjoy lots of different hobbies. Some like to walk their caged birds in a park every day or collect first day issue stamps, while others spend their time painting their phones pink. Photography, on the other hand, is a more complicated, expensive and sophisticated hobby to take up.
Lego used to be a toy, a model-building hobby. But these days, says one local Lego lover, it's become more of an item to make money.
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A smartphone claims to have 16GB of storage, but the user interface can occupy more than half of that memory. There are more than enough free apps on the market, but we don't have unlimited storage. If you can't give up your games and entertainment apps, you need to be picky when choosing apps...
If you think the iPad is used only to play games and surf the internet, think again. It is actually an efficient and useful tool for both teachers and students.