Schools Are Gobbling Up Chromebooks: 1 Million Sold in 3 Months


While the iPad continues to flourish in schools, lots of education software benefits from a physical keyboard, so laptops also make it easier for students to create — not just consume — content. Chromebooks could undergo wear and tear from students, too; schools don’t have to worry about repairs for the most part, considering the low price tag.

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Facebook Will Use Drones and Lasers to ‘Beam’ Internet to the World

After announcing last year, an initiative to improve Internet access across the globe, Mark Zuckerberg unveiled the Connectivity Lab, a new team of scientists that has been working on the ambitious project. He said that the Connectivity Lab would develop “new platforms for connectivity on the ground, in the air and in orbit,” according to a post on on Thursday.

How are they going to do it?