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March 2014 Archives

iOS 7.1, Apple Devices, and Apple Programs

Wondering about the current status of iOS 7.1, Apple Devices, and Apple Programs here at UMD? Look no further.


Posted on Monday, Mar 31, 2014 | Permalink | No Comments


ITSS Faculty Fellows Program to Continue Next Academic Year

The success of the Faculty Fellows Program this year has led us to renewing it.


Posted on Thursday, Mar 27, 2014 | Permalink | No Comments


Read&Write Gold Tools, Part 2: Writing and Self-Editing

Read&Write Gold's writing and self-editing tools include Speech Input, Spelling-Grammar Checker, Verb Checker, Sounds Like and Confusable Words, Word Prediction, and Text-to-Speech.


Posted on Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 | Permalink | No Comments


ITSS By The Numbers: Faculty Technology Team

The ITSS Faculty Technology Team provides support for faculty, enabling them to use technology to enhance teaching, learning, and research as well as encouraging them to model effective and ethical use of technology for their students.


Posted on Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 | Permalink | No Comments


Policy Update: Guidelines on Purchasing Software

Over the past year, more and more units have been choosing to purchase software to improve their operations. This is a good thing. However, the purchase process for software is more complex than many may know.


Posted on Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 | Permalink | No Comments


Ten Years Ago in ITSS: AV Services Updated

The switch to an AV classroom podium master key was reported as a smooth transition in April 2004.


Posted on Wednesday, Mar 19, 2014 | Permalink | No Comments


Read&Write Gold Tools, Part 1: Reading

Read&Write Gold's reading tools include Text-to-Speech, Speech Maker, PDF Aloud, Screenshot Reader, Online Translator, Dictionary, Picture Dictionary, and Screen Masking.


Posted on Wednesday, Mar 12, 2014 | Permalink | No Comments