Chrome Show: Common Core and Chromebooks vs. iPads

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News of more Chromebooks than iPads sold to U.S. schools in the third quarter isn’t terribly surprising; we’ve noted the trend several times this year. With tight budgets and lower-cost computers that meet most needs in the classroom, Chromebooks are a good choice. So too are iPads but they don’t have a keyboard, which could have some impact as well due to Common Core education standards being adopted by states.

We chat about that as well as Google’s Android app strategy on Chrome OS, plus a handy hidden feature in Chrome for Android on this week’s podcast.

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Hosts: Janko Roettgers and Kevin C. Tofel

More Chromebooks than iPads sold to schools in Q3. Common Core may be impacting this.

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