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Why iOS 8 will be a big deal to educators

Fraser Speirs is a leader in bringing the iPad into schools. Here's what he thinks iOS 8 will bring to the education market that iOS 7 didn't.

Apple's announcements further iPad revolution in education

Educator and developer Fraser Speirs reacts to Apple's Thursday announcements. Some of them are more revolutionary for educators than you'd think, but Speirs says the real revolution happened in 2010.

How iOS multitasking really works

Fraser Speirs clears up one of the most misunderstood parts about how iOS 5 works: Multitasking versus the App Switcher, and how they're not related to one another.

An iPad for every child

In one Scotland school, every student has been given an iPad. Here's how those tablets have changed the way kids learn.

The iPad's future shock

Fraser Speirs says that the iPad is an attempt to address the tech industry's greatest failure: the inability to make technology easy for regular people to use, so they can get on with their real jobs and lives.