- Jet Propulsion Lab CTO - 2014 IT Summit Keynote Speaker Tom Soderstrom, IT Chief Technology Officer, for NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory will be the luncheon keynote for the second annual UA IT Summit on Tuesday, October 28, 2014. [Read More]
- BIO5 Searchable Database Ignites Collaboration Published research at the University of Arizona is now far more accessible with the newly enhanced searchable life science database, BioConnect. Introduced by the UA’s BIO5 Institute, the updated BioConnect is the latest improvement in stimulating the collaborative nature of research on campus at UA. [Read More]
- UITS Launches NetID+ to Provide Stronger Protection for Campus Data To provide additional protection for sensitive data and online services on campus, University Information Technology Services is launching NetID+, a two-factor authentication service that will require more than just a single username and password. [Read More]
- Arizona Mobile App Has “Something for Everyone” University Information Technology Services (UITS) Web and Mobile Team has launched a fully redesigned Arizona Mobile app that offers enhanced features and even greater functionality for students, faculty, and staff. Developed in collaboration with several campus departments and services, the app provides users with convenient access to essential campus information from their smartphones, while maintaining key elements of ease and usability. [Read More]
Digital course materials are a growing trend in higher education. Growing numbers of students and faculty in higher education are taking advantage of digital media’s greater interactivity, customization of educational content, and opportunities for social collaboration.
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According to CNN Money, in January 2014, for the first time more people used the Internet for apps than they did for personal computer use. Internet traffic was: 47% from apps, 8% from mobile browsers, and 45% from personal computers.