Mine-Cast #2: Working with blogs in seminars – Part 2

Hello everybody,

the Mine-Cast is back. Again, we have got some interviews for you and the topic is related to our last post about blogging in seminars.
We asked three students to give us their opinions about blogging at university and this is what they told us.

We hope you enjoyed listening and would like to have you in the next one.

Reducing barriers: About the new “iPad” 2017

Hello everyone,

today I wanted to address something hardware related. You may have heard that Apple has replaced its former mid tear iPad Air 2 with a new iPad, simply called “iPad”. Usually, we are used to new products becoming thinner, lighter and faster. This time, Apple opted for a new strategy. Sure, the new iPad got an A9 SoC that is already working in the iPhone 6s and iPhone SE. Many have already noticed that the new iPad has not reduced its overall size and weight. Instead it has become 1,5mm thicker and round about 40 grams heavier, which makes it more comparable to the 2013 released iPad Air 1. Generation. Furthermore, the tablet’s touchscreen is not glued to the display anymore which makes for a noticeable air gap between the glass and display.

So why has Apple made this stepdown in quality? Continue reading “Reducing barriers: About the new “iPad” 2017″

Mine-Cast #1

Hello everyone, or “Helau” as we say during the carnival season in Mainz. In todays post I want to share three interviews with you, which were conducted at the University of Applied Sciences in Mainz. We simply want to provide some impressions of the student’s opinions about learning with mobile applications, cloud based tools etc.

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