• Technology

    Is Your Latest Update Slowing You Down?

    That is the question. For many years, the debate regarding whether an older version of your iPhone should get an update has raged many times. Opinions vary wildly, and each preference is usually sufficiently backed up by statistical data or, at least, by a solid user experience. But instead of the decision itself, let’s briefly try to look into what, exactly, causes users to make these decisions, the bugs/fixes, and the version’s advertised features, and see if the update fares well overall. Bugs/Fixes Any software update is accompanied by bugs along with the fixes a previous version might require. For iPhones, however, this can either mean a simple annoyance or a major inconvenience.  This was what displeased so many users as persistent Wi-Fi…

  • EdTech,  Technology

    Best Online Productivity Tools for More Productive Teachers

    It goes without saying that technology plays a huge part in our daily lives. Upon waking and before going to bed, we face our smartphones. Over the course of the day, we are also faced with multiple screens: laptops, TV’s, tablets. What were once viewed as luxuries and even out of this world are now considered as essential items. This, of course, applies to our professional lives as well. In every field of work, the main form of communication is via email, text messaging, or other similar messaging applications. Now, everything is online; your files are in the cloud, your friends and family are on Facebook, and your professional contacts…