Microsoft's support for Windows Server 2003 ends this week, putting districts that have not upgraded to a newer system at risk of viruses and other derailments.
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June 17, 2014
While the magazine's 2014 rankings do not include education companies, they do feature leading businesses that sell in the K-12 marketplace.
May 30, 2014
A new hybrid tablet/laptop device, Microsoft's Surface Pro 3, is set up as a challenger to Apple's iPad and MacBook Air.
April 28, 2014
Eight companies are making 10 new device packages available with Windows 8.1 as many districts across the U.S. prepare for next year's common core tests.
April 23, 2014
An ad-free search engine, Bing in the Classroom, was launched today by Microsoft, but adults in the community are urged to earn rewards using the "ads-in" version.
March 14, 2014
Education technology opens more avenues to commercializing education, say authors of a new study that examines how much K-12 students are exposed to marketing in schools.
February 21, 2014
Microsoft, the software giant, is collaborating with Pearson, the education product giant, to bring Pearson's curriculum to the Windows 8 touchscreen world.
February 07, 2014
The Miami-Dade school system, which has 350,000 students, has announced it will move ahead with an ambitious technology plan, after initially delaying the project.