The backpacks are a lot lighter in one local high school, where iPads are replacing many of the textbooks. Every high school student is receiving one. But at what cost?
Instead of students lugging around heavy textbooks for each class, they are now required to have a laptop or tablet.
We’re all familiar with the advice, “If you see something, say something,” and if police in Brooklyn see a smartphone or tablet lying in your parked car in plain view, they will be saying something to you.
Parents and grandparents these days happily hand over their smartphones, iPads, and other tablets to the kids in their lives, most times as a babysitter or way to keep the little ones occupied.
State Senator Eric Adams likened the app to having a community watch group right on your cell phone.
The clock is ticking if you still have holiday shopping left to do. New apps can help you get your shopping done on time.
Apple Inc. fever was running high for New York City technophiles as the company released the updated version of its popular iPad tablet on Friday.