5 Reasons that Contribute Cloud Makes Sense in the 2018 Classroom

Contribute Cloud is a lesson creation, lesson distribution and collaboration platform. As the name suggests, it is cloud-based which means as the user, there is nothing to install. There is nothing to update or maintain as we at TouchIT Technologies do all of this from our own servers. So what is the catch? Quite simply put, there isn’t one. Contribute ...

How to Chromecast without any additional hardware

Chromecasting. The "must have" for the Chromebook enabled classroom in 2018. So what is it? According to Wikipedia, "Chromecast is a line of digital media players developed by Google. The devices, designed as small dongles, enable users with a mobile device or personal computer to initiate and control playback of Internet-streamed audiovisual content on a high-definition television or home audio ...

How to Connect to Google Drive on a Y Series LED's Onboard Android

Firstly, to access Google Drive, you are going to want to download Google Chrome Browser to the Interactive, LED. This is the best browser available for the Y series and you can get it from the TouchIT App Store. The fastest way to download it is open the Browser (from the home screen with the clock on the Y series) ...

Introduction to Contribute Signage

Digital Signage. There are lots of different options on the market. Why on earth have TouchIT released Contribute Signage? Simple questions that I am sure a lot of you are asking yourselves. However, what we have put together with Contribute Signage is quite a different value proposition and something that is aimed mainly at the Education Market but could also ...

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Top 5 Reasons a Height Adjustable Wall Mount Makes Sense

To height adjust or not to height adjust? That is the question. There is certainly no shortage of mounting options on the market for Interactive Flat Panels so in this blog post we are going to look at why you need to be looking for a height adjustable wall mount such as the BalanceBox. Before we do, TouchIT offers its ...

The 5 Must-Have Apps for your TouchIT Y Series LED in 2018

There is certainly no shortage of Apps in the TouchIT App Store. How on Earth are we going to pick just 5 must-have Apps for 2018? The TouchIT App Store is designed to be an ecosystem of Apps that we control. The reason that we do this is that firstly, we can sensor the Apps that appear in the store. ...

Why Schools Need Digital Signage in 2018

Digital Signage for schools is more than just a PowerPoint presentation on loop in a lobby. This is not Digital Signage. Moreover, PowerPoint is not designed to be Digital Signage, it is a presentation tool. Digital Signage for Schools is where you take a TV Screen and have relevant notices, important information displayed that can be updated remotely. The content ...

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7 Things You Didn't Know About Contribute Cloud

Contribute Cloud is an online content creation platform. It is a online content delivery platform. It is also an online collaboration platform. Best of all, it is totally free to use for TouchIT users. Contribute Cloud allows you to take files that would normally be personal files, like a PDF or an Image, and then share it with the class ...

9 Things You Didn't Know About The TouchIT App Store

If you are wondering why the TouchIT App Store exists, or what it is, hopefully we can clear this up in this Blog post. The TouchIT App Store is an ecosystem of free Apps and it is designed to distribute content in the form of Apps to the TouchIT Y Series LED. This gives the user the ability to personalise ...

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5 Features your Interactive LED MUST have

We've already looked at the many different considerations that one should think about when choosing the right Interactive LED for your school or District. What we are going to look at in this blog post are 5 must have features. 5 features for your interactive LED that you absolutely need for your school or district. On Board Android Why do ...