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Baltimore City high school goes high-tech with tablets

Reginald F. Lewis High School is one of four Maryland schools participating in Verizon Wireless’ Mobile Learning Lab, a program where a Samsung Galaxy tablet-filled bus comes to the school once a week. This month, the school launched another partnership with Verizon Wireless: a 12-week trial of the Samsung tablets for use in Spanish classes.

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Tablets help Baltimore high school students get ready for business

As school administrators look for ways to boost academics through interactive technology, business leaders say there’s another advantage to putting more gadgets into students’ hands: it replicates the business world. “We don’t go into a meeting where people aren’t sitting ...

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Analysts: Gadget sales to top $1 trillion in 2012

LAS VEGAS — Developing countries like China and India will drive global sales of consumer electronics above $1 trillion this year for the first time, even as cash-strapped shoppers in the U.S. and Western Europe ease off spending for high-tech ...

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Manufacturers betting tablets will take off

LAS VEGAS — Big tablets and small tablets, white ones and black ones. Cheap ones and expensive ones. Brand names famous and obscure at the starting line of a race where the iPad is already a speeding dot near the ...

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