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Google Street View now has more university campuses

01/11/2012, It’s the start of the new year so some of you might be starting a new semester in a new school somewhere in the world. And just like every location you visit for the first time, you’re probably unfamiliar with where everything is. But thanks...

Foursquare announces custom badge program for universities

07/25/2011, Foursquare, one of the largest social check-in services available has just announced new custom badge program for universities that are keen on promoting the use of Foursquare on campus. Foursquare will be relaunching the Foursquare for Universities...

Amazon launches Kindle Textbook Rental services

07/18/2011, College and University graduates will probably be really jealous to hear that Amazon has launched a textbook rental service, where electronic versions of textbooks can be rented from Amazon’s Kindle Store, a service which was launched today.

Drug dispensing robots increase hospital efficiency and accuracy

03/11/2011, One of the most important aspects of being a pharmacist is the ability to dish out accurate amounts of required medication. When you have hundreds of patients to deal with everyday, the job gets tiring, tedious and mistakes are bound to happen. But not at...

Indian Students Develop Helmet That Can Charge Mobile Devices

05/10/2010, Eco technology seems to be the latest craze, and now two engineering students from a university in India have developed a helmet that can double up as a cell phone charger. The helmet is a result of their work for the university’s “green...

SnackBot back with a vengeance

10/16/2009, The SnackBot started off as a brainchild among students at the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University back in 2001 in the form of a Nursebot known as Pearl who rolled around offering snacks to old folks in retirement homes. 10 years...

iPhone Tracks Students In University

05/18/2009, Tokyo-based Aoyama Gakuin University’s School of Social Informatics lives up to its name by doing something radical – it makes sure students really attend their lectures and classes by tracking down the students’ iPhones, thanks to a...