April 30, 2014 TJ Houston

I have had a lot of users come to me because the IOS 7 update caused issues with not all of their Google Calendars not showing up on their mobile devices. If for some reason no calendars or contacts are showing then you should delete your account and re-add. To get started on your mobile device head to https://www.google.com/calendar/syncselect  You will have a list of your available calendars. Simply select the calendars that you want on your mobile device. Close the calendar app. Re-open the calendar and refresh the app by dragging down on the screen. It will take a few…

May 29, 2013 TJ Houston 1Comment

  There has been many times when a tool comes out and the only documentation on the subject is found on blogposts and Youtube videos. This is a great way to learn but sometimes its best to have a nice concise go to resource that will help step through everything with you. The book Instant Apple iBooks is just that. (more…)

November 27, 2012 TJ Houston 1Comment

Today I am leading a training on iPad basics for my admin team. Figured I would share the presentation and resources:   Links: Evernote Drive Adobe Reader Dropbox iBooks   Resources: #Mlearning iPad User Guide Tips & Tricks iPad Academy

September 11, 2012 TJ Houston 3Comment

@llacrosse and I have been racking our brains on how to connect the Apple TV to the projector. Last year we used Apple’s HDMI to DVI cable but that did not provide sound. We also tried using some of the airplaying software that I have covered in the passed but it was very buggy. Last weekend she DM’d me with a possible solution and I am happy to report that it works pretty solid in the classroom. (more…)

June 12, 2012 TJ Houston 46Comment

Previously I did a post as well as a video introducing the Apple Configurator. Today we are going to walkthrough setting up the devices for the first time in a cart situation in which you do not have to activate all of the individual devices. You can think of this like “imaging” the devices. (more…)

June 11, 2012 TJ Houston 21Comment

A few weeks ago I shared an app called Reflection that mirror’s your iPad screen onto your Mac. At that time I was un-aware of a Windows alternative. Andrew Mitchell shared an app that will project your iPad screen to your Windows computer as well as your Mac. Lets take a look at AirServer! (more…)