Category Archives: Troubleshooting

General tips and tricks for the iPad or other educational technologies

Death of an iPhone

Catchy title huh? (thanks Camille).  In the style of Arthur Miller’s play, “Death of a Salesman” this will be sort of a stream of consciousness post.  Hopefully with a much happier ending! As the sun rises on our heroine… We … Continue reading

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If your iPad crashes do you lose your Apps?

The holidays and a whirlwind of other November – December happenings put my blogging on hold, however the work has moved forward. I experienced my first iPad wrinkle; my iPad refused to sync. It is difficult to determine what caused … Continue reading

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Not so “delicious” anymore

This is not a specific iPad post, but rather a “heads up” to anyone who utilizes the social bookmarking tool, Delicious.  If you are like many of us , then you undoubtedly utilize a social bookmarking tool to keep track … Continue reading

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iOS 4 – Screen lock changes to mute switch?

When I updated my iPad to the iOS 4, I suddenly had no sound. It took me a few minutes to discover that the mechanical switch on the side of the iPad had become a mute switch. Previous to the … Continue reading

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iPad Deployment

A few weeks ago our Arts Educator 2.0 project faculty decided that we have accumulated enough evidence in our own explorations, to warrant a deployment of this new tool with our project participants in the fall.  It occurred to us … Continue reading

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iPad Outdoors

Just read an interesting article about a class action lawsuit against Apple for mis-advertisement of the device as being just as good as the Kindle or a book.  The claim is that the iPad can’t be used outside in direct … Continue reading

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Better Blogging

[tweetmeme]Just posted a rather long entry today and got to thinking. I’d seen a shorted article posted by Chris Galik and wondered how he shortened it. Had a snoop in the “New Post” window and found the “more” button. Paste … Continue reading

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