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Apple May Finally Release A New ‘low Price’ Laptop — And It Likely Won’t Have Its Controversial Touchscreen Keyboard

Apple has a new lower cost laptop in the works that will have a fingerprint sensor but not the company’s widely panned touch-sensitive Touch Bar, according to a new research note from a widely respected and usually reliable financial analyst. The new model would seem to fill a longstanding demand by Apple fans for a relatively inexpensive Mac laptop, but […]

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Laptops Get Thinner, Lighter, More Secure – And, In One Case, Audio-hostile

BERLIN – Apple may be leading tech headlines this week ahead of its Sept. 12 event that should feature a new round of iPhones, but the interesting news in laptops has all been on the Windows side lately. Microsoft’s support of touchscreen interfaces in Windows 10 has freed manufacturers to embrace two-in-one designs that fold up for use as a tablet. […]

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Laptop Deals This Week: Save On Alienware Gaming Laptops, Acer Chromebooks, Lenovo Ideapads, And More

What’s This? Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Image: Pexels It’s Monday, which means it’s time to get back to the grind. That means returning to the office or classroom and making sure you’re prepped and pumped for another week. It also means deals on laptops that will definitely […]

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How kids in a low-income country use laptops: lessons from Madagascar

How kids in a low-income country use laptops: lessons from Madagascar A Malagasy girl works on her laptop. http://www.nosykombaproject.org/gallerie-photos/ Sandra Nogry, Université de Cergy-Pontoise Every child, no matter what country they’re from or their social background, should have the chance to use and learn about technology. That’s the thinking behind a number of projects led by international organisations like UNESCO […]

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Technology in the classroom can improve primary mathematics

Technology in the classroom can improve primary mathematics There’s much more to mathematics than computation, and that’s where more contemporary technologies can improve primary mathematics. Shutterstock Catherine Attard, Western Sydney University Many parents are beginning to demand less technology use in the primary classroom due to the amount of screen time children have at home. This raises questions about whether […]

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Cloud, backup and storage devices: how best to protect your data

Cloud, backup and storage devices: how best to protect your data How much data do you still store only on your mobile, tablet or laptop? Shutterstock/Neirfy Adnene Guabtni, Data61 We are producing more data than ever before, with more than 2.5 quintillion bytes produced every day, according to computer giant IBM. That’s a staggering 2,500,000,000,000 gigabytes of data and it’s […]

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2018 iPad, MacBook & New iPhone Variants In The Works?

Following the launch of iPhone X, the tech industry has been looking at Apple as it takes another step in revamping its other product series this 2018. Interestingly, there’s now information about the Cupertino giant’s plans for its next-generation iPad, MacBook and Apple Watch devices. DigiTimes reported Monday that Apple’s Taiwanese suppliers are already seeing increased…

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