About 4,000 new laptop computers bound for an Alabama school district were held up over issues with manufacturers, weeks before the school year was set to begin with increased online learning amid...
NEW YORK (AP) — Apple’s new iPad brings PC-like trackpad capabilities for the first time, as the company seeks to make its tablet even more like a laptop computer.
STOCKHOLM (AP) — If you're reading this on a cellphone or laptop computer, you might thank the three winners of this year's Nobel Prize in chemistry for their work on lithium-ion...
ATLANTA (AP) — Middle school students in Atlanta will be getting a laptop computer and wireless access through a program to provide access to digital resources.
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A donation from tech billionaire Elon Musk will provide laptop computers to middle school students in Flint, Michigan, as the city recovers from a contaminated water crisis.
The Elon Musk Foundation is giving about $424,000 for the project helping seventh and eighth grade students. The announcement was made Wednesday at a Flint school board meeting.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on Apple's education event in Chicago (all times local):
Apple is hoping it can regain ground that its products have recently lost in U.S. classrooms, but a longtime technology analyst believes the company must be willing to cut prices to do that.
And that's a concession Apple isn't ready to make quite yet. The company hammered that point home Tuesday when it unveiled the latest model of its cheapest iPad.
RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) — Officials at Vermont's College of St. Joseph say they will be providing a free laptop computer to every freshman student starting in the next academic year.
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Volunteers and school officials are teaming up to give laptop computers to Sonoma County teacher and students who lost all their belongings in last month's deadly wildfires.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A technology company will pay $3.5 million and change how it sells laptop computers as part of a settlement reached with federal officials and 32 states.
The agreement with Lenovo announced Tuesday settles allegations that the firm, based in Morrisville, North Carolina, sold devices with preloaded software that made users' sensitive personal information vulnerable to hackers.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on a tech firm agreeing to pay $3.5 million to settle complaints about software it preloaded on laptops (all times local):
A technology company that has agreed to pay $3.5 million and change how it sells laptop computers as part of a settlement reached with federal officials and authorities in New Jersey and 31 other states says it "disagrees with the allegations" contained in complaints about its preloaded software.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — New Israeli restrictions on Palestinians exiting the blockaded Gaza Strip have further disrupted travel for the few who are allowed to cross the border into Israel.
The restrictions include a ban on laptop computers, hard-shell suitcases and even toothpaste.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The capital of the United Arab Emirates became the first city to be exempt from a U.S. ban on laptop computers being in the cabins of airplanes coming from the Mideast, the country's flag carrier said Sunday.
NEW YORK (AP) — International air travelers might soon rediscover magazines, paperbacks and playing cards.
Airline passengers have become hooked on their laptops and tablets to get work done or just kill time during long flights. But U.S. aviation-security officials appear determined to ban large electronic devices in the cabin of flights from Europe.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Sixth-graders across Tuscaloosa City Schools are now the caretakers of technology to extend learning beyond the classroom.
Earlier in December, the school system distributed about 700 Google Chromebook laptop computers, one for each sixth-grader in the school system, as a part of an initiative to reach more students through digital resources and to give students the opportunity to learn more on their own.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Tens of thousands of new laptops are about to arrive in classrooms across Wake County.
News outlets report that the school system is distributing 52,000 new laptop computers and tablets over the next year so that the devices are more widely available for lessons.
The technology rollout began in high schools last week. On Wednesday, nearly 700 Lenovo ThinkPads were delivered to Apex High School. Middle schools and elementary are set to receive the devices in 2017.