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iPhone and iOS upgrades untouchable by rivals


September 16, 2013

Fall is here, and along with a change in temperature, leaves, and fashion come new iPhones.Apple gave their now yearly phone keynote Tuesday, and to the surprise of few, announced the latest entries in their growing product line.i...

MyHilltop will soon take over many of EdWeb’s responsibilities

September 10, 2013

Students at St. Edward’s University will see a gradual change this year in how the university handles technology related tasks. Students will have access to a new software called myHilltop that will change major tasks includin...

Netflix original program more than trend

Life & Arts Editor

April 30, 2013

The idea of a family gathering around the television in the living room for a weekly program is dead. In this day and age, we watch shows and movies via digital video recorders, computers and streaming services. In fact, the n...

Google Fiber to transform Austin into a better Silicon Valley

April 16, 2013

After Austin’s campaign for Google’s ultra-high-speed Internet failed three years ago, Google announced that the city will be getting Google Fiber in 2014.Google Fiber is so fast that a person can download a high definiti...

Google Fiber to make Austin debut in the next year


April 9, 2013

After Google and the city of Austin announced that they will be holding an event to announce a new partnership, rumors began swirling. Today Google confirmed that Austin will be the next city to receive Google Fiber, an ultra high...

SXSW Edu: Bill Gates


March 19, 2013

To close the SXSWedu conference with a bang and open up the main music, film and interactive festivities, the organizers picked a speaker who is working to transform education as we know it: Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist ...

Virtual learning environments don’t work for every student

October 23, 2012

Virtual learning is on the rise for higher education. Many colleges, including Austin Community College and St. Edward’s University conduct courses online, and some classes are a mixture of traditional classrooms and online learn...

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