Stocking Filler: The EduApps Top 3
Stuck at home waiting for my car’s snow socks to arrive I thought it useful to remind you of one of RSC Scotland North & East’s stocking fillers, EduApps. Our RSC has been plugging open source and freeware for ages. Why? Because it has enormous (and still largely untapped) potential in education. Who else says […]
Create&Convert: Can you afford to ignore this?
A recent article in Fortune highlights ‘How corporate America went open-source’ which in turn highlights: A Forrester Research survey of the business landscape in the third quarter of last year found that 48% of respondents were using open source operating systems, and 57% were using open source code In reality the level of open source […]
EduApps – Portable applications in your pocket
Back in September 2008 we launched AccessApps, an initiative developed by the Scottish JISC Regional Support Centres in cooperation with JISC TechDis. This consisted of over 50 open source and freeware assistive technology applications which can be entirely used from a USB stick on a Windows computer as known as portable software. The huge advantage […]