Tips for Mitigating BYOD Security Risks

For all the benefits of BYOD, the practice also poses major threats to the security infrastructure. But you can employ a few guidelines to mitigate those risks. By Christian Crank Let’s be honest and admit that we’re obsessed with our mobile devices: Our smartphones, tablets and laptops are with us at all times and go everywhere we go. Because we ...

Record-breaking sales of 1.3 million in 2013 for interactive whiteboards and flat panel displays: Futuresource Consulting

Global sales of interactive whiteboards and interactive flat panel displays in the education and corporate sectors reached 1.3 million units in 2013, up 1% on the previous year and making it the largest year on record, according to the final 2013 quarterly research report from Futuresource Consulting. The education sector provides a vast target market for vendors and component suppliers ...

Here comes the tipping point: Half of PCs shipped will be tablets

Next year almost half of all personal computers shipped will be tablets, signalling the latest milestone in the apparently inexorable rise of slates and the decline of old-school PCs. According to a report by researcher Canalys, the worldwide PC market (which it defines as covering desktops, laptops, and tablets) grew 18 percent quarter-on-quarter in third quarter of this year, despite ...

5 Best Tips For Hosting BYOD Fair In Your School

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Fair is a must and should event that needs to be hosted every year by schools. The event not only allows the students to bring their own devices to classroom but also encourages collaboration significantly with other students in the same cohort. In addition the fair involves the local community vendors to offer discounts on ...

Poll: BYOD Enhances Workplace Productivity

BOYD in the workplace is boosting workplace productivity. That’s according to CompuCom, which has just announced the results of its recent website poll. The findings reveal that 67 percent of IT professionals strongly agree (37 percent) or agree (30 percent) that Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies enhance their productivity in the workplace. “A major concern about the explosive growth ...

TouchIT Technologies, Inc adds multi-touch gesture support for Apple Mac in its new range of 4 point touch interactive LEDs

TouchIT Technologies, Inc adds multi-touch gesture support for Apple Mac in its new range of 4 point touch interactive LEDs Troy, MI US, May 30, 2013 /FSC/ - TouchIT Technologies Inc. (TUCN - OTCBB), a leading manufacturer of touch-based visual communication products has today announced the launch of a new range of 4 point multi-touch LEDs specifically designed to capitalize ...