Tagged: ipad

Duck Hunters Stay Grounded in Digital Network

by Brent Birch 9/8/2014 12:00 am

Rarely do I go on a hunt without my smartphone, sometimes even packing the iPad, and so do most of my buddies, based on the number of texts I get on days afield. Everything from live hunt reports to post hunt pics to questions like “Where’s lunch?” flows pretty steadily most days.

How Children with Special Needs Can Benefit from the iPad

by Jane Dennis 9/26/2013 12:00 am

Since debuting April 3, 2010, the ground-breaking Apple Inc. tablet computer has been a big hit with users of all ages, with its multi-touch screen, built-in Wi-Fi, virtual keyboard and light weight. The iPad’s legions of fans include parents of children with special needs, as well as teachers and therapists.

ASU Herald Says iPads for Freshmen Getting 'Mixed Reviews'

by Lance Turner 9/10/2013 3:33 pm

Arkansas State University's move to require freshmen to purchase iPads for use in its first-year "Making Connections" classes is getting mixed reviews from students, according to the Jonesboro campus' student newspaper.

ASU Readies Freshmen for iPad-Intensive 'Making Connections' Class

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/18/2013 2:50 pm

Arkansas State University in Jonesboro is set to implement a program this fall that will require all freshmen to use an iPad as part of a first-year experience course called "Making Connections."

Arkansas Next Giveaway: Parkview High School Student Wins One of Five Free Laptops

by Lindsay Irvin 2/21/2012 12:04 pm

We headed over to Parkview Arts & Science Magnet High School in Little Rock today to surprise the winner of one of two laptops we're giving away this month. Phillip Broadway was speechless when his named was called in front of the entire school during an assembly this morning.

Download Free Arkansas Dining Lodging Travel Smart Device App Here

by Karen Martin 12/19/2011 5:44 am

The Arkansas Dining Lodging Travel smart device app, developed by the Arkansas Hospitality Association, gives users full access to the AHA's list of restaurants, hotels and travel companies. Download it below. It's free.

Student Tech: Laptops vs Tablets

by Lindsay Irvin 9/19/2011 12:00 am

Technology in the classroom is great, but before you beg your parents for an iPad, compare its cool-factor to a laptop’s practicality.

Trout Fishing in America at Lamanpalooza Friday

by Karen Martin 8/4/2011 6:16 am

Make plans to see Trout Fishing in America perform at Lamanpalooza, a celebration of summer reading, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Friday (Aug. 5) at Laman Library, North Little Rock. Admission is free.

Cook Burgers To A Safe Temperature

by Karen Martin 6/2/2011 6:17 am

Gourmet Live's Kemp Minifie offers tips on how to make and grill burgers that are safe for you, your family and friends.

Tips to Keep Kids Safe Online

by Jennifer Pyron 12/21/2010 2:21 pm

Did your child get a new tech gadget for Christmas? Be sure to consult these tips for keeping children safe while they are online.

Electronic Readers: Learn About Them at Arkansas Literary Festival

by Karen Martin 4/11/2010 4:28 am

Do you want an electronic reader? Do you need one? If so, which one is best for you? Computer instructor Robert Bailey will discuss the options at a free workshop at 3 p.m. today (April 11) that's part of the Arkansas Literary Festival.

Boomville: Fire Up Your Kindle, Your Skiff, Your Alex and Your Whatever — and Read!

by Boom Staff 2/1/2010 12:00 am

Amazon’s Kindle was the most gifted item for Christmas 2009. The e-book outsold real books. Because of the popularity of Kindle and Kindle 2, everybody wants to get in the game.