UWS offers 11,000 iPads to staff, students 
Dec 20, 2012 | Comment Now 
Devices to access online learning materials.
 
DiData sweeps up Excom assets 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 5, 2010 | Comment Now 
Customer lists among assets purchased.
 
Adelaide uni to give science students iPads 
By Ry Crozier | Sep 14, 2010 | Comment Now 
Replaces textbooks with "open source" courseware.
 
Dimension Data offers lifeline to Excom students 
 
Boredom kills UK ICT students numbers  
 
Microsoft offers massive student discounts on Windows 7 
By Brett Winterford, Shaun Nichols | Sep 21, 2009 | Comment Now 
Student edition to be priced in Australia at around $30.
 
Government funds 141,000 more school laptops 
Jan 29, 2009 | Comment Now 
The Federal Government has allocated second round funding of $141 million to enable almost 1400 schools nationwide to buy computers for students.
 
DET wants thin laptops at $500 for NSW students 
By Lilia Guan | Dec 5, 2008 | Comment Now 
Just days after securing an extra $180 million from the Commonwealth for computers for schools, the NSW Department of Education and Training (DET) has called for tenders to ...
 
UNSW offers students 500 times more email storage 
Nov 28, 2008 | Comment Now 
The University of New South Wales has abandoned its UniMail system - which gave users just 20Mbit of storage - for a newer, smarter system hosted in the U.S.
 
Intel opens its wallet for science 
By Shaun Nichols | Oct 22, 2008 | Comment Now 
Chipmaker Intel has launched a new program in hopes of training young engineers. The company said today that it would be spending some US$120 million over the next ten years as ...
 
Study shows pop up warnings ineffective 
By Iain Thomson | Sep 24, 2008 | Comment Now 
A study by the Department of Psychology at North Carolina State University has shown that computer users largely ignore pop up windows warning them of unsafe computing use.
 
Scotch College trials Microsoft unified comms 
By Ry Crozier | Aug 15, 2008 | Comment Now 
Melbourne-based Scotch College is nearing completion of an 18-month trial of Microsoft’s unified communications technology.
 
Aussie students take home trophy in international contest 
By Ashley Clark | Jul 9, 2008 | Comment Now 
A group of Australian university students have triumphed over 200,000 students from 100 nations to achieve first place in Microsoft’s 2008 Imagine Cup competition.
 
NSW government gives HSC students online help 
By Ashley Clark | Jun 5, 2008 | Comment Now 
The NSW Office of the Board of Studies this week launched an interactive study resource website for the 67,000 Higher School Certificate students in the state.
 
International ICT students get help finding jobs down-under 
By Ashley Clark | May 26, 2008 | Comment Now 
The Australian Computer Society (ACS) is launching the Professional Year (PYear) program, which aims to help international ICT graduates find jobs in the Australian IT industry ...
 
Teachers hit the Web to help busy students 
By Ashley Clark | Apr 30, 2008 | Comment Now 
As the cost of living continues to grow, more and more teenage students are struggling to juggle a full time education with a part time job. Now teachers are using the web to ...
 
Microsoft giving away dev tools to uni students for free 
By Mitchell Bingemann | Feb 20, 2008 | Comment Now 
Microsoft has unveiled a worldwide software giveaway aimed at arming uni students with the latest designer and developer tools for free.
 
Spear phishers target US students 
By Shaun Nichols | Feb 5, 2008 | Comment Now 
A new spear phishing attack is targeting the email accounts of US university students.
 
University insists on GPS phones for students 
By Iain Thomson | Nov 28, 2007 | Comment Now 
Students at Montclair State University in New Jersey are required to have mobile phones fitted with GPS tracking devices as part of their equipment for campus life..
 
Judge dismisses students' lawsuit in data breach 
By Jim Carr | Aug 31, 2007 | Comment Now 
Two former Ohio University students may have lost their battle in a data-breach-related lawsuit, but the current US political environment left them with no other recourse than ...
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