article by Stan Schroeder
submitted by Teresa Koltzenburg
Do you like data visualizations? How about visualizations on the go? Thanks to several very cool iPhone tools, you can turn your data into graphs, experience 3D worlds, or turn music into real-time visualizations in the palm of your hand. We bring you videos of five great iPhone visualization apps in action.
Continue reading… Data Visualizations
article by Alan Scher Zagier, Associated Press
submitted by T. J. Urbanski
Continue reading… USA Today
Missouri journalism freshmen required to have iPhones, iPod Touches, or similar devices–raising concerns about corporate influence
Summitted by Paul Kreider
A new policy by the University of Missouri School of Journalism requiring incoming students to have an iPhone, iPod Touch, or similar device has touched off a heated debate about the limits and possibilities of technology — as well as corporate influence — in academia.
Gadgets such as the Apple iPhone and the iPod Touch are mainstays on college campuses, largely for their ability to help students escape the pressures of the classroom–although a growing number of institutions also use the devices for academic purposes.
Continue reading… eCampus News
submitted by: Paul Kreider
Yet another institution is touting the education-changing potential of yet another device. This time the college is University of Missouri’s Journalism School, which now plans to require that students purchase either Apple’s iPod Touch or its iPhone.
Continue reading…Wired Campus
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